Lincoln County Annex Gets New Digs
- The Lincoln County Annex will have a new home in Tomahawk in 2013.
It will move from its current location in an old hotel to the 200 block of West Wisconsin Avenue in Tomahawk.
The annex houses agencies that provide economic support, food pantry vouchers, and assist people on probation and parole.
Also located there, the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Central Wisconsin and the North Central Community Action program.
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