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Xcel Energy grants DCTC $10,000

The Dakota County Technical College Foundation received a $10,000 grant from Xcel Energy to fund scholarships in the college's Electrical Lineworker program. The grant was made through the Education focus area for Xcel Energy's corporate giving, part of the company's effort to support nonprofit agencies providing services in towns and cities served by Xcel Energy. Pictured are DCTC Dean Mike Opp, DCTC Electrical Lineworker Instructor Steve Addy, Xcel Energy Manager of Community Relations and Economic Development Colette Jurek, DCTC Executive Director of Foundation and Alumni Tharan Leopold, DCTC Electrical Lineworker Instructor Dale Olofson.