Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-08-27T06:00:36Z Sternard Says Fiscal Responsibility Is A Priority For County Law Enforcement <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141301" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_33114100342-tammy039.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; With less and less state assistance coming in, Tammy Sternard tells DoorCountyDailyNews.com that balancing the budget while providing the same level of service is a top priority for law enforcement. [audio:082714SternardFiscal.mp3] [/audio... Rick Jensen 2014-08-27T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141301 Sturgeon Bay Skatepark Construction Nears Completion <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141299" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_82614120245-skateparkconstruction.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The first wheels will be hitting the pavement of the Sturgeon Bay Skatepark sometime in September. That&rsquo;s the word from Skatepark Initiative Co-Chair Matt Young. [audio:082514MattYoungSkatepark1.MP3] [/audio] Young says because the ... Rick Jensen 2014-08-27T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141299 Southern Door Open House Features Bell Dedication <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141298" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5171245632-SouthernDoorsign2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Southern Door School District is hosting an open house this (Wednesday) afternoon. Students and parents will have a chance to tour buildings, meet teachers and bus drivers and locate lockers. Superintendent Patti Vickman says there is... Rick Jensen 2014-08-27T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141298 Kewaunee Fall Sports Off And Running With First Day of School Not Far Off <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141297" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9181265342-KewauneeStorm.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; As the month of August comes to an end, another school year is around the corner.Not only are students getting ready for new classes, clubs and activities, Kewaunee High School is in full swing with their Fall sports. From Cross Country, to... Paige Kassner, Kewaunee High School Student Correspondent 2014-08-27T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141297 Kewaunee County Board Called Into Special Session Regarding Change In Tax Base After Plant Assessment Change <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141202" 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; In an attempt to sort out the impact the reduction of the assessed value of the Kewaunee Nuclear Power Plant will have on the county&rsquo;s tax base, the Kewaunee County Board of Supervisors have been called in for a special meeting tonigh... Rick Jensen 2014-08-27T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141202 RGA Labs Continues Attempt To Purchase Kewaunee Power Station <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141128" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10241214419-KewauneePowerStation2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Last night&rsquo;s agreement between the Carlton Town Board and Dominion Resources dropping the assessed value of the now-closed Kewaunee Power Station from $502-million to $10-million has once again called into question the potential sale ... Rick Jensen 2014-08-26T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141128 Delarwelle Says Heroin Enforcement And Education Will Be A Priority If Elected <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141200" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_41014102905-SteveD2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Republican Door County Sheriff Candidate Steve Delarwelle visited the DoorCountyDailyNews.com morning shows yesterday. He says the influx of heroin into the county is a challenge that needs to be a priority of law enforcement and education ... Rick Jensen 2014-08-27T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141200 Holiday Weekend Traffic Snarls May Start Thursday Night In Green Bay <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141201" 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; The most Labor Day weekend travelers since 2008 are expected hit the roads starting Friday. AAA of Wisconsin says about 731,000 state residents will be traveling, up about 1.4 percent from last year. Many major road construction projects w... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-27T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141201 Boat Blaze Investigated By State Fire Marshal's Office <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141126" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_82614120245-ourdreams.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Investigators from the state Fire Marshal&rsquo;s office were on the scene at Quarterdeck Marina in Sturgeon Bay Tuesday morning looking for a possible cause to the blaze that destroyed three boats Minday night. The fire was first reported ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-26T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141126 Agreement Slashes Assessed Value Of Kewaunee Power Plant By $490-Million <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141012" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5111250108-KewauneePowerStation2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The assessed value of the now-closed Kewaunee Nuclear Power Plant was reduced last night from $502 million to just $l0 million. &nbsp;In an agreement reached between power plant owner Dominion Resources and the Town of Carlton, the agreed-u... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-26T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141012 Three Boats At Quarterdeck Marina Destroyed In Monday Night Fire <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=141011" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8261444752-harborfire1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Fire destroyed three boats at the Quarterdeck Marina in Sturgeon Bay last night. The initial call of a boat on fire at Dock B of the Marina came in at just after 7:00 last night. Early reports say the fire quickly spread to two adjacent b... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-26T09:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=141011 Area Apples Looking Good, Running Slightly Behind A Typical Year <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140965" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10121325502-fallapplesusdapublicdomain.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Recent rains and cool nights have helped the area&rsquo;s apple crop along. Steve Wood of Wood Orchard Market in Sturgeon Bays says they are just running a bit behind a typical year. [audio:082514SteveWoodOrdchard1.MP3] [/audio] Bill Roe... Rick Jensen 2014-08-25T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140965 Wanda Jeans Family Restaurant Reaches 10 Year Milestone <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140968" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8251440721-WandaJeanslogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Exactly ten years ago Monday,&nbsp; a life-long dream came true for Wanda Hilsabeck.&nbsp; She officially signed the papers to open the Wanda Jeans Family Restaurant at the current 846 Egg Harbor Road location in Sturgeon Bay.&nbsp; That site had b... Paul Schmitt 2014-08-26T08:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140968 Kewaunee County Has State's Highest Average Number Of Cows Per Dairy Herd <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140949" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5221250219-Cow.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; As of August 1, Wisconsin had 10,200 licensed dairy herds. The state ag department says that&rsquo;s 550 herds less than a year ago. The number of cows has remained steady. Kewaunee County Extension Ag Agent Aerica Bjurstrom says Kewaunee ... Rick Jensen 2014-08-25T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140949 EggStravaganza Raises $150,000 For Egg Harbor Public Art <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140960" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72414112300-eggharboregg.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; After almost two years of planning, the EggStravaganza celebrating the Village of Egg Harbor&rsquo;s 50th birthday wrapped up Saturday as the 50 decorated eggs were auctioned off. Village President Joe Smith said the event "egg-ceeded egg-... Rick Jensen 2014-08-25T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140960 Don't Give Away Too Much Information In That Selfie <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140862" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10021224416-DoorCountySheriffsOfficebadge400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; As people enjoy their last few summer vacation days, Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department Investigator Chris Neuville says you need to be careful how much personal information you are sharing about your trip &ndash; maybe unintentionally ... Rick Jensen 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140862 Construction On 42 / 57 Intersection Starts Monday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140778" 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; Starting today crews will begin working on changes to the way the northbound lane of Highway 42 merges with Highway 57 south of Sturgeon Bay. Expect 57 to be one lane in the area for about a month. Highway 42 will be reduced to 10 feet wi... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-24T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140778 WHEAP Participants To Receive Letters Urging Early Action On Propane Fills <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140860" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12081225628-NaturalGas405x296.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; In an effort to get in front of the home heating season and avoid another propane crisis, 25,000 Wisconsin families used the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program will be receiving letters offering help to fill propane tanks now while pr... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140860 DOT Working On Plan To Provide Free Photo I-D's The state Transportation Department is working to figure out how to provide free I-D&rsquo;s if it turns out people need them to vote in the November election. The Governor gave the DOT that assignment last week. Arguments will be heard September... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-08-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140859 Guest Report - Get Back In The Healthy Breakfast Habit <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=140793" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8241475829-jodybreakfast.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; There are many great reasons to eat breakfast every day. But when it comes to weight loss, a recent study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that eating or not eating breakfast did not make a difference in weight ... Jody Anderson, Succeed Health 2014-08-24T14:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=140793