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Units responding to fire in Brighton

At about 10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of 232nd Avenue (Highway EW) in Brighton. Per dispatch: Fire reported in chimney and perhaps in one wall of house. UPDATE 10:01 p.m. — Deputy arriving on […]

Power outage in area

At about 2:10 power is out at westofthei.com headquarters in Paddock Lake. We Energies is reporting seven outages centered between Burlington and Paddock Lake effecting over 1,600 customers. UPDATE 3:24 p.m. — Power back on at WOTI HQ. We Energies still reporting some outages in Western Kenosha County. UPDATE 3:39 p.m. — We Energies says […]

UPDATE: Brighton house fire cause not suspcious

The cause of a fire that destroyed a Brighton house Friday afternoon in Brighton was not suspicious. Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Chief David Slover said the fire at the home in the 29900 block of 60th Street (Highway K) started in the kitchen. The cause is undetermined, but not suspicious. No one was at home at […]

UPDATE: Photos and video from Brighton house fire scene

Here are some photos and video by Earlene Frederick from the scene of a fire that destroyed a home in the 29900 block of 60th Street in Brighton Friday afternoon. About 12:50 pm Salem Lakes Fire and Kansasville Fire were dispatched to a possible kitchen fire. No one was home and the fire was called […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 1:15 p.m., multiple fire department units are on the scene of a fire in the 29900 block of Highway K (60th Street) in Brighton. Scanner transmissions indicate a box alarm has been activated. UPDATE 1:33 p.m. — Kenosha County Scanner Facebook page confirms a box alarm was activated. They are reporting fire may […]

Brighton School annual Pasta Dinner & Dodgeball Tournament is Nov. 11

Brighton Elementary School’s 6th annual Pasta Dinner and Dodgeball Tournament fundraiser is Saturday, Nov. 11, from 4-8 p,m. at Brighton Elementary School. Brighton is located at the corner at Highway 75 and Highway 142 in Brighton (1200 248th Ave, Kansasville, WI 53139). This is a great family activity featuring a pasta dinner ($7 presale/ $10 at the door, […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue service area burning ban lifted

The burning ban in effect for areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue has been lifted as of Oct. 11. Recent rain was sufficient enough to lessen the dry and hazardous conditions, said Salem Lakes Fire Chief Mike Slover in a news release issued Wednesday afternoon. Residents are reminded to perform burning in accordance with their local […]

Car vs. farm equipment crash in Brighton (PHOTOS)

A crash between in Brighton this morning caused a farm vehicle to roll over. The crash occurred near Highway JB and Highway 75 at about 11:30 a.m. Sheriff’s deputies and personnel from Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue responded to the scene. Photos from the crash appear to show two vehicles involved — a car and the farm […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue chief and Paris Fire and Rescue chief ban open burning

The chiefs of Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue have implemented open burning bans in their jurisdictions. The Salem Lakes ban is particularly wide ranging, including all of Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton, the municipalities served by that department. The Paris ban affects just Paris. Paris fire Chief Roland Iwen announced his […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 6:55 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash on Highway JB east of Highway B in Brighton. Per dispatch: Deputy already on the scene. One injured person being reported.

Units responding for burning in Brighton

At about 7 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 23700 block of 18th Place in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller reports burning of inappropriate items in a bonfire.

St. Francis Xavier Parish “Family Fun Day and Auction is Aug. 5

The 2014 St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church “Family Fun Day and Auction” will take place Aug. 5, at 1 p.m. at the church grounds in Brighton. This annual event includes food, refreshments and more. Mass will be at 3 p.m. The Live Auction is at 5 p.m. Treasure Table of small antiques starts at 3 p.m. […]

Municipal officials address flooding impact in their municipalities

Elected and municipal officials from Western Kenosha County towns and villages gave updates on their jurisdictions or emphasized information that has received less attention at a press conference in Silver Lake this afternoon. Speaking were: Salem Lakes village President Diann Tesar, Paddock Lake village President Terry Burns, Salem Lakes Trustee William Hopkins, Brighton Chairman John […]

Deputies responding for crash along Paddock Lake-Brighton border

At about 12:27 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K, along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. Per dispatch: Scene is blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.

2017 Dairy Breakfast coverage (PHOTOS)

A little drizzle and mud didn’t stop 3,152 people from enjoying pancakes,eggs and ice cream at the 36th annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast Saturday morning. The Daniels Dairy Farm, 1166 240th Ave., was the host for the third time. Seven generations of Daniels having been farming the land since 1844. People could visit their 310 […]

Daniels Dairy Farm to host 2017 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast June 17

The Daniels Dairy Farm in Brighton will be the host of the 2017 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast on June 17 from 6:30-10:30 a.m. From the Kenosha Area Convention and Visitors Bureau: Attendees can enjoy a morning on the farm that includes: A big farm breakfast, milking demonstrations, a Wisconsin products tent with items for purchase, […]

Deputy responding for crash in Brighton

At about 4:28 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of a crash in the 23300 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller says they ran off the road and hit a tree. No injuries being reported at this time.

Vida Terry recognized for long service to Brighton

Vida Terry of Brighton was recognized for her long service to the town as an election official and in other capacities and roles as well. A reception in Terry’s honor was held at Brighton Town Hall Sunday. Terry started as an election official for the town in 1964. She also served as town treasurer for 10 years. […]

Units responding to crash along Brighton-Salem Lakes border

At about 6:48 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 28600 block of Highway K along the Salem Lakes-Brighton border. UPDATE 6:54 p.m. — Deputy requests tow for one vehicle.

Units responding for crash at Highways 75 and K

At about 3:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 75 and K along the Salem Lakes/Paddock Lake/Brighton border. Per radio transmissions: Three vehicles involved, two cars and a pickup truck. UPDATE about 4:30 p.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue units cleared the scene and […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 4:04 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a possible barn fire in the 500 block of 264th Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: Salem’s response is a request for mutual aid to the Kansasville Fire Department, which is already responding. UPDATE 4:08 p.m. — Dispatch […]

Units responding to crash in Brighton

At about 2:39 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 29000 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over on driver’s side. Single occupant conscious and breathing but may be trapped. UPDATE 2:42 p.m. — Deputy reporting that occupant […]

Units responding to crash along Salem-Brighton border

At about 12:17 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 29600 block of Highway K along the Salem-Brighton border. Per dispatch: One car is in the ditch and there is one injured person. Deputies already on the scene.

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 7:22 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash on Highway PH in Brighton. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over. Occupants are out of the vehicle and at a nearby residence.

Identity released of man found in submerged car in Brighton

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has released the identity of a man found in a submerged car in Brighton Saturday. Leonard P. Jagielski, 49, of the Town of Burlington, was already dead when he was found in the vehicle Saturday afternoon. From a KCSD news release: The Kenosha County Medical Examiner’s Office has made positive […]

Deputy looking for loose bull

At about 7:42 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a bull wandering loose in Brighton. Per dispatch: A caller reported to dispatch that the bull was seen in their yard in the 29200 block of 41st Street in Brighton. The bull was headed west. The bull’s owner also was notified. Apparently […]

Units responding for vehicle in water

At about 12:05 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a vehicle in water in the 12800 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: Vehicle overturned in water. Unknown if it is occupied. UPDATE about 2:08 p.m. — Wrong location given initially. Scene is in the […]

UPDATE: Driver dies in Brighton crash

The driver of a vehicle in a crash in Brighton early Sunday morning died at the scene. The name of the driver, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, is not being released pending notification of family, said a statement issued Sunday afternoon by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. From the KCSD media release: […]

Units responding to crash in Brighton

At about 12:30 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in about the 24200 block of 52nd Street (Highway NN) in Brighton. Per dispatch: An SUV has struck a tree. UPDATE 4:30 p.m. — The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle died at the scene.

Units responding to crash along Brighton-Salem border

At about 1:26 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways B and K along the Brighton-Salem border. UPDATE 1:32 p.m. — Fire unit arriving at scene reports minor damage to involved vehicles.

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