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Units responding for burning in Paris

At about 1:41 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a report of burning in the 5000 block of 172nd Avenue in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller reports a fire in the ditch line. Share12Tweet12 Shares

Work on Highway 45 resurfacing project to begin this week

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will get underway with the resurfacing of Highway 45 between Highway 50 and Highway 11. Work on the temporary signals at Highways 45 and 50 will begin the week of April 6. The project will include resurfacing of the roadway in addition to multiple culverts being replaced within the project […]

Units responding for burning in Paris

At about 10:33 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 20200 block of Highway NN in Paris. UPDATE about 10:36 a.m. — Deputy dispatched to the scene at request of fire unit on the scene. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Agenda: Paris Town Board regular meeting Feb. 25, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular monthly meeting on Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. at the Town of Paris Safety Building in Paris. Among the agenda items are a solar farm update and an ordinance to create Section 5-17.5 of the Code of Ordinances for the Town of Paris relating to […]

Agenda: Paris Plan Commission public hearing and meeting Feb. 17, 2020

The Paris Plan Commissionon is scheduled to conduct a public hearing at 7 p.m. at the Town of Paris Safety Building in Paris. The hearing will be to accept public comment regarding a proposed amendment to the Land Use Plan Map for the Town of Paris of the Comprehensive Plan for Kenosha County. An application […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 7:03 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash on Highway 142, west of Highway 45 in Paris. Share16Tweet16 Shares

Paris denies request from sex offender to live at motel

The Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board has denied a request from a registered sex offender for an exemption to the town’s sex offender residency ordinance. Peter T. Nelson Sr. requested an exemption to the town residency restrictions to allow him to reside at a motel in the 4500 block of 200th Ave. in Paris. The […]

Paris takes another step toward banning engine braking

Residents within earshot of Highway 45 and Highway 142 in Paris take heed: The Paris Town Board took another step toward banning engine braking within the town. On Tuesday, the Town Board took state-required action to set the locations of signs giving notice of the engine braking ban. The town had already passed an ordinance […]

Agenda: Paris Town Board special meeting and regular board meeting Jan. 28, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a special meeting and its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday at Town Hall in Paris. First up is the special Town Board meeting at 6 p.m., which is set to move into closed session to discuss and consider Liberty Mutual Insurance Company coverages and a proof of […]

Agenda: Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board meeting Jan. 28, 2020

The Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board is scheduled to meet at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday at Paris Town Hall in Paris. The meeting will include a hearing on a request from Peter T. Nelson Sr. requesting an exemption to the town residency restrictions that would allow him to reside at a motel in the 4500 block […]

Units responding for investigation in Paris

At about 4:06 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation in the area of the 3800 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller reports a strong odor in the area. Share20Tweet20 Shares

Units responding for investigation in Paris

At about 4:47 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation near Highway 45 and N in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller is concerned about a strong smell in the area. Share12Tweet12 Shares

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:35 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 16000 block of 38th Street in Paris. Per dispatch: This is a single vehicle crash. Share7Tweet7 Shares

Deputies on scene of crash on Highway KR

The following news release was issued by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department via email at about 4:56 p.m.: The Sheriff’s Department is currently on the scene of a vehicle crash that occurred today at 4:08 p.m. involving a motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle in the 14400 block of Highway KR / 1st Street.  Westbound traffic on […]

Deputy responding for road hazard in Paris

At about 7:43 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to the intersection of Highway 45 and Highway NN for a report of a road hazard. Per dispatch: Caller reports two tires in the intersection. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Units responding for fuel spill in Paris

At about 8:43 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a report of a fuel spill in the 1300 block of the West Frontage Road in Paris for a fuel spill. Per dispatch: A truck sustained a puncture in a fuel tank on I-94 and is now parked here. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Burlington for fire

Local fire departments are responding for mutual aid to the Burlington Fire Department for a structure fire in the 500 block of State Street. Due to respond are: Town of Wheatland Fire Department with an engine, Randall Fire Department with a tender (water tanker) and Paris Fire and Rescue with an ambulance. Requested to respond […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 10:01 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 1200 block of Highway MB in Paris. Per dispatch: Vehicle may be rolled over. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:40 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12100 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. One vehicle may be in the ditch. Injuries unknown. A pole also may have been struck. UPDATE 6:44 a.m. — State […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 7:19 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 900 block of 180th Avenue (Highway A) in Paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle involved, which may have struck a pole. Airbags deployed. Share28Tweet28 Shares

Culvert work to close 144th Avenue in Paris on July 25

The county has made the following announcement regarding work that will close 144th Avenue in Paris: A culvert replacement will close 144th Avenue in the Town of Paris on Thursday, July 25. The closure will affect the entire stretch of road, between Highway KR (First Street) and Highway A (Seventh Street). This work by the […]

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 2:32 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash in the 14000 block of Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: One involved person needs to be checked out by rescue. Share11Tweet11 Shares

Highway MB in Paris to be resurfaced this week

From the Kenosha County Highway Department: A portion of Kenosha County Highway MB (152nd Avenue) in the Town of Paris is scheduled to be resurfaced beginning later this week. The area to be resurfaced spans from Highway K (60th Street) to Highway 142 (Burlington Road). Work is expected to begin this Wednesday or Thursday, June […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 8:01 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a crash in the 800 block of 180th Avenue in Paris. Per dispatch: Sheriff’s deputies already on the scene. Single vehicle crash. Driver out of vehicle, but may be injured. Rescue response requested by deputies. UPDATE 8:06 p.m. — Bristol Fire and Rescue […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 5:53 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for a crash in the 19700 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller reports this involves a motorcyclist who is off the road and injured. Share7Tweet7 Shares

Paris Legacy Committee scaling back community facilities proposals

The next time the community hears from the Paris Legacy Committee expect the group’s proposal for community facilities at both the town hall and Paris School sites. That was the message delivered by committee Chairman Roger Gahart at last week’s Town Board meeting. In March, a plan commission meeting held at the school unveiled the […]

Units responding for investigation along Paris/Bristol/Kenosha border

At about 4:17 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for an investigation of a report of a smell of natural gas in the 12100 block of Highway K near the Paris/Bristol/Kenosha border. ShareTweet0 Shares

Units responding for crash along Paris/Bristol border

At about 7:15 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a cash in the 12200 block of Highway K along the Paris/Bristol border. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. No injuries being reported at this time. Scene is blocking westbound lanes. Share13Tweet13 Shares

Spring election 2019: Paris supervisor 1 results

Early results in the race for Paris supervisor 1 show Ron Buttke leading Amanda Kurt. At 8:41 p.m., results from Kenosha County show the following totals: Buttke 325 (56%) and Kurt 252 (44%). Incumbent Ron Kammerzelt did not run for re-election. UPDATE 10:12 p.m. — These numbers appear to be complete unofficial results. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Spring election 2019: Paris town chairman results

Early results in the race for Paris town chairman show Plan Commission Chairman John Holloway leading former town clerk/treasurer Beverly McCumber. Incumbent Virgil Gentz did not run for re-election. At 8:20 p.m., results from Kenosha County show: Holloway 411 (69%), McCumber 180 (30%). UPDATE 10:11 p.m. — These numbers appear to be complete unofficial results. Share19Tweet19 Shares

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