Change in Office Hours for Friday, January 24, 2020

Posted on Jan 21, 2020 2:04 pm

         I will be out of the office for the Wisconsin Towns Association District Meeting

                            and Training on Friday, January 24, 2020. 

Inclement Weather.

Posted on Jan 15, 2020 3:19 pm

     There is another major snowstorm predicted for Friday into Saturday this week.  Please call ahead to make sure I

     am in the office when the weather is bad! 

                             Thanks in advance!   Sharon

Office Closed on Tuesday, November 5th!

Posted on Nov 03, 2019 2:27 pm

       I have an appointment on Tuesday, November 5th and will not be in the office that afternoon.

                          My apologies for the inconvenience.

Office Closed !!

Posted on Oct 21, 2019 1:14 pm

          The Office will be closed this week on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

                    for new carpet installation in the office!!  Thank you!

Minutes Now on Website!

Posted on Sep 18, 2019 6:24 pm

                                     Minutes from Regular Town Board Meetings from January 2019 to current

                                                              have now been uploaded to our website!

                                         You will find them under "Town Business" and then under "Minutes".

                              These minutes will not be added to the website until after they have been approved

                                                          by the Town Board at the next monthly meeting.

Razorback Road Now Open

Posted on Sep 16, 2019 2:08 pm

     The culvert replacement on Razorback Road has been completed and the road is now opened back up.

     Thanks for your patience and thanks to the Vilas County Highway Department for their quick work!

Upcoming Road Closure

Posted on Sep 13, 2019 4:04 pm

                                   ANNOUNCEMENT!   Please share with your neighbors!

     Due to a culvert replacement, on Monday, September 16, 2019, access to Razorback Road (in Sayner), beyond Schneider Road, including Camp Highland Road and Rearing Pond Road, will be closed.  An alternate route is available by taking Razorback Road to Star Lake and vice versa.  Work may not be completed in one day and may extend into Tuesday.  Please plan accordingly.

Town Board Meeting for September

Posted on Sep 03, 2019 2:37 pm

The September Town Board Meeting has been moved to Tuesday, September 17th, at 6:30 pm.

Seeking Proposals for Timber Harvest

Posted on Jul 26, 2019 4:38 pm

                                                                  Request for Proposals - Timber Harvest
The Town of Plum Lake is seeking proposals to log 34 acres of town property located on Highway N at T41N, R08E, Section 34. The estimated total harvest is 475 cords of various species of wood. To request a copy of the Timber Sale Establishment Contract (Timber Harvest Map), please contact Town Clerk Sharon Brooker at (715) 542-4531 or (715) 892-7049 or stop at the Town Hall Office located at 8755 Lake Street in Sayner. You may also email the town office at Timber Harvest proposals must be submitted to the town office or to PO Box 280, Sayner, WI 54560 by 4:00 pm on Monday, August 19, 2019.

Special Meeting Cancelled Today!

Posted on Jul 16, 2019 1:43 pm

My sincere apologies!

I was just notified that I did not post this Special Meeting for today. 

The meeting has been rescheduled for tomorrow at 4:30.

Request For Proposals

Posted on Jun 21, 2019 2:34 pm

The Town of Plum Lake is seeking proposals to replace the carpet in the Town Hall.

Please contact Town Clerk, Sharon Brooker, to view the area where the work is to be done.  (715) 542-4531 or (715) 892-7049

Proposals should be for high quality, easy care commercial grade carpet.  Description of the quality and the warranty should accompany proposals.

Please mail proposals to:  Town of Plum Lake, PO Box 280, Sayner, WI 54560 or

E-mail them to:

Proposals must be received by 4:00 pm on Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Move Regular Town Board Meeting Date

Posted on May 31, 2019 4:15 pm

The June Town Board Meeting will be moved forward one week to be held on the THIRD Tuesday of June, the 18th.


Road Limit Update

Posted on Apr 29, 2019 5:30 pm

Vilas County Highway Department will be removing road limits on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 10:00 am.

The Plum Lake Road Limits will be removed at the same time.

Annual Report/Cover Sheet

Posted on Apr 09, 2019 6:36 pm

You can find our Annual Report Cover Sheet with lots of helpful information under Town Business and then Forms.

You can find our Annual Financial Report under Recent Town Documents.

The Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 beginning at 6 PM.

The Regular Town Board Meeting will immediately follow the Annual Meeting.

Election Results

Posted on Apr 03, 2019 4:30 pm

We had a 66% turnout with 282 out of 428 voters participating in this election!!  Congrats to the Town of Plum Lake!

Here are the Election Results from the Spring Election on 4-2-2019 for the Town of Plum Lake:

Justice for the Supreme Court:                              Brian Hagedorn           151           Lisa Neubauer           119

Court of Appeals Judge                                         Lisa Stark                    203

Town Board Chairperson                                       Will Maines                 219     

Town Board Supervisor I                                        Katie Mortag              117          Vern Wiggenhauser      159

Town Board Supervisor II                                      Gary E Schmidt            163         Lloyd DeGroot           86

                                                                                                                                      (Registered Write-In)

Town Clerk/Treasurer                                          Sharon Brooker            227    

School Board Area D                                            Michael Sealander        236

School Board At Large                                          Jeff Shenk                    224        


Office Hours - Open to Public

Posted on Mar 01, 2019 4:26 pm

   As much as I enjoy talking to everyone who comes to the Office and helping you find solutions to all kinds of problems, I find that I need to set office hours so that I can have uninterrupted time to get my work done.  I will have set "Open" office hours beginning on April 15th.  These are the hours you are welcome to stop in and discuss your concerns with me.  I would also be glad to set up an appointment for you to come in with questions.  I just need time with no interruptions so that I can concentrate and get my work done.  (These hours may be adjusted for tax season)

Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Here are the hours I will be available to the public beginning on April 15th.

Monday through Friday, from 1 pm to 3 pm


Election Results

Posted on Feb 19, 2019 8:46 pm

     Here are the Election Results for the Town of Plum Lake Spring Primary held today, February 19, 2019:

        Katie Mortag                            62

        Vernon Wiggenhauser              94

        Norman Rasmussen II              21

        Scattering                                 2

     The two candidates with the highest number of votes will move on to the Spring Election to be held on April 2, 2019.

     Congratulations to Vernon Wiggenhauser and Katie Mortag.

     Also congratulations to Plum Lake residents - we had 185 out of 427 registered voters, a 43% turnout! 

Norman Rasmussen Withdraws from Election on 2-19-2019

Posted on Feb 18, 2019 1:34 pm

Spring Primary on February 19, 2019

Posted on Feb 08, 2019 2:29 pm

                                PLEASE REMEMBER TO GET OUT AND VOTE!

     There will be a primary election held on Tuesday, February 19th in the Town of Plum Lake.  On the ballot will be the referendum question for the Northland Pines School District.

     There is also a three-way race between incumbent Supervisor Vernon Wiggenhauser and challengers Norman Rasmussen II and Katie Mortag.  The top two vote-getters will move on to the April election. 

     Absentee ballots are available by contacting Town Clerk, Sharon Brooker.  715-542-4531 or 715-892-7049

Happy New Year Everyone!

Posted on Dec 28, 2018 2:57 pm