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2016 Lincoln County Fair Entry Process

The Lincoln County Fair Association has announced this year’s entry process for those individuals wishing to exhibit in Junior or Open Division at the 2016 Lincoln County Fair.  If you are needing some assistance in entering your exhibits, Cindi and Debbie will be holding two sessions to assist individuals — Wednesday, June 8th from 6 […]


Grazing and Pasture Management Meeting with Dr. Yoana Newman

Dr. Yoana Newman, UW-River Falls Assistant Professor of Forages and UW-Extension Forage Specialist, will discuss forage research as it pertains to North Central Wisconsin.  She will also discuss her experiences as an Extension Forage Specialist in Texas and Florida.  We will conclude with a discussion on grazing and pasture management educational opportunities. Location: Lincoln County […]



Lincoln County Emergency Management Director Jeff Kraft has set up a severe weather spotter training with NOAA weather out of Green Bay, WI for May 12th.  If you are interested in attending, please see the attached announcement for more information. SKYWARN – severe Storm Spotter Training


2015 Lincoln County Plat Book on Sale

The new 2015 edition of the Lincoln County Plat Book is now available for purchase at the UW-Extension office located in the Lincoln County Service Center at 801 N. Sales Street, Suite 101 in Merrill. Plat books are also available for purchase at Heartland Cooperative in Merrill; and in Tomahawk at Chuck’s Sport Shop, Town […]


“After the Bell” Program to Start Tuesday, September 8th

For the 2015-16 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 111 (enter the school through Door 13) at the Prairie River […]


Summer Camp Fun!!!!

Summer Camp Fun! Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp.  33 campers, 8 camp counselors, and 5 adults braved the wilderness of  the Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center (http://fyi.uwex.edu/uphamwoods/) in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin from June 29-July 2.  Many fun and […]


Lincoln County Parenting Support Network website

The Lincoln County Parenting Support Network would like to announce a website for parents in Lincoln County, WI.  Please encourage Lincoln County parents to subscribe – they will receive ONE weekly email that notes all of the articles that week.  We will post many Merrill Events in addition to parent information to those who subscribe.  […]

4-H Summer Camp Campers, Counselors and Adult Staff

Summer Camp Fun!

Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp.  22 campers, 5 camp counselors, and 8 adults braved the wilderness of Trails End Camp in Bruce Wisconsin from June 16-19.  Many fun and exciting educational experiences made this year’s 4-H summer camp […]

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Gardening Website

We have developed a new gardening website called the Lincoln County Horticulture Hotline.  This site has pictures of insects and weeds that have been identified by the Lincoln County UW-Extension Office.  We are also working on adding disease and insect update newsletters and links from the University of Wisconsin Pathology Lab and the Entomology Department. […]