Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-07-25T03:34:57Z Fire Danger Upgraded To "Moderate" For The Start Of The Weekend <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137026" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7251224547-Campfire425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Our recent dry spell has increased the danger of wildfires in the area. Unlike most of us, Sturgeon Bay Fire Chief Tim Herlache is hoping for rain this weekend. [audio:072514Herlache1.mp3] [/audio] Herlache also says you need to make su... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-25T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137026 Operators In Two Accidents Refuse Medical Attention <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=137018" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5101232737-TrafficAccidentlogo2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A 42-year-old Forestville woman said she bumped her head when her car hit a rock in a Sturgeon Bay parking lot yesterday (Thursday) morning, but did not need medical attention. According to the accident report from the Sturgeon Bay Police D... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-25T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=137018 DOT Willing To Look At Speed Limit On 42 South Of Egg Harbor <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136922" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72414112259-eggharborfun42.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The state Department of Transportation is willing to take a look at whether the speed limit on Highway 42 south of Egg Harbor should be reduced following two multi-vehicle accidents at the entrance to the Egg Harbor Fun Park in less than tw... Rick Jensen 2014-07-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136922 Cooper Sentenced To Two Consecutive Life Terms For 2012 Homicides <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136919" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9111242413-CourtGavel425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; 37-year-old Brian M. Cooper of Plainfield, IL, will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing his ex-girlfriend and her unborn child. Cooper was sentenced to two consecutive life terms without parole yesterday (Thursday) in Door Co... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-25T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136919 Campaign Finance Reports For Assembly Race Released <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136870" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_1071353524-WisconsinStateCapitol3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Democrat Joe Majeski and Republican Paul Feit are leading the pack in fundraising for the First District Assembly Race. According to reports filed with the Government Accountability Board between the first of the year and the end of June, P... Rick Jensen 2014-07-24T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136870 Unemployment Continues To Drop In Kewaunee, Door Counties <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136915" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6171355127-joblistingimage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Unemployment rates in Kewaunee and Door Counties continue to fall. June unemployment in Door County was 6.3 percent, down from 6.8 percent in May of this year and 7.5 percent in June of last year. In Kewaunee County, the June unemployme... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-25T09:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136915 Orlando Man Injured In Egg Harbor ATV Mishap <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136858" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4251265453-policelights3400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A 23-year-old Orlando man was injured during an ATV accident in the Town of Egg Harbor just before nine Tuesday evening. According to the incident report from the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, Akeem Huggins was visiting a friend i... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-24T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136858 Door County Selling Used Squads And Jail Beds Online <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136856" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10021224416-DoorCountySheriffsOfficebadge400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; You have a chance to own a piece of old equipment once used by a Door County Sheriff's Deputy. There are numerous items available in an online auction at wisconsinsurplus.com, with items such as old jail beds, squad cars and even one vehic... Chris Liermann 2014-07-24T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136856 Egg Harbor Town Board Seeks Meeting With DOT <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136756" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72414112259-eggharborfun42.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Two multi-vehicle crashes at the same spot in less than two weeks has led to discussion of what changes to possibly make to the roadway in front of Egg Harbor Fun Park. Egg Harbor Town Chairman Paul Peterson said that the town board is loo... Chris Liermann 2014-07-24T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136756 Kitchens Endorsed By Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136817" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2121425349-Kitchens24LowRes5x7.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation has given its Volunteers for Agriculture endorsement to Joel Kitchens in the First District Assembly race. Kitchens explains the importance of the endorsement. [audio:072414JoelKitchens1.mp3] [/audio] ... Rick Jensen 2014-07-24T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136817 E-Waste Collection Event Tops Last Year <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136730" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7231414146-EWasteEvent.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The numbers are in from Saturday&rsquo;s free e-waste collection in Brussels. Leslie Boden from the Door County Habitat for Humanity ReStore says they beat last year&rsquo;s volume. [audio:ewasteclip.MP3] [/audio] Those who did not make ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-23T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136730 Brussels Girl Injured In ATV Accident <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136718" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12513100959-DoorCountySheriffsOfficebadge400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A nine-year-old Brussels girl was injured during an ATV accident just after 11 Tuesday morning. According to the incident report from the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, Grace Willming was following her father&rsquo;s pickup and dri... Chris Liermann 2014-07-23T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136718 Green Bay Woman Injured In Cycle Accident In Town Of Sevastopol <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136717" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5101232737-TrafficAccidentlogo2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A Green Bay woman was taken by ambulance for treatment of a possible minor head injury following a motorcycle accident early Tuesday evening in the town of Sevastopol. According to the accident report from the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s D... Chris Liermann 2014-07-23T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136717 Illinois Woman Injured In Scooter Mishap <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136715" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_50712110507-PoliceLights.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; An Illinois woman was medically transported for treatment of possible facial injuries following a scooter mishap Tuesday afternoon in the town of Egg Harbor. According to the accident report from the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department,... Chris Liermann 2014-07-23T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136715 Eight People Checked For Possible Injuries Following Egg Harbor Crash <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136565" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72214105748-halletaccxphoto.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Seven people were medically transported for treatment of possible injuries following a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in the town of Egg Harbor. According to the accident report from the Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, a vehicl... Rick Jensen 2014-07-22T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136565 This Is The Week To Pick Your Own Cherries <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136623" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_81613112147-ScaturosCherryPie.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; After a bitter cold winter that claimed many trees, cherry season has returned to Door County. While fresh cherries have been available, many orchards are open for the general public to pick their own cherries. Dave Schartner of Schartner... Tim Kowols 2014-07-23T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136623 Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease Returning To Area <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136574" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8011345849-HealthSymbol425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The highly contagious Hand, Foot and Mouth disease appears to be making the rounds once again in Kewaunee and Door Counties.&nbsp; &nbsp; Nurse Practitioner Hannah Sutrick with Ministry Door County Medical Center says that Hand, Foot and M... Chris Liermann 2014-07-22T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136574 First District Assembly Candidates To Meet In Forum Tonight <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136620" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2151350724-leagueofwomenvoters425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The five candidates for the First District Assembly race will appear together tonight in the Southern Door Auditorium at a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Door County. Republicans Paul Feit, Brian Hackbarth, Joel Kitchens... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-23T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136620 Some Fresh Peaches, Plums, Nectarines Sold At Wal-Mart Subject Of Recall <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136564" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_72214115425-USDAlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Fresh whole peaches, nectarines and plums purchased at Wal-Mart and other national chains are being voluntarily recalled by the Wawona Packing Company of Cutler, California, over a concern about possible contamination. The peaches, nectar... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-07-22T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136564 Sister Bay Seeks Resident To Fill Vacancy On Village Board <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=136468" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4271460438-sisterbaylogo.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Village of Sister Bay is looking for a resident to step up and fill a vacancy on the Village Board. Administrator Zeke Jackson says a current board member is moving out of the area. [audio:072214ZekeOpenSeat.MP3] [/audio] If you are... Rick Jensen 2014-07-22T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=136468