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Posted on: June 22, 2018

STORM AND FLOOD CLEANUP GUIDANCE - JUNE 22

STORM AND FLOOD CLEANUP GUIDANCE
Residents reminded to stay calm and use caution during storm and flood cleanup

Residents reminded to stay calm and use caution during storm and flood cleanup

 

Burnett County — DHHS Public Health is urging local residents to use caution to protect themselves and their families following the storms and recent flooding experienced in o...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

ROAD UPDATES - JUNE 22

**Update** June 22, 2018 – 8:43 AM

All roads in the Township of Blaine, Burnett County, Wisconsin with the exception of the bridge on State Line Road are open to vehicle traffic following the flooding this week.  Please continue to follow all detour routes throughout the impacted ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

ROAD UPDATES - JUNE 21

**Update** June 21, 2018

As the waters of the St Croix River continue to further recede the Burnett County Highway Department and Emergency Management Team report that the Riverside Bridge North of the Village of Danbury on State Highway 35 is now open to general traffic.&nbs...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

ROAD & FLOODING UPDATE

**Update** June 20, 2018 – 10:04 AM

Water levels around the Village of Danbury continue to recede.  North Markville Road and Perkins Trail in the Township of Blaine have been opened for vehicle traffic.  The following roads in the Township of Blaine continue to be closed: ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

FLASH FLOOD WARNING CANCELED - HEED ROAD CLOSURES

**Update** June 19, 2018 – 1:08 PM

The National Weather Service of Duluth, MN as of 11:22 AM, June 19 2018 has canceled the Flash Flood Warning for a dam failure covering East Central Pine, Southwestern Douglas, and North Central Burnett Counties.

Flooding on the Tamarack River is gradually...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

FLOOD & ROAD CLOSURE UPDATES

**Update** June 19, 2018 – 11:12 AM
The Burnett County Emergency Management Team has determined it is safe for the families voluntarily evacuated from the Village of Danbury, WI last evening to return to their homes. Well water test kits are

**Update** June 19, 2018 – 11:12 AM

The Burnett County Emergency Management Team has determined it is safe for the families voluntarily evacuated from the Village of Danbury, WI last evening to return to their homes.  Well water test kit...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Recreational Trail Closures

For safety reasons, all Burnett County ATV trails north and west of the St. Croix River are CLOSED until further notice. This includes Trails 118, 151, and 925; as well as connecting routes west of Dry Landing Road.

We continue to assess the rest of our trail system and coordinate with surrounding counties, so please check back for updates as there may be additional closures.  If you choose to ride, please do so with extreme caution, as there are some washou...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2018

HIGHWAY 35 BRIDGE CLOSURE - UPDATE

**Update** June 19, 2018 – 7:23 AM
Wisconsin Department of Transportation did not close the State Highway 35 Bridge in Danbury, WI

Wisconsin Department of Transportations did not close the State Highway 35 Bridge in Danbury, WI.  The river has remained below the bridge throughout the night.  The National Weather Service has yet to declare an estimated time for the r...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Dam Failure - Flooding Imminent

UPDATE - Flash Flood Warning & Road Closures issued June 18 --

Reception Center Established

**Update** June 19, 2018 7:40AM The Burnett County Emergency Management Team continues to monitor the flood waters and will continue to keep residents informed as updates arise. Read on... Click here for warnings & closures