Highlights of Taking Care of You Starts October 20th!

Explore ways to take better care of yourself and manage stress in biweekly 45-minute Zoom sessions! Three Extension Educators serving Bayfield, Douglas, Iron, Green and Lafayette Counties are teaming up to provide the Highlights of Taking Care of You series starting October 20th!   This 4-week series meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:15-1:00pm, October 20, 22, […]

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Explore Northern Iron County Backyard Adventure Month

Extension Iron County and NICER (Northern Iron County Engaged Residents) invite you to participate in the Explore Northern Iron County Backyard Adventure Month, which will be taking place the whole month of September! What a great way to learn more about the unique natural and historical locations that Northern Iron County has to offer!
15 LOCATIONS! FAMILY FRIENDLY FUN! COOL PRIZES!

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2019 Annual Report to the Iron County Board of Supervisors

We are excited to share our 2019 Annual Report to the Iron County Board of Supervisors with you! This report features the impactful programming conducted in 2019 by the Extension Iron County office, from all of our major educational programs in Community Resource Development, 4-H Youth Development, Family Living, Nutrition Education, and  Agriculture/Horticulture.

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Extension Iron County – Limited Office Capacity During COVID-19 Outbreak

The Extension Iron County office will have limited capacity during the COVID-19 outbreak. Iron County Extension educators must follow UW-Madison protocol and have been advised to start working remotely. The Iron County Courthouse (and all Iron County Buildings) are currently open, but public visitation to all non-essential offices is currently suspended until further notice. For more information, please continue reading.

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2019 FoodWIse Reports Show Impact in and around Iron County

FoodWIse is a federally funded statewide by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). If you would like to learn how this program impacts Iron County and the rest of Wisconsin, continue reading!

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2019 FoodWIse Annual Report – Iron County

We are excited to share our 2-page FoodWIse Annual Report, which highlights the programming that FoodWIse Nutrition Educator, Deborah Leonard and FoodWIse Nutrition Coordinator, Stephanie Bakker provided to Iron County residents this past year.

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Hygge Hike – FREE Community Snowshoe Hike

NICER-Northern Iron County Engaged Residents, Extension Iron County, Hurley Area Chamber and community volunteers are organizing the 2nd annual Hygge [Hoo-ga] Hike! This family friendly snow shoe hike also includes a chili cook off. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 29!

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SISU Endurance Team XC Ski Club Registration Now Open!

Registration for the 3rd annual SISU Endurance Team XC Ski Club is now open! This program is available to Iron and Gogebic County youth, grades K-12. Cost is $40 per child. The goal is to get kids to participate in a fun, silent sport that they will be able to enjoy for a lifetime.

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