Highway 45 Archive
October 27, 2019 – West Bend, WI – It was a mighty crisp Saturday morning, Oct. 26, and about a dozen West Bend Sunrise Rotarians donned hooded sweatshirts, knit hats and fluorescent yellow vests and hit a portion of Highway 45 in West Bend to tidy up the roadway.
September 21, 2019 – West Bend, WI – There was a single-vehicle motorcycle accident Saturday morning just after 9:46 a.m. on Highway 45 southbound at Friendly Drive. West Bend Fire Department Battalion Chief Jeff Gustafson said witnesses saw the motorcyclist come off of County Highway H and head south on Hwy 45.
July 21, 2019 – Town of Polk, WI – Emergency crews are on scene of what appears to be a single-vehicle accident at the northbound on ramp at Highway 45 and Pleasant Valley Road. Witnesses said a car tried to get on Highway 45 and instead ran off
Dec. 22, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The eastbound lane of Paradise Drive was shut down from Walmart to Menards in West Bend on Friday night following a single-vehicle accident that occurred around 9:20 p.m. According to West Bend Police Lt. Tracy Heterbrueg the vehicle was northbound
Oct. 12, 2018 – Town of Polk, WI – The folks at Washington County Fair Park took the new sign on Highway 45 for a test drive on Thursday afternoon and lit up the LED board. The new digital sign is about twice the size of the old and
Jan. 31, 2018 – West Bend, WI – On January 31, 2018 at 4:38 p.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a possible impaired driver on USH 45 northbound from the area of Hwy 145. Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to attempt to intercept the vehicle. The Sheriff’s
Jan. 31, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Motorists are being asked to avoid the area of Highway 45 southbound just south of Paradise Drive following a bad, multi-vehicle accident. Authorities are rerouting some vehicle off Highway 45 at Paradise Drive. Multiple vehicles are involved and there’s a growing