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Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Antioch

At about 4:58 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a request for mutual aid from the Antioch Fire Department, which has a structure fire at 835 Holbeck Drive in Antioch. Per dispatch: Bristol is being requested to respond with a engine for a change of quarters. Share17 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares […]

Burning ban lifted in Randall

A burning ban enacted last week for Randall has been lifted. The lifting of the ban was due to recent rain and decreased wind, Randall Fire Department Chief Ken Foszcz said in a statement distributed to the media Monday. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Open burning bans lifted in Wheatland, Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake, Brighton

The fire chiefs for Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Town of Wheatland Fire Department have cancelled open burning bans that were issued earlier this week in their respective coverage areas. That action affects Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake, Brighton and Wheatland. In announcing the cancelling of the Wheatland ban, town Clerk Sheila Siegler reminded residents there to […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 8:51 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible rollover crash on the 23500 block of 31st Street in Brighton. Per dispatch: Crash reported by automated alarm. UPDATE about 8:54 p.m. — Deputy on scene says a truck is in the ditch, but not rolled […]

Twin Lakes Fire Department recognizes service of members

The Twin Lakes Fire Department held its annual banquet April 21. Recognized for service milestones were: Branden Jones, 15 years. George Brossard, 50 years. Bob Stoll, 5 years. Fire Chief Stan Clause Jr. 30 years and Lifetime Membership. Andy Haase 20 years. Dani Knoll 10 years. Jeremy Knoll, 10 years. Share175 Tweet Share Pin +1 […]

Burning ban issued for Wheatland

Wheatland is joining the municipalities where burning has been banned due to environmental and weather conditions. The Town of Wheatland Volunteer Fire Department has ordered a burning ban to be in effect until further notice, town Clerk Sheila Siegler announced via email Thursday morning. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 9:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for a fire in the 26300 block of 103rd Street in Trevor. Per dispatch: Caller reports a small fire behind a business. UPDATE 9:29 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports small pile on fire. UPDATE 9:30 p.m. — […]

Open burning ban issued for Randall

A ban on opening burning in Randall has been issued by Randall Fire Department Chief Ken Fosczc. From a statement issued Wednesday: Following discussions with other Fire Department officials I respectfully am placing a burn ban on open burning effective immediately for all areas covered by the Town of Randall Fire Department. The ban will stay in […]

Units responding for grass fire in Trevor

At about 12:58 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 26400 block of 122nd Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: Perhaps as much as two acres of land burning behind a home. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 11:30 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 26800 block of 110th Street in Trevor for a report of burning. A open burning ban is in effect for Salem Lakes. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Open burning ban issued for Bristol

Bristol Fire and Rescue Chief John Niederer has issued a burning ban for Bristol. From a news release issued Wednesday: Effective immediately open burning is not permitted in the Village of Bristol. This ban will stay in place until the U.S Drought Monitor for Southeast Wisconsin reduces the fire risk from high to a lower […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 8:55 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways WG and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: Sheriff’s deputies already on the scene. One person involved in the crash needs to be checked out for injuries. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Open burning ban issued for Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Chief Mike Slover has enacted a ban on open burning  in the three municipalities protected by the department — Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton. Slover issued the following statement regarding the ban Tuesday evening: Following discussions with other Fire Department officials I respectfully am placing a burn ban on open burning effective […]

Units on scene of fire in Wheatland

At about 11:25 a.m., multiple fire department units are on the scene of a fire in the 4600 block of Highway 83 in Wheatland. Fire scene appears to be near a farm. State Patrol blocking access to the site via northbound Highway 83. UPDATE 11:39 a.m. — Kenosha County Scanner Facebook page is reporting that […]

Units responding for fire in Salem Lakes

At about 8:02 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 9700 block of Highway B on Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Fire is along the Fox River and not near any structures. UPDATE about 8:09 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene confirms fire, perhaps several acres. […]

Units responding for field fire in Wheatland

At about 5:53 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a field fire in the 7900 block of Fox River Road in Wheatland. UPDATE about 5:55 p.m. — Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue dispatched to respond with a grass rig. Kenosha County Scanner […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 1:40 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 40200 block of 106th Street in Randall. UPDATE about 1:43 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports flames visible and an explosion of a propane tank on a deck. UPDATE about 1:46 […]

Units responding for fire in Powers Lake

At about 11:56 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a fire in the 8500 block of 406th Avenue in Powers Lake. Per dispatch: Brush fire is about 30 feet from a building. UPDATE noon: — Deputy on scene […]

UPDATE: Illinois woman dies in Wilmot crash

A woman from Illinois died in a crash Saturday in Wilmot. The woman’s identity was released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department on Monday as Lisa Fagan, 47. From a news release from the Sheriff’s Department: On 04-28-18 at approximately 6:32 pm, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department along with Randall Township Fire and Rescue (Note: Silver Lake […]

Units responding for crash in Powers Lake

At about 9:35 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 39000 block of 88th Street in Powers Lake. Per dispatch: Crash occurred in a driveway. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 7:17 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 6400 block of 243rd Court in Paddock Lake. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Units responding to crash in Wilmot

At about 6:35 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lakes Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12400 block of Highway W in Wilmot. Per dispatch: Crash appears to involve motorcyclists, perhaps three or four. UPDATE 6:39 p.m. — Deputies on scene reporting to dispatch that […]

Units responding for smoke in Rock Lake

At about 3:05 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of smoke coming from a garage in the 12000 block of 257th Avenue in Rock Lake. Per dispatch: Garage is attached to the house by a breezeway. No vehicle in garage. Cars being moved off driveway. UPDATE […]

Units responding for fire in Wheatland

At about 3:15 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire the 31800 block of 60th Street (Highway K) in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Caller reporting hay bales on fire. Near an animal trailer, but no animals in the trailer. UPDATE […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 2:46 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Three vehicles involved. Injuries being reported. UPDATE 4:11 p.m. — Just received a report from someone who just passed through the area that whole intersection is blocked except for the […]

Local fire department responding to Lake County for mutual aid

At about 5:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid from the Newport Fire Department for a brush fire in the 42700 block of North Sheridan Oaks Road in Lake County, Illinois. Bristol is being requested to respond with an ATV. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Twin Lakes Fire Department buys training device with Tavern League donation

The Twin Lakes Fire Department recently acquired a new training device thanks to a donation from the Kenosha County Tavern League. The $1,000 donation paid for a new manikin for the department, fire Chief Stan Clause said. The department will use the 110-pound manikin to practice carrying firefighters or victims out of fires. The money […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 7:04 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 24600 block of Highway 50 (75th Street) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. One may have left the roadway and struck a building on the south side of the road, one property east of Central High […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Racine County

At about 8:45 p.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are among those responding for a box alarm activated by the Burlington Fire Department for a structure fire in the 300 bloc of West Chestnut in Burlington. Due to respond are Bristol with an engine and chief for change of quarters and Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue with […]

Units responding for crash on Highway C

At about 9:09 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 19200 block og Highway C in Bristol. Pre dispatch: Vehicle is rolled over. UPDATE 9:16 a.m. — Salem Lakes Fire/Recue dispatched to respond to the scene with an ambulance as mutual aid. […]

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