Delegates Needed for DK Legislative Days

Delegates are being sought to represent Door and Kewaunee Counties during the upcoming legislative days in Madison. The event will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, April 3rd and 4th, as the contingent fans out in the state capitol and engages legislators about issues facing the two counties. Legislative day delegates will be trained on the matters that will be presented and on best practices … Continue reading

Fire & Ice This Weekend in Sturgeon Bay

It looks like the Fire and Ice celebration in Sturgeon Bay Saturday will have plenty of snow and a fair amount of ice to work with given the recent wintry mix that has fallen on the Door Peninsula. Speaking of ice, the ice carving contest runs from 9AM to 2PM citywide. Vote for the people’s choice award by 2PM before catching the awards ceremony at … Continue reading

Shovel Out a Hydrant for a Frozen Treat

Here’s your chance to become a hydrant hero and help the Sturgeon Bay Fire Department have easier access to fire hydrants throughout the city. Fire Chief Tim Dietman says, on Saturday, from 9AM to 3PM, citizens will be asked dig out buried hydrants near their homes. He says their actions will help provide access to hundreds of hydrants throughout the city… Dietman says efforts are … Continue reading

Algoma Man Pronounced Dead After Vehicle Found in Ditch

Investigators are trying to determine what took the life of a 28-year old Algoma man whose body was found in a vehicle in the Town of Claybanks Sunday evening. Deputies found the man seatbelted in the vehicle in a ditch off County S and Rosewood Road shortly before 10PM. The sole occupant was unresponsive and was taken to Door County Medical Center where he was … Continue reading

Search Continues for Missing Neenah Man

The Door County Sheriff’s Department is continuing its efforts to find a Neenah man missing since Sunday evening. At 9:16PM, the Sheriff’s Department received the report of an overdue traveler who had been visiting his property in the Town of Jacksonport and did not return home. The last contact with the 57-year old man was at around 5PM when he called his wife and told … Continue reading

Historical Society Looking for Pictures of Eagle Bluff Lighthouse

In order to make it new, the Door County Historical Society wants the Eagle Bluff Lighthouse at Peninsula State Park to look like it did when it was first built. Bailey Koepsel, the historical society’s Executive Director, says, in order to do that, an analysis of the building is needed… Koepsel says the public can help by providing old photos of the lighthouse… Those interested … Continue reading

Winter Storm Warning

The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING for the WDOR listening area. The warning for Door County will be in effect from 3 AM Tuesday until 3 AM Wednesday. The warning for Kewaunee County will be in effect from midnight until midnight Tuesday. Snow is expected this evening and will continue through Tuesday.  Snow may be heavy at times … Continue reading