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Units responding for fire alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 7:22 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes police officers are responding to a fire alarm at a business in the 150 block of Holy Hill Road in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A caller from the business said there was a fire in a machine. UPDATE 7:25 a.m. — Dispatch reports […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At 7:34 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash along State Line Road near Highway MB along the Wisconsin-Illinois border. UPDATE 7:39 a.m. — Traffic on State Line Road being blocked at Highway 45 and east of the accident scene. UPDATE 7:45 a.m. — […]

Units responding to fire in Paddock Lake

At about 7:40 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue are responding to a report of possible chimney fire in the 6000 block of 236th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Kenosha Area Fire Rescue Scanner Facebook page says an early unit on the scene reported flames visible from the home’s chimney. UPDATE 7:46 […]

Burning ban lifted in Silver Lake

Silver Lake Fire Department Chief Andrew McFarlane has lifted the burning ban in Silver Lake that was enacted on Friday. McFarlane said: At this time with the rain we experienced, we can lift the burning ban for the time being. The DNR has downgraded the risk to moderate from very high. This does not however […]

Units responding for burning in Salem

At about 2:08 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to the 6400 block of 288th Avenue in Salem. Per dispatch: Controlled burn at this location has gotten out of hand. UPDATE 3:50 p.m. — All fire units clearing the scene and returning to quarters except those dispatched to […]

Burning ban issued for Silver Lake

Due to current conditions, there is no open burning in the village of Silver Lake until further notice, per order of Silver Lake Fire Department Chief Andrew McFarlane.

Local departments responding for mutual aid to Kansasville

At 2:03 p.m., local fire departments are responding to a request for mutual aid for a box alarm requested by the Kansasville Fire Department for a structure fire in Kansasville. Fire is in the 21600 block of Schroeder Road. Paris Fire Department is due to respond with an engine and a chief, Silver Lake Fire […]

Units responding for mutual aid to Zion for wildfire

At about 6:56 p.m., Kenosha County based fire departments are responding to a request for mutual aid from the Zion Fire Department, which is fighting a wildfire at Illinois Beach State Park in Zion. Town of Salem Fire/Rescue is due to respond with an ambulance, Pleasant Prairie is due to respond with a tech and […]

Randall FD responding to Walworth County for mutual aid

At about 5:41 p.m., the Randall Fire Department is responding to a mutual aid from the Linn Fire Department for a scene at a yacht club on Geneva Lake in the 1200 block of South Lakeshore Drive in Walworth County. Randall is being requested to bring its sonar unit.

Units responding for grass fire along Highway K

At about 5:13 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a field fire in the 27400 block of 60th Street (Highway K) along the Salem/Brighton border. Per dispatch: The area is a 75-by-25-foot area, not near a residence. UPDATE 5:19 p.m. — First fire units on […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At 3:24 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Fire Department and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a structure fir ein the 10700 block of 395th Avenue in Randall. UPDATE 3:26 p.m. — Dispatch reports that this is actually a grass fire, but […]

Units responding for burning in Salem

At about 11:05 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake units are responding to a report of burning in the 7200 block of 288th beign in salem.

Units responding for mutual aid to Burlington

Some local fire departments are responding to the 400 block of North Pine Street in Burlington for mutual aid at a fire scene. Responding are Bristol Fire and Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue, Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue. UPDATE 8:35 a.m. April 6 — The fire was at the Schuette-Daniels furniture store.

Units responding to fire in Wheatland

At about 8:35 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a garage fire in the 7000 block of 316th Avenue in Wheatland. UPDATE 8:36 p.m. — Mutual aid being requested from Randall and Twin Lakes fire departments. UPDATE about 8:40 p.m. — Deputy reports that […]

Units responding to report of burning in Wilmot

At about 7:18 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 30900 block of Highway C in Wilmot.

Units responding for grass fire in Randall

At about 4:13 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible grass fire in the 33500 block of Highway CK in Randall. Per dispatch: Smoldering in an open field reported by a passerby. Appeared to be unattended. UPDATE 4:25 p.m. — Controlled burn that is being […]

Units responding for grass fire in Brighton

At about 2:16 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 4700 block 301st Avenue in Brighton for a report of a grass fire. UPDATE 2:17 p.m. — Grass rigs from the Wilmot and Trevor stations dispatched. UPDATE about 2:28 p.m. — Fire command reports fire is under control. Responding units told to […]

Silver Lakes extends contract with Silver Lake Rescue Squad through 2014

The Silver Lake Village Board has extended its contract for emergency medical services with Silver Lake Rescue Squad through the end of the year. The current contract had expired March 31. The board voted to extend the contract with the current terms at Wednesday’s Village Board meeting. The vote was 5-0 with, Trustee Sabrina Moran […]

Units responding to crash in Salem

At 5:04 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways C and 83 in Salem. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved, both in the intersection. Air bags deployed. Firefighter on scene reports no injuries at this time. UPDATE 5:11 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports vehicles have minor damage.

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 1:40 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 6300 block of 243rd Court in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Burning in a backyard has been reported.

Units responding for CO alarm in Salem

At about 11 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a sounding carbon monoxide alarm in the 22100 block of 85th Place in Salem.

Units responding for burning in Lake Shangri-la

At about 6:20 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 12100 block of 223rd Ave in the Lake Shangri-la neighborhood of Salem. Per dispatch: Person reporting the burning leaves was concerned that they may have been getting out of control.

Units responding for fire in Paddock Lake

At 5:54 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 8100 block of 235th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A fence is on fire at this location. UPDATE 5:55 p.m. — Fence is in backyard. UPDATE 5:57 p.m. — First fire unit on […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 12:07 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a rolled over vehicle in the 11800 block of Highway KD in Randall. Per dispatch: Vehicle is on its roof. UPDATE 12:11 p.m. — Deputy blocking southbound traffi c on […]

Paris garage fire last night

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 […]

Units responding for semi vs. building crash in Bristol

At about 10:10 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a business in the 8300 block of 196th Avenue in Bristol for a semi-truck that has struck a building. Per dispatch: A semi-truck backing into a loading dock hit the building causing damage to the dock area. No injuries are […]

Units responding for report of fire in Bristol

At about 9:35 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire, Antioch Fire Department and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible structure fire in the 10700 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Bristol. UPDATE 9:41 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports: Fire was […]

Units responding for outlet fire in Twin Lakes

At about 2:50 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a bakery in the 300 block of Main Street in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: An outlet is on fire. UPDATE about 2:52 p.m. — Dispatch reports that people on the scene report they think the fire is out. […]

Units responding for medical call at pub in Salem

At about 2:45 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a pub in the 8400 block of Antioch Road in Salem for a medical call. Per dispatch: A person there appears to be a having a seizure.

Units responding to car in pond in Bristol

At about 12:03 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 15700 block of Horton Road in Bristol. Per dispatch: A caller is reporting that a car hit a pole and is now upside down in a pond. UPDATE 12:05 p.m. — Someone at […]

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