Southern Door Boys Win Opener

The Southern Door boys basketball team opened their 2022-2023 season with a 62-49 non-conference win over Denmark Tuesday. The Eagles led 31-20 at the half and then held off a couple of runs by the Vikings. Drew Daoust scored a game-high 27 points while Taylor Schaefer added 16 for Southern Door. Jack Dewar scored 12 points to lead Denmark. Boys Basketball:Chilton 61Sturgeon Bay 49 Bonduel … Continue reading

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Hazardous Waste Collection Friday & Saturday

Door County his hosting a 2-day household hazardous waste collection event this Friday & Saturday, November 4th & 5th. If you have unwanted hazardous waste products stored as part of your agricultural business or residential home, these items can pose a significant threat to the environment if not disposed of properly. At these 2 different event locations they will dispose of them in an environmentally … Continue reading

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2023 Sturgeon Bay Street Art Will be Bass

Destination Sturgeon Bay recently announced their 23rd annual street art project, and this year the project has a brand new template. This year, the project will be titled “Bass Around the Bay,” and each submitted piece will be an artist’s interpretation of the fish becoming more popular in our nearby waters. Each artist will receive a bass template and stand created by Key Industrial Plastics … Continue reading

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BUG Fire Department Looking for New Members

The Brussels-Union-Gardner Fire Department is currently looking at their crew of volunteer firefighters at each of their 2 stations, and looking into the future they are now actively seeking new recruits to help fill the positions opening soon. B.U.G. Fire Chief Curt Vandertie explains… Currently, B.U.G.’s Station 1 on County C is seeking to fill daytime shifts, while Station 2 on Stevenson Pier Road is … Continue reading

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More than $150,000 Raised for Defibrillators in Door County

Back in February, the Door County Fire Chiefs Association launched their Defibs-4-Door County campaign. Just before then, an anonymous donor began the campaign with a challenge grant worth $75,000 to add new automatic external defibrillators to the county to help save lives. That campaign ran through Labor Day, and they were able to raise an additional nearly $80,000. Combined with the initial matching grant, that … Continue reading

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Ron Kane Named Sister Bay Volunteer of the Year

The Sister Bay Advancement Association recently named village resident Ron Kane as their 2022 Sister Bay Volunteer of the Year. Ron has spent over 40 years participating in government and tourism-related efforts in the village.He has served on the Sister Bay Historical Society’s board of directors and has volunteered at their weekly farmers market. He has been a board member of the Sister Bay Advancement … Continue reading

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Fire at Mr. G’s Supper Club Sunday

Highway 57 was closed off Sunday afternoon as firefighters responded to a fire call at Mr. G’s Supper Club in the Town of Jacksonport. The call came in shortly after 12 noon for smoke and flames visible on the upstairs home above the supper club. Jacksonport Fire Chief Nathan LeClair reports it was a passerby who called it in… Being a structure fire, a MABAS … Continue reading

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Woman Falls 40-50 Feet off Cliff at Peninsula Park

There was a rescue operation in Peninsula State Park Saturday evening after a woman in her 30’s was hiking atop the bluff near Eagle Tower and fell off a cliff. The emergency call came in just before 5:30PM after she fell about 40 to 50 feet and landed on a shelf halfway down the cliff. Gibraltar Fire Chief Andy Bertges reports that her friends were … Continue reading

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Emergency Call To English Inn Sunday

There was an emergency call made from Gibraltar’s English Inn Sunday afternoon. Gibraltar Deputy Fire Chief Jared Anderson informs us his department was paged at 5:30PM for a report of smoke and flames in the attic of the restaurant. His department arrived to find some thin smoke in the attic but no flames. Deputy Fire Chief Anderson explains what happened… Because of the initial call … Continue reading

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Fatal Accident In Door County Wednesday

Wednesday afternoon, shortly after 2:40, the Door County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a serious vehicle crash on Highway 42 north of Walker Road in the town of Sevastopol. Upon arrival, deputies found a white 2019 Ford Flex with heavy damage in the west ditch. The vehicle had been driven by a 78 year-old Florida man and he was the lone occupant. He was later … Continue reading

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