Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-11-22T04:11:07Z Link Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Child Pornography Charges <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153105" 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>A Sturgeon Bay man has pleaded not guilty to his federal child pornography charges. 37-year-old Stephen Link appeared at the U.S. District Court in Green Bay Thursday afternoon to be arraigned and enter his plea on his federal charges. Link&rsquo;s o... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-21T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153105 Proposed Waterfront Hotel Not A Referendum Issue <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153024" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11201461218-hearingphoto.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Many of the Sturgeon Bay residents who spoke against a proposed waterfront hotel Wednesday night called for the issue to be put on the ballot as a referendum question. Sturgeon Bay City Administrator Steve McNeil says that&rsquo;s unlikely under sta... Rick Jensen 2014-11-21T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153024 Gibraltar Elementary Recognized For High Achievement And Progress <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153058" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4301264529-GibraltarSchool300x240.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Improvement in areas like reading and math at Gibraltar Elementary School in Fish Creek has caught the eye of the state. The school was one of only six high-achieving and a high progress schools of the 167 Title I Schools of Recognition earlier this ... Tim Kowols 2014-11-21T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153058 Christmas By The Bay Lights Up Tonight <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153025" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12101280820-ChristmasTree5425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The holiday season gets an early start in Sturgeon Bay tonight with the beginning of Christmas by the Bay. Sturgeon Bay Visitor&rsquo;s Center Director Pam Seiler explains what to expect on opening night. [audio:111914PamSelier1.mp3] [/audio] Seile... Tim Kowols 2014-11-21T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153025 Stone Harbor Answers Call To Host Coast Guard Members For Thanksgiving Dinner <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152940" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11201224610-ThanksgivingMealimage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; When the call went out earlier this week from Adopt-a-Soldier that host families were needed for Thanksgiving dinners for active US Coast Guard members, a Sturgeon Bay restaurant stepped up to fill those plates. Nancy Bertz is the Stone H... Rick Jensen 2014-11-20T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152940 Sheriff Joski Reminds Hunters To Make Sure Permission To Be On Land Is Current <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152939" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_60112122146-DeerPic.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Just because you had permission to hunt on a piece of land last year, that doesn&rsquo;t mean you do when the gun deer season opens Saturday. Kewaunee County Sheriff Matt Joski says trespassing is their biggest deer hunting issue. [audio... Rick Jensen 2014-11-20T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152939 AAA Says Most Thanksgiving Travel Planned Since 2007 AAA of Wisconsin says Thanksgiving holiday travel volume is expected to reach the highest level since 2007. 89 percent of travel is expected to be by car, buoyed by the lowest gas prices since 2009. A gallon of unleaded regular in the Green Bay met... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-20T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152937 44 Of 48 Speakers Oppose Proposed Waterfront Hotel <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152854" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11201461218-hearingphoto.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The council chambers of Sturgeon Bay city hall were overflowing last night for a public hearing before the Plan Commission concerning a proposed five-story hotel for the Sturgeon Bay Waterfront. Developer Bob Papke is asking the city to cha... Rick Jensen 2014-11-20T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152854 Today Is Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152853" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2191312206-snowplow2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Even though they have already been called out at least twice this season, today is Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day in Wisconsin. Door County Highway Commissioner John Kolodziej explains what happens when plowing is needed. [audio:111914J... Rick Jensen 2014-11-20T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152853 Door County COIN Program Issues First Loan <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152778" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8191462409-COINLogocropped.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Door County Community Opportunity Investment Network &ndash; COIN for short &ndash; issued its first loan Wednesday. Door County Community Foundation President and CEO Bret Bicoy says a Baileys Harbor business was chosen. [audio:111814... Rick Jensen 2014-11-19T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152778 Sister Bay Woman Extricated From Vehicle Following Head-On Collision On Highway 42 <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152767" 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; A 27-year-old Sister Bay woman needed to be extricated from her vehicle following a head-on collision last Tuesday night on Highway 42 in the Town of Sevastopol. The Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department report indicates that 40-year-old ... Rick Jensen 2014-11-19T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152767 Baileys Harbor Man Ticketed For Failure To Report An Accident <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152777" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4251265453-policelights3400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A 43-year-old Baileys Harbor man was ticketed for failing to report an accident after his vehicle apparently hit a tree Sunday evening. According to the officer&rsquo;s report, Steven Hendra apparently lost control of his vehicle on an icy... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-19T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152777 Door County Authorities Want To Know If You Recognize Bar Patrons In Video <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152702" 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; Door County authorities are asking the public to check a video and see if they may recognize any of three men who they think may have been involved in a burglary at the Bayside Tavern in Fish Creek. The burglary was reported Monday mornin... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-19T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152702 Public Hearing Tonight On Proposed Waterfront Hotel <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152779" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_61912101832-CityofSturgeonBaylogo3400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Sturgeon Bay residents have their chance tonight at a public hearing to express their opinion on a five-story hotel that would be constructed on vacant property near the Oregon Street Bridge. Among the issues facing the city&rsquo;s Plan ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-19T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152779 Noon Rotary Assists Families With Thanksgiving Meals <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152650" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5301255154-RotaryInternationallogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For some families this year, it&rsquo;s hard to create the perfect Thanksgiving meal. The Noon Rotary Club of Sturgeon Bay is helping families do just that. Jen Olson of Olson Dental and the Rotary Club explains the Rotary&rsquo;s role. &nbsp; [audi... Tim Kowols 2014-11-18T21:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152650 Sturgeon Bay Native Wins Big On Game Show <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152649" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_101012105027-Money400x300.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Sturgeon Bay native did more than buy a few vowels last night on &ldquo;Wheel of Fortune.&rdquo; Cameryn Ehlers, now a teacher in South Carolina, appeared on last night&rsquo;s airing on local television after taping the episode in September. Camer... Tim Kowols 2014-11-18T21:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152649 Winter Weather Wreaking Havoc On Farmers <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152648" 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>The latest surge in winter weather is the latest setback for farmers in Door and Kewaunee County. Door County agriculture agent Dean Volenberg says the cooler temperatures played a big role in many crops never properly maturing. [audio:111814Volenbe... Tim Kowols 2014-11-18T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152648 DNR Licenses Purchases Down For Gun Deer Season <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152647" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_1211465441-HuntingStockPhotoWiese.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In advance of the gun deer hunting season, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says gun deer license registration is down over 11,000 from last year. DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp speculated on a few factors. [audio:111814DNRTelePressStepp1.mp... Tim Kowols 2014-11-18T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152647 Miller Art Museum Director Bonnie Hartmann Paints Her Way To Retirement <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152608" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4231242813-bonniehartmann.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>After twenty-three years as director of the Miller Art Museum in Sturgeon Bay, Bonnie Hartmann wants to hang up her own art. Hartmann is retiring at the end of November has been the director of the Miller Art Museum since 1992. Her love for the job g... Tim Kowols 2014-11-18T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152608 Investigation Continues For Kewaunee County Crash <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=152545" 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>The Kewaunee County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department have released the names of two teens involved in a Saturday morning accident as the department continues to investigate the cause of the crash. Authorities say 16-year-old Brennan Schweiner of Denmark w... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-18T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=152545