Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-08-01T07:23:09Z Two Sturgeon Bay Road Projects Scheduled To Start Monday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137910" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4261262534-RoadConstruction3.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Two road maintenance projects will make travel through Sturgeon Bay a bit slower starting Monday. In a short-term project, crews will be sealing the decks on the Oregon and Michigan Street bridges Monday and Tuesday. The Oregon Street Brid... Rick Jensen 2014-08-01T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137910 Boats To See, Tour, Build And Paint This Weekend In Sturgeon Bay <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137923" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11021341304-DoorCountyMaritimeMuseumLogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; There are boats to look at, boats to tour, boats to paint and boats to build this weekend at the Door County Maritime Museum&rsquo;s Classic and Wooden Boat Festival in Sturgeon Bay. Artists will start painting scenes of the Bay after 8 to... Rick Jensen 2014-08-01T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137923 Baldwin, Other Senators Propose Propane Protection Plan <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137922" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2051454856-Baldwin.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Senator Tammy Baldwin and two other Midwest senators have introduced a bill to help prevent future propane shortages. Democrat Baldwin, along with Republican Rob Portman of Ohio and Democrat Al Franken of Minnesota say the Propane Supply ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-01T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137922 UPDATED - Manure-Hauling Semi Rolls Over South Of Algoma <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137761" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_73114114735-rollover2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Friday Morning Update &nbsp; Crews spent several hours yesterday containing and cleaning what could have been as much as 5,000 gallons of manure leaking out of a tanker trailer following a semi rollover in Kewaunee County. &nbsp; According to t... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-31T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137761 Scam Ties IRS, Law Enforcement To Scare Victim Into Sending Money <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137775" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5181264817-ScamAlert2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Area law enforcement agencies have received several reports this week of a phone scam where the caller claims to be from the Internal Revenue Service. And according to Lt. Jeff Farley of the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, the call ... Rick Jensen 2014-07-31T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137775 Illinois Man Injured In Town Of Liberty Grove Rollover <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137760" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_73114114805-sisterbayliberytgroveaccx073014.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A McHenry, Illinois, man was taken by ambulance for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries after he rolled his car on a corner on a gravel road in the Town of Liberty Grove Wednesday afternoon. According to the accident report from th... Rick Jensen 2014-07-31T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137760 State Supreme Court Upholds Act-10, Domestic Partner Registry And Voter Photo I-D <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137824" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4231243535-gavel.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The state Supreme Court yesterday upheld three controversial laws. The Court said there was nothing unconstitutional about Act-10, the legislation that Governor Walker pushed to ban collective bargaining for many public employees. The Cou... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-01T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137824 "Silver Alerts" To Locate Missing Older Adults Go On Line <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137774" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7311411503-silveralert.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Most of us are familiar with Amber Alerts. They have been around for several years to help quickly track down missing and endangered children by sending alerts through the Crime Alert Network to radio stations and other media. Starting Au... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-31T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137774 $25,000 Bid Placed On Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse In On-Line Auction <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137621" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7301422654-sturgeonpierhead42006USCGphoto.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A $25,000 bid on a historic lighthouse in Sturgeon Bay has been placed in an online government auction. The federal government has declared the Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal North Pierhead Lighthouse to be surplus property. The auction started ... Rick Jensen 2014-07-30T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137621 Assembly, Sheriff Candidate Forums Soon Available On Line <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137667" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_1311353133-LeagueofWomenVoterslogo2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Voters who missed the candidate forums for Door County Sheriff and the First District seat in the State Assembly will be able to replay those events. Sandy Brown of the League of Women Voters of Door County says they want to make sure as ma... Rick Jensen 2014-07-31T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137667 4-H And FFA Kids Are The Heart Of The Door County Fair <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137620" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7161412328-fairlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; Today is entry day for most 4-H and FFA exhibits at the 143rd Annual Door County Fair.&nbsp; Door County 4-H Youth Development Agent Dawn VandeVoort says the exhibits from kids in 4-H and FFA remain the heart of the fair. [audio:0... Rick Jensen 2014-07-30T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137620 Ag Agent Says Hay Crop Is Good, Field Corn Is Struggling <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137619" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6251414446-farmnews.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The cooler, drier summer weather is having a mixed impact on area crops. Kewaunee County UW Extension Ag Agent Aerica Bjurstrom says the hay crop is in good shape with third cuttings under way. [audio:072814AericaBHay.MP3] [/audio] The sa... Rick Jensen 2014-07-30T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137619 State Supreme Court To Issue Rulings On Act 10, Voter Photo I-D And Domestic Partner Registry <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137664" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5181215028-courtgavel.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The state Supreme Court will weigh in on three controversial issues today &ndash; the domestic partner registry, voter photo I-D and Act 10 limits on unions. &nbsp; The court&rsquo;s ruling on whether public school and local government emp... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-31T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137664 Nine-Year-Old Thanks Coast Guard For Rescue <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137520" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7111423115-RCAFrescue1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Nine-year-old Tommy Alter of Highland Park, Illinois, had the opportunity yesterday to thank the Coast Guard helicopter crew that helped rescue him, his cousin and his aunt from their kayaks on Lake Michigan earlier this month. The three ... Rick Jensen 2014-07-30T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137520 Second Property Tax Installment Due Thursday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137477" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12071252102-PropertyTaxBill400x279.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; For those who split their property tax payments, the second installment is due at the County Treasurer&rsquo;s Office by the close of business on Thursday. Kewaunee County Treasurer Michelle Dax says if you can&rsquo;t make that payment o... Rick Jensen 2014-07-29T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137477 Door County Community Foundation Awards Grant To Big Brothers And Big Sisters <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137455" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72914112235-dccfbigbro.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Door County Community Foundation recently awarded a Sustainability Grant to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Northeastern Wisconsin. Big Brothers and Big Sisters programs match volunteer mentors with area youth.&nbsp; From left to right... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-29T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137455 New Performance Pavilion In Sister Bay Ready For Reggae Wednesday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137469" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72914114101-UnityBand.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The new Waterfront Pavilion in Sister Bay is ready for its first Wednesday night concert. Village Administrator Zeke Jackson says it will be Jammin&rsquo;. [audio:072914ZekePavilion44100Hz.MP3] [/audio] The Waterfront Pavilion in Sister B... Rick Jensen 2014-07-29T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137469 Door County Sheriff Candidate Forum Tonight In Jacksonport <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137517" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_122612103044-LeagueofWomenVoterslogo2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The five candidates for Door County Sheriff will meet in a forum tonight at the Jacksonport Town Hall. Members of the audience will submit questions that will be answered by all candidates. The event is hosted by the League of Women Voter... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-30T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137517 Delarwelle Leads In Sheriff Race Receipts And Expenditures <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137323" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12513100959-DoorCountySheriffsOfficebadge400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Steve Delarwelle has raised and spent the most money so far in the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s race. According to documents filed with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office, in the first 6 months of the year Delarwelle&rsquo;s campaign collected ... Rick Jensen 2014-07-29T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137323 Door County Board To Examine Capital Projects Tuesday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137322" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_70612112451-DoorCountyGovernmentCenter400x320.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Door County Board of Supervisors takes a look at some of the county&rsquo;s proposed big-ticket expense items this morning. Supervisors will look at the Capital Improvements Plan as they continue working on the new budget. County Admini... Rick Jensen 2014-07-28T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137322