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4:37 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

Vilas Board To Vote On Transit Commission Tuesday


The Vilas county board Tuesday will vote whether to join a transit commission for Oneida, Vilas and Forest counties.

Oneida County Department on Aging Director Dianne Jacobson says the idea that began years ago  to provide more public transportation options. She says there is movement toward that goal...

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Transportation Service Rare in Northwoods
6:00 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Lac du Flambeau Launches Public Transit Service

The new transit service will be up and running on Monday.
Credit Lac du Flambeau

Public transportation is returning to at least one part of the Northwoods, thanks to Lac du Flambeau.  

  The tribe is partnering with the Menominee Nation to provide transportation between several stops in Lac du Flambeau and the Minocqua-Woodruff area.  Lac du Flambeau spokesman Brandon Thoms says it will be the only public transit available in the area.

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