Waupaca County Forage Council Offers a $500 Scholarship for a Second Year

For a second year, the Waupaca County Forage Council will be awarding a $500 scholarship. Requirements for the scholarship are: The applicant must be a member, child, or employee of a current Waupaca County Forage Council member Have completed a minimum of one full year of post-secondary education by the summer of 2015 Be enrolled in […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Dog Training Workshop

The Outagamie County 4-H Dog Project will be hosting a Wisconsin 4-H Dog Training Workshop on Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12. This workshop is for all current and potential volunteer trainers and youth members at novice or above training levels!  It will held at Sleepy Creek Pet Lodge in New London, WI. This workshop […]

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2015 Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors

For the 30th year the Wisconsin Towns Association in conjunction with Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, Inc. will be awarding $7,000 in scholarships to the winners of an essay contest to high school seniors graduating in 2015 from either a public or private school in Wisconsin, who plan to enroll in a Wisconsin […]

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A Community Summit – the Tragedy of Heroin

On Friday, November 7, 2014 there will be a Community Summit – the Tragedy of Heroin.  It will be held at the Manawa Masonic Hall in Manawa. Heroin is a growing health and legal concern in our rural communities.  This summit will interest health professionals, judges, law enforcement, prosecutors, community corrections, GAL, social workers, schools, […]

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Would You Give an Hour to Save a Life?

Would you give an hour to save a life? QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) is designed for the general public to enhance awareness and teach the warning signs of suicide. There is no cost. Early recognition of the warning signs and knowing the three simple steps saves live There will be a training on Monday, October […]

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Press Release 7-28-14 – County Fair Orientation

PRESS RELEASE           Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI  54981 Phone:  (715) 258-6230    FAX:  (715) 258-6232   For Immediate Release . . . July 28, 2014               Waupaca County   Title:   County Fair Orientation for Junior Exhibitors Author:  Penny Tank, UW-Extension                       Entries for the 2014 Waupaca County Fair […]

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Press Release 7-28-14 – Pre-Fair Judging

PRESS RELEASE           Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI  54981 Phone:  (715) 258-6230    FAX:  (715) 258-6232   For Immediate Release . . . July 28, 2014   Waupaca County   Title:   Waupaca County Pre-Fair Judging Author:  Penny Tank, UW-Extension   The 2014 Waupaca County Fair is quickly approaching.  Junior Fair entries […]

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August-September 4-H Forecast

4-H Centennial News Be sure to get your collectible 4-H Centennial Cow for $7.00.  These are available at the UW-Extension Office and will be at the fair!  Showing your support of 4-H by having a Centennial yard sign at your house would be a great opportunity as well!  These are $5.00 each and will be […]

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June – July 4-H Forecast

It is hard to believe we are almost half way through our Centennial Year of Wisconsin 4-H!  I want to take this opportunity to highlight a few items that have already taken place and be sure you mark your calendars for upcoming events! Thank you to all of the club members, leaders, and families that […]

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