Posts under ‘Police/fire’

Deputies responding for crash along Paddock Lake-Brighton border

At about 12:27 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K, along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. Per dispatch: Scene is blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Kansasville

At about 7:46 a.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are among those responding to a box alarm activated by the Kansasville Fire Department for a search. Per dispatch: Bristol Fire and Rescue, Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Randall Fire Department are along those being requested to respond with ATVs or other resources.

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Burlington

At about 11:09 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department is responding for a mutual aid request to Burlington. Per dispatch: Incident is a structure fire in 31700 block of Korth Circle Drive.

Town of Wheatland Fire Department Festival 2017 parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The annual parade through New Munster as part of the Town of Wheatland Fire Department Festival took place Sunday afternoon. The parade made its way from the west down Geneva Road, ending at the festival at New Munster Park. The parade included units from local fire departments, businesses and other individuals and organizations. Here is […]

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 6:46 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 27600 block of 115th Street in Trevor.

Units responding for gas leak in Twin Lakes

At about 5:50 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to the 400 block of West Park Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A natural gas line leak has been reported. UPDATE 5:59 p.m. — Dispatch reports that utility company has been contacted and will respond within 30 minutes.

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Racine

At about 4:50 p.m., the Randall Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department are responding to a request for mutual aid for a search for an endangered person. Per dispatch: Departments are to respond with UTVs. Scene is in the 4900 block of Schoen Road. UPDATE 7:51 p.m. — This call appears to relate […]

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 2:59 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and village police officers are responding to an address on Wilmot Avenue in Twin Lakes for a report of a ATV crash. Per dispatch: Two people are injured.

Twin Lakes Police arrest three armed robbery suspects

Twin Lakes Police officers surrounded an apartment building and arrested three armed robbery suspects Thursday afternoon. From a TLPD news release on the incident: On Thursday, 6/22/2017 at 1:52 p.m. the Twin Lakes Police Department was dispatched to the 1700 block of Wilmot Ave in the Village of Twin Lakes to investigate the report of two male subjects who were robbed […]

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 5:52 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible fire in an oven at a home in the 12000 block of 258th Avenue in Trevor. UPDATE about 5:53 p.m. — Deputy at the scene reports fire is out and […]

Units responding to crash in Salem

At about 1:25 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 83 and JF in Salem. UPDATE 1:31 p.m. — Fire unit on the scene reporting this appears to be a minor crash.

Units responding for crash in Slades Corners

At about 1:22 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a crash at Highway 50 and 392nd Avenue in Slades Corners.  

2017 Town of Wheatland Fire Dept. Festival is June 23, 24, 25

The 48th Annual Wheatland Volunteer Fire Department Festival will take place June 23, 24 and 25. Here is the lineup of activities: Friday — Miss Wheatland Coronation 7 p.m.; DJ Music in Motion to follow until midnight. Softball starts at 6 p.m. Saturday — Softball starts at 9 a.m. Kids Fun from 10 a.m to […]

Local public official at President’s side in Milwaukee

As President Donald Trump left Air Force One in Wisconsin Tuesday to make a statement on healthcare, he was accompanied by someone familiar to Randall residents. Town Chairman Bob Stoll and his wife Sarah were along side the president as he stepped off the plane at the 128th Air Refueling Wing facility in Milwaukee and […]

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 […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Kenosha

At about 8:57 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid from the Kenosha Fire Department. Per dispatch: Bristol is being requested to send a squad to Kenosha Station No. 4 for staffing due to KFD responding to numerous down wires calls.

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Illinois

At about 6:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid from the Newport Fire Department. Per dispatch: Bristol is being requested to respond with an ambulance to the scene of a crash in the northbound lanes of I-94 at Russell Road.

Units responding for fire on I-94

At about 9:09 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units, sheriff’s deputies and State Patrol officers are responding to a report of a semi tractor trailer on fire in the 9200 block of I-94 southbound lanes. Truck is on the shoulder. UPDATE about 9:11 p.m. — Deputy on the scene […]

Units responding to fire in Silver Lake

At about 6:51 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in a mobile home park in the 400 block of South Cogswell Drive in Silver Lake. UPDATE 6:53 p.m. — Per dispatch: Caller thought his […]

Deputy responding for crash in Bristol

At about 8:09 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to Highways C and D in Bristol for a report of a crash. Per dispatch: No injuries being reported at this time. Crash involves a pick-up truck and another vehicle at the stop sign.

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Burlington

At about 3:20 p.m., the Town of Wheatland Fire Department is responding for mutual aid to the Burlington Fire Department for a structure fire in the 700 block of North Pine Street in Burlington. Wheatland is requested to respond with an engine. UPDATE 3:22 p.m. — Burlington FD has upgraded the box alarm. Now due […]

Twin Lakes PD to explore K9 program

The Twin Lakes Police Department will explore bringing a police dog, known as a K9, to the village department. The department received the blessing of the Village Board at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting to begin fundraising for the program. Police Officer Joesph Patla made a presentation on the advantages of having a K9 in […]

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 11:14 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 9500 block of Highway 83 (Antioch Road) in Salem. UPDATE 11:17 a.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue command reports to dispatch that no one is trapped in the vehicle and injuries appear to be minor. […]

UPDATE: Trevor man injured in State Line crash

A Trevor man was injured in a crash on the Highway WG along the Wisconsin-Illinois state line Tuesday afternoon. A 55-year-old man from Trevor was the driver of a car that left the roadway and struck a tree in the 17300 block of Highway WG in Bristol, a news release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s […]

Units responding for burning in Wilmot

At about 6:08 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 30900 block of 114th Street in Wilmot.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 3:18 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash near the intersection of Highways 45 and WG in Bristol. Per dispatch: Caller reports a car has struck a tree. Scene is on the north side of the road adjacent to the westbound lane of […]

2017 Twin Lakes Memorial Day ceremony and parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

American Legion Post 544 hosted a Memorial Day parade and ceremony on Monday in Twin Lakes. The parade, which stepped off at 11 a.m., featured veterans, school bands, Scouting groups, police and sheriff’s department vehicles, entries from other organizations and concluded with a lineup of fire department equipment. After the parade, a ceremony honoring members of […]

Units responding for burning in Lake Shangri-la

At about 8:43 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 22300 block of 118th Street in Lake Shangri-la. Per dispatch: A large fire near a wooden fence has been reported.

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 5:25 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 7700 block of 128th Avenue in Wheatland for a report of a possible fire. Per dispatch: Large amount of white smoke reported coming from a wooded area.

Deputy responding for crash in Brighton

At about 4:28 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of a crash in the 23300 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller says they ran off the road and hit a tree. No injuries being reported at this time.

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