Kewaunee & Door Counties Among Wisconsin’s Healthiest

Kewaunee & Door County rank among the healthiest counties in the state, according to the annual County Health Rankings released by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute & the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The County Health Rankings use 29 factors to rank the overall health of nearly every county in all 50 states. According to the report, the five healthiest counties in Wisconsin, starting … Continue reading

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Wolves Beat Ledgers in OT, Cuba City Next

Algoma needed overtime to beat Saint Mary’s Springs, 42-37, in a WIAA Division 4 State Semi-Final at the Resch Center in Green Bay on Thursday Night.  The Wolves used a quick start to open an 11-2 lead that was down to 23-21 at halftime.  Springs took their biggest lead, 31-27, in the third quarter but Algoma answered with a pair of Baleigh Delorit 3-pointer’s and tied the game at … Continue reading

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Badgers Beat American in NCAA Opener

Wisconsin turned an early deficit into a rout Thursday in their NCAA tournament opener against American University. Wisconsin rolled to a 75 to 35 win & will play in the round of 32 Saturday against Oregon.  The Badgers went on a 22-5 run to end the first half to take a 10 point lead heading into the break & dominated in the second half. Traevon … Continue reading

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Proposed Expansion at Algoma Middle & High School

An informational meeting on a proposed $3.5 million expansion project at the Algoma Middle & High School was held Wednesday night to detail the proposed plans, costs & timeline. The proposal is for two additions, one being a 10,755 square foot community center & gymnasium, the other is an 8,507 square foot tech center addition. Algoma Middle/High School Principal Nick Cochart talked about the reasoning … Continue reading

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Bottled Water Being Collected for Those With Contaminated Wells in Lincoln

Cory Cochart, Chairman of the Town of Lincoln has organized what is being called a bottled water drive. In a memorandum to residents & landowners in the Town of Lincoln, Cochart detailed why the water drive is being organized…[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Gallons or cases of sealed bottled water can be brought to the Lincoln Town Hall on Saturdays between 9AM & … Continue reading

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Fatal Accident in Kewaunee County

The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatal accident that occurred late Friday afternoon in the Town of Ahnapee, at the intersection of County D & County K. Patrick Schneider, 27  from Hayward, Wisconsin was heading West on County K when he failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection. His Chevy Tahoe collided with a Honda Ridgeline driven by 55 year old Dennis … Continue reading

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Wind Chill Advisory Issued

The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for much of the WDOR listening area, including Door & Kewaunee Counties. …WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL  NOON THURSDAY (2/27/14)… * WIND CHILL VALUES 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING. * EXPOSED SKIN WILL BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO FROSTBITE IN 20 TO 30 MINUTES. * THE LOWEST WIND … Continue reading

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KC Sheriff’s Department Investigating Thefts From Area Churches

The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a theft & an attempted theft from two area churches. The sheriff’s department was called to St. Therese Parish Stangleville site in the Town of Franklin Tuesday, to investigate a forced entry. The perpetrators also attempted to gain access to a secured donation container but were unsuccessful. On Wednesday, the sheriff’s department was called to the Pilsen Site … Continue reading

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Kewaunee County Board Primary Results

In primary balloting Tuesday for a seat on the Kewaunee County Board  in district four, representing a portion of the City of Algoma, Thomas Romdenne led the way with 45 votes, followed by incumbent James Barlow with 31 votes. Barlow & Romdenne will appear on the ballot in the spring election on April 1st. Barry Kuzay finished third with 4 votes.

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Vehicle Stolen From Garage Near Algoma

The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an apparent vehicle theft reported early Sunday morning. At 5:46 Sunday morning, the report of a burglary to a garage & the theft of a vehicle was reported on County S, near Willow Road in the Town of Ahnapee. Sheriff’s deputies determined that a side door on the garage had been forced open & the vehicle was then … Continue reading

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