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Why are we Still Racist? What Science Says About America’s Race Problem

The Washington Post shares social science research into our perpetual problem with issues around inequality, racism and “us” vs “them” positions, and how we learn to become racist or not. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2017/08/14/why-are-people-still-racist-what-science-says-about-americas-race-problem/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_science-racism-455pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.a2d2201a0f85

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Mount Olympus at 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa

“Mount Olympus” was the Greek mythology theme of the 2017 Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau and Pierce Counties’ 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa in Marine on St.Croix, Minnesota from June 14-16, 2017.  Over 120 youth ages 9 – 14 attended this year’s camp with 25 teen leaders contributing their leadership skills and time to serve as camp counselors. Over the […]

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Pepin County Fair Entry Deadline – June 15, 2017

Don’t miss this opportunity to show off a special project that you completed this year. The deadline to enter the Pepin County Fair is June 15th. There are numerous categories in which you can share your projects.  Project examples include photography, plant and soil science, houseplants and flowers, antiques, sewing, arts, food, woodworking and many […]

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UW-Extension: Check your FREE credit report to build financial security

Month after month, incorrect information on credit reports is among the top consumer complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau https://www.consumerfinance.gov/  Complaints frequently revolve around the age of the debt listed on a credit report, or debt that doesn’t belong to the individual. Other issues include delays in updating and correcting inaccurate records. Because credit […]

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