Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-11-26T07:38:17Z Kirk Knutson Walks Away From Gibraltar Principal Position <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153681" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2081354241-GibraltarSchoolSign2425x340.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; After 17 years in the district, Gibraltar Secondary School Principal Kirk Knutson abruptly resigned Monday. Superintendent Tina Van Meer could not go into details. [audio:112614TinaVanMeer1.mp3] [/audio] Van Meer says they are working o... Rick Jensen 2014-11-26T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153681 Sturgeon Bay Firefighters Clean Up Wet Mess <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153678" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4031422514-SBFDlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Sturgeon Bay firefighters spent about an hour cleaning up a wet mess in an apartment on Nautical Drive late last (Tuesday) night. The call came in at just before 11:00 last night of a fire alarm going off and water coming through a ceilin... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-26T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153678 Senarighis Spending Thanksgiving Helping Buffalo Clean Up And Dry Out <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153677" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7031222651-AmericanRedCrosslogo2400x300.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Rudy and Shirley Senarighi of Sturgeon Bay are spending Thanksgiving in Buffalo, New York, as Red Cross Volunteers. Shirley told DoorCountyDailyNews.com this morning that there is good news. The deep snow has melted slower than expected, so... Rick Jensen 2014-11-26T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153677 Sturgeon Bay Man Blamed For Monday Night Crash On Highway 42 <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153676" 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 44-year-old Sturgeon Bay man is blamed for a two-car accident with injuries that occurred Monday evening on Highway 42. According to the police report released this morning, 44-year old Andrew Hanks was making a left turn from Highway 42... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-26T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153676 DOT Calls For Roundabouts At Egg Harbor Road And Michigan Street <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153525" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7191364024-Roundabout3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Roundabouts are coming to two Highway 42/57 intersections on the north side of Sturgeon Bay in 2016. Department of Transportation Regional Director Will Dorsey says they have been studying the area from the Bayview Bridge to Egg Harbor ro... Rick Jensen 2014-11-25T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153525 Cost Of Home-Cooked Thanksgiving Dinner Up About 5% Over Last Year <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153542" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11201224610-ThanksgivingMealimage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The price tag for a home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner is about five-percent higher this year. Amy Eckelberg says the Wisconsin Farm Bureau surveys grocery stores around the state on the prices for the usual menu items &ndash; turkey, stuffing... Rick Jensen 2014-11-25T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153542 Gas Prices 33 Cents A Gallon Lower Than Last Year, Diesel Price Up <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153595" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6061350639-gaspump2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Most drivers will be thankful when they fill their gas tank. The Average price for a gallon of regular unleaded in the Green Bay metro this morning is $2.86 per gallon. That&rsquo;s down 33-cents a gallon from last Thanksgiving. The news i... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-26T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153595 Door County Code Red Should Be Processing All Emergency Alerts Soon <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153596" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_102814120951-DanWilliams.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Code Red emergency notification system for Door County was announced in May. The first weather alerts on the system went out this week. No other alerts have been carried. Emergency Management Director Dan Williams says they ran into som... Rick Jensen 2014-11-26T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153596 First Three Inch Or More Snowfall Recorded, Winterization Winner Announced <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153523" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2191351231-SnowShoveling3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A few slide-offs and run-offs continued to be reported around the area this morning, but so far no serious accidents. Road crews were out starting at 2:00 a.m. The official snowfall amount recorded by the Peninsular Research Center just no... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-25T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153523 Busy Time Of Year For Phone Scammers <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153451" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5181264817-ScamAlert2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; This is the time of year scammers step up their game. Kewaunee County Sheriff Matt Joski says his department has received a rash of calls recently from people who say they were &nbsp;contacted by someone claiming to be from the IRS and dema... Rick Jensen 2014-11-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153451 Plows Hit The Road At 2:00 This Morning <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153452" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12413103705-WinterWeatherimage320x240.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Snowplows have been out since around 2:00 this morning in Door and Kewaunee counties, but many side roads still are snow covered and have slippery stretches. Drifting snow also continues to be an issue this morning. Dispatchers for both... Rick Jensen 2014-11-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153452 First Ever Door County Code Red Weather Alerts Sent Monday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153449" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12201233657-SnowFlake425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The first weather alerts ever went out at just before 4:00 Monday morning on the Door County Code Red notification system. Emergency Management Director Dan Williams says the weather portion is the first service to come on line. [audio:112... Rick Jensen 2014-11-25T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153449 Get Your Deer Processed As Soon As Possible Contaminated, spoiled and rotten venison is a major concern for hunters with the warmer temperatures experienced Sunday. Keith and Jaci Birnschein of Door County Custom Meats in Valmy ask that after shooting and tagging your deer, field dress it outs... Nick Freimuth 2014-11-24T17:15:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153376 Attorneys For Kinnard Farms Ask DNR Secretary To Toss Out Ruling On Number Of Animals And Monitoring Wells <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153252" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11231494205-kinnardlegaldoc.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Attorneys for Kinnard Farms in the Kewaunee County Town of Lincoln have asked DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp to overturn the rulings of an Administrative Law Judge that would set a maximum number of animals for the operation and require well-tes... Rick Jensen 2014-11-23T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153252 Hunters Had Good Start Saturday, Hampered By Weather Yesterday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153286" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11231485008-bullet.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Deer hunters were off to a good start to the nine-day gun season on Saturday, but were less successful yesterday. Penny Starr from Q Mart in Sturgeon Bay says they saw a disproportionate number of bucks registered Saturday. [audio:112414... Rick Jensen 2014-11-24T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153286 Winter Storm Warning Calls For 4 - 7 Inches of Snow Before Daybreak Tuesday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153370" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12191262457-WinterStormimage2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; We are under our first winter storm warning of the season until 6:00 tomorrow morning. National Weather Service Meteorologist Sean Miller says this one looks like it will hit us head on. [audio:112414SeanMillerNWSsullivannewscut1.mp3] [/... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-24T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153370 Winter Storm Warning Kicks In Today At 3:00 <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153287" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_12171233831-WinterStormimage425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The National Weather Service says our rain this morning will turn to snow this afternoon and we may see 4 to 7 inches of snow by daybreak Tuesday. A winter storm warning is in effect for Kewaunee and Door counties, as well as nearby count... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-24T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153287 Smart Shoppers Check Receipts Against Statements <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153285" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7021350801-CreditCards3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; During the holiday shopping season, store receipts can pile up. Deanna Tittel from the Bank of Luxemburg suggests you hang on to them until you can compare the amount to what&rsquo;s on your statement. [audio:111314DeannaTittelLuxReciepts1... Tim Kowols 2014-11-24T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153285 Guest Report - Plan Ahead For Eventual Expenses And Reduce Your Stress <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153241" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10311311325-moneymanagementlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A recent survey&nbsp;by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling found that 64% of respondents fear not having&nbsp;enough money to pay each month&rsquo;s bills. Many people focus only on immediate needs and wants rather&nbsp;than also... Gay Pustaver, Money Management Counselors 2014-11-23T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153241 DOT Asking For Nickel A Gallon Hike In Gas Tax, Dime A Gallon On DIesel <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=153227" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6061350639-gaspump2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; State revenue collections are behind projections and that may mean the state will face a larger budget shortfall than the $2.2-billion that was already anticipated. About $900-million of that shortfall comes from the transportation budget... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-11-23T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=153227