Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-10-31T07:30:20Z Most Remaining Power Outages Expected To Be Repaired Tonight <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150353" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_50612113455-Poweroutage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Most of the remaining power outages in northern Door County are expected to be repaired by late tonight. Kerry Spees of Wisconsin Public Service says the wind has made it a tough day. [audio:103114KerrySpeesOutagesPM.mp3] [/audio] At one... Rick Jensen 2014-10-31T21:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150353 First Toys For Tots Sign-Up Saturday Morning In Kewaunee <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150354" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11161363648-150pxToysfortotslogo.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Now that Halloween is (almost) over, it&rsquo;s time to start thinking about Christmas. Sheriff Matt Joski is once again heading up Toys for Tots for Kewaunee County. The first opportunity for parents to sign their kids up is tomorrow (Satu... Rick Jensen 2014-10-31T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150354 Scattered Power Outages Expected To Continue In Northern Door County <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150331" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_61312113839-PowerOutage2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Scattered power outages are expected to be the rule until the winds die down. That&rsquo;s the word from Kerry Spees of Wisconsin Public service. [audio:103114KerrySpeesOutages1.mp3] [/audio] Spees said at one point more than 1500 custome... Rick Jensen 2014-10-31T15:45:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150331 Civil Discourse: An Occasional Attempt to Restore Civility To Our Civic Discourse <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150322" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6081263103-RogerUtnehmerMay32012400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>One kind of discrimination appears to be ending at the same time another is generating headlines around the world.&nbsp; This week&rsquo;s announcement by Apple&rsquo;s Tim Cook that he is gay is one of the last nails in the coffin of discrimination... Roger Utnehmer, DoorCountyDailyNews.com President and CEO 2014-10-31T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150322 Sister Bay Lions Hosting Halloween Bash At Fire Station <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150330" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_103114104923-halloweenpartyold.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; If you think the weather might be a little too much for your young ghosts and goblins to go door-to-door, the Sister Bay Lions Club is throwing a Halloween bash at the Sister Bay Fire Station. Village Administrator Zeke Jackson says it&rsqu... Rick Jensen 2014-10-31T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150330 Door County Maritime Museum Names New Executive Director <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150257" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10311455217-Rick1DCMM.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A former naval officer has been named the new Executive Director of the Door County Maritime Museum. Rick O&rsquo;Farrell starts on Monday. O&rsquo;Farrell is a Bay City, Michigan, native who most recently was the Executive Director for t... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-31T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150257 Designated Trick Or Treat Times For Today And Sunday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150258" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10241223411-Halloween425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Algoma (city): October 31st 4-7 p.m.Algoma (town): October 31st 5-7 p.m.Baileys Harbor: October 31st 4-6 p.m.Casco: November 2nd 12-2 p.m.Jacksonport: October 31st 3-7 p.m.Kewaunee: October 31st 3:30-6:30 p.m.Luxemburg: November 2nd 3-5 p.m... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-31T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150258 Southern Door Superintendent Says Tuesday's Vote Will Be A Turning Point <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150197" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8281410445-newSouthernDoor.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; On Tuesday, voters in the Southern Door School District will have their say on a $390,000 proposal to allow a one-time increase in property taxes to cover operating expenses in the 2015-2016 school year. Spread across the District, that amo... Rick Jensen 2014-10-30T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150197 Wind Advisory In Effect Until 6:00 Tonight, Power Outages Reported <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150255" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5141270201-PowerPole.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A wind advisory continues until 6:00 tonight. The National Weather Service says we can expect winds from the north from 25 to 40 miles an hour with gusts as high as 55 miles an hour in some spots. Strongest gusts along the Bay shore from Wa... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-31T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150255 Winter Utility Disconnect Moratorium Starts Saturday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150180" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_81012114952-electricity378x250.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Tomorrow is the last day utilities can shut off your power or heat for the winter if you are behind on your payments. Wisconsin&rsquo;s annual moratorium on utility shutoffs for the winter season starts Saturday. Kerry Spees of Wisconsin... Rick Jensen 2014-10-30T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150180 Reports Show Both Candidates For Door County Sheriff Close In Contributions <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150059" 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; Democrat Tammy Sternard has listed about $1500 more than Republican Steve Delarwelle in campaign contributions in the race for Door County Sheriff. Reports filed with the county clerk show Sternard&rsquo;s campaign with receipts of about $... Rick Jensen 2014-10-29T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150059 State Veterans Affairs Secretary Hosting Listening Session Thursday Evening In Sister Bay <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150058" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6141254400-VeteransFlag2370x297.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Area veterans will have the ear of Wisconsin&rsquo;s Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary John Scocos at a listening session tomorrow (Thursday) night in Sister Bay. Scocos says the sessions are valuable for the exchange of information... Rick Jensen 2014-10-29T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150058 Hints To Keep Your Stuff Safe In A Storage Unit <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150045" 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; A number of storage units in Kewaunee and Door counties have been burglarized recently. Kewaunee County Sheriff Matt Joski has some hints to keep you from becoming the next victim. [audio:102914JoskiStorage1.mp3] [/audio] Joski also says ... Rick Jensen 2014-10-29T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150045 Majeski Joins Common Cause List Supporting Non-Partisan Redistricting <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150113" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12051354657-commoncauseWIMapSmallGreen.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Democratic First District Assembly candidate Joe Majeski has joined a list of office-seekers who have pledged to support non-partisan re-drawing of legislative boundaries in the state. Jay Heck of Common Cause Wisconsin says the issue has ... Rick Jensen 2014-10-30T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150113 New Poll Gives Walker Seven-Percent Lead Over Burke <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=150111" 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; A new poll gives Incumbent Republican Scott Walker a seven percent lead over Democrat Mary Burke in the race for Governor. The latest Marquette University Law School poll shows 50 percent of likely voters favor Walker while 43 percent prefe... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-30T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=150111 Kitchens Nearly Doubles Majeski In Campaign Contributions Received <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=149884" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6061243344-Votebutton400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Republican Joel Kitchens has taken in nearly twice as much money for his campaign for the First District seat in the State Assembly than Democrat Joe Majeski. According to campaign finance reports filed with the Government Accountability B... Rick Jensen 2014-10-28T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=149884 Emergency Services Director Explains Need For New BUG Ambulance Facility <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=149962" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_102814120951-DanWilliams.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; If the building upgrade referendum for Brussels-Union-Gardner emergency service passes Tuesday, Door County has agreed to keep an ambulance in that district for the next 50 years. County Emergency Services Director Dan Williams was a gues... Rick Jensen 2014-10-29T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=149962 Curt Vandertie: BUG Emergency Personnel Need Space For Training <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=149877" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_102814120948-CurtVandertie.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Voters in the Brussels-Union-Gardner Fire District have the opportunity to help the Department move into the 21st century by approving a building upgrade program next Tuesday. Fire Chief Curt Vandertie was a guest on the morning shows of ... Rick Jensen 2014-10-28T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=149877 Gas Prices Still Hovering Above $3.00 Per Gallon <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=149961" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6061350639-gaspump2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The fall in gas prices in the area seems to have slowed. AAA of Wisconsin says the average price of a gallon of unleaded regular in the Green Bay metro is $3.09 a gallon. That&rsquo;s down a penny from a week ago. The good news is that ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-29T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=149961 State Picks Four Hospitals To Treat Possible Wisconsin Ebola Patients <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=149959" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8011345849-HealthSymbol425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; State health officials have decided that if anyone in Wisconsin needs treatment for the Ebola virus, they will be treated at one of four hospitals. Adult patients would be treated at UW Hospital in Madison or Froedtert Hospital near Milwa... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-10-29T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=149959