Antigo is both, a city and the County seat of Lanlade County. It is famous for its farming and lumbering industries. The name of Antigo comes from the river, of Chippewa Indian's. With an area of about 6.5 sq. miles it is situated on a plateau, about 1500 ft. above sea level. It has the airport of Langlade County and is quite famous culturally.Some of principal areas of interests are the County Museum, Library among others. As far as recreation is concerned it is well known for its nature sports like, fishing, swimming, hunting, snowmobiling etc. Some notable residents of the town are, Justin Berg, James Bradley among others.