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Iron County Regional Trail Charrette, Oct. 4th

Charrette (noun): a meeting in which all stakeholders in a project attempt to resolve conflicts & map solutions. As part of ongoing efforts to expand non-motorized trails in Iron County, the Iron County Regional Trail Committee is hosting an exciting public visioning event.  All interested community members, neighbors, & partners are invited to participate in […]

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Elderly Internet Adoption Focus Group, Sept. 29

The UW-Extension Broadband & E-Commerce Education Center has joined forces with Bader Philanthropies to tackle the issue of broadband (high speed internet) adoption by the elderly in Northern Wisconsin.  There are a wide array of technology devices and services available today that could help seniors remain independent longer if only they would adopt using them. […]

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Value of Volunteers at Iron County Summer Youth Camp

Volunteers are essential to the success of 4-H programs, and Iron County Summer Youth Camp (ICSYC) is no exception! Over the years, we have had volunteers come and go – some spending the entire week at camp, others spending a few hours of their days or evenings. Many, such as Sunny Ofstad and Kandie Harma, […]

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EHPAC Advances Local Collaborative Health Efforts

This spring heralded a new chapter of collaborative efforts to improve health in the Gogebic Range when Iron County UW-Extension and partners successfully launched the Eating Healthy and Physical Activity Coalition of the Gogebic Range.  The mission of EHPAC is to promote physical activity and healthy eating across the Gogebic Range through a multifaceted strategy […]

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Iron County, WI Mobile Food Pantry – Change to One Distribution Site

Beginning in January 2016, Iron County will have one Mobile Food Pantry distribution site for all eligible Iron County, WI residents. Distribution will be at the Hurley location on the last Monday of each month from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. Free Supplemental Food for Low-Income Residents Who can receive food? Low income residents of Iron […]

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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 […]

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