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Master Gardeners Driftless Gardeners’ Gathering

April 2, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at UW-Platteville, Markeee Pioneer Student Center.  Trees & Shrubs Throughout the Seasons, Does Your Garden have Rots, Wilts, or Spots? and Creative Combo Pots are just a few of the topic choices.  A full listing of topics and registration information can be found in the brochure.

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Social Media Management

Insights into Effective Social Media Management Social media increasingly factors into business, local government, and non-profit communications. However, social media differs significantly from traditional websites. So, how can you harness social media to better communicate with community members and customers? On Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at 5:00PM, the University of Wisconsin Extension—Grant County will host […]

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Regional Planning Releases ATV Route and Trail Maps

Southwestern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission released the Southwestern Wisconsin ATV Route & Trail Maps. The detailed maps cover Grant, Richland, Iowa, Lafayette, and Green Counties in southwestern Wisconsin. The collaborative effort, coordinated by the SWWRPC, provides ATV/UTV operators, residents, and communities with detailed mapping information about ATV/UTV trail and route locations in the five-county region. […]

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Start the Presses: Using a Press Release to Get Noticed Materials Available

How do you get the message out about news, events, or programs in your community? The well-written press release remains a highly effective tool for local governments, businesses, and organizations. On November 18, 2015, the University of Wisconsin Extension sponsored a program by local media expert, Daryl Fischer (QueenB Radio, Media Communications at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and […]

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Start the Presses: Using a Press Release to Get Noticed

What? Program covering how to write effective press releases Who? Businesses, organizations, and municipalities When? Wednesday, November 18, 2015 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Where? Grant County Youth & Ag Building, South Room How Much? Free. But pre-registration requested. Why? Great things happen in our communities every day. But no one will hear about them […]

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