Posts from ‘January, 2021’

Winter weather advisory issued; latest snow outlook

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for an area of Wisconsin that includes Kenosha County. The advisory, which calls for sizable snow and high winds, is set to be in effect from 6 p.m., Monday to 6 p.m., Tuesday. Snow is expected to start falling late this afternoon and pick up […]

Deaths Jan. 24, 2021: Helga Marie Strehlow, Barbara S. “Bobbie” Etlicher

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Agenda: Joint School District #1 Silver Lake-Salem (Riverview School) Board meeting Jan. 25, 2021

The Joint School District #1 Silver Lake-Salem (Riverview School) Board is scheduled to hold a regular board meeting Monday with a closed session at 6:45 p.m. and open session at 7 p.m. at the school in the music room. An audio only livestream of the meeting will be available here. The closed session is for […]

A word from our sponsors: Luisa’s Restaurant offers football Sunday specials

Note: This is a paid announcement from Luisa’s Restaurant. — DH Lusia’s Restaurant is offering football game deals this Sunday, the day of the NFL NFC Conference Championship game with New Orleans facing Green Bay. Luisa’s will be open this Sunday from noon to 9 p.m. The following deals are available dine in, carry out […]

Agenda: Bristol Village Board regular meeting Jan. 25, 2021

The Bristol Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular board meeting on Monday starting at 7 p.m. at Bristol Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Consider for approval the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Request for application. Consider for approval Resolution No. 21-1: Addendum C to Mutual Aid Box Alarm System Agreement. […]

A word from our sponsors: Jan. 24, 2021 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

12303 233rd Ave, Trevor 619 Burlington Ave, Twin Lakes 114 E Chestnut St, Silver Lake 7955 Williamsburg Ct 101, Bristol 9957 271st Ave, Trevor 9016 257th Ave, Salem Share1Tweet1 Shares

Snow outlook for Saturday night and Monday night

The National Weather Service doesn’t expect us to see a lot of snow Saturday night, but the chances of some more sizable snowfall Monday night into Tuesday is increasing. Saturday night and Sunday about 1 inch total is possible, says the latest, local NWS forecast. Snow comes back into the picture Monday afternoon and even […]

Agenda: Wheatland Town Board regular meeting Jan. 23, 2021

The Wheatland Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular Town Board meeting starting at 6 p.m., Monday. The board is meeting virtually. The meeting will be accessible for public monitoring by clicking here at the time of the meeting. Citizens wishing to make a public comment may submit such comment in writing to smsiegler@townwheatland.com […]

A word from our sponsors: Jan. 23, 2021 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Agenda: Bristol Village Board and Community Development Authority joint meeting Jan. 22, 2021

The Bristol Community Development Authority will meet jointly with the Bristol Village Board on Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting room of the Bristol Village Hall. Agenda items include: Discuss and take possible action with the Village Board regarding a Water Main Easement and Agreement between the Community Development Authority of the Village of […]

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 8:44 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue, Randall Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police are responding to a report of a fire in the 500 block of North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is being reported as a garage fire. 8:46 p.m. — […]

A word from our sponsors: Luisa’s Restaurant offers football Sunday specials

Note: This is a paid announcement from Luisa’s Restaurant. — DH Lusia’s Restaurant is offering football game deals this Sunday, the day of the NFL NFC Conference Championship game with New Orleans facing Green Bay. Luisa’s will be open this Sunday from noon to 9 p.m. The following deals are available dine in, carry out […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Jan. 22, 2021: 13,922 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 Wisconsin Division of Health Services is reporting 13,922 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s 53 more than Thursday. There have been 258 […]

Deaths Jan. 22, 2021: Beverly M. Koehn, Mary Ann Gierut, Wayne H. Singleton

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Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 11:25 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways C and U in Bristol (Note: Location corrected — DH) Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. UPDATE 11:30 a.m. — Deputy on scene requests two tow trucks. One involved vehicle is a dump truck. Share7Tweet7 Shares

Paddock Lake moving to more regular property revaluation

The Paddock Lake Village Board has hired its property assessment contractor to perform more frequent revaluations over the next five years at a regular interval in an effort to keep property values closer to market values. The result, village official expect, should be less volatile village property tax bills. The five-year contract with Associated Appraisal […]

Colder Friday; snow for Saturday night

The National Weather Service latest, local forecast calls for a cold Friday and some snow over the weekend. Temperatures are not expected to get out of the teens Friday with a high of 17. Wind from 5 to 15 mph means wind chill values between -5 and 5. Friday night’s low will be 1. The […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Jan. 21, 2021: 13,869 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 Wisconsin Division of Health Services is reporting 13,869 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Thursday. That’s 49 more than Wednesday. There have been 257 […]

A word from our sponsors: Westosha Sports Complex 12 week 9 Hole Winter Golf League registration underway

Note: This is a paid announcement from the Westosha Sports Complex. — DH Westosha Sports Complex has announced its latest 12 week 9 Hole Winter Golf League. Starts week of 1/26/21, see schedule located at the bottom. $20 per player per week, 3 installment payments of $80. First is required date of signing up, second […]

Speed of expanded vaccination here depends on available supply, says county health officer

Kenosha County announced some new information Wednesday about COVID-19 vaccination in the wake of new state guidelines announced Tuesday. From a news release from the Joint Information Center: With the State of Wisconsin’s announcement Tuesday that all adults 65 and over will be eligible to begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccine next week, the Kenosha County […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Jan. 20, 2021: 13,820 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 Wisconsin Division of Health Services is reporting 13,820 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 50 more than Tuesday. There have been 256 […]

Deaths Jan. 20, 2021: Paul Joseph Sheehan

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Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 3:08 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and a Twin Lakes Police officer are responding to a report of a fire at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is for a snowmobile that was on Lake Mary that was on fire. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — Police officer at the acne reports […]

Units responding to Trevor-Wilmot School for alarm

At about 9:24 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Trevor-Wilmot School for a fire alarm. UPDATE 9:27 a.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports no signs of fire visible from outside. No school today so no students in building. UPDATE 9:29 p.m. — Confirmed false alarm. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Cold start to Wednesday

Numbers can be deceptive if you don’t know the whole story. Such is the case with the latest, local National Weather Service forecast for Wednesday. There’s going to be a high of 32 Wednesday. But that won’t be reached until about 10 p.m. In the meantime, the morning will be cold. At 5:45 a.m. , […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update Jan. 19, 2021: 13,770 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 Wisconsin Division of Health Services is reporting 13,770 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 83 more than Monday. There have been 250 […]

Deaths Jan. 19, 2021: Trevor Potter Albrecht

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Deputy responding for road hazard in Paddock Lake

At about 2:05 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a road hazard at the intersection of Highway 50 and 250th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: An unoccupied car is blocking the intersection. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board Jan. 20, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a special meeting Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: To approve Resolution #R21-01 entering into a five-year property assessment agreement with Associated Appraisal Consultants. Approve Ordinance 21-01, an ordinance to repeal and recreate section 7.52 of the village code […]

Up and down temperatures expected this week

If you’ve gotten comfortable with an overcast day with a high temperature in the 30s — like we have seemingly had for weeks — you may be in for a bit of a shock this week. Temperatures are expected to fluctuate from 30s down into the 20s and back and back down again this week, […]

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