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Sturgeon Bay High School Receives Robo Call Threat

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On Wednesday morning Sturgeon Bay High School joined the growing list of schools that have received threatening phone calls via what is known as a “robo call.” At 9:45 Wednesday morning, a school secretary answered a call and heard one of these threatening recorded messages. The Sturgeon Bay Police Department was immediately notified, they made a safety check of the school, and each office in … Continue reading

DCMM Continues to Raise Funds for Maritime Tower


The Door County Maritime Museum is about a fourth of the way toward raising the $4.3 million needed to erect a tower at its Sturgeon Bay facility. The state gave the organization the go-ahead to build the tower at its west side waterfront site last week. As envisioned, the imposing structure would also provide space for exhibits and an observation deck with a spectacular view … Continue reading

County Board Votes in Favor of Ambulance Garage in Brussels


The Door County Board voted in support of a recommendation calling for the investment of $800,000 for the construction of a south ambulance garage in the Town of Brussels during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday. The unanimous vote authorized the transfer of the funding from a contingency account, but County Administrator Ken Pabich indicated that the action was procedural in nature while a determination is … Continue reading

New Fees for City Services in Sturgeon Bay


Recent action by the Sturgeon Bay City Council has brought about additional fees for those using services provided by the city street department. Here are some examples of changes in the fee structure. The charge for residents of the Towns of Sevastopol and Sturgeon Bay to bring yard waste to the city’s compost site has been increased from $25 to $100 per calendar year. The … Continue reading

DOT Adds Turn Arrow for Truck Route Through Sturgeon Bay


In an effort to keep trucks moving on the designated truck route in Sturgeon Bay, the Department of Transportation has installed one left turn arrow at the intersection of Egg Harbor Road and North 14th Avenue. Sturgeon Bay City Engineer Chad Shefchik says the arrow will be visible and in use when heading west on Egg Harbor Road as you come to the intersection with … Continue reading

Emergency Vehicle Fun Day Re-Scheduled for June 5th

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The 7th annual Emergency Vehicle Fun Day will be held on Sunday, June 5th, at the Door County Cherryland Airport near Sturgeon Bay. The event was supposed to have been held on Saturday, May 14th, but was postponed due to concerns about approaching weather conditions. There is no admission for the fun day which runs from 11AM to 3PM. During the event, kids can sit … Continue reading

Sevastopol Board of Education Writes Letter to Community


The Sevastopol Board of Education is asking for help from district residents as it moves forward. In a letter issued Friday, the board says communication is the key. The controversy that arose over the status of elementary principal Mary Donaldson, who eventually resigned, created bruised feelings on all sides. The school board’s letter notes that change is generally not easy and, at times, not everyone … Continue reading