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Now Hiring: FoodWIse Nutrition Educator

FoodWIse is on the lookout for someone to join the Ashland, Bayfield, Iron County team as their newest Nutrition Educator! Nutrition Educators are peer educators who adapt teaching to honor cultures and experiences. We engage people from the diverse communities of Wisconsin to adopt healthy food and physical activity habits. This position is a part […]

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Save the Date! 2021 Local Food Summit in Sawyer County and LCO Tribe

  The Agenda can be viewed or downloaded here. Follow this link to register in advance online.    For more information about the Summit please call Ariga Grigoryan at UW-Madison, Division of ExtensionSawyer County at 715.638.3295 or email: ariga.grigoryan@wisc.edu. To register via phone please call Jessica Kujala, UW extension Support Staff at 715-634-4868 or contact […]

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A Look Back | Ashland County Reads: VOTE!

A dozen local elected officials in Ashland County recently participated in a unique community reading project called “Ashland County Reads: VOTE!” Officials from the Ashland County Board, towns, Bad River Band, city of Ashland, and the Ashland School District’s school board each read several pages from the award-winning children’s book called E is for Election […]

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2021 Annual Cleansweeps Hazardous Waste Collection Dates Announced

Save the date, the annual Cleansweeps Hazardous Waste Collection is coming up! Collections will take place from 2:00-6:00 pm on June 22nd at the Bayfield County garage in Washburn; this site will also include an agriculture and marine plastic wrap collection! There will also be a collection from 2:00-6:00pm on June 23rd at the WITC […]

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What you need to know about UW-Extension Ashland County

Ashland County has provided Extension services to its farmers, youth, families and communities since 1915, over 105 years! Being a consistent presence in the Ashland County community, it is important residents understand our work and initiatives. Click here to view our current Extension Ashland County information guide. Feel free to share with other members of […]

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Parents Forever Co-Parenting Education Online Class

Co-parenting education is offered via Zoom video conference. An internet connection, webcam, microphone and active participation are required to certify course completion. Arrangements can be made to take the class in person if needed. Registered students only. Online registration and payment of $20 are required.

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4-H Online Enrollment and Re-Enrollment

Attention new and returning Ashland County 4-H families! 4HOnline enrollment/re-enrollment for the 2020-2021 year begins with the introduction of the new 4HOnline website, 4HOnline 2.0, which is now LIVE! For more information, continue reading.

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Helpful Resources During COVID-19

Resources and helpful information for all Extension Ashland County program areas to help our community during this uncertain time. Topics include finances, small business, parenting, agriculture, stress & well-being.

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