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Units responding to car vs. building

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At 4:34 p.m., units from Kenosha Fire Department and city police are responding to a report of a car striking a building in the 2900 block of 75th Street, in Kenosha.

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Units responding to crash at Green Bay and 52nd St

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At 9:11 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units and city police officers are responding to a report of a crash at 52nd Street and Green Bay Road in kenosha.

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Free cable gun locks available from county health department

Free cable gun locks are available from the Kenosha County Division of Health through a grant from the Charles E. Kubly Foundation.

What is a cable gun lock? A cable gun lock is a device that blocks the chamber to prevent a cartridge from being fired. While a securely locked gun cabinet or safe provides good protection, cable gun locks also provide added safety.

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Deal of the Day: Cabana Tan $25 gift card half off

Have you heard about our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day? It offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get a $50 gift card but only pay $25 for it. Now that’s a deal! Full conditions available here.

Our offering today is from Cabana Tan in Paddock Lake. Cabana Tan Spa is dedicated to bringing you the most amazing tanning experience in all of SE Wisconsin! Their 3400 square foot facility offers 5 levels of Tanning, Airbrush Tanning, Laser Teeth Whitening, Massage Therapy and A Unique Boutique to shop in. The employees are educated in the indoor tanning industry and eager to customize the perfect tanning package or spa package just for you. Both single sessions and package deals are offered, along with a VIP Club for those year round tanners that want the absolutely lowest price possible with some really great benefits too! Cabana Tan’s private tanning rooms are designed to relax your mind while you achieve the perfect tan. Cabana Tan is open daily to accommodate your busy schedule and their commitment to cleanliness is unsurpassed. The offer today is for a $25 gift certificate for tanning beds only for $13.50 (includes $1.00 processing charge). Certificate expires 12-31-2012.

Deal of the Day: Cabana Tan $25 gift card half off

Have you heard about our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day? It offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get a $50 gift card but only pay $25 for it. Now that’s a deal! Full conditions available here.

Our offering today is from Cabana Tan in Paddock Lake. Cabana Tan Spa is dedicated to bringing you the most amazing tanning experience in all of SE Wisconsin! Their 3400 square foot facility offers 5 levels of Tanning, Airbrush Tanning, Laser Teeth Whitening, Massage Therapy and A Unique Boutique to shop in. The employees are educated in the indoor tanning industry and eager to customize the perfect tanning package or spa package just for you. Both single sessions and package deals are offered, along with a VIP Club for those year round tanners that want the absolutely lowest price possible with some really great benefits too! Cabana Tan’s private tanning rooms are designed to relax your mind while you achieve the perfect tan. Cabana Tan is open daily to accommodate your busy schedule and their commitment to cleanliness is unsurpassed. The offer today is for a $25 gift certificate for tanning beds only for $13.50 (includes $1.00 processing charge). Certificate expires 12-31-2012.




Deal of the Day: Cabana Tan $25 gift card half off

Have you heard about our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day? It offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get a $50 gift card but only pay $25 for it. Now that’s a deal! Full conditions available here.

Our offering today is from Cabana Tan in Paddock Lake. Cabana Tan Spa is dedicated to bringing you the most amazing tanning experience in all of SE Wisconsin! Their 3400 square foot facility offers 5 levels of Tanning, Airbrush Tanning, Laser Teeth Whitening, Massage Therapy and A Unique Boutique to shop in. The employees are educated in the indoor tanning industry and eager to customize the perfect tanning package or spa package just for you. Both single sessions and package deals are offered, along with a VIP Club for those year round tanners that want the absolutely lowest price possible with some really great benefits too! Cabana Tan’s private tanning rooms are designed to relax your mind while you achieve the perfect tan. Cabana Tan is open daily to accommodate your busy schedule and their commitment to cleanliness is unsurpassed. The offer today is for a $25 gift certificate for tanning beds only for $13.50 (includes $1.00 processing charge). Certificate expires 12-31-2012.




Units responding to pending aircraft emergency

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At 2:46 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to the 9900 block of 52nd Street for a pending aircraft emergency.

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Units responding to crash on Sheridan Road in Pleasant Prairie

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At about 4:13 p.m., Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue is responding to a report of a crash in the 11600 block of Sheridan Road, in Pleasant Prairie.

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Units responding to report of robbery

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At 3:25 p.m., Kenosha Police officers are responding to a report of a robbery at a credit union in the 5000 block of 60th Street, in Kenosha.

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Units responding to smoke coming from house in Kenosha

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At 8:39 a.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to a report of black smoke coming from a house at the corner of 59th Street and 34th Avenue, in Kenosha.

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Pleasant Prairie to host Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 10

From last year’s ceremony. /Earlene Frederick photo

On Saturday, November 10th, the Village of Pleasant Prairie will hold a Veterans Day Ceremony to honor America’s service men and women and to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the dedication of Pleasant Prairie’s memorial. The ceremony will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial, inside Prairie Springs Park. The memorial is located on the south side of the park near the Veterans Ball Field pavilion.

“All are invited to recognize and honor the contributions and sacrifices made by our veterans, past and present,” commented John Steinbrink, Jr., director of public works for the Village. “We appreciate the continued participation of our local veterans’ organizations and would love to see more members of the community come out to show their support for our veterans.”

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Units responding to crash involving sewer grate

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At about 9:10 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to a report of a single vehicle crash in at 80th Place and 25th Avenue, in Kenosha.

Dispatch says the crash involves a vehicle and a sewer grate.

Units responding to Reuther HS for medical call

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At 11:58 a.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to Reuther High School, in Kenosha, for a medical call.

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Units responding to CO alarm

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At 9 p.m., a Kenosha Fire Department engine is responding to a report of a carbon monoxide alarm in the 2100 block of 53rd Street, in Kenosha.

No symptoms being reported by residents, dispatch says.

Units responding to crash on 52nd Street

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At 4:03 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units and Kenosha city police officers are responding to a crash at 52nd Street and 22nd Avenue, in Kenosha.

Units responding to car fire on I-94

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At about 7:32 a.m., units from Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department are responding to a report of a car fire on I-94.

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Units responding to crash on I-94

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At about 1:05 p.m., units from multiple local fire departments are responding to a report of a crash in the northbound lanes of I-94.

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Units responding to a report of a car in a pond

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At 4:14 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a car that has driven into a pond at East Frontage Road and Highway E.

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Crash reported on I-94 at Russell Road

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At about 1:50 p.m., various local fire department units are responding to a report of a crash in the southbound lanes of I-94 at about Russell Road.

Units responding to motorcycle-car injury

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At about 3:10 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to a report of a crash at 65th Street and 39th Avenue, in Kenosha.

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Units responding to Prairie Lane School for injury

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At 12:57 p.m., Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue is responding to Prairie Lane School for an injury.

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Units responding to Carthage for medical call

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At 4:41 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units and police officers are responding to Carthage College for a report of a fall.

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Units responding to crash in downtown Kenosha

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At about 11 a.m., Kenosha Fire Department units and city police officers are responding to a report of a crash at 56th Avenue and Sheridan Road in Kenosha.

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United Way of Kenosha County kick-off is Sept. 5

United Way of Kenosha County, an organization that mobilizes the caring power of Kenosha County to improve lives in measurable and lasting ways throughout our communities, invites the public to join in the celebration of the 2012 Campaign Kickoff. The breakfast event is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 5, at the Gateway Technical College Conference Center, Madrigrano Auditorium.

Registration will take place from 7 to 7:30 am, with breakfast from 7:30 to 8 am. A brief program will follow, including the announcement of this year’s volunteer campaign leadership, and comments from United Way Board President Bryan Albrecht, United Way’s new CEO, Tracy Nielsen, and Honorary Campaign Chair Dr. Gregory Woodward, President of Carthage College.

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Sheriff’s spokesman says Somers death was not random

Sgt. Bill Beth, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman, released the following statement just before noon regarding an investigtion into a body found in a Somers cemetery Sunday morning:

We are far enough along in the investigation to let the public know that this does not appear to be a random act of violence. This does appear to have been directed at this specific victim. We do not believe there is any reason for the public to be worried about having this type of thing happen to them, as it does appear to be isolated to this individual.”

Our original story on the incident is here.

Deal of the Day: Half off 18 holes at Petrifying Springs or Brighton Dale golf course

Have you heard about our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day? It offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get a $50 gift card but only pay $25 for it. Now that’s a deal! Our offer today is from Kenosha County Golf courses — Brighton Dale Links and Petrifying Springs Golf Course. Three scorecards provide information for three separate tracts comprising the 45-hole Brighton Dale complex. White Birch and Blue Spruce are 18-hole, par 72 layouts that measure over 6,900 and 6,600 yards, respectively. Red Pine is a 9-hole, par 36 layout of over 3,500 yards. Brighton Dale is a 4-Star Award Winner, Best Places To Play, Golf Digest. The 18-hole course at the Petrifying Springs Golf Course features 5,979 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70 . The course rating is 67.8 and it has a slope rating of 119. Designed by Joseph A. Roseman, the Petrifying Springs golf course opened in 1936. Our offer today is for a pair of passes for weekday 18 holes, no motorized cart at Brighton Dale Links or Petrifying Springs. That’s a $52 value, which we will offer for $27 ($1 processing fee included). Passes expire 11-16-2012. Full description of conditions is available here. Click the button below to buy the Deal of the Day.





Kenosha County Fair opens Wednesday

Note: The Kenosha County Fair is a KenoWi.com sponsor. – DH

The 2012 Kenosha County Fair opens Wednesday.

The fair will take place this year from Aug. 15-19 at the fairgrounds in Wilmot adjacent to Wilmot Union High School. The theme this year is “What’s Bloomin at the Kenosha County Fair.” Daily admission is $9 for 12 years old and above. Ages 8 to 11 are $5 a day, and children 7 and under are free. A season ticket for adults is $30. Seniors 62 and older have daily admission of $6 on Wednesday only, Senior Citizens Day.

The fair is a truly something for everyone event. Animals, art, rides, music, racing, food and more. And it’s the ultimate all ages event, too.

Kenosha police seeking information on shooting incident

The Kenosha Police Department has issued the following update on the shooting incident from Friday, Aug. 10 that we first reported on here:
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Units responding to report of sparking wires in Kenosha

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At about 12:30 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units and city police officers are responding to a report of sparking wires behind a residence in the 5000 block of 55th Street, in Kenosha.

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Units responding to crash at Indian Trail High School

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At about 12:05 p.m., Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to a report of a crash at Indian Trail High School, in Kenosha.

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