At about 7:45 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 19000 block of 83rd St. in Bristol. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a van.
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Members of the Bristol Fire Department, along with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will continue a 61-year tradition of helping save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease in the Southern Wisconsin area. More than 20 members of the Bristol Fire Department will volunteer their time with boots in their hand’s for this year’s Fill the Boot […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Nature Story Time Hike: Fall Leaves by Mary Packard on Saturday, Oct. 3, from 10 to 11 a.m. Everyone has fun with the fall leaves, from the chipmunks to the boys and girls. After the story, we’ll go on a hike with activities tied to […]
Pringle Nature Center inside Bristol Woods County Park held its Fall Fun Fest/International Migratory Bird Day Celebration on Saturday. Attendees were able to partake in a number of outdoor activities on a beautiful afternoon. There were hayrides through the center’s trails and activities such as pumpkin decorating and birdhouse making. A live falcon and an owl […]
At about 7:05 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a down wire in the 7400 block of Highway 45 in Bristol. UPDATE 7:08 a.m. — Unit on the scene confirms line is down across a driveway.
At about 6:03 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 15900 block of Highway Q in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. UPDATE 6:10 a.m. — Dispatch says fire personnel on scene reporting three minor injuries.
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Fall Fun Fest/International Migratory Bird Day Celebration on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come and go on hayrides through the center’s beautiful trails, see a falconer, or listen to people speak about local efforts in conservation. Become a Friend of Pringle and get free […]
A Peace Shindig featuring a free concert with the Still a Dream Band is set for Saturday, Sept. 19 at Hansen Park in Bristol, in the large shelter. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with food, available for purchase. There will be brats, sloppy Joes, hot dogs, chips and drinks as well as a bake sale. Free […]
At about 8:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation in the 19600 block of 82nd Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reporting power out in the area. UPDATE 8:17 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports a tree has struck a power line at the corner of 195th Avenue and […]
At about 12:01 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 12400 block of West Frontage Road in Bristol. UPDATE 12:04 p.m. — Kenosha Area Fire Rescue Scanner reports that Newport Fire Department also responding.
At about 8:48 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a fire alarm in the 12400 block of 75th Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: The alarm is at a business there.
All are invited to enjoy delicious brats, burgers, baked goods and bargains galore at Bristol United Methodist Church Rummage Sale, Brat Roast, and Bake Sale on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Aug. 28, 29, and 30. Friday and Saturday hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. while Sunday hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bristol […]
At about 8:26 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a transformer sparking in the 9200 block of 176th Avenue in Bristol. Per dispatch: A utility pole has fallen across a driveway.
At about 8:37 a.m., Western Kenosha County Fire Departments are responding for mutual aid to the Kenosha Fire Department for a fire at 64th Street and 28th Avenue in Kenosha. Bristol Fire And Rescue and Town of Salem Fire/Rescue are being requested to respond with chiefs for change of quarters and Paris Fire and Rescue […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be hosting two events on Friday, Aug. 14: Pringle will be a part of Celebrate Lake Michigan Day on Friday, Aug. 14, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Lake Michigan Day is a time set aside to consider our connection to Lake Michigan’s freshwater resources. Pringle is celebrating by having a bird […]
At about 11:23 a.m., Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways C and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; some injuries being reported. UPDATE 11:32 a.m. — Second ambulance requested from Bristol Fire and Rescue.
At about 12:11 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 7700 block of 120th Avenue (West Frontage Road) in Bristol. Per dispatch. Grass in fire in an open lot was reported by a caller. UPDATE 12:17 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports […]
The two victims in the fatal plane crash in Bristol last weekend have been positively identified, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has announced. The pilot of the plane has been identified as William Lester Lanman, 69, of Louisville, Kentucky. Lanman was a US Army Veteran and long time pilot. The passenger in the plane has been […]
The Bristol Village Board failed to take action Monday on one trustee’s request that the village create a temporary account to hold funds for the newly forming Bristol Historical Society. Trustee John McCabe, who is leading the drive to create the historical society as a way to restore the old town hall building, asked for the […]
Two men were found dead in the wreckage of a plane crash found in Bristol Sunday afternoon. The identities of the two crash victims has not been determined yet, said Sgt. Dan Ruth, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman. The plane, a Zenith CH601XL, was reported missing and was last known to be heading to the EAA (Experimental Aircraft […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Blue Moon Program on Friday, July 31, from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Join other participants for the Sky & Telescope rule of a blue moon – a second full moon in a month. Participants will talk about the mythology associated with the full moon and the different […]
At about 10:54 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding for mutual aid to the northbound lanes of I-94 at Russell Road. Per dispatch: Bristol is being requested to respond with a squad for a crash. UPDATE 10:56 a.m. — Mutual aid request cancelled by Newport Fire Department. Bristol units returning to quarters.
At about 9:23 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for another sparking wire report, this time in the 20600 block of 116th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 9:35 p.m. — Nothing spotted yet by deputy or fire department. UPDATE 9:40 p.m. — Fire department returning to quarters.
At about 8:05 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a sparking wire in the 8600 block of 184th Avenue (Highway D) in Bristol. UPDATE 8:12 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports that a trees appears to be on fire. UPDATE 8:37 p.m. — Deputy reports to […]
A new historical society is being formed in Bristol to pursue the restoration and relocation of the old town hall building. John McCabe announced the formation of the society in the following statement, emailed to westofthei.com: We are starting a historical society called Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society. The society is planning on saving the original Bristol Town […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding an Invasive Species Workday on Saturday, July 25, from 9 a.m. to noon. Want to help with parkland restoration or use cool tools? Students or Scouts, do you need to earn some community service hours? With the help of volunteers, undesirable non-native, invasive plants are […]
At 11:58 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a supervisory alarm at a church in the 10200 block of 136th Avenue in Bristol.
The Bristol Progress Days Parade took place on the streets of central Bristol Sunday. The parade is one of the largest summer parades in the area and has a well-earned reputation as being an event that supplies young watchers with as much candy as Halloween, all thrown from participants in the parade. This year’s parade also had a flyover […]
Kayla Weidner was named the 2015 Miss Bristol Friday evening. The announcement came at the annual Bristol Progress Days banquet at the Parkway Chateau. Kayla, 18, is the daughter of Al and Wendy Weidner, She is a 2015 graduate of Central High School. In the fall, she will be attending the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater as […]
Brother and sister Brandon and Amanda Gorsuch are the 2015 Bristol Junior Outstanding Citizens. The announcement came Friday evening at the annual Bristol Progress Days banquet at the Parkway Chateau. Master of ceremonies Todd Becker said this year it was decided to name a boy and girl junior outstanding citizen. It just so happened that the committee […]