Bay View Bridge Mechanical Issue Leads to Detour

If you were passing through Sturgeon Bay on Highway 42/57 Tuesday afternoon, you may have experienced a detour through the city due to a problem on the Bay View Bridge. At around 1:00PM, the bridge span was raised to allow the US Coast Guard Cutter Mobile Bay to pass through. When the bridge span was lowered, a malfunction occurred and the bridge required temporary closure … Continue reading

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Eagles Continue Streak

The Southern Door boys basketball team won their fourth straight game as they beat Gibaltar Friday night, 60-53. Trailing by two at halftime, Gibraltar grabbed the lead as Jake Schar hit back-to-back three’s right out of the break. The Vikings would hold that lead until their was six-and-a-half minutes left in regulation. That’s when Southern Door’s Nic Pierre hit the first of a couple of … Continue reading

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Kewaunee Schools Move to Virtual Learning

In a letter to district parents, the Kewaunee School District has announced that it is moving to a virtual instruction model for the remainder of this week, due to increased student & staff absences due to illness, including COVID-19. Since Monday was already a scheduled day off, the district is planning on returning to in-person learning on Tuesday, January 18th. During this time frame, the … Continue reading

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Eagles Beat Rival For First Win

The Southern Door girls basketball team picked up their first win of the 2021-2022 season Friday night, beating Sturgeon Bay, 62-40. Up seven at halftime, the Eagles (1-3 Packerland / 1-8 overall) outscored the Clippers 31-16 over the final eighteen minutes. Kendra Shimon scored 18 points to lead Southern Door while Bella Price added 16 points and Ashlyn Delfosse chipped in 13 points. Tori Alger … Continue reading

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Eagles Drop Opener

The Southern Door boys opened their 2021-2022 season with a 69-54 loss to Sheboygan Falls Tuesday night. The Eagles led 27-26 at halftime but were plagued by some cold shooting. Southern Door did not make a three and went 8 of 18 from the free throw line. In comparison, the Falcons hit eight three pointers and made 13 of 16 from the foul line. Drew … Continue reading

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Luxemburg Man Arrested on Child Abuse Charges

A 33 year old Luxemburg man was arrested Tuesday, after a child was brought to a Green Bay medical facility with injuries consistent with physical abuse. The 7 year old girl was unconscious and in critical condition, and was transported to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee. The father of the girl, Alan T. Finch faces charges of reckless physical abuse of a child, and additional charges … Continue reading

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Pioneers Can’t Overcome Turnovers

The Sevastopol football team dropped to 0-2 as they lost to Suring Thursday night at Sturgeon Bay, 34-6. The Pioneers lost four fumbles and threw three interceptions and saw the Eagles score 34 unanswered points. Sevastopol led 6-0 with 5:11 to play in the opening quarter as Jack de Young threw a 31-yard touchdown pass to Frankie Ash. Suring tied the game on a 4-yard … Continue reading

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Pioneers Play Tonight On WDOR

Sevastopol will take on Suring in 8-player football tonight on 93.9 FM WDOR and online at wdor.com. Due to construction at Sevastopol’s football field, tonight’s game will be played at Memorial Field in Sturgeon Bay. Both teams fell in their season opener as the Pioneers lost last Friday at Wausaukee 30-6 while Suring lost to Lena / Saint Thomas Aquinas, 32-6. Coverage begins with the … Continue reading

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Fire in Forestville Friday Afternoon

There was a residential fire Friday afternoon in Forestville. The fire call came in just after 1:00 pm for the building formerly known as the Schleis Meat Market on East Main Street. Southern Door Fire Chief Rich Olson reports that the garage was fully engulfed in flames and the fire had spread quickly into the attached residence by the time his department arrived. Mutual aid … Continue reading

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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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