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 […]
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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.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation unveiled alternatives for improving safety at the Highways 83 and C intersection at a public open house meeting Thursday at Salem Town Hall. Two alternatives were presented: Construction of a roundabout. Retaining traffic signals, but changing the configuration of the intersection. DOT officials say the intersection has a high number […]
At about 11:54 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; one hit a pole and rolled over. UPDATE 11:55 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports that one vehicle is on its roof off the road. UPDATE 11:56 a.m. […]
At about 3:54 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of burning in the 7700 block of 243rd Avenue in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 4:03 p.m. — Burning in a burn barrel. Some units returning to quarters.
Highways C and 83, Salem Constructing a roundabout is one of the alternatives under consideration by the state Department of Transportation for the Highway 83 and Highway C intersection in Salem. The DOT announced this week that they will hold an informational open house next week to present improvement plans for the Highway 83/C intersection and the […]
Brass Ball Corners, Highway 50 and Highways 83/75, Paddock Lake The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will be hosting a meeting next week to discuss planned improvements to two intersections along Highway 83 in Salem and Paddock Lake. From the WisDOT announcement: The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will be conducting a public involvement meeting to discuss […]
Christ Lutheran’s Annual Fall Craft Faire, Bake Sale, and Lunch will take place Saturday Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The public is invited to attend. Vendors interested in exhibiting should phone 843-2631. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake.
At about 7:57 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the intersection of 248th Avenue of Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Caller reported an occupied, but stopped car sitting in the intersection.
Paddock Lake, like Twin Lakes before it, has informed Silver Lake that its decision about whether to participate in sharing the cost of a new library building in Silver Lake will wait until after the Nov. 4 Silver Lake village government dissolution referendum. Silver Lake, through its attorney Linda Gray had contacted the municipal attorneys of the other Community […]
Note: Old Settlers Oktoberfest is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The 4th Annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest at Old Settlers Park, 24100 75th St., on Saturday, Sept. 13 from Noon to 8 p.m. will feature authentic German food, dancing, Little Miss Edelweiss pageant and the Dachshund Dash. Entry to the event is free. “This is a wonderful […]
At about 9:24 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in about the 24600 block of Highway 50 (75th Street) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a semi-truck. Personnel on scene reporting major damage to vehicles. UPDATE 9:25 p.m. — Second […]
At about 8:31 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a general supervisory fire alarm at Central High School in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 8:33 a.m. — Dispatch reports that alarm company says contractors on the scene are raising dust that set off the alarm. Some fire units returning to quarters. Others responding non […]
Christ Lutheran Church Monthly Community Bingo will take place Thursday, Aug. 14 at the church, 24929 75th St. (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 & $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions (please, no outside food or beverages).
About 2:20 a.m., a man on a boat in Paddock Lake, who said he had been drinking, reported a woman had jumped in the lake from the boat in the middle of the lake, and hadn’t been seen for awhile. He didn’t know if she had made it to shore. Town of Salem Fire and […]