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Sheriff’s spokesman: Lake Shangri-la shooting was targeted; public should not be be fearful

With the identification of a suspect in last week’s shooting in Lake Shangri-la, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department believes the public does not need to fear random acts of this type here. “I want to continue to stress that we do believe this incident was targeted and isolated,” Sgt. Dan Ruth, Sheriff’s Department public information officer, […]

Man found shot in Illinois Monday faces charges in Kenosha County

A man found shot at a bar in Lake Villa, Ill. Monday night is facing charges in Kenosha County. A press release from the Lake County Sheriff’s Department identified the man found in Lake Villa as Justin K. Diedrich, 23, various Illinois media outlets said. The release went on to say Diedrich “was at the scene of the […]

UPDATE: Assailants in Lake Shangri-la shooting incident wore masks

The assailants in a shooting Monday evening in Lake Shangri-la wore masks, the latest media release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said. Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Detectives continue to follow new leads in the shooting incident on 03/30/15 at 2131 hours in the Lake Shangri-la Subdivision in the Town of Salem, Kenosha County. The 52-year-old […]

UPDATE: KCSD says assailants in Lake Shangri-la incident believed to be out of area

The assailants in a shooting incident in Lake Shangri-la Monday night appear to be out of the area, a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman said in a statement issued at 11:30 a.m. The full statement from Sgt. Dan Ruth, public information officer, said: The shooting incident which occurred last night in the Lake Shangri-la subdivision, […]

UPDATE: Victim’s injury not life-threatening in Lake Shangri-la shooting

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department released the following information regarding a shooting in Lake Shangri-la Monday night: On 03-30-15, at approximately 2131 hours, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a shooting incident in the 22000 block of 121st Street (Street name corrected. — DH) in the town of Salem, Kenosha County.   Fire […]

Units responding to report of shooting in Lake Shangri-la

At about 9:35 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a shooting in the 22000 block of 121st Street in Lake Shangri-la. UPDATE 9:43 p.m. — Deputy reports that victim is conscious and breathing with a laceration to the head. UPDATE 9:44 p.m. — House is secure and […]

Units responding for vehicle in water in Lake Shangri-la

At about 7:23 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units, Kenosha County Dive Team members and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a vehicle in the water in the 21600 block of 121st Place in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood. Per dispatch: A caller reported that a vehicle went down a hill with a curve and slid into the water. […]

Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby coverage (PHOTOS)

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” — got under way today. The event continues Sunday. More information is available here. Following are some more photos from the today’s activities:

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Suspect in Lake Shangri-la burglary sought

From the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department: This morning, at 2:35AM Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a burglary in progress in the Lake Shangri-La area. The burglary was occurring at (a business in the 12600 block of 224th Ave.). As Deputies arrived on scene, the suspect fled north from the burglary. Deputies and a K-9 searched […]

Units responding for tree on power line in Lake Shangri-la

At about 3:58 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a tree down on a power line in the 22100 block of 120th Street in Lake Shangri-la. Per dispatch: Caller says a tree in a backyard fell on a power line and is causing sparking. UPDATE 4 p.m. — Fire […]

Units responding for burning in Lake Shangri-la

At about 6:20 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 12100 block of 223rd Ave in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood of Salem. Per dispatch: Person reporting the burning leaves was concerned that they may have been getting out of control.

Happening now: Lake Shangri-la Ice Fishing Derby

Lake Shangri-la’s 45th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” – is taking place todya and tomorrow. Regular photo contributor West Jacobs was out on the scene today and shared these photos with us. To compete for the fishing prizes, you can register on Saturday and Sunday of the […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la Fishing Derby is Jan. 25-26

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 45th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 25 and 26. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Lake Shangri-la Fishing Derby is Jan. 25-26

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 45th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 25 and 26. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Lake Shangri-la hosting Soup r Bowl

Lake Shangri-la will be hosting a Soup r Bowl soup throwdown and meat raffle on Saturday, Jan. 4 at the Community Center, 22211 121st St, Bristol. The public is invited to attend. First prize in the soup contest will be $100; second prize $50; third prize $25. There is a $10 contestant fee for participating in the […]

Units responding to report of possible structure fire in Lake Shangri-la

At about 7:06 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible structure fire in the 12000 block of 223 Avenue in Lake Shangrila. A neighbor reports seeing white smoke — but no flames — coming from a house. UPDATE 7:10 p.m. — Deputies on scene reporting that it is […]

Foster Parents Needed in Kenosha County

Throughout the state, there are many children in need of homes on a short or long-term basis. For that reason, in Kenosha County, the Community Impact Programs, Inc is seeking foster care parents. “We always need families,” said Foster Care Coordinator, Ann Dreschler, to the Twin Lakes Village Board. “We are in crisis mode right […]

Soggy, but tasty Dairy Breakfast

  The brave souls who meandered through muddy fields to attend the annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast at Uhlenhake’s Land Locked Acres were not disappointed. A steady downpour dampened the number of attendees, but not the spirit of those who enjoyed a fresh breakfast of scrambled eggs, pancakes, muffins, bread and butter, yogurt, milk and […]

Units responding to burning in Lake Shangri-la area

At 8:09 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning at Highway V and 224th Avenue. Dispatch reports there are no burn permits issued in that area for today. UPDATE 8:13 p.m. — Personnel on scene reports it is a bonfire.

Units responding for burning in Lake Shangri-la area

At 4:20 p.m., Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning at a home in the 12100 block 223rd Avenue in Lake Shangri-la. Burning appears to be yard waste, dispatch reports.

Lake Shangri-La to host meat raffle and fish fry

The Lake Shangri-La Community Center will host a Friday Fish Fry and Meat Raffle on March 29. Fried or baked fish wil be available for $8. Dinner will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. Meat raffle and games start at 7 p.m. LCR, Ship Captain Crew and more. The community center is located at 22112 121st Street.

Deputies investigating report of shots fired in Lake Shangri-la area

At about 6:28 p.m., deputies are investigating a report of a sound like shoots being fired south of Highway V along 213th Avenue in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood.

UPDATE: Sheriff’s Department seeking information about Lake Shangri-la fire

The Sheriff’s Department is seeking information regarding a fire Wednesday at a vacant Lake Shangri-la home in Bristol. The fire is considered suspicious in nature due to the house in the 21100 block of 116th St. (Highway V) being unoccupied. It is unknown if the fire was intentional, a statement released by the Sheriff’s Department […]

Units responding to structure fire in Bristol

At 7:58 a.m., units from Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire Department, Antioch Fire Department and Newport Fire Department along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a structure fire in the 21100 block of 116th Street in Lake Shangri-la area of Bristol. UPDATE 8:07 a.m. — First fire personnel on scene reports smoke and […]

Sheriff’s Dept: Lake Shangri-la fire not of suspicious origin

A fire that heavily burned a home on 219th Avenue Monday evening in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood did not show signs of being of suspicious origin, a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department investigative report released today said. Salem Fire/Rescue Chief David Slover told deputies that signs of a slow fire build up — such as heavy […]

Units responding to house fire in Lake Shangri-la

At 6:45 p.m., Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 12100 block of 219th Avenue in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood. Dispatch said caller reporting the fire said flames were “coming from everywhere.” UPDATE 6:48 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports that house is fully engulfed in flames. “You can’t even see […]

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