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Creation Station Returns to the Area

Creation Station Returns to the Area

All youth grades 4-12 are invited to for Creation Station Rotation: Winter Workshops! Youths can create their own welcome mat, make a picture collage, create a sock snowman, or bake, cook and experiment with healthy snacks! The workshops will take place on Monday, December 29 from 9 am-2 pm and Tuesday, December 30 from noon to

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USDA Extends Application Deadline for Dairy Margin Protection Program to December 19

U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the application deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program (MPP) will be extended until Dec. 19, 2014.  The program, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, protects participating dairy producers when the margin – the difference between the price of milk and feed costs – falls

Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church is Assisted By Winnebago Historical Society

By popular demand, a Thanksgiving Day Morning Conversation between the Winnebago Historical Society’s Riley Lewis and KIOW News Director A. J. Taylor (who was sitting in for Mark Skaar and John Jacobs) is being re-run here on the website: The Winnebago Historical Society is being entrusted with helping a 140 year old church in Forest

Waldorf College

Waldorf Students Receive Local Grant for Research

Two Alpha Chi Grants for Undergraduate Research grants were awarded to Waldorf College students to assist them in academic research and professional growth. Kaylee Vitale, a senior of Las Vegas, NV, and Karissa Vilks, a senior of Maplewood, Minn., received the grant to help fund their project “Identifying Possible Iron-Dependent Enzymes that Positively Regulate Canonical

2015 Corn and Soybean Clinic Scheduled for December 12th

Cerro Gordo County Extension and Outreach will host the annual 2015 Corn and Soybean Clinic and pesticide recertification meeting on Friday, December 12 at the United Methodist Church, 508 2nd Avenue North, in Clear Lake. Extension Field Specialist, Kelvin Leibold will begin the day at 10:30 A.M. with “How to Maintain Profitability.” Joining Kelvin will