Sturgeon Bay And Luxemburg-Casco To Play For State Titles

The Sturgeon Bay boys soccer team will play for the WIAA Division 4 state championship today.  The Clippers (19-4-1) beat Kohler 1-0 Friday in the state semifinals at Uihlein Soccer Park in Milwaukee.  Carson Dvorak scored the game’s lone goal in the 35th minute of the first half.  C.J. Fairchild assisted on the goal and Trent Maas had four saves in recording the shutout.  Sturgeon … Continue reading

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Deputy Will Face No Charges in Officer Involved Shooting

Kewaunee County District Attorney, Andrew Naze announced Tuesday afternoon that Sheriff’s Deputy Jamie Tlachac will not be charged in the death of 22 year old Ttyler Whitmire of Luxemburg. Tlachac shot Whitmire in an incident on August 21st on County Highway AB, after officers responded to the report of a man threatening a woman and nearby residents with a knife. The Wisconsin Department of Justice … Continue reading

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WPS Warns of Phone Scammers

The Wisconsin Public Service Corporation is issuing a warning to businesses and residents to be mindful of a sharp surge in scam phone calls. In recent days at least 100 scam attempts have been made in a single day by persons impersonating WPS employees to fraudulently obtain money. The scammers have targeted a variety of businesses throughout the service area, mostly in the Green Bay … Continue reading

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Distillery Approved for Egg Harbor

The proposal to build a distillery in Egg Harbor took another step forward this week when the village plan commission gave final approval to the Hatch Distilling Company. The 7,800 square foot facility will house distillery production, a barrel aging and event space along with a tasting room. Keller Incorporated of Kaukauna will be the general contractor for the project. Father and son Russ and … Continue reading

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Demolition of Shipwrecked Begins Wednesday

The rebuilding of the Shipwrecked Brew Pub in Egg Harbor will start with the destruction of the more than 130 year old structure. The pub was heavily damaged by an electrical fire August 10th. Work on tearing down the iconic structure is expected to begin September 27th crews hope to have the entire building taken down in about a week, so it’s finished ahead of … Continue reading

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Ports Take Playoff Title

West Jacksonport won at Sister Bay Sunday, 3-2 and in the process the Ports claim the Door County League’s 2017 Playoff Championship.  West Jacksonport tied the game with a run in the fifth and then scored in the sixth and eighth innings.  With a run in and a man at third, Sister Bay had the game end with a fly out.  Sawyer Johnson and Riley … Continue reading

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West Jacksonport And Sister Bay To Play For Title

The top two seeds in the Door County League Playoffs won Sunday as West Jacksonport and Sister Bay advance to Sunday’s championship game.  West Jacksonport beat Egg Harbor while Sister Bay beat Washington Island.  Here are the details: West Jacksonport beat Egg Harbor, 3-0.  David Van Dreese had a double in the seventh and scored the first run of the game on a single by … Continue reading

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DCL Wraps up Regular Season With Double Header

The Door County Baseball League wrapped up the regular season Sunday with a double header of makeup games at Kolberg. In game one regular season champions Sister Bay beat Kolberg 10 to 1. Sam Forkert pitched the first five innings for his 11th victory of the season. The Bays were led by Tom Sawyer’s 3 hits & 3 runs scored. Dusty Johnson & Sam Forkert … Continue reading

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Fire At Shipwrecked Restaurant In Egg Harbor Sunday Morning

In less than week, a second Door County attraction has been severely damaged by fire. This time, the Shipwrecked Restaurant and Brew Pub in Egg Harbor sustained significant damage in a blaze Sunday morning. The first units on the scene found the segment of the building housing guest rooms fully engulfed in flames. Housekeeping staff discovered the fire in a guest room and attempts to … Continue reading

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Washington Island Business Destroyed By Fire

The Danish Mill Bakery, Deli and Restaurant on Washington Island was destroyed in a fire early Wednesday.  Washington Island Fire Chief Paul Swanson talked with WDOR News Director Roger Levendusky about the blaze which occurred at 1934 Lobdell Point Road… Chief Swanson said a neighbor alerted the fire department that the building was on fire.  Swanson said the cause is being listed as “undetermined” at … Continue reading

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