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

Posted in News |

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… Bjurstrom … Continue reading

Posted in News |

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

Posted in News |

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

Posted in News |

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

Posted in Sports |

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

Posted in Sports |

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

Posted in News |

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… Gallons or cases of sealed bottled water can be brought to the Lincoln Town Hall on Saturdays between 9AM & 12PM, & leave them on the … Continue reading

Posted in News |

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

Posted in News |

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

Posted in Uncategorized |