Two Twin Lakes women have been charged with drug related crimes as the result of an investigation by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Kenosha Drug Operations Group. From a statement issued by the department Thursday: On March 4, 2014, Kenosha Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Samantha L. Horne and Samantha J. Ogelvie. KDOG (Kenosha Drug Operations Group) conducted […]
The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association will host the 2014 Candidate Forum on Wed. March 12, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Twin Lakes Country Club. There are five Twin Lakes residents running for three village trustee positions. Those candidates are: Tom Connolly (I), Jeremy Knoll (I), Mike Moran (I), Barb Andres and […]
A new gun and ammunition store in Twin Lakes appeared to get the nod from the Village Board at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting. The store will be operated by Derek Goodson out of part of the former Stan’s Lumber retail store building at 206B East Main Street. The village Plan Commission met last […]
Messiah Lutheran Church in Twin Lakes, WI will be having a free chili supper on Wednesday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome. Ash Wednesday services to follow. Call 877-2728 for more information.
At about 8:26 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and village police officers are responding to a report of a crash near apartment complex in the 1700 block of Wilmot Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A vehicle is in a snowbank.
Think it doesn’t do any harm to pour grease down your drain because you’re on a municipal sewer system? Think again. Take a look at this recent Facebook post on the Twin Lakes village government’s official Facebook page: Post by Twin Lakes, Wisconsin.
Shanna Smith age 16 from Twin Lakes and Sophia Ellsworth age 16 from Bristol are close friends who celebrated their Sweet 16th birthday party together in December. Instead of gifts they asked their guests to bring a Toy for Tots. They had a dance party at Capelli’s Traxside in Burlington.
At about 10:55 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and village police officers are responding to a report of a crash in the 700 block of Wilmot Road in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 10:57 a.m. — Officer on the scene reports two injured persons experiencing arm, leg and head pain. Airbags deployed in one vehicle. UPDATE […]
Twin Lakes Village Board members are considering what to do with extra tax that was levied to village taxpayers on their 2013 bill. The error had the portion of the village levy for the Community Library included twice — once as part of the village portion of the bill and again as a separate line […]
First-year student Cheyenne Moffatt of Twin Lakes, has been named to Beloit College’s Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of 3.4 or higher and take a minimum of 3 letter-graded units for the term. Beloit College is a residential, liberal […]
The idea of Twin Lakes contributing to the purchase of a building to serve as a branch of the Community Library in Silver Lake received a cool reception from Twin Lakes Village Board members at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting Monday. Late last year, the Silver Lake Village Board unanimously voted to purchase a […]
At 12:35 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and police officers are responding to a report of a possible gas leak in the 2400 block of Anna Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE about 12:43 p.m. — Utility crew on the scene.
Reader Ginny shared these photos of a fire that damaged a home on Lakeshore Way in Twin Lakes. The fire warranted a box alarm that brought assistance to the Twin Lakes Fire Department from several other local fire departments. fire fighters were on the scene from the time of the initial call at about 10:30 […]
Girl Scout Troop 7346 will be hosting a Cookie Drive-Thru at Lakewood School in Twin Lakes on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. People can drive up and buy cookies, $3.75 per box. The types of cookies available are: Thanks A Lot – Shortbread dipped in rich fudge. Cranberry Citrus Crisps – […]
At 10:30 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department, Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Richmond Fire Department units along with village police officers are responding to a confirmed structure fire in the 2800 block of Lakeshore Way in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 10:34 a.m. — Police officer advises responding units to be careful in […]
At 1:57 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for a car fire in the 400 block of Lincoln Drive in Twin Lakes. Twin Lakes Police also responding. UPDATE 2:11 p.m. — All units back in quarters.
At 6:28 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for mutual aid to Richmond Fire Department for a crash at Highway 173 and North Solon Road.
The Twin Lakes Village Board Monday approved a bid to rehabilitate the Lake Elizabeth dam/spillway despite the persistent objections of one trustee. The work was awarded to JF Brennan for $373,208. That company was the only one that responded to a request for bids. JF Brennan, headquartered in La Crosse, is a “marine construction and environmental remediation company” […]
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 […]
Twin Lakes will have a contested village trustee election this April, something that has not happened since 2007. The following five candidates filed before today’s 5 p.m. deadline to be on the ballot in April: Mike Moran, an incumbent. Thomas E. Connolly, an incumbent. Barbara Andres. Jeremy Knoll, an incumbent. Pat J Kail. The top […]
Twin Lakes made the following announcement via its website today: A message from Advanced Disposal, the waste hauler in Twin Lakes: Due to the extreme weather conditions today, Monday collections have been canceled, and delayed by one day (Tuesdays collection will be performed Wednesday, etc.). This in turn delays services this entire week by one […]
At 3:35 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department, Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Richmond Fire Department units along with village police officers are responding to a report of a chimney fire in the 1200 block of Musial Road in Twin Lakes. Per Twin Lakes dispatch: Heavy smoke reported by a passerby from […]
The Twin Lakes Village Board committee of the whole meeting scheduled for Monday, Jan. 6 has been canceled, village administrator Jennifer Pollitt announced. The cancellation was prompted by the extreme cold weather forecast for Monday long with a light agenda. “ The only items on the agenda were announcements, so we felt comfortable just waiting for […]
The Twin Lakes Area Seniors meeting scheduled for Monday, Jan. 6 at Calvary Church in Twin Lakes has been canceled. The cancellation was prompted by the extremely cold weather forecast for Monday.
At about 2:05 p.m., the Twin Lakes Fire Department is responding for a MABAS box alarm requested by the Lake Geneva Fire Department for a structure firn in the 250 block of Havenwood in Lake Geneva. Twin Lakes is requested to respond with an engine. UPDATE 2:24 p.m. — Twin Lakes now being asked to […]
At about 7:41 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and village police officers are responding to a report of a crash on 93rd Street at about Aroowhead Drive in Twin Lakes. Dispatch says one vehicle is reportedly on its side. UPDATE 7:50 p.m. — Police officer on scene reports to dispatch that the one […]
BloodCenter of Wisconsin is hosting a blood drive in Twin Lakes, on Friday, Dec. 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The drive is sponsored by the Twin Lakes Fire Department and is at Village Hall, 108 E. Main St. I just got a call from the drive and there are people waiting right now […]
BloodCenter of Wisconsin is asking Kenosha County residents to save the day for patients by donating blood at an upcoming drive in Twin Lakes, on Friday, Dec. 27, from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The drive is sponsored by the Twin Lakes Fire Department and will be at the Village Hall, 108 E. Main St. […]
A plan by a Twin Lakes company to locate a parking lot for its expanding plant along Holy Hill Road was approved Monday by the Twin Lakes Village Board. The property, currently a Christmas tree farm, will provide parking for employees of Allied Plastics, whose plant is located across the street. When discussed at a […]
At about 12:40 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to a fire alarm in the 400 block of Lincoln Drive in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 12:44 p.m. – Some fire units are returning to quarters. UPDATE 12:47 p.m. — Fire chief also now clearing the scene.