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Deputy responding for loose cows along Salem Lakes-Brighton border

At about 6:55 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of loose cows in about the 29000 block of Highway K along the Brighton-Salem Lakes border, Share42Tweet42 Shares

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 6:05 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 75 and Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved and injuries being reported. UPDATE 6:10 p.m. — Salem command requests response from Bristol Fire and Rescue with an ambulance. UPDATE 6:12 p.m. […]

State grant awarded to bring more broadband internet to Paris, Brighton, Bristol

A grant that should help bring broadband internet to more of Paris, Brighton and Bristol was announced by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin Friday. A grant of $872,171 was awarded to Spectrum Mid-America, LLC for the project, which is expected to bring fiber broadband service to 918 residential locations in Paris, Brighton, and Bristol. […]

Carl and Shirley Daniels inducted into Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame

Carl and Shirley Daniels of Brighton are among 12 inductees for 2021 to the Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame. The announcement of this year’s laureates was made by Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development via news release on Friday. Shirley Daniels died in 2017. Following is their bio from the announcement: Carl and Shirley Daniels impacted the […]

Fire/rescue, police on scene of crash along Salem Lakes/Brighton border

At about 11:15 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies responded to a crash at Highways 75 and K along the Paddock Lake/Brighton border. At about 11:30 a.m., traffic was being routed around the scene. Westbound traffic on Highway K is being diverted north on 248th Avenue in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 12:23 p.m. — […]

Units responding for alarm in Brighton

At about 8:37 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 25400 block of 60th Street in Brighton. Per dispatch: This is for an activated fire alarm. UPDATE 8:40 p.m. — Dispatch reports to responding units that resident reports alarm was triggered by cooking. No fire. One unit will continue to […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 10:28 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash int eh 26700 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Vehicle may have rolled over and struck a utility pole. UPDATE 10:35 a.m. — Salem Lakes command arriving on the scene reports single vehicle rollover. […]

US Rep. Steil brings flag from US Capitol to Brighton War Memorial

U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil (R-Janesville) was in Brighton Monday to deliver a flag for the Brighton Veterans Memorial. From a news release from the congressman’s office: Congressman Bryan Steil (WI-01) delivered a U.S. flag that was flown over the Capitol to the Brighton War Memorial.  “I’m committed to honoring and supporting our nation’s veterans. Whether it’s […]

Human remains discovered in Brighton house fire

The remains of a deceased person were found in a house that burned in Brighton Monday. From a sheriff’s department news release: On Monday, June 7, 2021, at approximately 4:25 p.m. Deputies along with the Kansasville Fire and Rescue Department responded to a home in the 21700 block of Burlington Road for a structure fire.  […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 4:27 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, Kansasvillle Fire and Rescue and Union Grove Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a structure fire in the 21700 block of Burlington Road (Highway 142) in Brighton. UPDATE 4:32 p.m. — Dispatch relays to responding fire units that a deputy on scene […]

Man dies from crash in Brighton

A Milwaukee man died as rhe result of a crash in Brighton early Monday morning. From a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department news release: On May 3rd, 2021, at 2:59 AM, Kenosha County deputies, and Fire/Rescue personnel from the Town of Burlington responded to the 700 block of 312th Avenue (CTH J) for a serious vehicle crash.  […]

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

Culvert replacement to close Highway NN Wednesday

From the Kenosha County Highway Department A portion of Kenosha County Highway NN (45th Street) in the towns of Brighton and Paris is scheduled to be closed on Wednesday, April 21, for a culvert replacement. This includes the area between Highway 45 (200th Avenue) and Highway EW (232nd Avenue). Drivers are encouraged to use Highway […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 3:33 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 5100 block of 301st Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: This is being reported a flames in a swampy area near a residential subdivision. UPDATE 3:40 p.m. — Unit arriving on the scene […]

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 crash in Brighton

At about 6:52 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24200 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Units responding to crash in along Salem Lakes/Brighton border

At about 4:14 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways K and 75 along the Salem Lakes/Brighton border. Per dispatch: A pickup and SUV involved. Injuries being reported. UPDATE 4:18 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports three vehicles appear to be involved. […]

Agenda: Brighton Town Board meeting Feb. 8, 2021

The Brighton Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Monday, starting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall. Among the agenda items are: Presentation by district administrator Matt Eggert on the Brighton School District #1 referendum. The full agenda is available here. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Units responding for crash along Salem Lakes-Brighton line

At about 7:10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 27900 block of Highway K along the Brighton-Salem Lakes border. Per dispatch: Injuries being reported. UPDATE 7:18 p.m. — Dispatch reports that this crash is actually at Highway 50 and Highway W-north in Wheatland. […]

Units on scene of fire in Brighton

As of 8:15 a.m., fire units from multiple local fire departments are on the scene of a fire on 312th Avenue in Brighton. The fire investigation task force is also on the scene, according to radio transmissions. UPDATE 9 a.m. — Dispatch tones out Paris Fire and Rescue, Twin Lakes Fire Department and Randall Fire […]

Units responding for crash along Salem Lakes/Brighton border

At about 11:25 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 29600 block of Highway K (60th Street) along the Salem Lakes/Brighton border. Per dispatch: This is reported as a two-vehicle crash with one vehicle in the ditch rolled over. UPDATE 11:27 a.m. — Additional […]

Units responding for loose cows in Brighton

At about 7:21 p.m., a Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputy is responding to the 29800 block of Highway JB in Brighton for a report of two cows in the roadway. Per dispatch: Caller reported almost striking the cows. Share211Tweet211 Shares

Units responding for burning in Brighton

At about 6 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 24400 block of 31st Street in Brighton. UPDATE 6:05 p.m. — Fire unit on scene reports this is a large burn, with someone out controlling it. Share22Tweet22 Shares

Units responding for burning in Brighton

At about 6:50 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 3400 block of 264th Avenue in Brighton. UPDATE 7:03 p.m. — Fire personnel on scene determine this is not a hazard, Units returning to quarters, Share311Tweet311 Shares

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 3:51 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 75 and JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. One vehicle rolled over. Injuries being reported. UPDATE 4:03 p.m. — Deputy requests tow for rolled over vehicle which is on its roof, but off […]

Units responding for gas leak in Brighton

At about 10:20 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of a gas line break in the 24200 block of 17th Street in Brighton. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Units responding for smoke in Brighton

At about 11:35 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of smoke coming from a roof in the 1700 block of 240th Avenue in Brighton. UPDATE 11:39 a.m. — Kansasville Fire Department and Union Grove Fire Department also responding. Resident heard loud cracking noise. Neighbor reported seeing smoke coming from roof. UPDATE […]

Highway JB to close Tuesday for culvert repair

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: A portion of Kenosha County Highway JB in the Town of Brighton is scheduled to be closed Tuesday, June 16, for a culvert replacement. The closure will affect the section of Highway JB (31st Street) between Highway PH (264th Avenue) and Highway B (288th Avenue). Drivers are encouraged […]

Deputy responding for road hazard

At about 4:10 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of a road hazard at the intersection of Highways K and B along the Salem Lakes-Brighton border. Per dispatch; Caller reporting a loose cow west of Highway B and north of Highway K. Share292Tweet292 Shares

Western Kenosha County went big for absentee voting in April 7 election

Election officials throughout Wisconsin urged people planning to vote in the April 7 presidential preference primary and spring non-partisan election to use the absentee voting process, due to COVID-19 spread concerns. Typically, municipal clerks here said they would expect in-person voting to far outweigh absentee votes. As an example, Bristol village Clerk Amy Klemko said […]

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