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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Friends of Forestville Dam Force County Board Recall

After being stymied in its first effort to force a recall election in protest of a proposed draw-down for the pond near the Forestville dam, a group opposed to the project is moving forward with its effort to unseat Door County District Three Supervisor Roy Englebert. This time the Friends of the Forestville Dam had the requisite number of signatures needed to force the vote. … Continue reading

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Door County Board Seat Open After Schultz Resigns

A seat on the Door County Board has opened up with the resignation of District 13 Supervisor Kathy Schultz. The resignation is effective Monday, August 12th. Schultz, who was Sturgeon Bay Clerk/Treasurer in Sturgeon Bay before retiring, said she was leaving for health reasons. District 13 encompasses Wards 13 and 14 in Sturgeon Bay, representing about 1,300 residents. Those interested in being considered for appointment … Continue reading

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Petitions Submitted for Recall of 2 Door County Board Supervisors

A group of southern Door County property owners, angered by the county decision to draw down the mill pond at the Forestville Dam, have submitted petitions calling for the recall of two county board supervisors, John Neinas in District Two and Roy Englebert in District Three. The Door County Board approved the draw down on a vote of 16 to 4 earlier this year. The … Continue reading

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Mark Haen Appointed to Fill Sevastopol Supervisory Seat

The Sevastopol Town Board filled a vacant supervisory seat at a special meeting Saturday at the Town Hall in Institute. The board appointed Mark Haen to fill the seat left vacant when his father, Tony, passed away following surgery. Tony Haen won the seat on April 2nd after finishing with the second highest vote total out of a field of four candidates. With his appointment … Continue reading

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Recount Does Not Change Outcome for Sturgeon Bay City Council

A recount of votes cast for Sturgeon Bay City Council in the 7th District on Tuesday, April 2nd did not change the outcome of the election. The recount revealed that Kirsten McFarlin-Reeths defeated incumbent Laurel Hauser by one less vote than what was originally registered, 247 to 245. The original margin was three votes. However, due to an error caused on the state level, a … Continue reading

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SB City Council Recount Will Be Thursday

Sturgeon Bay City Clerk Stephanie Reinhardt has announced that a recount of the votes cast in the spring election for the city’s 7th Aldermanic District will be held on Thursday, April 11th in the Community Room at City Hall. The recount will begin at 9AM. The vote as reported on April 2nd indicated that challenger Kirsten McFarlin-Reeths had defeated incumbent Laurel Hauser by three votes … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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