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Pringle Nature Center to host concert and bat program on Saturday

The Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be hosting two events Saturday, May 30. First, the center will be holding a Stage Opening Concert on Saturday, at 2 p.m. The newest addition to the nature center will be dedicated. Included in the festivities will be a concert by Joan Hammel, who is an award winning […]

Units responding for smoke from vehicle in Bristol

At about 3:10 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Highway 50 and Highway MB south. Per dispatch: Response is for a vehicle with smoke coming from it. UPDATE 3:14 p.m. — Dispatch advises that deputy on scene says smoke has stopped. Bristol FD will respond with an engine […]

Local FD departments responding for mutual aid to Antioch

At about 8:06 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Town of Salem Fire/Rescue are responding for mutual aid to the Antioch Fire Department, which has a water emergency. Bristol is being asked to respond with an engine and Salem with a chief for a change of quarters to staff Station 1.

WisDOT to host informational meeting in Highway 45 project on May 27

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Southeast Region is announcing a public involvement meeting to discuss improvements planned for Highway 45 in Kenosha and Racine counties. The meeting is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, May 27, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Kenosha County Center (Hearing Room), 19600 75th St. (Highways 50 and 45), […]

Units responding to crash along Bristol, Paris border

At about 2:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a report of a crash at Highways 50 and 45 at the Bristol-Paris border. UPDATE 2:43 p.m. — Paris Fire and Rescue being toned out. Bristol Fire and Rescue standing down. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — Paris ambulance transporting a patient to a local hospital.

Bristol Village Board approves site plan for new market on Highway 50

A proposal for an outdoor mixed-market won site plan approval from the Bristol Village Board Monday night. The plan was developed by Kenosha Common Markets, Inc., which operates Kenosha HarborMarket in Kenosha. The market is to operate this year from July through August on the site of the former Farmer Brown’s Nursery and Haunted Barn property […]

Bristol bark and barks

Bristol combined its Arbor Day celebration with the opening of a Bristol dog park. The dog park is at the corner of 81st St. and 195th Ave.

Bristol Arbor Day celebration and dog park opening is Saturday

Bristol’s annual Arbor Day Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 9. This year’s Arbor Day celebration will be held concurrently with the grand opening of the village’s new dog park. Both events will be held at the southwest corner of 81st Street and 195th Avenue at starting at 10 a.m.

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 9:48 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 8000 block of the southbound lanes of I-94.

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 1:16 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 12400 block of Highway MB in Bristol.

Units responding for fire alarm at Bristol School

At 10:37 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a fire alarm at Bristol School. Per dispatch: Alarm is showing as a pulled alarm. UPDATE 10:39 a.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm company says this is a false alarm.

Units responding for investigation in Bristol

At about 1:39 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for an investigation in the 8500 block of 198th Avenue. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a gas odor.

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 7:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 17600 block of Winfield Road in Bristol. UPDATE 7:46 p.m. — Dispatch reports that the subject address does have a burn permit.

Technical Rescue Unit responding to Bristol Fire Department

At about 9:37 a.m., members of the Kenosha County Technical Rescue Team are responding to the Bristol Fire Department Station in Bristol. UPDATE 9:41 a.m. — Per dispatch: Incident apparently involves a grain truck. UPDATE 9:45 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports that a grain truck has been involved in an accident in the parking […]

Bristol Village Board adds security deposit to hall rental

In reaction to some incidents that have left the village facility dirty or damaged, the Bristol Village Board Monday approved adding a security deposit to the requirements for renting the Village Hall meeting room. Renting the hall will now cost $100 with a $200 security deposit. That deposit will be returned to renters that leave the […]

Invasive Species Workday set for Pringle Nature Center on April 25

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding an Invasive Species Workday on Saturday, April 25, at 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 removed […]

Low Vision Support Group to meet at Westosha Senior Center starting April 9

A new Low Vision Support Group led by Arneetrice Ellderman, Rehabilitation Specialist, Office for the Blind and Visually Impaired, will meet for the first time Thursday, April 9, from  1 to 2:30 p.m., at the Westosha Senior Center, 19200 93rd St. (Highway C) in Bristol. The meeting will offer tips on working with various visual impairments. Marilyn […]

Police, fire departments conducting exercise in Bristol this morning

If you see a large amount of emergency vehicle response Wednesday around the Kenosha County Center and/or Bristol School it may be part of a full-scale exercise that local police and fire agencies, under the coordination of Kenosha County Emergency Management, are conducting. This exercise is funded by a Federal Homeland Security Grant administered by the state […]

Job’s Daughters Bethel #79 Easter Egg Hunt 2015 coverage

The weather was rainy and windy, but the Job’s Daughters Bethel #79 Easter egg hunt went on Sunday. It was held inside Washburn Masonic Lodge, 8102 199th Ave., Bristol. It was open to children 12 and under. Here are some photos:  

Pringle Nature Center to host storytime hike about trees April 4

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Nature Story Time Hike: A Tree is Nice by Janice May Udry on Saturday, April 4, 10 to 11 a.m. I f you have a tree, you can climb up its trunk, roll in its leaves, or hang a swing from one of its limbs. Cows […]

Car in ditch

About 12:30 am a car missed turning into Benson Corners.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At 10:08 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the intersection of Highway 45 and Highway 50 in Bristol for a crash. Per dispatch: Crash involves two vehicles and is blocking traffic. One person reporting an injury. UPDATE 10:10 a.m. — Deputy on the scene reports crash is actually on Highway […]

Bristol OKs road project agreements to keep costs down

The Bristol Village Board approved two agreements with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation over upcoming road projects along Highway 45. The agreements are designed to keep in place terms that favor Bristol, said village administrator Randy Kerkman. Projects  covered by the agreements are Highway 45 from the stateline to Highway 50 and Highway 45 from Highway 50 […]

Job’s Daughters Bethel #79 hosting Easter egg hunt March 29

Job’s Daughters Bethel #79 is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 1 p.m., Sunday, March 29, at the Washburn Masonic Lodge, 8102 199th Ave., Bristol, Wisconsin. 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 Sherri […]

Bristol man dies in crash in Kenosha

Shawn Delaney, 34, of Bristol died in a crash in Kenosha Monday night, WGTD is reporting. More information is at WGTD’s Facebook page.

Westosha Senior Center hosting corned beef and cabbage dinner today

The Westosha Senior Center is hosting a corned beef and cabbage dinner today, March 14 from noon to 4 p.m. Cost is adults $8, ages 6-12 $3, under 6 free. Donations accepted for extra servings Westosha Senior Center is located at 19200 93rd St. (Highway C) in Bristol. This event is sponsored by Western Kenosha County Senior Citizens Council, Inc.

Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 8:49 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 9300 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reported a large bonfire with embers flying everywhere at this location. UPDATE 9:01 p.m. — Fire units returning to quarters.

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group to meet March 16

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Bristol Caregiver Support Group will be meeting on Monday, March 16. This meeting is for family/friend caregivers who are caring for a loved one with a memory loss. Come share, learn and get to know others who are also on this journey. The meeting will take place at the Westosha Community Center, 19200 93rd St […]

2nd Annual Dennis Kauth Worldwide Memorial Dragon Shoot is this weekend

The 2nd Annual Dennis Kauth Worldwide Memorial Dragon Shoot will take place March 14 and 15. Join hundreds of archers from around the world unite for one weekend, Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to shoot Dragons. Proceeds to Benefit Hailey Hand. Hailey is a fifth grader who is bravely fighting Acute Lymphoblastic. Help celebrate […]

Units responding to crash along Bristol-Paris border

At 8:35 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at the Highway 45 and Highway K intersection along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Crash involves two vehicles that are blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.

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