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Units responding to second crash in Salem Lakes

At about 12:39 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway C and V in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: This crash may involve as many as four vehicles. UPDATE about 12:42 p.m. — Bristol Fire and Rescue dispatched to respond as mutual aid to the scene. UPDATE 12:46 […]

Units responding to crash in Salem Lakes

At about 12:35 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 50 and Highway B in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved and one person inured.

Units responding to Wheatland Center School for medical call

At about 12:20 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to Wheatland Center School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 13-year-old who fell while playing basketball.

Units responding for fire in Wheatland

At about 3:34 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible fire in woods near the 6800 block of 349th Ave. in Wheatland. UPDATE 3:36 p.m. — Wheatland FD command holds Twin Lakes Rescue in quarters. UPDATE 3:38 p.m. — Per dispatch: Wheatland constable […]

Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraiser is Dec. 16

Note: Westosha Senior Community Center is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraising event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 16 from noon to 2 p.m. Seniors over 60 are invited to attend and sing along with this live musical performance of holiday […]

Special needs Santa visits available by appointment for Dec. 16

Pillar Interventions in Salem is hosting Special Needs Santa Visits on Dec. 16. This sensory friendly event offers families of children with autism and other special needs one-on-one time with Santa – no lines, no crowds. Staff is fixing up the office to offer a calm, subdued Santa experience designed just for you. This event is […]

Christ Lutheran Church to host free Christmas concert Dec. 16

A free Christmas concert will be held on Dec. 16, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. The concert will feature seasonal songs by The Riverport Sweet Adelines, the church’s own Alleluia Bell Choir and Christmas Carol sing-alongs. Free refreshments will be served during intermission.

A word from our sponsors: 5th Annual Paddock Lake Lighted Parade is Dec. 16

Note: The village of Paddock Lake is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Paddock Lake’s 5th Annual Lighted Holiday Parade will take place Saturday, Dec. 16. The parade route will start at McAlonan Park on 248th Avenue and head north to 61st Street, then east to 236th Avenue and […]

Missing pets: Yellow lab

Brenda McDonald is looking for her yellow lab, missing from the Ridgeway Subdivision in Randall. The dog has been missing since 5 a.m., Thursday. Anyone with any information about this dog can contact McDonald at 815-276-6289. UPDATE — Friend of the owner reports dog has been found.

Highway 45 closure expected Dec. 14 & 15

Just when you may have got used to using Highway 45 again there’s another closure to deal with, although a much shorter one in area and duration than what we dealt with this summer. Kenosha County announced the following closure for Highway 45 in Bristol for Dec. 14 and 15 via its website: The Wisconsin […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At 7:21 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 24800 block of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Three vehicles involved, eastbound lanes blocked and no injuries being reported at this time.

Brighton School first quarter 2017-18 honor roll

This post was sponsored by American Family Insurance-Michael Barber The following students were named to the Brighton School honor roll for the first quarter of the 2017-18 school year: Principals Honor Roll Eighth Grade — Evan Beth, Benjamin Bruzas, Phineas Doyle-Bruce, Kelsey Duhig, Simone Felber, Jackson Garcia, Juliana Golla, Reece Haney, Kolton Krueger, Holly Ludwig, Rebecca  Springer, Samantha Taylor, Carlie Vorpagel. Seventh Grade — Aleah Daniels, Austin Dawson, Vivian Dufek, Clare […]

Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraiser is Dec. 16

Note: Westosha Senior Community Center is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraising event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 16 from noon to 2 p.m. Seniors over 60 are invited to attend and sing along with this live musical performance of holiday […]

Units responding to fire in Brighton

At about 10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of 232nd Avenue (Highway EW) in Brighton. Per dispatch: Fire reported in chimney and perhaps in one wall of house. UPDATE 10:01 p.m. — Deputy arriving on […]

Salem Lakes to pursue developing growth plan

Salem Lakes Village Board members expressed support for pursuing a strategic plan for growth at its regular monthly meeting Monday. Board members speaking about the matter said they would want to see all hamlets and potential commercial corridors along Highway 50 and Highway 83 addressed. “I think what we need to start the thought process,” […]

Units responding to crash on Frontage Road

At about 2:50 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at West Frontage Road and Highway 158. UPDATE 2:51 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports scene is actually at East Frontage Road and Highway 158. Somers Fire and Rescue dispatched to respond. Three vehicles involved.

Units on scene of semi crash in Salem Lakes

At about 11:40 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a semi-tractor trailer crash along Highway 50 in Salem Lakes. The semi was completely off the roadway from the eastbound lanes. It appeared to have hit a utility pole as well. Three heavy duty tow trucks were on the scene. One lane of eastbound […]

Units responding for fire on I-94

At about 1:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to I-94 for a report of a vehicle on fire. Per dispatch: Vehicle is in the 10400 block of the south bound lanes on the shoulder, reportedly fully engulfed in fire. Occupants […]

Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraiser is Dec. 16

Note: Westosha Senior Community Center is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Westosha Senior Community Center Holiday Party and Singalong fundraising event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 16 from noon to 2 p.m. Seniors over 60 are invited to attend and sing along with this live musical performance of holiday […]

Winter weather advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory ahead of what they expect to be some afternoon snow. Most of Western Kenosha County is in the zone with a 2-inch accumulation forecast. The greatest chance of snow fall here is from 4-6 p.m. If you are traveling to or from the far northeast […]

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 7:34 a.m., Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 7900 block of Falcon Way in Salem on the Central High School campus. Per dispatch: One Jeep rolled over. Deputy on the scene reports everyone is out of the vehicle and there appears to be […]

A word from our sponsors: 5th Annual Paddock Lake Lighted Parade is Dec. 16

Note: The village of Paddock Lake is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Paddock Lake’s 5th Annual Lighted Holiday Parade will take place Saturday, Dec. 16. The parade route will start at McAlonan Park on 248th Avenue and head north to 61st Street, then east to 236th Avenue and […]

2017 Oak Vue Farm Live Nativity coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The story of the birth of Jesus Christ was again acted out in a barn in Bristol this weekend as it has been for over 20 years. The local tradition of the Oak Vue Farm Live Nativity continued Friday evening and Saturday. The presentations include people acting out the part of the people involved in […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 12:45 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of two vehicles off the roadway in about the 19700 block of  Highway C in Bristol. Freelance photographer Earlene Frederick reports the vehicles are off the roadway on the south side of Highway C. Frederick also reports that winds is strong along Highway C and […]

Units responding to crash in Wheatland

At about 5:38 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 31700 block of Highway 50 and 317th Avenue in Wheatland. UPDATE about 5:40 p.m. — Twin Lakes Rescue dispatched to respond with an ambulance. UPDATE 5:45 p.m. […]

A word from our sponsors: St. Alphonsus Parish Cookie Walk is Dec. 9

Note: St. Alphonsus Parish is advertising this event with westofthei.com . This is a paid announcement. St. Alphonsus Parish is once again hosting its “Cookie Walk.” Thousands of delicious homemade Christmas cookies will be sold at this event. The Cookie Walk will take place on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 9 a.m to noon (or until sold […]

Western Kenosha County Youth Football changing team name to Junior Panthers

Western Kenosha County Youth Football is changing its team name and forming an alliance with Wilmot Union High School for the 2018 season. The team, long known as the Bulldogs, will now be known as the Junior Panthers, the organization announced in a statement this week. The statement said: The Western Kenosha County Youth Football […]

Boy Scout Troop 380 and Cub Scout Pack 343 collected food and money for Twin Lakes Food Pantry

Boy Scout Troop 380 and Cub Scout Pack 343 held a food drive at Richters Marketplace in Twin Lakes. Some 2,008 pounds of food and over $2,300 were collected for Twin Lakes Food Pantry. The Scouts wanted to thank all the residents of Twin Lakes for helping in this worthy cause.

Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 3:20 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways W and 50 in Wheatland. Per dispatch: No injuries being reported at this time. UPDATE about 3:24 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports that crash is at Highway W-south and Highway 50. UPDATE about 3:30 p.m. — Two tows […]

Kenosha Thunder Hockey having Women and Children’s Horizons wish list drive at games Saturday

The Kenosha Thunder hockey team will be having a wish list drive supporting Women and Children’s Horizons at their games Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Pleasant Prairie Ice Plex. Free admission with a donation to the drive. Non-perishable food items will be accepted as well as: Paper products, cleaning supplies, detergent, toothpaste, toothbrushes, diapers, baby […]

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