Door County Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-10-04T04:16:18Z VIDEO: Ultimate Air Warms More Than Just Home During Heat U.P. Wisconsin Event <a href=";id=191480" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A cold, blustery day in Luxemburg on Saturday was not enough to vanquish the warmth of a new furnace and community service. Ultimate Air participated in its second Heat U.P. Wisconsin event, which sees over 100 Lennox furnace units get installed by... Tim Kowols 2015-10-03T22:00:00Z Boys & Girls Club of Door County Starts Young Entrepreneurs Initiative For Teens <a href=";id=191382" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; Great futures start here, at the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Door County! With a newly renovated Teen Center, finished this fall, the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Door County is launching a new program aimed at developing young entrepreneurs. The C... Mark Knapp 2015-10-03T20:00:00Z Nature Center At Ridges Sanctuary Getting Rave Reviews--VIDEO <a href=";id=191380" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center at The Ridges Sanctuary has been a busy place since it opened in June. Over 13,000 people have checked out the new 7,400 square-foot facility in Baileys Harbor in just over three months of operation. Executive D... Tim Kowols 2015-10-03T21:00:00Z Area Grape Harvest Rebounding Better Than Expected <a href=";id=191379" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Area wineries are heading to their vineyards to harvest their crops. Many took advantage of the cool weather and sunny skies last weekend to start picking grapes to be made into their varieties of wine. Parallel 44 Winery owner Maria Milano says bad ... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-03T17:00:00Z Fall Season Is Huge Boost For Door County Tourism Industry <a href=";id=191378" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A successful summer in Door County could lead into an even busier fall. The combination of fall festivals and the changing colors of the leaves give the county&rsquo;s businesses an extra boost before heading into the winter season. Door County Visit... Tim Kowols 2015-10-03T11:00:00Z Door County Maritime Museum Tower Project Could Attract Up To 30,000 Visitors <a href=";id=191377" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Door County Maritime Museum has entered the major fundraising phase of its planned tower project. The estimated $4.3 million project on Sturgeon Bay&rsquo;s west waterfront would add eleven stories of exhibit space to the museum&rsquo;s current... Tim Kowols 2015-10-03T10:00:00Z Gas Stations Turning To Food To Boost Sales <a href=";id=191376" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Across the country, gas stations have been transitioning from just a place to fuel up to a one-stop shop for everything. Changing demographics and increasingly more hectic lives are leading more people to gas stations and convenient stores. Kinara, l... Tim Kowols 2015-10-03T20:00:00Z Slatky Re-elected To A National Community Bank Association Board <a href=";id=191365" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>John Slatky, President of the Bank of Luxemburg, was just re-elected to the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) Federal Delegate Board.&nbsp; About 100 representatives from community banks around the United States make up the board.&nbsp;... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-02T21:00:00Z Door County Sheriff's First Summer On The Job Is A Good One <a href=";id=191338" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Door County Sheriff Steve Delarwelle, who took office in January, experienced his first full summer at the helm of sheriff.&nbsp; Delarwelle says this summer was a successful and relatively safe one in Door County. [audio:100215104717-092815SheriffS... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-02T21:00:00Z Highway 41 Project Delay Could Impact Door County Tourism <a href=";id=191334" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp;The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) is delaying the completion dates for five major road projects, including Highway 10/441, because of a lack of funds from the state budget.&nbsp; Tom Nelson, Outagamie County Executive, says the p... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-02T15:00:00Z More Veterans Experiencing Back Pain Than Ever Before <a href=";id=191328" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>October is National Chiropractic Month and Peninsula Chiropractic in Sturgeon Bay deals with many veterans who come back after a tour of duty with lower back and neck pain.&nbsp; Dr. Levi Arnold says the increase in cases is staggering. [audio:10021... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-02T20:00:00Z 16th Annual Milk Bottle Tournament Fun Is Saturday In Casco <a href=";id=191227" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Milk bottles might be hard to find in grocery stores today, but you will see plenty being thrown at on Saturday in Casco during the annual Milk Bottle Tournament.&nbsp; The fun and challenging contest has really caught on according to Casco Fire Chie... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-02T12:05:00Z Local Residents Increasingly Seek Non Genetically Engineered Foods <a href=";id=191199" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>As consumer demand for non genetically engineered foods grows, so does the demand that foods be labeled as such. The U.S. food industry is feeling the pressure by consumer groups, who say genetically modified crops such as corn and soybeans damage th... Kathryn Carley 2015-10-01T19:00:00Z C.D. Besadny Fishery Opens to the Public <a href=";id=191213" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The C. D. Besadny Fish and Wildlife Area is gearing up for their annual open house this weekend. The more than 26 hundred acre property located in Kewaunee County is known for their Fish Facility, which collects eggs from Great Lakes trout and salmon... Kathryn Carley 2015-10-01T20:00:00Z Area Food Pantries Prepare for Increased Demand <a href=";id=191189" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Area food pantries are working to fill their shelves as they prepare for a 20 to 30 percent increase in people seeking food aid this month. At the Lakeshore Community Action Program&rsquo;s Food Pantry in Sturgeon Bay, people are offered the chance t... Kathryn Carley 2015-10-01T17:00:00Z Best Not To Sweat the Costs of Staying Healthy <a href=";id=191195" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>If you want to stay healthy or get back in shape, but don&rsquo;t have the money, the Door County YMCA says, don&rsquo;t sweat it. YMCA President and CEO Tom Beerntsen says personal finances should never stand in the way of good health. [audio:100... Kathryn Carley 2015-10-01T17:00:00Z Pumpkins Prime For The Picking In October <a href=";id=191283" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Pumpkins ready for picking are in strong supply this year depending on the variety you choose. While some varieties have been ready to be picked for weeks, others are still struggling to turn orange. Hillside Apples owner Bill Roethle says weather pl... Tim Kowols 2015-10-01T21:00:00Z Drug Busts In Area Are A Collective Effort <a href=";id=191136" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Door County law enforcement has been cracking down on illegal drugs in the area.&nbsp; A joint effort by the Sheriff&rsquo;s Department, the Door Kewaunee County Drug Task Force, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has netted good results a... Paul Schmitt 2015-10-01T11:00:00Z Ebert Family Wins Big At World Dairy Expo <a href=";id=191091" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The World Dairy Expo in Madison has featured some Kewaunee County flair this week.&nbsp; Jordan and Whitney Ebert of Algoma saw their four-year-old Holstein win first place in its class and named Reserve Champion during Tuesday&rsquo;s Internationa... Tim Kowols 2015-10-01T10:00:00Z Local Economy Benefits From Busy Shipbuilding Season <a href=";id=191075" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The recent traditional christening and launch of a tug and barge built by Bay Shipbuilding of Sturgeon Bay for Moran Towing Corporation is a sign of good things to come for the area. That&rsquo;s according to Vice President and General Manager of Bay... Kathryn Carley 2015-09-30T19:00:00Z