New Name & Logo for Door County Visitor Bureau

Door County’s long time destination management organization, the Door County Visitor Bureau, is undergoing some changes, first off the name. To reflect the evolving nature of tourism the bureau has changed its name to: Destination Door County. The organization is also adopting a new logo. Both will be incorporated into the operation starting this month. The organization has had many name changes since it began … Continue reading

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2019 Another Big Year for Tourism in Door County

2019 showed growth in the economy of Door County, fueled by the tourism industry. Room tax collections were up over last year and county wide sales tax collections were also up, according to Jon Jarosh, Director of Communications and PR for the Door County Visitor Bureau… Final figures are not in, but Jarosh said with 2 months still to report the final figures will be … Continue reading

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Eagles Host Blue Devils On WDOR

Southern Door will host Oconto in Packerland Conference boys basketball tonight. The Eagles have split their first two games with a loss to Denmark and a win over NEW Lutheran. Southern Door is led in scoring by Alex Daoust (23.5 PPG) and Ryan Claflin (19.5). Oconto has started 3-0 with wins over Crivitz, Wabeno/Laona and Sevastopol. The Blue Devils leading scorers are Josh Woller (18.7) … Continue reading

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Fatal Accident Friday Evening In Sevastopol

A 64 year-old Sturgeon Bay man died as a result of injuries sustained after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 57, near County P, in the Town of Sevastopol Friday evening. Robin Laak was pronounced dead at Door County Medical Center. The initial investigation indicates that shortly before 7PM, a 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe was traveling south on Highway 57 near County P, while Laak … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Boys Host Algoma In Packerland Opener

The Gibraltar boys will open Packerland Conference play by hosting Algoma Thursday night on 93.9 FM WDOR and The Vikings dropped their season opener November 26th, losing to Chilton 73-45. The Wolves are also 0-1 after falling to Two Rivers this past Saturday, 73-38. Last season Gibraltar won both meetings with Algoma. Coverage begins with the Jorns Chevrolet of Kewaunee Coaches Corner Show at … Continue reading

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Sturgeon Bay Defuses Dangerous Situation By Student

With recent shootings at schools in Wisconsin fresh on everyone’s minds, the Sturgeon Bay school district acted quickly to defuse a situation that arose out of a post on social media Tuesday morning. A 17-year old student posted an angry and threatening message that was seen by other students who reported its content to the administration. The student was supervised by the school resource officer … Continue reading

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Manure Spill in Town of Lincoln Friday

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating a solid manure runoff spill in the Town of Lincoln that was reported Friday in the area of County Highway P & Pheasant Road. Residents & businesses in the area are being advised to use bottled water if their tap water is discolored or smells. The public health department is going door to door to notify the … Continue reading

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Four Luxemburg Teens Apprehended After Shooting Incident

The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department and the Luxemburg Police Department apprehended four juveniles Monday, that were involved in shooting at several street signs and a local business. The juveniles were tracked down after a man reported a gun shot while working on his roof. The man reported that a bullet had whizzed past him. He was able to get a description of the vehicle and … Continue reading

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Bays Win Title

Sister Bay won the Door County League’s playoff title with a 3-1 win over Maplewood Sunday. After the Mets tied the game at one in the top of the ninth, Tom Sawyer came up with the final hit of the 2019 season as he hit a walk-off, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth. WP: Chase Lindem / LP: Nick BrauerSister Bay: Sam Forkert … Continue reading

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Bays And Mets To Meet For Title

Sister Bay and Maplewood both won Sunday in the Door County League playoffs and they will meet for the postseason championship Sunday. Here are the details: Maplewood 5Egg Harbor 4The Mets scored twice in the top of the ninth to upset the top seed.WP: Nick Brauer / LP: Jared Van BramerMaplewood: Chad Laluzerne – 3 hitsEgg Harbor: Cody Giesseman – 2 hits / Anthony Moore … Continue reading

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