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Need to check details for an event, verify a date, or find a location? Check our new Calendar of Events, which you can access from the menu at the top of the page. This is a one-stop calendar for all of our events – 4-H, agriculture workshops, classes, etc., but it is a work in […]


Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) Information

Recent outbreaks of avian influenza on Midwest poultry farms have raised many questions. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has provided several fact sheets on the Animal Diseases/Avian Influenza page of their website. Lisa Olson-McDonald, West Central Regional Director of Wisconsin Emergency Management, has recommended these two fact sheets in particular: […]

Camp Upham Woods

4-H Camp

June 29 – July 2 Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center near Wisconsin Dells Nature exploration, archeology, caving, hiking, crafts, and more Register through 4-H Online. Registration opens May 2 and closes May 22. For 4-H members who have completed grades 3-8. $50 per camper.

Town Officials Workshops

Workshops for Town Officials

Town officials can choose from 11 locations to attend a 2015 workshop that covers duties, ethics, open meetings, roads, enforcement and more. The closest locations to Taylor County are: Stevens Point: Tuesday, May 2 Minocqua: Wednesday, May 13 Rice Lake: Tuesday, June 2 Eau Claire: Wednesday June 3 The fee is $65 (includes instruction, materials, […]

Farmer's Market sign

Medford Farmer’s Markets Open May 9 and May 19

Opening Dates: Saturday, May 9, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. or until products are sold out. Taylor County Fairgrounds on the corner of Highways 13 and 64 in Medford Runs through October 31 Tuesday, May 19, 1 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. City of Medford Parking Lot on Whelen St just south of Highway 64 (Broadway […]


Advance Parliamentary Procedure for Local Governments WisLine

A 4-session WisLine workshop will begin April 1 for local government officials and others who would like to improve their understanding of how to conduct a meeting following proper parliamentary procedures including Robert’s Rules of Order and other related guidance. Sessions will be held from 4-5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, April 1, 8, 15, and 29. […]