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Most Motorists Having No Problems Adjusting to Roundabouts


Local law enforcement says only three “fender-bender” accidents have been recorded at roundabouts in Sturgeon Bay since they opened at the beginning of July. All of the collisions have been attributed to “operator error.” Captain Dan Brinkman of the Sturgeon Bay Police Department says the accidents recorded by his officers included one driver who became confused and stopped and then was struck from behind, a … Continue reading

Nordin Overwhelmed by Support in Race for DA Position


Soon-to-be Door County District Attorney Colleen Nordin says she is overwhelmed by the support she received from Door County voters during Tuesday’s primary election. An attorney who has spent the past six years operating a private practice in Green Bay, she recently relocated to Sturgeon Bay where she was raised, and has family. Nordin says the election has been a humbling experience… Nordin won’t have … Continue reading

Southern Door Community Clinic Expands Hours


Ministry Door County Medical Center says it is expanding the hours of operation for its Southern Door Community Clinic due to increased demand for primary and family health services. The clinic will now be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from, 8AM to 5PM, closed from noon to 1PM. Wednesday hours are 8AM to noon. Nicole Welter, is the new provider for the clinic. She … Continue reading

Primary Winner Gallagher Carries Door County


Door County Republicans favored Green Bay businessman Mike Gallagher as their standard bearer in the November election for Congress in the eighth district.  Gallagher, a former Marine captain, led the field of three in the Republican primary with 2354 votes.  State Senator Frank La See was a distant second in the balloting with 770 votes.  Terry McNulty, President of the Forestville Village Board, finished with … Continue reading

Nordin Earns Primary Victory


Barring a write-in candidacy, Door County will have a new district attorney in 2017.  She is 34-year old attorney Colleen Nordin of Sturgeon Bay.  Nordin, daughter of the late Michael Nordin, former Sturgeon Bay Police Chief, picked up 2138 votes or 59 percent of the ballots cast.  Incumbent D-A Ray Pelrine, who has held the position for a dozen years, finished with 1484 votes.  By … Continue reading

Community Foundation Seeking Volunteers for Community Wide Assembly


This summer, nearly 500 people attended more than three dozen neighborhood conversations about aging in Door County. Now, the Door County Community Foundation is seeking 40 volunteers to gather at a community-wide assembly to review all of the input taken and help shape the common aspirations and shared vision for growing older in Door County. The goal is for the volunteers to reflect the people … Continue reading

El Galeon Returns to Sturgeon Bay


“El Galeon Andalucia” returns to Sturgeon Bay for a visit Tuesday and Wednesday featuring tours. The replica of a Spanish galleon that traveled the world during the 16th and 17th centuries was part of last week’s tall ships festival in Green Bay, spending a night in Sturgeon Bay. The vessel features a traveling museum with replicas of documents and objects of the age. Tours on … Continue reading