Josh Klug

Josh Klug

Fire Chief
Fire Station

Josh Klug is Fire Chief. Prior to being appointed in 2018, Josh was Deputy Fire Chief at the Wausau Fire Department, and Fire Chief at the Mosinee Fire Department. He started his career as Fire Fighter for the Merrill Fire Department (MFD) in 2002.

Josh grew up in Merrill, and has lived there most of his life. Josh holds a bachelor’s degree in Fire & Emergency Response Management from UW- Oshkosh. When he isn’t managing operations at the Fire Department, Josh enjoys coaching youth sports and spending time with his family.



(715) 536-2233


(715) 536-8334


110 Pier St, Merrill, WI  54452-2460