Door County Humane Society Fundraising for Saving Pets Challenge

Time is running out for the Door County Humane Society to lead the nation in fundraising as part of the national “Saving Pets Challenge.” Since July 5th, the local group and its shelter has been engaged in a battle to see which animal welfare organization can raise the most money for their cause in a single month. So far, the Door County Humane Society has … Continue reading

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Sevastopol School’s Attorney Says Board Member’s Letters are Accurate

The Sevastopol School District’s attorney is backing up information provided by two members of the board of education in letters to the editor. Mary Gerbig, indicates in correspondence that in regard to the letters to the editor provided by board-members Bill Behme and Sue Todey, the content was accurate and did not mischaracterize details and events. Gerbig also noted that the current divided state of … Continue reading

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HELP of Door County Executive Director Tenders Resignation

The Executive Director of Help of Door County has tendered her resignation. Paul Loppnow, co-chair of the organization’s board of directors, indicated that the board had reluctantly accepted the resignation of Ursela Bunnell-Timreck, Monday. Timreck began her tenure at the organization based in Sturgeon Bay in June of 2011. At the time it was noted that she had a wealth of experience in the domestic … Continue reading

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Farm Market Kitchen Closing August 31st

The Farm Market Kitchen in Algoma will be closing, effective August 31st. The decision to close the shared-use food processing business incubator was announced Thursday as the Living Lakes Heritage board of directors recently voted to dissolve the organization. The Farm Market Kitchen was the main project of the organization, economic factors were cited for the dissolution of Living Lakes Heritage. The Farm Market Kitchen … Continue reading

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Living the Legacy Reunion Concert at Southern Door

The Southern Door School District has announced that it will kick off its 25th anniversary year with a “Living the Legacy” reunion concert at 7PM on Saturday, September 24th at the Southern Door Community Auditorium. The concert will showcase the memorable moments that occurred on stage featuring students from the classes of 1992 to the present. It’s expected to be a special opportunity to celebrate … Continue reading

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Sail Through The Avenues Sidewalk Sale Thursday

The annual Sturgeon Bay Sidewalk Sale, “Sail Through the Avenues,” is set for Thursday from 9AM to 5PM. Pam Seiler, Executive Director of the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center, says the event is something people look forward to every year… Seiler says look for the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center stand where raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to win one of a kind banners… … Continue reading

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Firefighters Battle Shed Fire in Luxemburg

The Luxemburg Fire Department was called to a shed fire Tuesday afternoon on Hillview Road in the Town of Luxemburg. Upon arrival crews found the metal pole building heavily involved in fire. The building was used to store hay, equipment, and a workshop, no animals were being housed in the structure. Firefighters were able to knock down the bulk of the fire and used a … Continue reading

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Cromell Returns as Interim Superintendent at Sevastopol

Steve Cromell is returning to the Sevastopol School District as superintendent on an interim basis. It’s the second time Cromell has been District Administrator at the school in Institute, having served in that capacity from 2007 to 2012. During his career in education, he has been an elementary, middle and high school principal, as well as special education director, business manager and transportation director in … Continue reading

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Cadence, Inc.

A ribbon cutting ceremony at the site of a new 63,000 square foot plant in Sturgeon Bay’s industrial park marked the grand opening of the new Cadence, Incorporated facility Thursday. The building is three time larger than the firm’s previous plant in Sturgeon Bay. Sandy Sekadlo, vice-president of manufacturing, said the facility not only benefits Cadence, its employees and customers, but also benefits the entire … Continue reading

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Positions Open On DC United Way Board

Like many other non-profit organizations, the United Way of Door County relies on volunteers to help it function each year. That is especially true with regard to its board of directors. Executive Director Amy Kohnle says some positions on the board are open…   Kohnle says all age groups are welcome…   For more information, call 746-9645.

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