At about 9:18 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 10500 block of 401st Avenue in Randall to investigate a report of a possible electrical transformer problem. Per dispatch; A caller reported seeing a bright flash and loud noise, but said their residence still had power. […]
Randall Town Board members are open to further discussions regarding contributing funds to Silver Lake’s purchase of a building for a branch there of the Community Library. Randall Town Board members got a report on the situation from Ken Mangold, a Randall representative on the Community Library Board and LeeAnn Briese, the library system’s director, […]
At about 9:38 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 10400 block of 400th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Alarm is coming from a barn. UPDATE 9:42 a.m. — Alarm company reports to dispatch that alarm is false.
At about 3:40 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a carbon monoxide alarm at a home in the 9000 block of 400th Court in Randall. Per dispatch: One of two occupants of the home feeling some dizziness.
At about 12:29 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 33700 block of 98th Street in Randall for a crash. Per dispatch: Deputies already on the scene say the patient has a hand injury.
The Randall Town Board on Thursday approved a slate of officers for the Randall Fire Department for 2014. The approval came on a 3 to 1 vote. Supervisor Randy Kaskin voted against approving the slate and Chairman Bob Stoll abstained. Stoll was one of the officer appointees. The approval came after Philip Johnson, Randall resident […]
At about 6:29 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units, Twin Lakes Police officers and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a rollover crash off Highway KD south of Highway C in an area that could be Randall or Twin Lakes. UPDATE 6:46 p.m. — Deputies and police officers […]
It looks to be a quiet election in Randall this April — at least at the town level. Only one candidate each filed for the two town supervisor seat to be decided in the April election. Filing by today’s 5 p.m. deadline were: Robert E. Gehring, for supervisor #2, the position he currently holds. Mark […]
At about 11:30 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue units responded to an alarm at a retail store in the 12400 block of Fox River Road in Randall (an area with a Wilmot address). The source of the alarm was found to be a defective sprinkler head. Fire units were clearing the scene […]
Garbage collection in Randall will be delayed one day this week, town Clerk Phyllis Kaskin announced. The delay is because the town’s waste hauler is not working Monday due to the cold, Kaskin said.
At about 6:21 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 34600 block of Highway C in Randall. Per dispatch: A car and a truck involved. Truck is in the ditch. Scene may be blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time.
Randall Supervisor Mike Halvorson has filed papers stating he does not intend to run for re-election in the April 2014 election. Halvorson was first elected to the Randall Town Board in April 2010 and was re-elected in April 2012. The deadline for filing non-candidacy papers by incumbents was Dec. 27. The other supervisor seat to […]
At about 11:09 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Twin Lakes Rescue and Silver Lake Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a barn fire in the 39400 block of Bloomfield Road in Randall. Flames and smoke are visible, caller told dispatch. There […]
At about 7:57 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a crash at 400th Avenue and 104th Street in Randall. Dispatch says a caller reports that a car has hit a tree at this location. No injuries being reported at this time.
The Randall Fire Department hosted its annual breakfast with Santa at Fire Station #2 in Bassett Sunday morning. The community was treated to a hearty and free (donations accepted) breakfast of pancakes, sausage and eggs with or without ham. The younger attendees were also able to meet with Santa and have their photo taken. As […]
The 9th Annual Twin Lakes Shop With a Hero, organized by the Twin Lakes Professional Police Association, took place this morning. This year’s event was funded by donations from local businesses including major donations from Genoa City Lions and Lake Geneva Walmart. Hero’s from the Twin Lakes Police Department & Dispatch, Twin Lakes Fire & […]
Santa Claus is coming to Randall! Santa will be taking time out of his busy schedule to visit the kids of Randall, Saturday, Dec. 14. At 10 a.m., Santa will begin visiting all the town neighborhoods trading his sleigh for a Randall Fire Department truck. Santa will be stopping along the way, so all good […]
At 9:17 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department is responding to a mutual aid request from Spring Grove, where that department is fighting a structure fire. UPDATE 7:25 p.m. — Mutual aid expanded to Randall Fire Department and several Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units. Scene is in the 9800 block of Fox Bluff Lane in Spring […]
Paul “Buddy” Pfenninger has been appointed to fill the remaining term (2 months) for Battalion Chief, Powers Lake Station, Randall Fire Department. Pfenninger’s appointment was recommended for the position by the fire department to the Town Board. The Town Board approved the appointment last week. The Battalion Chief vacancy was created by the Oct. 21 death of […]
At 5:49 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a two-vehicle crash at Highways F and P in Randall. No injuries being reported; vehicles are partially blocking the roadway, dispatch says.
At about 12:47 p.m., Randall Fire Department units are responding to the 31800 block of 117th Street in Randall for a report of burning.
A funeral with fire department honors was held today for Thomas Brown, Battalion Chief, Randall Fire Department. Brown died Oct. 21 after about a month-long illness. He was 59. Brown joined the Randall Fire Department in 1985 and was the battalion chief for station Number 1 in Powers Lake at the time of his death. […]
At about 8:12 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 33700 block of 116th Street in Randall.
For some of us, the start of the snow removal season is still too terrible to contemplate. But snow was on the minds of the Randall Town Board Thursday night as they passed an ordinance banning the pushing of snow from private property onto roads and town-owned property. Supervisor Randy Kaskin explained that residents pushing […]
At about 12:50 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 38300 block of Highway F in Randall.
At about 2:57 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of an electrical fire smell at a business in the 39900 block of 93rd Street in Randall. No fire has been seen, but occupants are evacuating.
At 8:33 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue and Randall Fire Department units are responding to KD County Park, 8530 352nd Avenue (Highway KD) in Randall for a medical call. Patient is having an asthma attack, dispatch says.
At about 9:44 a.m., Randall Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a possible gas main break near 93rd Street and 401st Avenue in Randall. UPDATE 9:47 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports incident is farther west and in Walworth County.
When he first suggested it, Bristol village administrator Randy Kerkman thought a study of efficiencies among Kenosha County fire departments would be a useful long-range planning tool. There was some initial enthusiasm for the idea. A consultant did a presentation to representatives of six municipalities — Bristol, Paris, Salem, Silver Lake, Somers and Randall – in […]
The Randall Town Board on Thursday endorsed the opening of a Menominee tribe casino in Kenosha on the site of the former Dairyland Greyhound Park. In late August, the casino project passed the important milestone of approval by the US Interior Department. The final step would be approval by Gov. Scott Walker. Randall’s approval is […]