In case of emergency, CALL 9-1-1. We are fortunate to have first responders in the area.

If you need a hospital or urgent care, you will most likely head to Spooner or Grantsburg. There is a community clinic in Webster but it’s not an urgent care facility. 

Need to know when the Recycling Center is open and what they take? Visit the Town of Scott website for the latest hours and information. Here’s the quick answer:
May 1st through October 31st
Wednesday and Saturday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
November 1st through April 30th
Wednesday and Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend

Sundays 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Wondering about regulations and permits? The Burnett County website has a wealth of information.

Your best resources for local fun are your Birch Island neighbors. They’ll tell you their favorite restaurants, who has the best Friday night fish fry, and where to pick up bait. 

Read through the Explore Burnett County guide to discover things to do in Burnett County, published by the Burnett County Sentinel.

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