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Units responding for fire in Paris

At about 4:10 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue, Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Somers Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of flames coming from a chimney of a house in the 20600 block of 31st Street in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller saw flames coming from chimney of […]

Units responding to crash along Bristol-Paris border

At 8:35 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at the Highway 45 and Highway K intersection along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Crash involves two vehicles that are blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 7:55 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 19000 block of Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: A single vehicle has rolled over. Driver, the only occupant, is not reporting serious injuries at this time, but would like to be checked […]

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border

At about 6:30 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 16800 block of Highway K along the Paris-Bristol border. Per dispatch: Vehicle has rolled over. UPDATE 6:34 a.m. — Per dispatch: Truck is only vehicle involved. Occupants not reporting serious injuries […]

Paris Fire and Rescue Explorer Post to host open house Feb. 25

The Paris Fire and Rescue Department Fire Explorer Post is hosting an open house at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 25, for those interested in joining the Explorer post. Parents must attend with teens to fill out necessary paperwork for the Department. There will be food, beverages, and desert for those who attend. There will be a fire […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At 6:12 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12800 block of Highway KR in Paris. Per dispatch: Crash is a vehicle versus a deer, with possible injuries to people in the vehicle.

Deputy responding for mattresses in road along Highway K

At about 3:06 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a mattress and a box spring on the roadway along Highway K between Highway D-north and Highway D-south along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: The mattresses are in the westbound lanes. UPDATE 3:23 p.m. — Deputy reports he found mattresses in the 18000 […]

No races for municipal offices in Paddock Lake, Bristol, Twin Lakes, Paris

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 […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:26 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 45 and KR in Paris. Per dispatch: One vehicle involved. Vehicle appears to be rolled over on its roof.

Units responding for vehicle fire in Paris

At about 3:50 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a vehicle fire in Paris. Per dispatch: Vehicle is a Dodge Durango in the eastbound lanes of Highway 142 near Highway MB-south. UPDATE 3:55 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports fire is out and requests a tow […]

Deputy responding for loose animals along Highway K

At about 11:37 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of loose animals in the 12200 block of Highway K along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Caller reported four horses and other animals. UPDATE 11:49 a.m. — Deputy reports finding someone rounding up some animals a little farther west.

Units responding to tire fire on I-94

At about 6:44 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a semi-tractor trailer with a tire on fire along the southbound lanes of I-94 near the Highway 158 interchange. UPDATE about 6:50 a.m. — Dispatch reports that deputy on the scene says truck driver appears to have […]

Units responding for crash under I-94

At about 5:17 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash along Highway 142 under I-94 in Paris. Per dispatch: One vehicle involved. One person reporting an injury.

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 2:08 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash along Highway 45, just north of Highway 142 in paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle involved; one person may have a head injury. UPDATE 2:15 p.m. — Arriving fire unit reports single vehicle has left […]

Units responding to crash along I-94

At about 3:15 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in about the 700 block of I-94 in Paris. Per dispatch: Crash involves a single vehicle that is off the road and in the ditch. UPDATE 3:19 p.m. — Deputy on scene reporting crash is […]

Horse missing from Paris farm

A young filly jumped out of her paddock at 9 a.m., Monday at a farm on 12th Street in Paris and is still missing Tuesday morning, according to some of the people trying to locate the animal. The horse was tracked to Highway 142 and then vanished. It is described as a dark black filly, white blaze and three […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 3:43 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 16300 block of Highway KR in Paris for a crash. Per dispatch: One car has struck a utility pole. Driver out of the car and walking around. Fluids from the car on the road. UPDATE 4:07 p.m. — Deputy reports to dispatch […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 4:11 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 4000 block of Highway 45 in Paris for a crash. Per dispatch: Single vehicle off the road and in the ditch. UPDATE 4:18 p.m. — Deputies blocking traffic on Highway 45 at Highway 142 to the north and Highway […]

Units responding for burning in Paris

At 8:12 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 4400 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Paris. Per dispatch: A permit for the burning at this location was not found in the burn book.

2014 trick or treat hours round-up

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 […]

Units responding for alarm in Paris

At about 2:03 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a fire alarm in the 4000 block of West Frontage Road in Paris. UPDATE about 2:10 p.m. — First units arriving on scene report no signs of fire.

Units responding to crash in Paris

At 6:52 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 45 and 142 in Paris. UPDATE 7:32 p.m. — Paris FD units clearing the scene and returning to quarters.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 2:15 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 142 and MB in Paris. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a truck and is partially blocking the roadway. UPDATE 2:25 p.m. — Tow requested for car.

Midwest Therapeutic Riding Program hosting horse show Oct. 4

Midwest Therapeutic Riding Program (MTRP) will be hosting its annual “Goodie Memorial Horse Show” for children with disabilities on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 1451 172nd Ave., Paris, WI. This is the seventh year MTRP will be hosting the “Goodie Memorial Horse Show.” Approximately 30 children will be participating in the horse show. “We are working hard at […]

Paris opposes sidewalks at new Highway 142-45 intersection

Roundabout or not, the Paris Town Board does not want to see sidewalks installed by the state Department of Transportation at the Highway 45 and Highway 142 intersection. The board unanimously approved a resolution to that effect at last week’s Town Board meeting. The resolution referenced state administrative code that “permits an authority to omit sidewalks […]

State looking to locate two Park and Ride lots along I-94

The state Department of Transportation is working with Kenosha County to locate two Park and Ride lots along I-94. County Executive Jim Kreuser and county Highway Commissioner Gary Sipsma presented information on the project at a special meeting of the Paris Town Board Tuesday evening. One lot is set to be just east of I-94 […]

Work underway this month on Paris-Somers electrical transmission lines

American Transmission Co. recently made the following announcement regarding the rebuilding of lines between sustations in Paris and Somers: American Transmission Co. this month will begin the reconstruction of approximately 12.5 miles of 138,000-volt transmission lines in Kenosha County. The Paris-Albers Rebuild Project runs from the Paris Substation, located in the towns of Paris and […]

One person dies in crash in Paris

One person died in a two-vehicle crash in Paris this morning. From a statement released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department: At 1038 hours this morning Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Deputies responded to the intersections of CTH KR at the West Frontage Road west of I-94, in the Town of Paris, with Paris Fire & Rescue […]

Units responding to accident

10:39 a.m. – Paris Fire and Rescue is responding to an crash in the 12300 block and KR for an accident.  Injuries are unknown; extrication may be needed. 10:47 a.m. – Somers Fire and Rescue has been called for mutual aid. UPDATE 2 p.m. — One person died in this crash (more here).

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