Posted on: September 23, 2016

Kenosha County Receives Award for Summer Youth Employment Program

The Wisconsin Park and Recreation Association (WPRA) has selected Kenosha County’s Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) as the winner of the 2016 Silver Star Award for youth programming.

Kenosha County will be recognized at the WPRA’s annual confer...Read on...

Posted on: August 24, 2016

Kenosha County to host Fall Wheel Ride

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser invites bike riders of all ability levels to participate in the Seventh Annual Fall Wheel Ride to Petrifying Springs Park from 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, Oct. 1st.

“Fall is a beautiful time of the year in Kenosha...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Kenosha County receives rating upgrades to AA+

Kenosha County on Thursday received upgraded ratings for the county’s general obligation bonds and long-term obligations from both Standard & Poors Global and Fitch Ratings.

Both S&P and Fitch have assigned a rating of AA+, an upgrade from AA, ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Kenosha County Veterans Services Office to provide services biweekly in Village of Silver Lake

Kenosha County Veterans Services is announcing new hours of operation in the Village of Silver Lake for veterans and families living in the western part of the county.

Effective July 13, 2016, Veterans Services Office personnel will be on site at the V...Read on...

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Posted on: June 17, 2016

West End Park Development

The Kenosha County Parks Division has announced the temporary closure of the West End Park locally known as KD Park, 8530 352nd Avenue, located on the boundary between the Towns of Randall and Wheatland, adjacent to the Village of Twin Lakes. KD Park wil...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Kreuser presents State of the County Address

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser gave his State of the County Address Tuesday night (April 19, 2016), emphasizing the county’s fiscal strength, economic development priorities and great county employees.

Among the highlights of his presentation be...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Somers, Paris OK I-94 Deal

The Town of Paris and the Village of Somers approved a historic Intergovernmental Agreement involving the border along the Interstate 94 corridor at a meeting on Thursday, April 7th .

View the PowerPoint presentation from the public hearing

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

Kenosha County Parks Awarded Funding for West End Park Development

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Kenosha County Parks has been awarded the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Grant to develop the West End Park, locally known as KD Park, said Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser.

KD Park is located on the bou...Read on...

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Posted on: April 8, 2016

Brighton Dale's White Birch Course is ranked as Top Rated Public Facility on Golf Advisor

County Executive Jim Kreuser is proud to announce a county golf course is listed among the finest in the state.

The White Birch Course at Brighton Dale Links was ranked Number 8 among the Top 20 Courses in Wisconsin, according to Golf Advisor, a nation...Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

County Executive Kreuser introduces 2016 Budget proposal

County Executive Jim Kreuser recommends a lower tax rate for 2016 in the Budget Proposal delivered to the Kenosha County Board of Supervisors today.

Highlights include:

  • The tax rate for county purposes declines from 2015 rate. For a home valued at $100,...
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Posted on: March 8, 2016

Brighton Dale Links and Petrifying Springs Golf Courses Opening

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser is pleased to announce that Brighton Dale Links and Petrifying Springs Golf Course will open for play, weather permitting, Friday, March 11th 2016.

“We are extremely excited about the upcoming golf season,” Kreuser ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 8, 2016

Brighton Dale's White Birch Course is ranked as Top Rated Public Facility on Golf Advisor

County Executive Jim Kreuser is proud to announce a county golf course is listed among the finest in the state.

The White Birch Course at Brighton Dale Links was ranked Number 8 among the Top 20 Courses in Wisconsin, according to Golf Advisor, a nation...Read on...

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Posted on: June 10, 2016

Results for America Recognizes Speaker Paul Ryan

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Results for America recognizes Speaker Paul Ryan for his advocacy and commitment to improve the health and outcomes of the community. Shown with Paul Ryan representatives are Kenosha County Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) representatives: Cindy Johnson (H...Read on...


Posted on: September 14, 2016

CTH C Closure to replace Railroad Crossing

The Kenosha County Department of Public Works announces scheduled work to replace the Canadian National Railroad Crossing on County Trunk Highway “C” in Trevor in the Town of Salem. The work site is located on CTH “C”, 1.2 miles west of State Trunk Highw...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Kenosha County Receives Award for Summer Youth Employment Program

The Wisconsin Park and Recreation Association (WPRA) has selected Kenosha County’s Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) as the winner of the 2016 Silver Star Award for youth programming.

Kenosha County will be recognized at the WPRA’s annual confer...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

CTH C Closure to replace Railroad Crossing

The Kenosha County Department of Public Works announces scheduled work to replace the Canadian National Railroad Crossing on County Trunk Highway “C” in Trevor in the Town of Salem. The work site is located on CTH “C”, 1.2 miles west of State Trunk Highw...Read on...

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

Kenosha County to host Fall Wheel Ride

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser invites bike riders of all ability levels to participate in the Seventh Annual Fall Wheel Ride to Petrifying Springs Park from 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, Oct. 1st.

“Fall is a beautiful time of the year in Kenosha...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Kenosha County receives rating upgrades to AA+

Kenosha County on Thursday received upgraded ratings for the county’s general obligation bonds and long-term obligations from both Standard & Poors Global and Fitch Ratings.

Both S&P and Fitch have assigned a rating of AA+, an upgrade from AA, ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Kenosha County Veterans Services Office to provide services biweekly in Village of Silver Lake

Kenosha County Veterans Services is announcing new hours of operation in the Village of Silver Lake for veterans and families living in the western part of the county.

Effective July 13, 2016, Veterans Services Office personnel will be on site at the V...Read on...

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Posted on: June 17, 2016

West End Park Development

The Kenosha County Parks Division has announced the temporary closure of the West End Park locally known as KD Park, 8530 352nd Avenue, located on the boundary between the Towns of Randall and Wheatland, adjacent to the Village of Twin Lakes. KD Park wil...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Kreuser presents State of the County Address

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser gave his State of the County Address Tuesday night (April 19, 2016), emphasizing the county’s fiscal strength, economic development priorities and great county employees.

Among the highlights of his presentation be...Read on...


Posted on: August 24, 2016

Kenosha County to host Fall Wheel Ride

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser invites bike riders of all ability levels to participate in the Seventh Annual Fall Wheel Ride to Petrifying Springs Park from 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, Oct. 1st.

“Fall is a beautiful time of the year in Kenosha...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2016

West End Park Development

The Kenosha County Parks Division has announced the temporary closure of the West End Park locally known as KD Park, 8530 352nd Avenue, located on the boundary between the Towns of Randall and Wheatland, adjacent to the Village of Twin Lakes. KD Park wil...Read on...

View News Release
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Kenosha County Parks Awarded Funding for West End Park Development

KD Park 2

Kenosha County Parks has been awarded the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Grant to develop the West End Park, locally known as KD Park, said Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser.

KD Park is located on the bou...Read on...

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Heroin death related arrest

Elizabeth Cooper

On July 18, 2016 Kenosha County Sheriff Deputies and Detectives began an investigation into the death of Town of Salem resident Christopher Stachura. Stachura was found on that day deceased in his garage in the 11500 block of 277th Avenue. Evidence at th...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Death Investigation

Car Fire

Updated news release:

The Kenosha County Medical Examiner’s Office has positively identified the body that was found in the burning vehicle in the parking lot of Best Bargains in Wheatland Township. The body has been identified through dental records ...Further information

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Kenosha Sheriff's Department Promotions

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Captain Marc Levin to Chief Deputy

Chief Deputy Designee Marc Levin was hired as a Deputy by the Department in July of 1990. In 2001 he was promoted to Sergeant after working for 11 years as a patrol deputy on all three shifts. As a Sergeant, Levin ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

Veteran’s aid group to open food pantry at Legion post

A Racine-based veteran’s aid organization is opening a new food pantry in Kensoha.

Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin will open a satellite food pantry beginning Thursday, the pantry will be open once a week at the American Legion Post 21, 504-58th St.

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

Gulf War Veterans’ Medically Unexplained Illnesses

Gulf War Veterans’ Medically Unexplained Illnesses A prominent condition affecting Gulf War Veterans is a cluster of medically unexplained chronic symptoms that can include fatigue, headaches, joint pain, indigestion, insomnia, dizziness, respiratory diso...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

2016 Stand Down for Homeless Veterans & Benefits Fair

Stand Down for Homeless Veterans
& Veterans Informational/Benefits Fair

Hosted by Racine & Kenosha Counties *Open to all Veterans and Spouses
Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2016 Time: 9am to 2pm
Location: The Racine Family YMCA-Lakefront B...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Vets may be eligible for service dog benefits

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced on August 18, 2016 that it is piloting a protocol to implement veterinary health benefits for mobility service dogs approved for Veterans with a chronic impairment that substantially limits mobility associ...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Kenosha County Veterans Services Office to provide services biweekly in Village of Silver Lake

Kenosha County Veterans Services is announcing new hours of operation in the Village of Silver Lake for veterans and families living in the western part of the county.

Effective July 13, 2016, Veterans Services Office personnel will be on site at the V...Read on...

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