Grants to Help Algoma With Crescent Beach Projects

The City of Algoma has announced that it will receive a $175,000 grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency, for improvements at the city’s Crescent Beach. The grant is part of the EPA’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative which is providing more than $2 million to 13 cities throughout the Great Lakes region. Algoma City Administrator Jeff Wiswell says the grant money will be used … Continue reading

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Sister Bay Stays Alive in DCL Title Chase

Sister Bay kept its title hopes alive with a 2-1 win over Maplewood in the Door County Baseball League Sunday afternoon. The game was scoreless through six innings, Sister Bay pushed a run across in the bottom of the 7th inning and added their second run in the 8th. Maplewood scored its lone run in the top of the 9th but the rally died there. … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor Inches Toward DCL Title

Egg Harbor clinched at least a share of the Door County Baseball League regular season title with a 9-3 win over Institute Friday night. The Indians jumped on the Cubs early with a 6 run 2nd inning and never looked back. Dave Jilot pitched the first 6 innings for the win striking out 5. Nick Kita, Cody Giesseman, Casey Giesseman, Nick Posh, and Joe Sawyer … Continue reading

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Negotiations End Incident With Possibly Armed Individual in Algoma

An incident that began in Brown County, ended in the City of Algoma Tuesday morning. The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department SWAT Team, Door county Sheriff’s Department, the Algoma, & Kewaunee Police Departments, and Algoma Rescue were all involved in the incident involving a possible armed subject. Law enforcement was able to set up a perimeter around the Algoma residence, and with the help of an … Continue reading

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Farm Market Kitchen Closing August 31st

The Farm Market Kitchen in Algoma will be closing, effective August 31st. The decision to close the shared-use food processing business incubator was announced Thursday as the Living Lakes Heritage board of directors recently voted to dissolve the organization. The Farm Market Kitchen was the main project of the organization, economic factors were cited for the dissolution of Living Lakes Heritage. The Farm Market Kitchen … Continue reading

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Firefighters Battle Shed Fire in Luxemburg

The Luxemburg Fire Department was called to a shed fire Tuesday afternoon on Hillview Road in the Town of Luxemburg. Upon arrival crews found the metal pole building heavily involved in fire. The building was used to store hay, equipment, and a workshop, no animals were being housed in the structure. Firefighters were able to knock down the bulk of the fire and used a … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor Rallies to Win 6th Straight

Egg Harbor(10-1) rallied late on their way to topping West Jacksonport(6-5) 7-2 in a game that started an hour late because of wet field conditions Sunday afternoon. The Ports struck first with a pair of runs in the 6th inning, but the Indians would send ten batters to the plate in the top of the 8th inning, scoring 6 runs. Egg Harbor added an insurance … Continue reading

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Institute Wins Walk off in 10th Over Baileys Harbor

Institute battled back from a 3-0 deficit to win on a walk off hit by pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning in a Door County League matchup Friday night. Baileys Harbor led the majority of the game, scoring once in the first inning when Derek Niedzwiecki doubled home Kyle Keehan, and twice in the 5th inning after hits by Nolan Wagner, Chad Kodanko … Continue reading

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Luxemburg Fire Truck Rolls Over

A Luxemburg Fire Department tender rolled over while en route to a fire call¬†on County Highway F in the Town of Montpelier Wednesday night. The tender was southbound on County Highway AB at Jahnke Road when the driver lost control causing the truck to leave the roadway. The driver of the truck, 36 year old Jeffrey Bardouche of Luxemburg, was the only occupant, he was … Continue reading

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Bicyclist Killed On Highway 54

A 49 year old Casco man, who was bicycling on Highway 54, was struck and killed Tuesday morning. The accident occurred approximately 500 feet east of the highway’s intersection with County D, in the Town of Ahnapee. The bicyclist,¬†Andrew J. Nowak, was heading east on 54 when he was struck by an eastbound pickup truck, driven by Bryar A. Bennett, a 20 year old Luxemburg … Continue reading

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