Student Brings Handgun To Gibraltar Friday

The Door County Sheriff’s Office reports that a 17 year-old male student at Gibraltar High School brought a handgun to school Friday. Gibraltar’s school Resource Officer Deputy Heather Bemman was notified by a school staff member that a student had a brought a gun onto the campus. Together, she and the school administrator interviewed the suspect. They recovered a Ruger .38 Special revolver and the … Continue reading

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Moped Fatality in Liberty Grove, Tuesday

There was a crash fatality in the Town of Liberty Grove Tuesday night. At about 7:20 pm, a 54 year-old Franklin man was heading southbound on Highway 42 alone on his moped when he lost control and entered the west ditch near the intersection with Seaquist Road, south of Ellison Bay. At that time he was ejected from the moped, thrown, and he struck a … Continue reading

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Search for Wanted Man in Town of Union

The Door County Sheriff’s Office received a notification from the FBI early Thursday morning regarding a suspicious video posted on social media. The video contains a 31 year-old white male named Devon A. Keller who has an outstanding warrant through the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, and the video appears to have been made in the area of Pit Road and Truway Road in the Town … Continue reading

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More Information on Fatal Egg Harbor Crash

The Door County Sheriff’s Office has released more information on last week’s fatal crash near Egg Harbor. At almost 9:00 pm last week Tuesday July 19th, a Dodge Ram pickup was northbound on Heritage Lake Road at high speed. About 700 feet north of County Road “E” the driver lost control, entered the west ditch, hit a large tree, started rolling over, and finally came … Continue reading

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Saturday Ice Rescue Near Town of Gardner

A call was made for a possible ice rescue Saturday afternoon on the bay of Green Bay in the Town of Gardner. Just before 2:30 pm, offshore from about a half-mile south of Sugar Creek County Park, a 58 year-old Kewaunee man and his ATV went through the ice while he was towing a non-functioning ATV carrying a Brussels man. The Brussels man and his … Continue reading

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Shooting Suspect Possibly in Door/Kewaunee Counties

Cody Krueger, age 24, is a shooting suspect believed to be armed and dangerous. He is wanted for attempted homicide and armed robbery from a Friday morning incident in Oconto. Krueger has been known to frequent the Algoma area and it has been reported he could very possibly be in the Kewaunee or Door County areas. He was last known to be driving a grey … Continue reading

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Car Shears Off Utility Pole in Egg Harbor Wednesday

Highway 42 had a detour in the Village of Egg Harbor for over 4 hours Wednesday after a vehicle struck a utility pole. Just before 12:00 noon, an 80 year-old Sister Bay man was northbound on Highway 42 in his Subaru Forester having just gone down the hill into the downtown area. A short ways south of Harbor School Road his vehicle crossed the center … Continue reading

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4 Deputies Sworn In Wednesday

Sheriff Tammy Sternard recently welcomed 4 new deputies to the Door County Sheriff’s Office. The 4 deputies were sworn in Wednesday, bringing their services to our area from all different parts of Wisconsin. Two of them are now working the jail. Bobbi Gilson is now the Jail Seargeant following Cary Jeanquart’s retirement and Jeremy Karnitz is filling an open part-time jail position. Deputy Elizabeth Williams … Continue reading

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Deceased Cave Point Swimmer Identified

We recently reported on the 35 year-old swimmer at Cave Point County Park who collapsed into the water Saturday and was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office has completed an autopsy, but the results will not be known for 6 weeks or more. At this time, foul play is not suspected, and the preliminary investigation indicates … Continue reading

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Death at Cave Point County Park Under Investigation

Saturday afternoon, shortly after 2:30, the Door County Sheriff’s Office was called for an incident at Cave Point County Park. It was reported that a 35 year-old male was swimming in Lake Michigan and while climbing out of the water he collapsed and fell back into the lake. Numerous bystanders then helped pull him from the water and attempted to revive the man. Emergency response … Continue reading

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