2019-20 After the Bell Program

For the 2019-20 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Monday, September 9, 2019.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 118 (enter the school through Door 14) at the Prairie River […]

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Parents Play Important Role in Preventing Substance Use among Teens

Now that school is out and summer has officially begun, young people are enjoying some free time.  Most young people are making the choice not to engage in risky behaviors including using alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.   Parents play an important role in their teen’s decisions to avoid substances. In the May 8, 2019 issue […]

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Drug Take Back Every Day in Lincoln County

Spring has finally arrived. As you get started spring cleaning this year, consider disposing of unused or unwanted medications. Wisconsin has seen a significant increase in opioid overdose deaths over the last several decades. In 2000, there were 111 deaths due to opioid overdose. In 2017, that number increased to 916. That’s more than a […]

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2019 4-H Summer Camp – Adult Staff Needed

Are you interested in attending the 2019 4-H Summer Camp?  We are seeking adults who would love to spend a few days at one of our 4-H Camps as an adult chaperone.  It is a great opportunity to learn along side our 4-H youth while building relationships that last a life time. Check out the […]

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E-Cigarette PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY

This health advisory is being issued by the State and Local Health Officers to inform the public about the alarming statistics on current e-cigarette use among youth in Wisconsin. In Wisconsin, current e-cigarette use among Wisconsin high school students increased 154% between 2014 and 2018. In 2014, just under 8% of Wisconsin high school students […]

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Annual Leaders Training – Important Reminder!

Club organizational leaders and charter groups please take note.  This training is mandatory for all chartered clubs and groups. However, all leaders and youth leaders are welcome to attend. If you have questions, please contact Holly. Register at http://bit.ly/2A8x3uR or call the Lincoln County UWEX office. See flyer for more information.  

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Emmet Project Comes to Lincoln County

The Emmet Project is coming to Lincoln County. They will be hosting monthly meetings starting in January. Come engage in many new activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and so much more!! This is for all youth in 3rd grade and older create. Sign up today! See flyer for more information regarding dates and […]

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