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A word from our sponsors: Boy Scout Troop 385 to host brat, hot dog feed Saturday

Note: This is a paid announcement from Boy Scout Troop 385. –DH Boy Scouts of America Troop 385 will host a Brats & Hot Dogs Feed on Saturday, May 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the parking lot of Lakeside Foods, northeast corner of Highway 50 and Highway 75 in Paddock Lake. Get […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update May 3, 2021: 15,482 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,482 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 28 more than Friday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

US Postal Service to lease building in Paddock Lake

The village of Paddock Lake has found a tenant for a building it owns adjacent to Village Hall.. The Village Board approved a 10-year lease with the United State Postal Service for the annex building. The building has been vacant since 2018 and has recently been offered for sale or lease. The lease will be […]

Units responding to fire in Trevor

At about 8:03 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 23900 block of 126th Place in Trevor. Per dispatch: This was initially reported as a fence on fire, which spread to a house. UPDATE 8:06 p.m. — Deputy on […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board committee of the whole meeting May 2, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m., at Village Hall. Agenda items include: Discussion regarding mobile food vendors. Three sanitary sewer service related items: Discussion regarding lateral televising and inspections, discussion regarding bids received for the 2021 Wastewater Treatment Facility upgrade and […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Somers

At about 6:59 p.m., some Western Kenosha County fire departments are responding for a box alarm activated by Somers Fire and Rescue for a structure fire in the 1400 block of 98th Avenue in Somers. Per dispatch: The following departments are requested to respond for a change of quarters: Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue with an ambulance. […]

Units responding for crash in Trevor

At about 8:34 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at 98th Street and Wilmot Road (Highway C) in Trevor. Per dispatch: One vehicle rear-ended another vehicle that was pulling a trailer. Injuries being reported. UPDATE 8:39 a.m. — Fire/rescue unit arriving on scene reports scene […]

Wind advisory and fire weather watch issued for Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued two notices related to weather conditions expected for Saturday. A wind advisory is set to be in effect from noon to 7 p.m., Saturday. During this period, southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph are expected. The wind is contributing to the issuance of […]

New Life Bible Church, Twin Lakes, to host National Day of Prayer

New Life Bible Church is hosting The National Day of Prayer.  The vent serves as an opportunity to bring the community together for a time of prayer for the community and the nation on May 6. Those interested in participating can meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the church, Church 112 W Main St., Twin Lakes […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 28, 2021: 15,443 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,443 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Thursday. That’s 23 more than Wednesday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Units responding for fire in Powers Lake

At about 6:13 p.m., Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a possible fire in the 38900 block of 90th Street in Powers Lake. Per dispatch: This was reported as a tree that was sparking and smoking that fell on […]

Deaths April 28, 2021: John C. Smith

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New boat purchased for Lake Elizabeth water patrol

The Twin Lakes Village Board has approved the purchase of a new boat to be used by the water patrol on Lake Elizabeth this summer. Boaters on Lake Mary also will see a different craft patrolling there this summer too. The new boat will be a 2021 center console Bayliner purchased from SkipperBud’s for $42,260, […]

COVID-19 walk-in vaccination available Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Kenosha County Public Health COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at the old Shopko will be accepting walk-in clients over the coming days. There are currently plenty of shots available. This week’s schedule is: Wednesday, April 28: 1 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 30: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 1: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 8:09 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 12100 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Deputies already on scene. UPDATE 8:11 a.m. — Fire units arriving on scene reports two vehicles with minor damage involved. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 26, 2021: 15,367 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,367 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Monday. That’s 21 more than Friday. There have been 302 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

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. […]

Warm, even hot, stretch starts Monday

We’re in for some unseasonably warm — maybe even hot at times — weather this week, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Monday’s high is expected to reach 70. The peak for the week should be Tuesday, when we’re expected to see 80. Wednesday will be back to 70 and highs should be […]

Agenda: Wheatland annual town meeting April 26, 2021

The Wheatland annual town meeting is scheduled to take place starting at 7 p.m., Monday at Wheatland Town Hall in New Munster. An order of business is available here. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Units responding for fire in Bristol

At about 2:23 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a report of a fire in the 17500 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Bristol. Per dispatch: This is reported as hay on fire. Not near any structures. UPDATE 2:32 p.m. — Paris Fire and Rescue requested to […]

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 23, 2021: 15,346 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,346 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Friday. That’s 22 more than Thursday. There have been 303 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. That’s 1 more than Wednesday. […]

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 […]

Units responding to fire in Cross Lake

At about 6:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 12700 block of 228th Avenue on the east side of Cross Lake. Per dispatch: This is being reported as a fire that started in a garage. Flames and smoke […]

Wednesday’s snow (VIDEO)

Yes it did snow Wednesday, at different intensities and sizes through the day. None of it appeared to stick much or cause much of a hazard. Here is video of what I thought was the most dramatic instance from sometime between 5:30 and 6 p.m. in Paddock Lake. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Kenosha County COVID-19 update April 21, 2021: 15,297 positives

Note: All numbers are cumulative since data started being reported in early 2020, unless otherwise noted. — DH Kenosha County Public Heath is reporting 15,297 total positive COVID-19 test results in Kenosha County as of Wednesday. That’s 17 more than Tuesday. There have been 302 COVID-19 deaths in Kenosha County. Kenosha County Public Health is […]

Twin Lakes Village Hall hours changed

The office hours that Twin Lakes Village Hall will be open to the public were modified by the Village Board Monday. The new office hours will be 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The change was passed by a 3 to 1 vote of the Village Board. Trustee Sharon Bower voted against the change. […]

Units responding for water call in Wilmot

At about 7:55 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and Kenosha County Dive Team members are responding to the 10800 block of Highway W in Wilmot for a possible water call. Per dispatch: Passerby reported someone possibly in the Fox River. UPDATE about 8 a.m. — Arriving unit located empty chair along bank but no person. […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 3:33 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 5100 block of 301st Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: This is being reported a flames in a swampy area near a residential subdivision. UPDATE 3:40 p.m. — Unit arriving on the scene […]

Wilmot UHS students-athletes sign letters of intent

Wilmot Union High School announced that eight of its student-athletes signed their National Letters of Intent this week. The students are: Caden Mulhollon – Mount Union (football) Jack Vozel – Augustana (baseball) Ethan Keung – Augustana (men’s volleyball) Kimmy Zender – UW-Platteville (softball) Halle Rosentreter – Gustavus-Adolphus (tennis) Anna Wischnowski – Northern Iowa (softball) Kaleb […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 10:09 a.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12400 block of Highway C in Bristol. Per dispatch: Three vehicles involved. Road blocked by scene. Share3Tweet3 Shares

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