Community Development


Community and Government News From Around the State

  • Wisconsin Broadband Summit Discusses Access, Equity October 28, 2021
    Experts, researchers, and local advocates will come together on Nov. 16, 2021 for the Wisconsin Broadband Summit, a virtual event that will explore challenges and opportunities for improving broadband across the state.
  • COVID-19 Vaccines: On Your Back-to-School Checklist July 29, 2021
    The American Academy of Pediatrics and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend everyone 12 years and older get the COVID-19 vaccination to protect against COVID-19. Children ages 12-17 are eligible to get the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. Only 32.7% of 12–15-year-olds and 42% of 16-17-year-olds have received a first dose of the COVID-1 […]
  • Communicating with those who are deaf or hard-of-hearing during COVID-19 November 9, 2020
    Learn basic communications strategies for interacting more comfortably and providing accommodations to ensure effective communication.
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison demographers part of research team to win national excellence award for rural population research October 29, 2020
    UW-Madison Applied Population Laboratory’s Katherine Curtis, Daniel Veroff, and Malia Jones are part of a multidisciplinary, multi-institution research team that was recently awarded the National Excellence in Multistate Research Award from the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). This pres […]
  • New Wisconsin partnerships focus on farmer health and well-being October 28, 2020
    Ongoing economic conditions continue to take a toll on Wisconsin’s rural communities. These conditions have led to many concerns about the high levels of farm stress, health concerns, and increased suicide risk. UW-Madison Extension is working with partners to provide education, resources, and support to mitigate farm stress and reduce suicide risk in rural […]

For more information regarding Community Development in Clark County please contact:

Melissa Kono
Melissa Kono
Clark County UW-Extension
517 Court  Street, Room 104
Neillsville, WI   54456