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Established in 1898, the Shell Lake Fire Department proudly serves the City of Shell Lake, portions or all of Barronett, Bashaw, Beaverbrook, Dewey, Roosevelt and Sarona townships of Washburn and Burnett Counties in Wisconsin.

We have approximately 180 square miles of coverage. Besides fighting structure fires, Shell Lake fire also assists the DNR in wildland fire protection, cold water & ice rescue training, water rescues, auto extrications, and many other services.

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Latest Fire Dept News

Life Link III stopped by Monday night for some landing zone training with Shell Lake Fire. Our department coordinates landing zones for helicopters for scene landings such as car accidents, ATV accidents, or even medicals in our district away from airports. This is a very important training but it is also fun to get to tour the helicopter and see the technology and equipment they carry. As a side note, LifeLink Registered Nurse Sarah McCumber was on board and got to fly into her hometown to do this training with us. Sarah is a First Responder in our department with her husband Tucker. ... See MoreSee Less

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Fire Prevention Week is coming up! October 4 - 10th. Mark your calendars now! ... See MoreSee Less

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Shell Lake Fire's 2020 Raffle Drawing ... See MoreSee Less

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There is still some time left on our raffle. We are going to be drawing LIVE on Facebook Sunday, Sept 6th at Noon! Send us a message if you want some last minute tickets and thank you for supporting our department. ... See MoreSee Less

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