Leading the way

Leading the way

A Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department squad leads the way as the annual tractor parade creeps along Highway 50 to Westosha Central High School the morning of Sept. 28. The traditional show of mammoth farm equipment is part of the Falcon’s homecoming celebration. The tractors were parked in the VIP section […]


Trustees holster firearms discussion for future meeting

By Annette Newcomb Editor How the Village of Twin Lakes will handle open and concealed firearms on village property and at community events was put on hold Monday night to garner more information. Wisconsin is among states which allow citizens to openly carry firearms and as of Nov. 1, carrying […]


Burglars strike in Randall

By Annette Newcomb Editor The Knolls Subdivision in Randall has experienced four residential burglaries in recent weeks. According to Sgt. Bill Beth of the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, all four houses were located right next to each other. There are also several other homes on the west end of the […]


DOT moving forward on Highway 50 plans

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Department of Transportation officials met with representatives from the Village of Paddock Lake and Central High School late last month to discuss design plans for the rebuilding of Highway 50 in the village. Central High School District Administrator Dr. Scott Pierce explained that there are two […]


County Health offers annual flu vaccine

The Kenosha County Division of Health is now offering the annual flu vaccine at their Nurse of the Day locations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Kenosha County Division of Health recommends an annual flu vaccine for everyone 6 months and older as the single best […]


Hartnell Chevrolet annexes into Paddock Lake, expansion planned

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Geoff Wheeler, owner of Hartnell Chevrolet, petitioned for the car dealership’s five acres to be annexed into the Village of Paddock Lake last month. The property is in the Paddock Lake future growth area agreed upon in the Salem/Paddock Lake Boundary Agreement and the annexation would […]


Randall, county work together to provide broadband here

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Randall Plan Commission and town board sent a unanimous favorable recommendation to the Kenosha County Land Use Commission seeking a conditional use permit to allow the co-placement of an antenna set and supporting electronic enclosures at two locations in Randall at the Sept. 22 regular […]


Safety first

Safety first

Kenosha Count Sheriff’s deputy Ray Merlin displays his turnout gear during the county’s annual Safety Fair held last weekend in Somers. Photo by Earlene Frederick


Community Library prepares for new chapter in Twin Lakes

Twin Lakes Community Library Employees Danijela Djurdjevic, head of information services (from left); Corinne Nordigan, youth services; Leslie Taylor, circulation aide and Susan Washack, circulation clerk, work to get everything cleared our in preparation of construction crews, due later this week. Photo by Annette Newcomb

By Annette Newcomb Editor It’s on the first week of the Twin Lakes/Randall Community Library renovation project and as of Monday library employees had almost everything packed up. There are five storage pods in front of the library, at 110 South Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes, filled to the gills […]


Randall gives 93rd Street a well-deserved make over

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Town of Randall road improvement project is concentrating this year on the northwest quadrant of the town, the oldest part, which, you guessed, it, has the oldest roads. The section on 93rd Street is near completion. Along with improved road surface, the tree canopy has […]