At about 4:19 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the Kenosha County Center, Highways 50 and 45 in Bristol, for a medical call. Per dispatch: The 59-year-old patient is in a car in the parking lot and experiencing an unknown medical problem.
At about 3:32 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff”s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 16200 block of Highway K in Bristol. UPDATE 3:35 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports to dispatch that crash involves a single vehicle with one occupant, who is reporting leg pain. Vehicle is off […]
At about 5:55 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 14800 block of Highway K in Bristol. Per dispatch: A single vehicle spun out and is now off the road. Driver reporting some injuries. UPDATE 6:01 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports to […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Nature Story Time Hike: A Tree’s Tale by Lark Carrier on Saturday, Aug. 2, 10 to 11 a.m Join participants will they read about a huge, 400-year-old oak tree that sees many people come and go during the course of its life as a Mai-Mehtug or “path-tree” to […]
At about 10:13 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a garage fire in the 20100 block of 63rd Street in Bristol. UPDATE 10:15 p.m. — Per dispatch: Deputy at scene says truck inside the attached garage appears to be […]
The Bristol Progress Days parade — 2014 edition — took place today along the streets of the village. The parade is well known for its generous outpouring of candy thrown to spectators from parade participants. This year did not disappoint in that regard. Participants represented civic organizations, youth groups and businesses. There also were several […]
One of Saturday’s activities at Bristol Progress Days is a volleyball tournament. Here’s a few photos of the action today:
The annual Bristol Progress Days pedal tractor pull took place Saturday at Hanson Park in Bristol. Participants competed in age classes to see who could pedal the farthest pulling a weighted load on a sled. Here are some more photos from the competition:
Emily Olson was named Miss Bristol at the 2014 Progress Days banquet Friday night at the Parkway Chateau. As Miss Bristol, Olson will participate in Progress Days activities and represent Bristol in various other activities through the year. Emily, 17, is the daughter of Jon and Cynthia Olson. She graduated from Central High School in […]
Seth Bayles was named the Bristol Jr. Outstanding Citizen for 2014. Seth will be a seventh grader at Bristol. Despite facing some medical challenges, his nomination lauded him for his positive attitude. At school he is involved in band and jazz band along with being an assistant to the softball team. Seth also has earned recognition […]
David and Carol Gorsuch were selected as the 2014 Bristol Outstanding Citizens. The announcement was made at the Bristol Progress Days banquet tonight at the Parkway Chateau. The Gorsuches together operate Gorsuch Chiropractic in Paddock Lake. Among their civic activities are involvement in 4-H, Kiwanis Club, Bristol Progress Days, PTA. They also were recognized for sponsorship […]
Note: Bristol Progress Days is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH One of the first events of Bristol Progress Days is the banquet, which is always held on the first day of the festival. This year’s banquet will be on Friday, July 11. The banquet is held at Parkway Chateau on Highway 50. At the banquet […]
At about 9:01 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to the area of Highways C and MB in Bristol for an investigation. Per dispatch: A passerby has reported a fire along the road.
Note: Bristol Progress Days is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Bristol Progress Days, the annual community festival held the weekend after the Fourth of July, in Bristol, Wis. will take place over three activity-packed days on July 11, 12, 13 The theme for this year is “Still Has The Jive” 1969-2014. The festivities include the Miss […]
At about 4:30 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a gas line break in the 15400 block of 82nd Place in Bristol. UPDATE 4:34 p.m. — Per dispatch: We Energies reported incident after receiving a call from property owner, who was digging on property with a backhoe, when line was […]
The Bristol Village Board is willing to try allowing parking on one side of the street in the Chaucer Woods subdivision. The board voted unanimously Monday to change the village’s parking ordinance to allow parking on the even address number side of the subdivision’s road. Chaucer residents have been seeking relief from the village’s standard […]
At about 12:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a gas main break at a residence in the 19400 block of 83rd Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: Break is about a foot from a residence and the line is hissing. We Energies also responding.
The annual meeting of the Bristol and Paris Cemetery Association will be held on Wednesday, June 18 at the Paris Town Hall located at 16607 Burlington Road, Paris. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. All interested parties are welcome.
The Salem Town Board has agreed to perform building inspections for Twin Lakes and Bristol. The two separate agreements were approved by the Town Board at Monday’s regular monthly meeting. Salem town administrator Patrick Casey said over the six months the contract will cover that the arrangement will bring about $9,000 to the town. Both […]
A local man died from his injuries from a crash early this morning along Highway 45 in Bristol. According to a statement released bythe Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department: Early this morning, at 0150 hrs Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded with Village of Bristol Fire and Rescue to a fatal crash on USH 45 North of […]
At about 1:45 p.m., Bristol Fore and Rescue units are responding to a report of an alarm on Fredericksburg Court in Bristol. Per dispatch: Alarm is a water flow alarm.
At 12:13 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Kenosha County Dive Team units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a possible water call int eh 16900 block of Highway Q in Bristol. Per dispatch, a vehicle has been reported off the road and in a swamp in the s-curve section of Highway Q. One […]
The Progress Days Parade Committee would like to extend an invitation to you to be in their parade and car show. This year will be the parade’s 45th year. The parade date is July 13. The theme for this year is: “Still has the Jive: 1969-2014.” The starting time is 12:30 p.m.; parade participants are expected […]
At about 8:23 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to the intersection of Highway 45 and Highway C in Bristol for an investigation. Per dispatch: A caller is reporting a large cloud of white smoke in the intersection. No flames seen. UPDATE 8:29 p.m. — Fire unit on the scene. Nothing showing.
A Bristol village trustee’s desire to make use of the old town hall building on Highway C in Bristol Woods County Park for some meetings or other events continues, but has met some obstacles along the way. The Village Board has discussed Trustee John McCabe’s proposal at its last two meetings. Wednesday, McCabe said the […]
Flight For Life-McHenry Base presented Bristol Fire and Rescue with its 20th Annual Scene Call of the Year Award at a ceremony Thursday evening at the Bristol Municipal Building. On hand were the patient, Christine Borggren and her family, along with the representatives of the fire department, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputies, the dispatchers from Kenosha County […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Youth Birding Field Trip at Bristol Woods County Park on Saturday, May 31, at 9 a.m. Staff will have some binoculars to borrow. For children ages 8-18. Free.
At about 7:36 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 12000 block of 120th Avenue West in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved, one being an SUV. Apparently a head-on crash. Injuries being reported. Vehicles are blocking traffic on West Frontage Road.
At 7:23 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash in the 12100 block of Highway C in Bristol. UPDATE about 7:27 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports it appears there are no serious injuries.
The Bristol Village Board agreed Monday to join the Kenosha Area Business Alliance — and perhaps some other Western Kenosha County municipalities — in a study of possible locations for business parks West of the I. The village agreed to help fund the study to a maximum contribution of $3,000, said village administrator Randy Kerkman. […]