Posts under ‘Twin Lakes’

Units responding to crash along Highway C

At about 12:18 p.m., Randall Fire Department units, Twin Lakes Police officers and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 32700 block of Highway C in an area along the Twin Lakes-Randall border. Per dispatch, a single vehicle has hit a tree. UPDATE 12:24 p.m. — Traffic being blocked in […]

Twin Lakes PD to take part in National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative

The Twin Lakes Police Department will participate in the   U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration eighth National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative on April 26. The Police Department is one of six locations in Kenosha County that has a Medication Drop Box and is available 24/7, located in the lobby of the Police Department located at 920 Lance […]

Personal budget program to be held April 23 in Twin Lakes

The workshop, Making Sense of Your Personal Budget,  will be held on Wednesday, April 23 from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Twin Lakes Community Library branch, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. This free workshop is put on by Wisconsin Business Initiative Corp. Participants will learn the skills needed to plan and stick to […]

Units responding for fire alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 7:22 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes police officers are responding to a fire alarm at a business in the 150 block of Holy Hill Road in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A caller from the business said there was a fire in a machine. UPDATE 7:25 a.m. — Dispatch reports […]

Alzheimer’s and dementia series to be offered at Daybreak

A complimentary Alzheimer’s & Related Dementias Educational Series is being offered at Daybreak in Twin Lakes starting April 30 and continuing through Aug. 20. This educational series is for caregivers, professionals, students and anyone else who is interested in learning about the world of Alzheimer’s and related dementias. The series will be held at Daybreak, […]

Sub-Merge Yourself in Reading at Twin Lakes Subway to benefit Lakewood School PTO

Sub-Merge Yourself in Reading — a fundraiser for Lakewood School PTO — will take place April 22 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Subway, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. Come have dinner with your classmates, friends, families, neighbors and teachers at Subway in Twin Lakes. Subway will be donating 10 percent of their profits from that […]

Twin Lakes to use new firm for watermilfoil treatment

Twin Lakes Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District Board of Commissioners Monday approved a contract for the treatment of watermilfoil in the lakes this year with a different compnay than it has been using recently. Commissioners — who are the same as the Village Board members — unanimously approved a contract with Stantec of Stevens Point for […]

Lakewood School PTO Dodgeball Tournament May 17

Note: Dates now corrected from an earlier version. — DH Are you ready to dodge, duck, dive, dip, dance, defeat and disco? Get ready for an amazing day filled with fun and excitement at Lakewood School PTO’s 7th annual double-elimination Dodgeball Tournament on May 17. This event is open to the community, friends and family […]

Election 2014 results: Twin Lakes Trustee

At 8:38 p.m., incomplete results from the Twin Lakes trustee races shows two incumbents winning and one newcomer leading. The three candidates receiving the most votes will win. Here are the incomplete results with 1 of 1 poll reporting: Jeremy Knoll (incumbent) 315. Thomas E. Connolly (incumbent) 253. Barbara Andres 214. Pat J. Kail 209. Mike […]

Units responding for outlet fire in Twin Lakes

At about 2:50 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a bakery in the 300 block of Main Street in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: An outlet is on fire. UPDATE about 2:52 p.m. — Dispatch reports that people on the scene report they think the fire is out. […]

Twin Lakes village trustee candidate forum 2014 coverage (VIDEO)

The Twin Lakes Chamber and Business Association hosted a forum featuring the candidates running for Twin Lakes village trustee in the April 1 election. The forum was held March 12 at Twin Lakes Country Club in Twin Lakes. The five candidates are: Barb Andres, Tom Connolly, Mike Moran, Pat Kail and Jeremy Knoll. The candidates […]

Fate of Van Woods water system meeting topic

From the village of Twin Lake Facebook page: Residents of the Van Woods Subdivision are invited to attend a meeting at Village Hall on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 9 a.m. to discuss the future of water delivery in the subdivision. The DNR, PSC and DOJ will be in attendance. Residents will learn about the […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 7:19 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a crash in the 1200 block of North Lake Avenue near the Twin Lakes-Randall border. Per dispatch: The vehicle is rolled over. UPDATE 7:25 p.m. — Deputy responding. UPDATE about 7:45 p.m. — One patient transported to […]

Units responding for truck fire in Twin Lakes

At about 12:37 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a truck on fire behind a grocery store on North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes.

Twin Lakes women face drug-related charges

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 […]

Twin Lakes Chamber and Business Association to host candidate forum

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 […]

Twin Lakes Village Board favorable to new gun shop

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 to host chili supper March 5

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.

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

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.

Don’t pour grease down the drain, asks Twin Lakes

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.

16 year olds substitute Toys for Tots donation for birthday gifts

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.

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

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 considers what to do with tax bill error

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 […]

Cheyenne Moffatt named to Beloit College’s Dean’s List

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 […]

Twin Lakes trustees cool to contributing to Silver Lake library purchase

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 […]

Units responding to gas leak in Twin Lakes

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.

Readers photos: Lakeshore Way, Twin Lakes fire

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 cookie drive-thru at Lakewood School Feb. 1

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 – […]

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

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 […]

Units responding for car fire in Twin Lakes

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.

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