Posts from ‘May, 2024’

Severe thunderstorms possible Tuesday night

The National Weather Service office in Sullivan is saying a line of storms expected to pass through our area Tuesday night could bring severe weather. Here’s a graphic: Just to our west and northwest, including Walworth County, a tornado watch is in effect. ShareTweet0 Shares

Units responding for smoke in Bristol

At about 3:53 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of smoke in a building in the 8400 block of 198th Avenue in Bristol. UPDATE about 4:02 p.m. — Bristol command reports source of smoke in apartment found. […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for alarm

At about 2:11 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for an alarm. Per dispatch: This is being reported as a smoke detection alarm. UPDATE about 2:14 p.m. — Dispatch reports this is believed to be a false alarm. UPDATE about 2:18 p.m. — Fire unit on the scene reports […]

Dense fog advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory for an area of Wisconsin that includes Kenosha County. The advisory is set to be in effect until 10 a.m., Tuesday. Visibility of a quarter of a mile or less possible in dense fog areas, the advisory text says. ShareTweet0 Shares

Peter Poli appointed Salem Lakes trustee

Peter Poli was appointed a Salem Lakes trustee by the Village Board at its meeting Monday. Poli was appointed in a 5 to 1 vote. Poli was sworn in during the meeting and began acting in his new capacity for the balance of the meeting. Poli will serve out the remainder of the term of […]

Deaths May 20, 2024: Kim Anne Nyden

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Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544 to host 2024 Memorial Day parade and cemetery observances on May 27

Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544 will host a Memorial Day parade on May 27. All entries with a patriotic or memorial theme are welcome.  Please refrain from any political and/or campaign centered entries as this will be a non-partisan event (All incumbent office holders welcome).  Parade staging will begin at 10 a.m. at Lance […]

Severe thunderstorm watch issued

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for an area of Wisconsin that includes Kenosha County. The watch is set to be in effect until 5 p.m. The watch area also includes some northeastern Illinois counties. ShareTweet0 Shares

Schultz-Hahn American Legion Post #293 to host 2024 Memorial Day Parade and ceremony in Silver Lake May 27

Schultz-Hahn American Legion Post #293 will host its annual Memorial Day Parade and ceremony on Monday, May 27. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. The parade route typically starts at Prosser Street and Cogswell Drive and proceeds south on Cogswell to First Street. The parade follows First Street to East Lake Street, turning north […]

A word from our sponsors: Purely Paws Spa offers dog grooming and pet supply

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Agenda: Salem Lakes Village Board meeting May 20, 2024

The Salem Lakes Village Board is scheduled to meet Monday at 6 p.m. at Village Hall in Salem. This meeting will be live streamed and available for later viewing here. Agenda items include: Appointment of a candidate to fill the Trustee vacancy for duration of term ending April 2025. Such appointment will proceed as follows: […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board meeting May 20, 2024

The Twin Lakes Village is scheduled to meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Discussion and possible action regarding Resolution 2024-5-4 Exercising ReferendumOption for EMS services. Discussion and possible action regarding Resolution 2024-5-3 to Borrow $220,000 fromthe Trust Funds of the State of Wisconsin for the purchase of […]

Highway Q to close for resurfacing

From the county Division of Highways: A resurfacing project on Kenosha County Highway Q in the Village of Bristol is set to begin Tuesday, May 21, and will involve daily closures to through traffic. The work area includes the portion of Highway Q (104th Street/Winfield Road) between highways U (136th Avenue) and 45 (Bristol Road). […]

A word from our sponsors: May 19, 2024 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Sons of the American Legion Post #293 rehabbing Veterans Memorial Park in Silver Lake

Sons of the American Legion Post #293 members were working Saturday on their rehabilitation of Veterans Memorial Park in Silver Lake. The SAL post, affiliated with Schultz-Hahn American Legion Post #293 in Silver Lake, has been working on shaping up the park. Earlier this year, it received approval to do the work from the Salem […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Pleasant Prairie

At about 1 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid from Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue. Per dispatch: Bristol is responding for a rollover crash at Highway 165 and 120th Avenue with multiple injuries. ShareTweet0 Shares

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Assoc. 2024 Business in the Park & Car Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Assoc. 2024 Business in the Park & Car Show is taking place downtown Saturday. The event, featuring vendor and business booths, food, DJ music and a car show filling Main Street, continues until 3 p.m., Saturday. Here are some more photos from the event just after the car […]

A word from our sponsors: May 18, 2024 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Air quality alert issued

Kenosha County is under an air quality alert from noon until 11 p.m., Saturday. From the alert text: The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has issued an Air Quality Advisory for Ozone on Saturday, May 18, from noon until 11 p.m. This advisory affects people living in the following counties: Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan, […]

Deaths May 17, 2024: Jacqueline Ann Zentmyer

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Paddock Lake local street improvement project to start June 6

Paddock Lake in the summer has been synonymous in recent years with road construction, primarily on Highway 50. There will be road construction this year too in Paddock Lake, but this time on village roads. Work on the extensive project that will touch most sectors of the village (except the newer neighborhoods) is expected to […]

Deaths May 16, 2024: Joyce Ann Cates

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Ambulnz by DocGo gives EMS presentation to Randall & Wheatland town boards

Private emergency medical services provider Ambulnz by DocGo gave a presentation on its services and answered questions from board members at a joint Randall and Wheatland town boards meeting Tuesday at Wheatland Town Hall in New Munster.. Ambulnz by DocGo is being considered by the towns for providing EMS staring in 2025. The towns currently […]

Garage sales page updated

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Paddock Lake Village Board switches to appointments to fill vacant trustee seats; applicants sought

Turns out the Paddock Lake Village Board can and will make appointments to fill its two currently vacant trustee seats. The remaining members of the board Wednesday gave village staff the go ahead to implement a process to gather applicants with the goal of making appointments in June. The board had been under the impression […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 8:42 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 10300 block of Highway 83 in Trevor. Per dispatch: This is a 2 to 3 vehicle crash. One car may be submerged in water. UPDATE 8:43 p.m. — Kenosha County Dive Team dispatched to […]

Alex Attiah appointed Paddock Lake president pro tempore

Paddock Lake village Trustee Alex Attiah was appointed president pro tempore until April 2025 at Wednesday’s regular Village Board meeting. Attiah was appointed by a unanimous vote. Terry Burns resigned as village president as of May 12, citing health concerns. Burns’ term expires in April 2025. ShareTweet0 Shares

A word from our sponsors: 2024 Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association Business in the Park and Car Show is May 18

Note: This is a paid announcement from Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association — DH Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association’s Business in the Park & Car Show is May 18. Hours for the event will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The car show will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 […]

Units responding for medical call at Wilmot UHS

At about 2:31 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient may have fainted. ShareTweet0 Shares

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 9:31 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Protection District units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 8200 block of the northbound lanes of I-94. Per dispatch: Crash involves single motorcyclist. ShareTweet0 Shares

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