‘Seeding Success’: Cross-generational learning and bridging of cultures

This is the second of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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‘Seeding Success’: Developing a unified vision

This is the first of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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Art show series will celebrate wellness across NCW

What are some of the things you do to take care of your own health? Maybe you make it a priority to spend time exploring outdoors each day, exercising your curiosity and your body.
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IRIS to host 7th annual NCW Community Success Summit in Quincy

The Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship (IRIS) plans to showcase success stories when it teams up with partners to convene the 7th annual NCW Community Success Summit in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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‘A Great Place to Come Home To’: Theresa Anderson Shriner

This is the twelfth of a series of profiles inspired by the sixth annual NCW Community Success Summit, held Nov. 12 in Waterville.
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‘A Great Place to Come Home To’: Amanda Viebrock

This is the tenth of a series of profiles inspired by the sixth annual NCW Community Success Summit, held Nov. 12 in Waterville.
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‘A Great Place to Come Home To’: Alice Malloy Ruud

This is the ninth of a series of profiles inspired by the sixth annual NCW Community Success Summit, held Nov. 12 in Waterville.
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Waterville students contribute to success of Community Summit

The Initiative for Rural Innovation and Stewardship (IRIS) held its sixth annual Community Success Summit Nov. 12 in Waterville. Shocker students of all ages presented brief speeches about how leadership contributes to their lives. They were also facilitators in collaborative challenge discussions.
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Summit draws success stories

Almost 130 people descended on the NCW Fairgrounds Nov. 12 for the Initiative for Rural Innovation and Stewardship (IRIS) Community Success Summit.
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‘A Great Place to Come Home To’: Kieth Finkbeiner

This is the eighth of a series of profiles inspired by the sixth annual NCW Community Success Summit, held Nov. 12 in Waterville.
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