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Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 5:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 26800 block of Wilmot Road (Highway C) in Trevor. Per dispatch: One vehicle reportedly off the roadway.

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 6:46 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 27600 block of 115th Street in Trevor.

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 5:52 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible fire in an oven at a home in the 12000 block of 258th Avenue in Trevor. UPDATE about 5:53 p.m. — Deputy at the scene reports fire is out and […]

Identity of man who died in crash with school bus released

The identity of a man who died after a van he was driving rear-ended a school bus in Trevor on Friday has been released. The driver of the van was Peter Thomas Marsalek, 21, of Antioch, said a statement from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department released Monday. The bus had just picked up a student in […]

UPDATE: Driver who died in crash with bus from Antioch

The driver of a van that died after that vehicle rear-ended a school bus on Highway C in Trevor Friday morning was identified as a 21-year-old man from Antioch, Sheriff David Beth said at a press conference in Kenosha Friday afternoon. The name of the man was being withheld pending notification of family, Beth said. […]

UPDATE: Van driver dies in Friday morning crash

The driver of a van that struck the rear of a school bus this morning in Trevor died as a result of their injuries, a statement from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said. Here is a statement released by the Sheriff’s Department at about 8:45 a.m.: At this time Deputies and the Salem Fire Department […]

UPDATE: Fire in Trevor home may started in trash container

A home that damaged a Trevor house Monday afternoon may have started in a garbage container on a rear deck. No one was injured in the incident. From a  statement released by Town of Salem Fire/Rescue Chief David “Mike” Slover: At approximately 1:04 pm, 20 February, 2017 Town of Salem Fire/Rescue was called for a […]

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 1:05 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 11400 block of 270th Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: Fire appears to be in an attic. UPDATE 1:07 p.m. — Unit on the scene reports flames coming from the attic.

UPDATE: Identity released of woman who died in Sunday crash in Trevor

The identity of a woman who died in a crash in Trevor Sunday evening has been released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Jennifer Ginter, 30, of Bristol, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in the 11000 block of Antioch Road (Highway 83) in Trevor. A 20-year-old woman from Trevor in another […]

UPDATE: One dead, one injured in Sunday evening crash in Trevor

A 30-year-old woman from Bristol died in a crash in Trevor Sunday evening, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said in a media release issued Monday morning. A 20-year-old woman from Trevor involved in the same crash was transported from the scene by Flight for Life medical transport helicopter with non-life-threatening injuries, the release said. Names of the […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 6:57 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Injuries reported. UPDATE 7 p.m. — Second ambulance dispatched. UPDATE 7:03 p.m.– Deputy shutting down Highway 83 traffic at Highway JF. Crash scene is on Highway […]

Trevor family holding The Sharing Center food drive at extensive holiday light display

A Trevor family is again holding a food drive to benefit The Sharing Center at their elaborately Christams decorated home. The Batassa Family —  Randy, Julie, Dominick and Malinda — have their Musical Christmas light display up and running again this year. This is their 5th year of running a Christmas Light Show at 24712 118th St., Trevor. They […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 6:17 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 83 and JF in Trevor.

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 […]

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