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2021 Daily Kenosha County Fair Preview: Still time to enter Fairest of the Fair

There is still time to enter the Kenosha County Fairest of the Fair contest. The Fairest of the Fair winner selected this year will reign from January 2022 – January 2023 and will represent Kenosha County Fair at the State of Wisconsin Fairest of the Fair competition in January 2023. The Kenosha County Fair Fairest […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 23, 2021: 16,057 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,057 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s 11 more than Thursday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Get ready for the 2021 Kenosha County Fair!

Note: The Kenosha County Fair is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Kenosha County Fair is back in 2021 and will be here before you know it. The theme this year is “Sewn in Tradition.” The fair’s centennial will be celebrated this year since the 2020 fair was cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns. The fair […]

Antonio Noble awarded Eagle Scout rank

Antonio Noble of Scout Troop 329, Silver Lake, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a ceremony held on July 17 at the Wilmot Firehouse. State Rep. Samantha Kerkman presented Antonio with a commendation from her and state Sen. Van Wanggard. Antonio also received another award from Sheriff David Beth and other letters of […]

Units responding for fire in Wheatland

At about 4:23 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a fire in the 6900 block of 368th Avenue in Wheatland. Per dispatch: This is a straw baler on fire. UPDATE 4:25 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports fire appears to be knocked down by resident […]

Units responding for smoke in Salem Lakes

At about 11:18 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Randall Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of black smoke coming from a home at Highway B and 106th Street in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: Caller reported smoke. UPDATE 11:23 a.m. — Unit on scene reports small camp fire. Response reduced to […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 21, 2021: 16,044 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,044 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 6 more than Tuesday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 20, 2021: 16,038 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,038 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 16 more than Monday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Units responding for burning in Salem Lakes

At about 2:27 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of burning at Highway SA and 256th Avenue in Salem Lakes. ShareTweet0 Shares

Aquanuts win 2021 Wisconsin State Water Ski Show championship

Twin Lakes-based Aquanuts water ski team won the 2021 Wisconsin State Water Ski Show championship July 15-18 in Wisconsin Rapids. It was the Aquanuts first state championship in 35 years. 2021 Aquanuts show directors are Dan Boreman and Kailey Koehler. The Aquanuts were the winners in Ballet Line, Barefoot, Jump and Pyramid. In all, the […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 19, 2021: 16,022 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,022 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 2 more than Friday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Testing of new gas main in Paddock Lake to start Tuesday

We Energies and K.S. Underground will be testing the newly installed We Energies natural gas main installed under Highway 50 through Paddock Lake beginning Tuesday, the village administration announced Monday The work will consist of adding the odorant ethyl mercaptan and pressure testing of the new gas main. Ethyl mercaptan is described as having a […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) board meeting July 19, 2021

The Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) board is scheduled to hold a meeting Monday, starting at 6 p.m. Agenda items include: Discuss and Possible Approval of 2021-2022 Director of Teaching and Learning Job Description. Discuss and Possible Approval of 2021-2022 Learning Together Plan (Draft). Discuss and Possible Approval of Resignations. Discuss and Possible […]

Twin Lakes recognizes mother and daughter who saved woman struggling in Lake Mary Thursday

A mother and her 12-year-old daughter from Michigan were recognized on Saturday for their instrumental part in saving a local woman who was struggling in Lake Mary in Twin Lakes Thursday. Twin Lakes Police Department Chief Adam Grosz called Jennifer and Maria Burlingame “true heros” and credited them with saving the life of Tina Krause, […]

Deputy responding for loose cows in Wheatland

At about 1:38 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding for a report of loose cows in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Caller reported a group of loose cows along the roadside in the 7700 block of Highway P. ShareTweet0 Shares

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 15, 2021: 16,016 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,016 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Thursday. That’s 6 more than Wednesday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Units responding for water call on Lake Mary

At about 3:08 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and county Dive Team members and a Twin Lakes Police officer are responding for a water call on Lake Mary in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 3:10 p.m. — Dispatch reports person has been pulled into a boat and CPR being performed. Twin Lakes command holds dive […]

Units responding for alarm in Bristol

At about 8:40 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a supervisory alarm in the 19800 block of 86th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 8:42 a.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports no signs of fire from exterior of building, which is a manufacturing facility. UPDATE 8:46 a.m. — Fire […]

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A word from our sponsors: 2021 Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association golf outing is July 28; Walk-ins welcome

Note: This is a paid announcement from the Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association. — DH The 2021 Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association golf outing will take place Wed. July 28. The event is open to the public. Pre-registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. This 31st annual outing will be held […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 14, 2021: 16,010 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,010 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 7 more than Tuesday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Showers & thunderstorms headed our way

The National Weather Service says a line of rain and thunderstorms is headed our way Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The chance of precipitation is 80 percent and we could get new rainfall amounts (beyond what we already got earlier today) between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms, […]

A word from our sponsors: 2021 Bristol Woodstock free concerts coming to Bristol Woods Park on Thursdays

Note: This is a paid announcement from Kenosha County Division of Parks — DH The Bristol Woodstock concert series is coming to Bristol Woods County Park this summer on Thursdays, June 24 through Aug. 5, 6 to 8 p.m., Bristol Woodstock is sponsored by Kenosha County Parks, Gruber Law Offices LLC, Aetna Medicare Solutions, and […]

Units responding for investigation in Randall

At about 2:33 p.m., Randall Fire Department units are responding for an investigation of a gas smell at the Country Thunder music festival grounds. Per dispatch: Randall chief at the command post requests an engine respond. ShareTweet0 Shares

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 13, 2021: 16,003 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 16,003 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Tuesday. That’s 8 more than Monday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

July 13, 2021 lake test results: All beaches test within normal range

All Western Kenosha County lake locations tested this week by the Kenosha County Division of Health showed normal E.coli levels. Testing results from Monday as reported by the Kenosha County Division of Health (except where noted) are: Salem Lakes – Silver Lake County Park beach 17 E.coli/100 mL; Silver Lake DeWitt Park 5 E.coli/100mL; Lake Shangri-la […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole July 14, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday starting at 6 p.m. at the Municipal Building. Typically at a committee of the whole meeting, matters are only reported on and discussed, not voted on. Agenda items include: Preliminary discussion regarding the American Rescue Plan Act. A road […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update July 12, 2021: 15,995 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,995 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 3 more than Friday. There have been 316 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County, 1 more than Friday. Kenosha […]

Units responding for fire alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 8:23 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 24400 block of 74th Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: This is being reported as an activated fire/smoke alarm. Alarm company reports resident on scene reports no sign of fire. UPDATE 8:27 p.m. — Salem Lake command calls off some […]

2021 Bristol Progress Days Parade coverage (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The Bristol Progress Days Parade was back Sunday. The parade, which winds its way through central Bristol and ends at Hansen Park where the Progress Days festival is headquartered, had slightly cooler weather than typical, but no rain. That meant many a child’s bag was filled with candy thrown from the parade units, a trademark […]

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