Door County Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-11-29T06:50:50Z Sister Bay Church Helps Syrian Refugees From Afar <a href=";id=198117" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>As refugees struggle to get their affairs in order in a new country, a Sister Bay church is making sure they are not completely alone. St. Luke&rsquo;s Episcopal Church recently donated $1,865 to the Syrian refugee ministry through the New York City-... Tim Kowols 2015-11-29T21:00:00Z Dock Improvements On The Way For Baileys Harbor Town Marina <a href=";id=198116" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>New docks could be on the horizon for boaters at the Baileys Harbor Town Marina. The town board will meet again December 14 to discuss the improvements after introducing the idea earlier this month. Docks at the north side of the marina are showing t... Tim Kowols 2015-11-29T20:00:00Z Boys & Girls Club of Door County Healthy Snack Program <a href=";id=198115" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Great futures start here, at the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Door County! A healthy diet is fundamental to a great future. At the Boys and Girls Club we offer a hot Monday meal, a daily snack, and a Thursday brown bag dinner to all members as part of t... Mark Knapp 2015-11-29T19:00:00Z 4-H More Than Just A Club To Key Award Recipient Harz <a href=";id=198098" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>4-H has meant more to Carolyn Harz than just creating projects and providing a service to her community. The 2015 Kewaunee County 4-H Key Award recipient from Algoma credits the organization for her transformation to the person she is today. A member... Tim Kowols 2015-11-29T16:00:00Z Canned Foods and Personal Care Products Needed At Area Food Pantries <a href=";id=198049" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; Area food pantries are at a time of the year when the demand is the highest.&nbsp; Kewaunee County Food Pantry President Ken Marquardt says a few items are really needed right now. [audio:112815122734-113815KenMarquardtKewauneeCountyFoodPant... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T12:05:00Z Fighting Fires In Area Is A Combined Effort <a href=";id=198045" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; When a fire breaks out in the Door or Kewaunee County, all hands are on deck from nearby fire departments.&nbsp; Brussels-Union-Gardner Fire Chief Curt Vandertie explains how the system works in the area. [audio:112815115208-112515CurtVander... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-29T11:00:00Z Norton To Run For District 6 Seat On Sturgeon Bay City Council <a href=";id=198042" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; Nissa Anderson Norton will be taking out papers to run for the District 6 seat on the Sturgeon Bay common council.&nbsp; According to Norton&rsquo;s facebook account, she picked up a packet from city hall and will be circulating nomination pa... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T21:00:00Z YMCA Offers Opportunities To All Families To Stay Active And Involved <a href=";id=198041" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; Much more than just a fitness center, the Door County YMCA focuses on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. President and CEO Tom Beerntsen says no matter what the financial abilities of one to pay for an individual or... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T21:00:00Z Area Deer Harvest Up Over Last Year As E-Registration Is Implemented <a href=";id=198023" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>With the final weekend of the gun hunting season, initial numbers show a big increase in the deer harvest this year.&nbsp; The new electronic registration system showed an increase in both Door and Kewaunee Counties.&nbsp; Over&nbsp;1200&nbsp;deer we... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T21:00:00Z Egg Harbor Road Project Completed In Time For Small Business Saturday <a href=";id=198001" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; The major part of the Egg Harbor Road construction project in Sturgeon Bay was completed this past week in time for Small Business Saturday.&nbsp; Decorative street lamps were erected and dirt leveled around the road area and newly poured con... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T17:00:00Z Conservation Warden Jobs Present Challenges And Rewards <a href=";id=197984" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; Becoming a conservation warden for the Department of Natural Resources is more a calling than it is a Job.&nbsp; DNR Conservation Warden for Door County Chris Kratcha recalls an instance in high school with his friends that led to his... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T12:05:00Z Man Arrested For Multiple Burglaries In Door County <a href=";id=197982" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; According to a Door County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department news release, an anonymous tip lead to the arrest of a Green Bay man for burglarizing as many as seven homes in northern Door County.&nbsp; Jimi Micheau faces multiple felony charges for a... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-28T11:00:00Z Migration Of Birds South Vary In Distance And By Species <a href=";id=197973" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; Migrating birds will travel south to find warmer climates, but they do not always make the long journey to Mexico and Central America like some types of hummingbirds.&nbsp; Rob Hults, executive director at the Open Door Bird Sanctuary says ma... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-27T21:00:00Z Illinois Man Last Spotted In Door County Still Missing <a href=";id=197957" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; An Illinois man last seen in Door County remains missing.&nbsp; 87-year-old Earnest H. Moore is still missing after leaving Illinois and driving to Door County on November 16.&nbsp; Door County Sheriff Department Investigator Mark Winkel says... Paul Schmitt 2015-11-27T15:00:00Z Tips On Readying Your Children To Stay At Home Alone---VIDEO <a href=";id=197956" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>[audio:112715111957-UWExtensionCommentary.mp3] [/audio]&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Renee Kroenig 2015-11-27T17:00:00Z Farms For Christmas Trees Are Ready For The Season <a href=";id=197930" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; For over 60 years, Ron Tillmann and his staff&rsquo;s eight months of hard work come down to the next few weeks. Tillmann&rsquo;s Trees on the Door and Kewaunee County line along with other tree farms over the next few weeks will be bustling ... Tim Kowols 2015-11-27T11:45:00Z Maritime Museum Highlights Famous "Sea Dogs" <a href=";id=197895" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>December 7th will mark 74 years since the Japanese attack against Pearl Harbor. The Door County Maritime Museum commemorates this anniversary with its current &ldquo;Sea Dogs&rdquo; exhibit and Speaker Series, examining the Coast Guard&rsquo;s &ldquo... Kathryn Carley 2015-11-27T11:00:00Z Bill Aims to Toughen OWI Laws <a href=";id=197894" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Legislation circulating through the State Senate would require ignition interlock devices for all first-time drinking and driving offenders. An ignition interlock requires drivers to take a breathalyzer test to prove they are sober before their car w... Kathryn Carley 2015-11-26T21:00:00Z Fruitcake With a Purpose <a href=";id=197893" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>With the holiday season, comes a plethora of treats only seen this time of year, including the immortal fruit cake. Door County Habitat for Humanity volunteers will bake more than 700 fruitcakes this season, selling them at area businesses, which par... Kathryn Carley 2015-11-26T20:00:00Z Councilmember Hears Concerns Regarding Street Closures <a href=";id=197877" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Sturgeon Bay City Councilmember Will Gregory says downtown Sturgeon Bay business owners and residents consistently share the same concerns regarding the possible expansion of Bay Shipbuilding into the former Palmer Johnson properties and any ultimate... Kathryn Carley 2015-11-26T14:00:00Z