4H Educator Honored at Platte County Fair

COLUMBUS - Special recognition is being given at this year’s Platte County Fair in Columbus for Lisa Kaslon who is leaving the Platte County Extension staff after 16 ½ years as the 4-H educator there. Kaslon has been promoted to District 4-H Coordinator and will oversee 4-H activities in a 28-county area of Northeast Nebraska. Platte County Extension Educator Allan Vyhnalek says that under Kaslon’s leadership, the 4-H program in Platte County has grown to reach one of every two eligible youth.