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Highway 45 Update April 21, 2017: Erosion control completed, utility and grading work continues

Note: With the help of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, we will be telling our readers what work took place on the Highway 45 project in the week just past and what is expected to take place in the coming week. Check back every Friday for the latest. What happened this week — From County A2/WG […]

Highway 45 Update April 14, 2017: Erosion control, utility work, temporary pavement markings

Note: With the help of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, we will be telling our readers what work took place on the Highway 45 project in the week just past and what is expected to take place in the coming week. Check back every Friday for the latest. What happened this week — Crews continued to […]

One injured in accidental shooting at gun club

One person was injured in an accidental shooting at a shooting range in Bristol Saturday. A Sheriff’s Department statement said deputies and Bristol Fire and Rescue personnel responded at about 10:56 a.m. to a conservation club in the 21300 block of 85th Street in Bristol for a report of a subject injured after being accidentally shot. […]

Bristol responding for mutual aid for crash

At about 1:38 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding for mutual aid to Newport Fire Department for a crash. Per dispatch: Crash is on I-94 just north of Russell Road. Bristol is requested to respond with a squad.

OakVue Farm hosting Easter celebration

OakVue Farm will be hosting a Easter celebration starting at 8:30 a.m. on April 16. There will be a celebration service followed by brunch with an egg hunt for kids. Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP: 262-960-9145. OakVue Farm, which also hosts a live nativity during the Christmas season, is located at 14700 […]

Bristol to explore creating TID for land purchase adjacent to park

The Bristol Village Board agreed to a first step that could lead to it creating its first tax increment financing district with land it may purchase adjacent to Hansen Park. At Monday’s regular meeting the board unanimously approved allowing village administrator Randy Kerkman to make a offer to purchase about 50 acres of land adjacent […]

State’s Highway 45 project to begin March 15; info open house in Bristol March 9

If you travel Highway 45 in Bristol the summer you may have been dreading is here. A major reconstruction of the road from the state line north to Highway 50 will be undertaken by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation this construction season. Work is set to begin March 15. Improvements for the road (from a […]

Deputies respond to pigs in the roadway in Bristol

Deputies patrolling Western Kenosha County answer their share of animals on the loose and blocking roadways calls. Most often the wandering beasts are cows, or sometimes horses. For awhile, there were some sheep on the highway calls. Everyone remembers when a group of bison got loose about a year ago. Friday, deputies responded to something a little different: […]

Sheriff’s Department seeking information on attempted theft from car dealer

The Sheriff’s Department is seeking information about what appears to be an attempt to steal vehicles from a Bristol car dealer along I-94 late Sunday night. From a media release from the Sheriff’s Department (Note: Words inside parenthesis added or substituted by westofthei.com — DH): On 02/19/17 at 11:52 PM Deputies conducted checks of the […]

Units responding for investigation in Bristol

At about 6:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a business at Highway 50 and Highway MB in Bristol. Per dispatch: A passerby reported seeing smoke coming from a store building.

UPDATE: Bristol home in Friday night basement fire should be habitable after repairs

A home damaged in a fire late Friday night should be habitable after salvage and restoration work, according to Bristol Fire Department officials. From a media release on the incident issued Monday: At approximately, 11:28 PM on Friday, February 10th, the Bristol Fire Department and automatic aid companies from the Antioch Fire Department, the Newport Township […]

Fire in Bristol home started in basement

At about 11:30 p.m. Friday night, fire departments from Bristol, Pleasant Prairie and Antioch were sent to a reported house fire in the 12100 block of 187th Avenue in Bristol. It was a basement fire with flames showing. The occupants had exited the building. The first units on scene were successful at knocking down the […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 6:44 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a crash in the 8200 block of Highway 45. Per radio transmissions: A single vehicle is off the road. A utility pole also was damaged and wires are down. Deputies were moving to shut down traffic in the […]

Holy Cross Parish to host spaghetti dinner Jan. 28

Holy Cross Parish will be hosting a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Jan. 28. The dinner will take place at the parish’s Bristol location, 18700 116th St. Cost for all you can eat dinner is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors over 65 and children 5 to 12. Under 5 are free. Carryouts are available as well. Dinner will be served from 4 […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 4:47 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash at Highways 50 and MB in Bristol. UPDATE 4:49 p.m. — Deputy requests a tow truck.

Units responding for second crash in Bristol

At about 9:36 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a crash in the 15700 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a car that went off the road and is now on its roof in a roadside ditch. UPDATE 9:43 p.m. — Unit on the scene reports someone may […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 9:34 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a crash at Highway C and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: Deputies already on the scene of the crash.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 8:15 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue unit are responding to a crash in the 13200 block of Highway K along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Deputies already on the scene. 8:18 a.m. — Tow truck requested by deputy. Vehicle is on its roof.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 6:56 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 19400 block of Highway V in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reports a single vehicle off the road that may have hit a tree.

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 6:41 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 18500 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Single vehicle off the road and hit a utility pole, which broke and struck the vehicle. Driver is out of the vehicle and waiting in […]

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 5:08 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 8900 block of Highway 45 in Bristol. UPDATE 5:15 p.m. — Fire extinguished; all units returning to quarters.

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border

At about 8:18 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash on Highway K east of Highway 45 long the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Single vehicle off the road, perhaps due to a medical problem. UPDATE abut 8:21 a.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 6:34 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to crash in the 21200 block of Highway K in Bristol. Per dispatch: Car and a pick-up truck involved. Some occupants may be trapped in vehicles. UPDATE 6:39 a.m. — Fire units arriving on scene. Deputy on scene confirms at least […]

Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association and Bristol Fire Department Second Annual Pancake Breakfast coverage (PHOTOS)

The Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association and Bristol Fire Department hosted their Second Annual Pancake Breakfast Saturday, Dec. 10 at Bristol Village Hall. This year’s pancake breakfast supported five organizations dedicated to assisting those in need. Those who attended were able to enjoy some pancakes and sausage, visit with Santa, create a holiday card for Meals on […]

2016 Oak Vue Farm Live Nativity coverage (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Oak Vue Farm in Bristol again hosted a telling of the birth of Jesus Christ using people and live animals in a barn at the farm. The live nativity is a longtime tradition of the Gillmore family. The live nativity is staffed by volunteers, most from the Gillmore family and area churches. This year, a collection […]

Churches hosting chili lunch and cookie walk Dec. 11

Bristol and Wesley Chapel United Methodist Churches will be holding a Chili Lunch and Cookie Walk on Sunday, Dec. 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bristol UMC, 1 mile south of Highway 50, just off of Highway 45. Cost for chili and fixin’s is set at $6 for adults, $3 for under 12 and under […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 6:58 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 19500 block of State Line Road in Bristol. Per dispatch: Third party reports crash involves a semi-tractor trailer and an SUV. There appear to be injuries. Occupants of the SUV may be trapped […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 1:51 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 16900 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Car is on its roof off the road. Occupants were initially thought to be trapped, but were able to get out.  

Paddock Lake Area Lions Club 2016 “Books and More” Indoor Rummage Sale is Dec. 10

Paddock Lake Area Lions Club is holding its 6th annual “Books and More” Indoor Rummage Sale on Saturday, Dec. 10. This year, the event is being held at the Westosha Senior Community Center located at 19200 93rd St. in Bristol (Wilmot Road just east of Highway 45). It will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come and take advantage of […]

Oak Vue Farm live nativity for 2016 is Dec. 9 and 10

The local holiday tradition of the live nativity at Oak Vue Farm in Bristol continues in 2016 on Dec. 9 and 10 The living nativity — which includes live animals and a cast of 40 — will be presented Friday and Saturday evening. On Friday, Dec. 9, the approximately 30-minute presentation will take place at 6:30 […]

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