Join us for “Written Off” a Documentary on the Struggles of Opioid Addiction

Over the last several years, significant strides have been made to combat the opioid crisis. According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, from 2017 to 2019 the opioid-related deaths in Wisconsin declined by 1.8% and opioid-related emergency room visits declined by 16.8%.  Although these numbers are encouraging, there are still hundreds and thousands of […]

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Help the 4-H Ambassadors Food Drive!

Lincoln County 4-H Ambassadors need your help! They will be collecting items for the Kinship of Tomahawk. Drop off location will be at the Lincoln County Extension Office 801 N Sales Street in Merrill or H&R Block in Tomahawk. HELP the Ambassadors WIN the friendly competition against Langlade County 4-H Ambassadors.

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On The Radio! Payroll Protection Program – Links and More Information

The UW educators take to the airwaves, appearing on the local radio stations, sharing many of the good resources that Extension Lincoln County provides.  Don’t worry if you missed us!  You can listen to the WJJQ radio spot online:  WJJQ News Podcasts  Look under “Morning Conversations” for UW Extension. WJMT doesn’t their broadcasts available online, […]

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Lincoln County MASS Project: Important Information

Hi Everyone! Because of everything going on in the world, we will not be having an in-person mandatory meeting for beef this year. Instead, we are asking if you are interested in showing beef for MASS this year to complete the following steps below: Text Holly at 715-218-4383 or email lincolncomass@gmail.com your name and how […]

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4-H Express: December-January Newsletter

Keep up with all the things that Lincoln County 4-H is doing!  Read the most recent 4-H Newsletter here: December 2020-January 2021! Or if you would rather just skip to the article you are interested in: Page 1 Welcome letter from Lincoln County Leader’s Board president Page 2 –3 Enrollment Information – Enroll in 4-H […]

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Grief, loss and new traditions during the holidays

Feelings of grief and loss can be particularly strong around the holidays. The drastic changes to our routine, traditions, and way of life we’ve experienced due to COVID-19 adds another layer to grief and loss. Join us for an interactive, virtual presentation where you’ll learn about common reactions to grief and loss, how to identify […]

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We Are All Grieving

As the pandemic continues for a longer period of time, the feelings of loss, isolation, and loneliness are likely to increase as a result of the physical distancing we all need to do.  These things overtime can impact both our physical and mental health. One of the most important things we can do is to […]

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Support Lincoln County 4-H: Buy 4-H 2019 Lincoln County Plat Books

Several people have contacted the Extension Office inquiring about the “2020 Plat Books” that they have received a postcard about. Unfortunately, these plat books are not connected to the Lincoln County 4-H. We do not have these 2020 plat books, nor will any of the proceeds from their sales go to Lincoln County 4–H. HOWEVER, […]

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Safe Preserving Tips in the time of COVID-19

“Whether you are new to canning, returning to canning because of the pandemic, or have always canned the bounty of your harvest, there are certain tips that will help ensure that your time and efforts lead to safe, healthy food for your family”, says Dr. Barbara Ingham, Food Safety Specialist with University of Wisconsin-Madison Division […]

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