DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – More than 350 area high school students one day this spring toured the Forum Communications Printing-Detroit Lakes plant here. And the following day another 60 community residents toured the plant during an open house.
Both events were part of the 2013 Tour of Manufacturing, which featured four companies in Detroit Lakes and one in Audubon, Minn., and which FCP-Detroit Lakes took part in.
The tour was designed to educate students and the public about jobs and career opportunities in the manufacturing segment of the economy.
Forum Communications Printing-Detroit Lakes is owned by Forum Communications Co. Forum Communications is a multimedia information company based in Fargo, and owns dozens of newspapers, websites and television and radio stations, and commercial printing plants in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.