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Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 9:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12500 block of Highway U  in Bristol.

2016 Bristol Progress Days Parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The 2016 Bristol Progress Days Parade wound its way through the heart of Bristol this afternoon. The parade had excellent weather. The Air One Multi-Jurisdictional Police Helicopter flew over the route and landed near the Progress Days festival grounds to give those interested a closer look. Units in the parade included fire department units from Bristol and other […]

Coverage of Bristol Firefighters’ Memorial dedication

The Bristol Firefighters’ Memorial was dedicated in a ceremony Sunday morning. The memorial, designed to recognize all who have served Bristol Fire and Rescue, was a joint project between the Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association and Bristol Fire Department. It is located at the fire station on 198th Avenue in Bristol. It features extensive stone work including sitable walls […]

Maria Regalado Vega is Miss Bristol 2016

Maria Regalado Vega was named 2016 Miss Bristol at the Progress Days banquet Friday night. The banquet, which kicks off the annual community festival, took place at the Parkway Chateau. Vega is 19 and the daughter of Sara Vega and Julies Perez. She graduated from Central High School in 2015 and is now attending Gateway […]

2016 Bristol Junior Outstanding Citizens

Micaela Lawlor and Luke Koeppel were named the 2016 Bristol Junior Outstanding Citizens Friday at the Progress Days Banquet. The banquet took place at the Parkway Chateau. The banquet kicks off the annual Bristol Progress Days community festival. Micaela is 13 and attends Bristol School. She is active in softball, basketball, volleyball, English Fest, Book […]

Bristol Firefighters’ Memorial to be dedicated Sunday

The Bristol Fire Department and Bristol Volunteer Firemen’s Association announce the unveiling and dedication of the Bristol Firefighters’ Memorial on Sunday, July 10 at 9 a.m. at the Bristol Fire Station (8312 198th Ave.). The memorial was developed in cooperation with The Bristol Group to commemorate the bravery, courage, honor and valor of Bristol firefighters past, present […]

Traffic being closed on Highway MB

At about 6:47 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are closing down southbound traffic at Highway MB at the Highway C roundabout in Brisol. Per scanner transmissions, incident scene appears to be a crash south of Highway C and north of Bristol Woods Park. A utility pole has been damaged, and power is reportedly out for some addresses […]

Deputy responding to road hazard in Bristol

At about 4:42 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a road hazard in the eastbound lanes of Highway 50, west of Highway MB. Per dispatch: Caller reported a TV in the roadway

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 9:02 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and a aheriff’s deputy are responding to 214th Avenue and 117th Street in Bristol for a fire that has got out of control.

Motorcyclist injured in crash in Bristol

A motorcyclist was transported by helicopter to a Milwaukee area trauma center after a crash in Bristol Tuesday afternoon. From a media release from Bristol Fire & Rescue: At 13;38 hours (1:38 p.m.) on Tuesday, June 28, the Bristol Fire and Rescue Department, Newport Fire Department and Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to the 13600 block of […]

Bristol announces intent to create TID at Highways U & Q for commercial development

Bristol is pursuing the creation of a tax increment financing district with an Illinois based developer who will look to attract corporate businesses to the site at Highways U and Q in Bristol. “Kenosha County is clearly one of the hottest business development areas in the entire country,” said village President Mike Farrell. ” The […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 3:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 45 and 50 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Traffic blocked.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 6:41 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a crash in the 12700 block of Highway 45, just north of the state line in Bristol. Per dispatch: Crash involves a single motorcyclist who went down perhaps after hitting something slick in the roadway. Injuries believed to be […]

UPDATE: Woman dies in Highway C crash

A Salem woman died in a crash on Highway C Wednesday. Identities of the people involved in the crash including the person who died are not being shared yet by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department pending notifications. From a Sheriff’s Department media release: On June 15th, 2016, at approximately 1637 hours, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department responded […]

Units responding for vehicle fire in Bristol

At about 5:41 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a vehicle fire in the 20600 block of Highway 50 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Report is that a single vehicle is fully engulfed in fire. Occupants appear to be outside. UPDATE 5:43 p.m — Bristol FR command arrives on scene […]

Units responding for crash along Salem-Bristol border

At about 7:33 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash in aout the 21600 block of Highway 50 along the Bristol-Salem border. Per dispatch: Crash involves a motorcyclist who has struck a deer. UPDATE about 7:35 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports two people on […]

Flight for Life called for tractor accident in Bristol

A 70-year-old man was transported to a Milwaukee area hospital via Flight for Life medical transport helicopter after a tractor accident Thursday afternoon. From a Bristol Fire and Rescue media release: At 1645 hours on Thursday, June 2nd , the Bristol Fire & Rescue Department and Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to the 14400 Block […]

Inaugural Bristol Progress Days 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk is July 9

The inaugural Bristol Progress Days 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk on will take place on Saturday, July 9, 2016, presented by Absolute Chiropractic + Wellness, in conjunction with the annual 3-day festival. The event will start and finish at the Bristol Progress Days grounds at Hansen Park Pavilion just off Highway 45 in Bristol. The 5K will begin at […]

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 […]

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