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Paddock Lake preparing survey of village residents

A survey of Paddock Lake residents to determine their opinions about various issues and satisfaction with village services is being planned by village elected officials and staff. What should be in the survey was discussed by the Village Board at Tuesday’s committee of the whole meeting. “I really think it’s an important tool for us […]

Units responding to Central High School for medical call

At about 10:57 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 16-year-old having chest pains.

No contests in most Western Kenosha County municipalities for local offices

Most local municipalities in Western Kenosha County will see no competition on the ballot for local offices. Only the incumbents filed nomination papers to be on the April 3 ballot by the 5 p.m. Tuesday deadline. Here is a rundown by municipality: Randall — Supervisor #2: Robert Gehring. Supervisor  #4 Mark Halvey. Paddock Lake — Trustees Barbara Brenner, […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 7:57 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a crash at Highway 50 and Highway 83-south in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Deputies on the scene are reporting one person injured. Scene is blocking traffic just south of Highway 50 on Highway 83. UPDATE 8:03 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports […]

2017 Paddock Lake Annual Holiday Parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The streets of Paddock Lake saw the village’s annual lighted holiday parade Saturday. The parade started at McAlonan Park, worked its way north then east and then south again to Village Hall. Santa rode in the parade on a Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue engine. After arriving at Village Hall, Santa visited with youngsters inside. After talking […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Dec. 14

Christ Lutheran Church will host its Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Dec. 14 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month featuring ham dinner.

Power outage in area

At about 2:10 power is out at westofthei.com headquarters in Paddock Lake. We Energies is reporting seven outages centered between Burlington and Paddock Lake effecting over 1,600 customers. UPDATE 3:24 p.m. — Power back on at WOTI HQ. We Energies still reporting some outages in Western Kenosha County. UPDATE 3:39 p.m. — We Energies says […]

Paddock Lake passes tax levy with less than 1 percent increase

The Paddock Lake Village Board passed its 2018 tax levy Wednesday night. The levy of  $1,571,653 represents a .22 percent increase from 2017. The levy passed by a vote of 6-1 with Trustee Kathy Christenson absent. The lone no vote against the levy was from village President Terry Burns. His opposition was because the budget […]

Paddock Lake again looking for water patrol for 2018 season

Paddock Lake again finds itself looking for how to handle water patrol on its lake next summer. At a Village Board committee of the whole meeting Tuesday, village administrator Tim Popanda said it is his understanding that Salem Lakes will not be offering to patrol other municipalities lakes, as Salem Lakes has done for the […]

Chilly but dry weather forecast for trick or treat hours

Local weather should be cool and dry today when most communities hold their trick or treat hours, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Bristol, Twin Lakes, Randall and Paddock Lake have designated trick or treat hours Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. Salem Lakes’ designated hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Paris and Brighton […]

Paddock Lake residents to see increase in garbage collection fee

After a year in which they saw no increase, Paddock Lake residents will see a 20 cents or 1.2 percent increase in their monthly garbage and recycling collection fee in 2018. The new fee was accepted by the Paddock Lake Village Board last week. In 2016, the village’s garbage contractor, Johns Disposal of Whitewater, offered […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Nov. 9

Christ Lutheran Church will host its Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Nov. 9 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month serving turkey dinner.

Paddock Lake contracts again with sheriff for police protection in 2018

Paddock Lake residents will continue to receive contracted police protection from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department in 2018 after action by the Village Board Wednesday. The board approved a new contract with the sheriff’s department at Wednesday’s meeting. The 2018 cost of $273,866 is a 2.27 percent increase over 2017. Village administrator Tim Popanda said […]

UPDATE: Driver facing charges in crash into Paddock Lake house

A Paddock Lake man is facing charges related to a a crash in which the truck he was driving struck a house in Paddock Lake Sunday evening. A new release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said Jeffrey R. Hinks, 58, was traveling southbound on 245th Avenue in a Ford pick-up truck when he lost […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 6:38 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 24400 block of 65th Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A vehicle has reportedly struck a house. Water reportedly leaking from house. UPDATE about 6:40 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports occupant of […]

West side Paddock Lake residents to get electric service improvements

We Energies is planning a system improvement project in western Paddock Lake next year that a utility representative says should improve service to some 750 customers. The project will replace wires, poles and transformers and result in a higher voltage service for the affected homes, said Cathy Schulze, spokesperson, We Energies. “An American Transmission Company project […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue service area burning ban lifted

The burning ban in effect for areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue has been lifted as of Oct. 11. Recent rain was sufficient enough to lessen the dry and hazardous conditions, said Salem Lakes Fire Chief Mike Slover in a news release issued Wednesday afternoon. Residents are reminded to perform burning in accordance with their local […]

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 9:24 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 25000 block of 71st Street In Paddock Lake. There is an open burning ban in effect in all areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, which includes Paddock Lake. The ban is due to drought conditions. Related posts Salem […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue chief and Paris Fire and Rescue chief ban open burning

The chiefs of Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue have implemented open burning bans in their jurisdictions. The Salem Lakes ban is particularly wide ranging, including all of Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton, the municipalities served by that department. The Paris ban affects just Paris. Paris fire Chief Roland Iwen announced his […]

Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 1:20 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an alarm at a medical clinic in the 25300 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 1:25 p.m. — Dispatch reports that alarm compnay reports this as a false alarm. Responding unit will contiune to respond, but at a nonemergency pace.

Power outage reported

A We Energies power outage is affecting some Western Kenosha County residents as of about 12:10 p.m. The utility’s outage map shows the outage as centered in Burlington and affecting over 1800 customers. No word yet on the cause. westofthei.com headquarters in northwest Paddock Lake is affected. Let us know in comments where else you […]

Paddock Lake donates German sign to Old Settlers Oktoberfest

Paddock Lake has donated a German welcome sign to Old Settlers Oktoberfest, the annual German festival held at Old Settlers County Park in Paddock Lake. The sign was donated to the village by Paddock Lake resident Shannon Berkman. Berkman found the sign in her Paddock Lake home after she purchased it, left by the former […]

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 5:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue is responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient may have a dislocated wrist.

2017 Old Settlers Oktoberfest coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The 7th annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest took place Saturday in Paddock Lake. The event, with free admission, featured German music, food, German beer, a car show, dachshund races and a fireworks display conclusion, took place at Old Settlers County Park. Before the fest proper, the Oktoberfest 5K+ run/walk event stepped off from the park, worked through […]

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 6:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’d deputy are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 14-year-old male injured in a football game. Experiencing side and back pain after a tackle.

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 5:10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in a backyard in the 23800 block of 63rd Street in Paddock Lake.

Dead carp in Paddock Lake from bow angling, says village

A recent increase in the number of dead carp seen in and around the waters of Paddock Lake is due to the fish being legally shot with bow and arrow, not an environmental problem with the lake, village officials say. Recently, there have been confirmed incidents of large numbers of dead carp, said village administrator […]

Units respond for crash in Paddock Lake

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue responded for a crash in Paddock Lake at about 2:15 p.m., Kenosha County Scanner Facebook page reported. Photos posted on social media showed snarled traffic in the area of crash on Highway 50 just west of Brass Ball Corners (Highway 83-south/Highway 75 and Highway 50). Injuries were being reported when the fire/rescue […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Aug. 10

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Aug. 10 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month featured are egg […]

Slow no wake lifted for Paddock Lake

The slow no wake order for Paddock Lake has been lifted, village administrator Tim Popanda announced Tuesday morning. The most recent measurement was 794.51, about two inches below the slow no wake level, Popanda said. The lake has been under a slow no wake order, during which boat traffic must travel slow enough to not create […]

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