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Newsmakers: Midsummer's Music Allyson Fleck and Birch Creek Music Performance Center's Mona Christensen

May 9th, 2022 09:00am

Midsummer's Music Allyson Fleck and Birch Creek Music Performance Center's Mona Christensen joins Tim Kowols to discuss their upcoming Music for Food concert benefitting the Door County Food Pantry Coalition

News Makers: DDC's Julie Gilbert and Jon Jarosh

May 5th, 2022 10:00am

We celebrate National Travel and Toursim Week with Destination Door County President and CEO Julie Gilber and Chief Communications Officer Jon Jarosh.

Newsmakers: Rep. Joel Kitchens

April 14th, 2022 09:00am

We talk to Rep. Joel Kitchens about the end of the legislative session last week and what he is looking forward to trying to accomplish if he is elected again to the Wisconsin Assembly.

Newsmakers: State Senator Andre Jacque

April 12th, 2022 09:00am

State Senator Andre Jacque reflects on the past session, including some of the bills of his that were recently signed into law.

Newsmakers: United Way of Door County's Amy Kohnle

April 5th, 2022 08:00am

In this episode, United Way of Door County Executive Director Amy Kohnle shares with us some of their upcoming events and reflects on the good work they have been able to help fund in the community.

District 4 Supervisor Kara Counard on running for re-election

March 31st, 2022 04:20pm

Kara Counard is running against Nancy Robillard who was the District 5 supervisor before the political lines were redrawn last year. Counard shares her thoughts on running for re-election.

Spring Election Day 2022: Sturgeon Bay School District Referendum

March 29th, 2022 10:00am

Candidate Profile: Kimberly Hardtke for Kewaunee County Circuit Judge

March 25th, 2022 02:00pm

DCDN profiles Kimberly Hardtke, candidate for Kewaunee County Circuit Judge.

Candidate Profile: Jeffrey Wisnicky for Kewaunee County Circuit Judge

March 25th, 2022 02:00pm

We profile Jeffrey Wisnicky, candidate for Kewaunee County Circuit Judge.

AARP presents Sen. Baldwin with a petition to lower pharmaceutical costs

March 25th, 2022 07:00am

Sen. Baldwin viewed a petition signed by over 126,000 Wisconsinites to ask that Congress act on lowering the costs of prescription drugs.

Chris Bishop on the Butch's Bar Fire Victims Benefit

March 18th, 2022 07:00am

Musician Chris Bishop shares the incredible success of the concert benefit for victims of the Butch's Bar fire

Newsmakers: Door County Candle's Christiana Gorchynsky

March 1st, 2022 04:00pm

NEW Radio's Lee Peek talks with Door County Candle owner Christiana Gorchynsky-Trapani. She is 100% Ukrainian (2nd generation) with family currently in Ukraine. 100% of benefits from these candles go to Razom for relief efforts in Ukraine. We encourage people to go learn more at

Miss Door County Claire Staudenmaier and Outstanding Teen Claire Bohn

February 12th, 2022 11:00am

We visit with the newly crowned Miss Door County and Outstanding Teen from last week's Miss Door County Scholarship Program at Southern Door Community Auditorium.

Door County Reads 2022 Preview

January 21st, 2022 12:00pm

In this episode, Morgan Mann from the Door County Library gives us a preview of all the fun you can have during Door County Reads 2022.

Crossroads Fish Tales conversation with Coggin Herringa

January 16th, 2022 06:33am

Coggin Herringa from Crossroads at Big Creek fills us in about the Fish Tales program at Crossroads.

Community Conversation: Mike Bahrke

January 14th, 2022 02:00pm

Ellison Bay resident Mike Bahrke and his neighbors have taken Door County to court over its handling of the variance request and conditional use permit for Camp Zion's newest expansion. He tells his side of the story here. We will reach out other parties of the discussion in the coming week.

Sean Linnan shares his knowledge about crytocurrency

December 18th, 2021 02:00pm

Sturgeon Bay resident Sean Linnan gives us an idea of what cryptocurrency is and what he thinks its impact will have on the world going forward.

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.

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