Twin Lakes area residents can make a tremendous, positive impact on the lives of patients at BloodCenter of Wisconsin’s upcoming blood drive. The drive will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 4 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544, 989 Legion Dr.. Twin Lakes. Donors can schedule an appointment by calling 1-877-BE-A-HERO (1-877-232-4376), or […]
At about 9:05 a.m., Randall Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 35600 block of Highway F in Randall. UPDATE 9:07 a.m. — Fire personnel on scene reports one car in the ditch.
At 8:56 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of an elecrical fire at a gas station/convenience store in the 12100 block of 75th Street, just west of I-94 in Kenosha. UPDATE 8:57 p.m. — Dispatch calls off Bristol response per Kenosha Fire Department command on the scene.
There’s a chance you could have to deal with snow tomorrow morning, says the National Weather Service forecast for our area. The forecast calls for a 40 percent chance of precipitation tonight that could become snow showers. Then there’s a 30 percent chance of snow Friday, Halloween. While today’s high temperature is expected to reach […]
At 8:54 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 11100 block of Antioch Road (Highway 83) in Salem for a crash. Per dispatch: Three cars involved; multiple injuries. UPDATE 8:56 p.m. — Personnel at the scene requests a second ambulance respond to the scene. UPDATE 8:57 p.m. — Deputy […]
Country Inn and Suites in Kenosha just west of I-94 hosted its annual Halloween Trick or Treat Event for Special Needs Children and Adults Tuesday at the Parkway Chateau. The event is a Halloween celebration for children and adults with special needs and their families. Participants can dress up in their favorite costume and then trick or […]
At about 2:03 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a fire alarm in the 4000 block of West Frontage Road in Paris. UPDATE about 2:10 p.m. — First units arriving on scene report no signs of fire.
A Kenosha man who was driving a vehicle that struck a tree in Bristol on Oct. 19, , suffering severe injuries as a result, has now died from those injuries. Todd M. Covelli, 48, died Monday at Advocate Condell Medical Center-Libertyville, where he was transported by Flight for Life medical transport helicopter the day of the crash, […]
The following announcement regarding recycling information is from Kenosha County UW-Extension: Kenosha County UW-Extension announces that it has launched its Kenosha and Racine Counties Recycle Guide website for residential and commercial sectors. Features of the website include a searchable database for many hazardous waste products that can be recycled through municipal and private sector recycling […]
The U16 Kenosha Crew girls’ soccer team went 7-0-0 in the Wisconsin Youth Soccer League SECL A Division. The girls completed their season undefeated with 7 wins, 0 losses, and 0 ties. They finished in first place with 21 total points and scored 27 goals and only allowed 3 goals against in 7 games. Team […]
The Central High School boys and girls cross country teams will be competing in the state meet next weekend. Both Centrals teams finished second in the today’s sectional meet in Kenosha. Top finishers for Centrals boys were: Jacob Hebior who placed second overall with a 16:15.3 and Shane McNealy who finished fourth overall with a 16:27.5. Top finishers […]
Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a 6-week educational series designed to provide you with the tools you need to take care of yourself. This program helps family caregivers reduce stress, improve self-confidence, communicate feelings better, balance their lives, increase their ability to make tough decisions and locate helpful resources. Classes will be held at the […]
The students of Central High School’s Choraliers, Concert Choir, and Central Swing Inc. will perform a variety of music including pop songs, classic show tunes, spirituals and ballads on Monday, Oct. 27, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Cafetorium at the school, 24617 75th St. Paddock Lake. Admission is free, but the choir students request that you bring a non-perishable […]
The Lakewood School PTO and the Randall School PTC hosted their first annual “Ghouls United” Halloween event Friday at Lakewood School. Students from both school and the community at large were invited to have some Halloween themed fun. Activities were to include: music, costume contest, parade, prizes, candy and more. Here is some video of the parade, […]
At 10:01 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 10900 block of 224th Ave. for a fire alarm.
View Larger Map The above Google Maps Streetview shows the current electrical poles and lines along Highway O in front of Wheatland Center School. Wheatland Center School Board members will seek more information from the company proposing to run a electrical transmission line by school. The board discussed the American Transmission Company proposed route for a 69 kilovolt line to […]
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation unveiled alternatives for improving safety at the Highways 83 and C intersection at a public open house meeting Thursday at Salem Town Hall. Two alternatives were presented: Construction of a roundabout. Retaining traffic signals, but changing the configuration of the intersection. DOT officials say the intersection has a high number […]
At about 7:10 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and AH in Salem. Per dispatch: A black, four-door vehicle reportedly struck a traffic standard and knocked it down. UPDATE 7:12 p.m. — Rescue unit on scene reports that vehicle appears to have left the scene. UPDATE 7:13 p.m. […]
At 6:52 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 45 and 142 in Paris. UPDATE 7:32 p.m. — Paris FD units clearing the scene and returning to quarters.
Lakes Mary and Elizabeth in Twin Lakes were stocked with some new fishy inhabitants Wednesday afternoon. About 600 northern pike were added to the lakes as part of a Twin Lakes Protection and Rehabilitation District stocking. Here are several more photos from the village Facebook Page. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is expected to stock walleye […]
At 10:37 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and C in Salem. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a motorcycle. UPDATE 10:40 a.m. — Deputy blocking eastbound traffic on Highway C. UPDATE 10:45 a.m. — Tows requested by deputies for both vehicles. UPDATE […]
At about 11:54 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; one hit a pole and rolled over. UPDATE 11:55 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports that one vehicle is on its roof off the road. UPDATE 11:56 a.m. […]
Central High School’s mountain bike team participated in the the final NICA race of the season held Sunday at Cascade Mountain in Portage. Central’s Aaron Diaz finished 10 of 23 JV competitors. Central’s Riley Kaebisch did not compete due to illness.
At 8:09 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 800 block of Burlington Avenue in Twin Lakes for a crash. Per dispatch: Two vehicles are involved. There may be one person injured.
The Brat Stop and Country Inn and Suites in Kenosha just west of I-94 will host its annual Halloween Trick or Treat Event for Special Needs Children and Adults Tuesday, Oct. 28 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The event is a Halloween celebration for children and adults with special needs and their families. Participants can dress up in their favorite costume […]
At about 3:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash on 101st Street (I missed the cross street location) in Bristol. Per dispatch: Preliminary reports indicate no injuries. UPDATE 3:44 p.m. — All Bristol units are clearing and returning to quarters.
Note: The following guest column on the need for foster parents in Kenosha County was written by Katie Headley, Foster Care Recruiter, Community Impact Programs. — DH This year has flown by and the holiday season is quickly approaching. Before we know it the air will turn crisp and cold, snowflakes will be falling from the sky […]
At about 9:45 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to a report of a gas smell in the 1200 block of Point o Wood Drive.
At 9:32 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible vehicle fire at 124th Street and 210th Avenue in Bristol. UPDATE 9:39 p.m. — Per dispatch: Sheriff’s deputy has helped an occupant out of the vehicle. That person may be injured. UPDATE 9:43 p.m. — Flight for Life medical […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Leave No Child Inside: Halloween Night Hike on Saturday, Oct. 25, 6:30-8 p.m. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume for this safe alternative Halloween hikes. Participants will warm up with hot chocolate afterwards. Please leave your flashlights at home as they will spoil the experience. […]