Paddock Lake celebrated Arbor Day Saturday. For the 16th year, the village was presented with a Tree City USA flag. Kim Sebastian of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources made the presentation at the ceremonial planting of a tree in Erickson Park. The Tree City USA status is conferred on governments that show special commitment to trees […]
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At about 7:03 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 22-year-old male who may be having a seizure. Patient is on the football field in the stadium. He is conscious and breathing. UPDATE 7:25 p.m. — Ambulance […]
At 7:51 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 7700 block of 243rd Avenue in Paddock Lake.
Paddock Lake is one of 100 lakes statewide targeted for measures to pump up panfish populations that will be put before attendees at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Spring Fish and Wildlife Public Hearing on April 13. A Wisconsin Conservation Congress annual meeting will take place Monday starting at 7 p.m. at the Bristol School gym, 20121 […]
The president of the Community Library Board told the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday that the makeup of the library’s board may be up for changes again. Kevin Fitzgerald, who is president of the library board as well as a Twin Lakes trustee, said the state is seeking to have the library’s agreement among its […]
At about 5:10 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 24400 block of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 5:12 p.m. — Deputy requesting two tow trucks. Traffic is being blocked.
At about 5:18 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 6300 block of 247th Avenue in Paddock Lake.
The 9th Annual Spring Into Gardening Seminar will be held Saturday, March 14, from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at Central High School, 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. Beginners to experienced gardeners will find many topics to interest them in the wide variety of class offerings. Class size is limited. Fee is $40. Cost includes four classes […]
The water main break in Paddock Lake near 237th Avenue and 63rd Street has been repaired, village administrator Tim Popanda reported at about 3:25 p.m. Workers were able to fit a sleeve around the break, Popanda said. Because sufficient pressure was able to be maintained throughout, a boil order will not be necessary, he added. […]
At 12:30 p.m., Paddock Lake Public Works Department workers and a crew from Wanasek Corp. are on the scene of a water main break in the 23700 block of 63rd Street in Paddock Lake. Village administrator Tim Popanda said the break was reported by a resident. Crews have been working to try to locate valves that could […]
The Paddock Lake Village Board is expected to increase the rate for users of its water utility by 3 percent at its regular monthly meeting Monday. Village President Terry Burns said this is the fifth straight year the rate has been increased for the utility, which serves about 330 customers on the east side of the village. […]
Christ Lutheran Church Men’s Group is hosting an Extra Special Spaghetti Dinner night Saturday, Feb. 21. Everyone is welcome. Hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is adults $9 ($8 in advance), children 6-10 years $3, age 5 or less are free. The church is located at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. To-Go orders please telephone 843-2631.
At about 2:28 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 11-year-old who hit his head during a wrestling meet. Patient is conscious and breathing. Scout Leaders Rescue Squad member on the scene.
At about 5:52 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in a home in the 7600 block of 244th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting active flames inside an oven. UPDATE 5:53 p.m. — Dispatch reports that […]
At about 2:42 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 6400 block of 237th Avenue in Paddock Lake for an investigation of a smell of natural gas in a home. UPDATE 2:54 p.m. — Utilities crew responding to the scene.
Some local municipalities should see little change in their local government leadership as they will have all uncontested races in the April 7 election: Paddock Lake — Only incumbents President Terry Burns and Trustees Dick Fish, Gary Kaddatz, Kathy Christenson and Municipal Judge Bob Brenner filed candidacy papers by Tuesday’s deadline. Bristol — Only incumbents President Mike Farrell […]
Decker not running for re-election in Silver Lake; most other municipal incumbents have not filed non-candidacy
Silver Lake village Trustee Michael Decker appears to be the only local municipal office incumbent to file non-candidacy for a seat to be decided in the April 2015 election. As of 3 p.m. Monday, we had heard from the clerks of all but Bristol and Brighton. Filing deadline for non-candidacy papers was Friday. Decker was the […]
Paddock Lake held its second annual Lighted Holiday Parade and Santa visit Saturday evening. The parade stepped off from McAlonan Park on the west side and traveled to Village Hall on the east side, greeting residents lined up all along the way. This year’s traveling trophy for most creative parade entry went to the Westosha Kiwanis Club’s entry. Village […]
Paddock Lake’s second annual Lighted Holiday Parade will take place Saturday, Dec. 20. The 2014 theme is Frozen. The parade starts at 4 p.m., with lineup at 3:30 p.m. The parade will start at McAlonan Park on 248th Avenue and head north to 61st Street, then east to 236th Avenue and then north to Village […]
At about 10 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a student who fainted.
Paddock Lake is joining Twin Lakes in deciding not to contribute toward the purchase of a building to use as a Silver Lake branch of the Community Library. The Paddock Lake Village Board discussed the matter at a Committee of the Whole meeting Tuesday. Village President Terry Burns, who led the discussion, laid out several reasons for […]
A free Christmas concert/Sing-along with The Riverport Sweet Adelines will be held at Christ Lutheran Church on Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome and refreshments and treats will be provided. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th St.(Highway 50), Paddock Lake.
Paddock Lake is seeking participants for its second annual Lighted Holiday Parade on Saturday, Dec. 20. The 2014 theme is Frozen (decorating to the theme is not required but encouraged). The village welcomes entries of all sizes, shapes, forms and categories. A traveling trophy will be awarded for “most creative” entry. An “ugly Christmas sweater” […]
Alva Clarence Paddock, a leader in the community that bears his family name and throughout Western Kenosha County, died Wednesday. He was 85. Paddock was a charter member of the Westosha Kiwanis Club, a former Paddock Lake village trustee and held other offices in Salem and Kenosha County. He operated Paddock State Farm Insurance in Paddock Lake and was a […]
Paddock Lake voters are getting a chance today to vote on whether golf carts should be allowed on paved village roads. The referendum is non-binding. First incomplete results at 8:19 p.m. are: Yes 164 to No 64. UPDATE 8:26 p.m. — Latest incomplete results: Yes 665 to No 409. UPDATE 8:35 p.m. — Above results are now complete unofficial results.
Voters will be going to the polls Tuesday to decide federal and state partisan elections. Silver Lake, Salem and Paddock Lake also have referendums on the ballot and there is a countywide referendum as well. Polls will be open today from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Note: westofthei.com will be following all of the election results […]
The fall partisan election typically doesn’t hold a lot of significance when it comes to strictly local issues. Sure that election decides state and federal offices — even president every four years — and those are important offices, but they’re not local. This year, that’s definitely not the case with a countywide referendum and referendums in three municipalities on controversial issues. Here’s […]
At about 1:52 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 6500 block of 248th Avenue in Paddock Lake.
It’s time to make sure you have the right hours carved out for trick or treating with the youngsters this year. Most municipalities that set hours chose from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31 as the official trick or treat hours. This includes Bristol, Salem, Paddock Lake, Twin Lakes, Randall and Silver Lake. Official […]
Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Fall Craft Faire, Bake Sale, and Lunch will take place Saturday Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All are welcome to shop gifts, clothing, accessories, hand made cards, home decor and more. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th St. (Highway 50), Paddock Lake.