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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

Salem Lakes issues raze order for apartment building

The Salem Lakes Village Board on Monday ordered the razing of a 20-unit apartment building at 8705 Antioch Road (Highway 83) in Salem. The apartment building was ordered vacated earlier this year after a gas leak emergency there uncovered safety issues. At that time, village building inspector Jack Rowland recommended the building be razed, citing […]

Units responding for investigation in Salem

At about 10 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 26200 block of 91st Street in Salem. Per dispatch: Caller reporting smell of natural gas in a home. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

Explosion at car wash in Salem

About 11:30 p.m., Thursday all the Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue stations and Bristol Fire and Rescue were dispatched for an explosion at a car wash in the 8300 block of Highway 83 (Antioch Road) in Salem. Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Chief Mike Slover said it appears someone blew up a large firework in one of the car wash bays. […]

Units responding for burning in Salem

At about 9:22 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 22700 block of Highway K in Salem for a report of burning. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

Units responding for gas line break in Salem

At about 2:47 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a possible gas line leak in the 8600 block of 246th Avenue in Salem. Per dispatch: Caller reports an odor of natural gas, perhaps coming from the basement. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Power outage in Salem

We Energies is reporting a power outage centered in Salem. The outage is affecting 1,620 customers, at 6:33 p.m. We is attributing the outage to a tree. A crew to repair the situation has been assigned. UPDATE about 8:30 p.m. — We Energies showing this as resolved. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Deputy responding for wire in Salem

At about 3:12 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a low wire in the 27100 block of Highway AH in Salem. Per dispatch: Wire reported by power company. Wire is actually a cable TV line, but power company crew standing by until cable crew arrives. Deputy requested for traffic control. Share7 […]

Salem units responding to accident

At about 6:49 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a rollover accident at HWY AH and HWY 83.   East bound AH is being blocked. UPDATE 6:58 p.m. – Two vehicles involved, one vehicle on its roof. Share12 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 12

Units responding to crash in Salem

At about 11:35 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 22700 block of Highway AH in Salem. Per dispatch: Single motorcycle with a driver and passenger involved. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for burning in Salem

At about 3:50 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 8000 block of 235th Avenue in Salem for a report of burning. Share2 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 2

Salem UMC annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction is March 4

Salem United Methodist Church is hosting its annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction on Sunday, March 4 from noon to 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door ($9 in advance) for adults, $9 ($8 in advance) for seniors and children.  Kids under 3 eat free. Meal includes chicken, beef and the famous meatballs, as well […]

Deputy responding for stranded bus in Salem

At about 3:23 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a school bus that has broken down in the 23600 block of Highway AH in Salem. Per dispatch: Bus has no passengers aboard. It is partially in the roadway. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for alarm in Salem

At about 2:15 p.m., Salem Lakes Fie/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for an alarm at Salem Lakes Village Hall. UPDATE 2:24 p.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm accidentally set off during maintenance. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for alarm in Salem

At about 8:30 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 8500 block of 235th Avenue in Salem. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm. UPDATE 8:38 p.m. — Fire unit on scene and investigating. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Units responding for fire in Salem

At about 8:59 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 8700 block of Antioch Road (Highway 83) in Salem. Per dispatch: This is being described as a balcony fire at an apartment building. Salem Lakes is requesting an ARA response. All Salem Lakes stations […]

Units responding for alarm in Salem

At about 7:42 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 25800 block of 91st Street in Salem. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm. UPDATE 7:45 p.m. — Rescue units called off from responding for now. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 4:07 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 25600 block of 89th Street in Salem. Per dispatch: Single vehicle rolled over and is in the roadside ditch. Driver is out of the vehicle and conscious and breathing. Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 […]

Units responding to burning in Salem

At about 12:04 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 8000 Antioch Road, Salem. Per dispatch: Units will be responding non emergency and informing individual of current ban on open burning throughout Salem Lakes. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Salem Lakes OKs stop signs at JF and Rock Lake Road and 90th Street at 268th Avenue

There soon will be a few more places to come to a complete stop in Salem Lakes after action taken this week by the Village Board. The board approved a resolution asking the county to place a three-way stop at the intersection of 259th Avenue (Rock Lake Road) and 119th Street in Rock Lake. The board […]

Riverview and Salem schools to open for bathroom, showers use for flooding victims

Two local schools are their doors for flood victims to use bathrooms and showers: Riverview Grade School, 300 E Prosser Street, Silver Lake, is offering its facility for those effected by flooding in need of showers, use of bathrooms or just a place to get away. The school will be open and staffed for extended hours, […]

Local fire departments responding for aid to Burlington

Western Kenosha County Fire Departments are responding to a request for mutual aid for a fire task force for Burlington. Equipment and personnel are mustering at Brighton School before heading to staging in Burlington. Requested to respond are: With engines: Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Pleasant Prairie Fire Department, Paris Fire […]

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 1:04 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 83 and SA in Salem. Per dispatch: Two commercial trucks involved. Injuries to two people being reported. UPDATE 1:06 p.m. — Salem Lakes F/R dispatched to respond with an additional ambulance. UPDATE 1:11 p.m. — Salem Lakes F/R […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Kansasville

At about 7:46 a.m., Western Kenosha County fire departments are among those responding to a box alarm activated by the Kansasville Fire Department for a search. Per dispatch: Bristol Fire and Rescue, Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Randall Fire Department are along those being requested to respond with ATVs or other resources. Share Tweet Share […]

Units responding to crash in Salem

At about 1:25 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 83 and JF in Salem. UPDATE 1:31 p.m. — Fire unit on the scene reporting this appears to be a minor crash. Share20 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 20

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 11:14 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 9500 block of Highway 83 (Antioch Road) in Salem. UPDATE 11:17 a.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue command reports to dispatch that no one is trapped in the vehicle and injuries appear to be minor. […]

Identity of man who died in crash with school bus released

The identity of a man who died after a van he was driving rear-ended a school bus in Trevor on Friday has been released. The driver of the van was Peter Thomas Marsalek, 21, of Antioch, said a statement from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department released Monday. The bus had just picked up a student in […]

UPDATE: Driver who died in crash with bus from Antioch

The driver of a van that died after that vehicle rear-ended a school bus on Highway C in Trevor Friday morning was identified as a 21-year-old man from Antioch, Sheriff David Beth said at a press conference in Kenosha Friday afternoon. The name of the man was being withheld pending notification of family, Beth said. […]

UPDATE: Van driver dies in Friday morning crash

The driver of a van that struck the rear of a school bus this morning in Trevor died as a result of their injuries, a statement from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said. Here is a statement released by the Sheriff’s Department at about 8:45 a.m.: At this time Deputies and the Salem Fire Department […]

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 7:08 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways C and Highway 83 in Salem. Per dispatch: Crash involves a car and a school bus with about 20 children on board. UPDATE about 7:13 a.m. — Crash scene is on Highway C west of Highway […]

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