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2017 Lincoln County Fair Entry Process

2017 Fair Entry Process The 2017 Fair Exhibitor’s Handbook is available online at the Lincoln County Fair website (lincolncofair.com) by clicking on the Exhibitor tab. The handbook is in PDF format and can be printed off entirely or just the sections you are interested in.  The handbook is available to view at the UW-Extension Office […]

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4-H Summer Camp – Open to All Lincoln County Youth in 2nd – 8th Grades

Still a few days left to register for this year’s  Summer Camps. Registrations are due Monday, May 15th for both Junior and Intermediate camp. Lincoln County will be camping with Taylor, Portage and Waupaca Counties.  Registration information is available below and included in the April/May 4-H newsletter.  Registrations for camp are due May 15th. Junior […]

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Affordable Garden Plots Available

Applications are now being accepted for plots at the Tall Pines Community Garden. The garden is located at the Corner of Sixth Street and Memorial Street. The garden is open to anyone interested in a garden alongside others in their community. To apply, contact Ann Stoeckmann, Lincoln County Health Department astoeckmann@co.lincoln.wi.us or by phone 715-536-0307 […]

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Project Discovery Day Planned for April 22, 2017

Project Discovery Day is designed to provide youth in 5-year old kindergarten and older, a chance to discover what they can learn and do in 4-H.  During the day, youth can choose to participate in a variety of sessions that are led by 4-H adult and older youth volunteers and University of Wisconsin-Extension staff members.  […]

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Now is the Time to Enroll in 4-H

Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development programs provide fun, hands-on learning in a safe, welcoming atmosphere, giving youth the support and space they need to master the necessary skills for future success.   4-H is open to all youth (5-year old kindergarten through one year beyond high school graduation and not to extend beyond the age of 19 […]

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“After the Bell” Program

For the 2016-17 school year, the “After the Bell” program began on Monday, September 12, 2016.  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 118 (note new location and enter the school through Door 14) at […]

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New Lily Insect Pest Comes to Lincoln County

The lily leaf beetle was first introduced to Marathon County in 2014 and then spread to Portage County earlier this year.  It was recently found in a lily garden in Merrill.  The lily leaf beetle is native to Europe.  It is believed that the beetles were introduced to Eastern United States in 1992 on a […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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