Sturgeon Bay City Council member Will Gregory will be hosting special sessions with citizens on Thursdays at two locations in the city. He’ll be at the 5th & Jefferson Coffee House on the first and third Thursdays of the month, and at Holey Cow Donuts & Ice Cream Treats on the second and fourth Thursdays. The gatherings at 5th & Jefferson Coffee House will be … Continue reading
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has issued a final order regarding an administrative challenge to Kinnard Farm’s permit to expand from 4,000 cows to 6,200. The final order does not uphold conditions set in a ruling by an administrative judge in 2014, that would have forced Kinnard Farms to conduct ground water monitoring, including the installation of wells away from the farm, and put … Continue reading
The top 50 Elite Series anglers are in Sturgeon Bay this week for the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship. We have talked plenty about the fishing portion of the tournament, but how about from the business perspective. We talked with Michael Mulone, Director of Events and Tourism Partnerships for B.A.S.S, and we asked him what will make this tournament a success… On Saturday, … Continue reading
The Door County Parks Department will host tours of the Horseshoe Bay Cave on Saturday. The first tour will be held at 9AM, and there will be hourly visits to the cave until 3PM. Reservations are recommended to ensure that you have a spot on the tour. Make the reservation by visiting, calling, or e-mailing the Door County Parks Department. Office hours are Monday-Friday 7:30AM-3PM, … Continue reading
Sturgeon Bay’s new City Administrator, Josh Van Lieshout has a little more than a week under his belt, working to familiarize himself with the workings of the city. Having served as Village Administrator in Egg Harbor and as head of the Door County Tourism Zone, Van Lieshout is familiar with life in Door County and Sturgeon Bay. He says his welcome to city government has … Continue reading
A public information session on water quality and manure handling in Jacksonport is set for Monday at the Jacksonport Town Hall. The list of speakers includes Doctor Gregory Kleinheinz, Professor of Environmental Engineering Technology at the University of Wisconsin/Oshkosh, Bill Schuster and Dale Konkol of the Door County Soil and Water Conservation Department, and, Sue Powers of the Door County Public Health Department. The information … Continue reading
The Sturgeon Bay Street Department says a portion of Jefferson Street will be closed to traffic Friday. A private contractor will be doing water main work on the busy street between 1st and 3rd Avenues. The closure will allow the work crew to complete the project. Any questions should be directed to the Sturgeon Bay Street Department at 746-2912 during regular business hours.