Artists Sought for Benches By the Bay

The Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center is seeking artistic people for the Benches By the Bay project for 2017. The project next year will take a slightly different form than this year’s, the new ones will be slightly smaller and straight backed style, a change from the Adirondack style of 2016. The visitor center invites people to create a bench, decorate and improve upon the style … Continue reading

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Northern Door Rotary and Scandia Help Needy in Madagascar

Earlier this month several members of the Northern Door Rotary Club loaded a truck full of electric beds to be shipped from Good Samaritan Society Scandia Village in Sister Bay to needy people in Madagascar. Scandia Administrator Michele Notz reached out to the Rotary group as a possible solution to what to do with the 50 beds that had recently been replaced. She wanted to … Continue reading

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ADRC Helps Seniors in Door County

Senior citizens in Door County can receive a variety of services through programs provided by the Aging and Disability Resource Center located in Sturgeon Bay. Rachelle Gramann, ADRC Aging Program Director, talked about the agency’s mission during a recent visit to WDOR… While the program is based at the senior center in Sturgeon Bay, Gramann says the plan is to be actively involved in all … Continue reading

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Deadline Approaching for Open County Board Seat

Door County Administrator Ken Pabich says, so far, one individual has expressed interest in the district nine position, on the county board representing a portion of the City of Sturgeon Bay. The seat has been vacant since the death of Supervisor Richard Haines on November 30th. Those wishing to be considered for appointment to the county board position must submit a letter of interest to … Continue reading

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SBVC Announces Moo La La & Parade Winners

The Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center has announced the winners from the Christmas by the Bay holiday parade and the Moo-La-La give away. The give away winner is Erin Ballone of Algoma who receives $1,000 in Moo-La-La gift certificates to be spent at any of the 27 participating local businesses that helped sponsor the program. The visitor center also notes that there are still a few … Continue reading

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Seasonal Home Destroyed by Fire Monday Night

A seasonal home in southern Door County, near Sherwood Point was destroyed by fire Monday night. The Southern Door Fire Department was notified about 10:45PM. There was nobody home and the building is a total loss, the Southern Door Fire Department had 4 vehicles on scene with assistance from the Brussels-Union-Gardner and Sturgeon Bay Fire Departments. The fire was reported by someone from across the … Continue reading

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Weather Related Schedule Changes

Due to the winter storm, WDOR has received these schedule changes: The Play It Forward program for the GoBo Foundation at the Door Community Auditorium at 7PM has been postponed to December 29th at 7PM. St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Sturgeon Bay has postponed the Christmas program to December 21st at 6PM.  

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Early Unbeatens Meet At Southern Door

The Southern Door girls basketball team will host Oconto Tuesday night. Both teams are 1-0 in Packerland Conference play and 2-0 overall.  Southern Door has wins over Peshtigo and N-E-W Lutheran while Oconto has beaten Coleman and Sturgeon Bay.  The Eagles have won the last four games with the Blue Devils.  Coverage on 93.9 FM WDOR and wdor.com, begins with the Jorns Chevrolet of Kewaunee … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Opens Conference Season At Kewaunee

The Gibraltar girls basketball team will open their conference portion of their schedule when they play at Kewaunee Friday night.  The Vikings have lost three of the last four with the Storm, including both meetings during the 2015-2016 season.  Gibraltar (0-1) lost in overtime at Brillion Tuesday night, while this is Kewaunee’s season opener.  Coverage on 93.9 FM WDOR and wdor.com begins with the Jorns … Continue reading

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Algoma Drops Opener

The Algoma girls basketball team lost at home Thursday night to Green Bay Preble, 40-30.  The Wolves grabbed an early 6-2 lead, but were outscored 22-8 the rest of the first half.  Courtney Guilette and Lucy Wiese each scored eight points to lead Algoma (0-1).  Bonnie Luther and Alysse Kott each had nine points for Preble (1-0).  It is the Hornets second win over the … Continue reading

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