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Lincoln County was created by the Wisconsin Legislature on March 4, 1874, with a population of 895, and land area of 2,750,000 acres. At that time Lincoln County included most of present day Oneida and Vilas Counties, as well as parts of present day Langlade, Taylor, Price and Iron Counties. Lincoln County reached its present size in 1885.

The early progress of Lincoln County is synonymous with the growth of the logging industry. The pines and virgin hardwood forests attracted loggers from far and wide. As operations grew, settlements sprang up bringing the need for stores and other business places. In clearing the forest, the lumbermen were opening the way for the farmer.

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Lincoln County Website Redesign and Maintenance Addendum #1 (7/13/18)
Questions and responses pertaining to Website Redesign and Maintenance RFP.
Request For Proposal - Lincoln County Website Redesign and Maintenance.
The Lincoln County Information Technology Department is seeking to contract with an individual or entity to provide website design/re-design, implementation, hosting and management services for the County’s official website.
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Beat the Heat!
Beat the Heat!
Lincoln County now has 10 Cooling Centers where the public can go to get relief from the heat.

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July 16, 2018 - 8:00 am
Pine Crest Board of Trustees - Pine Crest Nursing Home
2100 E 6th Street
Merrill, WI 54452
July 17, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Public Property Committee Meeting - William Buedingen Training Center
W6147 State Road 86
Tomahawk, WI 54487
July 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Lincoln County Board of Supervisors Meeting - William Buedingen Training Center
W6147 State Road 86
Tomahawk, WI 54487
July 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Board of Health Committee Meeting - Lincoln County Service Center
801 N Sales Street, Room 248
Merrill, WI 54452
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