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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 […]

Units responding for burning in Randall

At about 4:01 p.m., Randal Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 33300 block of 125th Street in Randall. Share4 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 4

Sheriff’s Department seeking info about Bristol burglaries

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is looking for information regarding burglaries in Bristol. From the Sheriff’s Department Facebook page: Share27 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 27

Units responding for person struck by vehicle in Trevor

At about 4:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 25800 block of Highway C in Trevor. Per dispatch: Report received that a person has been struck by a vehicle. Per dispatch, this person was walking a bicycle along the road. UPDATE 4:43 p.m. — Emergency personnel unable to locate […]

Units responding to Salem School for medical call

At about 11:55 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Salem School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient fell on the playground. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 8:14 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and a Twin Lakes Police officer are responding for an investigation in the 900 block of Rhyner’s Lane in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: This is for investigation of an unknown odor. UPDATE 8:18 p.m. — Police officer on the scene reports no signs of smoke […]

Units responding for crash in Silver Lake

At about 1:50 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 500 block of S. Cogswell Drive in Silver Lake. UPDATE 1:56 p.m. — Deputy on scene requests a tow truck. Share10 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 10

Units responding for crash in Wilmot

At about 2:40 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the intersection of Highways B and C in Wilmot for a report of a crash. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; injuries being reported. Share8 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 8

Units responding to Lakewood School for medical call

At about 3:43 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for to Lakewood School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient has fallen off a bike. Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 3:36 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 45 and 50 in Bristol for a report of a crash. UPDATE 3:38 p.m. — Per dispatch: Scene is west of the intersection. UPDATE 3:48 p.m. — Tow trucks responding for both vehicles […]

Units responding for smoke in Paddock Lake

At about 1:12 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of black smoke in the 24300 block of 64th Street in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 1:18 p.m. — Dispatch reports that deputy on scene says smoke appears to have been from a generator, which is now not running. Share1 Tweet Share Pin +1 […]

Units responding to Salem School for medical call

At about 12:28 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Salem School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient has passed out. Share14 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 14

Units responding to transformer problem in Bristol

At about 5:43 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a blown transformer in about the 19200 block of Highway C in Bristol. UPDATE 5:55 p.m. — Traffic approaching the scene on Highway C being blocked by deputy and fire personnel. Share25 Tweet Share Pin +1 […]

UPDATE: Plane in Camp Lake press conference

Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, the Kenosha County Dive Team, and the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department investigated a plane down in Camp Lake Monday evening. At the conclusion of the investigation, Sheriff David Beth provided some more information: UPDATE about 11 a.m. Oct. 30 — Here is a news release issued by the Sheriff’s Department this morning: […]

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 8:50 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue, Randall Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police offices are responding to a report of a fire in the 200 block of Mueller Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: Caller reporting smoke int eh wall or perhaps coming from a […]

Units responding to aircraft down in Camp Lake

6:23 p.m. — Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Station 1 and Bristol Fire and Rescue are responding to an aircraft in Camp Lake near 100th St and 278th Ave.¬† Bristol Fire and Rescue has been requested to bring a boat. UPDATE 6:33 p.m. – Kenosha County is requesting the dive team to the scene. UPDATE 9:06 p.m. […]

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 4:45 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at 93rd Street and Grove Trail in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 4:47 p.m. — Dispatch says incident involves a delivery truck on its side. Police officer on the scene say there appears to […]

Two freed from car in Rock Lake crash

At about 2:30 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies responded for a crash in the 25600 block of 121st Street in Rock Lake. A single car went off the road. Two people had to be freed from the vehicle by firefighters. Flight for Life medical transport helicopter was called to respond but was […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 9:28 p.m., Salem Lakes Fie/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 6800 block of 243rd Avenue Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a vehicle off the road that may have struck a tree. UPDATE 9:33 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports that there […]

Paddock Lake renews contract with sheriff; shifts coverage hours

The Paddock Lake Village Board has renewed its contract with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department for police coverage of the village including a rate increase and a change in coverage hours. Cost for patrol during two daily shifts for 2019 will be $292,718 up 6.8 percent from 2018. Another change will be the moving of […]

Crash between two semis leaves one dead and I-94 traffic backed up for miles

If you attempted to travel north on I-94 this morning (or even under the highway as I did) you likely encountered a massive traffic back-up. The problem was a crash involving two semis in Racine County. One of the drivers died. Here’s a report on the crash from Racine County Eye. Share Tweet Share Pin […]

Student confesses to making Wilmot UHS threat

A Wilmot Union High School student has confessed¬† to writing a threat on a bathroom wall at the school, a Sheriff’s Department news release says. From the news release (Note: We removed age and gender info of the student — DH): At approximately 2:10 pm on 10-23-18 the School Resource Officer and School Administration at […]

Units responding for burning in Salem Lakes

At about 1:56 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 9100 block of Fox River Road in Salem Lakes for a burning complaint. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for down tree in Silver Lake

At about 11 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a down tree in the 500 block of West Maple Street in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: A tree reportedly has fallen and maybe hit a utility pole. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Local veterans and volunteer first responders to receive Quick Reaction Force (QRF) training

Members of the first ever QRF-Kenosha Team will undergo training on Oct. 2o, Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 provided by Steve Heiges of the Medical College of Wisconsin and DryHootch, Levi Marker of Dry Hootch and E.D. Great Lakes DryHootch and Otis Winstead at the Kenosha County Center, Highways 50 and 45 in Bristol. Quick […]

No evidence of threat found at Central HS Friday

Central High School will have extra deputies on campus Friday in the wake of a social media threat discovered Thursday. Classes were to be held as normal on Friday, school officials said. Deputies searched the school twice and found no evidence of an imminent danger, Sheriff David Beth, who was at the school this morning, […]

Units responding for possible aircraft incident in Bristol

At about 6:12 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue are responding to the area of the Winfield Airport,¬†18120 Winfield Rd, Bristol, for a report of a possible aircraft incident. Per dispatch: Caller that was southbound on I-94 reported seeing what looked like a aircraft on fire that then appeared to […]

Units responding for burning in Paddock Lake

At about 5:28 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 24600 block of 69th Place in Paddock Lake. Share1 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 1

Units responding for smoke in Trevor

At about 4:37 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 11000 block of Highway 83 in Trevor for a report of smoke. Per dispatch: Caller says smoke is coming from a chimney. Share11 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 11

Crash in Bristol

At about 6:56 a.m., we have a reader report from the road that there is a crash at Highways 45 and C in Bristol. Scanner traffic suggests deputies are on the scene. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

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