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Twin Lakes looking to hand off fiscal agent duties for Community Library

The Twin Lakes Village Board on Monday voted to inquire of the other Community Library municipalities if they would be interested in becoming the library’s fiscal agent. “We’re willing to give it up if anyone’s interested,” said village administrator Jennifer Frederick. As the current library fiscal agent, Twin Lakes contracts for the annual audit and […]

Units responding for alarm in Twin Lakes

At 8:35 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a fire alarm at a store in the 600 block of North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 8:39 a.m. — Police officer at the scene reports to dispatch that no signs of fire visible. UPDATE 8:41 a.m. — Police office […]

Hope Lutheran Church sets July 11 for 15th annual Car Show

Hope Lutheran Church will hold its 15th annual Car Show on Saturday, July 11, at 876 Lance Drive in Twin Lakes. The show will take place between the hours of 4 to 8 p.m. There will be a Silent Auction with donations from many local businesses. Ther also will be a DJ for your added entertainment. Stay for the spaghetti dinner. There also will […]

Units responding for fire alarm in Twin Lakes

At 7:24 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a fire alarm in the 1100 block of Rosebud Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 7:27 p.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm company called to cancel, saying alarm was triggered by oven cleaning.

Daisy Girl Scouts Troop 7346 strive to make the world a better place

Daisy Girl Scouts from Troop 7346 in Twin Lakes recently learned what it takes to Make the World A Better Place, and did some amazing things to earn their badge.  They took on the challenge of doing five things each,  over a two-week time period.  So, together these girls did 90 things.  The girls did […]

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 9:45 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to Laurie Court for an investigation of a fire after a possible lightning strike. Per dispatch: No smoke or flames have been seen, but an outside light has been “completely incinerated.”

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 […]

Blood drive at Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544 on April 28

BloodCenter of Wisconsin and a local blood donor have joined forces to share an important message with Kenosha County — much like first responders and medical professionals, blood donors truly have the power to save lives. Area residents can help patients in need atBloodCenter of Wisconsin’s upcoming local blood drives: Twin Lakes. Tuesday, April 28, […]

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.

Schedule announced for Twin Lakes Movies in the Park 2015 series

Twin Lakes has announced the line-up and dates for the 2015 season of its free Movies in the Park series. This year’s series  at the Lance Park Amphitheater will feature eight family-friendly movies. The whole line-up is here. Volunteers are needed for set up/take down/banner placement!.Residents and students seeking volunteer opportunities, please contact Jennifer Frederick at frederick@twinlakeswi.net for more […]

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser April 1

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, April 1, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 5:38 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at Highways C and Z in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A bicyclist may be involved. UPDATE 5:49 p.m. — Ambulance leaving the scene heading for a local hospital.

Missing pets: White cat from Twin Lakes

A Twin Lakes family is looking for a missing cat. The cat, named Cosey, is white, has no tail and is described as very friendly. Anyone with information on this cat is asked to call 773-320-1870. UPDATE March 24 — Cat found.

Twin Lakes Police Chief Dale Racer to retire

Dale Racer, the chief of the Twin Lakes Police Department for the last eight years, will be retiring. Racer expects his last day as TLPD chief to be July 6. In an email message to westofthei.com, Racer said: There is no specific reason for retirement except I’ve been in Law Enforcement for 36 years and […]

Units responding for burning furniture in Twin Lakes

At about 3:42 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for a burning violation in the 500 block of Legion Drive in Twin Lakes. Police officer already at the scene reports someone set a couch on fire outside.

St. John the Evangelist and St. Alphonsus to host presentation of “The Twelve” March 29

St. John the Evangelist and St. Alphonsus Catholic Churches will host “The Twelve” on Sunday, March 29 at 7 p.m. at St. John, 701 N. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. In this presentation, the Apostles come alive and reveal their stories and journeys with Christ. As they gather in the Upper Room for the last time, the Apostles […]

Daybreak in Twin Lakes to host Virtual Dementia Tour® on March 26

Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. will bring the Virtual Dementia Tour®, an interactive learning experience designed to help those caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, to the Twin Lakes Daybreak program. Daybreak is an adult daycare program which caters to people with Alzheimer’s or other memory disorders. The tour will take place from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., March 26 at Daybreak at St. […]

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser March 18

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, March 18, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

La Salette Shrine hosting pancake breakfast March 15

A Saint Patrick’s Day Pancake Breakfast will take place at La Salette Shrine on Sunday, March 15 from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice, coffee and dessert will be served. Cost: $7 adults and $5 for children ages 4 – 12. La Salette Shrine is located at 10330 336th Avenue (Highway KD) in Twin Lakes.  

Units responding for odor investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 2:52 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to an apartment in the 500 block of Legion Drive for a investigation of a natural gas odor.

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 […]

Boy Scout Troop quizzes Twin Lakes Village Board

Thirteen Boy Scouts from Troop 380 attended the Twin Lakes Village Board meeting Monday. The sat through the whole meeting in hopes of qualifying for a Citizenship in the Community merit badge. But they were not just passive audience members. At the end of the meeting — with a little prodding form village President Howard […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Assoc. wins approval for Libertyfest tent stakes

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association won approval from the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday to drive tent stakes into the Lance Park parking lot during this year’s Libertyfest. The chamber sought permission for the stakes to accommodate a larger tent that could fit a larger crowd and stage for a name act […]

A word from our sponsors: The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament March 21

Note: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament will take place March 21 at Marino’s Country-aire Banquet Hall, New Munster. Entry fees are: Division A $50; Division B $30. Registration is at 10 a.m. and bags fly at 11 a.m. Players need to […]

Missing pets: Golden retriever from Twin Lakes

A golden retriever named Sam has been missing since approximately 4:45 p.m on Feb. 15 from a home in the area of Highway P and Lance Drive in Twin Lakes. If you have any information regarding this pet please call 262-877-8434. UPDATE 6:46 a.m. — Sam has been found, his family reports.

Units responding to crash along Twin Lakes

At about 6:18 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units are responding to a crash in the 35500 block of Highway HM in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A truck is rolled over on its side. Personnel on scene report one person inside, who is conscious and talking to rescuers.

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 […]

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 9:13 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in about the 37500 block of Highway Z in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: There are injuries being reported. UPDATE 9:18 a.m. — Police officer on the scene reports poor visibility there. UPDATE 9:40 a.m. […]

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 11:16 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash at at a grocery store in the 600 block of North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 11:18 a.m. — Per dispatch: Pedestrian is awake and breathing.

Twin Lakes Fire Dept. to host blood drive Feb. 23

The BloodCenter of Wisconsin’s has an upcoming blood drive in Twin Lakes on Monday, Feb. 23, from 2:30  to 7:30 p.m. at Twin Lakes Fire Station, 236 E. Main St. During the winter months, donating blood can make a profound and positive impact. As cold temperatures and poor travel conditions affect some donors’ ability to keep appointments, more donors […]

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