POWELL, Wyoming — Northwest College in Powell is beginning construction of a $14.25 million building on campus.
Ground breaking on the Yellowstone Building is scheduled for Thursday.
The 47,000-square-foot building will house nursing, allied health, criminal justice and law enforcement education programs. In addition, it will have a community conference center to accommodate workforce training programs, conferences, community events and larger-venue demands.
It also will be home to the Communication Program and the Social Science and Education Division.
The Powell Tribune reports the state of Wyoming contributed $9.38 million toward construction.
Construction is scheduled to be completed by fall 2014.
Information from: Powell (Wyo.) Tribune, http://www.powelltribune.com