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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.   Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

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. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

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. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for burning in Brighton

At about 7 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 23700 block of 18th Place in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller reports burning of inappropriate items in a bonfire. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

St. Francis Xavier Parish “Family Fun Day and Auction is Aug. 5

The 2014 St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church “Family Fun Day and Auction” will take place Aug. 5, at 1 p.m. at the church grounds in Brighton. This annual event includes food, refreshments and more. Mass will be at 3 p.m. The Live Auction is at 5 p.m. Treasure Table of small antiques starts at 3 p.m. […]

Municipal officials address flooding impact in their municipalities

Elected and municipal officials from Western Kenosha County towns and villages gave updates on their jurisdictions or emphasized information that has received less attention at a press conference in Silver Lake this afternoon. Speaking were: Salem Lakes village President Diann Tesar, Paddock Lake village President Terry Burns, Salem Lakes Trustee William Hopkins, Brighton Chairman John […]

Deputies responding for crash along Paddock Lake-Brighton border

At about 12:27 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K, along the Paddock Lake-Brighton border. Per dispatch: Scene is blocking traffic. No injuries being reported at this time. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

2017 Dairy Breakfast coverage (PHOTOS)

A little drizzle and mud didn’t stop 3,152 people from enjoying pancakes,eggs and ice cream at the 36th annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast Saturday morning. The Daniels Dairy Farm, 1166 240th Ave., was the host for the third time. Seven generations of Daniels having been farming the land since 1844. People could visit their 310 […]

Daniels Dairy Farm to host 2017 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast June 17

The Daniels Dairy Farm in Brighton will be the host of the 2017 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast on June 17 from 6:30-10:30 a.m. From the Kenosha Area Convention and Visitors Bureau: Attendees can enjoy a morning on the farm that includes: A big farm breakfast, milking demonstrations, a Wisconsin products tent with items for purchase, […]

Deputy responding for crash in Brighton

At about 4:28 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of a crash in the 23300 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller says they ran off the road and hit a tree. No injuries being reported at this time. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Vida Terry recognized for long service to Brighton

Vida Terry of Brighton was recognized for her long service to the town as an election official and in other capacities and roles as well. A reception in Terry’s honor was held at Brighton Town Hall Sunday. Terry started as an election official for the town in 1964. She also served as town treasurer for 10 years. […]

Units responding to crash along Brighton-Salem Lakes border

At about 6:48 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 28600 block of Highway K along the Salem Lakes-Brighton border. UPDATE 6:54 p.m. — Deputy requests tow for one vehicle. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for crash at Highways 75 and K

At about 3:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 75 and K along the Salem Lakes/Paddock Lake/Brighton border. Per radio transmissions: Three vehicles involved, two cars and a pickup truck. UPDATE about 4:30 p.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue units cleared the scene and […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 4:04 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a possible barn fire in the 500 block of 264th Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: Salem’s response is a request for mutual aid to the Kansasville Fire Department, which is already responding. UPDATE 4:08 p.m. — Dispatch […]

Units responding to crash in Brighton

At about 2:39 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 29000 block of Highway JB in Brighton. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over on driver’s side. Single occupant conscious and breathing but may be trapped. UPDATE 2:42 p.m. — Deputy reporting that occupant […]

Units responding to crash along Salem-Brighton border

At about 12:17 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 29600 block of Highway K along the Salem-Brighton border. Per dispatch: One car is in the ditch and there is one injured person. Deputies already on the scene. Share Tweet Share Pin […]

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