Summary of the 2020 Rural Lincoln County Broadband Survey

In late 2020, Lincoln County-Extension, in collaboration with Lincoln County,  conducted a survey of property owners in the unincorporated portions of the County to determine high speed internet availability and demand within the County. The community anecdotally understood that there was limited access to broadband outside of the County’s incorporated cities of Merrill and Tomahawk, […]

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Learn How to Start a Food Business: FREE SEMINAR

Northeast WI Technical College is offering a 1-day, virtual summit on how to start a food business. To be successful in running a food business, you’ll need a basic understanding of food processing, packaging, marketing, and distribution. Join in on this FREE virtual Food Summit. What You’ll Learn 9:00 a.m. – Food Business 101: Is […]

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4-H Scholarship Application is Now Open!

Scholarship Applications are due May 1, 2021! Qualifications: • Currently enrolled in the Lincoln County 4-H Program. • Completing senior year of high school, as well as enrolled in a technical college or university for the upcoming fall. • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 is required. Directions: • Application must be submitted by May 1st […]

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4-H AmeriCorp Position Posted for 2021-2022

Look what’s new in Lincoln County Extension! Are you a college student, a retiree, or other adult looking for an experience that provides a service, gains leadership skills, networks with other UW Extension staff, and builds a resume? The Lincoln County UW Madison Division of Extension office is currently seeking a individual that is interested […]

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Attention New 4-H Volunteers! Register for your VIP training today

Don’t let this pass you by! To be a recognized leader as a 4-H volunteer in the Wisconsin 4-H Youth development program.  All adults ages 18 years and older must complete the volunteers in preparation (VIP) training.  The purpose of this training is to ensure the safety and well-being of all participants. VIP training is […]

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Live Well with Heart Disease: Workshop for Adults with Heart Disease!

Do you or someone you know have one of the following health conditions? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Coronary artery disease Chronic heart failure Atrial fibrillation Other type of heart disease Live Well with Heart Disease is a six-week virtual workshop for adults of all ages who have any type of heart disease, or who […]

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Live Healthy with Diabetes: Workshop for Adults with Diabetes!

Do you have diabetes? Do you live with someone who has diabetes? Healthy Living with Diabetes is a six-week workshop for adults of all ages who have type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, or who care for someone that does. Make a commitment to attend our FREE Healthy Living with Diabetes VIRTUAL workshop. During six weekly sessions, […]

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STEM Workshops with PBS Wisconsin Education Team

Join the Langlade & Lincoln County 4-H Ambassadors as they team with the PBS Wisconsin Education Team to present 2 virtual STEM workshops.    You’re A Star –  Tuesday, March 30, 10 – 11 am Youth in Grades 5K-2 Want to learn more about Black Space Scientists, PBS KIDS, and participate in a hands-on, building […]

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Identity Theft: Protect & Prevent

Join us for a virtual presentation on identity theft! Tuesday, March 16th, 2:00 – 3:00 pm Join us and learn about identity theft—from what it is and how it happens to learning how to spot it, how to protect yourself, and steps to take if you are a victim. Helpful resources will be shared during […]

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Calling All Teens: Learn to Strengthen Your Calm

Today’s teens face many challenges. They are being pulled in many different directions at one time, with little guidance on how to deal with the multiple demands placed on them. This FREE introduction to Strengthen you Calm is a one-session zoom-led mindfulness workshop that introduces teens to strategies and techniques that will help them focus […]

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