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Randall increase number of water patrol officers for 2016 season

The Randall Water Patrol will have more officers on the water this summer after recent action by the Town Board. The board approved the hiring of seven new officers at its May 26 meeting. Those seven will join three officers remaining from last year’s force for a total of 10. Last year, the patrol had seven officers. The town […]

Randall seeking assurance Twin Lakes-Randall library branch will continue

Randall Town Board members want some reassurance that the Twin Lakes-Randall branch of the Community Library will remain if they approve a new library operating agreement that gives a lopsided presence on the governing board to Salem. Randall will be having their attorney draft a memo of understanding to be submitted to all of the […]

Spring Grove man dies in Randall crash

A Spring Grove man died as a result of a crash in Randall Friday evening. Arthur M. Kraft, 50, was identified as the driver and sole occupant of the involved vehicle, said a media release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. From the media release: On Friday evening, April 22nd, 2016, at approximately 1805 hours, […]

Missing pets: White female dog

A lost small white female dog is being held by Randall town officials. The dog was found Wednesday afternoon after being found running loose in the area of 87th Street and 385th Avenue, said Supervisor Mark Halvey. This dog’s disposition is described as friendly and quiet. The dog is wearing a pink collar with no tags and has chip, but […]

Randall passes new water use ordinance

There are new rules on the lakes in Randall, after the Town Board last week passed an updated water use ordinance, often refereed to as Chapter 20. The new ordinance passed 4-0, with Supervisor Lauren Fox absent. The ordinance governs what you can and cannot do on Powers Lake, Lake Benedict and Lake Tombeau. Jurisdiction on those […]

Units responding for down wire in Randall

At 12:50 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a down wire in the 40100 block of 93rd Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Wire is sparking.

DPI tells Paddock Lake Community Library side agreement on representation not compliant

A side agreement designed to maintain equal representation among the municipalities on the Community Library Board does not comply with state statutes, a Department of Public Instruction official says. The opinion is contained in a letter dated March 17, 2016 from John DeBacher, Director, Public Library Development, Division for Libraries and Technology to Paddock Lake village Trustee Kathy Christenson. Paddock […]

Rescue call Wilmot Mountain

Silver Lake Rescue and Randall Fire responded for a rescue at Wilmot Mountain for a shoulder injury. 9:18 p.m.

Units responding for down power line in Randall

At about 2:36 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a down power linen in the 40000 block of 93rd Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Wire is blocking a lane of traffic.

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 3:03 p.m., a Twin Lakes Rescue ambulance is being dispatched to a crash in the 31600 block of Highway C in Randall. Per disaptch: Randal Fire Department already on the scene. Single vehicle involved; appears to have struck a tree.

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 7:46 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12300 block of Highway W in Randall. Per dispatch: Single vehicle is rolled over in a ditch. UPDATE about 7:48 a.m. — Occupant of the vehicle is apparently […]

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 4:17 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to report of a crash in the 9300 block of Highway JI In Randall. Per dispatch: Single vehicle involved — van rolled over on its roof. UPDATE 4:22 p.m. — Randal FD unit on […]

2016-17 Randall Fire Department officers approved

The Randall Town Board last week approved a slate of officers for the Randall Fire Department. The approval came at the Town’s Board regular meeting on Jan. 28. The following individuals will serve two-year terms: Chief: Matt Gronke. Bassett Battalion Chief: Ken Foscz. Powers Lake Battalion Chief: Buddy Pfenniger. Bassett Captain: Bob Stoll. Powers Lake Captain: […]

Randall OKs equipment for new fire department grass rig

The Randall Town Board approved the purchase of equipment to finish off a vehicle that will serve as the Randall Fire Department’s new grass rig. The board approved a proposal from Jefferson Fire& Safety of Middleton for $14,191 for a skid unit. The unit, which will be fit inside the back of a pick-up truck, will […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 3:51 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in a residence in the 8800 block of 368th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Fire is in an oven in one unit […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 2:01 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units ans sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 39000 block of 90th Street for a report of a fire. Per dispatch: Black smoke is coming from a detached garage. No flames seen. Garage has its own furnace.

Spring Election 2016: Uncontested races in Bristol, Paddock Lake, Twin Lakes and Randall

Four local municipalities will have uncontested races in the April 5 election. Bristol — With two village trustee seats open, only two candidates filed papers, incumbents Ruth Atwood and Carolyn Owens. Paddock Lake — With three trustee seats open, only three candidates filed papers, incumbents Barbara Brenner, Gloria Walter along with Robert Spencer. One of the three […]

Twin Lakes Police, Twin Lakes and Randall fire departments Shop With a Hero 2015 coverage (PHOTOS)

Members of the Twin Lakes Police Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, dispatchers, and Randall Fire Department accompanied 24 young shoppers through Walmart in Lake Geneva Saturday morning for Shop With a Hero. The children were selected from Randall and Lakewood schools. Each child had $200 to spend and the opportunity to spend some time with […]

2015 Randall Fire Department Santa breakfast coverage (PHOTOS)

The Randall Fire Department hosted its annual pancake breakfast and Santa visit at Station No. 2 in Bassett Sunday morning. Those attending were able to enjoy a hearty pancake, sausage and eggs breakfast. The young ones also were able to visit with Santa and have mom or dad take a photo. There also the opportunity to get […]

Santa to visit Randall neighborhoods on Dec. 12 and attend breakfast at fire station on Dec. 13

Santa Claus is coming to Randall. Santa will be taking time out of his busy schedule to visit the kids of Randall, Saturday, Dec. 12. At 10 am 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 […]

Man guilty of death of Twin Lakes teen in 2013 crash sentenced to prison

The man who struck a Twin Lakes teenager who later died from his injuries in the June 2013 traffic crash was sentenced in Kenosha County Circuit Court Monday. Thomas H. Johnston IV, 29, of Twin Lakes, had pleaded no contest to a charge of  homicide by use of vehicle-controlled substance. On June 14, 2013, Johnston struck Nathaniel […]

Fire at Randall home was caused by fireplace embers

A fire that damaged a home in the 11500 block of 347th Avenue in Randall Friday afternoon is believed to have been caused by fireplace embers. Here is a rundown from Randall Fire Department Capt. Bob Stoll, the department’s public information officer: The fire started at the floor level on the first floor of a two story […]

Units responding to fire in Randall

At about 12:30 p.m., fire department personnel are on the scene of a structure fire in the 11500 block of 347th Avenue in Randall. Kenosha Area Fire and Rescue Scanner Facebook page is reporting the following departments responding: Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Silver Lake Fire Department. Town […]

Community Library Thanksgiving closures announced

All Community Library branches, Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26, in observance of Thanksgiving. Regular hours at Salem and Twin Lakes will resume on Friday, Nov. 27. The Silver Lake location is closed on Fridays but will resume hours on Saturday, Nov. 28.

Hearing on Powers Lake pier request set for Tuesday in Twin Lakes

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will be conducting a public hearing on a request for a longer than typically allowed pier on Powers Lake. The hearing will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 17, at 6 p.m. at Twin Lakes Village Hall, 108 E Main St, Twin Lakes. “The DNR scheduled a public hearing on this activity or project […]

Callie Rucker is new Randall town clerk

Callie Rucker was appointed town clerk by the Randall Town Board Thursday at its regular meeting. Rucker succeeds Phyllis Kaskin, who held the post since 1967, when she succeeded her husband after his death. She retired as of Oct. 31. Rucker’s appointment was hardly a surprise. She has been working along side Kaskin learning the ropes […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 3:10 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units, sheriff’s deputies and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at Highways O and F in Randall. Per dispatch: Crash involves an SUV and a school bus with 25 students on board. No injuries reported.

Registration for Twin Lakes-Randall Recreation co-ed basketball is Nov. 9 & 11

The Twin Lakes-Randall Recreation program will sponsor a co-ed basketball program for boys and girls in grades 1 through 6. The program will focus on skill development, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fundamentals of the game. Teams will be divided into groups by grades (1st & 2nd), (3rd & 4th), (5th & 6th). Registration dates for the 2016 Co-Ed Youth […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 2:07 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 31800 block of Highway F (Bassett Road) in Randall. Per dispatch: Single white SUV rolled over. UPDATE 2:10 p.m. — Randall FD unit arriving on scene confirms a vehicle is […]

Longtime Randall Clerk Phyllis Kaskin lauded at her last Town Board meeting

Randall town Clerk Phyllis Kaskin was praised for her many years of service to the town at her last Town Board meeting Thursday night. Kaskin has been town clerk since 1967. She succeeded her husband, Bill Kaskin, who had died in office. “Anyone that has anything to do with the town knows Phyllis,” said town […]

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