Posts from ‘May, 2022’

Bristol Challenge 4-H projects among recipients of Youth As Resources funding

Two projects from the Bristol Challenge 4-H Club were among those selected for this year’s Youth As Resources funding United Way of Kenosha County recently announce funding towards 14 youth-led service projects in conjunction with Youth As Resources (YAR) and in partnership with University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension. YAR funds youth-designed and youth-led community […]

Happening now: Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage sale

Note: This is a paid announcement from the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association. — DH Don’t let the off and on rain discourage you from visiting the Twin Lakes Area Chamber “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage sale event May 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sellers have devised various clever ways of […]

A word from our sponsors: May 21, 2022 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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2022 Central HS WSMA State Solo & Ensemble Festival results

Central High School Band had 76 students perform in 24 events at the State Solo & Ensemble Festival, held on Saturday, May 7 at University of Wisconsin-Parkside.  Twenty CHS events received a 1 rating, including Jazz Central, the Brass Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble and Saxophone Choir.  Share27Tweet27 Shares

Wheatland approves road paving for 2022

The Wheatland Town Board on Monday approved hiring the Kenosha County Division of Highways to pave town roads in two subdivisions in 2022. Included are: 351st Ave., 67th St., 349th Ave., 69th St. in the development at the southeast corner of Geneva Road and Highway KD.  373rd Ave., 65th St., 375th Ave – Koch’s Rollingbrooke Manor Subdivision. Town Clerk Sheila Siegler explained […]

Word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Area Chamber hosting “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage sale event May 21

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 […]

2022 Christ Lutheran Church Rummage Sale is May 20 and 21

The Christ Lutheran Church Rummage Sale will take place Friday, May 20, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday, May 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a Bag Sale & Half Price Sale on Saturday. Items available include clothes, glassware, toys, books and furniture. The church is located at 24929 75th […]

Kevin Kitslaar named new Central HS principal

Central High School District of Westosha made the following announcement Thursday regarding the hiring of a new principal: Westosha Central welcomes Kevin Kitslaar as the school’s new principal effective July 1, 2022. Mr. Kitslaar will be replacing outgoing Principal Dale Van Keuren. Mr. Kitslaar joins Westosha Central with twenty years of experience in education; fourteen […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Eagle

At about 10:24 a.m., local fire departments are responding to a request for mutual aid from the Kettle Moraine Fire District for a fire in Eagle. Local units will be mustering at Bristol Fire and Rescue. Requested to respond, all with tenders, are: Bristol Fire and Rescue. Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue. Twin Lakes Fire Department. Paris […]

Wheatland may revisit clerk & treasurer referendum — after public education effort

Wheatland town officials seemed ready Monday to try again to pass a referendum to make the town clerk and town treasurer appointed, but his time after more effort to explain the move, its advantages to the town and the motivation behind it. “We will work to get more people educated,” said town Chairman Bill Glembocki. […]

Garage sales page updated

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Deaths May 18, 2022: Dennis James Bilinksi

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Prayer event for Ukraine planned in Paddock Lake May 20

Westosha Lakes Church is hosting a night of prayer, worship and giving for Ukraine on Friday, May 20, starting at 7 p.m. in the all-purpose room at Central High School in Paddock Lake. Everyone is welcome, banding together to pray for the nation of Ukraine. Includes praying for national leaders, those displaced, those serving in […]

Units responding for down wires in Twin Lakes

At about 8:45 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a possible transformer fire and wires down in the 100 block of East Main Street in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 8:50 a.m. — Unit on the scene reports small fire at base of utility pole. UPDATE […]

Twin Lakes approves 2022 road projects bid

The Twin Lakes Village Board on Monday awarded the 2022 road projects to Asphalt Contractors, Inc. of Union Grove. Asphalt Contractors had submitted the low bid of $991,581.50. This year’s work includes paving and related work at: Indian Point Road from Highway O to the east end. Barry Road from Wilmot Avenue to Highway EM. […]

A word from our sponsors: Washburn Lodge #145 to host pork chop dinner May 21

Note: This is a paid announcement from Washburn Lodge #145. — DH Please join Washburn Lodge #145, 8102 199th Ave., in Bristol, for an unparalleled Grilled Pork Chop Dinner, on Saturday May 21, from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. These beautiful cuts are hand-rubbed with the lodge’s secret rub, and grilled to juicy perfection on the exclusive […]

Deaths May 17, 2022: William K. Moss, Thomas A. McHugh, Jeffrey Lawrence Schmeckel

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Wheatland to lower speed limit on portion of Geneva Road

The Wheatland Town Board voted Monday to lower the speed limit on a portion of Geneva Road (old Highway 50) through New Munster. The board unanimously agreed to lower the speed limit to 25 mph along Geneva Road between 341st Ave and 347th Avenue. Town Clerk Sheila Siegler said the change will have to be […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board regular meeting May 18, 2022

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Wednesday, starting at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building (Village Hall). Among the agenda items are: Appoint Trustee Brickner to the Community Library Board for a term of 1 year. Approve Resolution #R22-03, approving the 2021 Compliance Maintenance Annual Report for the sanitary […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Antioch, Ill

At about 3:44 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid to the Antioch Fire Department for a structure fire in the 1100 block of Meadow Lake Court in Antioch. Per dispatch: Salem Lakes requested to respond with an engine. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Agenda: Bristol School District #1 regular board meeting May 18, 2022

The Bristol School District #1 board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Wednesday, starting at 6 p.m. in the school library. The meeting also will be livestreamed here. Among the agenda items are: Approve Open Enrollment “In” Applications and Approve Open Enrollment “Out” Applications. Resolution Authorizing the Issuance and Sale of a $22,300,000 Bond […]

A word from our sponsors: The Sharing Center seeking Bilingual Office Manager

Note: This is a paid announcement from The Sharing Center. — DH The Sharing Center, located in Trevor, WI is a full-service resource and crisis center serving Western Kenosha County. If you have a heart for serving others and would like to help meet the ever-changing needs of our community, the Sharing Center is now […]

Word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Area Chamber hosting “Hidden Treasures Sale” outdoor garage sale event May 21

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 […]

CDC places Kenosha County in COVID-19 Community Levels High category.

From Kenosha County Health: On Thursday, May 12, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its COVID-19 Community Levels with new local data that place Kenosha County in the High category. The Community Levels are a tool for monitoring COVID-19 and its impact on communities, and the recent uptick in cases in Kenosha […]

Historical Society Building turns 100

The historical society building, 25905 114th St. of the Western Kenosha County Historical Society has been in its spot for 100 years. It’s unknown how old the building actually is. It is thought to be a barracks from Ft. Sheridan from WWI. It was first established by the Trevor Social Club. There were several speakers, […]

A word from our sponsors: Haas Tree Service of Bristol is a cut above the rest

Note: This is a paid announcement from Haase Tree Service. — DH Haas Tree Service can perform any task you need related to trees. This family-owned tree service (since 2009) is located in Bristol and Silver Lake. Among the services they provide are: Tree removal Tree Trimming Tree Nursery Tree Transplant Tree Installation Trees Over […]

Agenda: Wheatland Town Board meeting May 16, 2022

The Wheatland Town Board is scheduled to hold a meeting Monday, starting at 6 p.m. at Town Hall in New Munster. Agenda items include: Discuss whether to call for another referendum vote on appointing clerk and treasurer positions.\ 25-mile speed limit for that part of Geneva Rd. from 341st to 347th Ave. Rescind raze order […]

2022 Salem Lakes clean-up coveage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Saturday was the 10th annual Salem Lakes clean-up. The 169 volunteers were divided into teams and covered 18 predetermined routes, collecting trash. The volunteers had the chance to win prizes donated by local businesses. Local businesses also kept the volunteers fortified. There were breakfast sandwiches, donuts, popcorn, and beverages. A pig roast was waiting for […]

A word from our sponsors: May 15, 2022 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board regular meeting May 16, 2022

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m., at Village Hall. Agenda items include: Consideration of a motion to award the 2022 Road Project contract to Asphalt Contractors in an amount not to exceed $991,581.50. Discussion and possible action regarding Ordinance 2022-5-3 Pertaining to Boating Speeds. […]

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