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Aging Friedly Communities Summit

Iron County, WI 3rd Annual Aging Friendly Communities Summit

Celebrate Healthy Living at Every Age! By the year 2035, a projected 39% of Iron County’s population will be over age 65. In anticipation of this age boom an Aging-Friendly Communities Coalition was formed to begin raising awareness about the impacts of an aging population. Last year the coalition held its second Aging Friendly Communities […]


Master Gardener Level 1 Training

Iron County UW-Extension Horticulture Assistant Darrin Kimbler is offering a Wisconsin Master Gardener Level 1 training in Hurley from October 14th, 2015 to January 20, 2016. Registration closes September 2nd, and interested individuals should register early as there are limited spaces. Successful completion of this training, in addition to 24 hours of volunteer time after […]

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Fe University: Living LiFe, Summer Courses

The Iron County Aging Friendly Communities group is taking registrations for the FE University summer courses, no previous experience is necessary. Don’t wait to register, stop in the Iron County UW-Extension at the Iron County Courthouse to pick up a registration or call the office at 715-561-2695.   Term 1 Summer Courses: Artful Nature Journals […]

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Iron County, WI Mobile Food Pantry – Two distribution sites – New Mercer time

Iron County now has two distribution sites for the Mobile Food Pantry.  Distributions are from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Hurley location, and now from 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Mercer location on the last Monday of each month. Free Supplemental Food for Low-Income Residents Who can receive food? Low income residents of Iron County, Wisconsin What […]

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Announcing Website Promoting the Gogebic Range

Visit the promotional website designed to attract young people to the Gogebic Range of Iron County, Wisconsin and Gogebic County, Michigan” – www.felivelife.com Help promote this website by putting an “Fe” bumper sticker on your vehicle. Contact Will Andresen for your free bumper sticker. The “Beautiful Northwoods Adenture” website (www.felivelife.com) is now on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1546928383#!/pages/FeLiveLifecom/116514315029971?ref=ts Become a […]