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Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 3:39 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways JB and EW in Brighton. Per dispatch: This is a single vehicle crash. Car is in the ditch and was on fire but now only smoking. Occupant out of the vehicle. UPDATE 4 p.m. […]

2019 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Kenosha County’s dairy farm community was on display at the annual Dairy Breakfast Saturday. This year’s annual event was held at the Mighty Grand Dairy in Brighton. Those attending the event were able to eat a hearty breakfast that included an ice cream sundae, look over farm equipment and get a close up look at […]

Deputy responding for loose cows along Highway K

At about 1:16 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of loose cows in the 29900 block of Highway K along the Salem Lakes/Brighton border. Per dispatch: Cows are along the north side of the road. UPDATE 1:25 p.m. — Deputy reports cows are back behind a fence. Share379Tweet379 Shares

Units responding to fire along Paddock Lake/Brighton border

This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC. At about 5:58 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue from all stations and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a barn fire in the 23400 block of Highway K along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. UPDATE about 6:02 p.m. — Report from the […]

Units responding to grass fire in Brighton

At about 2:41 p.m., Kansasville Fire Department units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 26600 block of First Street in Brighton. Per dispatch: A large portion of a pasture is on fire. UPDATE 2:53 p.m. — Dispatch reports that deputy on the scene says most of […]

A word from our sponsors: Brighton School PTO Pasta Dinner Fundraiser is March 2

Note: This is a paid announcement from Brighton School PTO — DH Brighton School PTO is hold its Pasta Dinner & Auction Fundraiser on Saturday, March 2 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the school. This a fun family event! Pasta dinner cost is $7 pre-sale or $10 at the door.  Cost for 6 years […]

A word from our sponsors: Brighton School PTO Pasta Dinner Fundraiser is March 2

Note: This is a paid announcement from Brighton School PTO — DH Brighton School PTO is hold its Pasta Dinner & Auction Fundraiser on Saturday, March 2 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the school. This a fun family event! Pasta dinner cost is $7 pre-sale or $10 at the door.  Cost for 6 years […]

Units responding for crash along Paddock Lake-Brighton border

Note: This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC. — DH At about 3:55 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 24100 block of Highway K along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. Per dispatch: Three vehicles — two cars and a minivan — involved. Injuries being reported. Scene is […]

Units responding for sparking wires in Brighton

This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC — DH At about 8:46 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of sparking wire in the 22100 block of 31st Street in Brighton. Share37Tweet37 Shares

Deputy responding for loose cows along Brighton-Salem Lakes border

At about 2:27 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of loose cows along Highway K about a quarter of a mile east of Highway B along the Brighton-Salem Lakes border. Per dispatch: Cows are in and out of the roadway, a caller reports.   Share296Tweet296 Shares

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 4:51 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 45th Street and 308th Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller reported a single pickup truck off the road, possibly having struck a tree and/or in a ditch. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Spring election 2019: Brighton offices to be uncontested, but with mostly non-incumbents

Town of Brighton offices in the April 2 election will not be contested on the ballot and for three of the four offices filled with non incumbents. However, the positions will not be as full of newbies as that might seem at first. The lone incumbent seeking re-election is Linda Perona as clerk-treasurer. She will […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 4:21 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, Kansasville Fire Department and Union Grove Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 1000 block of 312th Avenue (Highway J) in Brighton. Per dispatch: Reported that a shed is on fire. Hay inside shed. Shed is about 20 feet […]

2018 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast coverage (PHOTOS)

People were able to experience a bit of the life on a dairy farm Saturday at the 2018 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast. The breakfast is an annual event of Kenosha County Dairy Promotion in conjunction with June Dairy Month. This year’s host farm was Spoerlein Never Rest Farms on Highway NN in Brighton. Some overnight […]

Units responding to fire along Brighton-Salem Lakes border

At about 6 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 29900 block of 60th Street (Highway K) along the Salem Lakes-Brighton border. Per dispatch: A skid steer loader is on fire. UPDATE 6:06 p.m. — Per dispatch: Equipment fully engulfed in fire. UPDATE 6:12 […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 10:21 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a crash in the 264th block of 31st Street in Brighton. Per dispatch: Car and bicycle involved. UPDATE 10:29 a.m. — Engine company response from Station No. 4 cancelled by incident command.   Share5Tweet5 Shares

Open burning bans lifted in Wheatland, Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake, Brighton

The fire chiefs for Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Town of Wheatland Fire Department have cancelled open burning bans that were issued earlier this week in their respective coverage areas. That action affects Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake, Brighton and Wheatland. In announcing the cancelling of the Wheatland ban, town Clerk Sheila Siegler reminded residents there to […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 8:51 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a possible rollover crash on the 23500 block of 31st Street in Brighton. Per dispatch: Crash reported by automated alarm. UPDATE about 8:54 p.m. — Deputy on scene says a truck is in the ditch, but not rolled […]

Open burning ban issued for Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Chief Mike Slover has enacted a ban on open burning  in the three municipalities protected by the department — Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton. Slover issued the following statement regarding the ban Tuesday evening: Following discussions with other Fire Department officials I respectfully am placing a burn ban on open burning effective […]

Units responding for burning in Brighton

At about 8:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of burning in the 4100 block of Salem Road (Highway PH) in Salem. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Units responding to fire in Brighton

At about 10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of 232nd Avenue (Highway EW) in Brighton. Per dispatch: Fire reported in chimney and perhaps in one wall of house. UPDATE 10:01 p.m. — Deputy arriving on […]

Power outage in area

At about 2:10 power is out at westofthei.com headquarters in Paddock Lake. We Energies is reporting seven outages centered between Burlington and Paddock Lake effecting over 1,600 customers. UPDATE 3:24 p.m. — Power back on at WOTI HQ. We Energies still reporting some outages in Western Kenosha County. UPDATE 3:39 p.m. — We Energies says […]

UPDATE: Brighton house fire cause not suspcious

The cause of a fire that destroyed a Brighton house Friday afternoon in Brighton was not suspicious. Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Chief David Slover said the fire at the home in the 29900 block of 60th Street (Highway K) started in the kitchen. The cause is undetermined, but not suspicious. No one was at home at […]

UPDATE: Photos and video from Brighton house fire scene

Here are some photos and video by Earlene Frederick from the scene of a fire that destroyed a home in the 29900 block of 60th Street in Brighton Friday afternoon. About 12:50 pm Salem Lakes Fire and Kansasville Fire were dispatched to a possible kitchen fire. No one was home and the fire was called […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 1:15 p.m., multiple fire department units are on the scene of a fire in the 29900 block of Highway K (60th Street) in Brighton. Scanner transmissions indicate a box alarm has been activated. UPDATE 1:33 p.m. — Kenosha County Scanner Facebook page confirms a box alarm was activated. They are reporting fire may […]

Brighton School annual Pasta Dinner & Dodgeball Tournament is Nov. 11

Brighton Elementary School’s 6th annual Pasta Dinner and Dodgeball Tournament fundraiser is Saturday, Nov. 11, from 4-8 p,m. at Brighton Elementary School. Brighton is located at the corner at Highway 75 and Highway 142 in Brighton (1200 248th Ave, Kansasville, WI 53139). This is a great family activity featuring a pasta dinner ($7 presale/ $10 at the door, […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue service area burning ban lifted

The burning ban in effect for areas served by Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue has been lifted as of Oct. 11. Recent rain was sufficient enough to lessen the dry and hazardous conditions, said Salem Lakes Fire Chief Mike Slover in a news release issued Wednesday afternoon. Residents are reminded to perform burning in accordance with their local […]

Car vs. farm equipment crash in Brighton (PHOTOS)

A crash between in Brighton this morning caused a farm vehicle to roll over. The crash occurred near Highway JB and Highway 75 at about 11:30 a.m. Sheriff’s deputies and personnel from Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue responded to the scene. Photos from the crash appear to show two vehicles involved — a car and the farm […]

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue chief and Paris Fire and Rescue chief ban open burning

The chiefs of Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue have implemented open burning bans in their jurisdictions. The Salem Lakes ban is particularly wide ranging, including all of Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake and Brighton, the municipalities served by that department. The Paris ban affects just Paris. Paris fire Chief Roland Iwen announced his […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 6:55 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash on Highway JB east of Highway B in Brighton. Per dispatch: Deputy already on the scene. One injured person being reported. ShareTweet0 Shares

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