Home Teams Prevail In DCL Openers

The 2014 Door County League season opened Sunday and all four home teams picked up wins. Sister Bay beat West Jacksonport, 8-2.  The Bays scored twice in the first inning and never trailed. Winning pitcher Sam Forkert (1-0) went the first six innings and added two hits.  Stuart Larsen had three hits and Dusty Johnson added a two-run double for Sister Bay, who scored five … Continue reading

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Packers Day Two Picks

With their second round pick (53rd overall)in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers took Fresno State receiver Davante Adams (6’0, 212). Adams put up staggering numbers for the Bulldogs in 2013, leading the nation with 131 receptions for 1,718 yards and 24 touchdowns.  In two years at Fresno State, he racked up 233 catches for 3,030 yards and 38 touchdowns.  Packers receivers coach … Continue reading

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Packers Find Their Safety In Round One

With their first round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers hope they upgraded a safety position which recorded zero interceptions the past season.  The Packers used the 21st overall selection on Alabama free safety Ha’sean “Ha Ha” Clinton-Dix.  For the Rolling Tide in 2013, Clinton-Dix (6’1, 208) recorded 52 tackles, two interceptions and broke up four passes and received first-team All-American honors from … Continue reading

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Finnel Is Wisconsin’s Top Finisher In Boston

Southern Door graduate Brian Finnel was Wisconsin’s top finisher in Monday’s Boston Marathon.  Finnel finished 57th with a time of two hours, 26 minutes and 27 seconds.  Finnel is a seventh grade science teacher in Madison.  He was a distance runner at both Southern Door and the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. WDOR Sports Director Chad Michaels’ interview with Brian Finnel:

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Winter Weather Advisory For Door County

The National Weather Service office in Green Bay has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Door, Oconto, Marinette, Menominee and Shawano Counties.  The advisory will be in effect until 7 PM Wednesday (3/19/14). Light snow is expected to continue today.  It may be mixed with some freezing rain over parts of Door, Oconto and Marinette Counties.  Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible with some ice … Continue reading

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Stutting To Leave Sturgeon Bay School District

Sturgeon Bay School District  Superintendent Joe Stutting will be leaving that post at the end of the current school year to take the same position with an Iowa school district.  Stutting told WDOR that he has accepted an offer to become the new superintendent of the North Scott School District in Eldridge, Iowa.  Stutting will start his new job in July. Stutting has served as … Continue reading

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Door County Bowlers At State

The Door County High School Bowling League will send one team and two individual bowlers to the state tournament which begins Friday at Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley.  For the second consecutive season, Sevastopol will send its entire team to state.  Heading to state for the Pioneers are Joey and Mandy Plaszkiewicz, Nick and Jacob Cater, Danny Weber and Jared Meyer.  Sevastopol coach Bob Nelson believes his … Continue reading

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Wind Chill Advisory Issued

The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a WIND CHILL ADVISORY which includes Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Brown Counties.  The advisory will be in effect until 12 PM Wednesday (2/25/14). The combination of sub-zero temperatures and west winds will create hazardous conditions for anyone outside tonight or tomorrow morning.  Wind chills 20 to 25 below zero are expected.  Wind chill indices this low … Continue reading

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Girls Basketball Brackets Released

The WIAA released the brackets for the girls basketball tournament Sunday afternoon.  Defending state champons Algoma and Kewaunee received first round byes as did Oconto.  Southern Door and N-E-W Lutheran were the only two Packerland Conference teams to host first round games.  The WIAA girls basketball tournament begins Tuesday, March 4th with games beginning at 7 PM.  Here is where the area teams landed in … Continue reading

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Wind Advisory

A WIND ADVISORY has been issued for Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc Counties.  That will be in effect until 12 PM today (2/21/14).  Southwest winds will become strong and gusty after midnight and continue through Friday morning.  Gusts from 45 to 50 MPH can be expected during this time. The latest road conditions throughout the state can be found by clicking here.    

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