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4-H shooting sports contest brings fun, camaraderie, teamwork to the range
October 15, 2021

URBANA, Ill. – Over 90 Illinois youth gathered at statewide competitions this fall to exhibit their skill mastery in shooting sports. In addition to skill levels, the competitions focus on building teamwork abilities, camaraderie, and of course fun.

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Illinois teen wins national 4-H award for local, global STEM education activism
October 06, 2021

URBANA, Ill. –  When Dhruv Rebba first visited the Indian village his father grew up in, he saw a community struggling because it didn’t have access to the internet.

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Springfield resident named National 4-H Hall of Fame honoree
August 30, 2021

URBANA, Ill. – Former Illinois 4-H Director Janice Seitz of Springfield has been selected as an elite inductee to the National 4-H Hall of Fame. The decorated educator will be honored during a special ceremony Tuesday, Oct.

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