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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Adjusted Operations by Department

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Calumet County courthouse is open and employees continue to provide essential services to the community. However, to protect the safety of our residents, staff, and community, Calumet County departments are adjusting their schedules.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Receive Emergency Notifications from Calumet County

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Calumet County uses AlertSense software to notify residents of local emergency alerts and community notifications. Users have the option to select what notifications to receive and how to receive them, including by text, phone, and email.

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Calumet County Public COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Update

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has determined that individuals in Phase 1B will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine beginning on March 1. However, because Calumet County has a significant amount of residents in the age 65+ category still in ...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Calumet County Public COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Calumet County, in partnership with Ascension Calumet and St. Martin Lutheran Church, has opened a public vaccination clinic at St. Martin’s Church, 717 Memorial Drive, in Chilton. The clinic is typically open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Friday...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Calumet County COVID-19 Public Vaccination Site and Email Signup Opportunity

Calumet County Public Health is working on a reoccurring public vaccination site.  We are currently finalizing plans and will provide more information once available.   We anticipate the start date to be mid-February, however that could ...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

FOX CITIES COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC TO OPEN FEBRUARY 2

Local health departments, with the support of area health care systems, have partnered to expand COVID-19 vaccine access for eligible community members. The Fox Cities COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic (FCCVC) will be located at the Fox Cities Exhibition Center, 35...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Calumet County Birth to Three Program Available to Local Families in Need

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While COVID-19 remains a large concern in our area, we would like to remind local families, healthcare providers, daycares, and school districts that our Birth to Three Program is thriving and available to provide services.

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Courts Return to Phase 3 of COVID-19 Plan

Effective January 18, 2021, Calumet County Circuit Court returned to Phase Three of its COVID-19 Operating Plan. In-person processing of all cases, including jury trials, have resumed.

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

WI DHS Opens Phase 1B of COVID-19 Vaccination to Adults Aged 65+

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has announced that adults aged 65 and over will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine beginning January 25.

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

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MADISON – Through a partnership with multiple state and federal agencies, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (D...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Calumet County COVID-19 Testing Site Transitioning to New Process

With the end of the Wisconsin National Guard (WING) testing sites, Calumet County has secured ThedaCareMobile to administer COVID testing on an appointment basis.

Starting, Thursday, December 10, and the following Thursdays for the foreseeable future, Calu...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Additional Date for 2020-2021 Seasonal Flu Shots Scheduled

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This year, more than ever, it is highly recommended that you, your family, and your friends receive the flu shot. Safe and inexpensive, the influenza (flu) vaccine will protect millions of Wisconsin children and adults. 

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Critically High COVID-19 Activity Levels – Celebrate Upcoming Holidays Safely

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As COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the country and Wisconsin, the Northeast Region Public Health Officers are issuing a Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Alert to urge residents to follow good public health practices this holiday season.

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Calumet County Public Health 2020-2021 Seasonal Flu Shots

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This year, more than ever, it is highly recommended that you, your family, and your friends receive the flu shot. Safe and inexpensive, the influenza (flu) vaccine will protect millions of Wisconsin children and adults. 

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Tri-County COVID-19 Testing Site - Calumet Opening Thursday, October 22

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Free COVID-19 community testing will be available for drive-thru service beginning Thursday, October 22 at Christ the Rock Community Church (W6254 US Highway 10/114, Menasha, WI 54952) from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This site is available to the public throu...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

REACH Red Ribbon Week

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Calumet County youth are experiencing periods of stress. It’s during these times that they are most vulnerable to making poor choices including experimentation with alcohol, tobacco, and other substance misuses. Our youth’s substance m...

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Public Health Recommends Against Large Gatherings Because of Local COVID-19 High Positivity Rate

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At present, the Calumet County Public Health Jurisdiction has an extremely high COVID-19 positivity rate of 33.5%, which is one of the highest nationally. Calumet County Public Health is overwhelmed with contact tracing and has had to adjust its processes...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Circuit Court to Revert Back to Phase 1 of Operating Plan

As of October 12, 2020, the Calumet County Circuit Court will revert back to Phase I of the COVID-19 Operating Plan for Calumet County.  This means that some in-person hearings will again resume.  The following hearings may be held in pe...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Alert: Very High COVID-19 Activity Levels

Public health officers from City of Appleton, City of Menasha, Calumet, Outagamie, and Winnebago County Health Departments have issued a Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Alert. Very high levels of COVID-19 cases are resulting in increased COVID-1...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Free COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Site to be Held in Chilton

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Free COVID-19 community testing will be available at the Calumet County Fairgrounds for three days next week through a collaboration between the Wisconsin Army National Guard and health departments of Calumet County, City of Menasha, City of Appleton, Out...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Calumet County Circuit Court to Resume In-Person Proceedings

Calumet County Circuit Court will resume in-person proceedings this week following a recently approved operational plan. This phased opening is in response to the Wisconsin Supreme Court order that circuit courts can resume jury trials and in-person heari...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Calumet County Issues Local Health Order #1, Phase A

In response to yesterday’s Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision on the Safer at Home order, Calumet County Public Health has issued a local health order, effective today, May 14, 2020. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Free COVID-19 Testing for Calumet County Residents

The local public health departments from Calumet County, Winnebago County, City of Appleton, City of Menasha and Outagamie County are partnering with the Wisconsin National Guard and healthcare systems to open a five-day COVID-19 testing site to meet test...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Calumet County Public Health Confirms First COVID-19 Death

CALUMET COUNTY Wis. (May 8, 2020) – Calumet County Public Health is announcing the first Calumet County death associated with COVID-19, a male in his mid-50s from the zip code 54952. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends, ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Calumet County Park Campground Reopening May 1

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Calumet County Parks will continue to take the necessary steps to protect our visitors and do our part to assist with minimizing the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We are monitoring developments around this issue, and w...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update First Case Confirmed in Calumet County, City of Appleton

Chilton, Calumet County—Calumet County Public Health announced today that there is now one confirmed case in Calumet County, under the jurisdiction of City of Appleton Public Health. This individual contracted the virus through domestic travel, ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Voters Encouraged to Vote Absentee for April 7 Election

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Need to Change your address, name, or are you a new Wisconsin Voter?  You can register to vote online now through March 30 for the April 7 election.  Click here to register to vote. &...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

County Administrator Declares Public Health Emergency as COVID-19 Precautions Increase

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Effective immediately, County Administrator Todd M. Romenesko has declared a Public Health Emergency in Calumet County in an effort to guard against the spread of COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus.

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

2019 County Private Well Testing Report

On March 25, 2019, residents collected 191 samples from 190 wells throughout Calumet County as part of the County’s annual Private Well Testing Day.  Since 2004, the Calumet County Land and Water Conservation Department (LWCD) and the C...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Calumet County Announced as EPA Brownfields Grant Recipient

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On June 5, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 149 communities across America including Calumet County, Sheboygan County, Green Bay, Madison, Milwaukee, and Oshkosh have been selected to receive funding for brownfield site revita...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Emerald Ash Borer

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The emerald ash borer is a destructive wood-boring pest of ash trees.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

2021 Household Hazardous Waste Events

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For 2021, Calumet County, Hickory Meadows Landfill, and the local municipalities are sponsoring 5 Household Hazardous Waste Events that will provide free disposal of household hazardous wastes for Calumet County residents. For information on the event dat...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

2020 Program Recap

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Overall, 2020 was a successful year for the Hazardous Waste and Recycling Program. The program had 209 participants attend the Household Hazardous Waste (Clean Sweep) Events, and 507 participants attend the Electronics and Appliance Recycling Events for a...

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