Door County Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-07-27T10:28:32Z Rummage, Rummage, Rummage <a href=";id=183634" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Rummage, Rummage, Rummage!Paige Kassner, Kewaunee Student CorrespondentMark those calendars, the Kewaunee citywide rummage sale is soon approaching - Saturday August 1st from 7am until 5pm.Just in time for back to school shopping, there is no better ... Paige Kassner--Kewaunee Student Correspondent 2015-07-27T20:00:00Z WRA To Look At Process For Deciding On Granary Site Proposals <a href=";id=183615" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The future fate of the old Granary site will be the focus at the Sturgeon Bay&rsquo;s Waterfront Redevelopment Authority meeting Tuesday afternoon at 3:30.&nbsp; The meeting will take place in the Community Room of City Hall and have the Authority de... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-27T20:00:00Z Job Fair Being Held At Anna's Healthcare Tuesday From 4-6PM <a href=";id=183612" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Job seekers are invited to Anna&rsquo;s Healthcare in Sturgeon Bay Tuesday afternoon. Several employers will be on hand looking to hire health care workers, retail clerks, production workers and more. Tama Bagley of Anna&rsquo;s Healthcare says it&... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-27T21:00:00Z No Immediate Plan To Raze Eagle Tower At Peninsula State Park <a href=";id=183597" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Eagle Tower at Peninsula State Park in Ephraim is still standing, but will be razed in the future.&nbsp; The process of removal and the construction of a new tower is a work in progress.&nbsp; Kelli Bruns, Superintendent at Peninsula Park, says t... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-27T16:00:00Z Developer To Discuss Alternate Plan On Algoma Hotel Project This Week <a href=";id=183522" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The developer of a future hotel in Algoma will discuss its alternate configurations at a meeting being held later this week. Negotiations for one parcel of land have gone on for months, holding up the planning and construction process for the propose... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-27T10:00:00Z Proposal For Old Granary Would Include Pavilion And Observation Deck <a href=";id=183521" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp;Saving the historic building is one of the main purposes of a proposal made by two Sturgeon Bay residents for the former granary. Laurel Hauser and Dan Collins are behind an effort to save the granary with a public-private partnership. The Haus... Tim Kowols 2015-07-27T10:00:00Z State Park Fees Increase On Tuesday <a href=";id=183536" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>You better book your upcoming camping stays at State Parks by Monday, or get ready to pay more.&nbsp; Fees for parks, state forests, state trailers and state recreation areas go up starting Tuesday. &nbsp;The fee increases were part of Wisconsin&rsqu... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-26T21:00:00Z Home Sales In State Growing At Record Pace <a href=";id=183499" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The number of homes sales in the state skyrocketed in June to 9,360, reflecting an increase of over 20 percent from May, according to the Wisconsin Realtors Association. Tony Jeanquart of Town and Country Real Estate in Kewaunee believes pending incr... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-26T17:00:00Z Boys & Girls Club Members Learn Healthy Lifestyles through Gardening <a href=";id=183519" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Great futures start here, at the Boys &amp; Girls Club of Door County! With the completion of the new Boys &amp; Girls Club garden, thanks to the 2015 class of Leadership Door County, members of the Boys &amp; Girls Club are unearthing their green t... Mark Knapp 2015-07-26T20:00:00Z Drinking Soda Declines As Calorie Intake Drops For American Children <a href=";id=183520" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; According to Federal statistics, the number of calories taken in by the average American child has dropped by nearly ten percent. A big part of the drop has been full-calorie soda which has seen a consumption decrease of 25 percent since the ... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-26T21:00:00Z Brewery And Tap Room Proposed For Old Granary Site <a href=";id=183486" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An employee from Milwaukee&rsquo;s Lakefront Brewery wants to take his talents to Sturgeon Bay. Hilbert native Ryan Schabach made one of the three proposals for the purchase and development of the old granary on Sturgeon Bay&rsquo;s West side. Schaba... Tim Kowols 2015-07-26T10:45:00Z Air Conditioning Systems Face ChallengesThis Time Of Year <a href=";id=183487" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Recent hot and humid weather has air conditioner users pushing their units to the limit. &nbsp;Having a unit that runs constantly is not the only thing that can affect its performance. Jeff Blemke of Ultimate Air in Luxemburg says there are external ... Tim Kowols 2015-07-26T11:00:00Z St. Joseph Church Celebrating 150th Anniversary With Church Picnic Sunday <a href=";id=183399" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>St. Joseph&rsquo;s Catholic Parish in Sturgeon Bay is celebrating their 150th Anniversary by bring back their Church Picnic this Sunday. &nbsp;&nbsp;Festivities kick off at 11 in the morning following the 10 o&rsquo;clock mass and continue until 5pm.... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-25T22:00:00Z Newport State Park Offers Alternative Camping Option <a href=";id=183442" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Unique to other state parks in Door County, you will not find signs of huge motorhomes or even cars in campsites at Newport State Park. All 16 of the Ellison Bay park are backpack campsites, which means items brought in and out must make the 1.5 to 2... Tim Kowols 2015-07-25T20:00:00Z Algoma Appeals For Community Block Grants In Madison <a href=";id=183441" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>City Administrator Jeff Wiswell was in Madison Friday afternoon appealing to the Wisconsin Department of Administration for its request of community development block grants.&nbsp; The grants are a part of a federal program designed to address a comm... Tim Kowols 2015-07-25T19:00:00Z Crossroads, UW Extension To Host Public Television Tapings <a href=";id=183409" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Crossroads at the Big Creek turns into a TV studio on Monday when Wisconsin Public Television tapes three presentations for &ldquo;Wednesday Nite @ the Lab.&rdquo; The broadcasts are a part of the 2015 Northern Lights Tour of &ldquo;Wednesday Nite @ ... Tim Kowols 2015-07-25T10:00:00Z Washington Island Artists On Display During Annual Show <a href=";id=183360" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Washington Island coffee shop turns into an art gallery for the next two weeks when the Washington Island Art Association hosts its annual art show.&nbsp; The &ldquo;Small Frame/Big Art Show&rdquo; at Red Cup Coffee House will feature 43 works craf... Tim Kowols 2015-07-24T21:00:00Z Friends Of The Door County Parks Present Lyle-Harter-Matter County Park <a href=";id=183352" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Given to the County in 1945 as a forty-acre sanctuary, Lyle-Harter-Matter County Park is located in the eastern part of Door County north of Jacksonport. It is undeveloped but is a paradise for the viewing and the studying of wildlife, birds, and pla... Bob Ryan 2015-07-24T20:00:00Z Course Changes Led To More Participation For Shanty Days 5K <a href=";id=183350" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Minor changes have yielded major results for an Algoma community event. Before race director Jody Anderson took over the race with her husband Rob six years ago, she says the event did not highlight many of Algoma&rsquo;s natural assets. [audio:7241... Tim Kowols 2015-07-24T16:00:00Z 9 Day Kewaunee Door County Salmon Tournament Starts Saturday <a href=";id=183279" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lake Michigan will be a lit up like a city on water this weekend, as thousands of anglers will compete to catch the largest salmon in the 33rd Annual Kewaunee Door County Salmon Tournament.&nbsp; The fishing derby starts Saturday and runs through Aug... Paul Schmitt 2015-07-24T21:00:00Z