Note: Now with extensive additions from the press conference and video. Moved to top. — DH Andrew Obregon is now a suspect in the death investigation of a Kenosha man found dead in a Paris farm field Sept. 26, Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said at a press conference Tuesday afternoon. Until today, Beth had […]
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At about 7:45 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 19000 block of 83rd St. in Bristol. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a van.
Members of the Bristol Fire Department, along with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will continue a 61-year tradition of helping save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease in the Southern Wisconsin area. More than 20 members of the Bristol Fire Department will volunteer their time with boots in their hand’s for this year’s Fill the Boot […]
Sheriff requests mutual aid from other departments in search for Obregon; deputies patrolling around Bristol, Brighton and Paris schools
Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth is seeking additional help and personnel from two neighboring police departments in the search for Andrew M. Obregon, 32, of Brighton. The department also has stationed uniformed deputies at three area schools, a media release from the department issued at 2:45 p.m. Monday said. Obregon, is a “person of interest” in the investigation […]
Central lost a hard fought game 49-36 to Delavan-Darien Friday. The game was Central’s homecoming game.
A person of interest in a Kenosha County death investigation has been linked to a convenience store burglary, an armed robbery at another convenience store and a theft of a van over night Saturday into Sunday. From a media release from the Sheriff’s Department issued at 8 a.m Sunday: During the overnight hours of 10/03/15 into […]
The Wheatland Center School PTO is seeking crafters and vendors for its Annual Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Interested crafters and vendors can call Kandi at 537-3982 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty, are westofthei.com sponsors. Here are open houses being hosted today by Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty (click the links below for more information): 18315 116th St, Bristol 940 Rhyner’s Lane, Twin Lakes
A Brighton man who is a person of interest in the investigation of a death in Paris from last weekend led law enforcement officers on a high speed chase through Paris and into Racine County Friday afternoon. The person of interest, identified as Andrew Obregon, 32, eluded deputies and is still at large, Kenosha County […]
Paddock Lake has received a $3,459 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The grant was to support activities the village has undertaken regarding emerald ash borer infestation. Those activities funded by the grant were: An EAB newsletter for residents, labor to create the EAB plan and safety training. Emerald ash borer is a beetle […]
The Sharing Center is currently seeking sponsors to “adopt” children this holiday season. Secret Shoppers and Center children are paired anonymously, with shoppers providing a child’s most basic identified needs, and a gift. When shopping for and deciding how many children you can sponsor, keep in mind that your kindness may be the only holiday gifts […]
As the sun was rising, a number of Central students were part of the annual Farmer Day tradition. The students drove their tractors to the corner of Hwy 75 and Hwy 50 to gather for the annual procession down Hwy 50 to school.
At about 6:58 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff”s deputies are responding to a report of smoke in a business in the 7800 block of Antioch Road (Highway 83) in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 7:01 a.m. — Deputy on the scene reports that no flames seen. Overhead doors have been […]
Brighton School will host is back to school fundraiser — a spaghetti dinner – on Oct. 16 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the school. Cost is $7 per ticket. Dinner includes main entree, salad, bread and drink. The proceeds will be going towards purchasing a new school LED sign, engineering kits, books/online sources for students, […]
Note: Lakeland Little League is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Lakeland Little League Spring Softball tryouts will take place Oct. 3 at Sorensen Fields at Central High School. Bring your glove, bat and helmet and be ready for a great season. Tryout times are as follows: Ages 6-10: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Ages 11-12: 11:30 […]
Note: Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty, are westofthei.com sponsors. Here are open houses being hosted today by Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty (click the links below for more information): 20900 60th St., Bristol 11105 233rd Ave, Trevor 31120 Burlington Rd, Burlington 7713 216th Ave, Bristol 6114 242nd Ave, Salem
At about 8:01 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 17-year-old male who is conscious and breathing. 8:10 p.m. — Second ambulance requested.
Wilmot defeated Badger 14-0 in Friday night’s homecoming game.
Bristol School students heard a powerful message — mixed with some fun — about standing up to bullying. All grade levels participated in a series of presentations by Jim Jelinske from Creative Education Services Tuesday. The assemblies were coordinated by the Bristol School PTA, and paid for by The Bristol Education Foundation. Jelinske used a mixture of magic […]
Registration is underway for income qualified families interested in receiving holiday gifts for children through the Sharing Center. Applications will be accepted from Sept. 9-Nov. 20. By signing up for before Nov. 20, families can provide a wish list of their child’s greatest needs. Children birth through high school (including homeschool and online students), or […]
At about 3:31 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units are responding to a report of a crash in the 12700 block of the southbound lanes of I-94. Per dispatch: Incident reportedly involves an overturned semi tractor-trailer. UPDATE 3:38 p.m. — Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies called off […]
The Christ Lutheran Church 6th Annual Fall Craft Fair, to be held Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., is looking for vendors. If you know of someone who would be interested, please have them contact the church office and talk to Kathleen Elfers at 843-2631 (email email@example.com). Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th St., Paddock Lake.
The Kenosha Crew U15 girls participated in the Puma College Showcase Labor Day weekend in Rockford. The college showcase allowed the girls to play and show off their talents in front of over 20 DII, DIII, and NAIA college coaches and scouts. The girls played some strong competitive teams such as TCSA Premier, Chicago Academy, and Joga […]
The Paddock Lake Village Board has passed a resolution asking the Public Service Commission to alter the proposed route of an American Transmission Company high voltage transmission line. The line, called the Spring Valley-North Lake Geneva Transmission Line Project, seeks to build a line to connect a substation in Salem with a substation in the Lake […]
At about 6:26 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 17-year-old with a possible broken bone. UPDATE 6:30 p.m. — Per dispatch: Ambulance reporting to football stadium. Problem may be a knee injury. UPDATE 6:46 p.m. — […]
Note: Randall School PTC is advertising this event with westofthei.com. — DH Randall School PTC is excited to host its 3rd Annual Back to School Carnival – open to the entire community and any students – 4k-8th grade. This event will be Sept. 19 at Randall School from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be […]
At about 7:42 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway 50 and Highway 83-south, Brass Ball Corners, in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A car and a pickup truck involved. Injuries being reported. Deputies may close entire intersection. UPDATE 7:44 p.m. — Paris Fire and Rescue unit […]
On Aug. 13, the Kenosha County Tavern League provided backpacks, shoes, and clothing to various children attending Westosha Head Start. During school orientation, parents could sign up for different items they needed to get their children ready for school. “It was so much fun going shopping with Judi and Jen, they were so generous and wanted to make sure […]
Note: Hill Country Market is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Hill Country Market will host Wine Tasting with Appetizers: Spanish Wines on Thursday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. This is the latest Hill Country Market monthly wine tasting! This month, enjoy wines from Spain along with delectable Spanish inspired appetizers. Come relax in the early fall weather and […]
The Fight for Bryce benefit will take place Sept. 19 from 1 to 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall on Cogswell Drive in Silver Lake. Bryce Potts, 5, was diagnosed with leukemia last year. The length of treatment for Leukemia in boys is 3 ½ years of harsh chemotherapy drugs. Just about when the family […]