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Units responding to fire alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 9:22 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and a Twin Lake Police officer are responding to an alamr in the 400 block of Waldeck Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. UPDATE 9:28 a.m. — Police officer on scene reports to dispatch that a crew is working inside […]

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 2:30 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in the 240o block of Grace Street in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is reportedly a hit and run incident. UPDATE 2:35 p.m. — Police officer reports to dispatch that incident appears […]

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 4:37 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to the 1800 block of Esch Road in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is for an odor investigation.

Twin Lakes Area Food Pantry thanks 2015 donors

The following message is from the Twin Lakes Area Food Pantry Board of Directors: The Twin Lakes Area Food Pantry (TLAFP) would gratefully like to thank all the area merchants, organizations, and individuals who have helped us this past year through donations of food, money and time. With your support, we have been able to provide food to 1,006 families […]

Units responding for alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 4:13 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to an alarm in the 2100 block of East Lakeshore Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm.

Units responding to Randall School for medical call

At about 2:30 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to Randall School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient appears to be having an allergic reaction.

Joshua Cooper newest Twin Lakes PD lieutenant

Joshua Cooper was sworn as the Twin Lakes Police Department’s lieutenant at Monday’s regular Village Board meeting. Village administrator Jennifer Frederick administered the oath, after some remarks by police Chief Adam Grosz. After Cooper signed his oath, Sonya Cooper pinned on his new badge. Cooper has been with the department since 2008. He had been serving as […]

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 4:12 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 in the 36400 block of Highway F in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A vehicle has struck a tree. UPDATE 4:13 p.m. — TLPD officer on scene says crash is […]

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 7:24 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in the 1300 block of Lance Drive in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 7:27 a.m. — Dispatch reports to responding personnel that crash invovles a truck and a car, according to callers. UPDATE 8:06 […]

Twin Lakes FD responding for mutual aid to Genoa City

At about 4:09 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for a MABAS box alarm activated by the Genoa City Fire Department. The fire is in the 1000 block Mallard Drive in Genoa City. Twin Lakes FD is requested to respond with a truck and a chief. UPDATE 4:14 p.m. — Genoa City has […]

Friends of the Community Library Book Talk/Luncheon Jan. 26

A Book Talk/Luncheon will be sponsored on Tuesday,  Jan. 26 by the Friends of the Community Library. It will take place at the Twin Lakes Community Library 110 Lake St., Twin Lakes, at 11:30 a.m. There will be soup, Subway sandwiches, chips and a cookie. At noon the Library staff will present a program. The cost is $6 and reservations […]

Recently merged VFW posts to celebrate 75 years with Jan. 30 event

Twin Lakes Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 11279 recently merged with Pell Lake VFW Post 5830, due to declining membership. The now merged posts will be joining together to celebrate 75 years on Jan. 30 at the Triangle Bar in Twin Lakes with food and raffles. Free food with purchase of $5 raffle ticket. Proceeds will support veterans and their […]

Friends of the Community Library Book and Bake Sale is Jan. 23

Friends of the Community Library Board is sponsoring a Book and Bake Sale on Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Twin Lakes Community Library, 110 S. Lake St., Twin Lakes. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to noon for the Friends of the Community Library members. Everyone will be welcome from noon until 3:30 p.m. From 2 until 3:30 p.m., there will […]

Units responding for alarm in Twin Lakes

At 8:32 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding for an activated fire alarm at a restaurant in the 500 block of Wilmot Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 8:45 a.m. — Fire department units clear and returning to quarters.

Spring Election 2016: Uncontested races in Bristol, Paddock Lake, Twin Lakes and Randall

Four local municipalities will have uncontested races in the April 5 election. Bristol — With two village trustee seats open, only two candidates filed papers, incumbents Ruth Atwood and Carolyn Owens. Paddock Lake — With three trustee seats open, only three candidates filed papers, incumbents Barbara Brenner, Gloria Walter along with Robert Spencer. One of the three […]

Units responding to alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 9:39 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to the 2600 block of Zerfas Drive in Twin Lakes for an alarm. Per dispatch: Carbon monoxide alarm is sounding.

Aquanuts New Year’s Day show cancelled

The Aquanuts water skiing show scheduled to take place Friday, Jan. 1 in Twin Lakes has been cancelled. Aquanuts member Eric Fauth said Mother Nature threw the group a curve and froze up in just the part of Lake Mary that the group performs in. It was an intriguing idea. Maybe they will consider a repeat next […]

Twin Lakes January Committee of the Whole cancelled

The Twin Lakes Village Board Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for Monday, Jan. 4 has been cancelled. “A light agenda because of the holidays” is to blame, village administrator Jennifer Frederick said in an announcement of the cancellation. The board will next meet Jan. 18.

Twin Lakes residents to receive bill for address signs with January sewer bill

Twin Lakes residents will get a bill for their uniform address sign along with their January 2016 sewer bill. Here’s a media release from the village that has more details: Twin Lakes property owners will receive a separate invoice enclosed with their sewer bill in January 2016. The invoice of $31.00 will cover the purchase and […]

Aquanuts plan New Year’s Day water skiing show

The Aquanuts water ski team based in Twin Lakes is planning a New Year’s Day show — if the weather cooperates. The show will start at 1 pm. on Jan. 1 at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. A New Year’s Day show would be a first for the group, said Eric Fauth, an Aquanuts member. “This […]

Twin Lakes Police investigating Christmas morning incident

Twin Lakes Police are investigating a Christmas morning incident at a residence on Pebble Beach Court in Twin Lakes that left one person seriously injured. From a statement from Twin Lakes Police Chief Adam Grosz: The police department and Twin Lakes Rescue were dispatched to a residence for a male subject that was bleeding. Officers found […]

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 6:15 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in the 400 block of Highway F in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A single vehicle is off the road. A smell of gas at the scene is being reported. UPDATE 6:18 p.m. — […]

New radios approved for Twin Lakes Fire Department

The Twin Lakes Village Board approved the purchase of new radios for the Twin Lakes Fire Department at Monday’s regular meeting. The board approved spending no more than $8,770 for 10 Kenwood radios. The vote was unanimous, with Trustee Aaron Karow absent. Fire Chief Stan Clause Jr. said  the new portable radios will be issued to line […]

Units responding to alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 2:30 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Fepartment units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a carbon monoxide alarm at a home in the 1900 block of Pheasant in Twin Lakes.

Units responding to fire in Twin Lakes

At about 5:19 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department, Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Richmond Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of  fire at a residence in the 500 block of Burlington Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: There is a grease fire inside the […]

Twin Lakes Police, Twin Lakes and Randall fire departments Shop With a Hero 2015 coverage (PHOTOS)

Members of the Twin Lakes Police Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, dispatchers, and Randall Fire Department accompanied 24 young shoppers through Walmart in Lake Geneva Saturday morning for Shop With a Hero. The children were selected from Randall and Lakewood schools. Each child had $200 to spend and the opportunity to spend some time with […]

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At 3:38 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to an investigation in the 2800 block of Lake Shore Way in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting a burning smell in a room. No flames or smoke seen. UPDATE 3:42 p.m. — Police officer arriving on scene reports […]

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 4:35 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding for an investigation in the 1900 block of Esch Road in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A smell of natural gas has been reported in the area. UPDATE 5:37 p.m. — Fire and police units clearing the scene.

2015 Twin Lakes Fire Department Santa visit coverage (PHOTOS)

Santa visited the Twin Lakes Fire Department Saturday. He made time to talk to children about their Christmas wishes, accept their letters and give them a pre-holiday toy. Children were also able to have a photo taken with Santa, courtesy of the fire department. There also were hot dogs and other refreshments to enjoy. Here […]

2015 Twin Lakes Tree lighting coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Temperatures above freezing encouraged a good turnout for the lighting of the Twin Lakes Christmas Tree. People enjoyed cookies and hot chocolate from Boy Scouts Troop 380 while listening members of Wilmot Chorus who sang several traditional carols. The crowd gathered around the tree in Central park and sang a couple of songs, themselves, including […]

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