Posts from ‘April, 2021’

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 30, 2021: 15,454 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,454 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s 11 more than Thursday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Wind advisory and fire weather watch issued for Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued two notices related to weather conditions expected for Saturday. A wind advisory is set to be in effect from noon to 7 p.m., Saturday. During this period, southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph are expected. The wind is contributing to the issuance of […]

New Life Bible Church, Twin Lakes, to host National Day of Prayer

New Life Bible Church is hosting The National Day of Prayer.  The vent serves as an opportunity to bring the community together for a time of prayer for the community and the nation on May 6. Those interested in participating can meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the church, Church 112 W Main St., Twin Lakes […]

A word from our sponsors: Wilmot Auto Service offers exceptional service, quality products and unparalleled customer satisfaction

Note: Wilmot Auto Service is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Wilmot Auto Service, Inc is an independent auto repair shop and has earned the Blue Seal of Excellence Recognition as prescribed by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, (ASE), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of vehicle repair and service by means […]

Word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Area Chamber hosting “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage sale event May 22

Note: This is a paid announcement from the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association. — DH Have some stuff you’d like to get rid of and make a little extra cash? How about the chance to browse many garage sale offerings at one location? The Twin Lakes Area Chamber “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 28, 2021: 15,443 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,443 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Thursday. That’s 23 more than Wednesday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Deaths April 29, 2021: Arthur Benjamin Ellis Jr., Frank A. Matrise Sr.

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Units responding for fire in Powers Lake

At about 6:13 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a possible fire in the 38900 block of 90th Street in Powers Lake. Per dispatch: This was reported as a tree that was sparking and smoking that fell on […]

A word from our sponsors: Haven’t filed your taxes yet? Call H&R Block

Note: The following is a paid announcement from H&R Block of Genoa City, Twin Lakes and Paddock Lake. — DH Did you know that the IRS has extended the tax filing deadline this year to May 17? There is still time to get your taxes filed on time and H&R Block is offering FREE extension […]

Units responding to fire in Paris

At about 6:50 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a grass fire on Highway A in Paris. UPDATE 6:55 p.m. — Incident command releases all units still responding to return to quarters. Incident can be handled by units on the scene. UPDATE 7:12 p.m. — All remaining units clearing […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 28, 2021: 15,420 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,420 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 20 more than Tuesday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County (1 more than Tuesday). Kenosha […]

Deaths April 28, 2021: John C. Smith

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New boat purchased for Lake Elizabeth water patrol

The Twin Lakes Village Board has approved the purchase of a new boat to be used by the water patrol on Lake Elizabeth this summer. Boaters on Lake Mary also will see a different craft patrolling there this summer too. The new boat will be a 2021 center console Bayliner purchased from SkipperBud’s for $42,260, […]

COVID-19 walk-in vaccination available Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Kenosha County Public Health COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at the old Shopko will be accepting walk-in clients over the coming days. There are currently plenty of shots available. This week’s schedule is: Wednesday, April 28: 1 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 30: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 1: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 27, 2021: 15,400 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,400 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 33 more than Monday. There have been 302 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Deaths April 27, 2021: Bettylou J. Guntharp

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“Drive Safe. Work Safe. Save Lives” is motto of 2021 Work Zone Safety Awareness Week

From the Kenosha County Department of Public Works & Development Services: With a new road construction season underway, Kenosha County urges drivers to slow down and pay attention in work zones. The week of April 26-30, is Work Zone Safety Awareness Week, as designated by federal, state and local transportation agencies. This year’s theme — […]

Paddock Lake Area Lions Club to collect eyeglasses, hearing aids, cell phones, ink cartridges May 1

The Paddock Lake Area Lions Club will be helping you get rid of some hard to dispose of items this Saturday. The club is hosting a drive through collection event from noon to 4 p.m. at Paddock Lake Marathon, 24820 75th St.. Being collected will be glasses, hearing aids, cell phones and ink cartridges. Share6Tweet6 […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 8:09 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 12100 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Deputies already on scene. UPDATE 8:11 a.m. — Fire units arriving on scene reports two vehicles with minor damage involved. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 26, 2021: 15,367 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,367 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 21 more than Friday. There have been 302 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

A word from our sponsors: Haven’t filed your taxes yet? Call H&R Block

Note: The following is a paid announcement from H&R Block of Genoa City, Twin Lakes and Paddock Lake. — DH Did you know that the IRS has extended the tax filing deadline this year to May 17? There is still time to get your taxes filed on time and H&R Block is offering FREE extension […]

Deaths April 26, 2021: Katherine L. Anderson

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Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Lyons

At about 2:03 p.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are responding for mutual aid to a box alarm from the Lyons Fire Department for a structure fire at Hospital Road and Highway 36 in Lyons. Requested to respond are: Town of Wheatland Fire Department with a tender (water tanker). Randall Fire Department with a squad. […]

Warm, even hot, stretch starts Monday

We’re in for some unseasonably warm — maybe even hot at times — weather this week, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Monday’s high is expected to reach 70. The peak for the week should be Tuesday, when we’re expected to see 80. Wednesday will be back to 70 and highs should be […]

Agenda: Wheatland annual town meeting April 26, 2021

The Wheatland annual town meeting is scheduled to take place starting at 7 p.m., Monday at Wheatland Town Hall in New Munster. An order of business is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Agenda: Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) regular board meeting

The Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Monday, starting at 6 p.m. in the school’s library. Among the agenda items are: Discuss and Possible Approval of 2021 Summer SchoolDiscuss and Possible Approval of 2021 Summer Food Program Discuss and Possible Approval of Resignations Discuss and […]

Agenda: Wheatland Town Board regular meeting April 26, 2021

The Wheatland Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular Town Board meeting Monday starting at 6 p.m., at Town Hall in New Munster. Unlike recent Twon Board meetings, this meeting will be held in person. Face coverings are optional, but encouraged. Agenda items include: Discussion of ATV damage to public property in the Oakwood […]

Agenda: Bristol Village Board regular meeting April 26, 2021

The Bristol Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular board meeting on Monday, starting at 7 p.m., at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Discuss and give direction to staff regarding ordinances 2019-12 and 2019-6 regarding landscaping and berming. The full agenda is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Agenda: Brighton annual town meeting April 27, 2021

The Brighton annual town meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m., Tuesday, at Brighton School. Here is a copy of the meeting notice. Share3Tweet3 Shares

A word from our sponsors: April 25, 2021 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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