3/9/2015 10:23:20 AM
Emily Irwin is the newest member of The Ephraim Historical Foundation, a non-profit founded in 1949 with a mission to preserve the history and beauty of Ephraim. The new Marketing and Volunteer Direct...read more
12/21/2015 10:38:41 AM
The force was more than strong with movie goers and theaters last weekend as “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opened to good reviews and even better box office numbers. The seventh install...read more
11/22/2015 9:35:30 AM
The Olson family has found themselves to have more time for other chores and less aches in their bodies over the last two years. A robotic milking machine installed at Olson ARE Farms south of Sturg...read more
8/13/2015 10:14:11 PM
The Green Bay Packers defense held a Tom Brady-less New England Patriots in check 22-11 last night at Gillette Stadium. Green Bay’s defense accounted for an incredible seven sacks including tw...read more
7/6/2015 6:01:05 AM
Add another name to the potentially suspended list of the Green Bay Packers. Tight end Andrew Quarless discharged a gun in Miami Beach, Florida over the weekend and his status for the start of the 2...read more
6/25/2015 5:57:56 AM
Opening ceremonies for the YMCA Gymnastics Nationals were last night at the Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas. In total, eight Door County YMCA Strivers gymnasts will compete in the national com...read more
9/17/2015 4:09:35 AM
Recent assessments for sidewalks on Egg Harbor Road prompted discussion at Tuesday's meeting of the Sturgeon Bay city council with one citizen advocating for having the tab paid by all taxpayers rathe...read more
9/15/2015 9:14:33 AM
Anglers from across the country are preparing to battle for a $1 million prize this weekend when the ESPN/Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship comes to Sturgeon Bay. The Bassmaster Elite ...read more
8/31/2015 1:31:17 PM
Environmental concerns were the major topics addressed at the first listening sessions held last week by 1st District Representative Joel Kitchens in Fish Creek and Sturgeon Bay. Kitchens, who v...read more
8/18/2015 10:23:24 AM
Luxemburg-Casco School District is excited to see how some of its plans take shape this fall. The school district hosted the community for meetings during the spring for ideas on how they can improve ...read more
8/17/2015 4:46:27 PM
The Door County Community Foundation (DCFF), which launched the Door County Scholarship Network program last year, found that the initiative’s first year had a huge impact for those wanting to c...read more
8/5/2015 7:47:35 AM
A new book called Sturgeon Bay Secret Treasures of Door County is available for sale in the area. Author and photographer Tom Jordan is donating 100% of the profits from the publication to the D...read more
6/29/2015 1:12:47 PM
152 women golfers were in full force at Idlewild Golf Course Monday afternoon to benefit a couple great causes. The 8th annual “Queen for a Day” Women's Golf outing to benefit DOOR...read more
4/15/2015 9:02:51 AM
Door Kewaunee County Legislative Days kicked off at 9 a.m. this morning with Rob Burke from the UW Extension introducing a discussion of important issues. More than 100 delegates are participati...read more
9/22/2014 8:32:09 AM
Patti Peterson of Sturgeon Bay and her husband Jeff could not believe the news they got this morning when Nick Freimuth called them live on 104.1 FM WRLU to announce they had won a brand new green a...read more
8/28/2014 5:45:18 AM
Tonight’s pre-season matchup at Lambeau Field will come with a great deal of fanfare before, during and after the game. The team has released the following schedule of events leading up to kic...read more
2/16/2015 5:18:50 AM
The race for District 1’s seat on the Sturgeon Bay City Council heads into the final stretch in advance of the primary election. While the focus is on tomorrow, candidates Gerald Pelrine, Kelly ...read more
2/11/2015 8:37:01 AM
Improvisation Door County style will be making its way down to Madison this April. Rogue Theater has been invited to provide entertainment April 15 at the evening reception for Kewaunee Door L...read more
6/17/2014 5:50:48 AM
June was an exciting month for high school sports in Door and Kewaunee Counties. The last official game was played by Sturgeon Bay girls soccer last Thursday in New Holstein. Other impressive post s...read more
12/12/2014 2:09:36 PM
The year is coming to an end - and your accountant is advising you that this would be a good year to earn a sizeable charitable deduction. But with the new year just around the corner and the holidays...read more
11/24/2014 4:55:20 AM
During the holiday shopping season, store receipts can pile up. Deanna Tittel from the Bank of Luxemburg suggests you hang on to them until you can compare the amount to what’s on your...read more
11/19/2014 12:54:00 PM
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’s report, Steven Hendr...read more
11/16/2014 7:50:46 AM
Even with the well-publicized thefts of credit and debit card data from major retailers, most shoppers still prefer the plastic to cash and checks.
Deanna Tittel of the Bank of Luxemburg s...read more
11/1/2014 9:55:01 AM
Young people between the ages of 14 and 20 who have an interest in a career in law enforcement can learn about the job through the Lakeshore Explorer Post run by the Sturgeon Bay Police Depa...read more
10/25/2014 5:25:10 AM
After six environmental groups petitioned the federal Environmental Protection Agency to step in and address the groundwater contamination in Kewaunee County, both Republican Joel Kitchens and Democra...read more
10/7/2014 10:08:40 AM
A 28-year-old Sturgeon Bay woman suffered a minor injury when her car rear-ended a dump truck in the Town of Egg Harbor yesterday (Monday) morning.
According to the Door County officer on t...read more
8/28/2014 11:12:14 AM
Labor Day Weekend visitors began arriving in Door and Kewaunee counties Thursday night, with some stopping off for the Packer game on their way through.
Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel say...read more
11/26/2013 5:54:17 AM
The Witt Ford Red Zone on 104.1 FM WRLU went without its co-host Johnathan Franklin last night due to a concussion suffered against the Vikings on Sunday. Johnathan was ordered to a dark room for the ...read more
8/11/2014 11:12:40 AM
In an attempt to be pro-active against the tree-killing Emerald Ash Borer, the Door County Airport and Parks Committee has approved a three-stage plan that will eventually remove all of the ...read more
11/1/2013 5:56:57 AM
The Packers and Bears have each seen super-star players fall to injury this season. The week’s first injury report was released by each franchise yesterday afternoon and a number of the rivalry&...read more
7/28/2014 11:07:57 AM
A Fish Creek man required medical treatment after his moped nearly collided with a car Sunday afternoon in Fish Creek.
According to the accident report from the Door County Sheriff’s...read more
7/24/2014 10:32:55 AM
A 23-year-old Orlando man was injured during an ATV accident in the Town of Egg Harbor just before nine Tuesday evening. According to the incident report from the Door County Sheriff’s...read more
7/14/2014 5:08:24 AM
Chicago police say a suspect is in custody in the shooting death of 28-year-old Wil Lewis, the son of a former Sturgeon Bay High School Principal. Police say 31-year-old Eric ...read more
7/10/2014 10:21:19 AM
A 31-year-old De Pere bicyclist who failed to check for traffic and yield was injured when his bike ran into a car on 12th Avenue in Sturgeon Bay Monday evening.
According to the accident r...read more
8/21/2013 6:00:56 AM
Former St. Louis Cardinal Kyle Lohse earned a win against his former team Tuesday night at Miller Park in Milwaukee. A 6-3 victory for the ‘Brew Crew’ had nearly 40,000 fans excited a...read more
8/21/2013 6:00:13 AM
The Milwaukee Bucks proved that center Larry Sanders is the player they want to rebuild the franchise around after signing the big man to a four-year deal reportedly worth $44 million yesterday.Standi...read more
6/16/2014 1:02:49 PM
A Wauwautosa man required medical treatment after he fell off the cliff at Cave Point County Park and landed in the water Saturday.
According to the incident report released today by the D...read more
8/9/2013 5:55:31 AM
The Green Bay Packers are preparing for Friday’s preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals, and are ready to welcome more than 7,000 new fans to the stadium, as the first official game with...read more
6/11/2014 4:48:56 AM
A 59-year-old Kenosha man has died of injuries he received in an ATV accident in the Town of Sevastopol Saturday evening.
The Door County Sheriff’s Department says Dennis Ewaskowitz ...read more
8/2/2013 6:01:22 AM
Datone Jones may be the most humble first round draft pick the Green Bay Packers have ever signed. The defensive end from UCLA has been doing everything at training camp, literally. Typically a job fo...read more
5/29/2014 11:22:16 AM
The Code Red Alert system should be up and running in Door County by the end of the weekend. Emergency Management Director Dan Williams says the system will pass along alerts based on your l...read more
5/17/2014 12:10:21 PM
Clerks at businesses that sell tobacco products in Door County can learn about the latest laws, certification for sellers and the proper way to check IDs at a workshop Tuesday. Jamie Michael...read more
7/2/2013 3:45:31 AM
Three gymnasts from the Striver's Gymnastics Team captured National Titles this past weekend at the YMCA Gymnastics National Competition held in Savannah, Georgia. The Team acquired 29 individua...read more
5/10/2014 4:23:16 AM
A Sister bay man was killed Thursday morning, when an ATV he was trying to load onto a trailer, without ramps, flipped over on top of him. A 911 call from a cellphone brought EMS...read more
4/29/2014 10:58:46 AM
The death of 39-year-old Gregory Broeckel is expected to be ruled accidental.
Medical Examiner Al Klimek says toxicology reports indicated the presence of prescription and illicit drugs in...read more
4/22/2014 5:37:10 AM
Door and Kewaunee counties are among seven Northeast Wisconsin counties that are now part of the Family Care program in Wisconsin.
State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay pushed for ...read more
4/19/2014 9:08:14 AM
Governor Walker last week signed a bill into law removing voluntary intoxication as a defense to a criminal act in Wisconsin.
DoorCountyDailyNews.com asked State Representative Garey Bies ...read more
4/17/2014 11:44:11 AM
Domestic abusers will now need to prove they have turned over any firearms to a responsible third party under a law signed yesterday by Governor Scott Walker.
State Representative Garey Bi...read more
4/15/2014 5:14:54 AM
Two bills authored by State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay are expected to be signed into law by the Governor this week.
First is a bill that would require anyone under a domestic...read more
3/23/2014 5:45:20 AM
It’s not uncommon for lawmakers to end up with bills left on the table at the end of a legislative session.
One of those Representative Garey Bies was unable to get passed was the so...read more
3/21/2014 9:35:49 AM
Less than five hours after casting his final vote in the State Assembly, Republican Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay announced his candidacy for Wisconsin Secretary of State.
3/18/2014 4:53:32 AM
Family members who hide criminals or attempt to clean up crime scenes face stiffer penalties under a bill up for a vote in the state Senate today.
State Representative Garey Bies of Sister...read more
3/16/2014 8:32:15 AM
State Representative Garey Bies has a couple of high-profile bills awaiting action this week by the state Senate. If they don’t make it onto the Senate floor, they likely won’t b...read more
3/13/2014 1:50:17 PM
Under current state law, if your vehicle is repossessed you are basically at the mercy of the company that seized the vehicle for the return of any personal property that may have been insid...read more
2/28/2014 4:55:47 AM
The bill authored by Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay that would force those under a domestic abuse order to prove they turned their guns over to a legitimate third party is headed fo...read more
2/20/2014 1:55:50 PM
A bill that would force domestic abusers under restraining orders to prove they have surrendered firearms is headed for the state Senate after being approved this week by the Assembly.
2/21/2014 4:43:38 AM
State snowmobilers would need to buy an annual trail use sticker under a bill passed by the Assembly yesterday.
The proposal calls for a $30 resident user fee, reduced to $10 if the person...read more
2/18/2014 5:29:10 AM
Wisconsin would be the first in the nation to set up a state-wide procedure for investigating shootings of suspects by police officers if legislation authored by State Representative Garey B...read more
3/10/2013 12:40:58 PM
Effective 11:30 a.m. Sunday, the Southwest section of the Door County Snowmobile Trail is closed.
The North, Central and Southeast sections remain open. For the latest updates, visit the Do...read more
2/6/2014 2:40:19 PM
There is a lot of confusion about so-called e-cigs and other new-tech electronic smoking devices.
While some claim they are effective at helping smokers quit, others like Jamie Michaels with the Lak...read more
1/22/2014 5:15:27 AM
Lawmakers yesterday closed a loophole in the law prohibiting the sale of synthetic marijuana in Wisconsin.
The first law passed in 2011 against synthetic marijuana only banned certain comp...read more
1/20/2014 3:00:06 PM
Republican State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay announced yesterday that he will not be seeking another term in the State Assembly.
Bies has se...read more
12/20/2013 2:02:43 PM
While as many as 40-million credit and debit cards may have been hacked during transactions at Target stores, the risk of unauthorized transactions may not be as high as you might think.
12/13/2013 12:23:26 PM
More salmon fingerlings transported to new waters may survive under a bill signed yesterday by Governor Walker.
Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay sponsored the bill that extends the ...read more
12/10/2013 5:17:56 AM
A 63-year-Sturgeon Bay man will likely need surgery to repair a fracture in his left wrist after he was hit by a Sturgeon Bay high school student’s pickup while walking in the school p...read more
12/5/2013 2:01:44 PM
A loophole in the way tobacco in Wisconsin is taxed is allowing smokers to buy so-called cigars cheaper than comparable cigarettes. State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay is concerned...read more
12/20/2012 4:49:20 AM
During Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans, the Packers will celebrate its fans as a part of the annual Fan Appreciation Game.Country recording artist Craig Campbell will be performing th...read more
11/18/2013 10:47:53 AM
Demolition and cleanup of the former Door County Cooperative property in Sturgeon Bay has wrapped up. Community Development Director Marty Olejniczak says they are just waiting for final rep...read more
11/29/2012 4:54:29 AM
The Packers return home to play at Lambeau Field for the first time in nearly a month when they welcome the division-rival Minnesota Vikings to town this Sunday. It kicks off a stretch of three straig...read more
11/13/2013 2:50:45 PM
The State Assembly passed more than a dozen bills impacting mental health issues yesterday (Tuesday). Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay says it was time for mental health issues to be ...read more
11/21/2012 5:01:03 AM
Deer Hunters Round-Up on 104.1 FM WRLU has become a nightly tradition for many hunters in Door and Kewaunee Counties. Record crowds are coming out to the show each and every night and that was no exce...read more
10/17/2013 4:38:22 AM
Governor Scott Walker’s $100-million property tax cut is expected to be approved by the state Assembly this (Thursday) afternoon.
Republican Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay sa...read more
10/16/2013 4:42:27 AM
State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay was one of two Republicans in the State Assembly to vote against raising the speed limit on Wisconsin Interstates to 70 miles an hour. B...read more
10/14/2013 5:40:52 AM
Synthetic marijuana compounds – known as “Spice” “K2” and a variety of other names – were made illegal in Wisconsin in 2011.
But According to State Repr...read more
10/4/2013 4:37:08 AM
Support seems to be growing for a bill that would move first-time, non-violent 17-year-old criminals back into the juvenile court system. At a hearing yesterday at the State Capitol 20 peopl...read more
10/3/2013 5:36:50 AM
A bill that would put non-violent first-time 17-year-old offenders back in juvenile court gets a hearing in Madison today.
State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay says 17-year-olds d...read more
9/28/2012 6:23:32 AM
During this Sunday’s matchup against the New Orleans Saints, the Packers will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by honoring UW Milwaukee professor Enrique E. Figueroa, Ph.D, as the recip...read more
9/12/2012 3:54:29 AM
As fans are preparing for Thursday night’s Green Bay Packers-Chicago Bears Gold Package contest, the Packers are reminding game attendees of construction projects that are ongoing in the Green B...read more
9/17/2013 4:51:36 AM
Whenever you stay at a hotel or other lodging in Wisconsin, your bill includes room tax. That money is supposed to go into the promotion of tourism. State Representative Garey Bies of Sister...read more
9/15/2013 9:59:19 AM
Restaurant, lodging and attraction owners and operators will have a louder voice in how room tax revenue is spent if a reform plan introduced by State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay...read more
9/12/2013 10:31:16 AM
Kidnapping and physical abuse of a child are two of the seven charges the Sturgeon Bay Police Department believes the district attorney should press against eight adults who beat two juvenil...read more
9/9/2013 1:57:40 PM
The death of a Luxemburg man whose body was found in his parents driveway Sunday is now being called accidental by Police. Autopsy results say 44-year-old Scott Vandermause’s i...read more
9/10/2013 4:41:11 AM
Since 1996, 17-year-olds accused of crimes in Wisconsin have automatically found themselves in adult court. State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay says it time to change the law for n...read more
9/6/2013 1:53:16 PM
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says a bill reworking the way shootings by law enforcement officers are investigated proposed by State Representative Gary Bies of Sister Bay is "unnecessary...read more
9/3/2013 5:09:37 PM
There is no state law protecting your right to keep your social media life private but Rep. Garey Bies (R-Sister Bay) and a bipartisan co-sponsor are trying to change that.
Bies and Rep. Me...read more
8/15/2012 3:21:28 AM
As fans are preparing for Thursday night’s Green Bay Packers-Cleveland Browns preseason opener, the Packers are reminding game attendees that enhanced security screenings, implemented last seaso...read more
8/13/2013 5:10:09 PM
A site in Kewaunee County is among those being considered by Wisconsin Public Service for a possible new power plant.
WPS spokesman Kerry Spees says the utility isn't locked in to building a ...read more
8/9/2013 10:43:32 AM
The latest “Wisconsin Honor Flight” took a total of 117 Wisconsin area Vietnam veterans to Washington D.C. and Dennis Ott of Sturgeon Bay was one of the retired military members selected. ...read more
7/26/2013 2:11:07 PM
Strong storms that blew through Door County Friday afternoon caused at least one injury.
Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel says the storm took down two trees on Glidden Drive and one of them hi...read more
6/27/2012 3:55:21 AM
Driving past Carmody Park in Little Sturgeon this week has been a real sight. Nearly a hundred nationally sponsored truck and tailored rigs with tens of thousands of dollars tied up on the most impres...read more
7/15/2013 3:53:40 PM
Everyone has dreamt of becoming a television, movie or music star. Very few of us are fortunate enough to have the opportunity to chase it. For one local Door County resident on her way to a...read more
7/15/2013 12:27:32 PM
The Kewaunee County Sherriff has released the name of 15-year-old Green Bay who was pulled from the water at Krohns Lake County Park over the weekend and later died as a result of drowning.
7/14/2013 11:57:46 AM
A 15-year-old Green Bay boy is in critical condition at a Green Bay hospital after being rescued from the water at Krohns Lake County Park in the Town of Pierce. Kewaunee County Sher...read more
7/2/2013 2:13:22 PM
New research by a credit score provider shows more young Americans are living without credit cards.
The study by FICO found that about 16 percent of consumers aged 18 to 29 didn't have a sing...read more
6/25/2013 3:37:35 AM
Kewaunee authorities have released the name of the man who was killed when his van plunged into the Kewaunee Harbor.
The body of 40-year-old Shane P. Dillenburg of Green Bay was recovered fro...read more
6/24/2013 3:37:19 AM
An autopsy will be performed Monday on a 40-year-old Green Bay man whose body was recovered from the Kewaunee Harbor Sunday night.
Kewaunee Emergency Management officials say the body of the ...read more
5/17/2013 3:27:27 PM
Liquid manure. Those words don’t paint a pretty picture, but the substance has been a popular subject in Kewaunee County lately.
According to the Kewaunee County Economic Development ...read more
5/10/2013 2:46:21 PM
An iconic Door County diner could be making a comeback.
Perry's Cherry Diner, which closed its doors at 230 Michigan Street in Sturgeon Bay in March 2010, could be resurfacing in some form, p...read more
4/16/2013 7:46:15 AM
104.1 WRLU continues its live broadcasts this week in support of the Adopt-A-Soldier program, which provides care packages and supplies for Door County soldiers serving overseas. The broadcast...read more
4/11/2013 12:44:35 PM
Applications are currently being accepted for the Lucy J. Erdmann scholarship. This scholarship is open to any graduate of a Door County high school who is enrolled in a certified nursing prog...read more
4/13/2013 2:03:31 PM
Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Door and Kewaunee Counties.
Jason Veeser, an investigator with the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department and a member of the Door Kewaunee Dru...read more
3/27/2013 5:15:00 PM
Scholarships, Incorporated has gone electronic. Executive Director Joanne Angeli says they are up 23% in the number of applications submitted compared to last year’s number at th...read more
2/26/2013 1:52:09 PM
Whether your interest is in researching genealogy, looking up local history or getting a Door County perspective on historical events, the task is now a whole lot easier.
Thanks to a recent d...read more
2/15/2013 7:52:53 AM
Administrators and custodial staff at the school have looked into it. Firefighters have offered their opinions. It's even been discussed by the Casco Village Board.
What's causing the false fire alar...read more
2/5/2013 7:43:02 AM
Motorists on Sturgeon Bay's west side may encounter a road sign they don't see too often -- "Flying Debris."
The signs caution drivers about some large machinery brush-grinding that's being done. S...read more
2/1/2013 4:11:43 PM
Whether it's music, writing, theater or art, creativity runs deep throughout the peninsula. And it appears that the desire to create doesn't discriminate based on age.
Nowhere is this more apparent...read more
1/24/2013 1:14:33 PM
Since Econo Foods in Sturgeon Bay started its "Econo Cares" program more than $1 million has been donated to local non-profit organizations, schools, churches and clubs.
The Egg Harbor Road supermark...read more
1/24/2013 8:04:40 AM
If one says "Sherlock Holmes" what do you see in your mind? A long coat ... or maybe the deerslayer hat, curved pipe or a magnifying glass.
It may surprise you to learn that the two-billed de...read more
1/21/2013 2:54:15 PM
The Door County Sheriff's Department is investigating several reports of mailboxes being vandalized in the Town of Sevastopol. Dispatchers received complaints over the weekend about mailboxes ...read more
1/12/2013 11:34:24 AM
Future basketball stars showed off their free throw shooting skills Saturday morning during the Council #2478 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest at St. John Bosco Catholic ...read more
1/8/2013 3:05:56 PM
An Algoma man got wet but wasn't injured when the snowmobile he was riding on broke through the ice on Little Sturgeon.
It happened Saturday around 2:30 p.m.
Wisconsin Department of Natu...read more
1/3/2013 9:53:52 AM
A chase involving a half-dozen squad cars and a man threatening suicide ended in a police-forced crash Wednesday afternoon in southern Door County.
Sturgeon Bay Police Officer Steve South says o...read more
12/7/2012 4:23:10 AM
A Green Bay-based scholarship organization is letting Door County high school seniors know that applications are now available online for scholarships that will be awarded for the 2013-2014 school yea...read more
12/5/2012 1:17:14 PM
State Representative Garey Bies (R-Sister Bay) will chair the Assembly's Corrections Committee and serve as vice chair of the Tourism Committee in the upcoming Legislative Session.
The select...read more
11/11/2012 8:35:00 AM
A proposal in the Wisconsin Legislature seeks to require background checks for all gun purchases in the state.
If that sounds redundant, that is because background checks are already in place on all ...read more
10/14/2012 12:33:15 PM
Students at Kewaunee Schools have a new tool for learning at their disposal; iPads.
The Kewaunee School District began its plan to roll out iPads to all students in grades five and up this year, star...read more
9/24/2012 7:57:14 AM
A $480 million ship built at Marinette Marine Corporation was commissioned by the U.S. Navy Saturday in Galveston, Texas.
The USS Forth Worth is the third in a fleet of littoral combat ships ...read more
9/9/2012 5:56:11 AM
The number of trained knowledgeable auto technicians has been steadily on the decline for the last number of years.
Owner of Sah's Auto Collision and Service Center Randy Sahs says a mixture of thing...read more
8/23/2012 1:05:03 PM
They've been around a while, but to the uninitiated the two-wheeled Segway PT (Personal Transporter) still may look a bit intimidating.Not to John Bates.The 93-year-old Hortonville resident (yes, we s...read more
8/21/2012 3:36:31 AM
Sales of tobacco to minors have increased in both Door and Kewaunee Counties.
The Lakeshore Tobacco Prevention Network says through the first seven months of the year non-compliance is up slightly in...read more
8/20/2012 7:02:26 AM
They call her the pistol packin' nanny.
Kathryn Childers was among the first females sworn into the Secret Service. Childers will be in Door County this week to speak before a sold out crowd at the W...read more
8/19/2012 6:16:07 AM
Children in Hagley Gap, Jamaica will start off their school year better thanks to the efforts of Sturgeon Bay's Kelly Avenson and Jessica Adams and their work with non-profit the Blue Mountain Proje...read more
8/12/2012 12:09:44 PM
Students entering eighth grade at Luxemburg-Casco Middle School did a GREAT thing at the end of their last school year. GREAT as in the Gang Resistance Education and Training program led in Kewaunee...read more
8/2/2012 4:30:03 PM
Door County is often referred to as the Cape Cod of the Midwest.
Now there's another connection between Massachusetts and Wisconsin's thumb.
A maritime-themed display set to be unveiled at Sturgeon ...read more
7/5/2012 2:42:36 PM
Think about what it would be like to row a 19-foot, 700-pound boat one mile in the wind and waves of Lake Michigan.
Now imagine doing that 1,500 times.
That's essentially what Jenn Gibbons of Chic...read more
7/2/2012 3:09:27 PM
An Oconto woman and her 9-month-old son are okay after her car's brakes failed on a hill on Sturgeon Bay's east side and she ended up crashing into a tree.
It happened Sunday around 6 p.m. at Georgia...read more
6/26/2012 11:59:46 AM
A 30-year-old Sturgeon Bay man could face charges of attempted homicide, hit and run involving great bodily harm, and several other charges in connection with an incident that took place over the week...read more
6/19/2012 2:03:00 PM
A 22-year-old Kentucky man will likely face a host of charges after an argument in Sister Bay ended up with a gunshot being fired.
It happened Sunday shortly after 3 a.m.
Door County Sheriff...read more
6/7/2012 2:08:35 PM
The future USS Fort Worth is now in the hands of the U.S. Navy.
The nation's third littoral combat ship -- and the second built by Marinette Marine -- was delivered to the Navy on Wednesday.
The del...read more
6/1/2012 3:39:04 AM
A 45-year-old Sturgeon Bay man could face charges of battery and disorderly conduct after allegedly punching another man during an altercation on Utah Street.
It happened Tuesday around 2:20 p.m. Pol...read more
5/24/2012 3:40:52 AM
Sturgeon Bay Police continue to investigate an incident where a teenage girl allegedly pointed a gun at her ex-boyfriend's head, causing him to jump from a moving vehicle.
It happened early Sunday mo...read more
5/23/2012 2:09:28 PM
More than a thousand dollars worth of items were snatched in a burglary on Sturgeon Bay's west side.
The burglary in the 1300 block of Walnut Drive was reported to police Tuesday night at 9:1...read more
5/9/2012 10:32:02 AM
The Peninsula Singers, a Door County choral ensemble, will present their annual spring concert Songs of Heart and Home at two venues this Mother's Day weekend. One concert will be presented on Satur...read more
4/26/2012 3:37:12 AM
It's not often we get to tell you about a free recital featuring harp music, but such an event will be taking place Friday night at the United Methodist Church in Algoma.
Harpist Tammy Naze will be...read more