Price County

Price County, Wisconsin

126 Cherry St
Phillips, WI 54555
Phone: (715) 339-3325
Fax: (715) 339-3089

In north-central WI, northwest of Wausau; organized Feb 26, 1879 from Chippewa and Lincoln counties. Name Origin: For William Thompson Price (1824-86), WI jurist, legislator, and U.S. representative (1883-86)

Area (sq mi):: 1278.43 (land 1252.56; water 25.87) Population per square mile: 12.20
Population 2005: 15,220 State rank: 64 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.80%; 1990-2000 1.40% Population 2000: 15,822 (White 97.70%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 41.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,837; median household $35,249; Population below poverty level: 8.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,863-$24,361
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.40% Median travel time to work: 18.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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A Price County attorney is challenging a referee's recommendation that her license be suspended and that she undergo either a psychological or psychiatric assessment.
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This program has created new access opportunities to more than 64,000 acres in Price County alone.
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Officials and workers in Price County, Wis., who say something that may "conflict with or undermine the county's interests" could be disciplined under a new media and publicity policy the County Board was considering in February.
A Price County attorney has responded to an ethics complaint filed by the Office of Lawyer Regulation, saying the agency doesn't have some of its facts right.<br />The OLRcharged Beth Bant in March with two counts of professional misconduct over allegations that she had lied to her former employer about going to a legal conference and continuing-legal-education seminar and that she had submitted altered travel receipts for the trip.<br />According to the OLR, Bant lied to her employer, Church Mutual Insurance Co., by saying she had been at an American Bar Association conference in New Orleans but left early because she had been assaulted.
A Price County attorney is facing a six-month suspension of her law license over allegations that she lied to her employer about going to a conference and submitted altered travel receipts for the trip.