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Posted on: April 7, 2020

April 2020 Spring Election & Presidential Preference Primary


Results will be reported as they arrive on Monday, April 13th. Results will be reported at the earliest around 5:00 p.m. Please check back for more results throughout the evening.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Bayfield County Board of Supervisors' Public Comment

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See the public comment released by Fred Strand, Vice Chair for the Bayfield County Board of Supervisors, on Sunday, April 5, 2020, regarding Governor Ever's Safer at Home Order.

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Human Services COVID-19 Resource page

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Bayfield County human services resources during the COVID-19 pandemic are posted here.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Wisconsin Hopeline


For immediate emotional support during the COVID-19 pandemic, contact Wisconsin Hopeline by texting "HOPELINE" to: 741741.

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Limited Access to Government Services

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Except for Law Enforcement and Court Related Matters

EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, March 20, 2020

Due to the recent COVID-19 National Emergency, Bayfield County is restricting access to most county offices.  Citizens are encouraged to utilize ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19

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Here are some helpful resources with up-to-date information SPECIFIC TO WISCONSIN FROM the WI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE CDC COVID-19 INFORMATIONAL SITE:

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Save the Date for GIS Learning

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Save the date - April 30, 2020 - for the upcoming Northern Area GIS User Group Meeting! The meeting will take place at the Visitor’s Center in Ashland from 9 AM-5 PM. Meeting agenda to follow!

Posted on: March 4, 2020

Seasonal Road Restrictions

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Bayfield County Highway Department will impose spring road restrictions beginning at 9:00 a.m. Monday, March 9, 2020.


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Posted on: February 26, 2020

County Forest Land Use Plan 2021-2035


The Forestry and Parks Department is updating the 15 Year County Forest Land Use Plan.  To learn more and view draft chapters available, visit our department’s homepage.

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Tax Help Available

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While the AARP free in-person tax preparation assistance has been cancelled, The VITA Tax Program may be able to assist with your income taxes. Follow the link for more information.

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Posted on: November 10, 2019

Bayfield County Local Government Scholarship 2020

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Bayfield County has begun practicing and enforcing the rules put forth by Governor Evers Safer At Home Order.  Therefore, committee meetings are now being conducted remotely via teleconferencing.  If a scholarship applicant would like th...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Now Taking Applications - Health Infrastructure Grant

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Have a project in mind?   Apply now for our Health Infrastructure Grant!  


Project Description

A community wellness initiative that promotes the health infrastructure of Bayfield County, its residents and visitors.

Purpose: Provi...

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