Gunnlaugsson Homers Twice For Islanders

Sister Bay beat West Jacksonport Sunday to stay perfect in the Door County League.  The Islanders beat Institute on Washington Island.  Maplewood surprised Kolberg.  Friday night Egg Harbor blanked Baileys Harbor.  Here’s this weekend’s DCL recaps: Sister Bay beat West Jacksonport, 4-2.  Sister Bay scored twice in the top of the first and never trailed.  Tom Sawyer, Sam Forkert, Tucker Emerson and Ryan Demmin all … Continue reading

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Institute Ends Skid

Institute snapped a three game losing streak with an 8-1 win over Baileys Harbor Friday night at Town Park.  The Cubs (2-3) batted around in the second inning, scoring six runs.  They tacked on single runs in the fourth and fifth innings and cruised to the win.  Josh Paul had a two-run double and Matt Petersilka also added a double for Institute.  Kyle Volkmann went … Continue reading

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Four Area Golf Teams Advance To Sectionals

The Luxemburg-Casco boys golf team finsihed first at a WIAA Division 2 regional at Fox Valley Golf Club at Kaukauna Tuesday.  The Spartans carded a team score of 358, 15 shots better than runner-up Sturgeon Bay.  The Spartans and Clippers both advance to the sectional, which will be hosted by Freedom at Irish Waters Golf Course next week.  Sturgeon Bay’s Larry Woldt (84) was the … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Observed In Sturgeon Bay

The truck bay of the Sturgeon Bay Fire Department served as an auditorium for the Memorial Day observance in Sturgeon Bay Monday. A large crowd turned out for the ceremony which including the reading of the names of the county residents who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country, from the Civil War to the present. Scott McFarlane, County Veterans Service Officer, served as master … Continue reading

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Sister Bay Only Unbeaten DCL Team

Sister Bay is still  perfect in the Door County League, after winning a pitchers duel with Egg Harbor Sunday.  Washington Island handed Kolberg its first loss of the season while Maplewood beat Institute for its first win.  West Jacksonport kept Baileys Harbor winless after three weeks.  Here’s Sunday’s DCL roundup: On 910 AM WDOR and, Maplewood beat Institute, 2-0.  Calvin Falk (1-0) tossed eight … Continue reading

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Beach Hazards Statement In Effect

The National Weather Service has issued a BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT, which is in effect until 9PM Monday,  for the counties of Door, Kewaunee and Manitowoc. High wave action, strong currents and dangerous swimming conditions are expected.  The statement  includes Rock Island State Beach, Baileys Harbor beaches and Whitefish Dunes Beach in Door County.  Crescent Beach and City of Kewaunee Beach in Kewaunee County.  Point Beach, … Continue reading

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Algoma Subway Burglarized

The Algoma Police Department reports that the Subway restaurant in the city was burglarized early Sunday morning.  Surveillance cameras show two persons inside the building at approximately 1:00 AM.  The two individuals dressed in hooded sweatshirts (one with a face mask) entered the business by use of a key.  They obtained the safe combination from a drawer and removed an undisclosed amount of cash.  The … Continue reading

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Sturgeon Bay Parking Ramp to Close for Repairs

The 2nd Avenue parking ramp in Sturgeon Bay will be closed starting Monday morning, May 18th. The city will be making necessary repairs. The entire lower level will be closed and most of the top level will also be closed. The work is expected to take about 2 weeks. anyone with questions should contact the Sturgeon Bay Municipal Services Department at 746-2912.

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive a Big Success Locally

The recent food drive conducted by the local mail carriers was a big success according to Darrell LeCloux, the local food drive coordinator… The drive is officially called Stamp Out Hunger, and was held across the entire nation. The Door County total of 24,000 pounds is 2,000 more than last year. The food collected will help to stock the shelves at Door County Feed My … Continue reading

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BUG Fire Department Awarded Grant

The Door County Community Foundation recently awarded the Brussels, Union, Gardner Fire Department a sustainability grant from the health and human needs fund. The grant will support the necessary land acquisition to make some much needed facility updates to allow the department to better address the growing needs of the area. The fire department facility project is a collaborative effort to bring all components of … Continue reading

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