Posts from ‘January, 2018’

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 7:09 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a person having difficulty breathing. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Deaths Jan. 31, 2018: Jim “Dawg” R. Davidson

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

A word from our sponsors: St. Alphonsus 29th Annual GREAT Nite Out is Feb. 10

Note: St. Alphonsus is advertising this event at westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH St. Alphonsus will host its 29th Annual GREAT Nite Out. The GREAT Nite Out will take place on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 7 p.m. to Midnight at Bella Vita Banquet Hall, 34816 Geneva Rd., New Munster, WI. The event is a […]

UPDATE: Identity released of woman who died from Bristol crash

The identity of the woman who died from a crash Tuesday evening in Bristol has been released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Charlotte L. Schroeder, 75, of Bristol, was pronounced dead at a local hospital where she was transported by ambulance after the crash. A Sheriff’s Department news release said investigation revealed Schroeder’s Honda […]

Deputy responding for crash in Randall

At about 8:36 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a crash in the 12700 block of Highway HM in Randall. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; no injuries being reported. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

UPDATE: Woman dies from crash in Bristol

A 75-year-old woman from Bristol died from a crash in Bristol Tuesday evening. Identities of people involved are not being released by the Sheriff’s Department at this time, pending notification of family. The driver of another vehicle involved in the crash suffered a minor injury, a sheriff’s department statement said. From a news release from […]

Free income tax assistance available

Free income tax assistance is available in Kenosha County for low to moderate income families. IRS certified volunteers are ready to assist taxpayers to complete and e-file their tax returns for free for households earning up to $54,000. The Kenosha County VITA Coalition is working in partnership with United Way of Kenosha County, Carthage College, Kenosha County […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 5:59 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 50 and Highway D in Bristol. UPDATE 6:01 p.m. — Deputy on scene reporting one person injured. UPDATE 6:04 p.m. — Additional ambulance from Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue dispatched to the scene. Deputies to […]

A word from our sponsors: Protect-all seeking Maintenance Technician

Note: Protect-all is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH PROTECT-ALL, a world class manufacturer of premium, quality films has opportunities for an experienced Maintenance Technician. This position will perform predictive and preventive maintenance on equipment used in the production of thermal laminating and plastic packaging materials.  Additionally, this position will also […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 9:52 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 16-year-old who is conscious and breathing having lower abdominal pain. Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Deputy responding for crash in Silver Lake

At about 6:15 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a crash in the 100 block of Dells Road in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: Vehicle has struck a parked vehicle. Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Deaths Jan. 29, 2018: Nancy L. Vogt

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for smoke on I-94

At about 9:21 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to I-94 northbound lanes and Highway 165 off ramp. Per dispatch; A passerby reports a semi-tractor trailer with smoke coming from underneath. Share9 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 9

Central HS 8th Grade Expo is Feb. 7

Central High School will hold its annual 8th Grade Expo on Wednesday, Feb. 7. Doors open at 6 p.m. Counselor/Registration presentations will be held at 6 and 7:05 p.m. Families will be introduced to Central’s academic programs, elective course offerings, and extra-curricular activities. Registration materials and course selection forms will be distributed and explained. Teachers, advisors, coaches […]

Deaths Jan. 28, 2018: Joseph J. “Joe” Slabosz, Christopher S. Griffin

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share1 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 1

Units responding to Silver Lake Park for fires

At about 5:45 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of fires at Silver Lake County Park in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Three small fires are being reported by a caller at the park on the ground near the soccer fields. UPDATE 6:13 p.m. — Fire department units clearing the scene. Share6 Tweet […]

A word from our sponsors: Jan. 28, 2018 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

Note: Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty, are westofthei.com sponsors. This is a paid announcement — DH Here are open houses being hosted today by Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty (click the links below for more information): 9503 Antioch Rd, Salem 11314 Bristol Rd, Bristol 745 4th Ct, Silver Lake 646 Crosswind […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 9:21 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 7300 block of 156th Avenue in Bristol. Deputies appear to already be on the scene. Per dispatch: One person injured. UPDATE 9:26 p.m. — Second ambulance dispatched to the scene. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Deaths Jan. 27, 2018: Gina L. Mulcahy-Stumpf, David B. Wiseman

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share17 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 17

Hannah Vozel named to Montana State University honor roll for fall 2017

Hannah Vozel of Randall was named to the Montana State University presidents honor roll for fall 2017 with a 4.0 GPA. Vozel’s major is applied math with a minor in applied economics. She graduated from Wilmot High School. Share93 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 93

A word from our sponsors: Protect-all seeking Maintenance Technician

Note: Protect-all is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH PROTECT-ALL, a world class manufacturer of premium, quality films has opportunities for an experienced Maintenance Technician. This position will perform predictive and preventive maintenance on equipment used in the production of thermal laminating and plastic packaging materials.  Additionally, this position will also […]

Deaths Jan. 26, 2018: Delores Ann Klen

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share9 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 9

Proposal for new church in Randall squeaks by Town Board

A proposal to rezone property to build a new church in Randall received the endorsement of the Randall Town Board Thursday in a close vote. Besides the 3-2 vote in favor of the project by the Town Board, the church’s plans were rejected by the town Plan Commission in another split vote taken earlier in […]

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 5:44 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a person who appears to be having an allergic reaction. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Deaths Jan. 25, 2018: Jane C. Lancaster

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Nikita Ruffolo named to Troy University Provost’s list for term 2, 2017-18 year

Troy University has announced students who have been named to the Provost’s List for the Fall Semester and Term 2 of the 2017/2018 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who have a grade point average of at least 3.65 qualify for the Provost’s List. Local residents who […]

Troop 328 Boy Scouts to host Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 4

Salem Boy Scouts of America Troop 328 will host a Super Bowl Sunday Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on Sunday, Feb. 4, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem School. All you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy will be served. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults are $7, seniors and children 4-12 […]

Deal of the Day: Luisa’s $25 gift card half off

Have you heard about our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day? It offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get […]

Deaths Jan. 24, 2018: Delora L. Weir

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Bristol beginning planning on Hansen Park expansion, village center

A group of Bristol village officials and local school district representatives started the process of planning an expansion of Hansen Park, the creation of a village center south of that expansion and maybe more. Attending the joint meeting were members of the village Plan Commission, Village Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Parks and Recreation Board, […]

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