Posts from ‘September, 2020’

Wilmot UHS closing for 14 days after additional COVID-19 positives

Additional COVID-19 tests at Wilmot Uion High Schools have prompted the school to close for in-person instruction for 14 days starting Friday. The school first reported a COVID-19 positive Sept. 18, but did not close at that time. That most recent positives bring the school’s total number of students with confirmed cases of the virus […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 2:51 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a crash in the 10800 block of 336th Avenue in Randall. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; injuries being reported. UPDATE about 3:01 p.m.: Tow trucks requested. Share2Tweet2 Shares

2020 Salem Lakes Clean-up is Sept. 26

Volunteers are being sought to help do a little cleaning up around Salem Lakes on Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This annual event, a continuation of the annual volunteer Silver Lake event organized by Allen Dunski, typically is held in the spring but was rescheduled this year due to COVID-19 Volunteers will […]

A word from ours sponsors: Western Kenosha County Assisted Living seeking countywide recognition

Note: This is a paid announcement from Archwood Senior Living. — DH Archwood Senior Living is now open in Paddock Lake with limited availability remaining. Offering Services such as 24/7 care staff, 3 meals daily, laundry and housekeeping, and a full time nurse on staff. Call today for more information at (262) 234-0015 or visit them […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Sept. 23, 2020: 3,337 positives

Note: Our interactive charts are back. Hover over a data point to see details. Click on “A Flourish Chart” to see a larger version. — DH The Kenosha County Division of Health is reporting 3,337 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 28 more than Tuesday. There have been 65 […]

Effort to expand Wheatland Town Board fails

A effort to expand the number of members of the Wheatland Town Board to five failed at the annual town electors meeting Wednesday. The motion failed in a novel way — due to a tie. At annual town meetings, legal residents of the town of age can vote on motions. The motion to expand the […]

Units responding to accident

12:21 p.m. – Bristol Fire and Rescue are responding to a one vehicle accident in the 17500 block of Highway 50. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Agenda: Randall Town Board regular meeting Sept. 24, 2020

The Randall Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Thursday, starting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall in Bassett. On the agenda is a series of routine reports and consideration of bills. Also on the agenda is a closed session “to deliberate and negotiate public business, where competitive and bargaining reasons require […]

A word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Chamber & Business Assoc. Harvest Fest is Sept. 26

Note: This is a paid announcement from Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association. — DH The Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association will be hosting a new event this year — Harvest Fest! The event will take place in downtown Twin Lakes adjacent to the chamber office from 1 to 6 p.m. on […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Sept. 22, 2020: 3,309 positives

Note: Our interactive charts are back. Hover over a data point to see details. Click on “A Flourish Chart” to see a larger version. — DH The Kenosha County Division of Health is reporting 3,309 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 8 more than Monday. There have been 65 […]

Deaths Sept. 22, 2020: George Scott Roth Sr., Kenneth A. Knaus

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Gov. Evers extends face coverings mandate

Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday extended a face covering mandate another 60 days. The action came through an executive order declaring a public health emergency and a corresponding emergency order released Tuesday. The face covering requirement is similar to the mandate enacted in late July and set to expire next Monday. The new order is […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Somers

At about 5:37 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid to Somers Fire and Rescue. Per dispatch: Paris is requested to respond with an ambulance to a crash at Highway E and the East Frontage Road. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Fatal crash on East Frontage Road

From a news release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department distributed about 4 p.m.: On September 22, 2020, at 1:52 pm, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department along with the Village of Somers Fire and Rescue responded to the 1400 block of the East Frontage Road (120th Ave.) for a two-vehicle injury crash. Upon deputies’ arrival, the […]

A word from our sponsors: 12-week 9-Hole Tuesday/Wednesday Golf League is back at Westosha Sports Complex

Note: The following is a paid announcement from Westosha Sports Complex. — DH Westosha Sports Complex’s 12-week, 9-Hole Tuesday/Wednesday Golf League is back! Starts week of 10/15/20, see schedule located at the bottom. $20 per player per week, 3 installment payments of $80. First is required date of signing up, second due 10/15/20, third is […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Sept. 21, 2020: 3,301 positives

Note: Our interactive charts are back. Hover over a data point to see details. Click on “A Flourish Chart” to see a larger version. — DH The Kenosha County Division of Health is reporting 3,301 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 82 more than Friday. There have been 65 […]

Deaths Sept. 21, 2020: Brian J. King, Robert R. “Bob” Sershon

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Agenda: Salem School Board regular meeting Sept. 22, 2020

The Salem School District is scheduled to hold a regular school board meeting Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. in the Intermediate Library. Public Access to Allow for Social Distancing will be in the Large Group Instruction Room. Live Stream is available at https://www.salem.k12.wi.us/multimedia Agenda items include: Appointment of Board Member to Fill Board Vacancy Until […]

Agenda: Paris Town Board meeting Sept. 22, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to meet Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 16607 Burlington Road, Paris. Agenda items include: Review, discussion and action on draft Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Town of Paris and Paris Solar Energy Center LLC. The parties have negotiated an agreement to cover various concerns and […]

Agenda: Wheatland J1 School District annual meeting and regular meeting Sept. 23, 2020

The Wheatland J1 Annual School District Annual Meeting and Budget Hearing will take place Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. in the Wheatland Center School Room #164 (Community Room). Agenda items include: 2020-21 Budget Presentation. Authorize School Based Tax Levy. Authorize the School Board to Acquire or Purchase Real Estate, Structures, and Facilities Necessary for School […]

Agenda: Wheatland annual town meeting Sept. 23, 2020

The Wheatland annual town meeting will take place Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Town of Wheatland Fire Department fire station, 34401 Geneva Rd., New Munster. This is a meeting that was originally scheduled in April, but was postponed due to Covid-19. The meeting agenda includes a financial report and departmental reports. A date […]

Highway MB to close for culvert work

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway MB (156th Avenue) will be closed between Highway K (60th Street) and 73rd Street on Monday, Sept. 21, through Wednesday, Sept. 23, for three separate culvert replacements. The road will be closed from roughly 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, reopening during the evening […]

Units responding for burning in Salem Lakes

At about 7:18 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 28000 block of Silver Lake Road in Salem Lakes. Share1Tweet1 Shares

A word from our sponsors: Sept. 20, 2020 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

543 Oakwood Trl, Twin Lakes 7955 Williamsburg Ct 101, Bristol 23617 61st St, Salem 9032 236th Ave, Salem 21715 31st St, Bristol Share3Tweet3 Shares

POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony and Honor Chair dedication coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

A POW/MIA Honor Chair was dedicated Friday afternoon at the County Center, at Highways 45 and 50. The ceremony was in recognition of National Prisoners of War/Missing in Action Recognition Day, September 18th. The memorial is donated by Chapter 2 of the Wisconsin Branch of Rolling Thunder. The County Executive’s office provided the chair. The […]

A word from our sponsors: Sept. 19, 2020 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Kenosha County COVID-19 update Sept. 18, 2020: 3,219 positives

Note: Our interactive charts are back. Hover over a data point to see details. Click on “A Flourish Chart” to see a larger version. — DH The Kenosha County Division of Health is reporting 3,219 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s 10 more than Thursday. There have been 65 […]

A couple of cold nights ahead

We should have some chilly nights Friday and Saturday night, the latest, local National Weather Service forecast says. Friday night’s low is forecast for 40. Saturday night’s low is forecast for 41. It shouldn’t last. Sunday’s low will be in the high 40s and the balance of the week should be over 50 at night. […]

Wilmot UHS staff member tests positive for COVID-19

A Wilmot Union High School staff member has tested positive for COVID-19, the school administration announced Friday afternoon. School will not be closed, but the student and close contacts will be quarantined. From a news release from the school and county health department: A Wilmot Union High School staff member tested positive for COVID-19, the […]

Sheriff’s Dept. seeking info on burglary

The Kenosha Couny Sheriff’s Department is seeking information related to a burglary investigation in Paris. From the KCSD Facebook page: Share6Tweet6 Shares

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