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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Pioneers Cut Down Evergreens

Sevastopol defeated Northwood/Solon Springs 24 – 22 at the WIAA Jamboree at Steihm Stadium in Schofield on Saturday afternoon.  The Evergreens snapped an 8-8 tie by returning the second half kickoff for a touchdown and a 14-8 lead but the Pioneers took a 16-14 lead on a Hunter Ebel to Max Krohn 14 yard touchdown pass with 8:22 to play in the third quarter.  The … Continue reading

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Boat Crash Causes Fatality Late Friday Night

On Friday, September 9 at 11:49pm, the Door County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a boat crash on the shore near Door Bluff Rd. in the town of Liberty Grove. The 23ft Powerquest boat had crashed into a large rock on the shore. The owner of the boat, a 54 year-old man of Illinois was killed and a 40 year-old man from Washington Island was … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor Wins Playoff Title

Egg Harbor won the Door County League playoff title by scoring twice in the top of the ninth to beat Sister Bay Sunday, 2-1.  Eric DeJardine’s RBI single tied the game at one and then Casey Giesseman’s two-out double scored DeJardine and put the Indians on top for good.  Winning pitcher Dave Jilot went the distance, striking out eight.  James Larsen had three hits for … Continue reading

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