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4-H carries through 2020, adds new leaders to roster


COLFAX — 4-H has persevered and grown during the pandemic in Whitman County.

Janet Schmidt, county director and 4-H youth educator for WSU Extension, gave a report on the extension office to county commissioners Monday.

She noted a total of 434 youth were involved in 2020, along with nearly 80 leaders. Organizers have recruited 11 new leaders, who now train in virtual work sessions.

The 4-H robotics team had its season end after one meet last spring. It has since resumed after being cleared to meet for limited, in-person sessions.

Schmidt reported on the annual summer intern, who last yea...

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