Door County Daily News News http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-04-19T04:26:25Z Wisconsin Drivers Must Now "Move Over" For Utility Vehicles On Roadways <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122978" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_41814124752-moveoversign.gif" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Utility workers along Wisconsin roadways now have the same legal protection from traffic as emergency vehicles. The &ldquo;Move-Over&rdquo; law now requires drivers to shift lanes and slow down for public utility, telecommunications carri... Rick Jensen 2014-04-18T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122978 Algoma Man Charged With Burglaries In Kewaunee and Door Counties <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122977" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_2071461414-justicescales.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A preliminary hearing has been set for May 29 in Kewaunee County Court for a 20-year-old Algoma man accused of stealing items from St. Mary&rsquo;s Catholic School in mid-March. Arne K. Williamson is charged with felony burglary as a part... Rick Jensen 2014-04-18T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122977 Guest Report - Healthy Eating While Dining Out <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122979" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11113122843-JodyAnderson3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; A healthy eating plan can include dining out.&nbsp; By asking the right questions and choosing wisely, you can have a healthy and delicious meal that won't sabotage your progress toward weight loss.&nbsp; Try some of these tips to create a ... Jody Anderson, Succeed Health 2014-04-19T08:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122979 If You Want To Buy The Kids A Bunny For Easter, Make It Chocolate <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122890" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4181455135-rabbit.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; If you are thinking about buying your kids a baby bunny for Easter, please consider a chocolate rabbit instead. That&rsquo;s the message from Susan Smith with the Wisconsin House Rabbit Society. Smith says bunnies are an eight to ten year c... Rick Jensen 2014-04-18T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122890 County WD Near Whitefish Dunes Remains Closed Until Wednesday <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122892" 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; The section of Door County Highway WD near Whitefish Dunes State Park will remain closed until Wednesday so logging operations in the park can wrap up. The trees that are being removed from the park are infected with beech bark disease. ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-18T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122892 Wisconsin Will Soon Have Silver Alerts To Notify Of Missing Seniors Wisconsin has had Amber Alerts to notify the public of a missing child in danger. Now there is also a statewide Silver Alert to notify the public of a missing at-risk senior.&nbsp; The bill authorizing the new alert was signed into law this week.... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-18T18:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122976 Domestic Abusers Now Required To Prove Guns Have Been Given To Responsible 3rd Party <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122826" 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; Domestic abusers will now need to prove they have turned over any firearms to a responsible third party under a law signed yesterday by Governor Scott Walker. State Representative Garey Bies of Sister Bay authored the bill which essential... Rick Jensen 2014-04-17T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122826 Walker Says Use Of Marijuana Byproduct To Treat Seizures Does Not Open Door For Medical Marijuana One of the bills signed into law this week by Governor Scott Walker allows the use of a marijuana byproduct to help treat seizures in children. Walker says the bill is very narrowly crafted and does not open the door for medical marijuana to be leg... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-18T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122889 Oregon Street Bridge To Be Closed Monday For Inspection And Maintenance <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122813" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4211382421-OregonStreetBridge.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Oregon Street Bridge in downtown Sturgeon Bay will be closed to traffic Monday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for routine maintenance and inspections. The Michigan Street Bridge will be open to traffic as usual. DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-17T16:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122813 Two More Fishermen Need Rescue From Deteriorating Ice <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122713" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4171454938-icefishers.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Southern Door and Sturgeon Bay fire departments were called to rescue two people ice fishing near Sherwood Point late yesterday afternoon after the ice opened up on the entire shoreline, leaving them stuck on the ice. This is the third time... Rick Jensen 2014-04-17T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122713 Donation Pays For New Pier At Peninsula State Park <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122710" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_11211250259-PeninsulaStateParksign2425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Fishing at Peninsula State Park will be easier this summer thanks to a $25,000 donation for construction of a new handicap accessible fishing pier. Peninsula State Park Superintendent Kelli Bruns says the pier will be built near the Nicol... Rick Jensen 2014-04-17T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122710 Spring Hearings Endorse Moving Opening Fishing Weekend Away From Mother's Day <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122652" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_6181264439-fishingboy.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Monday evening&rsquo;s Conversation Congress and DNR Spring Hearings featured more than 55 questions covering a number of issues. Those attending gave thumbs down to a tundra swan season and also to a proposal that would allow the owner o... Rick Jensen 2014-04-16T19:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122652 Kewaunee Ends Run Water Order, Algoma Order Remains In Effect <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122622" 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; Good News for City of Kewaunee residents who are tired of the sound of running water. City of Kewaunee Public Works Director Charlie Petersen says the mandatory run water order for Kewaunee has been lifted. [audio:041614CharliePetersen1.... Rick Jensen 2014-04-16T15:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122622 John Mellencamp Not A Scott Walker Fan Scott Walker does not have a fan in John Mellencamp. The singer says the Governor needs to know that he supports union rights and should think about that before using his songs while campaigning. Walker played &ldquo;Pink Houses&rdquo; at events ... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-17T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122707 National Healthcare Decisions Day -- Make Sure Your Wishes Are Known And Documented <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122543" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_4221232231-BobRoss.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; Today is National Healthcare Decisions Day. Bob Ross of Ross Estate Planning says this is a good day to make sure your wishes and intentions are known and documented. [audio:041414BobRoss1.mp3] [/audio] Ross says once you are 18, you need... Rick Jensen 2014-04-16T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122543 Spring Hearings Prompt Questions About Deer Management Units, Felhoefer and Tupa Elected To Conservation Congress <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122473" 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; Spring hearings for the Department of Natural Resources and the Conservation Congress were held in every county in Wisconsin Monday night. Locally, Warden Chris Kratcha says some hunters had questions about a change in the way deer huntin... Rick Jensen 2014-04-15T20:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122473 Rescue From Deteriorating Ice May Cost You $500 <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122441" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_5281241038-FireRescuelogo3.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; If you need to be rescued from deteriorating ice in the waters off Door County, where you are may determine whether you will be billed for that rescue. Door County Sheriff Terry Vogel says the county will not bill you for an emergency cal... Rick Jensen 2014-04-15T17:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122441 Gas Prices Now Higher Than A Year Ago <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122536" 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; Gas prices in the area continue to climb ahead of the Easter holiday. Triple-A says the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded in the Green Bay metro is now $3.67. That&rsquo;s up 6 cents from a week ago and 7 cents higher than a y... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-16T11:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122536 Home Foreclosures In Wisconsin Continue To Decline The number of home foreclosures in Wisconsin continues to drop. The Fiscal and Economic Research Center at U-W Whitewater says about 34-hundred new foreclosure cases were filed in the first quarter of the year across the state. That&rsquo;s down 24... DoorCountyDailyNews.com 2014-04-16T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122535 Moderates Feeling Pressured Out Of State Legislature? <a href="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&amp;id=122366" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/shared/inc/client/28/articles/thumbs/t_1071353524-WisconsinStateCapitol3425x340.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; The Wisconsin legislature will have a lot of new faces next year. Five veteran Senators &ndash; including Republican Senate President Mike Ellis of Neenah &ndash; are not seeking another term. In the state Assembly, 19 of the 99 members... Rick Jensen 2014-04-15T10:00:00Z http://www.doorcountydailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=28&id=122366