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Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 9:40 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue are responding to a report of a crash in the 10400 block of 168th Avenue in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reported hearing a loud crash in this area.

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 8:51 p.m., Bristol Fire and Reacue units are responding to a report of burning in the 20200 block of 82nd Street in Bristol.

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 1:30 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue inits are responding to a report of burning in the 10000 block of 192nd Avenue. UPDATE 1:35 p.m. — Deputy being dispatched to the scene.

Units responding for investigation in Bristol

At about 7:50 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation at Highways 50 and 45 in Bristol. Per dispatch: A strong gas odor has been reported.

Units responding for second crash in Bristol

At about 9:46 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 21000 block of Highway AH in Bristol. Per dispatch: Pickup truck has hit a tree. Driver reportedly out of vehicle and walking around.

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 8:40 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 45 and C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved, one in gas station parking lot one in front yard. UPDATE about 8:43 p.m. — Unit arriving on scene reports heavy damage to both vehicles. UPDATE […]

Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 hosting pancake breakfast and silent auction May 7

Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 of Bristol will hold a Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction at Bristol Grade School located at 20121 83rd Street in Bristol, on Saturday, May 7 from 7 a.m. to noon. The breakfast will include pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and beverages. Tickets are available at the door: $6 […]

Bristol celebrates Arbor Day 2016 with tree planting at fire station project

Bristol village and Bristol Fire and Rescue representatives celebrated Arbor Day 2016 on Friday with the planting of a flowering pear trees outside the fire station. The tree will be a centerpiece of a project to be funded by the Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association titled ”Bristol Fire Department: Our Past, Present and Future.” The project will consist of a walkway built […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 3:32 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 50 and 45 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two cars involved; one injury being reported at this time. Scene is at southeast corner of building.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 5:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 45 and 85th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 5:52 p.m. — Fire unit on scene reports minor vehicle damage. UPDATE 5:54 p.m. — Bristol FD command holds all other responding units in quarters.

Units responding for crash along state line

At about 4:58 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 18800 block of 128th Street along the state line. Per dispatch: One person involved in the crash needs to be checked out for injuries. Deputies are already on the scene.

Bristol creates process for those who want to metal detect in village parks

The Bristol Village Board on Monday created a process by which people interested in metal detecting could get a permit to engage in that activity in village parks. The action passed 3-1 with Trustee Ruth Atwood voting against and Trustee Carolyn Owens absent. Metal detecting had been banned in village parks unless specifically approved by the Village […]

Bristol Village Board passes resolution for lower speed limit on Highway Q

The Bristol Village Board Monday passed a resolution urging the county to reduce the speed limit on Highway Q from 55 to 45 mph between Highway U and Highway 45 in the village. Since Highway Q is a county highway, the village does not have the power to change the speed limit itself. In addition to […]

Spring Election 2016: County supervisor District 18 candidates Q&A

Voters in county board district 18 will be able to cast a ballot in a contested county supervisor race on April 5. The 18th District includes much of Bristol in Western Kenosha County (see map above). The rest of the district is in Pleasant Prairie. The same questionnaire was submitted by westofthei.com to each candidate, by email or by […]

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At 9:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 11300 block of Bristol Road in Bristol. Per dispatch: Address has a burn permit but caller believes fire may now be out of control.

Deputies responding for crash in Bristol

At about 4:45 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a crash at Highways C and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: A caller reported two vehicles involved, one pulling a trailer.

Bristol Recreation T-Ball and Softball sign-up is March 19

Sign up for Bristol Recreation T-Ball and Softball is March 19th from 9 a.m. to Noon and the Bristol Village Hall 19801 83rd St., Bristol. There is also a second date of Tuesday, April 12 same location from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Senior Citizen’s Council hosting egg hunt March 19 at Westosha Senior Community Center

Western Kenosha County Senior Citizen’s Council is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at noon, on Saturday, March 19. This event is for children ages 11 and younger. The Easter Bunny will be available for visits and photos from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Bring your camera and Easter basket. There also will be a Coloring Contest. Families […]

Bristol residents seeking speed limit change on Highway Q

A citizen effort to have the speed limit lowered on a county highway drew the support of the Bristol Village Board Monday. The petition, with over 110 signatures, requests the speed limit on Highway Q (also known as 104th Street and Winfield Road in places) from Highway U to Highway 45 be lowered to 45 mph. […]

Units responding for investigation along I-94

At about 7:30 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation to the 7500 block of the northbound lanes of I-94. Per dispatch: Caller reported sparks coming from a knocked down light pole.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 1:35 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 16800 block of Highway 50 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over in the ditch. UPDATE 1:39 p.m. — Deputy on scene reporting possible collarbone and shoulder injury to one patient. UPDATE […]

A word from our sponsors: Washburn Lodge to host all you can eat corned beef dinner March 17

Washburn Lodge in Bristol will host an all you can eat corned beef dinner on March 17 from 1 to 6 p.m. Cost is: $10 adults, kids under 10 $8. Washburn Lodge is located at 8102 199th Ave., Bristol.

Bristol to seek grant for address safety signs; fire association to pay match

Bristol is the latest Western Kenosha County municipality to explore the installation of uniform address signs for every property in its boundaries. But Bristol has a plan to at least try to get the project done without taxpayer money. The Village Board on Monday approved Bristol Fire and Rescue Chief John Niederer to write a […]

Bristol School fish fry on March 18 to support band program

Bristol School District is hosting a community fish fry on March 18, 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 […]

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 3:46 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 14200 block of Highway WG in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reported a smoldering brush pile in the ditch line along the north side of the road. No flames seen. UPDATE 3:56 p.m. — Fire extinguished. UPDATE 4:03 p.m. — […]

A word from our sponsors: Washburn Lodge to host all you can eat corned beef dinner March 17

Washburn Lodge in Bristol will host an all you can eat corned beef dinner on March 17 from 1 to 6 p.m. Cost is: $10 adults, kids under 10 $8. Washburn Lodge is located at 8102 199th Ave., Bristol.

Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society now a 501(c)(3)

The local history group that is seeking to move and renovate the old Bristol town hall anounced Friday that it has received  501(c)(3) status from the Internal Revenue Service. Here is the announcement from the Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society: The Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society received its 501(c)(3) status from the IRS making them a tax-exempt non-profit organization and last […]

Units responding for burning along Salem-Bristol border

At about 5:12 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 7600 block of 216th Avenue along the Bristol-Salem border. Per dispatch: Caller reported tall flames. UPDATE 5:15 pm. — Deputy on scene tells dispatch fire department can respond on non-emergency basis and that fire […]

A word from our sponsors: Washburn Lodge to host all you can eat corned beef dinner March 17

Washburn Lodge in Bristol will host an all you can eat corned beef dinner on March 17 from 1 to 6 p.m. Cost is: $10 adults, kids under 10 $8. Washburn Lodge is located at 8102 199th Ave., Bristol.

Westosha Senior Center hosting corned beef and cabbage dinner March 5

The Westosha Senior Center is hosting a corned beef and cabbage dinner today, March 5 from noon to 4 p.m. Cost is adults $10, ages 6-10 $6, under 5 free. Donations accepted for extra servings. Westosha Senior Center is located at 19200 93rd St. (Highway C) in Bristol. Carry-outs available for purchase. This event is sponsored by Western Kenosha County Senior Citizens […]

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