Posts from ‘March, 2021’

Spring Election 2021: Twin Lakes trustee candidates Q&A

Voters in Twin Lakes will be able to cast a ballot in a contested election for village trustee in the April 6 election. Appearing on the ballot will be incumbents Sharon Bower, Kevin Fitzgerald, Aaron Karow and challenger Bob Wagner. Three seats will be filled and voters can vote for up to three candidates. Candidates […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update March 31, 2021: 14,953 positives

Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 14,953 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 3 more than Tuesday. There have been 301 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. That’s one more than Tuesday. Kenosha County Public Health is reporting 73,783 negative test results. Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting a […]

Gas main work to close Highway BB starting Thursday

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: A section of Kenosha County Highway BB (Seventh Street) in the Town of Brighton will be closed for roughly a month beginning Thursday, April 1, as We Energies crews install a natural gas main down the westbound lane of the roadway. The project area includes the portion of […]

Units responding to smoke in Wheatland

At about 6:41 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue are responding to a report of a dump truck that is smoking in the 32300 block of Highway 50 in Wheatland. Per dispatch: No flames have been seen. UPDATE 6:44 p.m. — Fire units and deputies have not located […]

Kenosha County ADRC offering caregiver virtual support groups starting April 7; register now

Kenosha County Aging & Disability Resource Center, together with Walworth County, is offering two virtual support groups to help family caregivers stay connected and informed.  Join others engaged in helping their loved ones manage day to day living, to relax, chat and learn helpful tips and strategies. The Caregiver Coffee Club meets the first Wednesday of each […]

A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School seeks School Nutrition Team Lead

Note: The following is a paid announcement from westofthei.com. — DH Wheatland J1 School District is currently looking to fill a full time School Nutrition Team Lead position for the 2021-2022 school year. The qualified candidate will be responsible for the oversight of the District’s food service and nutrition programs. This is a 190 Day […]

Cooler over next few days

Just as we were starting to count on some warmth it is going away for a couple days. However, the weekend looks promising. Wednesday’s high temperature will reach just 41 and the low will be a cold 21, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Thursday will be similar, with a high of 39 […]

Spring Election 2021: Randall School District operational referendum

Voters in the Randall School District will be able to vote on an operational referendum in the April 6 election. The referendum will ask voters to authorize the district to exceed the revenue limit by $900,000 for the next three years in order to maintain the current level of educational programming and to operate the […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update March 30, 2021: 14,950 positives

Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 14,950 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 53 more than Friday. There have been 300 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is reporting 73,642 negative test results. Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting a positive rate of 8,898/100,000 people […]

Deaths March 30, 2021: Gerald Ray Evans, David Joseph “DJ” Schwenn Jr., Kevin C. Nelson

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Units responding for burning in Bristol

At about 3:34 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 8200 block of 214th Avenue in Bristol. Share2Tweet2 Shares

A word from our sponsors: Archwood Senior Living seeking caregiver, med passer, housekeeping

Note: This is a paid announcement from Archwood Senior Housing. — DH Archwood Senior Living in Paddock Lake is seeking applicants to join its team. Our Job descriptions: Caregiver: Our caregivers provide direct care to residents, recognize individual needs, encourage independence and treat each senior with respect and dignity. You will nurture a home-like setting in […]

Christ Lutheran Church to begin in-person worship on Easter; reservations required

Christ Lutheran Church at 24929 75th St., Paddock Lake, will begin in-person worship starting on Easter Sunday, April 4, at 10:30 a.m. Masks and social distancing are mandatory.  Hand sanitizer will be available.  Spaces need to be reserved prior to arrival.  Reservation can be made at office-clc@bizwi.rr.com or by calling the church office at 262-843-2631. The church will […]

A word from our sponsors: Sign-up for summer membership at Westosha Sports Complex

Note: This is a paid announcement from Westosha Sports Complex — DH Back by popular demand at Westosha Sports Complex are summer memberships. Membership is valid May 1st – October 31st. Just $200 gets you the same perks as a regular membership. 1 hour regular tunnel time EVERYDAY, and 4 – 1/2 hour HitTrax sessions […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update March 29, 2021: New testing data unavailable

Kenosha County Public Heath did not report new COVID-19 data since Friday. On Friday there were 14897 positives. There have been 300 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health reported 73,249 negative test results Friday. Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting a positive rate of 8,885/100,000 people and a 2.0 percent case […]

Spring Election 2021: Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School District referendum

Voters in the Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School District will be able to vote on an operational revenue referendum in the April 6 election. Voters will be asked to allow the district to exceed its revenue caps by $500,000 for the 2021-22 school year, $550,000 for 2022-23; $600,000 for 2023-24; $650,000 for 2024-25; and $700,000 for 2025-26. […]

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 6:09 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a possible grass fire in about the 14800 block of Highway K (60th Street) in Bristol. UPDATE 6:14 p.m. — Bristol command reports from the scene this is a working fire. Area covered estimated at a […]

Spring election 2021: Central HS to host open house March 31 to highlight building needs before referendum vote

If you’re a gotta see it to believe it kind of person regarding the Central High School referendum, then you’re in luck. The school district will be holding an open house Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. as a final in-person informational opportunity ahead of the April 6 referendum. District administrator John Gendron will be […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 vaccination clinic will not be open April 2

From Kenosha Public Health: The Kenosha County Public Health COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic will not be in operation on Friday, April 2, due to the Good Friday holiday. People who become eligible for their second dose that day will be invited to make appointments beginning April 7. This remains well within the 42-day period after […]

A word from our sponsors: March 28, 2021 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Kenosha County COVID-19 vaccine call center hours expanded this weekend for appointments next week

From Kenosha County Public Health: Kenosha County residents who are currently eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine are encouraged to contact the county vaccination call center to schedule an appointment for next week, Health Officer Dr. Jen Freiheit said. “We want to take care of Kenosha County residents — particularly those in the newly eligible, […]

Deaths March 27, 2021: Dennis E. Kucy, Robert O. Westman

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A word from our sponsors: Sign-up for summer membership at Westosha Sports Complex

Note: This is a paid announcement from Westosha Sports Complex — DH Back by popular demand at Westosha Sports Complex are summer memberships. Membership is valid May 1st – October 31st. Just $200 gets you the same perks as a regular membership. 1 hour regular tunnel time EVERYDAY, and 4 – 1/2 hour HitTrax sessions […]

Spring Election 2021: Wheatland town chairman candidates Q&A

Wheatland residents will be able to vote in a contested election for town chairman in th April 6 election. Appearing on the ballot will be incumbent William Glembocki and challenger Diane Grenus. Both candidates were sent identical questionnaires. Below are their answers as they sent them in: Share18Tweet18 Shares

A word from our sponsors: March 27, 2021 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Kenosha County COVID-19 update March 26, 2021: 14,897 positives (adjusted)

Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 14,897 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s adjusted down 2 from Thursday. There have been 300 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is reporting 73,249 negative test results. Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting a positive rate of 8,867/100,000 […]

Deaths March 26, 2021: Paul Porter Darling

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Spring Election 2021: Circuit Court judge branch 1 candidates Q&A

Kenosha County residents will be able to vote in a contested election for Circuit Court judge branch 1 on April 6. Incumbent Larisa V. Benitez-Morgan and challenger Gerard Dougvillo will appear on the ballot. Both candidates were sent identical questionnaires. Below are their answers as they sent them in: Share1Tweet1 Shares

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A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School seeks School Nutrition Team Lead

Note: The following is a paid announcement from westofthei.com. — DH Wheatland J1 School District is currently looking to fill a full time School Nutrition Team Lead position for the 2021-2022 school year. The qualified candidate will be responsible for the oversight of the District’s food service and nutrition programs. This is a 190 Day […]

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