Door County Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-03-04T06:14:55Z Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Fire Department Hosts CPR Courses For Community <a href=";id=165905" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Fire Department is hosting CPR courses after recognizing a need in the community. The program started six months ago when the fire department along with help from its local communities was looking for ways to support its ... Tim Kowols 2015-03-04T19:00:00Z Local Schools Fight For Position, Students During Open Enrollment <a href=";id=165902" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Every student that leaves a school district through open enrollment takes approximately $6,600 in funding with it. That&rsquo;s why school districts like Luxemburg-Casco are putting in the time and resources to rebrand themselves and reach out to pot... Tim Kowols 2015-03-04T20:00:00Z Timing Is Right Now For Gregory <a href=";id=165901" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>What started as a conversation between family and friends has turned into a full write-in campaign. Will Gregory announced his candidacy for the Sturgeon Bay Common Council District 7 seat last week. Gregory says he has always followed politics, but ... Tim Kowols 2015-03-04T16:00:00Z Extreme Cold Winter Weather Not Over- Make Sure Your Car Will Start <a href=";id=165787" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>With extreme cold temperatures hanging around until the weekend, a few car tips might help you avoid being stranded or late to work.&nbsp; Randy Sahs from Sahs Auto Collision in Sturgeon Bay recommends checking your anti-freeze as well as your batter... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-04T20:00:00Z Consent Agenda Topics Questioned At Sturgeon Bay Common Council Meeting <a href=";id=165772" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Considered routine in nature, the consent agenda was anything but during the Sturgeon Bay City Council meeting Tuesday afternoon. The consent agenda consisted items ranging from approving temporary Class B Beer licenses to placing signage on a city s... Tim Kowols 2015-03-03T20:00:00Z Sturgeon Bay Police Finding Child Enticement A Full Time Job On Internet Operation <a href=";id=165784" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Sturgeon Bay Police investigators working an Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) operation targeting online predators arrested two Door County men for their involvement this past weekend.&nbsp; &nbsp;Both men were incarcerated at the Door County ... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-04T10:00:00Z Bank of Luxemburg To Close Forestville And Algoma Branch Location <a href=";id=165788" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bank of Luxemburg will close two of their nine bank locations. The Forestville branch, located at 216 West Main Street in Forestville, and the Algoma Denny&rsquo;s branch, located at 514 5th Street in Algoma, will close at 5:00 p.m. on June 12, 2015.... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-04T10:00:00Z Palmer Johnson To Discuss History And Future At Maritime Speaker Series <a href=";id=165692" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An internationally recognized name and a Sturgeon Bay institution will take center stage at the Door County Maritime Museum this Thursday evening. Yacht builder Palmer Johnson will be the topic during the museum&rsquo;s Maritime Speaker Series. Palme... Tim Kowols 2015-03-03T16:00:00Z Habitat for Humanity Prepares For 38th Home Build <a href=";id=165726" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Snow may be on the ground, but the Door County Habitat for Humanity is preparing for this summer&rsquo;s home build. This year&rsquo;s home will be located in Sturgeon Bay and will be the 38th built by the non-profit organization. Executive director ... Tim Kowols 2015-03-03T19:00:00Z Snow, Arctic Air Brings Hazardous Weather Outlook To Area <a href=";id=165728" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of northeast Wisconsin, including Door and Kewaunee counties this week. For today, a winter weather advisory for the area was issued early this morning and will remain in e... Tim Kowols 2015-03-03T15:00:00Z Support Does Not Rest For Local Military Charities <a href=";id=165727" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Soldiers do not rest while protecting their country and neither do the numerous organizations that support them. After packing about 150 care packages for Easter, Adopt-A-Soldier Door County is already collecting items for its Memorial Day and Indepe... Tim Kowols 2015-03-03T20:00:00Z Sturgeon Bay Bar Looking For Exemption To 10PM Noise Ordinance In June <a href=";id=165600" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The City of Sturgeon Bay Common Council meeting will be held at noon today at City Hall.&nbsp; A downtown Sturgeon Bay bar wants the city council to grant an exemption to the municipal noise ordinance.&nbsp; Kitty O&rsquo;Reilley&rsquo;s , located on... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-03T11:00:00Z New Kewaunee County Administrator Getting Settled Into New Job <a href=";id=165590" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Scott Feldt, new Kewaunee County Administrator, says his first two weeks on the job are going well and the transition has been smooth replacing Ed Dorner who retired. [audio:3021540241-030215ScottFeldtKCAdministrator1.mp3] [/audio] Feldt was approv... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-03T10:00:00Z Town of Liberty Grove To Serve As A Model For Community Relations <a href=";id=165562" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Town of Liberty Grove will be used as a model to other Wisconsin towns on how to have positive contact between town governments and its residents. Representatives from the UW-Extension offices in Sturgeon Bay and Madison visited earlier this year... Tim Kowols 2015-03-02T17:00:00Z Library's Proactive Approach Gets Books Back Faster <a href=";id=165563" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lost, stolen, or overdue books do not just cost someone the opportunity to enjoy the material, but it costs the library as well. Libraries have to replace or repair materials with the limited funds they do have.&nbsp; Truant books and materials are n... Tim Kowols 2015-03-02T21:00:00Z Civil Discourse- An Occasional Attempt To Restore Civility To Our Civic Discourse <a href=";id=165594" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Civil Discourse An Occasional Attempt to Restore Civility To Our Civic Discourse &nbsp; By &nbsp; Roger Utnehmer President and CEO &nbsp; March 2, 2015 &nbsp; &nbsp; The Tale of Two Cities &nbsp; The Wisconsin c... Roger Utnehmer 2015-03-02T22:00:00Z Door County Candy Featured In National Publication <a href=";id=165588" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Sturgeon Bay candy maker has made a national trade association magazine.&nbsp; Terry Ullman, owner of Door County Candy in downtown Sturgeon Bay, is featured in the February issue of "Candy Industry" magazine. &nbsp; Ullman says he's flattered to... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-02T20:00:00Z One Last Property Holding Out On Algoma Hotel Project <a href=";id=165163" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Grand Stay Hotel project in Algoma is still one property acquisition away from reality.&nbsp; Mayor Wayne Schmidt says the developer is running into a snag with one remaining property owner. [audio:2261523432-022615WayneSchmidtAlgomaMayorLightho... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-02T09:00:00Z Future Of ADRC Programs In Question <a href=";id=165482" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A budget proposal for the state to contract services currently provided by the state&rsquo;s aging and disability resource centers has human services departments worried. The program gives assistance to seniors regardless of income. Door County start... Tim Kowols 2015-03-02T11:00:00Z Huge Owl Is Big For Educational Programs At Open Door Bird Sanctuary <a href=";id=165446" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Open Door Bird Sanctuary in Jacksonport has one non-native bird of prey for good reasons.&nbsp; Rob Hults, executive director at the Open Door Bird Sanctuary, says the Eurasian Eagle Owl is not your average owl. [audio:30115121402-020515RobHults... Paul Schmitt 2015-03-02T10:00:00Z