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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, […]

Lauren Vinopal, Sophomore at GCC/4-H Program Summer Assistant

New Faces Come With New Ideas

  The summer months in the Iron County University of Wisconsin Extension Office are busy and filled with energy. We prepare for all of the summer programming happening in the county. Iron County Summer Youth Camp, Iron County Outpost Camp, 4-H Cloverbud Day Camps, TrailBlazers, Garden to Market, 4-H Shooting Sports, and a few new […]

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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 […]


Garden to Market Starts May 25!

Garden to Market 2016 is starting Wednesday, May 25!  All students in grades 5-8 are encouraged to participate.  We will grow a variety of plants in the Hurley K-12 School garden, sell our horticulture products and crafts at the Iron County Farmers Market (Facebook page), and connect with area businesses to explore and build our local […]

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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 […]