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 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 […]
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).
At about 4:04 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a medical call at a business in the 2800 block of West Frontage Road in Paris for an unknown problem. UPDATE 4:08 p.m. — Per dispatch: Female patient was a passenger on a motorcycle when a bee flew into her ear and became lodged there. […]
At about 1:35 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a gas main break. Per dispatch: Break occurred in a construction area in the 2800 block of West Frontage Road in Paris.
At about 10:52 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway N and 176th Avenue (Highway D) in Paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle off the road. UPDATE 11:01 a.m. — Bristol Fire and Rescue requested to respond as mutual aid with an ambulance to […]
At about 8:15 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a motorcycle down near the intersection of Highways K and D in Paris. UPDATE 8:23 a.m. — Fire units being told to stand down.
St. John the Baptist Annual Picnic in Paris will take place Saturday, July 26. The event includes: Chicken dinner, served noon to 6 p.m. Kids games. Food. Raffles, including Ticket Drop and Grand Prize Raffle. Country Store, White Elephant and Linen Booth. Live music: Andy & Kathy, 1-3 p.m.; Burlington Kiwanis Band, 3-4 p.m.; Another […]
At 1:18 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 1200 block of I-94 southbound lanes. Per dispatch: There may be injuries. Scene is located in left lane. UPDATE 1:29 p.m. — Deputy on scene says no injuries being reported.
A temperate sunny day brought a record setting crowd to the Weis-Way Dairy Farm for the annual dairy breakfast. The 3,775 served beat the previous record of 3,752 set by the Mighty Grand Dairy Farm in 2012. Rachael Crane, Kenosha county dairy ambassador One of the ways they had to raise to money pay for […]
The annual meeting of the Bristol and Paris Cemetery Association will be held on Wednesday, June 18 at the Paris Town Hall located at 16607 Burlington Road, Paris. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. All interested parties are welcome.
At about 3:35 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 4500 block of Highway 45 in Paris. Per dispatch: Injuries are being reported. UPDATE 3:39 p.m. — Bristol Fire and Rescue being requested to respond as mutual aid with an ambulance.
When you go to the annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast, there are certain things you expect to see. Farm equipment. Barns. Volunteers toiling away at giant frying pans of cheesy scrambled eggs and ham. And of course cows. But at this year’s dairy breakfast on June 14 from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Weis-Way Farm […]
At about 9:41 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 120000 block of Highway 158 for a vehicle fire. UPFATE 9:42 p.m. — Per dispatch: Vehicle is just west of I-94. Kenosha Fire Department also responding. UPDATE 9:46 p.m. — Units on the scene report flames under the […]
Paris Town Board members on Monday praised an intergovernmental agreement with Kenosha regarding the annexation of up to 658 acres from the town into the city as a best possible situation considering the alternatives. The Town Board approved the agreement two weeks ago. Under the agreement, the town and the city have agreed that annexations will […]
At about 12:3o p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a supervisory alarm at a landfill facility in the 19400 block of 60th Street in Paris. Per dispatch: Alarm is coming from the scale house.
At about 11:05 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a car in a water filled ditch in teh 600 block of Highway 45 in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller says driver was able to get out of vehicle. UPDATE 11:17 p.m. — Fire command requesting sheriff’s deputies shut down Highway […]
At 10:31 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is investigating a report of a road hazard in Paris. Water is reportedly washing over in about the 800 block of Highway 45. UPDATE about 10:45 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports water flowing over the road.
At about 12:54 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of two loose horses along the 13600 block of Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: Horses are in the roadway. Someone is standing by with them until the deputy arrives. UPDATE 1:01 p.m. — Horses now reportedly in a driveway in the 13200 […]
The Scouts of 385 annual pancake breakfast and silent auction will be held Saturday, May 10 at Bristol Grade School, 20121 83rd St. in Bristol. Food will be served from 7 a.m. to noon. Ticket prices are $6 for adults (ages 13 and up), $3 for children (ages 5 to 12) and children 4 and […]
At about 1:51 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the southbound lanes of I-94 at Highway KR. Per dispatch: One person reporting injuries.
At 9:29 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of smoke in the 3700 block of Highway MB in Paris. UPDATE 9:40 a.m. — Fire unit on scene reports correct address is 3400 block of Highway MB.
At about 9:13 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue, Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 900 block of 172nd Avenue in Paris. Per dispatch: Fire is in an apartment barn. People at the scene are trying to put […]
At about 11:16 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescus units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash along Highway 142 just west of I-94 in Paris. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; scene is not blocking the road.
At 8:23 p.m., some early results are in for the contested Paris seat on the Central High School Board. With 3 of 11 polls reporting, Dustin Beth has 258 votes to incumbent John Holloway’s 221. While this contest is to fill the Paris seat, residents from throughout the district are able to vote. UPDATE 10:10 […]
Firefighters from Paris Fire and Rescue and other fire departments fought a fire in the 12900 block of Burlington Road (Highway 142) in Paris Thursday night. Firefighters and sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the scene at about 10:45 p.m., according to radio transmissions (from archive). The garage was detached and about 50 feet from a […]
The Paris Town Board on Tuesday approved a conditional use permit for a proposed motorcycle/ATV service and sales business on Highway 142 east of Highway 45. The permit was requested by Brett Weis, acting as the agent for the business. The town plan commission had earlier also approved the petition for the permit. The property […]
The driver of a car that struck a school bus on Highway 45 in Paris Thursday afternoon is in critical but stable condition, Sgt. Bill Beth, spokesman for the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, said Friday morning. The car driver was Shawn Hudon, 35, of Paddock Lake, Beth said. Hudon is at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, where […]
A school bus was stopping to drop off a student when struck it was struck by a car on Highway 45 in Paris, resulting in serious injuries to the driver of the car, a statement from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department says. The bus driver and lone student on the bus were not injured. According […]
At 3:41 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash involving a vehicle and a school bus in the 1900 block of Highway 45 in Paris. Per dispatch: Vehicle is under the back of bus; driver may be trapped in vehicle. Bus driver and the one child on the […]