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Deadline for Those Wishing to Take Part in D/K Legislative Days


As planning continues for the upcoming Door/Kewaunee Legislative Days in Madison, residents of the two counties are being reminded that the final deadline for delegates to register is Friday, March 13th. The purpose of 7th biennial trip to the state capitol is to educate state officials about Door and Kewaunee counties and to lobby for state action to help address issues and concerns. Legislative days … Continue reading

Warm Weather Should Mean Caution for Ice Fishermen


With the recent warm spell comes concerns about ice conditions in the area. Reports have surfaced recently of vehicles and people that have gone through the ice. Couple that with ice-breaking operations and the people who know are suggesting folks consider wrapping up their ice fishing season. Door County Warden Chris Kratcha says many segments of the ice are very solid, others are dangerous… Wareden … Continue reading

Door County Snowmobile Trails Closed


Effective today (March 9), the Northern Section and the Southeast Section of the Door County Snowmobile Trails are now closed.  Central and Southwest Sections were already closed. Further details can be found online at http://map.co.door.wi.us/parks  

Barn Fire In Fish Creek Saturday Morning


A barn at 3840 County EE in Fish Creek sustained minimal damage in a fire Saturday morning. The Gibraltar Fire Department was paged out at 6:42am. Assistant Fire Chief Jayson Merkel says personnel from the farm attempted to extinguish the blaze and successfully removed six head of livestock from the structure prior to the first firefighters arrival. Fire crews quickly put out the remaining fire … Continue reading

SD 5th Graders to Perform at CP Telethon


Fifth graders from Southern Door school will present excerpts from their annual musical during the 61st annual Cerebral Palsy Telethon on WBAY TV, channel 2 in Green Bay Sunday. In February, the youngsters presented their 40th annual musical entitled, “We Go Together.” Following tradition, the group will be back at the telethon to strut their stuff and present a check to the Cerebral Palsy Organization. … Continue reading

Former Bookstore Owner Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges


A Sturgeon Bay man accused of several sex-related crimes entered a guilty plea to one count of possession of child pornography in federal court Friday. Steven Link, a former bookstore owner in downtown Sturgeon Bay, appeared before Judge William Griesbach in U.S. District Court in Green Bay. The 37-year old city man had been accused of receiving and distributing child pornography and possessing child pornography … Continue reading

DCVB Launches 2015 Marketing Campaign


The 2015 marketing campaign of the Door County Visitor Bureau is being launched in cities located within six hours of the Door Peninsula. Michelle Rasmussen, Director of Marketing and Sales for the tourism agency based in Sturgeon Bay, says the county’s message is being sent by way of a variety of mediums… Rasmussen says there’s a reason why the marketing campaign is targeting places closer … Continue reading