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Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

Credit Scores are as important as knowing your bank account number. They can affect everything from renting an apartment to getting a loan. So the question is – How do you get your score? And how often should you check it? What happens if it has errors?

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Richland County Resource Directory

The Richland County Resource Directory is a great tool to find resources that are very helpful to the Richland County area. In the directory you will find information to assist you in Child Care Assistance, Employment, Housing Assistance, and Emergency Assistance just to name a few.

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Columbia County Cottontails 2015 Spring Rabbit Show!

Want a little more practice in showing your rabbits? Want to have some fun doing it? Meet new people who are interested in rabbits just like you? Then come on out to the Columbia County Cottontails Spring Rabbit Fun Show! There will be prizes, showings, and some wacky categories to see!


Outstanding Young Farmer Nominations

Since 1959, Richland County has been honoring and recognizing Outstanding Young Farmers and Farming Families. It is time again this year to nominate those you think are Outstanding Young Farmers or Farming Families. Nomination forms are available online.

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3rd Annual Garden Expo!

Take time to stop and smell the flowers!! Several topics will be presented on, lunch provided, and materials given that are all included in the ticket price. And there will be plants/bulbs for purchase! Join the Richland County Master Gardeners for a beautiful, colorful Saturday!

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Sauk County Annual Poultry Fun Show!

Want to have some fun showing your poultry? Want a little more experience with your birds before fair time rolls around? Want some feedback on what you could improve on while having fun? Then here is a good opportunity!

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Healthy Habits Can Save You Money!

Healthy eating doesn’t have to be expensive or painful. Small changes to your lifestyle can lead to big changes in your health, wealth, and long-term goals. Here are 10 tips that can give you a leg up on changing your life for the better.

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Richland County Pig Project Meetings & MAQA Meetings

Four meetings have been scheduled for the Richland Co. Pig Project. Two of the meetings will be held in the pippin Center, Melvill Hall, UW-Richland on Wednesday, February 11, and on Wednesday, March 11 with both meetings starting at 7:00 p.m. The meeting on May 3, 10:00 a.m. at the Richland Co. Fairgrounds will be […]