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Units responding for crash Trevor

At about 4:57 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 28600 block of Wilmot Road in Trevor.

CSI: After Dark is Saturday, May 6 at Central HS

CSI: After Dark will take place at on Saturday, May 6, 7 p.m. under the direction of Rob Clark at Westosha Central High School in Paddock Lake at 24617 75th St. Admission is $5. There will be an eclectic array of songs and medleys performed by the group including “Give Me a Choral Medley,” and “At […]

A word from our sponsors: Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale is April 28 & 29

Note: Christ Lutheran Church is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale of new or used furniture, miscellaneous household items, home maintenance tools and implements, sports equipment, clothing etc. will happen on Friday, April 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday April 29 from […]

A word from our sponsors: Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction is May 13

Note: Troop 385 is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 of Bristol will hold a Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction at Bristol Grade School located at 20121 83rd Street in Bristol, on Saturday, May 13 from 7 a.m. to noon. The […]

Deputy responding to loose animal call at Bristol/Salem Lakes border

At about 7:50 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of two German shepherd dogs running loose in the area of Highways 50 and 216th Avenue near the Bristol/Salem Lakes border.

Registration open for Tom Paddock Memorial Golf Outing to Benefit Kiwanis Club of Westosha-Salem and Make a Wish on May 20

The 2017 Annual Tom Paddock Memorial Golf Outing will take place Saturday, May 20 at Twin Lakes Country Club, 1230 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes. Registration is 11:30 a.m., lunch is 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., shotgun start at 1 p.m. and dinner is 6:45 p.m. Entry fee is $100 per golfer (includes range balls, golf, lunch and dinner). Contests […]

A word from our sponsors: Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale is April 28 & 29

Note: Christ Lutheran Church is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale of new or used furniture, miscellaneous household items, home maintenance tools and implements, sports equipment, clothing etc. will happen on Friday, April 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday April 29 from […]

Salem Lakes to pursue water patrol with deputies and civilian code enforcement crew

The Salem Lakes Village Board Wednesday agreed to move forward with hiring sheriff’s deputies as independent contractors for water patrol and pursuing the creation of a civilian code enforcement staff. The direction came at a special meeting. Trustee Laura Francart was absent, but excused. If both of those plans come to be, it appears to […]

Units on scene of crash with gas release along Kenosha-Racine county line

At about 11:26 a.m., the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department issued the following statement regarding a incident along the Kenosha-Racine county line: Emergency Services are at the scene of a truck accident involving the release of anhydrous ammonia gas. Residents in the vicinity of Hwy KR and Hwy 45 in the Township of Paris and the […]

A word from our sponsors: Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction is May 13

Note: Troop 385 is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop 385 of Bristol will hold a Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction at Bristol Grade School located at 20121 83rd Street in Bristol, on Saturday, May 13 from 7 a.m. to noon. The […]

Salem Lakes schedules special meeting for Wednesday; discussion of Public Safety on agenda

The Salem Lakes Village Board will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, April 26 at 7 p.m. at Salem Town Hall 9814, Antioch Road, Salem. The agenda includes eight items for discussion and possible action. Included on the agenda is  continued discussion on suspension of the Public Safety Department and/or Water Patrol. The agenda also […]

A word from our sponsors: Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale is April 28 & 29

Note: Christ Lutheran Church is advertising this event with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Rummage Sale of new or used furniture, miscellaneous household items, home maintenance tools and implements, sports equipment, clothing etc. will happen on Friday, April 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday April 29 from […]

County executive endorses March for Babies on April 29; Bristol family serving as ambassadors

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser and Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave are asking residents in both counties to consider participating in the 2017 March for Babies on April 29 at the Racine County Zoo. Kenosha County Board Supervisor Jill Gillmore, her husband, Matt, and their 7 children are this year’s Racine/Kenosha Ambassador Family for the Racine/Kenosha March for […]

Kenosha ADRC to host Welcome to Medicare Workshop May 18

Going on Medicare? You will have some decisions to make. Kenosha Aging and Disability Resource Center sponsors monthly Medicare workshops for people new to Medicare and their families. Learn the basics of Medicare coverage, options for private health and drug coverage, and public benefits that can help with health care costs. Welcome to Medicare Workshop […]

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 2:44 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a fire in Bristol. Per dispatch: A large brush fire is being reported at 187th Avenue and 116th Street. UPDATE about 2:53 p.m. — Fire unit on scene confirms a large field fire.

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 9:27 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire on a utility pole in the 600 block of Burlington Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE about 9:30 p.m. — Twin Lakes Police officer on the scene confirms a wire appears to be on fire. UPDATE 9:36 p.m. […]

Salem Lakes Village Board adopts Salem meeting schedule

The Salem Lakes Village Board on Wednesday adopted almost exactly the monthly meeting schedule that the Salem Town Board had been using up to the merger with Silver Lake in February. Starting in May, the board will have a regular meeting at which action can be taken on the second Monday at 7 p.m. The […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 8:03 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’d deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 18500 block of Highway C in Bristol. UPDATE about 8:05 p.m. — Deputies on the scene reports one car off the road and a utility pole down. Deputies blocking traffic on Highway C […]

Craft and Bake Sale to benefit Team Hope Relay for Life fundraising

Team Hope will be holding a Craft and Bake Sale as one of their fundraisers for Relay for Life on Sunday, April 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Western Kenosha County Historical Society Hall, 25905 114th St., Trevor (just off Highway C, behind the Post Office). Among the items available are wooden signs, handcrafted ceramic jewelry, […]

Wilmot Masonic Lodge Pork Chop Dinner is April 22

Wilmot Masonic Lodge Pork Chop Dinner is Saturday, April 22, from 4 to 7 p.m. $10 for single chop and $12 for double chops. Includes baked potato, green beans, dinner role and dessert. Wilmot Masonic Lodge is located at the northwest corner of Highway C and Fox River Road (Highway W), in downtown Wilmot.

Central HS drama to present George Washington Slept Here April 21, 22, 23

Westosha Central High School will be presenting a production of “George Washington Slept Here,” a comedy directed by Michael Klimzak, April 21, 22 and 23. When Newton Fuller fulfills his dream of buying a colonial farm house in the country he drags his wife, Annabelle, and their daughter, Madge, out to rural Pennsylvania. They set […]

Evening tornado warning sirens are a drill

The tornado warning sirens you may be hearing at 6:50 p.m. in Western Kenosha County are part of the statewide drill. More information here.

Units responding for crash in Salem Lakes

At about 4:01 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 26100 block of Highway 50 in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a school bus with students on board. Preliminary reports are that no students are injured. UPDATE about 4:09 […]

Tornado warning sirens are a test

The tornado warning sirens you may be hearing at 1:45 p.m. in Western Kenosha County are part of the statewide test. More information here.

Statewide mock tornado drill set for today

Just a reminder that statewide tornado drills are scheduled for Thursday, April 20. A mock tornado watch will be issued at 1 p.m. followed by a statewide mock tornado warning at 1:45 p.m. Many radio and TV stations across the state will issue the test tornado warnings. In addition, mock alerts will be issued on NOAA […]

Twin Lakes to purchase SUV patrol vehicle

The Twin Lakes Village Board approved the purchase of a new patrol vehicle for the Police Department at its regular monthly meeting Monday night. The 2017 Ford Interceptor Utility SUV with all added equipment needed to serve as a patrol vehicle will cost $34,912. The village will be able to apply an insurance settlement of […]

President Trump to be east of the I Tuesday

President Donald Trump will be in Kenosha Tuesday visiting the headquarters of tool maker Snap-on on 80th Street. Media reports say Trump will be there to promote the “buy American, hire American” agenda. The program is set to begin at 2 p.m., but access to the area of the headquarters is expected to be controlled both […]

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 9:33 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a possible grass fire in the 21200 block of Highway C in Bristol.

Village of Salem Lakes Spring Clean-up is April 23

The Village of Salem Lakes Spring Clean-up is set to take place Sunday, April 23. This is a continuation of the annual volunteer Silver Lake event organized by Allen Dunski. It is now being hosted by Dunski and village Trustee Ted Kmiec. Volunteers will be meeting at 10:30 a.m. at Fox River County Park in […]

Riverview School second trimester honor roll 2016-17

Note: This post is sponsored by Peoples Bank. — DH The following students were named to the Riverview School second trimester honor roll for the 2016-17 school year: 8th grade High honors — Kaleb Gendron, Veda Gross, Rylee Thiel, Joshlyn Delargy, Anna Wischnowski, Trista Fiegel, Mason Cummings, Savana Andershock, Jordyn Delargy, Teagan Maki, Emma Spivey, Gregory Wiltberger,   […]

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