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July 10, 2020 lake test results: Center Lake remains at caution

A swim caution remains in effect for Center Lake after re-sampling by the Kenosha County Division of Health Thursday continued to show elevated E.coli levels there. The most recent result for Center Lake was 272 E.coli/100 mL. The swim caution will remain in effect over the weekend as smapling will not take place again until […]

July 9, 2020 lake test results: Paddock Lake North Shore Association caution lifted; Center Lake still on caution

A swim caution has been lifted for the North Shore Association beach on Paddock Lake and a swim caution remains in effect at Center Lake after re-sampling Wednesday. The results for resampling done Wednesday were: Center Lake – 649 E.coli/100 mL North Shore Association – 58 E.coli/100 mL Center Lake was scheduled to be resampled again […]

Many Salem Lakes lakes remain on slow no wake status

Several lakes in Salem Lakes will remain on slow no wake status through the weekend, village President Diann Tesar announced Friday. Village lakes under slow no wake are: Center Lake, Camp Lake, Voltz Lake, Lake Shangri-la, Hooker Lake, Cross Lake. Levels in these lakes are decreasing, but were still over the high water mark, Tesar […]

Some Salem Lakes lakes under slow no wake

Several lakes within the boundaries of Salem Lakes are under slow no wake orders. As of Wednesday, lakes that are under slow no wake are: Center Lake, Cross Lake and Lake Shangri-la, according to village President Diann Tesar’s Facebook page Lakes that have had a slow no wake order lifted are Camp Lake, Hooker Lake […]

Slow, no wake orders issued in Salem Lakes and Twin Lakes

Municipal governments in Salem Lakes and Twin Lakes have put most of their lakes under a slow, no wake order. One exception to the order is Silver Lake, which continues to have regular boat operation. The Twin Lakes order affects Lake Mary and Lake Elizabeth. The lakes there received over 4 inches of rain from […]

June 6, 2018 lake test results: Silver Lake County Park beach at caution

Silver Lake County Park beach is under swimming caution after testing on Tuesday showed elevated E.coli levels there. Cautions are issued for results of more than 235 E.coli/100 mL. Beaches are closed to swimming for a test result of more than 1,000 E.coli/100 mL. Tuesday’s result at Silver Lake County Park beach was: 345 E.coli/100 mL. […]

Units responding to leak in Center Lake

At about 12:08 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible gas leak in the 26800 block of 90th Street in Center Lake. Per dispatch: Call came from utility that said it received a call about a hissing gas pipe inside a home. Occupants told to evacuate. ShareTweet0 Shares

Heavy snow cover didn’t deter milfoil on Camp, Center lakes

One of the curses of local lake management — Eurasian milfoil — continues to defy expectations. At Monday’s Salem Town Board meeting, Supervisor Dennis Faber, who also is a commissioner of the Camp/Center Lakes Rehabilitation District, said conventional wisdom going into this spring and summer was that the heavy snowfall of this year — including on […]

Body of Center Lake missing swimmer recovered

The body of a man who was swimming in Center Lake Tuesday afternoon and then went missing was recovered around midnight last night. From a statement released by Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Sgt. Bill Beth: At approximately Midnight the body of Clide Routheaux was recovered from the bottom of Center Lake nearly 200 yards […]

Missing Center Lake swimmer identified; recovery efforts continuing

A man who was swimming in Center Lake today and disappeared under water has been identified by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department as Clide Routheaux, 75, of  Trevor. According to a statement released by Sgt. Mike Weyker, Sheriff’s Department spokesman: On 09/10/2013 at 1453 hours Deputies responded with Salem Fire and Rescue to Center Lake, in […]

Units responding for water call on Center Lake; search for swimmer under way

At about 2:56 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and county dive team members are responding for a water call on Center Lake. Per dispatch: A man was swimming about 250 yards out from shore, but now is not visible. Someone is on a boat in the area he was last seen but cannot find the […]

Center Lake Woods community carnival is Saturday

The CLWPOA Community Carnival will take place Saturday, July 20. The public is invited. The carnival will start at 11 a.m.  and will include a fun filled day of game, prizes and food: Carnival games and prizes for the young at heart. Bouncy houses. Face painting. Bake sale. 50/50 raffle. Concessions for a full lunch […]

Soggy, but tasty Dairy Breakfast

  The brave souls who meandered through muddy fields to attend the annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast at Uhlenhake’s Land Locked Acres were not disappointed. A steady downpour dampened the number of attendees, but not the spirit of those who enjoyed a fresh breakfast of scrambled eggs, pancakes, muffins, bread and butter, yogurt, milk and […]

Camp, Center and Hooker lakes on slow no-wake

The following statement regarding a slow no wake order was released by Salem town Clerk Cindi Ernest today: Camp, Center, and Hooker Lakes are restricted to “SLOW NO WAKE” at this time. With the predicted additional rain, there is the potential for further “Slow No Wake” restrictions on additional lakes in the Town of Salem. Further information […]

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