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Local leaders honored by Lake Superior Reserve

Contact: Erika Washburn, 715-919-2154, Erika.Washburn@uwex.edu James Hurley, director of Wisconsin Sea Grant, and Terry White, Second District supervisor of Douglas County, were honored recently by the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and its Reserve Advisory Board. Both Hurley and White were recognized with outstanding achievement awards for their support of the Reserve by Director […]

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The soils of Wisconsin

This week is all about the soils of Wisconsin with our guest James Bockheim. Topics of the podcast include Wisconsin soils, the unique soil profiles, the places you can go studying soils, and more!

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Can I still sign up for health insurance?

Many people have questions about the future of health insurance in the United States. It’s important to know that at this time, nothing has changed and options still remain available for the 2017 calendar year.

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Wisconsin celebrates Money Smart Week April 22-29

There’s no better time to think about personal financial goals than during Money Smart Week Wisconsin from April 22-29. Many University of Wisconsin-Extension offices and partner organizations offer a range of financial education seminars, workshops, displays and more at various locations statewide. Interested individuals can find Money Smart Week events in their area online at moneysmartweek.org.

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Egg safety basics for springtime celebrations

Eggs are a familiar symbol of spring. They are one of nature’s most nutritious and economical foods and feature prominently at many spring holiday celebrations. A few basic steps will help ensure all your springtime recipes are “eggcellent” and food safe!

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