Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-09-22T07:11:32Z Area School Districts Making The Grade <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144681" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5251262937-SevastopolSchool400x320.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Wisconsin Department of Instruction&rsquo;s annual accountability report cards are out and school districts in Door and Kewaunee Counties are making the grade. The accountability report card measures student achievement, student growth, closing g... Tim Kowols 2014-09-22T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144681 Kinnard Named as Door County's Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Famer <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144669" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9211495615-4H100Years1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In celebration of the centennial of 4-H in Wisconsin, UW-Extension is inducting 100 volunteers, staff, alumni, supporters and friends in the Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame. For the general leader of the East Maplewood Beavers 4-H and Door County 4-H Hall... Tim Kowols 2014-09-21T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144669 It's About More Than Just The Miles for Dixon <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144685" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_92114121403-wisconsinmonte1024x570.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>If you see a man pedaling with his hands on Door County roads today, that man is Rich Dixon.&nbsp; In 1987, Dixon became paralyzed after a freak accident while putting up Christmas lights at his home in Colorado.&nbsp; Twenty-seven years later, Dixon... Tim Kowols 2014-09-21T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144685 Lakeshore CAP Putting Food On The Table For Less Fortunate <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144673" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_92114100753-12031332138lakeshoreCAP.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lakeshore Community Action Program, or CAP, has kept up with the demand for food at their pantry in recent months. Lakeshore CAP serves about 360 households, or about 800 people every month. Sandy Soik of Lakeshore CAP describes the type of people us... Tim Kowols 2014-09-21T09:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144673 Be Alert For Farming Equipment On Local Roads <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144671" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7271222525-Cornfield425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>With the fall harvest underway in Door and Kewaunee Counties, motorists should expect &nbsp;larger farm equipment on the roadways.&nbsp; Wisconsin Corn Growers Association communications director Tom Theiding says for motorists, patience is the key.... Tim Kowols 2014-09-21T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144671 Haupt Pushes Through Adversity During Challenge Walk <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144738" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9221464552-20140921124923.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Wauwatosa man powered through 34 miles of the Door County Challenge Walk MS that finished in Egg Harbor Sunday afternoon. &nbsp;John Haupt finished the event after pushing his wheelchair for four miles on a cool morning as his real fight continues.... Tim Kowols 2014-09-22T12:10:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144738 Safety and Traffic Operations Considered in Roundabout Study <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144633" 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>A study has been done by the Wisconsin DOT about the difference between installing a roundabout and traffic signals at the intersection of WIS 42/57 and Michigan Street. In regards to safety, crash frequency is lower with traffic signals than with r... Tim Kowols 2014-09-21T05:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144633 Haunted Mansion Not Possible Without Volunteers <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144628" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_10241223411-Halloween425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Southern Door students have a great volunteer opportunity in which they can help their own school. &nbsp;For the ninth consecutive year, students are able to volunteer at the Haunted Mansion and put their hours towards their favorite group. &nbsp;Thi... Kayla Marchant, Southern Door H.S. Student Correspondent 2014-09-21T05:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144628 Cost A Factor In Roundabout Planning For Sturgeon Bay <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144608" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9271363015-WisDOTlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; There are three reasons the Department of Transportation would like to construct roundabouts in Sturgeon Bay. Jeremy Ashauer of the DOT outlined those reasons at a public involvement meeting Tuesday evening. [audio:092014JeremyAshauerCostS... Rick Jensen 2014-09-20T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144608 Algoma City Administrator Applauds New Businesses Downtown <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144607" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_91814125030-JeffWiswell.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The City of Algoma is thriving. That&rsquo;s the message of City Administrator Jeff Wiswell who was a guest this week on the morning shows of DoorCountyDailyNews.com [audio:091814JeffWiswell3newscut44100Hz.mp3]comment here[/audio] Wiswell... Rick Jensen 2014-09-20T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144607 Moravian Love Feast Sunday At Crossroads At Big Creek <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144606" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_112112114740-CogginHeeringa112112425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Tomorrow&rsquo;s program at the Door County Historical Society&rsquo;s Heritage Village is a Moravian Love Feast. Coggin Herringa explains. [audio:091914Coggin3newscut.mp3] [/audio] The Historical Village is located at Crossroads at Big C... Rick Jensen 2014-09-20T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144606 Sturgeon Bay Celebrates 2014 Harvest <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144598" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_92014103225-HF10.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The clouds cleared just in time for the Harvest Festival to begin this morning in downtown Sturgeon Bay. Be there before 5:30 to get in on the street sturgeon auction. &nbsp; [gallery:234] Rick Jensen 2014-09-20T05:30:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144598 Manure Cleanup Will Continue Into Next Week <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144482" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_9161431333-manureleak1.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The clean-up from a massive manure leak in the town of Brussels will continue into next week, but progress is being made, according to Jason Lowery of the DNR. [audio:091914JasonLoweryUpdate1.mp3] [/audio] Lowery says they still don&rsquo... Rick Jensen 2014-09-19T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144482 One In Nine Jobs In Wisconsin Connected To Agriculture <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144528" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6251414446-farmnews.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Farms and agricultural businesses in Wisconsin now generate $88.3-billion a year in economic activity and support 413,500 jobs. That&rsquo;s according to a University of Wisconsin study based on data from 2012. The study also says that between 2007 ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-20T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144528 Livestock Operations Siting Rules Under Review <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144497" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11291332511-DATCP.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The rules that apply to where large-scale livestock operations can be located in Wisconsin are under review. Deputy Secretary Jeff Lyon of the Department of Ag, Trade and Consumer Protection chairs the Livestock Facility Siting Technical Ex... Rick Jensen 2014-09-19T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144497 POW / MIA Recognition Day <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144481" 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> &nbsp; The third Friday in September is National POW / MIA Recognition Day. Kewaunee County Veterans Services Officer Joe Aulik explains what the day means. [audio:091914JoeAulik1.mp3] [/audio] An event Friday night in Green Bay honors those sti... Rick Jensen 2014-09-19T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144481 Journal Sentinel Reporters Find Credit Card Data On Black Market Website <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144480" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4241323109-computerscamimage418x305.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting that more than 282,000 credit and debit card numbers stolen from the Home Depot customers in Wisconsin are up for sale on the black market. Reporters were able to go on line and determine that n... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-09-19T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144480 Sturgeon Bay Harvest Festival Set For Downtown Saturday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144413" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_7251330442-SturgeonApron425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The fall festival season for Door and Kewaunee counties kicks off this weekend. Among the events on tap, Sturgeon Bay&rsquo;s annual Harvest Festival and Street Art Auction. Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center Executive Director Pam Seiler says th... Rick Jensen 2014-09-19T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144413 City Of Algoma Moving Forward To Acquire Lighthouse, Bidding Ends On Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144331" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_91814125030-JeffWiswell.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Plans are moving forward for the City of Algoma to assume ownership of the Algoma Pierhead Lighthouse. City Administrator Jeff Wiswell offered an update earlier today on the morning shows of DoorCountyDailyNews.com. [audio:091814JeffWisw... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144331 DNR Warden Urges Gun Deer Hunters To Check Out Changes Early <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=144313" 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; Even though the start of the gun deer season in Wisconsin is two months away, DNR Warden Chris Kratcha says now is a good time to start looking at changes that are in play this year. [audio:091614ChrisKratcha2newscut.mp3] [/audio] The big... Rick Jensen 2014-09-18T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=144313