At about 3:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash on 101st Street (I missed the cross street location) in Bristol. Per dispatch: Preliminary reports indicate no injuries. UPDATE 3:44 p.m. — All Bristol units are clearing and returning to quarters.
At 9:32 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible vehicle fire at 124th Street and 210th Avenue in Bristol. UPDATE 9:39 p.m. — Per dispatch: Sheriff’s deputy has helped an occupant out of the vehicle. That person may be injured. UPDATE 9:43 p.m. — Flight for Life medical […]
At about 7:35 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a vehicle with smoke coming from under its hood at Highways U and Q. Per dispatch: Report came from a passer by. UPDATE 7:45 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports to dispatch that there are no […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Leave No Child Inside: Halloween Night Hike on Saturday, Oct. 25, 6:30-8 p.m. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume for this safe alternative Halloween hikes. Participants will warm up with hot chocolate afterwards. Please leave your flashlights at home as they will spoil the experience. […]
At about 8:48 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a cow along the highway. Per dispatch: The large brown cow is in the area of 216th Avenue and Highway 50, on the south side of the road. UPDATE 9 a.m. — Deputy reports that he has spoken with the cow’s owner […]
The Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association 2nd Annual “Fill the Brat” Fundraiser will take place Friday, Oct. 17 from 5 p.m. to midnight at The Brat Stop, 12304 75th St, Kenosha. The event will feature the band Bella Cain. Admission is $10 at the door. There also will be a raffle with many valuable items including: Panasonic […]
At 6:58 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of a sheep wandering in the road way in the 21600 block of Highway 50 near the Bristol/Salem border. UPDATE 7:09 a.m. — Deputy on scene but has not located any loose sheep.
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Science Saturday: Behavior of Cockroaches on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 10 to 11 a.m. Children in 6th to 9th grade will conduct fun experiments. This month, children will design and conduct an experiment to determine environmental preferences of the Madagascar hissing cockroach. Children will observe structures […]
At about 8:28 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 45 and Highway WG (State Line Road, 128th Street) in Bristol. Per dispatch: Single vehicle involved. Vehicle may have rolled over. UPDATE 8:30 a.m. — Lake County law enforcement officer on scene believes […]
Wesley Chapel’s annual chicken dinner will take place Sunday, Oct. 19. Dining will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Advance adult and carryout tickets are $10. Adult and carryout tickets purchased at the door are $11. Advance children 6-12 tickets are $5. Children 6-12 tickets purchased at the door are $6. Children 5 and under […]
At about 9:30 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Antioch Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units are responding to a report of a fire in the 18900 block of 101st Avenue in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting something may be on fire under a home. UPDATE 9:35 p.m. […]
At about 7:19 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Town of Salem Fire and Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units and Sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a barn on fire in the 16100 block of Highway 50 in Bristol. UPDATE 7:21 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports this […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Nature Story Time Hike: Mushroom in the Rain by Mirra Ginsburg on Saturday, Oct. 4 at 10-11 a.m. Participants will hear a story about a rain-soaked ant that takes refuge under a mushroom, which expands to shelter several of his waterlogged friends. After the story, participants will […]
The Westosha Senior Community Center will host a Craft Bazaar and Bake Sale on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Local seniors will be showcasing art, ceramics, knitting, crocheting, jellies, jams, pies and other handmade goodness. There also will be a 50/50 raffle and a raffle for various other items. Lunch is available all day. […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having an Invasive Species Workday on Saturday, Sept. 27, 9 a.m. to noon. Come help combat European Buckthorn, Multi-Flora Rose, and many more invasive plants. Please bring your own work gloves; tools will be provided.
The Alzheimer’s Association’s Bristol Caregiver Support Group is hosting a free and informative workshop on Sept. 15. This workshop is for family/friend caregivers who are caring for a loved one with a memory loss. The purpose of this workshop is to better understand the legal and financial issues that may impact them. Program attendees will be able […]
The above 9-11 memorial tribute is in the front yard at 82nd Street and 206th Avenue, Bristol, on Thursday, Sept. 11. It was set up by Richard Bosanko, a retired Kenosha Fire Department Battalion Chief, who was on duty on 9-11-2001.
At 10:49 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for mutual aid to the Antioch Fire Department for a crash at Highway 45 and WG (State Line Road). Per dispatch: Crash involves one vehicle, which may be rolled over. Scene is just south of the intersection in Illinois.
At about 8:10 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation of a report of a fire along Highway JS west of Highway 45 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reported a large orange glow that may have been too large for a bonfire. Several properties in the area have burn permits on […]
At about 9:45 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways C and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. One patient bleeding from the face.
The woman who died in a three-vehicle crash Friday in Bristol near the Wisconsin-Illinois state line has been identified by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department as Kathryn E. Kowalczyk, of Trevor. In the crash, a car driven by Sandor Katona, 81, of Zion drove westbound on Highway WG through a red light and collided with a northbound on Highway […]
The Westosha Kiwanis Club had a special guest to perform its helicopter ball drop Friday at the Tom Paddock Memorial Golf Outing. The outing, which has been going on for 12 years and is in its second year of being named for longtime Kiwanian Paddock, benefits the club’s community service projects and Make a Wish. Make-A-Wish […]
A Trevor woman died and two others were injured as the result of a three-vehicle crash in Bristol late this morning. The identity of the woman who died in the crash is not being released at this time, Sgt. Robert Croeker, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman, said. From a sheriff’s department media release: Today at 11:02 AM, Kenosha County […]
Flight for Life medical transport helicopter responded to a crash at Highway 45 and Highway WG along the Wisconsin-Illinois border today. Kenosha Area Fire and Rescue Scanner has some additional info. We are also pursuing more info. Several westofthei.com readers have reported that traffic was being diverted from the scene of the crash.
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Science Saturday: May the Force be With You on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 10-11 a.m. Children in 6th to 9th grade join us for fun experiments. Participants will look at how pulleys and levers work. At the end, participants will use their new knowledge to lift […]
At about 6:02 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a strong gas smell near a gas meter in the 8200 block of 199th Avenue in Bristol. UPDATE 6:05 p.m. — Bristol FR command requests response from We Energies.
The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department released the following information Thursday via its Facebook page: This morning, Deputies responded to an altercation in the Village of Bristol. Prior to their arrival, the suspect fled on foot. The suspect is Darryl Heard (33yrs old). The suspect is wanted for Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Damage, Criminal Trespass to Dwelling and […]
At about 9:15 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a wire down in the 14700 block of 104th Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: Sparking wire in a tree reported by a passer by.
At about 4:48 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Town of Salem Fire/Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire at a mobile home park in the 8700 block of 184th Avenue in Bristol. Per dispatch: Black smoke reported coming from […]
The driver that died in a car crash on Highway C Monday has been identified by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department as Jessica Jones, 28, of Bristol. The cause of the vehicle leaving the roadway is still under investigation, said Sgt. Bill Beth, Sheriff’ Department spokesman. Highway C was closed to traffic for over four […]