PROF. JOSEPH HOPKINS
414 West Main St - PO Box 267
Ellsworth, WI 54011
Office hours: 8:00 - 4:30
Julie took office as Register of Deeds January 3, 2017. She has worked for Pierce County for 26 years, 10 years Treasurer's Office helping with tax collection and assisting the real property lister, 5 years Clerk of Court's Office as small claims clerk and with working with child support records, 10 years as Deputy Register of Deeds, and has just completed her first year as Register. Julie is a life-long resident of Pierce County. She enjoys yoga, walking,helping with projects, and traveling with family.
Our office accepts both paper and electronic documents for recording. We have a cut-off time for both document types of 3:30 p.m. Monday-Friday except holidays. Any documents received after 3:30 p.m. will be recorded on the next business day. See the Pierce County website for the names of our e-recording vendors.
Our office has 2 staff, who are very knowledgeable and willing to give assistance as needed. Our land records are available online since January 1, 1998. During the past year we have set up an option for credit card payments for copy fees and vital record sales. We began e-recording documents with four vendor companies. We are currently working on a back-imaging project that will make recorded documents available online from January 1975 through December 1997.
About the Register of Deeds Office
About Pierce County
Our county in located in the beautiful countryside of western Wisconsin. We have rolling hills, fish-filled rivers and lakes and many acres of farmland. We are home to the University of Wisconsin River Falls campus and Chippewa Valley Technical College. Our population is approximately 41,000. We welcome you to come visit and enjoy our County Fair in August, and local parades and festivals throughout the year.