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Units responding to fire in Paris

At about 9:33 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue, Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue, Somers Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible fire in the 3700 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Paris. UPDATE 9:37 p.m. — Dispatch reached someone at original address. They […]

St. John the Baptist Annual Picnic in Paris is July 25

St. John the Baptist Annual  Picnic in Paris will take place Saturday, July 25 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Activities include: Chicken dinner served from noon to 6 p.m. Kids games. Food. Raffles, including a grand prize raffle and ticket drop. Live music: Kathy Ann Trio, 1 to 4 p.m., The Bug’s 5 to 7 p.m., Another Shade of Gray 7 to 10:30 p.m. And […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 9:10 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 5800 block of Highway 45 in Paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle hit a sign and entered the ditch. Sign may be under vehicle. Extent of injuries unknown. UPDATE 9:40 p.m. — All fire/rescue […]

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 7:40 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway 142 and the West Frontage Road in Paris. UPDATE 8:12 p.m. — One patient being transported to a local hospital via Paris ambulance.

Bristol and Paris Cemetery Association annual meeting is June 17

The annual meeting of the Bristol and Paris Cemetery Association will be held on Wednesday, June 17 at the Paris Town Hall, 16607 Burlington Road. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. All interested parties are welcome.

Local fire depts. responding for mutual aid to Tichigan FD

At about 7:20 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue are responding to a request for mutual aid to the Tichigan Fire Department. Per dispatch: Tichigan is working a fire in the 28400 block of Wood Road. Tichiganhas activates a MABAS box alarm to the fourth level. Bristol FD and Paris FD […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 8:35 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 142 and Highway MB-North in Paris. Per dispatch: Vehicle may have struck a pole. UPDATE 8:39 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports driver of car is OK. UPDATE 8:41 a.m. — Deputy reports […]

Sheriff and district attorney to meet this week on animal abuse investigation

Sheriff David Beth and District Attorney Robert Zapf along with Sheriff’s Department detectives are expected to meet this week on “further steps” in an investigation of animal abuse at two farms, one in Brighton and one in Paris. Numerous dead calves and unhealthy animals were discovered at the Brighton farm on May 22. Subsequent investigation found more […]

Highway N closed in Paris for bridge replacement

Highway N at the Des Plaines River is going to be closed through early August for a bridge replacement. From the county Department of Public Works & Development Services: The Kenosha County Department of Public Works announces scheduled work on County Trunk Highway “N” (38th Street) in the Town of Paris that will require a road closure. […]

Highway 45 reconstruction project no longer includes roundabout at Highway 142

A roundabout at Highway 142 and Highway 45 that the Wisconsin Department of Transportation had been saying was its preferred option for when the intersection is reconstructed has been dropped from the state’s plans. However, two businesses on the west end of the intersection are still in the way of improvements and will be removed by WisDOT […]

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 […]

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