Local residents and visitors to Western Kenosha County Friday were able to see fireworks displays in Paddock Lake and Twin Lakes. The Paddock Lake display, set off over the lake, is sponsored annually by the Westosha-Salem Kiwanis Club. Here’s some video of the last few minutes: The display in Twin Lakes was part of the […]
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The following is an announcement from the village of Paddock Lake regarding delayed utility bills: The mailing of the 2nd quarter utility bills is delayed. A piece of the equipment the Village of Paddock Lake uses to read water meters is broken and has not yet been repaired. Hopefully this will be resolved early next […]
At about 4:48 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 24500 block of 67th Street for a fire alarm at a residence. UPDATE 4:52 p.m. — Per dispatch: Deputies on the scene with residents report that this was an accidental alarm. Most fire units remaining in quarters. One continuing to verify situation.
Twelve licenses have been issued for golf carts in Paddock Lake, since the village earlier this year passed an ordinance making the operation of the vehicles legal on most village roads. That number is lower than at least one village official. “I am surprised at the low issuance of golf cart licenses after all the […]
Paddock Lake will host its annual July 4th Bike Parade on Saturday, July 4. Residents of all ages are encouraged to participate with a bike decorated for the holiday. Parade line-up will take place at 9:30 a.m. at McAlonan Park, 248th Avenue between 72nd and 73rd Streets. The parade will start at 10 a.m. The […]
Paddock Lake is expected to contract with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department for water patrol on Paddock Lake this summer. The Village Board discussed the matter at a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday. In the past, the village has operated its own water patrol, but was faced with the possibility this year that there […]
A proposal to boost panfish populations on roughly 100 lakes statewide — including Paddock Lake — gained approval last week from the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board. Three fish initiatives by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources were part of a larger fisheries rules package developed with extensive public input and modified to address the feedback received. The […]
At about 8:21 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible fire in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A caller has reported that the fire appeared to be on the lake at approximately 6900 block of 246th Avenue. UPDATE 8:28 p.m. — Salem F/R unit […]
At 8:40 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 83 and 50 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Crash involves a motorcycle and another vehicle. UPDATE 8:42 p.m. — Dispatch reports motorcyclist is conscious and breathing.
At about 8:02 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24400 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Caller at the scene reports that a car in a parking lot of a business struck the window of the building. No […]
Road work being done on Highway 50 in Paddock Lake may lead to lane closures and some more congested than usual traffic. Kenosha County crews are doing asphalt pavement repairs on Highway 50 in Paddock Lake on behalf of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Gary Sipsma, director of the Kenosha County Division of Highways explained in an email: […]
Some 257 customers are experiencing a power outage this morning in northwest Paddock Lake and southern Brighton. At 6:30 a.m., We Energies is reporting that the outage is due to a traffic accident. The outage was first reported at 6:05 a.m. UPDATE 6:57 a.m. — Power back on at westofthei.com HQ in Paddock Lake. UPDATE […]
At about 3:38 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report o a possible fire at a residence in the 6000 block of 240th Avenue in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 4 p.m. — Salem F/R command arriving on scene reports smoke inside building. He […]
At about 1:51 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue is responding to a report of a crash at Highway 50 and Highway 75 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: One person reporting injury at this time. UPDATE 2:02 p.m. — Second ambulance being dispatched to the scene.
American Transmission Co.’s application with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin seeking approval for the Spring Valley-North Lake Geneva Transmission Line Project was submitted Monday the company announced. From the ATC announcement: The project includes the construction of a new 138,000-volt transmission line from the North Lake Geneva Substation in southern Walworth County to the […]
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 […]
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.