Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2016-02-09T06:43:04Z Operational Referendum On The Ballot For Sturgeon Bay School District <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206415" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8221221001-SturgeonBayHighSchool4400x320.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Sturgeon Bay School District will ask voters this April to allow it to override revenue limits over the next three years. This will be the fourth time the school district has taken an operational referendum to its voters since 2007. Superintend... Tim Kowols 2016-02-09T21:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206415 Clean Water for 493 Students and Teachers in Bangladesh <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206414" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20416104839-EricNatwick.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Door County has proved once again what a great place it is; this time through the work of our Door County YMCA Rotary Interact kids.&nbsp;&nbsp;Each year, students join Rotary Interact to make a positive impact on our community, and in doing so, se... Eric Natwick 2016-02-09T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206414 Voter ID Law Makes Its Statewide Election Debut Next Week <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206413" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11516104459-LWV.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Next week&rsquo;s primary for local races will be the first test of Wisconsin&rsquo;s Voter ID law. Challenged in the courts since it was signed into law by Governor Scott Walker five years ago, February 16 will mark the first statewide election re... Tim Kowols 2016-02-09T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206413 Fat Tuesday At Econo Foods - How Do You Pronounce Paczki? - VIDEO <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206389" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20916102410-EconoPaczki1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Tadych's Econo Foods in Sturgeon Bay baked 500 dozen paczki's for Fat Tuesday. But how do you pronounce this tasty Polish treat? Customers and store manager Jon Calhoun had fun trying to come up with the proper pronunciation as you wil see below: Nick Freimuth 2016-02-09T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206389 Undefeated Sturgeon Bay Math Champs <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206388" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8291254934-SturgeonBayHighSchool4400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp;Results of the 5th&nbsp;and Final Packerland Conference Math Meet @ Southern Door, Feb 8, 2016&nbsp;&nbsp;Seniors: 1.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Jamie Gou, NEW, 38 2.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Matthew Stawicki, SB, 37 3.&nbs... Kathryn Carley 2016-02-09T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206388 Kitchens Hears From Area Vets On CVSO Bill <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206386" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6141254400-VeteransFlag2370x297.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Area veterans voiced their opposition to the proposed elimination of some county veteran service offices (CVSOs) Monday evening during a public meeting with First District Representative Joel Kitchens. The CVSOs are often a lifeline to older rural ... Kathryn Carley 2016-02-09T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206386 Miss Door County Pageant Mixed New With Old for 20th Anniversary Show <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206306" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2081652002-MissDoorCountys.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The 20th Annual Miss Door County Pageant was held over the weekend at the Southern Door Community Auditorium.&nbsp; Hope Copiskey of Gibraltar was crowned Miss Door County 2016 and Gracen Spritka of Sturgeon Bay won Miss Door County Outstanding Teen.... Paul Schmitt 2016-02-09T11:30:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206306 Fat Biking Taking Off In Area For Recreation And Competition--VIDEO <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206300" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12015105930-Fatbiketrailsideinthesnow100x100.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Fat Biking is picking up traction in Door County and neighboring areas.&nbsp; Recent snowfall has made the trails advantageous for riders looking for added excitement to their usual bike ride.&nbsp; DCSSA president Randy Sahs says having the time to ... Paul Schmitt and Tim Kowols 2016-02-09T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206300 Sturgeon Bay High School Announces the Class of 2016 Honor Graduates <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206298" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8291254934-SturgeonBayHighSchool4400x320.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Sturgeon Bay High School is proud to announce the Class of 2016 honor graduates:&nbsp; Valedictorian: Tina Guo Salutatorian: Levi Haight High Honors (top 10% GPA): Tina Guo, Levi Haight, Paige Frystak, Matthew Stawicki, Marissa Ehlers, Hannah Br... Robert Nickel 2016-02-08T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206298 Washington Island Ferry Still Faces Challenges Without Ice <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206283" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7071241704-ferry.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Washington Island Ferry ice breaking operations are back to normal after two winters of difficult travel. Cold temperatures caused the passage way from Northport to Detroit Harbor to be frozen solid, with ice breaking operations continuing for ... Tim Kowols 2016-02-08T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206283 Door County Reads Concludes With Pakistani Culture Celebration <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206282" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_1251644403-DoorCountyReads.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> It has been a celebration of culture throughout this year&rsquo;s Door County Reads&nbsp;which concludes on Saturday. The book penned by Pakistani-American author Ayad Akhtar features some of the traditions of his culture and faith. Tracy Vreeke fr... Tim Kowols 2016-02-08T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206282 Talking Money With Aging Parents A Tricky Business <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206281" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2151345403-Money400x300.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> As people are continuing to live longer lives, older adults are experiencing a role reversal with their children. According to the Family Caregiver Alliance National Center, an estimated 44 million people are providing unpaid assistance to seniors ... Tim Kowols 2016-02-08T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206281 Door County Extension To Help Women Get Stronger Through New Program <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206244" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5111462137-jodyweight.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Door County UW-Extension office is introducing a program designed to get women stronger later this month. Developed by Tufts University professor Dr. Miriam Nelson, the StrongWomen Program emphasizes the importance of strength training and prop... TIm Kowols 2016-02-08T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206244 Internet Hour Helps Algoma Residents Understand New Technologies <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206224" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20416104847-KatieHaaschAlgomaLibrary.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> With technology ever evolving, the Algoma Public Library is helping its patrons bridge the knowledge gap. On the second Tuesday of each month, library staff members take an hour to help people sharpen their Internet skills and learn how to use thei... Tim Kowols 2016-02-08T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206224 DOT Makes Non-Expiring Identification Cards Available For Seniors <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206223" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8151213659-Voting58122400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Door County senior citizens can now choose to receive a non-expiring ID. Wisconsin allows citizens who are 65 and older to obtain an ID that will never expire or need to be renewed. Seniors who would like to receive the non-expiring ID&rsquo;s will... Kayla Guns 2016-02-08T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206223 Winter Festival Comes Full Circle With Fruit Loop Run <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206225" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2071624705-20160207104052.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The 29th Fish Creek Winter Festival closed Sunday morning with one of its newer, but more colorful traditions. Dozens of runners gathered at Clark Park dressed in costumes for the seventh annual Fruit Loop Run. Officially measured as .49 miles or a... Tim Kowols 2016-02-07T19:45:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206225 Boys & Girls Club of Door County Members Learn the Importance of STEAM <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206217" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20416104831-MarkKnapp.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Great futures start here, at the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Door County! Some of the youngest members of Boys &amp; Girls Club are engaged in STEAM clubs that open up vast areas for exploration. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art... Tim Kowols 2016-02-07T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206217 Mental Health Focus Of Upcoming Panel <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206215" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2071682003-mentalhealth.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> In response to a recent community needs assessment, Door County is taking on a more proactive role in addressing mental health issues in the area. &nbsp;In addition to working with area social support organizations and counseling services, Door Cou... Tim Kowols 2016-02-07T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206215 Incivility Topic Of Next Workshop Session <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206210" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12301555219-civilityproject.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Addressing rudeness and disrespect in everyday life will be the focus of the Door County Civility Project&rsquo;s second workshop session on Monday. Entitled &ldquo;What Hurt Was How You Said It,&rdquo; the interactive workshop is designed to help ... Tim Kowols 2016-02-07T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206210 YMCA Shares Community Breakfast <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=206161" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20516110613-TomBeernsten.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The YMCA of Door County is now in full swing on its annual campaign to raise $550,000. The money ensures that anyone interested in a YMCA membership can have one,&nbsp; no matter their financial standing. &nbsp;As part of that fundraising effort, the... Kathryn Carley 2016-02-06T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=206161