Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-09-18T06:43:51Z City Of Algoma Moving Forward To Acquire Lighthouse, Bidding Ends On Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144331" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_91814125030-JeffWiswell.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Plans are moving forward for the City of Algoma to assume ownership of the Algoma Pierhead Lighthouse. City Administrator Jeff Wiswell offered an update earlier today on the morning shows of DoorCountyDailyNews.com. [audio:091814JeffWisw... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144331 DNR Warden Urges Gun Deer Hunters To Check Out Changes Early <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144313" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10231212720-DNRlogo3314x221.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Even though the start of the gun deer season in Wisconsin is two months away, DNR Warden Chris Kratcha says now is a good time to start looking at changes that are in play this year. [audio:091614ChrisKratcha2newscut.mp3] [/audio] The big... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144313 Washington Island Police Offer Free Home Check <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144221" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7251415656-washingtonislandpolice.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Property owners on Washington Island are being offered a special, no-charge, home check by the Washington Island Police Department. Officer Gary Schultz explains how it works. [audio:091614WashIslandPD1.mp3] [/audio] Schultz says it not ... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144221 Changes Planned For Sister Bay Fall Fest <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144151" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4271460438-sisterbaylogo.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Even though Sister Bay&rsquo;s Annual Fall Fest is a month away, those who plan on selling food or beverages at the event must attend a pre-Fest meeting. Paige Funkhauser of the Sister Bay Advancement Association says this is to make sure... Rick Jensen 2014-09-17T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144151 Now Is The Time To Find Documents To Apply For Photo ID For Election <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144136" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8111455642-votecounts.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; It now appears that Wisconsin voters in the November 4th election will need to show a valid photo ID at the polls or when they request an absentee ballot. Door County Clerk Jill Lau says she doesn&rsquo;t expect problems as long as people ... Rick Jensen 2014-09-17T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144136 Phone Scams On The Rise Across Wisconsin <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144220" 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; The state department of Ag, Trade and Consumer Protection is reporting a spike in the number of phone scams being reported in Wisconsin. Scams include the caller claiming to be from the IRS, the caller claiming they can reduce your credit c... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144220 Lawsuit Seeks To Have Same-Sex Marriages Declared Valid <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144241" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6111413001-marriagegraphic.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The legal status of about 600 same-sex couples in Wisconsin who were married in June - including one couple in Kewaunee County &ndash; could be decided soon. A federal lawsuit was filed in Madison yesterday by the ACLU on behalf of four c... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-18T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144241 Roundabouts On Highway 42/57 In Sturgeon Bay Discussed <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144041" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9171461202-roundabout.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Roundabouts on Highway 42/57 through Sturgeon Bay are going to be a hard sell for the state Department of Transportation. More than 50 people turned out for a meeting last night. Many, like Nancy Bontempo, don&rsquo;t think putting roundabo... Rick Jensen 2014-09-17T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144041 Clean-Up From Town Of Brussels Manure Leak Continues <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143978" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9161431333-manureleak1.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Clean up from a manure leak in the Town of Brussels continues. The leak from a tank at the Kurt DeGrave farm on County D was reported at 4:15 Tuesday morning. Jason Lowery of the Department of Natural Resources says it appears the leak wa... Rick Jensen 2014-09-16T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143978 Special "Veterans Night" at L-C Football Game This Friday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143999" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9161454107-veterans.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The game Friday night in Luxemburg will represent more than a clash between two future conference combatants. &nbsp;The game between Luxemburg-Casco and Waupaca will be honoring all military veterans. &nbsp; All veterans will receive a pin, free a... Paul Schmitt 2014-09-16T21:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143999 Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizers Won't Stop New Respiratory Virus <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143976" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_42212113337-healthlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>While there are no confirmed cases of children infected with the EV-D68 virus yet in Wisconsin, Door County Public Health Director Rhonda Kohlberg says it&rsquo;s likely the disease that has already hospitalized more than 100 kids in a dozen states i... Rick Jensen 2014-09-16T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143976 Egg Harbor Woman Arrested For OWI After Car Strikes Tree <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143964" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12061283049-drunkdrivingarrestimage425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; An Egg Harbor woman was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated after a one-car accident in the Town of Baileys Harbor injured two people early this (Tuesday) morning. The Door County officer investigating the accident say... Rick Jensen 2014-09-16T16:30:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143964 Kewaunee County Deer Advisory Committee Meets Wednesday Evening <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143975" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11021265103-Deer1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For the first time this year each Wisconsin county has a Deer Advisory Committee. DNR Warden Chris Kratcha says members come from a variety of backgrounds. [audio:091614ChrisKratcha3newscut44100Hz.mp3] [/audio] The committees will offer input to ... Rick Jensen 2014-09-16T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143975 Charges Filed In Sturgeon Bay Child Pornography Cases <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143879" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9161492106-LinkStevenP.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Criminal charges have been filed in Door County Court against two men arrested after a two-month investigation into child pornography in Sturgeon Bay. 37-year-old Steven P. Link faces five felony counts of possession of child pornography a... Rick Jensen 2014-09-16T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143879 Sturgeon Bay Roundabouts Topic Of Meeting Tonight <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143877" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8231485048-wisdeptoftransportation400x225.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A reminder of the meeting set for later today for the public to comment on the proposed reconstruction of Highway 42/57 between Michigan Street and Egg Harbor Road in Sturgeon Bay. Plans include construction of roundabouts at the Michigan... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-16T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143877 Nasewaupee Residents Next To Address Waste Spraying <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143808" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9151413207-CWAClogofrog.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Residents of the Town of Nasewaupee are scheduled to discuss passing an ordinance that would ban the aerial spraying of agricultural waste Thursday evening. Clean Water Action Council President Dean Hoegger says the spraying practice is al... Rick Jensen 2014-09-15T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143808 Three People Injured In Crash At Intersection Of Highway 57 And County C <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143787" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5101232737-TrafficAccidentlogo2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Three people were injured in a two-car collision Saturday evening in the town of Brussels. According to information released this morning by the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, 20-year-old Rebecca L. Charles of Forestville failed t... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-15T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143787 Sturgeon Bay Woman Ticketed For Collision At 5th And Jefferson <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143786" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8301232857-SturgeonBayPoliceDepartmentpatch400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A 63-year-old Sturgeon Bay woman was ticketed for failure to yield after a two-vehicle accident in Sturgeon Bay Saturday morning. Sturgeon Bay Police say Donita James had stopped at the Stop sign on North 5th Ave at Jefferson Street at jus... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-15T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143786 Keep Yard Signs Out Of The Right Of Way <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143703" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5071215033-MattJoski400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; With elections just seven weeks away more and more lawn signs supporting candidates are popping up. Kewaunee County Sheriff Matt Joski says you need to make sure that those signs are not in the right of way &ndash; in or out of town. [audi... Rick Jensen 2014-09-15T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143703 UW-System President Says "Talent Gap" Leaves 150,000 Jobs Unfilled In State <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=143672" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_91414103828-AlgomaCrossVisit.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says a talent gap is preventing the state&rsquo;s economy from growing. [audio:091414CrossGap.MP3] [/audio] Cross made those comments last week at Algoma High School where he met with sta... Rick Jensen 2014-09-14T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=143672