Clerks of Court
Clerks of circuit court are public officials
elected to four-year terms in countywide races.
They are statutorily responsible for various
recordkeeping functions of the court including the maintenance of
records of all documents filed with the courts, keeping a record
of court proceedings, and collecting various fees, fines and
forfeitures ordered by the court or specified by statute.
Jury management is also a responsibility of clerks
of court. Effective July 1, 1997, Wisconsin citizens are obligated
for no more than one month of jury service in a four-year period.
As local court administrative personnel, clerks of
court work daily with law enforcement, the legal community, local,
state and federal agencies, businesses and the general public.
The clerk and staff are not allowed to give legal
advice. Legal questions should be directed to your attorney or to
the Lawyer Referral Service at 1-800-362-9082.
Consolidated Court Access Program (CCAP)
The Price County Clerk of Courtís office is a passport acceptance
facility for the U.S. Department of State. Applications can be
picked up at the Clerk of Courtís office or obtained online at
A.M. to 12:00 Noon and 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through
Friday (except Holidays)