At 8:47 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a scene of a crash in the 16700 block of Highway C. Per dispatch: Deputies were already on the scene of a crash. Vehicles pulled into a driveway. One of the people involved is reporting arm pain. UPDATE 8:56 p.m. — Fire unit on scene […]
A Kenosha County Circuit Court ruling that said the mass annexation that united Bristol as a single municipality in 2010 was legal has been affirmed at the Wisconsin Court of Appeals level. Dr. J. Michael Ries and Ries Partners filed a complaint in Circuit Court arguing that the annexation did not satisfy “the rule of reason.” […]
At about 7:41 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a carbon monoxide alarm in the 11500 block of 107th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 7:42 p.m. — Dispatch tells Bristol fire base that no one at the scene is experiencing symptoms of carbon monoxide exposure. UPDATE 8 p.m. — All fire department units […]
In the map above, Hansen Park is just east of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) and south of 86th Place. The land to be purchased is just south of the park. The Bristol Village Board has accepted an offer to purchase land that will be used for an expansion of Hansen Park. The village will pay […]
At 7:34 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash along State Line Road near Highway MB along the Wisconsin-Illinois border. UPDATE 7:39 a.m. — Traffic on State Line Road being blocked at Highway 45 and east of the accident scene. UPDATE 7:45 a.m. — […]
At about 3 p.m., multiple fire departments are responding to a Box Alarm for a brush fire in the 8000 block of 128th Avenue in Bristol. Bristol Fire and Rescue command activated the box alarm. Responding departments include: Twin Lakes Fire Department with an engine; brush trucks from Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Pleasant Prairie […]
A major construction project on Highway 45 from the state line north to Highway 50 has been pushed back another year. Information distributed by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation at a public involvement meeting at the Bristol Municipal Building on Monday said construction is now projected to start in the spring of 2018 and be […]
At about 4:19 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 19000 block of 128th Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: Vehicle rolled over several times and now is upright in the south ditch. UPDATE 4:25 p.m. — Deputy arriving on the scene reports vehicle […]
Job’s Daughters Bethel #79 is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 12:30 p.m., on Sunday, April 13, at the Washburn Masonic Lodge, 8102 199th Ave. , Bristol. The free event is open to children 12 and under, who will be divided into appropriate groups to gather eggs. For more information call 262-210-6998 or contact […]
A Easter Bunny Visit, Egg Hunt and Coloring Contest will take place at the Westosha Senior Community Center on Saturday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is a free for families. Bring your camera. Easter Bunny will be available for pictures from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Easter egg hunt at 11 […]
The second annual Bristol Progress Days Craft and Vendor Expo will take place Saturday, April 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bristol School, 20121 83rd St., in the large gym. Lunch provided by VFW will be available for purchase. There will be a visit from the Easter Bunny from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. […]
Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials will be in Bristol on April regarding the Highway 45 improvement project. WisDOT representatives will be hosting a public open house at the Bristol Municipal Building, from 6 to 8 p.m. on April 7, said Bristol village administrator Randy Kerkman. DOT officials will have the latest information regarding proposed improvements to Highway 45 […]
At about 10:10 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a business in the 8300 block of 196th Avenue in Bristol for a semi-truck that has struck a building. Per dispatch: A semi-truck backing into a loading dock hit the building causing damage to the dock area. No injuries are […]
Making changes to an ordinance that prohibits parking on most village streets will be considered by the Bristol Village Board. Revisiting the village parking ordinance comes after a resident complained at a Village Board meeting on Monday that no parking regulations in his neighborhood mean residents effectively can’t have a large number of guests over. […]
At about 9:35 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire, Antioch Fire Department and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible structure fire in the 10700 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Bristol. UPDATE 9:41 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports: Fire was […]
The Bristol Village Board passed a resolution opposing one of the routes proposed by American Transmission Company for a 138 kilowatt power transmission line from a substation in Salem to a substation in Lake Geneva. Board members are concerned that the route (in pink on this map) would threaten “heritage trees” along 216th Avenue along […]
At about 12:03 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 15700 block of Horton Road in Bristol. Per dispatch: A caller is reporting that a car hit a pole and is now upside down in a pond. UPDATE 12:05 p.m. — Someone at […]
At about 3:39 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 45 and 50 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a truck. No injuries being reported.
The Alzheimer’s Association’s Bristol Caregiver Support Group will be meeting on Monday, March 17 . to discuss “How to deal with wandering?” This meeting is for family/friend caregivers who are caring for a loved one with a memory loss . The meeting will take place at Westosha Community Center, 19200 93rd Street (Hwy C) Bristol […]
Bristol Progress Days Second Annual Craft Fair and Expo will take place Saturday, April 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bristol School. Business owners and crafters are being sought to exhibit at the event. Contact fair coordinators Lisa Wadin at 857-3099 LWadin@wi.rr.com or Carol Gorsuch at 857-9769 CGorsuch@wi.rr.com for more information and an application. The cost of a […]
At 5:53 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a fire alarm at a residence in the 7900 block of Fredericksburg Court in Bristol. UPDATE 5:55 p.m. — Fire units on scene and staging while alarm is investigated.
At about 5 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash on Highway 45 north of Highway Q in Bristol. Per dispatch: Scene is in the southbound lane and is blocking traffic. Some people requesting to be checked out by rescue.
Bristol School District is hosting a community fish fry on March 14, from 4 to 7:30 p.m., in the school cafeteria, 20121 83rd St., Bristol. Proceeds from the event will benefit the band program. Fish Fry tickets may be purchased at Bristol School between the hours of 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays. Advance tickets are: $7 for children 6 […]
A 20-year-old Salem woman died in a crash today along Highway C in Bristol. From a statement released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department: Today at 0837 hrs, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded with Bristol Fire and Rescue Personnel to the 21200 Wilmot Road (CTH C) for a report of a fatal accident. Salem Rescue […]
At about 8:40 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 21200 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. UPDATE 8:58 a.m. — Flight for Life medical transport helicopter responding to a landing zone in Bristol. Town of Salem Fire/Rescue responding to the […]
The Kenosha County Association for Home & Community Education will be hosting an Educational Program on “Cooking with Herbs, Substitute for Salt” with Chef Mike from Gooseberries Fresh Foods (of Burlington) at the Kenosha County Center on Tuesday, March 4 at 7 pm. This program is open to the public. The Kenosha County Center is […]
Bristol United Methodist Church, 8014 199th Ave, Bristol, is hosting two GriefShare grief support groups beginning in March. They are 13-week sessions beginning the first week of March. Tuesday group, beginning March 4, 6:30-8 pm; Wednesday group beginning March 5, 10:30 a.m.-Noon. There is a $15 registration for the workbook. For more information, call the […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Leave No Child Inside: Sky’s the Limit on Saturday, Feb. 22, 11 a.m. to noon. Come and explore the night sky during the daytime. Participants will use the inflatable StarLab Planetarium to look at the night sky and see what causes the seasons. Space […]
At 1:08 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are reapondingo to a supervisory alarm at a business in the 12300 block of 75th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 1:14 p.m. — Fire that was investigating is reurningto quarters.
Shanna Smith age 16 from Twin Lakes and Sophia Ellsworth age 16 from Bristol are close friends who celebrated their Sweet 16th birthday party together in December. Instead of gifts they asked their guests to bring a Toy for Tots. They had a dance party at Capelli’s Traxside in Burlington.