For the City Times
The Portage County Sheriff’s Office is offering a combined snowmobile and ATV safety course beginning December 7.
Classes will run from 4-7 PM on December 7, 8, 10 and 14 in the Portage County Sheriff’s Office Training Room, 1500 Strongs Avenue.
The course cost is $20.00 and is open to snowmobile and ATV operators 12 years of age and older. The fee will be collected at the first class.
The state requires any snowmobile operator born on or after Jan. 1, 1985 to hold a valid Snowmobile Safety Certificate to operate; ATV operators born on or after January 1, 1988 also must hold a valid ATV Safety Certificate.
The class is expected to fill quickly. To register, call the Portage County Sheriff’s Office at (715) 346-1443 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.