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North Central Health Care Warm Water Therapeutic Pool Capital Campaign Surpasses $3 Million Campaign Goal

Charged with the goal of raising half of the $6 million to fund a new pool by March 1, 2018, North Central Health Care received almost 600 pledges from community members, local foundations, & businesses, totaling just over $3.25 million to support the Warm Water Therapeutic Pool. (Click the title for details…)

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Marathon County Can’t Succeed If Agriculture Fails

Marathon County is an urban–rural mix, and unless both sides of the equation are successful, we will not succeed as a County. Administrator Brad Karger offers several ways YOU can help support our local agricultural industry. (Click the title to find out how…)

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30+ Businesses to Show High School Students Open Jobs at Hiring Fair

Over 500 students (ages 14–18 years) will have the opportunity to meet with more than 30 local business representatives at the Partnership for Youth’s 3rd annual Student Hiring Fair in March 2018. Learn how to register a business for a table or register a student to attend. (Click the title for details…)

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Nothing to Do This Winter? Give Me a Break… Marathon County Is THE BEST Place to Play in the Snow!

County Administrator Brad Karger lets you in on some family-friendly WINTER FUN and gives you a peek inside the Wausau / Central Wisconsin 2018 Visitor Guide to reacquaint yourself with the MANY winter activities available in and around Marathon County. (Click the title for the full article…)

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“Marathon County Teen” Documentary Reveals Real-Life Struggles of Area Teens

The Marathon County Teen documentary highlights what life is actually like for local teens. This powerful video series captures the authentic stories, struggles, and voices of students in Marathon County school districts. (Click the title to see video clips & learn more…)

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Snowmobiling in Marathon County Is Built on Public–Private Partnership & Decades of Trust

For you to be able to snowmobile in Marathon County, it takes an ARMY of dedicated volunteers — and the hospitality of 1,100 private landholders, who open their county farms and forestlands to 863 miles of snowmobile and ATV trails. Find out where to get updates on if trails in Marathon County are open & where to get your 2017–2018 Trail Map. (Click the title for details…)