Listen Live



Daily E-lert


United Way partner with PSC, churches to chat about internet access

Even if more reliable and faster internet comes to your neighborhood, getting connected to it might be a completely different hurdle for you to overcome. The United Way of Door County is assisting the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Council of Churches in hosting a series of community conversations across the peninsula discussing internet access and what needs to be done to make it accessible to all. As of right now, municipalities including the County of Door are working with a wide range of providers to help connect residents with reliable internet at a time where it has never been more important. United Way Executive Director Amy Kohnle says the pandemic showed what the need was and what the barriers were to achieving it.

The conversations will start this Wednesday morning in Sister Bay and Thursday in Sturgeon Bay. They will resume after the Labor Day holiday with a session in Baileys Harbor on September 5th and in Ellison Bay and Brussels on September 7th. You can find the complete schedule below. For sharing your insights, pre-registered participants are eligible for childcare upon request during the sessions and a $25 gift card as a thank you. You can register by calling 920-746-9645 or emailing


August 30th – Sister Bay Fire Department 8:30am – 10:00am

August 31st – Sturgeon Bay Library Jane Greene Room 9:30am – 11:00am – Spanish Speakers will be available at this session

September 5th – Baileys Harbor Town Hall 10:00am – 11:30am

September 7th – Shepherd of the Bay Lutheran Church, Ellison Bay 9:30am – 11:00am

September 7th – Brussels Community Center 2:00pm – 3:30pm


Search Our Site

Current Weather




Who do you believe presents the biggest challenge to Donald Trump for the Republican Party's nomination for next fall's election? Ron DeSantis Nikki Haley Chris Christie Vivak Ramaswamy Other
Add a Comment
(Fields are Optional)

Your email address is never published.


Click Here for more Obituaries

Obituary posting fee is $25

Sports Poll


Sign up for our Daily Electronic Newspaper!

Plus, Get the latest updates for Local Sports, Obituaries and more delivered to your inbox!