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County News

March 3, 2015

Do you help take care of an older family member or friend? If so, you are not alone. Over 65 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking and other services on a daily or on an intermittent basis. Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach is here to help by providing Powerful Tools for Caregivers. Get the tools you need to take care of yourself duringsix sessions held at the ISU Extension and Outreach O’Brien County conference room Monday evenings starting April 6. Sessions run from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The O’Brien County extension office is located at 340 2nd St. SE in Primghar.

Animal Science Field Days
March 3, 2015

High School students from the area attend Animal Science Field Days Mar. 11, 12 and 13 at Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon.

January 25, 2015

4-H members in grades 6, 7 or 8th can register now for 4-H PLUNGE, an overnight leadership training event held at Camp Foster YMCA located on East Lake Okoboji in Spirit Lake.

January 16, 2015

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Summer Associate Educator will work with youth and adults in Sioux, O’Brien, Lyon, Osceola and Clay Counties to deliver and support STEM research-based education. Interested applicants are asked to submit application documents electronically by Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 to Wade Weber, Regional 4-H & Youth Specialist, wadewebr@iastate.edu

ANR Summer Educator Associate
January 16, 2015

The Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Summer Associate Educator works with youth and adults in Sioux, O’Brien, Lyon, Osceola and Clay Counties to create and support agriculture and natural resources research-based education. Interested applicants are asked to submit application documents electronically by Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 to Wade Weber, Regional 4-H & Youth Specialist, wadewebr@iastate.edu

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March 2, 2015 11:41 AM

Bob Hartzler and Mike Owen, professors of agronomy and ISU Extension and Outreach weed scientists, updated the...

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