Posts under ‘Paddock Lake’

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 […]

Paddock Hooker Lake Association beach to remain closed through weekend

The Paddock Hooker Lake Association beach on Paddock Lake will remain closed through the weekend after follow-up testing Wednesday again showed elevated E.coli levels. The latest reading at the PHLA beach was 2,419 E.coli/100 mL. A reading of over 1,000 E.coli/100 mL triggers a closure for swimming at the tested beach. The closure will remain in effect […]

Municipal officials address flooding impact in their municipalities

Elected and municipal officials from Western Kenosha County towns and villages gave updates on their jurisdictions or emphasized information that has received less attention at a press conference in Silver Lake this afternoon. Speaking were: Salem Lakes village President Diann Tesar, Paddock Lake village President Terry Burns, Salem Lakes Trustee William Hopkins, Brighton Chairman John […]

Paddock Lake slow no wake order to remain in effect for weekend

The slow no wake order for Paddock Lake will remain in effect through this weekend, village President Terry Burns said. Since the order was enacted on Thursday, the lake level has only receded one inch, Burns said. At that rate, the order will likely be in effect until at least the middle of next week. High […]

Rain causes wastewater treatment plant discharges in Paddock Lake

Paddock Lake has issued a new notice regarding discharges from its wastewater treatment plant due to the recent heavy rainfall. Here is the new notice issued Thursday: Please be informed that due to the heavy rains the Village of Paddock Lake experienced two discharges through the manhole covers on July 12, 2017. One discharge from manhole […]

Slow no wake declared for Paddock Lake

Slow no wake has been declared for Paddock Lake, due to high water from recent heavy rains. The order is in effect until further notice. Under slow no wake conditions, boat traffic is allowed, but speed must be kept to a level slow enough to not create a wake.

Units responding to Paddock Lake for investigation

At about 12:57 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 24400 block of 75th Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Employees at a veterinary office are reporting the smell of natural gas.

Paddock Lake treatment plant has illicit discharge

Heavy rains last night caused an “illicit discharge” from the Paddock Lake village waste water treatment plant, the village announced Wednesday morning. The discharge took place into Brighton Creek at about 1:30 a.m., the village’s announcement said. UPDATE July 13, 2017 — The village has revised this announcement with additional details.

Twilight Jazz season to open in Paddock Lake July 11

Twilight Jazz 2017 is taking a little “road trip” to Paddock Lake. The series will open its  14th season of Twilight Jazz in Paddock Lake at Old Settlers Park on July 11 to help celebrate Kenosha County Parks 90th Anniversary. Grounds open at 6 p.m. Music from 7-9 p.m. Bills Little Big Band with ten musicians and a vocalist will […]

July 6, 2017 lake test results: All tested beaches open

Weekly test results for some Western Kenosha County lakes showed E.coli levels below beach warning or closure levels. Results reported Thursday, July 6, 2017, by the Kenosha County Health Department were: Salem Lakes — Silver Lake at Silver Lake County Park, 36 E.coli/100 mL. Paddock Lake — Old Settlers Park, 29 E.coli/100 mL; North Shore Beach Association, 38 E.coli/100 […]

2017 Paddock Lake Bike Parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Bicyclists of all ages gathered Tuesday morning at McAlonan Park in Paddock Lake for the village’s annual Fourth of July Bike Parade. The parade starts at the park, travels north down 248th Avenue (the Double Lane), then turns east at 61st Street, then south at 236th Avenue and ending at Village Hall. There were hot […]

Paddock Hooker Lake Association boat parade on Paddock Lake 2017

After several years absence, a decorated boat parade was again part the Fourth of July weekend festivities on Paddock Lake. The event was revived by the Paddock Hooker Lake Association, which organized the event and recruited the judges who decided which were the best decorated boats. Overall, there were 14 boats competing for prizes (boats […]

Happy Fourth of July 2017; fireworks from Twin Lakes and Paddock Lake (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Happy Fourth of July 2017 to all of our westofthei.com readers. Nothing says Fourth of July USA like fireworks and we have photos and video from two displays this holiday weekend. Here’s video toward the end of the Westosha Kiwanis Club Fireworks display from Monday night: Here’s a photo of the barges for that display […]

June 28, 2017 lake test results: All tested beaches open

Weekly test results for some Western Kenosha County lakes showed E.coli levels below beach warning or closure levels. Results reported Tuesday, June 27 by Randall were: Randall – Powers Lake 31 E.coli/100 mL Results reported Wednesday, June 28, 2017, by the Kenosha County Health Department were: Salem Lakes — Silver Lake at Silver Lake County Park, 3 E.coli/100 mL. Paddock Lake — […]

Deputies responding for crash along Paddock Lake-Brighton border

At about 12:27 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K, along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. Per dispatch: Scene is blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.

Caution removed at Paddock-Hooker Lake Assoc. beach on Paddock Lake

A swimming caution for elevated E.coli levels at the beach at Paddock-Hooker Lake Association beach on Paddock Lake has been removed after a follow-up test showed safe levels. The re-test on Wednesday showed a result of 46 E.coli/100 mL. The State Department of Health recommends posting warnings at beaches when the test results indicate a E.coli […]

June 21, 2017 Lake test results: Caution at Paddock-Hooker Lakes Assoc. beach on Paddock Lake; others open

Weekly test results for some Western Kenosha County lakes have one beach under a swimming caution due to high E.coli levels. Testing on Tuesday at Paddock-Hooker Lake Association beach on Paddock Lake returned a result of 961 E.coli/100 mL. The county Division of Health will re-sample at PHLA beach Wednesday. All other lakes tested this week are open. […]

Caution removed at Old Settlers beach on Paddock Lake

A swimming caution for elevated E.coli levels at the beach at Old Settlers County Park on Paddock Lake has been removed after a follow-up test showed safe levels. The re-test on Wednesday showed a result of 18 E.coli/100 mL. The State Department of Health recommends posting warnings at beaches when the test results indicate a E.coli […]

Paddock Lake pursuing fish stocking for lake

Paddock Lake is pursuing a new round of fish stocking for its namesake body of water. Village administrator Tim Popanda has been communicating with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources about the stocking. While there is a lot of interest in stocking walleye in the lake, the DNR does not recommend it, Popanda said. That’s […]

Paddock-Hooker Lake Association to host decorated boat parade July 3

The Paddock-Hooker Lakes Association is reviving a decorated boat parade on Paddock Lake this summer. The parade will take place on July 3. Registration will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. that day at the PHLA beach. Line up for the parade will take place at 6 p.m. in the cove by the PHLA […]

UPDATE: No injuries in Paddock Lake fire

No one was injured — residents or firefighters — in a fire Tuesday night in Paddock Lake, a spokesman for Town of Salem/Fire Rescue said Wednesday. The fire occurred in the 24600 block of 68th Street. Firefighters from Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the scene […]

Units responding for fire in Paddock Lake (PHOTOS)

At about 8:55 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a fire in the 24500 block of 68th Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: House may be on fire and may have caught from a leaf burning pile. UPDATE 9:01 p.m. — Deputies reporting some […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 3 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 34700 block of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Unknown if there are injuries. UPDATE 3:19 p.m. — Deputy requests tow truck.

2017 Paddock Lake Arbor Day celebration coverage

  Paddock Lake celebrated Arbor Day 2017 with a tree planting Saturday. The maple tree was planted at Erickson Park. Local Cub Scouts assisted in helping to place the tree, fill the hole and cover it with mulch. Also in attendance were village Trustees Barb Brenner, Kathy Christenson, Gary Kaddatz, Chris Kram, and Gloria Walter […]

Deputies responding to crash in Paddock Lake

At about 12:45 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24300 block of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles are involved.

Units responding for crash at Highways 75 and K

At about 3:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 75 and K along the Salem Lakes/Paddock Lake/Brighton border. Per radio transmissions: Three vehicles involved, two cars and a pickup truck. UPDATE about 4:30 p.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue units cleared the scene and […]

Hail in Paddock Lake (VIDEO)

The storm moving through the area dropped a good downpour of pea sized hail in Paddock Lake about 3:15 p.m. Here’s some video: Radar at 3:39 p.m., shows more storms west of here moving in our direction. A National Weather Service sever thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 10 p.m.

Paddock Lake orders no wake on lake

Paddock Lake has issued a no wake order for Paddock Lake. The order is in response to higher than normal lake water levels, said village administrator Tim Popanda. Signs will be posted at entry points to the lake, Popanda said.

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