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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Iron County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: On June 15, 2021 Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was officially confirmed by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in Iron County. Iron County became the 60th Wisconsin county to be confirmed to have EAB.

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Babysitter Training Registration is OPEN!

The Babysitter Training is a 2021 summer program designed to introduce youth, ages 11+, into the world of babysitting. They will learn how to properly take care of children of all different ages. They will also learn how to address and handle situations in a proper way. This year, participants will become certified in CPR by  and listen to guest speakers from the local fire and police department, and more!

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Iron County Online Remote Worker Event

After the challenges of 2020 and opportunities thereafter, more people are seeing why remote work makes for a great lifestyle in the northwoods!  Iron County partners invite area remote workers to chime in for an hour of virtual conversation on Wednesday, June 23 from noon to 1pm CST.  Register in advance at tinyurl.com/IronOnline. Iron County, […]

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Iron County Outpost Camp Registration is OPEN!

Iron County Outpost Camp registration is now OPEN! Outpost Camp takes place Tuesday, July 13 – Friday, July 16 at Lake of the Falls in Mercer, WI. This 4-day tent camping experience is available to Iron County youth, grades 6-8 and includes biking, canoeing and leadership building activities. We only have space available for 14 campers (6 female campers/6 male campers) so we are recommending pre-registering early!

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Iron County Summer Youth Camp Pre-Registration is OPEN!

We are excited to announce that Iron County Summer Youth Camp 2021 is a go! However, due to current COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines set by the CDC, American Camping Association and Wisconsin 4-H, WE ONLY HAVE SPACE FOR 45 CAMPERS (50% CAPACITY), currently enrolled in grades 3-5. BE SURE TO GET YOUR PRE-REGISTRATION IN EARLY! 

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2020 Annual Report to the Iron County Board of Supervisors

WE ARE EXCITED TO SHARE OUR 2020 ANNUAL REPORT TO THE IRON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS WITH YOU!

This report features the impactful programming conducted in 2020 by the Extension Iron County office, from all of our major educational programs in Community Resource Development, 4-H Youth Development, FoodWIse Nutrition Education and Horticulture/Agriculture.

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