…Of the people, by the people, for the people

Baraga County is a dynamic group of people dedicated to providing superior quality services with integrity, respect and accountability. We are proud of the spirit of adventure and opportunity that has guided our area’s growth. This vibrant community has raised the quality of life for the more than 8,000 people who have made the Keweenaw Bay and Beyond area their home.

Fast Facts

Population
8,337
Land Area
904.16
Sq. miles
Water Area
164+
Sq. miles

In The News

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> Government, Uncategorized

Baraga County Sheriff’s Office Recognizes Human Trafficking Awareness Day

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. World wide it is estimated that over 40 million people are held as slaves – women and girls, men and boys – through sex and labor trafficking practice. As part of the month’s activities nationwide, National Human Trafficking Awareness Day the Baraga County Sheriff’s Office is wearing blue,…
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> Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Corporation, Government

Baraga County Rolls Out Property Fraud Alert

Wendy J. Goodreau, Baraga County Clerk/Register of Deeds, wants to inform residents of a new online subscription service that allows the public to have their name/property monitored within the Register of Deed’s office for possible fraudulent activity. Subscribers will be notified when the name they have submitted is used in any recording activities within the…
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> Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Corporation, Government

Baraga County Register of Deeds Implements New Recording Software

  New technology provides enhanced access, security and data integrity to public records. December 20, 2022 - The Baraga County Clerk/Register of Deed’s Office is excited to announce the implementation of new software: AVID, Laredo and Tapestry, into their office. Baraga County worked with their current vendor, Fidlar Technologies, to implement the new technology via…
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