Voting Error Leads to Recount for SB City Council Seat

A recount to tabulate voting in the spring election in the 7th Aldermanic District in Sturgeon Bay has been requested by the two candidates in light of an error in voting Tuesday. The final tally recorded after balloting was completed indicated that challenger Kirsten McFarlin-Reeths had defeated incumbent Laurel Hauser by three votes 248 to 245. However, one voter, after casting his vote in the … Continue reading

Kewaunee County Election Results

All results unofficial*Denotes winner(s) Lincoln Town Board*Jordan Nowak – 206Nick Cochart – 117 Luxemburg Town Chairperson*David Barrett – 180Robert Berger – 158 Luxemburg Town Clerk*Amanda Nimmer – 239Jennifer Rank – 86 West Kewaunee Town Chairperson*Dan Kassner – 244Milt Swagel – 175 Kewaunee School Board*Deanne Schultz – 1,148Tina Pawlitzky – 175 *Chase Pagel – 259Frank Madzarevic – 81

Door County Election Results

All results unofficial* Denotes winner(s) Sturgeon Bay Mayor*David Ward – 2,130Shawn Fairchild – 1,089 Sturgeon Bay City CouncilDistrict 1*Helen Bacon – 190Dawn Goodban – 115 District 3*Dan Williams – 300Scott Linnan – 241 District 5*Gary Nault – 370Sarah Evenson – 215 District 7*Kirsten McFarlin-Reeths – 248Laurel Hauser – 245 City of Sturgeon Bay Advisory Referendum Question 1Medical Marijuana*Yes – 2,490No – 724 City of Sturgeon … Continue reading

Door/Kewaunee Legislative Days Begins Wednesday

A contingent from Door and Kewaunee Counties will be making the trek to the state capitol Wednesday as part of the biennial Door-Kewaunee Legislative Days. The two day event, April 3rd and 4th, is intended to educate state officials about Door and Kewaunee Counties and to lobby for state action to address local issues and concerns. This year’s events are building directly on the success … Continue reading

Sunshine House to Hold Roundtables

As the Sunshine House in Sturgeon Bay continues to expand its services, it also wants to gauge public opinion on the perceived needs in the community. To do that, Marsha Lau says some roundtables are planned for the end of April‚Ķ Lau says the hope is to gather input from all segments of the community‚Ķ The roundtable initiative at the Sunshine House in Sturgeon Bay … Continue reading

Future of Door 2 Door Rides May be in Jeopardy

The future of transportation services in Door County was the subject of a discussion during Tuesday’s meeting of the Door County Board. Supervisors heard a presentation on the escalating costs related to the operation of the Door to Door transportation program in the county. Current projections indicate that the service could need as much as $220,000 of county budgetary support in order to operate in … Continue reading

Barn Fire Wednesday at Schartner’s Farm Market

A fire Wednesday evening destroyed a large barn and all of its contents at Schartner’s Farm Market near Carlsville. The Egg Harbor Fire Department was sent to the farm at 6476 Highway 42 at 6:20PM. The first units on the scene found the barn fully engulfed in flames and other structures nearby were imperiled. Mutual aid was called in and personnel from eight departments joined … Continue reading