March of Dimes Radio-Thon is Thursday

WDOR is teaming with the March of Dimes to raise funds to help provide programming intended to raise the health of mothers & babies by putting on a day long “Radio-Thon” Thursday. By donating, you can play a role in the non-profit organization’s effort to provide public & professional health materials, local programs & fund research efforts. Listeners will hear from professionals who are working … Continue reading

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Bays Lose Opener at State

River Falls scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 1st inning and went on to beat Sturgeon Bay 9-2 at the Class AA Legion State Tournament at Mary Rountree Evans Field in Baraboo on Friday.  Down 3-0 in the top of the 3rd inning, the Bays threatened by loading the bases with nobody out but River Falls escaped and went on to the win.  … Continue reading

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Manure Tanker Rolls Over Near Algoma

A tanker truck hauling agricultural waste rolled over Thursday morning at the intersection of County Highway D & Highway 54 in the Town of Ahnapee. The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department reported to the scene just after 8AM & found the tanker leaking its contents  into the east ditch of Highway D. It is estimated that approximately 5,000 gallons were in the tanker. The Department of … Continue reading

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Government Program Looks to Transfer Algoma Lighthouse

The United States General Services Administration announced Wednesday that the Algoma pierhead light house is being made available at no cost to eligible state or local governments, non-profits, historic preservation groups, or community development organizations. The GSA disposes of excess federal real estate in an effort to save tax dollars. The pierhead light in Algoma is no longer considered mission critical for the US Coast … Continue reading

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Armed Home Invasion Reported in Algoma

The Algoma Police Department & the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the report of an armed home invasion that took place in the 1200 block of Jefferson street in the City of Algoma early Thursday morning. Officers responded to the call where they found the male homeowner with a cut to his arm & scratches on his head. He was treated by the Algoma … Continue reading

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Kewaunee County Administrator Announces Retirement

Ed Dorner has been the Kewaunee County Administrator for the last 37 years, but at Tuesday night’s Kewaunee County Board meeting, Dorner announced that this will be his final year on the job. Dorner said it has been a wonderful experience & that he particularly enjoyed all of the people he has worked with over the years…[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Dorner says … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opens at Door County Welcome Center

The Door County Visitor Bureau unveiled two electric vehicle charging stations Wednesday morning at the Door County Welcome Center on Green Bay Road in Sturgeon Bay. The visitor bureau has set a goal of creating a network of charging stations throughout Door County & already has three partners, the High Point Inn & the Bay Breeze Resort, both in Ephraim & the Village of Egg … Continue reading

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Sheriff Joski Announces Intention to Seek Re-Election

Kewaunee County Sheriff Matt Joski has announced his intention to run for re-election in the fall election for what would be a third four year term. Before becoming Sheriff, Joski was with the Kewaunee City Police Department for over 14 years. He has a degree in police science from NWTC.  The fall election will be on Tuesday, November 4th. Joski’s full statement is below: To: … Continue reading

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Kewaunee County to Host 2017 WI Farm Technology Days

Kewaunee County will host the 2017 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, the largest agricultural show in the state. The three day outdoor event has been traveling from county to county & host family farms since 1954, showcasing the latest improvements in agriculture, with hundreds of exhibitors. Aerica Bjurstrom, Kewaunee County UW Extension Agriculture Agent says the process of finding a host farm is just begining…[Audio clip: … Continue reading

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Kewaunee County 2014 Spring Election Results

Kewaunee County Spring Election Results Kewaunee School Board – Unincorporated Seat John Pagel(I) – 411 April Dahl – 252 Luxemburg-Casco School Board – Top 3 Receive Seats Timothy Kinnard(I) – 790 Chris Worachek(I) – 787 Jodi Falk(I) – 705 Aaron Maternowski – 411 Kewaunee City Council – District 2 Diane Jirtle – 60 Brenda LuMaye(I) – 12 Luxemburg Village Board – Top 3 Receive Seats* … Continue reading

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