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Newsmakers: Southern Door's Chris Peterson

November 8th, 2021 04:00pm

Southern Door Superintendent Chris Peterson recaps his first quarter on the job as he talks about COVID, in-person opportunities, and more with DCDN's Tim Kowols.

Newsmakers: United Way of Door County's Amy Kohnle

September 2nd, 2021 12:00am

In this episode, we talk to Amy Kohnle about United Way of Door County's 60th birthday and its upcoming adult prom.

Sgt. Jason Albertson on the Door County Law Enforcement

August 17th, 2021 03:30pm

Area law enforcement and emergency personnel trained at Sunset School in Sturgeon Bay Tuesday for a three-day simulation of dealing with "Active Shooters"

Wayne Kudick on Door County's environmental health

August 13th, 2021 12:20pm

Wayne Kudick, Fish Creek resident and organizer of Earth Day Door County, shares his thoughts on what Door County is doing well with environmental concerns and the challenges it faces in the future.

Sister Bay President Rob Zoschke on future development for Wiltse property

July 26th, 2021 04:00pm

Sister Bay President Rob Zoschke talks about the many ideas he has for the 64-acre piece of property the village bought last year.

Cameryn Ehlers-Kwaterski on joining Destination Sturgeon Bay!

Ehlers-Kwaterski is excited to come home

July 24th, 2021 12:00am

Cameryn Ehlers-Kwaterski, a Sturgeon Bay High School graduate, has accepted the opportunity to replace Pam Seiler as Executive Director at Destination Sturgeon Bay. Ehlers-Kwaterski starts in September, and stopped by the NEW Radio studio!

Newsmakers: Southern Door Superintendent Christopher Peterson

July 20th, 2021 10:00am

In this episode, we introduce to you Southern Door's new superintendent Christopher Peterson.

Newsmakers: Kids from Wisconsin's Brady Tooley

July 20th, 2021 12:00am

We caught up with the Southern Door alum and former NEW Radio intern about his time with Kids from Wisconsin and his thoughts on performing with the group in front of his home audience on July 26th in Egg Harbor.

Newsmakers: Jerry MacMillin with the K-D Salmon Tournament

July 19th, 2021 03:00pm

Jerry MacMillin shares details about the 39th Annual K-D Salmon Tournament that begins on Friday.

Newsmakers: Richrath Project 3:13's Michael Jahnz

July 16th, 2021 12:00am

We talk to Michael Jahnz of Richrath Project 3:13 about his new album, playing with Gary Richrath, and their upcoming show at the Door County Fair. Photo courtesy of Dark Star Records

Newsmakers: Southern Door Fire Chief Rich Olson

July 15th, 2021 12:00am

In this episode, Southern Door Fire Chief Rich Olson talks to us about his first few weeks on the job and the upcoming Southern Door Fire Department Parade and Picnic on July 24th at 11 a.m.

Newsmakers: Birch Creek's Mona Christensen

July 9th, 2021 09:00am

In this episode, we close up the symphony season and look ahead to the big band jazz session beginning next week.

Newsmakers: Joe Miller of Baileys Harbor

July 2nd, 2021 09:00am

We talk to avid card collector Joe Miller about his expansive card collection and why he is selling some of them for charity so many years later.

Newsmakers: Agropur's Roger Krohn

June 25th, 2021 12:00pm

In this episode, we celebrate Agropur Cheese Technical Manager Roger Krohn's latest win at the Wisconsin State Fair and reflect on his cheesemaking career.

Newsmakers: Birch Creek's Mona Christensen

June 24th, 2021 12:00pm

In this episode, we put a bow on the percussion and steel band session and look ahead to the symphony season, including the July 3rd Independence Day Celebration

Newsmakers: Birch Creek's Mona Christensen

June 15th, 2021 09:00am

In this episode, we talk to Birch Creek's Mona Christensen about the performances happening at their Egg Harbor campus for the first time since 2019.

Newsmakers: Steel Bridge Songfest organizer melaniejane

June 11th, 2021 06:11am

In this episode, Steel Bridge Songfest organizer melaniejane previews the virtual event on June 12th with NEW Radio's Tim Kowols

Door County Environmental Council program on Over Tourism

June 8th, 2021 12:00am

Mike Bahrke discusses the program being held Wednesday June 9

Gretchen Schmelzer and Deb Whitelaw preview the Hybrid Hustle!

Hybrid Hustle talk with Gretchen and Deb!

May 19th, 2021 12:00am

June 17th-June 19th people will be able to participate in some way in the Hybrid Hustle Trail Run at Crossroads at Big Creek. Listen to Gretchen and Deb preview the day!

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Dr. Jim Heise

May 17th, 2021 10:00am

Bill Schultz on Kayak Fishing in early spring

May 14th, 2021 04:00pm

Kayak Fishing Pro Bill Schultz previews the upcoming season on the waters of Door County.

Hans Christian on the International Youth Music Project

May 14th, 2021 03:05pm

Musician Hans Christian shares the fundraising efforts made possible through YOU, a song produced with Holly Olm with proceeds benefiting the IYMP program in Africa.

Milly Gonzales on domestic abuse impacting mental health

May 14th, 2021 03:00pm

Help of Door County executive director Milly Gonzales shares important information on the issues faced by victims of domestic abuse.

Newsmaker: KDEDC Ben Nelson

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Ben Nelson joins us to talk about EnergySolutions' Acquisition of the Kewaunee Power Station and what that means for the rest of the county.

Interview W/Craig Czarnecki from the Wisconsin DNR on Clean Air Month

Craig Czarnecki talks Clean Air Month

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

With May being Clean Air Month, DCDN had the DNR's Clean Air Program Public Information Specialist, Craig Czarnecki talk about Wisconsin and the DNR's efforts to ensure a cleaner ecosystem.

Gary Nault on Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament using Catch-Photo- Release method

April 29th, 2021 05:00pm

SBBT Director and President Gary Nault on the upcoming Fishing Tournament in Sturgeon Bay

Karen Murchie on researching suckers in Door County

Karen Murchie - Director of Freshwater Research at the Shedd Aquarium

April 25th, 2021 11:00am | Duration: 15:54

Karen Murchie discusses her time researching suckers on the Lake Michigan waters and other fun topics.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Brian Stephens

April 22nd, 2021 12:00am

In this episode, Door County Medical Center President and CEO Brian Stephens discusses the new approach they are exploring to get more people vaccinated for COVID-19.

Newsmakers: Birch Creek's Mona Christensen

April 22nd, 2021 12:00am

In this epsiode, Birch Creek Music Performance Center Executive Director Mona Christensen updates us on the upcoming 2021 season and the safety protocols they are putting in place to keep guests, staff, and students safe this summer.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Dr. Jim Heise

April 15th, 2021 12:00pm

In this epsiode, Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jim Heise explains why Door County Medical Center is discontinuing its mass vaccination clinics and gives his thoughts on variants and the surge in Michigan.

Milly Gonzales with Help of Door County on Child Abuse Awareness Month

April 9th, 2021 04:20pm

Sturgeon Bay Police Officer Chad Mielke on tips to protect you child online.

February 5th, 2021 02:00pm

Tips on protecting your child online from predators.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Brian Stephens

February 3rd, 2021 12:00am

In this episode, Door County Medical Center President and CEO Brian Stephens updates us on how they are doing administering the COVID-19 vaccine.

Peninsula Pride Farms to announce results of conservation analysis

February 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Peninsula Pride Farms and The Nature Conservancy hosted a virtual press conference at 10 a.m. on Jan. 27 to announce new data showing the environmental impact of innovative conservation practices.

Newsmakers: Mayor David Ward

February 1st, 2021 02:30pm

A conversation with Mayor David Ward on his goals for 2021 and a recap of 2020 challenges and accomplishments by the Sturgeon Bay Common Council.

Dr. Dennis White on dieting -- Mental Health Minute

January 27th, 2021 07:00am

Psychologist Dr. Dennis White of Sturgeon Bay shares his thoughts on dieting and how eating healthier and exercise can lead better overall mental health.

Newmakers: Karla Romero of FYRE program for teens

January 24th, 2021 06:00am

Help of Door County's FYRE program helps youth deal with potential dating violence. Karla Romero shares details about the program and ways for parents to reach out to their children.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Dr. Jim Heise

January 7th, 2021 02:00pm | Duration: 10:20

In this episode, Tim Kowols and Door County Medical Center Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jim Heise talks about the vaccine rollout.

Newsmakers: New Door County YMCA CEO Heidi Erickson

January 6th, 2021 09:00am

Heidi Erickson, the newly named CEO for the Door County YMCA shares her story on returning to Door County to lead the organization she worked for from 2016-2019.

Dr. Dennis White on keeping New Years resolutions

January 4th, 2021 04:30am

Dr. White shares tips on ways to keep your New Year resolutions and avoiding pitfalls that can short circuit them.

Newsmakers: Sturgeon Bay author Joseph Tachovsky

December 24th, 2020 01:00pm

A conversation about a book on World War II in Saipan by author Joseph Tachovsky on his father Frank's experiences in the marines and combat. (photo courtesy of Regnery Publishing)

Newsmakers: Sturgeon Bay City Administrator Josh Van Lieshout

December 17th, 2020 03:00pm

Josh Van Lieshout, Sturgeon Bay Administrator, explains the reasons behind the big tax increase experienced by many residents in the city for property taxes this year.

Newsmakers: Village of Egg Harbor Administrator Ryan Heise

December 17th, 2020 10:00am

In this interview, Ryan Heise discusses his decision to leave Egg Harbor and what he is most proud of during his five-year tenure as the village administrator.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Dr. Jim Heise

December 15th, 2020 12:00am

In this episode, Dr. Jim Heise talks positive COVID-19 news such as the new vaccines being rolled out, the recovery rate, and keeping up with test results.

Newsmakers: Eli Mattson on his first-ever holiday concert

December 11th, 2020 03:39pm

Musician Eli Mattson shares his passion of music that will be on display from the Southern Door Community Auditorium Saturday, December 12 at 7pm for the "Home for the Holidays" virtual concert.

Newsmakers: DCMC's Alecia Bretl

December 11th, 2020 12:00am | Duration: 12:08

We are introduced to one of the newest Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Alecia Bretl as she tells us about her background, her philosophy, and how COVID-19 has changed her role.

Newmakers: Leslie Boden of Money Management Counselors

December 7th, 2020 05:55pm

Executive Director of Money Management Counselors Leslie Boden shares tips on how to budget your money for Christmas

Newsmakers: Lt. Bob Lauder of Door County Sheriff's Department on his retirement

December 4th, 2020 05:00pm

DCDN's Paul Schmitt has a conversation with Lt. Bob Lauder from the Door County Sheriff's Office on his 23-year law enforcement career. Lauder plans on retiring on Dec. 23.

Newsmakers: Door County Medical Center's Dr. Jim Heise

December 4th, 2020 09:00am | Duration: 15:22

In this week's installment with Door County Medical Center Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jim Heise, we talk about testing in the region, the trends of positive cases in the area, and the good news about vaccines.

Newsmakers: Hans Christian of Studio 330 on music scene

December 3rd, 2020 05:00pm | Duration: 8:52

Paul Schmitt of DCDN has a conversation with musician and producer Hans Christian on the his operation at Studio 330 and future projects.

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