With a Roll of the Dice Bell Becomes Sister Bay Village President

It was an unprecedented outcome in Tuesday’s election results for the position of Sister Bay Village President. Incumbent Rob Zoschke and challenger Nate Bell both received exactly 256 votes. The Sister Bay Municipal Board of Canvassers met at the Village Administration Office at 10AM Thursday to determine a method of breaking that tie result, and to execute that method. It was revealed the method for … Continue reading

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LWV Offering Local Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters of Door County is offering to host local candidate forums for the non-partisan spring 2023 election. From January 4th through the 20th, forum requests may be made by calling Dan Powers of the League of Women Voters of Door County at 920-743-6796. The upcoming election may include contested seats for judges, towns, villages, city, and school boards, and these forums … Continue reading

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Kewaunee County Election Results

Denotes Winner(s) Kewaunee County Circuit Court Judge *Jeffrey Wisnicky – 2270 Kimberly Hardtke – 1628 Kewaunee County Board – District 4 *Dennis Langteau – 114 Nellie De Baker – 81 City of Algoma Mayor *Virginia Haske – 524 Wayne Schmidt – 400Algoma City Council – District 3 * Casey Buhr – 201 Eric Dean – 97 Algoma Referendum for New Fire/Police/EMS Building *No – 586 … Continue reading

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WI Assembly District 1 Online Candidate Forum

The November 3rd election includes a fight for the Wisconsin Assembly District 1 where incumbent Joel Kitchens is up against Kim Delorit Jensen. The Door County League of Women Voters is hosting an online candidate forum for this race on Saturday September 19th. It will be recorded and made available to the public. Assembly District 1 includes Door and Kewaunee Counties and parts of Brown … Continue reading

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Fall Primary Door County Election Results

The results are in from Tuesday’s Fall Partisan Primary Election. Here in Door County there was a total of 7,100 ballots cast. Of those ballots 3,259 were entered as Democrats and 2,480 were entered as Republican. The one local office which was contested in both parties was that of Door County Treasurer. On the Democratic end most votes were cast for Jan Arbter Anderson with … Continue reading

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DC Spring Election Results

Last Tuesday’s spring election was certainly a different election for most of us. Due to the very high number of absentee ballots, the election results were somewhat delayed to allow time for those ballots to find their way back to the county clerk. Late last night those election results were finally released. Door County democrats voted Joe Biden as their preference nominee, and Jill Karofsky … Continue reading

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Poll Workers Needed for Spring Election

While elections officials are encouraging as many people as possible to vote absentee in the upcoming Spring Election, poll workers will be needed for those that decide to vote in person.County Clerk Jill Lau is calling on Door County residents who may be willing to serve as poll workers for the upcoming election on April 7th. These new poll workers would be to replace those … Continue reading

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Absentee Voting Being Encouraged for Spring Election

The City of Sturgeon Bay Clerk’s office is strongly encouraging voters to act now to vote absentee for the April 7th Spring Election & Presidential Preference Primary. Polls will be open for those who need them on election day, but with current public health concerns it would be best if most voters voted absentee, & these ballots should be requested as soon as possible. For … Continue reading

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Sturgeon Bay to Hold Referendum Info Night

The Sturgeon Bay School District will hold a community referendum information night Wednesday, March 4th at 6PM at the Sturgeon Bay High School. Superintendent Dan Tjernagel says it will be an interactive presentation… Tours of the stations will be offered or people can explore on their own. Tjernagel explains more about the different stations… The Sturgeon Bay School District is asking voters to approve a … Continue reading

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No Recall Election for Forestville County Board Seat

There will be no recall election for a seat on the Door County Board. A vocal group opposed to the draw down of the Forestville Mill Pond had submitted enough signatures to set the recall process in motion in an effort to unseat incumbent 3rd District Supervisor Roy Englebert, who had voted with the county board majority that approved the two-year draw down project. Because … Continue reading

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