(Hennepin County, MN) — Hennepin County has announced an education and training program for inmates. Officials say the HCSO H.O.P.E. Program will allow every inmate to get a formal education, learn skilled trades, and take adult enrichment classes. Partners for the program include AutoZone and Minneapolis Public Schools, but some supplies are still needed to help launch the effort. Hennepin County reports that almost 30-percent of inmates do not have a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
Hennepin County Launching Inmate Education, Training Program
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-21T04:55:35-05:00September 21st, 2021|
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Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!