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Bristol approves joint fire department efficiency study

The Bristol Village Board on Monday kicked off what is expected to to be a cooperative effort by five Kenosha County municipalities to study improved efficiency in delivering fire and rescue services. The Bristol Village Board unanimously approved a cooperative agreement for the procurement of a joint fire/rescue efficiency study to also include Paris, Salem Lakes […]

Units responding for alarm at Paris School

At about 3:47 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to an alarm at Paris School. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. UPDATE 3:49 p.m. — Dispatch reports that alarm company is attempting to cancel response. UPDATE 3:50 p.m. — Fire unit on the scene is taking information. UPDATE 3:54 p.m. — […]

Missing pets: Dog found along Highway K

This dog was found running loose along Highway K near the Pheasant Run landfill Saturday evening. Anyone with information about the dog’s owner or who wants to claim the animal as theirs should contact hfkunkel@aol.com. UPDATE — Dog has been returned to owner.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 3:17 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash at Highways N and MB in Paris. Per dispatch: Three vehicles involved; no injuries being reported at this time. UPDATE 3:19 p.m. — Paris Fire and Rescue now responding for injuries. UPDATE 3:23 p.m. — Per dispatch: Scene is partially blocking […]

UPDATE: Hazardous material spill appears to be from equipment malfunction; roads open

A equipment malfunction appears to the reason for a spill that closed roads for about five hours in Western Kenosha County near the Kenosha-Racine County. Roads are now open and there is no longer any danger to the public, said a statement released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department at about 4:15 p.m. From the […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 3:45 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a cash int he 13100 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: One vehicle off the road. Driver is out of the vehicle. Vehicle may have hit a roadside pole. UPDATE about 3:50 p.m. — Deputy […]

Spring Election 2017: Paris clerk/treasurer results

Early results in the Paris town clerk/treasurer race show incumbent Bev McCumber leading challenger Nikki Collins. With one poll out of one reporting preliminary results at about 8:23 p.m.: McCumber 324 (68%) to Collins 149 (31%).

Spring Election 2017: Paris supervisor no. 1 results

Early results in the race for Paris town supervisor no. 1 show incumbent Ron Kammerzelt leading challenger Joe Kolnik. Preliminary results with one poll out of one reporting at about 8:13 p.m. show: Kammerzelt 299 (62%) to  Kolnik 183 (38%).

Spring Election 2017: It’s Election Day!

It’s Spring Election Day today with non-partisan municipal, school and judicial offices on the ballot. At the state level, there is a contested election for state superintendent of schools. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Voting in Twin Lakes will be at Village Hall. Salem Lakes will be using all three polling places: Salem […]

Spring Election 2017: Paris clerk-treasurer candidate questionnaire answers

Voters in Paris will be able to vote in a contested election for Paris clerk/treasurer in the spring election on Tuesday, April 4. Each candidate was sent the same request for biographical information and a set of questions. Following are their answers:

Spring Election 2017: Paris supervisor no. 2 candidate questionnaire answers

Voters in Paris will be able to vote in a contested election for Paris supervisor no. 2 in the spring election on Tuesday, April 4. Each candidate was sent the same request for biographical information and a set of questions. Following are their answers:

Spring Election 2017: Paris supervisor no. 1 candidate questionnaire answers

Voters in Paris will be able to vote in a contested election for Paris supervisor no. 1 in the spring election on Tuesday, April 4. Each candidate was sent the same request for biographical information and a set of questions. Following are their answers:

Units responding for burning in Paris

At about 5:40 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 13500 block of Highway 142 in Paris.

Units responding for alarm in Paris

At about 2:58 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units were dispatched to a supervisory alarm at a business in the 2800 block of West Frontage Road in Paris.

Units responding to second crash in Paris

At about 2:57 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies were dispatched for a report of a crash on Highway MB near Highway 142 in Paris. This crash was later reported as unfounded.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 5:25 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash at Highways 142 and Highway D in Paris. UPDATE 5:27 pm. — Deputy at the scene reporting a guy wire to a utility pole is damaged.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:11 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 18000 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: Extent of injuries unknown; fluid leaking from a vehicle.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 7:20 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a crash in about the 5900 block of Highway 45 in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting a vehicle off the road with possible injuries.

Spring election 2017: Three of four positions in Paris have challenges

Three of the four town positions up for election in Paris in the spring 2017 election will have contests on the ballot. Filing candidacy papers as of Tuesday’s deadline are: Supervisor 1: Incumbent Ron Kammerzelt and challenger Joe Kolnik. Kolnik ran against Chairman Virgil Gentz in the Nov, 22 recall election. Supervisor 2: Incumbent Ken Monson and […]

Units responding for alarm in Paris

At about 8:38 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a supervisory alarm in the 1700 block of 120th Avenue-West in Paris.

Units responding for possible fire in Paris

At about 4:25 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue, Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Somers Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a possible fire in a house in the 21200 block of Ninth Street in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller smells something burning inside the house. Caller […]

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 1:50 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for  a report of a crash in the southbound lanes at Highway 158. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Vehicles are in the median. A tire may be on the roadway. Air bags deployed in at least one of the vehicles. Injuries unknown.

Paris Town Board incumbents keep positions in recall election

All the incumbent Paris Town Board members won in a recall election held Tuesday. Results as posted at the Town of Paris website at about 8:23 p.m. are: Chairman — Virgil Gentz  397; Joe Kolnik 256. Supervisor 1 — Ron Kammerzelt 397; Paul Terry 255. Supervisor 2 — Ken Monson  388; Robert Fliess  263. Gentz and Kammerzelt’s margins of victory were nearly […]

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 6:28 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash near Highway 45 and Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle is off the road. Several occupants in the vehicle. Extent of injuries unknown. UPDATE 6:30 p.m. — Bristol Fire and Rescue dispatched to […]

Paris Town Board recall election is today

Voters in Paris can cast a ballot in the Paris Town Board recall election Tuesday. The polls at the Town Of Paris Safety Building, 16607 Burlington Road  (Highway 142), will be open until 8 p.m. Incumbent Chairman Virgil Gentz is being challenged by Joseph Kolnik. Incumbent Supervisor Ron Kammerzelt is being challenged by Paul Terry. Incumbent Supervisor Ken […]

Paris Town Board recall election candidate questionnaires

Voters in Paris will be able to vote in a recall of the Town Board election on Nov. 22. Incumbent Chairman Virgil Gentz is being challenged by Joseph Kolnik. Incumbent Supervisor Ron Kammerzelt is being challenged by Paul Terry. Incumbent Supervisor Ken Monson is being challenged by Robert Fliess. westofthei.com sent identical questionnaires to each […]

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border

At about 5:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways 45 and K along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Deputy at scene reports one car is in a field in the southeast corner and another vehicle off the road in the southwest corner. […]

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border

At about 6:37 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash in the 16800 block of Highway K (60th Street) along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: One vehicle involved with single occupant injured. UPDATE 6:46 p.m. — Deputy requests tow. Says heavy passenger side damage.

Paris Town Board recall election debate coverage (VIDEO)

The Paris Town Board recall election debate took place Thursday evening at Paris School. As expected, the three incumbent Paris Town Board members — Virgil Gentz, Ron Kammerzelt and Ken Monson — attended and participated and the three challengers — Joseph Kolnik, Robert Fliess and Paul Terry — did not. About 30 audience members attended. […]

Kammerzelt sets time and place for Paris Town Board recall debate

Paris town Supervisor Ron Kammerzelt firmed up plans for a debate before the Nov. 22 Town Board recall election, but he might be kind of lonely that night. Kammerzelt said, in an email we received Friday, a debate will take place Thursday, Nov. 10 at Paris School, starting at 6:30 p.m. In a follow-up message Kammerzelt said […]

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