Posts under ‘Police/fire’

Units responding for fire in Wheatland

At about 5:21 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the roadside ditch of  the 36700 block of Highway 50 in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Fire is in a blue plastic barrel. UPDATE 5:25 p.m. — Wheatland FD commands cancels […]

Units responding for crash in Lilly Lake

At about 12:15 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 7100 block of Highway JI in Lilly Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles appear to be involved. UPDATE 12:20 p.m. — Personnel at the scene reports all occupants of the vehicles out […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 6:38 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 24400 block of 65th Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A vehicle has reportedly struck a house. Water reportedly leaking from house. UPDATE about 6:40 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports occupant of […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 5:09 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are rsponding to a report of a crash in the 6000 block of 184th Avenue in Bristol. UPDATE about 5:13 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports one behocle rolled over and on its roof. UPDATE about 5:15 p.m. — Deputy calls for flatbed […]

Town of Wheatland Fire Department pancake breakfast Oct. 22

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department will host a pancake breakfast  Sunday, Oct. 22 from 7 a.m. to noon at the fire station in New Munster. The event will also include raffles. All proceeds will benefit the fire department.

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue service area burning ban lifted

The burning ban in effect for areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue has been lifted as of Oct. 11. Recent rain was sufficient enough to lessen the dry and hazardous conditions, said Salem Lakes Fire Chief Mike Slover in a news release issued Wednesday afternoon. Residents are reminded to perform burning in accordance with their local […]

Deaths Oct. 10, 2017: Lucille M. Rohner, Paul Daniels

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information:

Units responding for tree down in lake Shangri-la

At about 9:40 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of a tree on a house in the 12000 block of 223rd Avenue in Lake Shangri-la.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:15 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 1300 block of Highway 45 in Paris. UPDATE 6:29 p.m. — Paris transporting one patient to a local hospital, non-emergency.

Units responding for gasoline leak in Paris

At about 2:51 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a gasoline leak in the 5000 block of the West Frontage Road. Per dispatch: A gas tank fell out of a vehicle and is leaking on the roadway.

Units responding to burning in Cross Lake neighborhood

At about 5:17 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 23600 block of 127th Street in the Cross Lake neighborhood. There is an open burning ban in effect in all areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue. The ban is due to drought conditions. Related posts Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue […]

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 9:24 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 25000 block of 71st Street In Paddock Lake. There is an open burning ban in effect in all areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, which includes Paddock Lake. The ban is due to drought conditions. Related posts Salem […]

Units responding for burning in Silver Lake

At about 9:06 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a report of burning in the 200 block of West Elm Street in Silver Lake. There is an open burning ban in effect in all areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, which includes Silver Lake. The ban is due to […]

Units responding to burning in Salem

At about 12:04 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 8000 Antioch Road, Salem. Per dispatch: Units will be responding non emergency and informing individual of current ban on open burning throughout Salem Lakes.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 7:53 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 21100 block of 81st Street in Bristol. Per dispatch: Single vehicle in the ditch. Driver injured.

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border (PHOTOS)

At about 5:35 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways K and MB along the Bristol-Paris border. Per dispatch: Three vehicles involved. Injuries being reported. UPDATE 5:39 p.m. — Deputy to shut down northbound traffic on Highway MB. Traffic on Highway K also to […]

Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 1:20 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an alarm at a medical clinic in the 25300 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 1:25 p.m. — Dispatch reports that alarm compnay reports this as a false alarm. Responding unit will contiune to respond, but at a nonemergency pace.

Units responding for crash in Wilmot

At about 3:25 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a crash in the 12500 block of Fox River Road in Wilmot. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a single vehicle crash. Vehicle is off the road. An occupant may be trapped inside and injured. UPDATE 3:30 p.m. — […]

Units responding to crash in Wilmot

At about 5:30 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to a report of a crash at Highway W (Fox River Road) and 316th Avenue in Wilmot. Per dispatch: Crash involves a pickup truck and a motorcycle.

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 5:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue is responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient may have a dislocated wrist.

Units responding for sparking in Trevor

At about 7:45 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of a sparking circuit breaker outside of a home in the 27600 block of 114th Street in Trevor.

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 6:19 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway JF and 83 in Trevor. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; injuries unknown. UPDATE 6:26 a.m. — Scene is east of Highway 83 on 119th Street.

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in hit and run death

A suspect has been arrested in the hit and run crash that killed a Trevor bicyclist Sunday. A Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department news release identified the suspect as a 39-year-old male, who is in custody. Charges are pending. Jackie Hutcheson Jr., 29, of Trevor, died at the scene of the crash on Highway JF south […]

UPDATE: Man dies in hit and run crash in Trevor

A bicyclist died after being struck by a vehicle on Highway JF south of Highway C in Trevor Sunday night. Jackie Hutcheson Jr., 29, died at the scene as a result of his injuries, a news release distributed Monday morning from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said. The vehicle that struck Hutcheson left the seen, […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 9:48 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways JF and C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Crash involves a bicyclist apparently hit by a vehicle, which is no longer on the scene. UPDATE 9:51 p.m. — Scene is on Highway JF south of […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 1:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Deputy on scene reports no injuiries, but wants children in a vehicle checked out.

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue performs training burn in Camp Lake

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue had the opportunity for a live training burn Sunday morning. It was the final day of training on the house, which had been used previous days for training by the fire department and the Sheriff’s Department Tactical Response Team. It provides the experience of navigating an actual building and floor plan, and […]

Retired Kenosha FD battalion chief displays 9-11 memorial in Bristol

The above 9-11 memorial tribute is in the Bristol front yard of Richard Bosanko, a retired Kenosha Fire Department battalion chief.

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 6:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’d deputy are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 14-year-old male injured in a football game. Experiencing side and back pain after a tackle.

Twin Lakes Police announce charges in five 2017 overdose deaths

The Twin Lakes Police Department Friday announced criminal charges in connection with five drug overdose deaths in the village between late April and mid June. TLPD Chief Adam Grosz, in announcing the charges, said: “I hope this will send a strong message that we are tired of seeing families in our community torn apart by heroin, […]

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