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Teen Court panelists conduct three hearings for peer offenders

Nine Buffalo / Pepin County Teen Court panelists met to hear three separate cases in court on Wednesday, August 14. The panelists are trained as peer judges who apply restorative justice practices with their peers who have made a mistake. The consequences, or sanctions, the panelists provide to the first-time offenders aim to help them […]

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Grazing Training

There are still spots open for you to register for the New Richmond- Advance Grazing Training with Jim Gerrish on August 2nd. See the attached flier for additional registration information. DON’T MISS THIS EXCELLENT LEARNING OPPORTUNITY! Grazing Training Registration  

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2019 Herdsmanship Judging Schedule

Fair time is here and that means we need Herdsmanship Judges! Please assign one older member (Grade 9 & up), a leader, or parent from your club/ chapter as your Herdsmanship judge. Younger members are welcome to shadow your chosen judge during judging. The judge should make plans to arrive at the Fair Office throughout […]

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Buffalo/Pepin County 4-H Horse Show and Gymkhana

After a day’s delay due to inclement weather, the Buffalo/Pepin Horse Show and Gymkhana took place on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at the Loomis Lazy L Arena in Mondovi, WI. Fourteen 4-H members from Buffalo and Pepin County participated in pleasure competitions in the morning and a gymkhana fun show in the afternoon. The judge […]

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Fair Superintendent Training

All returning and new superintendents are invited to attend the Fair Superintendent training on Wednesday, July 31, at 6:00 pm at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. This session is intended to be a refresher on new and consistent information regarding this year’s process of entry and judging. Thank you to all the superintendents who volunteer their […]

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Fair Reminders and Judging Schedule

Buffalo-Pepin County Fair Set-up & Clean-up Days It is Fair time once again! We are asking all 4-H members, parents and leaders to assist with Fair set-up and clean-up days. Lunch will be provided courtesy of the Buffalo County Fair Association at noon for those who help. When you arrive check in at the Fair […]

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Pepin Area Youth Complete Child Care Clinic

Pepin area youth have recently earned their completion cards from the Child Care Clinic and are eager to put their newly-learned skills to practice.  These clinics were coordinated and taught by Marie Ritscher, Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent and Katie Walsh RN Pepin/ Durand School Nurse, guest speakers/teachers include: Christy Rundquist, Pepin Area EMT and […]

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Six Youth from Six different schools come together for 4-H youth travel in Southeastern Minnesota

Six 4-H youth leaders from six different school who never met before from Buffalo and Pierce Counties traveled to Rochester for a leadership and cultural diversity experience throughout Southeast Minnesota. The travel is part of a program called FIVE (Finding Interesting Varieties in Everyone) that promotes engaging with different cultures, learning about the historical significance […]

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