Southern Door Eliminated

Fifth seeded Mishicot upset top seeded Southern Door in a WIAA Division 3 Regional semifinal Tuesday, 2-0. Mishicot (7-12) used a pair of walks and a two-out error in both the third and fifth innings to score their runs. Kolton Tesarik tossed seven shutout innings for the win. The senior right hander has now tossed 14 scoreless innings in two postseason outings. Tesarik scattered five … Continue reading

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Luxemburg-Casco Moves On

The WIAA Baseball Tournament opened Thursday and Luxemburg-Casco beat Sturgeon Bay in a Division 2 Regional, 9-0. After four scoreless innings, the Spartans scored three times in the bottom of the fifth. Ryan Routhieaux led off with a bunt single. After a stolen base and a sacrifice bunt, Tanner Alsteen had an RBI single. Jack Kinnard followed with a bloop double to score Alsteen and … Continue reading

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Sister Bay On Top of DCL Standings

Sister Bay won an early season showdown with Washington Island Sunday putting the Bays alone on top of the Door County Baseball League standings. Other winners over the holiday weekend were Kolberg, Maplewood and West Jacksonport. Sister Bay 11Washington Island 2WP – Sam ForkertCasey Weddig 2 hits (4 RBI), Sam Forkert and Dusty Johnson 2 hitsBen Geiger and Luke Geiger 2 hits Maplewood 8Baileys Harbor … Continue reading

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NWS Issues Frost Advisory

The National Weather Services in Green Bay has issued a Frost Advisory, which will be in effect from 12AM until 8AM Tuesday, for the counties of Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, and Brown. Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered. Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

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Algoma Woman Arrested After Death of Child

A twenty-three year old Algoma woman was arrested on February 15th on charges of neglecting a child resulting in death, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of methamphetamine. Cheyanne Wierichs was booked into the Kewaunee County Jail without incident.On February 9th, Algoma Police responded to the 400 block of 4th Street to the report of child who had drowned. The Algoma Police and Wisconsin Division … Continue reading

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Threatening Call Leads to Lockdown at Kewaunee Schools

A threatening call to the Kewaunee School District Thursday morning, mentioning a firearm, led to a lockdown, and an eventual early release from school in Kewaunee. Students who ride the bus or drive, were released beginning at 12:45PM. Students not on busses were released to family members or emergency contacts as of 1:15PM through a security checkpoint. The Algoma & Luxemburg-Casco School Districts also entered … Continue reading

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DOT Says Highway 42 Closure Near Algoma Will be Short

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation recently closed a portion of Highway 42, just south of Algoma, and the closure is expected to continue through the end of this week. The stretch of roadway includes the bridge over Three Mile Creek, between 9th & 10th Roads, which was part of major construction over the summer. You may have heard rumors concerning that bridge and its status. … Continue reading

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Schley To Be Next DC Treasurer

The race for the Door County Treasurer’s office was close, with Ryan Schley coming out on top with an unofficial total of 10,003 votes to Jan Arbter Anderson’s 9,632 on Tuesday. Current Door County Treasurer Jay Zahn is retiring after serving in the position for three decades. Schley has served as Zahn’s Chief Deputy Treasurer for the past three years.

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Sevastopol & Southern Door Referendums Approved

Voters in both the Southern Door & Sevastopol school districts approved referendums on Tuesday. In Sevastopol, the school district was authorized to exceed the state imposed revenue limit by $2,000,000 per year for each of the next four years. The unofficial totals were 1,928 Yes votes, to 1,519 No votes. For Southern Door, an operating referendum for an additional $975,000 for each of the next … Continue reading

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Town of Gardner Meeting on Proposed Quarry Postponed

The special meeting for the Town of Gardner concerning the proposed quarry has been postponed because the attorney who was involved is unable to attend. It was originally scheduled for Wednesday night. The meeting has been re-scheduled for November 4 at 6:30pm at the Brussels-Union-Gardner fire station #2. The site of the proposed quarry is just off Stevenson Pier Road.Town Chairman Mark Stevenson said the … Continue reading

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