Roy Lukes Passes Away at 86

Roy Lukes, who saw the beauty in nature and told the world about it, has passed away. Lukes, who was 86, died Sunday following a long illness. Born in August of 1929 in Kewaunee, he pursued education and a teaching career before taking a part-time summer job at the Ridges Sanctuary in Baileys Harbor. A science teacher at Gibraltar, Sevastopol and Southern Door, he exposed … Continue reading

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Week Eight In The Door County League

Storms that rolled through Northeast Wisconsin early Sunday left two Door County League fields unplayable.  Two DCL games were able to be played as Egg Harbor beat Maplewood and Washington Island upset West Jacksonport.  Here are the details: On AM 910 WDOR and wdor.com, Egg Harbor beat Maplewood, 3-1.  Down 1-0, Egg Harbor scored twice in the bottom of the fifth and then added an … Continue reading

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Algoma Marina Reopened Sunday

Algoma Mayor Wayne Schmidt has released a statement late Sunday morning that the Algoma Marina is now open. All operations for launching and docking are back to normal. Any questions or concerns, please contact Algoma City Hall at (920) 487-5203. The Algoma Fire Department was dispatched to the report of a fire at the Algoma Marina just before midnight Wednesday. Fire crews quickly determined that … Continue reading

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Two Tied Atop The DCL

West Jacksonport slipped by Kolberg Sunday in the Door County League, Sister Bay beat Maplewood and Egg Harbor beat Institute.  That left Egg Harbor and Sister Bay tied for first in the Door County League.  Also Sunday, Washington Island picked up their first win of the season by pounding Baileys Harbor.  Here are the details: On AM 910 WDOR and wdor.com, Sister Bay beat Maplewood, … Continue reading

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Week Six in The DCL

Three teams are tied for first in the Door County League as there were just three games played this past weekend.  Sister Bay won their showdown with West Jacksonport while Egg Harbor beat Baileys Harbor and Kolberg beat Maplewood in the Southern Door showdown.  Here are the details: On AM 910 WDOR and wdor.com, Sister Bay beat West Jacksonport, 5-2.  Dusty Johnson’s three-run, home run … Continue reading

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No Undefeated Teams Left In DCL

The lone Door County League team without a loss suffered their first on Sunday as Egg Harbor lost to Kolberg.  Those two teams and Sister Bay and West Jacksonport are all 4-1 after five weeks.  Here’s is Sunday’s DCL roundup: Kolberg beat Egg Harbor, 6-4.  The Braves rallied from a three run deficit by scoring five runs in the seventh.  Riley Cordier (2-1) pitched the … Continue reading

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WIAA State Track & Field

Two area athletes finished third in their respective events and another placed fifth as the WIAA State Track and Field Meet opened Friday at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.  Area individual finishers from Friday: Sturgeon Bay’s Robbie Hohlfelder finished third in the Division 2 triple jump Luxemburg-Casco’s Evan Tust finished third in the Division 2 pole vault Algoma’s Jacob Wahlers finished fifth in … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor Lone Unbeaten After Four Weeks

Egg Harbor is the only unbeaten team in the Door County League after four weeks.  They handed West Jacksonport their first loss on Sunday while Sister Bay did the same to Kolberg.  Maplewood picked up its first win while Institute evened their record as those two teams kept Washington Island and Baileys Harbor winless.  Here’s the week four DCL recap: On AM 910 WDOR and … Continue reading

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Week Three In The DCL

Sister Bay rebounded after last week’s loss with a win while three teams stayed perfect in the Door County League as Kolberg, Egg Harbor and West Jacksonport all won.  Here’s the week three roundup: Sister Bay beat Baileys Harbor, 13-0.  Ryan Demmin (2-1) threw his second DCL no-hitter, striking out 15 while walking two.  Demmin also had two hits, as Sister Bay (2-1) had eight … Continue reading

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Week 2 In The DCL

Egg Harbor made sure that Sister Bay would not not go undefeated for a second straight season and Kolberg, West Jacksonport and Institute all picked up wins on Sunday as well.  Here are the week two details: On AM 910 WDOR and wdor.com, Kolberg beat Washington Island, 12-3.  Kolberg (2-0) scored five runs in the first and led 7-0 before Washington Island got on the … Continue reading

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