Door County Business Incubator Has Space Available


The Door County Business Development Center continues to be a victim of its own success. The facility in Sturgeon Bay, commonly known as a business incubator, is in the business of providing a home for new and young companies until they can get off their feet. The center helps reduce business start-up overhead costs by offering affordable rent and free or low cost access to … Continue reading

Sturgeon Bay Woman Receives Free Furnace


A Door County woman learned first hand how the program, “Heat Up Wisconsin”, works last week when a crew from Synergy Geothermal Heating and Cooling installed a new Lennox heating unit in her home at no cost. Synergy’s Tom Feld says there were plenty of reasons why workers were happy to engage in this labor of love… Feld says says the program is another example … Continue reading

SBPD Releases Results from Click it or Ticket Campaign

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The Sturgeon Bay Police Department has released the results of its recent participation in the statewide “Click it or Ticket” mobilization. The department coordinated its efforts with the Door County Sheriff’s Department with the agency providing two officers dedicated to traffic enforcement for each four hour deployment. The results indicate that officers made 277 traffic stops during the 158 hours of deployment. A traffic stop … Continue reading

Online Scholarship Network to be Unveiled


A network to help students connect with scholarships will be unveiled on Tuesday at the offices of the Door County Community Foundation in Sturgeon Bay. Sue Todey, Chairperson of the Door County Scholarship Network Advisory Board, will provide background on the new program and its online scholarship search engine. The network is expected to be the most comprehensive source for local scholarship information for students … Continue reading

Pumpkin Patch This Weekend in Egg Harbor


The 2014 Pumpkin Patch in Egg Harbor offers a fun-filled weekend featuring everything from arts and crafts and carnival rides to story-telling and music. Saturday’s activities include a silent auction, carnival rides and inflatables, a roaming magician and children’s music. There’s also music provided by “The Modern Day Drifters” and “The Mango Brothers.” On Sunday, it’s more of the same, including two performances by the … Continue reading

Two Injured After High Speed Chase Monday


Two teenagers were injured in a rollover accident in Brown County after being involved in a high speed chase that began with the report of a stolen vehicle in Sturgeon Bay. The incident began at about 7:30PM Monday evening and culminated when the Jeep rolled several times at a ramp in the area of Highways 54 and 57 in the Town of Scott. The occupants … Continue reading

New BUG Insurance Rating Could Mean Savings for Homeowners


Improvement to the ISO rating in the Brussels-Union-Gardner Fire Department coverage area could mean insurance savings for homeowners who live there. The insurance services office rating was upgraded from level nine to level six in November of last year. The rating plays an important role in the underwriting process at insurance companies. Some insurance providers will consider the distance from the fire station to the … Continue reading