On November 7th 2017 the Iron County Board took a major step in engaging the counties young people in local decision making by approving a resolution that creates 4 seats for youth in grades 9-12 on the Iron County Board of Supervisors. Six students from Mercer and Hurley Schools will be the first members of the Iron County Youth Leadership Council.Read More...
Please join us for Grandparent Cafés – Brewing Strong Families & Communities
⇒ Mondays: November 6, 13, 20
Neil Klemme, Iron County 4-H Youth Development Educator was featured on Wisconsin Public Radio, Central Time, where he discussed the work he has been doing to engage youth in community development projects.Read More...
Iron County UW-Extension will be offering another beginner Master Gardener Training this fall.
Leven I Training will be held in Hurley and run from October 11 through January 10th.
For more information, call Iron County Horticulture Educator, Darrin Kimbler at 715-561-2695.
IRON COUNTY WELCOMES NEW AREA EXTENSION DIRECTOR, MARY PARDEE
Mary Pardee is the new Area Extension Director (AED) for Iron, Ashland, Bayfield and Douglas Counties.
Iron County UW-Extension Welcomes Gina Monroe, who will be coordinating the FoodWIse program for Ashland, Bayfield, and Iron Counties as a new UW-Extension Hire working out of the Ashland County UW-Extension office.Read More...
If you are a grandparent living in Iron County, please complete the survey in this article. Paper copies are available at the Mercer Library, the Hurley Library and the UW Extension office in the Iron County Courthouse. The survey will be open until August 15th. Those who complete the survey will be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card to Sharon’s Coffee Company.Read More...
Free Internet Fair to be held at the Mercer Community Center on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 4-8 pm. What you need to know about……..
Gogebic and Iron Co. Broadband-Past, Present & Future Plans, Online Education & Careers, Home Security and “Smart Home” Appliances, Home Based Employment Opportunities, Internet Safety 101.
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Iron County UW-Extension 4H Youth Development Educator, Neil Klemme took part in a podcast on June 21, 2017. In the latest Working Differently in Extension podcast, Bob Bertsch talks to Neil about Iron County and his work with youth.Read More...
SUMMER TIME IS OUR FAVORITE TIME!
Please welcome our 2017 Summer Interns, Becca and Danielle. We are so happy to have them join our UW-Extension team over the next 8 weeks.