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Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 6:31 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an alarm in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 4:33 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a crash at Highways JF and C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Injuries being reported. Appears to be three vehicles involved. UPDATE 4:43 p.m. — Deputy requests a tow truck for one vehicle. Share39 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 39

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 1:28 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 11800 block of the northbound lanes of I-94. Per dispatch: One vehicle involved. Injuries being reported. Share8 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 8

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 7:29 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department, Randall Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units are responding to a report of a fire in the 1700 block of Wilmot Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a stove fire. Smoke in apartment. UPDATE 7:31 p.m. — Twin Lakes fire command tells […]

Units responding for fire in Salem

At about 1:54 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 9400 block of 246th Avenue in Salem. Per dispatch: Passerby reports a portable toilet unit on fire in Salem Community Park. UPDATE 2:17 p.m. — Fire command reports fire is extinguished; units are returning to quarters. Share13 […]

Units responding for fire in Wheatland

At about 3:34 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to the 3900 block fo Highway 83 in Wheatland for a report of a fire. Per dispatch: This is a possible snowmobile fire. UPDATE 3:38 p.m. — Dispatch reports to fire units that a deputy on scene reports that […]

Units responding for alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 3:26 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 2800 block of East Lakeshore Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm. UPDATE 3:50 p.m. — Per dispatch: All units clearing the scene and returning to quarters. Share9 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares […]

Units responding to alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 9:35 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding to the 100 block of Pauley Avenue in Twin Lakes for an alarm. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm Share4 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 4

Silver Lake Rescue Squad ambulances leased for use by Twin Lakes Rescue for six months

Silver Lake Rescue Squad may be in the process of dissolving, but its two ambulances are still serving Wheatland and Randall residents. On Monday, the Wheatland Town Board approved a six-month lease of one of the ambulances. Wheatland will pay Silver Lake Rescue $500 per month. Wheatland will then lease the ambulance to Twin Lakes […]

Twin Lakes Police investigating stabbing

Twin Lakes Police are investigating a stabbing in Twin Lakes Sunday night. From a news release issued Monday morning: On Sunday, 1113/2019 at 9 p.m., Twin Lakes Police Officers and Twin Lakes Rescue were called to an apartment in the 300 block of Holy Hill Road in the Village of Twin Lakes for a male subject that […]

Silver Lake Rescue Squad leaves legacy of emergency medical care

After 59 years of service to Silver Lake and nearby areas, Silver Lake Rescue Squad is no longer answering calls, but has left a legacy of service and training in emergency medical service. Changing financial factors lead the department to cease operations as of Dec. 31, 2018. “It’s hard to think of it coming to […]

2019 brings changes to emergency medical services in Silver Lake, Randall and Wheatland

The turn of the new year has brought changes to how residents of Silver Lake and some residents of Randall and Wheatland receive emergency medical services. Silver Lake Rescue Squad discontinued operations as of Dec. 31. The municipal governments of Randall and Wheatland contracted with Twin Lakes Rescue to cover the portions of their towns […]

Units responding to crash in Trevor

At about 5:45 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 10300 block of 268th Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: Single vehicle has rolled over. UPDATE 5:50 p.m. —  Driver out of vehicle, conscious and walking around.   Share15 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 15

Units responding for crash in Salem Lakes

At about 2:57 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 216th Avenue and Highway AH in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Injuries being reported. Two vehicles involved. Airbags deployed. Vehicles are not blocking traffic. Share12 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 12

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. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Units responding for alarm in Randall

At about 3:04 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 37800 block of 87th Street in Randall. Per dispatch: This is a for a smoke alarm. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm is in a camper; owner says it is a battery issue. Unit on […]

Spring election 2019: Contest races for president and trustee in Bristol

Voters in Bristol will be able to vote in contested races for village president and trustee in the April 2 election. Filing by the Jan. 2 deadline to run for president were incumbent Michael Farrell and Colleen Fisch, who is a current village trustee. Filing to run for village trustee were incumbents Fisch and John […]

Units responding for crash in Slades Corners

At about 2:44 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway 50 and Highway P in Slades Corners. Per dispatch: One person injured in one vehicle. Another vehicle appears to have been struck from behind. Share20 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 20

Units responding for CO problem in Wheatland

At about 2:40 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department units are responding to a report of a possible carbon monoxide problem in the 31300 block of 71st Street in Wheatland. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 10:39 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 12100 block of Highway C in Bristol for a crash. Per dispatch: One injury being reported.   Share17 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 17

Units responding for water rescue in Twin Lakes

At about 1:13 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to Lance Park on Lake Mary in Twin Lakes for a possible water rescue. UPDATE about 1:30 p.m. — Some units were clearing the scene. Share37 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 37

Units responding for fire in Trevor

At about 8:53 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a vehicle on fire in the 11300 block of 272nd Avenue in Trevor. UPDATE 8:55 p.m. — Bristol Fire and rescue and additional Salem Lakes units dispatched as vehicle is fully engulfed in the driveway and close to […]

Units responding for alarm in Trevor

At about 1:26 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of an alarm at a house in the 12500 block of 280th Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Green Bay Road closed in Kenosha

Green Bay Road between 60th Street and 52nd Street in Kenosha is closed Thursday morning while investigation of a fire continues. You are asked to avoid that area if you are headed in that direction. From the Sheriff’s Department at 6:44 a.m.: At 3:14 am this morning, Kenosha Sheriff’s Deputies responded with the Somers Fire Department […]

Units responding to Trevor-Wilmot School for alarm

At about 3:56 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of an alarm at Trevor-Wilmot School. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Units responding for crash in Wilmot

At about 7:18 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in th 12700 block of Highway W (Fox River Road) in Wilmot. Per dispatch: Single vehicle, may have rolled over. Injury being reported.   Share34 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 34

Local departments responding for mutual aid to Kenosha

At about 7:05 p.m., Western Kenosha County Fire Departments are responding as mutual aid for a MABAS box alarm activated by the Kenosha Fire Department for a fire in the 900 block of 42nd Street. Per dispatch: Expected to respond for a change of quarters to man Station No. 4 are Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue with […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 2:49 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible fire in a residence in the 40100 block of 94th Place in Randall. Per dispatch: Person returned home to find alarms sounding and white smoke in building. UPDATE […]

Units responding to Salem School for medical call

At about 9:05 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Salem School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is having difficulty breathing. Share25 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 25

Wheatland firehouse planning committee gets underway

The committee that will guide the process of constructing a new firehouse for the Town of Wheatland Fire Department held its first meeting Monday at Town Hall in New Munster. Committee members and meeting times were set, with a stated goal to get decisions made over the next few months to move the project forward. […]

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