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Units responding to park in Twin Lakes for medical call

At about 10:11 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to Legion Park in Twin Lakes for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient may be having a heart attack. UPDATE 10:15 p.m. — Police officer on the scene said the patient is conscious and breathing. Patient is inside American Legion Hall. UPDATE 10:18 p.m. — […]

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 in New Munster

At about 4:16 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a crash at Highways 50 and KD in New Munster. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. UPDATE 4:19 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports one injury.

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 6:58 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 19500 block of State Line Road in Bristol. Per dispatch: Third party reports crash involves a semi-tractor trailer and an SUV. There appear to be injuries. Occupants of the SUV may be trapped […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 1:51 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 16900 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Car is on its roof off the road. Occupants were initially thought to be trapped, but were able to get out.  

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.

Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary Pictures with Santa 2016 coverage

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary’s annual Pictures with Santa took place Sunday at the firehouse in New Munster. Of course there were photos with Santa provided by the auxiliary. But there was plenty of other fun to keep the youngster interested, including ornament crafts, coloring and a variety of cookies. Her are some more […]

Units responding for alarm in Silver Lake

At about 7:30 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to a report of a supervisory alarm at a business in the 28800 block of Silver Lake Road (Highway F) in Silver Lake. UPDATE 7:32 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports to dispatch there appears to be no fire. […]

2016 Twin Lakes Fire Dept. Santa visit coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Santa made his annual visit to the Twin Lakes Fire Department Saturday. Santa got a lift through town on a TLFD truck and arrived at the station at about 10 a.m., answering the call of the youngsters waiting there to greet him. Everyone then went upstairs and the children were able to chat with Santa […]

Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary hosting Pictures with Santa Dec. 4

Come see Santa at the Wheatland Fire House on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to noon. Come get your photo taken with Santa. This is a free community event sponsored by Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary. The Wheatland Fire House is located in New Munster.

Units responding for report of fire in Salem

At about 6:07 p.m. Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a possible fire in the 8100 block of 235th Avenue in Salem. Per dispatch: A possible fire that can be seen inside a window of a home reported. UPDATE about 6:09 p.m. […]

Santa visiting Twin Lakes Fire Dept. Dec. 3

The Twin Lakes Vol. Fire Dept and Rescue Squad will be hosting Santa at the Firehouse on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Members of the community are invited to stop by to visit with Santa. Bring your camera for a picture.

Units responding for investigation in Paddock Lake

At about 7:01 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for an investigation in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a smell of natural gas outside a home.

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 […]

UPDATE: Man dies from injuries in Monday crash in Salem

The man who sustained serious injuries as the result of a crash on Highway K in Salem on Monday has died. Cody L. Grinus, 18, of Kenosha, was transported by ambulance to  St. Catherine’s Hospital in Pleasant Prairie where he later died, said a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department media release. The other occupant of the vehicle, Cody […]

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 12:24 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 22100 block of Highway K in Salem. Per dispatch: Vehicle is rolled over. UPDATE 12:25 p.m. — Second ambulance dispatched from Salem F/R. UPDATE 12:26 p.m. — Salem F/R requests mutual aid for […]

Units responding for crash in Camp Lake

At about 4:44 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of a crash in the 27300 block of Highway SA in Camp Lake. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over off the road. Single occupant out and reporting a hand injury.

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 3:02 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a fire in the 100 block of West Spring Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: Caller reporting leaves on fire blowing onto a house. UPDATE 3:05 p.m. — Call toned out again as a structure […]

Units responding for investigation in Cross Lake

At about 1:37 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for an investigation at a home in the 33500 block of 125th Place in Cross Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reported hearing a loud noise from under the house followed by smoke alarms sounding.

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. […]

Sen. Wanggaard a Wisconsin Professional Police Association “Legislator of the Year”

The Wisconsin Professional Police Association (WPPA) recently announced that state Sen. Van Wanggaard (R-Racine) had earned one of two “WPPA Legislators of the Year” awards. Wanggaard received this award because of his support and authorship of legislation favored by law enforcement during the previous legislative session. “Although I am honored to receive this distinction, I did not […]

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 6:47 a.m, Bristol Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of  fire at Highways MB and C. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a large brush fire with a tree possibly on fire as well. UPDATE 6:55 a.m. — Responders in the reported area not immediately finding a fire. UPDATE 7:03 a.m. — […]

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 6:11 a.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 33500 block of 125th Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Single vehicle involved. Extent of injuries unknown.

Local units responding for mutual aid to Pleasant Prairie for crash

At about 6:30 p.m., the Pleasant Prairie Police Department has requested a MABAS box alarm for a crash at Highway H and Bain Station Road in Pleasant Prairie. Bristol Fire and Rescue, Somers Fire and Rescue and Kenosha Fire Department are being requested to respond with ambulances to the scene as are four northern Illinois […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 5:05 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12600 block of 374th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Single vehicle has hit a tree. UPDATE 5:09 p.m. — Per dispatch: All occupants out of the vehicle. There […]

Units responding for fire in Silver Lake

At about 12:46 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 1100 block of Prairie Drive in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a tree on fire.

Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue celebrates saving a life

Members of Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue on Tuesday gathered to celebrate the saving of a life. On Sept. 20, members of the department responded to a call of a patient with no pulse and not breathing, said emergency medical services Chief Tom Smith. But CPR and defibrillator shocks administered first by a responding village […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 4:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 11300 block of Highway 45 in Bristol. Per dispatch: Single vehicle with a single occupant involved.

Units responding for crash in Camp Lake

At about 7:06 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways AH and SA in Camp Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Scene is blocking the intersection. Extent of injuries unknown at this time. UPDATE 7:32 a.m. — Two tows responding.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 10:57 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 12400 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per radio transmissions, it appears deputies are already on the scene.

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