Weather Forecast

Joel Uecker, a senior high school student from Wagner, welds during the skill test portion of Mitchell Technical Institute’s welding challenge Friday morning in Mitchell. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)

PHOTOS: MTI welding competition

Life Mitchell,South Dakota 57301
The Daily Republic
PHOTOS: MTI welding competition
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

Twenty-one students from as far away as Spearfish and Rapid City competed in a welding skill test and written test for a chance at $9,000 in total scholarship money from MTI during a welding competition on Friday. The top three contestants won scholarship money and the top 12 won prizes from local businesses and sponsors, said welding instructor Travis Peterson.