Wind Advisory, Gale Warning In Effect

The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a WIND ADVISORY, which is in effect until 7am Tuesday, for Door County West winds of 15 – 30mph will gradually increase and shift to the northwest at 25 – 35mph with gusts around 45mph Monday evening, and then continue overnight. The strongest winds will be along the bay and near Deaths Door. The strong winds … Continue reading

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Sturgeon Bay Police Investigating Hit & Run

The Sturgeon Bay Police Department is investigating a hit and run crash that apparently happened in the early morning hours Friday. The vehicle that was struck was parked in front of a residence on North 18th Avenue in the city and suffered major rear end damage. The other vehicle left the scene and is likely to have moderate to severe front passenger side damage, the … Continue reading

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Power Outage Thursday Night Caused by Tree on the Line

A tree on the power line caused a power outage of just over 2 hours for some Wisconsin Public Service customers in the towns of Sevastopol, Jacksonport and Egg Harbor. It happened shortly before 4:30 Thursday afternoon. The tree came down just off Martin Road alongside the orchard just north of Dunn Road in the Town of Sevastopol. Among customers impacted was the WDOR-FM transmitter … Continue reading

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Some Tickets Left for Chambers Island Tour

The Door County Maritime Museum reports that one trip is sold out, but space remains in another for a tour of Chambers Island. The nautical adventures will take place on Columbus Day weekend, October 10th & 11th. Its an abbreviated version of the popular Lighthouse Festival held each June. The Chambers Island tour and the Sail Door County schooner cruise are a part of the … Continue reading

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Coffee With a Councilman

Sturgeon Bay City Council member Will Gregory will be hosting special sessions with citizens on Thursdays at two locations in the city. He’ll be at the 5th & Jefferson Coffee House on the first and third Thursdays of the month, and at Holey Cow Donuts & Ice Cream Treats on the second and fourth Thursdays. The gatherings at 5th & Jefferson Coffee House will be … Continue reading

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Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship in Sturgeon Bay

The top 50 Elite Series anglers are in Sturgeon Bay this week for the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship.  We have talked plenty about the fishing portion of the tournament, but how about from the business perspective.  We talked with Michael Mulone, Director of Events and Tourism Partnerships for B.A.S.S, and we asked him what will make this tournament a success… On Saturday, … Continue reading

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Parks Department Hosting Tours of Horseshoe Bay Cave

The Door County Parks Department will host tours of the Horseshoe Bay Cave on Saturday. The first tour will be held at 9AM, and there will be hourly visits to the cave until 3PM. Reservations are recommended to ensure that you have a spot on the tour. Make the reservation by visiting, calling, or e-mailing the Door County Parks Department. Office hours are Monday-Friday 7:30AM-3PM, … Continue reading

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Perfection For DCL Champion Sister Bay

Sister Bay beat Egg Harbor in the Door County League’s Playoff Championship game Sunday, 7-0.  The Bays scored once in the first and added three more runs in the third, two in the fifth and tacked on the season’s final run in the sixth inning.  Sister Bay finishes the 2015 season 16-0 and wins the Fritz Woldt Memorial Trophy and the Jeff DeJardine Memorial Trophy.  … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor To Take On Sister Bay

The Door County League Playoffs opened yesterday and both Egg Harbor and Sister Bay advanced. Egg Harbor beat West Jacksonport, 6-5.  Egg Harbor scored five runs over the first four innings and held on for the win.  Riley Spetz had three hits while Jake Junion and Jason Fuller each added two.  Matt Ash drove in three runs in the win.  Dave Jilot pitched the first … Continue reading

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And The Death’s Door Barbecue Grand Champion Is…

The 4th Annual Death’s Door Barbecue was held on Washington Island on Saturday, sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society. The points were tallied and the 2015 grand champion this year is T-Mack Smokin’ from Appleton, WI, followed very closely by Tim’s Full Belly Deli from Oshkosh, WI. There were a total of 35 teams who participated, from far away as Florida and Texas. WDOR’s Frank … Continue reading

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