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On scene investigation of animal abuse at Brighton, Paris farms done; clean-up underway

The on-scene investigation of animal abuse at two Western Kenosha County farms has been completed and clean-up — including volunteer help from local farmers — is now underway, says the latest Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department’s media release on the case. From the release: The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has concluded the “on scene” portion of the animal […]

Animal abuse investigation now involves second farm

A second scene is now involved in an investigation of animal abuse in Western Kenosha County. From a statement issued this morning by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department: The initial investigation originated at an address of the the 200 block of 248th Avenue/State Highway 75, at approximately 2:26 p.m. on Friday.  The investigation by Sheriff’s Detectives and Deputies has […]

Units responding for investigation in Paris

At about 2:10 p.m., Paris Fire Department units are responding for an investigation at Highways MB and N in Paris. Per dispatch: Response is for a barrel of corrosive material found there. Deputies already on the scene.

WisDOT to host informational meeting in Highway 45 project on May 27

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Southeast Region is announcing a public involvement meeting to discuss improvements planned for Highway 45 in Kenosha and Racine counties. The meeting is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, May 27, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Kenosha County Center (Hearing Room), 19600 75th St. (Highways 50 and 45), […]

Units responding to crash along Bristol, Paris border

At about 2:42 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a report of a crash at Highways 50 and 45 at the Bristol-Paris border. UPDATE 2:43 p.m. — Paris Fire and Rescue being toned out. Bristol Fire and Rescue standing down. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — Paris ambulance transporting a patient to a local hospital.

Units responding for tree on fire in Paris

At about 10:01 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a tree on fire in the 20000 block of 60th Street (Highway K) in Paris. UPDATE 10:06 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports to dispatch that occupant has a burn permit and fire appears to be […]

Units responding for crash along Racine-Kenosha county line

At about 6:52 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue and Union Grove Fire Department units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 14200 block of Highway KR along the Racine-Kenosha county line. Per dispatch: Crash reported by Racine County. Appears to involve two vehicles and a deer. At least […]

Units responding for brush fire in Paris

At 5:40 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a brush fire in the 200 block of West Frontage Road in Paris.

Paris to explore development moratorium

The Paris Town Board voted Tuesday to explore instituting a development moratorium for the I-94 corridor within the town’s boundaries. The moratorium would halt new development within the corridor in the town while town officials figure out if they can extend sewer and water service to the area and do other planning. A development moratorium is […]

Units responding to barn fire in Paris

At about 2:07 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a barn fire in the 1400 block of Highway D in Paris. UPDATE 2:11 p.m. — Paris FD activates box alarm to the second level. Various equipment and personnel responding from various departments including Bristol Fire and Rescue, Town of […]

Transmission line between Paris and Kenosha substations energized Friday

A electrical transmission line that connects a substation in Paris to a substation in Kenosha went into use Friday. A statement issued by American Transmission Co says: American Transmission Co. today energized the Paris-Albers Rebuild Project in Kenosha County. The 138,000-volt, 12.5-mile line, which runs from the Paris Substation in Paris to the Albers Substation […]

Paris School Organization’s Annual Spaghetti Supper and Spring Fundraiser is March 14

Local families and community members are invited to the Paris School Organization’s annual Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser on Saturday, March 14 from 4 to 7 p.m. The meal includes all-you-care-to-eat spaghetti (featuring sauce by Luisa’s Pizza) and meatballs (courtesy of Birchwood Foods), salad, bread, dessert, and beverage. Tickets are on sale at Paris School, 1901–176th Avenue, and will also be available […]

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 […]

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