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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 […]

Pringle Nature Center to host Leave No Child Inside: Sky’s the Limit Feb. 27

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Leave No Child Inside: Sky’s the Limit on Saturday, Feb. 27, 1 to 2 p.m. Come and explore the night sky during the daytime. Use the inflatable StarLab Planetarium to look at the night sky and see what causes the seasons. Space is limited. Pre-registration required. […]

Phases 1 and 2 completed in search for new Bristol School District administrator

The Bristol School District issued the following update on its search for a new district administrator: The consultants of McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. have completed Phases I and II of the district administrator search process. The phases included work with the school board and the community to identify criteria for a new district administrator for Bristol School […]

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 12:23 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the southbound lanes of I-94 in the area of Highway E. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over. UPDATE 12:32 p.m. — Dispatch relays from deputies to responding fire units that there is oil spillage at […]

Units responding to crash along Paris-Bristol border

At about 8:07 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 45 and K along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Crash is reportedly on the east side of Highway 45, north of Highway K. UPDATE 8:20 p.m. — Bristol FD […]

Pringle to host Nature Story Time Feb. 18

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol, will be having a Nature Story Time: The Mitten by Jan Brett on Thursday, Feb. 18, from 9:30 to 10 a.m. When Nicki drops his white mitten in the snow, he goes on without realizing that it is missing. One by one, woodland animals find it and crawl in. […]

UPDATED: Units responding for gas line leak in Bristol; turned out to be sewer gas

At 12:02 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue unit and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a gas leak in the 19600 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Bristol. Per dispatch: This is the Kenosha County Center. Building being evacuated. UPDATE 12:12 p.m. — Bristol command reports We Energies is on the scene. UPDATE 6:50 […]

Westosha Senior Center hosting fundraiser breakfast Feb. 20

The Westosha Senior Center will be hosting a fundraiser pancake, sausage and egg breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 8 a.m. to Noon. Meal includes two pancakes, two sausage, two eggs, fruit cup, orange juice and coffee. Adults are $7, ages 6-12 $3  and under 6 free. The Westosha Senior Center is located at 19200 93rd Street (Highway C), Bristol. Carry outs […]

Bristol Progress Days hosting dinner and show fundraiser March 19

Bristol Progress Days will host “Murder at the Deadwood Saloon” at the Parkway Chateau, March 19 at 7 p.m. This is a dinner and show fundraiser.  The play gives you an opportunity to be a suspect or even the victim, and to enjoy a great meal that includes a Barron of Beef and Chicken. The total […]

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