Friday fire danger: Moderate
According to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, the fire danger for today is moderate.
Fires spread quickly. Burn with extreme caution.
For a pamphlet on burning permits, click here.
For local burning permit information, call 423-1150 and press 1. For information on obtaining a permit, click here The Wisconsin Rapids fire protection area includes Adams and Portage counties, as well as parts of Juneau, Wood and Marathon counties.
As of Thursday, there were 46 wildfires in the Wisconsin Rapids protection area, burning 59.29 acres.