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Salem extends agreement with Western Kenosha County Historical Society for five years

The Google Streetview image above shows the Western Kenosha County Historical Society complex in Miller Park in Trevor. The Salem Town Board on Monday extended for five years an agreement with the Western Kenosha County Historical Society that allows that group to use a town park as its headquarters. The society has two historical buildings in […]

Units responding for tree fire in Trevor

At about 2:33 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a fire on the 27000 block of 115th St. in Trevor. Per dispatch: A tree has fallen on a power line and tree is now on fire.

Units responding for gas line break in Trevor

At about 7:47 a.m., Town of salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a gas line break in the 11400 block of 232nd Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: Contractor has hit a gas line.

UPDATE: Fire moved through Trevor building fast, says chief (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The fire that destroyed a Trevor building housing a number of businesses Wednesday afternoon moved fast due to the type of things inside the building. The warehouse-type building in the 28500 block of Highway C housed a lot of vehicles under repair and in storage and related products and that provided plenty of fuel for […]

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 3:04 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a fire in the 28500 block of Wilmot Road (Highway C) in Trevor. Per dispatch: Smoke reported inside building, which houses a business. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — MABAS box alarm activated. Departments due to respond: Bristol Fire and Rescue and Kenosha Cire Department […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 6:51 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 28500 block of Highway C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Crash involves a pick-up truck and possibly other vehicles. Extent of injuries unknown at this time. UPDATE 6:55 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on the scene reports […]

Trevor man faces child enticement charges in Winnebago County

Joshua C. Scheil, 28, of Trevor, who serves as pastor of a Twin Lakes church, has been charged with child enticement in Winnebago County. Circuit Court records say Scheil has been charged with: Use a Computer to Facilitate a Child Sex Crime. Child Enticement-Sexual Contact. Cause Child 13-18 to View Sex. Activity. Scheil is next […]

Rock Lake Road closure

A Trevor resident and westofthei.com reader reports that Rock Lake Road is closed between Highway C and JF. This is for work being done by county highway department crews, she was informed by the county. There is a marked detour, she said.

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 10:45 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 10400 block of 266th Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: A vehicle has reportedly struck a railroad crossing arm. UPDATE about 11:10 p.m. — Deputy requests tow truck. Crew from railroad also responding.

Power outages being reported here

We Energies is reporting some power outages in Western Kenosha County this afternoon. At 2:30 p.m., We says there are multiple outages in the Trevor area affecting 60 customers. Power also went out at westofthei.com headquarters in north Paddock Lake at about 2:20 p.m. UPDATE 2:48 p.m. — Just received a automated call from We […]

Units responding for report of burning in Trevor

At about 6:12 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning at Highway C and 259th Avenue in Trevor. UPDATE 6:14 p.m. — Per dispatch: Burning reported by passerby.

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 5:20 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 27600 block of 115th Street in Trevor

Scott Schumacher honored with street sign

242nd Avenue in the Hickory Hollow subdivision in Trevor has been given the honorary name of Schumacher Avenue. The naming honors Kenosha Fire Department Lt. Scott Schumacher of Trevor, who died Feb. 25, 2015 of cancer due to carcinogen exposure during execution of emergency duties while on incidents with the KFD. Schumacher also was active as an leader […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 7:55 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of crash at Highway 83 an 128th Place in Trevor. UPDATE 7:56 p.m. — Dispatch reports to responding fire and rescue units that deputy on the scene has not located crash yet. UPDATE 8:01 p.m. — Scene found on […]

Units responding for investigation in Trevor

At about 1:15 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to an investigation of an electrical fire smell ata home in the 10900 block of 255th Avenue in Trevor.

Western Kenosha County Historical Society hosting pot luck and show and tell Dec. 6

Western Kenosha County Historical Society invites you to a pot luck dinner on Sunday, Dec. 6. Doors open at noon with dinner to begin promptly at 1 p.m.  Please bring a favorite dish or dessert to share.  Fried chicken, lasagna, and coffee will be provided.  Following dinner, a Show & Tell time will allow participants to […]

Lt. Scott Schumacher honored by state Assembly as Hometown Hero

Rep. Samantha Kerkman (R-Salem) with members of the Kenosha area legislative colleagues, hosted the family and close friend of the late Lt. Scott Schumacher during the Assembly floor session Tuesday, Oct. 20. Lt. Schumacher, of Trevor, known as “Schu,” was posthumously honored as a Hometown Hero for a life of service, bravery, and generosity. He passed away […]

Units responding for investigation near state line

At about 5:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 12600 block of Highway 83 in Trevor. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting a strong odor.

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 4:15 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to 268th Avenue and 103rd Street for a report of a crash. Per dispatch: Motorcycle involved.

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 6:15 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 10600 block of Highway 83 in Trevor. UPDATE 6:20 p.m. — One person may be injured.

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 1:10 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a fire in a residence in the 10700 block of 256th Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: A caller reported a fire in a laundry room. Occupants are evacuating. UPDATE 1:35 p.m. — Box alarm to the working still level activated. […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 2:37 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 26000 block of Highway C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved, a pick-up truck and a mini-van. Impact may have been head on. Some injuries being reported. UPDATE 2:40 p.m. — Unit […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 4:44 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a crash at Highways C and JF in Trevor. Per dispatch: Caller reports a motorcyclist down and off the road. Motorcyclist appears to be conscious and breathing.

Units responding for odor investigation in Trevor

At about 8:55 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a strong gas odor in a home in the 11400 block of 271st Avenue in Trevor.

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 8:37 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a report of burning in the 10400 block of 256th Avenue in Trevor.

Train blocking Highway C crossing

At 1:09 p.m., we just received a report that the railroad crossing at Highway C in Trevor is blocked by a train. If you are going to be heading in that direction, you might want to consider an alternate route. UPDATE 2:02 p.m. — Karen reports that all crossings south of the Highway SA/AH crossing […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 2:25 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 26300 block of Highway C in Trevor. Per dispatch: A single vehicle was reported as leaving the road, entering a field near Trevor-Wilmot School and then rolling over. UPDATE 2:28 p.m. — Unit on […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 6:10 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 24600 block of Highway C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Crash involves a single vehicle that has struck a tree. Driver is out of vehicle, conscious and breathing.

Gathering to say goodbye

Firefighters, friends, family and the community gathered at Carthage College Siebert Chapel, Thursday, to say goodbye to Kenosha Fire Lt. Scott Schumacher, from Trevor, WI. Scott died February 25th after a long battle with cancer. He had been a member of the Harvard Fire Department for seven years and Kenosha Fire Department for 16 years. […]

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 6:17 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire at a business in the 26100 block of 110th Street in Trevor. Per dispatch: Passers by reported large amounts of black smoke, maybe coming from the roof of the building. Parking lot is empty and the […]

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