Clerk of Courts

Cindy Joosten, Wood County Clerk of Courts

Office Information

Wood County Clerk of Courts
Wood County Courthouse (Map)
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm M-F
Phone: (715) 421-8490

Mailing Address
Cindy L. Joosten, Clerk of Circuit Court
P.O. Box 8095
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-8095

About Us

The role of Wisconsin’s court system is to protect individuals’ rights, privileges and liberties, to maintain the rule of law, and to provide a forum for the resolution of disputes that is fair, accessible, independent, and effective.

The mission of the Wood County Clerk of Circuit Court is to coordinate and manage the business and financial operations of the Wood County Clerk of Circuit Courts Office and to provide courteous, proficient and professional services to all internal and external customers.

The Clerk of Court’s Office is the official record keeper for matters brought before the Wood County Circuit Court. The office receives and disburses bail, fines, forfeitures, fees, and restitution as provided for by state statute or upon order of the court and supports and assists other county and state agencies through the coordination of services and the collection and reporting of case related information.

Phone Contacts

Collection Deputy (715) 421-8498
Payment Plans (715) 421-8498
Jury Clerk (715) 421-8494
Jury Information Line (715) 421-8888
Small Claims (715) 421-8548
Civil & Family Cases (715) 421-8807
Traffic or Ordinance Citations (715) 421-8491
Branch I Clerk (715) 421-8493
Branch II Clerk (715) 421-8496
Branch III Clerk (715) 421-8492

Court Closure Dates

The Wood County Clerk of Courts Office will be closed the following days in 2014:

New Year’s Eve Day Tuesday, December 31, 2013
New Year’s Day Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Friday before Easter Friday, April 18, 2014
Memorial Day Monday, May 26, 2014
Independence Day Friday, July 4, 2014
Labor Day Monday, September 1, 2014
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 27, 2014
Day after Thanksgiving Friday, November 28, 2014
Christmas Eve Day Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Christmas Day Thursday, December 25, 2014
New Year’s Eve Day Wednesday, December 31, 2014
New Year’s Day Thursday, January 1, 2015
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