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Great meeting at the Town of Wolf River!

  Our Community Development Educator, Catherine Neiswender, taught about updating a Local Comprehensive Plan this week at the Town of Wolf River Plan Commission.  Hats off to the local elected and appointed officials for their contributions to communities in Winnebago County!  Contact UW-Extension if you looking for more information about updating a comprehensive plan.

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Local Government Essentials Training for Town, Village, City and County Officials

This program series covers fundamental topics Wisconsin local governments will face this spring.  Each program will provide ample opportunity for participant questions and comments. Programs will be moderated by UW-Extension’s Local Government Center Staff. First program – How to Run the Annual Town Meeting, Monday, March 16, 10:30am – 12:00 noon. To view the full […]

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ACT 377 – Implements of Husbandry (IoH) Law

Act 377 became effective January 15, 2015 Statewide, including in Winnebago County. The law created a no fee permit that allows farmers to exceed weight and length limits for farm implements and commercial farm vehicles when traveling on Town roads and County and State highways. In addition, the law provides for a process for identifying […]

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Youth Tractor and Machinery Safety Classes

The 2015 Youth Tractor and Machinery Safety Classes will be held every Saturday starting February 21st through March 28th from 8:30am to 12:30pm. YOUTH MUST BE 12 YEARS OLD IN ORDER TO ENROLL IN THE COURSE. Tractor and Machinery Certification is mandated by Federal legislation for any youth 14-15 years old working on a farm not […]

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2015 Winnebago County Board Scholarship

The Winnebago County Board Scholarship Program is offered to all high school seniors who reside in Winnebago County and plan to attend a post secondary educational institution. The Scholarship Program was developed to promote an awareness and an understanding of county government. Up to nine $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2015. Scholarship recipients will […]

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Share a Family Meal on Dine In Day-12/3/14

Looking for ways to connect with your children and help them be healthier? If so, University of Wisconsin-Extension family living educators and Family and Consumer Science professionals around the state encourage you to prepare and share a family meal together on Dec. 3, Family & Consumer Sciences “Dine In” Day.

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2015 Rent Smart Schedule Now Available!

Rent Smart provides practical education to help people looking for rental housing to acquire and keep decent housing. Our 2015 Rent Smart brochure includes a complete listing of workshop offerings in both Winnebago and Fond du Lac counties. Call 920-232-1973 to register or to obtain additional information.

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Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10

To make it easier for people to monitor their financial well-being, UW-Extension educators in Winnebago County are continuing the “Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10,” reminding people to view their three free reports each year on Feb. 2, June 6 and Oct. 10.

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