Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-04-23T11:27:34Z Statewide Tornado Drill Set For Thursday Afternoon <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123654" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_42214114144-kewauneeemergencypatch.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Weather permitting, the statewide tornado drill will be held tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon, with a mock tornado watch declared at 1:00 and a mock tornado warning issued at 1:45. Warning sirens will sound. Kewaunee County Emergency Manageme... Rick Jensen 2014-04-23T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123654 County WD To Reopen With Logging Operations Continuing <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123646" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9181240311-Detoursign425x272.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; County Highway WD near Whitefish Dunes State Park should be open for traffic in the morning. Door County Highway Commissioner John Kolodziej says drivers still need to be cautious as logging operations to remove diseased trees continue. ... Rick Jensen 2014-04-23T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123646 Tree Blamed For Tuesday Night Power Outage Near Egg Harbor <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123636" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_50612113455-Poweroutage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A fallen tree on power lines at Highway 42 and EE north of Egg Harbor is blamed for a two-hour power outage last night in Door County. Todd Steffen of Wisconsin Public Service says about 500 customers were without power from around 9:15 t... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-23T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123636 Plans For Historic Horseshoe Bay Farms Unveiled <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123546" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4231461748-barn.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Preliminary plans for historic Horseshoe Bay Farms in Egg Harbor have been unveiled. Owner Glenn Timmerman says they not only want to preserve the past, but show what is going on today with sustainable agriculture and horticulture. [audi... Rick Jensen 2014-04-23T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123546 State Supreme Court Reduces $1-Million Award In Door County Property Case <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123478" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_61412111229-courtgavel4356x284.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A $1-million dollar damage award in a Door County property dispute was deemed excessive and slashed Tuesday by the state Supreme Court. Back in 2008, Robert and Judith Kimble attempted to sell a parcel of waterfront property in the town o... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-22T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123478 Kewaunee County Emergency Management Backs Preparing In Advance For Severe Weather <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123467" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_42214114144-kewauneeemergencypatch.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; This is Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. Kewaunee County Emergency Management Director Lori Hucek says it&rsquo;s all about being prepared. [audio:042214LoriHucek1.mp3] [/audio] Hucek has some suggestions on what ... Rick Jensen 2014-04-22T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123467 Sturgeon Bay Rotary Makes $500 Donation To Door County Child Care Services <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123477" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4221414600-rotary0422.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Pictured left to right: Sue Wehrli, Heather Hese, Lacy Massart, Joe Stutting &nbsp; DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-22T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123477 Blazkovec Blazkovec & Downey on WBDK Saturday Morning Magazine <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123433" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4221480536-JakeandJim.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Jake Blazkovec and James Downey from Blazkovec, Blazkovec &amp; Downey Attorneys at Law, were in-studio yesterday to record the &ldquo;Saturday Morning Magazine&rdquo; feature that will be aired 7:30 &ndash; 8:00am on 96.7FM WBDK prior to the Shopp... Paul Schmitt 2014-04-22T13:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123433 April 22 Is Taxpayer Freedom Day In Wisconsin In addition to being Earth Day, April 22 is Taxpayer Freedom day in Wisconsin. The Tax Foundation says when you left work Tuesday, you will have earned enough to pay all of your 2014 taxes. The rest of the year, you work for you. Taxpayer Freedom... Rick Jensen 2014-04-22T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123476 Northeast Wisconsin Counties Added To Family Care Program <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123336" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7101242323-GareyBies3400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Door and Kewaunee counties are among seven Northeast Wisconsin counties that are now part of the Family Care program in Wisconsin. State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay pushed for the expansion, which he says has two benefits. [a... Rick Jensen 2014-04-22T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123336 Marchant Meats And Sausage Voluntarily Recalls Products With Inaccurate Label <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123291" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_42114113033-recall.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; People with a milk allergy will want to check products from Marchant Meats and Sausage they may have in the fridge or freezer. The company is voluntarily recalling about 1,900 pounds of snack sticks and brats sold between July of last year ... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123291 "That's Just Rude" Theme Of Door County Library Civility Book Discussions <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123306" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4251391546-SisterBayLibrary453x255.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &ldquo;That&rsquo;s Just Rude!&rdquo; That&rsquo;s the theme of three upcoming book discussions about civility planned for Door County Public Libraries. Library Director Becca Berger says several books concerning civility have been donated ... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123306 Sturgeon Bay Man Injured In Saturday Afternoon One-Car Accident <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123307" 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> CLARIFICATION - The driver of the vehicle was 16-year-old Bradley Stoeckel, Jr.&nbsp; A Sturgeon Bay man was injured in a one-car accident Saturday afternoon. According to the report released Monday, Bradley Stoeckel was eastbound on Gordon Road... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123307 Run Water Order Lifted For City Of Algoma <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123293" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_20514115543-faucet.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; City of Algoma residents can now shut of the water faucet that&rsquo;s been running since February. Nancy Johnson with Algoma Utilities says they appreciate people&rsquo;s cooperation. [audio:042114NancyJohnsonAlgoma1.mp3] [/audio] Johnso... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123293 Quick Call To Fire Department Averts Serious Damage From Chimney Fire <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123295" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9101293842-Fireimage400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Sister Bay / Liberty Grove Fire Chief Chris Hecht says proper action by the owner kept damage from a chimney fire to a minimum in a home on Mink River Road in the town of Liberty Grove on Friday afternoon. [audio:042114Hecht1.mp3] [/audio]... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123295 Sturgeon Bay Police Make 3 OWI Arrests Over Easter Weekend <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123204" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_8301232857-SturgeonBayPoliceDepartmentpatch400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Sturgeon Bay Police made three Operating While Intoxicated arrests over the Easter weekend. The first arrest was at 2:40 Saturday morning when officers pulled over a car for driving without the headlights on. Officers say the 31-year-old f... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123204 Corps Says Ice Slowing Several Spring Dredging Projects <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123201" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_41914101138-corpsofengineers.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; This winter&rsquo;s ice on the Great Lakes has had an impact on a number of projects under the control of the Army Corps of Engineers. Jim Tapp Chief of the Technical Services Branch for the Army Corps of Engineers Detroit Office says dredg... Rick Jensen 2014-04-21T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123201 DNR Checking Road-Kill Deer To Attempt To Determine Extent Of Winter Loss <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123199" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10231212720-DNRlogo3314x221.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Department of Natural Resources officials are checking road-kill deer to try to determine the extent of the winter&rsquo;s effect on the deer population. They are looking for ten carcasses from every county to check things like fat storage ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-21T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123199 Oregon Street Bridge Closed Today A reminder that the Oregon Street Bridge in Downtown Sturgeon Bay will be closed today from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for routine maintenance and inspection. The Michigan Street Bridge will operate as usual. DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-21T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123198 Army Corps Of Engineers Plans Kewaunee Harbor Dredging Operation <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=123080" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_41914101138-corpsofengineers.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The US Army Corps of Engineers has secured $800,000 for upcoming dredging operations in KewauneeHarbor. Jim Tapp Chief of the Technical Services Branch for the Army Corps of Engineers Detroit Office says the project is coming later this s... Rick Jensen 2014-04-20T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=123080