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Randall issues burn ban

Randall has issued a burn ban, fire Chief Ken Foszcz announced Monday morning. The ban will be in effect immediately for all areas covered by the Randall Fire Department. The ban will remain in effect until U. S. Drought Monitor for southeast Wisconsin reduces from high to a lower risk level. “The fire danger for […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to town of Burlington

At about 9:37 a.m., some Western Kenosha County fire departments are responding to a MABAS box alarm activated by the Town of Burlington Fire Department for a fire in the 8500 block of Horizon Drive in the town of Burlington. Requested to respond are: Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue with a tender. Randall Fire Department with a […]

Units responding to fire in Randall

At about 4:09 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 8900 block of Highway KD in Randall. Per dispatch: This is reported as a possible fire in a road side ditch. Lots of smoke reported, but no flames seen. UPDATE 4:14 p.m. […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Lyons

At about 2:03 p.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are responding for mutual aid to a box alarm from the Lyons Fire Department for a structure fire at Hospital Road and Highway 36 in Lyons. Requested to respond are: Town of Wheatland Fire Department with a tender (water tanker). Randall Fire Department with a squad. […]

Oak tree transplanting underway at Kenosha County Veterans Memorial Park

Kenosha County Veterans Memorial Park in Wheatland and Randall is getting some new oak trees. Here are the details from a news release distributed Thursday by the Division of Parks: Over the last 15 years, Kenosha County has received and planted free tree saplings from the Argosy Foundation as well as overstock from Kenosha County’s […]

Agenda: Randall annual town meeting April 20, 2021

The Randall annual town meeting is scheduled to take place Tuesday, starting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall in Bassett. Agenda items include: Building Inspector report. Fire Department report. Recap of previous Annual Meeting. Additional Town business allowed. The full agenda is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Spring election 2021: Randall J1 School District referendum

Early results show an operational referendum for Randall J1 School District passing. Results at 10:04 p.m. with two of three polls reporting were: Yes 477 (55.99%) No 375 (44.01%) The referendum asked voters to authorize the district to exceed the revenue limit by $900,000 for the next three years in order to maintain the current […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes, Randall special joint meeting March 24, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board and the Randall Town Board are scheduled to hold a special joint meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. at Twin Lakes Village Hall. The meeting is for matters concerning the creation of a joint municipal court. The full agenda is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Applications sought to fill County Board Dist. 23 vacancy

Individuals interested in filling the County Board seat vacancy left by the death of Supervisor Lon Wienke last week can now apply to be appointed. Here are the details in a news release from the County Board office: The Kenosha County Clerk’s Office is now accepting applications from residents interested in filling the 23rd District […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Burlington

At about 10:53 a.m., Western Kenosha County fire departmetns are responding to a request for mutual aid from the Burlington Fire Department for a brush fire in the 6500 block of Wheatland Road in Burlington. Due to respond are: Randall Fire Department with a tender (water tanker). Town of Wheatland Fire Department with a chief. […]

Agenda: Randall Consolidated School District Board Policy Committee meeting March 3, 2021

The Randall Consolidated School District Board Policy Committee is scheduled to hold a meeting Wednesday, starting at 6:30 a.m. in the JH/District Conference Room. Among the agenda items are: Neola update The full agenda is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Agenda: Randall Town Board/Plan Commission regular meeting Feb. 24, 2021

The Randall Town Board and Plan Commission are scheduled to hold a joint meeting on Thursday starting at 7 p.m. Thus meeting will be conducted virtually via Zoom. Meeting ID: 843 5437 9792 Passcode: 232080 Join the meeting by clicking here at meeting time. Among the Town Board agenda items are: Information on the April […]

Agenda: Randall School Board work session Jan. 11, 2020

The Randall School Board is scheduled to hold a budget work session on Monday, starting at 6 p.m. in the district conference room. The agenda includes: Referendum Update The full agenda is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Wheatland Municipal Judge Fred Hewitt and Randall Municipal Judge Charlie Gitzinger not seeking re-election

Two longtime municipal judges — Charlie Gitzinger in Randall and Fred Hewitt in Wheatland — are not running for re-election this spring. Gitzinger was first appointed municipal judge in 1997 to fill and vacancy and then ran for re-election every term after. Hewitt first held the post in 2003 and was subsequently re-elected to four […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Genoa City

At about 4:40 p.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are responding to a request for mutual aid from the Bloomfield Genoa City Fire and Rescue Department for a fire in the 300 block of Freeman Street in Genoa City. Requested to respond with tenders are: Town of Wheatland Fire Department Randall Fire Department Bristol Fire […]

Agenda: Randall Town Board regular meeting Dec. 10, 2020

The Randall Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Thursday at Town Hall in Bassett. Among the agenda items are: Contract for Inspection Services. Discussion, consideration, and action if any. Motion to go into closed session regarding the deliberation andnegotiation with the Village of Twin Lakes an Intergovernmental Agreement for the creation […]

Agenda: Randall budget hearing and special town board meeting Nov. 18, 2020

The Town of Randall is scheduled to hold a Budget Hearing and Special Town Board Meeting for Budget Adoption on Wednesday at Randall Town Hall in Bassett. The budget hearing will begin at 7 p.m. The agenda includes: Presentation and review with discussion of the proposed 2021 Town Budget. The special Town Board meeting will […]

Units responding for crash in Randall

At about 12:38 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 9900 block of 336th Avenue (Highway KD) for a crash. Per dispatch: Possible injuries being reported. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Trick or treating hours for 2020

All local municipalities that designate trick or treat hours have done so as usual for 2020. Here’s the rundown: Wheatland — Sunday, Oct. 25, 2 to 5 p.m. Bristol — Saturday, Oct. 31, 4 to 7 p.m. Paddock Lake — Saturday, Oct. 31, 4 to 7 p.m. Randall — Saturday, Oct. 31, 4 to 7 […]

Agenda: Randall Town Board regular meeting Sept. 24, 2020

The Randall Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Thursday, starting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall in Bassett. On the agenda is a series of routine reports and consideration of bills. Also on the agenda is a closed session “to deliberate and negotiate public business, where competitive and bargaining reasons require […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Genoa City

At about 9:39 p.m., local fire departments are responding as mutual aid to the Genoa City-Bloomfield Fire Department for a fire in the 400 block of Main Street in Genoa City. Due to respond are: Randall Fire Department with an engine. Twin Lakes Fire Departments with a ladder truck and a chief. Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue […]

Units responding for smoke in Randall

At about 7:22 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of smoke in the 35600 block of 89th Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Smoke reported coming from a box on a utility pole. UPDATE 7:33 a.m. — Utility company crew will respond to the scene. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Randall considering booting illegal golf carts

The Randall town government is exploring the idea of attaching an immobilizing wheel clamp to golf carts that park illegally in town parks. The Town Board discussed the issue at Thursday’s regular board meeting. Tom Huffine, enforcement officer, started the discussion with raising the possibility of licensing or registering the carts for individuals who really […]

Agenda: Randall Town Board meeting July 9, 2020

The Randall Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Thursday starting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall in Bassett. “Strict adherence to recommended isolation practices will be followed,” the agenda says. Among the agenda items are: Tabled Nippersink parking concerns and request of additional/repair of No Parking Signs. Discussion, consideration, and action […]

Units responding for alarm in Powers Lake

At about 5:33 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 39100 block of 92nd Place in Powers Lake. UPDATE 5:39 p.m. — People on scene report this is a false alarm. Response continuing non emergency. UPDATE 5:40 p.m. — Unit arriving on scene confirms no signs […]

Highway F realignment project to begin Monday

A construction project to realign Highway F through Randall and Twin Lakes is set to begin Monday. Information on the project was shared at a virtual public informational meeting earlier this week. The about 1 mile long project will cost about $3.4 million, with about 80 percent coming from federal funds. County officials say the […]

Slow no wake lifted for Powers Lake, Lake Benedict

Slow no wake has been lifted for Powers Lake and Lake Benedict, Randall town Chairman Bob Stoll announced Wednesday. Share9Tweet9 Shares

Slow no wake ordered for Powers Lake and Lake Benedict

A slow no wake order is in effect immediately for Lake Benedict and Powers Lake, Randall town Chairman Bob Stoll announced Tuesday. The order will remain in place until further notice. Share35Tweet35 Shares

Bassett celebrates 100 years for Ethlyn Reynolds

Ethlyn Reynolds of Bassett marked her 100th birthday in her front yard with a parade of well wishers passing by and honking their horns in recognition and celebration. The parade was organized by Pastor Judy Wang of Calgary United Church of Christ of Twin Lakes and included participation of a long string of friends and […]

Western Kenosha County went big for absentee voting in April 7 election

Election officials throughout Wisconsin urged people planning to vote in the April 7 presidential preference primary and spring non-partisan election to use the absentee voting process, due to COVID-19 spread concerns. Typically, municipal clerks here said they would expect in-person voting to far outweigh absentee votes. As an example, Bristol village Clerk Amy Klemko said […]

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