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2015 Twin Lakes National Night Out coverage

The Twin Lakes Police Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue hosted their annual National Night Out at St. John Catholic Church in Twin Lakes Tuesday evening. The event gave community members a chance to interact with their police officers and firefighters in a relaxed fun atmosphere, giving each a chance to get to know the […]

Units responding for possible vehicle fire in Randall

At about 3:51 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible vehicle fire in the 38800 block of 93rd Street in Randall. Per dispatch: A lot of smoke coming from vehicle but no flames seen. UPDATE 3:55 p.m. — Deputy in area not finding the incident. […]

Units responding to gas line break in Randall

At about 9:19 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a gas line break at 3418th Avenue and 117th Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Gas line was struck by a contractor. UPDATE 9:20 a.m. — Silver Lake Rescue Squad now responding and Twin Lakes Rescue standing down.

Units responding to county park for medical call

At about 3:50 p.m. Randall fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue Squad units are responding to a medical call at KD County Park in Randall.

Randall to oppose realignment of Highway F

The Randall Town Board will be sending a resolution to Kenosha County opposing a proposed realignment of Highway F through the town. The Town Board unanimously approved (with Supervisor Lauren Fox absent) that action at its regular meeting Thursday night. The county is proposing reconstruction and relocation of Highway F from Highway O to Highway EM. Information provided […]

Salem proposing gentleman’s agreement to fix Community Library Board problem

Salem is proposing using a gentleman’s agreement among the five Community Library member municipalities to solve a problem the state has with the Community Library Board’s makeup. Since its founding as a joint library in 1980, the library has had a governing board made up of two members from each member municipality and an additional […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 8:44 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to a report of a crash in the 31600 block of Highway C in Randall. Per dispatch: Reports are that a single vehicle rolled over, that vehicle may be smoking and the driver still inside. UPDATE 8:58 p.m. — Twin […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 9:16 a.m., Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department and Silver Lake Fire Department units are responding to a report of a fire in the 9700 block of 336th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Fire is in a laundry room. Occupant tried to extinguish, but could not. Building has […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 9:06 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway F and 320th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Crash involves a single vehicle rolled over and still on its roof. Caller told dispatch that driver was out of vehicle and talking.

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 5:29 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units along with Twin Lakes Police officers are repsoding to a report of a crash in the 8700 block of 376th Avenue in Randall. UPDATE 5:30 p.m. — Two vehicles involved; one person requesting transport to hospital.

2015 Twin Lakes-Randall Summer Recreation Program sign-up is May 27

Sign-up for the 2015 Twin Lakes-Randall Summer Recreation Program will be Wednesday May 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the small gym at Randall School. The program is open to all students. Here is a full list of offerings and times.

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 12:50 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 8600 block of Highway O in Randal for a crash. UPDATE 12:54 p.m. — Per dispatch a single vehicle off the road. Driver out of vehicle, but may be disoriented. UPDATE 12:55 p.m. — Fire unit arriving […]

No recount in Randall chairman race

Challenger Phillip Johnson did not file for a recount in the Randall town chairman before the deadline. That means the results that returned Chairman Bob Stoll to office on April 7 will stand. Johnson had to file a formal request for a recount by April 15, which he did not do, said town Clerk Phyllis […]

Units responding for smoke alarm in Randall

At about 11:22 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a smoke alarm on the 40600- block of 101st St. UPDATE 11:24 a.m. — Rescue units being held in quarters by Randall FD command. Also, per dispatch, alarm company has attempted to cancel response because alarm is […]

Units responding for burning in Randall

At 10:08 p.m. Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for burning near 333rd Avenue and 118th Street in Randall. UPDATE 10:09 p.m. — Randall Fire command has rescue units hold in quarters. UPDATE 10:12 p.m. — Per dispatch: Backyard fire is being attended. Randall FD chief on […]

Representation on Community Library Board may be up for change again

The president of the Community Library Board told the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday that the makeup of the library’s board may be up for changes again. Kevin Fitzgerald, who is president of the library board as well as a Twin Lakes trustee, said the state is seeking to have the library’s agreement among its […]

Johnson to seek recount in Randall town chairman race

Candidate Phillip Johnson told westofthei.com Wednesday that he plans to ask for a recount of the votes in the Randall town chairman election. In final unofficial vote totals from Tuesday’s election, Johnson was defeated by incumbent Chairman Bob Stoll by 18 votes, or about 4 percentage points. Johnson has three days after certification by the board […]

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 5:57 pm., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and sheriff”s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 40300 block of 103rd Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Crash involves a motorcyclist who hit an embankment and flew off the motorcycle, possibly then hitting a garage.

Randall town chairman candidate 2015 interviews

Randall voters will be able to cast a ballot in a contested town chairman race on April 7. The candidates are incumbent Bob Stoll and challenger Phillip Johnson. westofthei.com conducted video interviews with both candidates, the results of which are displayed below. Here is their biographical information first: Bob Stoll — age 61. Previous political experience: Randall Town […]

Units responding to hay field fire in Randall

At about 4:30 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a hay field on fire. Per dispatch: Property reported a loud noise at the top to a utility pole that produced sparks that may […]

Randall to put address signs out to bid

The Randall Town Board is going out to bid for uniform address signs that are designed to make it easier for police, fire and rescue personnel to find a specific addresses. The board has budgeted $45,000 for the project of having the signs made and installed. The two-sided, reflective signs will be installed in a […]

Randall considers designs for address signs

The Randall Town Board last week took a step forward with placing uniform address signs on all improved parcels in town by reviewing designs from a company that has installed the signs in several other Western Kenosha County municipalities. The small metal signs would display the address number of the property. Options presented last week included signs that […]

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 10 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 34200 block of Bassett Road in Randall. Per dispatch: Single vehicle has struck a tree. UPDATE 10:03 p.m. — Fire unit reports occupants out of the vehicle with […]

Units responding for vehicle fire in Randall

At about 4:06 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a vehicle fire in the 9200 block of 396th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Caller was working on car when caught fire.

Randall to seek memo of understanding on transit buses storage

Randall town Supervisor Lauren Fox will be negotiating a memo of understanding to govern the continued storage of Western Kenosha County Transit buses in the former Bassett fire station. Two transit buses are currently stored in the building. But in January, Supervisor Randy Kaskin brought up several concerns about the arrangement, including transit drivers leaving the […]

Units responding for crash along Twin Lakes-Randall border

At about 3:39 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at Highway P and 104th Street in a border area between Twin Lakes and Randall. UPDATE 3:44 p.m. — Police officer on seen reports to dispatch that crash involves an […]

Multi-car crash along Highway C near Twin Lakes-Randall border

At about 11:25 a.m., sheriff’s deputies and Twin Lakes Police officers are on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash along Highway C in the area of the Westosha Airport. Crash was reportedly caused by poor visibility. At this time, no injuries are being reported and no rescue units have been dispatched. Traffic along the road is being […]

Randall Town Board members to get chance to air grievances with Western Kenosha County transit

Note: Western Kenosha County Transit is westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Randall Town Board members frustrated with some aspects of an arrangement that houses Western Kenosha County Transit buses in the old Randall Fire Station in Bassett will get their chance to air their grievances with transit officials at the Feb. 26 Town Board meeting. Supervisor […]

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 3:44 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of crash in the 32800 block of Highway F in Randall. UPDATE 3:36 p.m. — First Randall FD unit on the scene reports two vehicles involved, with the road blocked. A Twin Lakes police office is also […]

Randall opposes contributing to Silver Lake library building purchase

The Randall Town Board is opposed to contributing to the purchase of a Community Library branch building in Silver Lake. That leaves none of the four member municipalities besides Silver Lake willing to help pay for the $250,000 purchase and renovation cost. Randall Town Board members discussed the issue Thursday night at a regular monthly […]

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