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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Sister Bay Secures Regular Season Title

With their win Sunday and West Jacksonport’s loss, Sister Bay won their 4th straight Door County League regular season championship.  Sister Bay beat Institute and West Jacksonport lost to Washington Island.  Also Sunday, Kolberg beat Baileys Harbor and Egg Harbor beat Maplewood on AM 910 WDOR and wdor.com.  Here are the details: Sam Forkert allowed one hit and had a dozen strikeouts in six innings … Continue reading

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West Jacksonport Takes Two From Kolberg

West Jacksonport won both games of a double header with Kolberg Sunday in the door County League.  Sister Bay beat Maplewood, Washington Island crushed Baileys Harbor and Friday night Egg Harbor won at Institute.  Here are the details: West Jacksonport beat Kolberg, 11-0.  The Ports scored twice in the first and added nine runs in the second.  David Van Dreese had two hits, including a … Continue reading

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Sister Bay All Alone In First Place

Sister Bay took sole possession of first place in the Door County League by beating West Jacksonport Sunday.  Maplewood won the battle of southern Door by beating Kolberg and Egg Harbor swept a double header from Baileys Harbor.  Friday night Washington Island beat Institute.  Here are the details: Sister Bay scored in the seventh as they beat West Jacksonport, 1-0.  A ground ball by Casey … Continue reading

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