Kenosha County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenosha County, WI.

Results 1 - 20 of 248 in Kenosha County, WI

  1. Humana and United Hospital System Establish Accountable Care...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Humana teams up with one of the region's most comprehensive health care systems to expand access for Medicare Advantage members in Kenosha County )-- Humana Inc. and United Hospital System announced a new three-year Accountable Care agreement and partnership beginning on January 1, 2015. This relationship will not only increase access for Humana Medicare Advantage members but is also expected to enhance health care coordination, improve quality of care and drive down costs for members in southeast Wisconsin.

    Comment?

  2. Twin Lakes Fire Department looking to keep wreath greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | West of the I

    ... the department will display the wreath with all green bulbs unless there is a structure fire anywhere in Kenosha County. For each structure fire, one green bulb will be replaced by a red one. Clause said he was inspired by the Black River Falls Fire ...

    Comment?

  3. Bridge Launches 1M SF of Lake Cty. SpecsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | GlobeSt.com

    ... County efforts, the company also recently started a 400-acre business park just over the Wisconsin border in Kenosha County. Bridge officials say that the Wisconsin and Illinois efforts complement one another. Many large users, for example, or those ...

    Comment?

  4. Woman charged with Medicaid fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... t during her hospital stay and through Sept. 15, 2013, according to the complaint. The complaint was filed in Kenosha County Court on Dec. 4, and Turner appeared in court without an attorney Tuesday. She is due back in court Jan. 7.

    Comment?

  5. Paddock Lake 2014 Lighted Holiday Parade is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | West of the I

    The parade starts at 4 p.m., with lineup at 3:30 p.m. The parade will start at McAlonan Park on 248th Avenue and head north to 61st Street, then east to 236th Avenue and then north to Village Hall. Participants in the parade will include: West of the I, Kenosha County Sheriff's Department, Westosha Kiwanis Club, Central High School Choir, Fulmer Dentistry, State Farm Insurance, John's Disposal, Salem Fire/Rescue, Boy Scouts, The Paddocks, Falcon Trailblazers Snowmobile Club and Santa Claus.

    Comment?

  6. Bond set for man accused of killing father and son in wrong-way DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Bond has been set for the driver in a double fatal crash that took the lives of a father and son in Kenosha County December 6th. Brian Smith was wheeled into court for his initial appearance Tuesday.

    Comment?

  7. Salem man gets 16 years in prison for selling hero...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... ver more drugs. The 26-year-old woman is also charged. Their children were put into protective custody by the Kenosha County Human Services agency.

    Comment?

  8. businesses wish you a happy holiday - part 2Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | West of the I

    It's that time of year again for West of the I video holiday greetings from Western Kenosha County businesses.

    Comment?

  9. 7-year-old gets special escort to Randall Fire Dept Breakfast with SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | West of the I

    ... Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department, Twin Lakes Fire Department, Twin Lakes Police Department and Kenosha County Sheriff's Department. After Raupp presented Chase with a fire department t-shirt and a fire helmet to wear as chief for the ...

    Comment?

  10. businesses wish you a happy holiday - part 1Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | West of the I

    It's that time of year again for West of the I video holiday greetings from Western Kenosha County businesses.

    Comment?

  11. Prosecutors consider charges against wrong-way tru...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Criminal action is still being considered against a man who allegedly drove the wrong way on a Kenosha County four-lane highway, and killed a father and son in an oncoming vehicle. 36-year-old Brian Smith of Lindenhurst Illinois was given traffic citations for first-time drunk driving, and going the wrong way on a divided highway.

    Comment?

  12. Lake Geneva father, son killed in Kenosha County crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Janesville Gazette

    A father and son from Lake Geneva were killed about 6 p.m. Saturday in a crash in the 34500 block of Wisconsin Highway 50 near Wisconsin Highway 83, according to a story in the Kenosha News . The driver, Paul E. Reese Jr., 52, and his son, Michael, 29, a passenger, were hit by a pick-up truck driven by Brian J. Smith, 36, of Lindenhurst, Illinois.

    Comment?

  13. Lake Geneva men killed by wrong-way driver were father and sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Two men who were killed by a driver headed the wrong way in Kenosha County were father and son, according to a report from the Kenosha News . Michael Reese, 29, of Lake Geneva died at the scene of the crash, reported at 6 p.m. Saturday in the 34500 block of Highway 50 near Highway 83, according to a post on the newspaper's website.

    Comment?

  14. 2 die in head-on crash on Wisconsin highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Authorities in southeastern Wisconsin say two people are dead after a pickup driving the wrong way collided head-on with a car on a highway. Kenosha County sheriff's deputies and other emergency crews were called to the crash on state Highway 50 in Wheatland about 6 p.m. Saturday.

    Comment?

  15. 2 die in head-on crash on highway in Kenosha CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Channel3000

    Authorities in southeastern Wisconsin say two people are dead after a pickup driving the wrong way collided head-on with a car on a highway. Kenosha County sheriff's deputies and other emergency crews were called to the crash on state Highway 50 in Wheatland about 6 p.m. Saturday.

    Comment?

  16. Twin Lakes Police arrest juvenile in connection with vehicle break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | West of the I

    Twin Lakes Police Chief Dale Racer released the following statement regarding an arrest of a juvenile in connection with recent vehicle break-ins in the village : On Thursday, December 4, 2014 at approximately 12:10AM, Twin Lakes Police officers, along with the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department, responded to the area of Fox River Road and County C for a report of vehicle break-ins in progress. Twin Lakes officers observed a suspicious vehicle in the area and attempted to stop the vehicle.

    Comment?

  17. Gov. Walker will take as long as he can on Kenosha casino decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Business Journal

    Gov. Scott Walker said he'll wait as long as possible to decide the fate of a proposed Kenosha casino. A plan approved by a federal tribunal won't mean a shorter timeline for Gov. Scott Walker 's long-awaited decision on a proposed casino in Kenosha County.

    Comment?

  18. Fingernail Clippings and Blood Samples are Being Used to Help Treat Repeat Drunken DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WUWM

    ... elevated and if you stop drinking alcohol then these biomarkers are going to normalize over time," Bean says. Kenosha County is one of six in Wisconsin that use the procedure. The agency there that conducts the tests is Hope Counsel on Alcohol and ...

    Comment?

  19. Kenoha County fire depts responding to Racine County for mutual aidRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | West of the I

    At about 8:20 p.m., several Kenosha County fire departments are responding to a MABAS box alarm for a fire in Mt. Pleasant in Racine County.

    Comment?

  20. Pressure washer company moving operation to Pleasa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WI - A company that makes pressure washers is moving part of its operation from Arkansas to Kenosha County. State officials said the facility would open in January.

    Comment?