Changing Climate, Changing Tickborne Illnesses!

With changing climate comes changing tickborne illnesses! Join us on Thursday, September 26th from 6-8 PM at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center to learn about the new forms of illnesses that ticks may be carrying and the uncommon symptoms to look for that may go easily undiagnosed.

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Extension Week – Connecting the U to YOU

The week of October 7-11, Extension in the Bayfield and Ashland Counties will be holding workshops and activities that highlight some of the ways that Extension connects the resources and knowledge of the University of Wisconsin to You! Presented by: University of Wisconsin – Division of Extension Educators in Ashland and Bayfield Counties.

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Are You Ready for an Emergency or Disaster?

September is FEMA’s National Preparedness Month! Join us on Thursday, September 19th from 6 to 8 PM at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center to learn how to prepare for a personal or community emergency with Ashland and Bayfield counties’ 9-1-1 and emergency management personnel.

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Here Comes the Sun in Ashland County!

Ashland County recently tapped into the power of the sun as a way to lower its energy costs by taking advantage of affordable solar energy systems. Check out this post for updates on the effectiveness of solar energy and to learn more about what Ashland County is doing to reduce energy costs!

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Hazardous Waste Collection

The annual Ashland County Clean Sweep collection, which gives you the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted hazardous chemicals, is scheduled for Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 3-7pm at WITC – Ashland Campus south parking lot.

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