• Sevastopol School District to Conduct Developmental Screening

    The Sevastopol School District will be conducting a district-wide developmental screening April 2, 8 am – 4 pm, in the multi-purpose room at the school, l4550 Hwy 57 in Sturgeon Bay.  The screening is being conducted with other Child Find activities: a continual process of public-awareness activities, screening and evaluation designed to locate, identify and refer […]

  • Marin Hunsader Earns Youth Art Award

    The artwork of Sturgeon Bay seventh-grader Marin Hunsader earned the Wisconsin Art Education Association Middle School Award during Wisconsin’s Youth Art Month. Sturgeon Bay eighth-graders Eva Leiberg and Addison VanPay also had works selected to move on to the state exhibition in Madison, where they will be on display at the state Capitol until March […]

  • Sevastopol SeaPerch Robotics Team Wins Second Place at Regional Competition

    The Door County Maritime Museum (DCMM) congratulates the Sevastopol School District’s SeaPerch underwater robotics team for winning second place at the North Coast Marine Manufacturing Alliance’s northeast Wisconsin regional SeaPerch competition Feb. 22. The Sevastopol team earned its trip to the regional competition in Green Bay by winning the first Door County SeaPerch competition at […]

  • Brooklen Cloutier Attends FFA Farm Forum

    Brooklen Cloutier of the Southern Door FFA Chapter joined more than 180 high school juniors from around the state at the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s FFA Farm Forum in Wisconsin Rapids Feb. 21-22.  “It is incredible to see so many young people gathered together with a passion for agriculture and a desire to learn,” said Joe […]

  • Southern Door Hosts Referendum Groundbreaking

    Join the Southern Door School District for a groundbreaking event on March 16 to celebrate the upcoming referendum projects. Meet in the high school cafeteria at 5:30 pm. Depending on the weather, the shovel turn will take place at the site of the new high school office addition by the east parking lot.

  • Charlotte Lukes Presents Bluebird-Nesting Programs

    Naturalist Charlotte Lukes will present several bluebird-nesting programs this month. The first program will be held March 14, 10 am, at The Ridges’ Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center. A slide program will precede nest-box building. Call 920.839.2802 or visit to learn more and register. Checks for the nest-box building should be made payable to The […]

  • Fish Creek Highway Work Resumes March 9

    Highway 42 closed from YMCA to Windmill Lane The Department of Transportation will close Highway 42 in both directions – from the YMCA to Windmill Lane in Fish Creek – on March 9. The road closure is anticipated to continue through June as crews resume work resurfacing the highway, including the addition of new pedestrian improvements near […]

  • Southern Door Child Development Day March 5

    Southern Door County School District will hold a Child Development Day on March 5, 8 am – 6 pm. This free community service will provide information and assessment on how children are developing in cognitive, speech and language, fine and gross motor, personal social, and adaptive skills areas. Appointments are required. Parents with children between the ages […]

  • Gibraltar Secondary Honor Rolls

    First Semester, 2019-20  High School Highest Honor Roll Hannah Ama, Zoe Armbruster, Brady Ash, Thelonious Goode, Jack Hitzeman, Stella Kersebet, Elizabeth Lecy, Aubrey Peot, Abigail Rex, Brandon Stillman, Jack Weitman  High Honor Roll Elijah Adler, Jacob Anschutz, Trevor Ash, Emmaly Bertges, Izabella Bunda, Rylan Caldecott, Colleen Carlisle, Annelise Casanas, Anthony Casanas, Mia Chomeau, Kimberly Church, […]

  • Sturgeon Bay to Host Referendum Open House March 4

    The Sturgeon Bay School District will host an interactive open house March 4 in support of its $16.84 million facilities referendum, which will go to a vote April 7. Representatives from the school board, administration, Eppstein Uhen Architects and Miron Construction, plus the district’s business manager, will be present to answer questions. A short presentation […]

  • ‘Built for Battle’ Presentation at DCMM March 7

    The Door County Maritime Museum (DCMM) and the Southern Door School District are collaborating to share songs, images and stories from the 1940s in a multimedia presentation related to the museum’s new exhibit, Built for Battle: Sturgeon Bay Ships in World War II. The presentation will take place March 7, 7 pm, at the Southern […]

  • Join The Ridges for Owl-O-Rama Feb. 28-29

    Join The Ridges Sanctuary for an owl prowl program and hike on Feb. 28, 5:30-8 pm. It’s nesting season for the owls, so they’re hooting with a new set of calls. Join The Ridges’ naturalists to learn more about the county’s owls and the characteristics that make them amazing nighttime hunters. Wear appropriate winter hiking […]

  • Asian Carp, Ski for Free, Gardening and Spring Skies at Crossroads

    The next Fish Tales lecture at Crossroads at Big Creek will be held Feb. 27, 7 pm. John Dettmers, director of fisheries management at the Great Lakes Fisheries Commission in Ann Arbor, Michigan, will present “The Risk and Possible Prevention of Asian Carp Getting into Lake Michigan.” This program is free and open to the […]

  • Door County Alumni Profile: Jesse Koyen

    Finding His Way Back Home through Nature Jesse Koyen, a 1999 Washington Island graduate, went from being a student in a class with eight boys, to earning his master’s degree in Massachusetts, to finding his way back home.  Many of his favorite life experiences have taken place outside, which led him to his current position […]

  • Sue Todey Elected WASB First Vice President

    Sue Todey of the Sevastopol School Board was elected first vice president of the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) board of directors on Jan. 22, representing WASB Region 3 on the 15-member board. The region includes 36 northeast Wisconsin school districts. Todey will serve a one-year term as WASB first vice president. John Ashley, […]

  • Applications Available for Sturgeon Bay Rotary Club Scholarships

    The Rotary Technical Education/Robert Muckian Scholarships have been awarded for the past 13 years to deserving high school seniors who plan to attend a two-year accredited technical college or other accredited technical-education course. Students who are selected must have a 2.0 GPA, be involved in extracurricular activities or working, and demonstrate service to others. The […]

  • DCMGA Welcomes Benjamin Futa March 3

    The Door County Master Gardener Association invites the public to “Brown Is a Color, Too” by Benjamin Futa, director of the Allen Centennial Garden at UW-Madison. He will present this free lecture March 3, 7 pm, in the Collins Learning Center at Crossroads at Big Creek in Sturgeon Bay. Treats baked by volunteers will be […]

  • Southern Door Students Join Live Door County Campaign

    Maree Baumann, Southern Door business education teacher; and Kelsey Fox, workforce development director at the Door County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC), have teamed up to provide a real-world marketing project for a high school marketing class. Under their guidance, the Southern Door students are developing a billboard design as part of DCEDC’s Live Door County […]

  • Southern Door Middle School Honor Roll List

    Semester 1 Grade 8 Academic High Honors Ava Badovski, Sophia Counard, MaKenna Geyer, Ava Ianson, Thomas Jackson, Hailey Kincade, Katy Kraenzlein, Ella Miller, Joshua Nachtwey, Tyler Plzak, Isabella Price, Hannah Schley, Spencer Slezewski, Paula Wienke, Emily Willming, Yana Zenefski, James Zittlow Grade 8 Academic Honors Maryann Alrand, Aiden Arsenault, Isabella Becker, Alex Buhr, Wesley Counard, […]

  • Southern Door High School Honor Roll List

    Semester 1 Grade 12 Academic High Honors Jacqlyn Atkins, Brock Aune, Carissa Bartels, Dakota Berndt, Ryan Claflin, Kendra Dantoin, Samuel Dean, Leeah Delfosse, Emma Hanson, Trinity James, Theresa Kaser, James Kluth, Annika LaLuzerne, Miranda Logerquist, Haley Lynch, Alexis Maurer, Kaitlyn Melville, Abigail Neubauer, Rose Purdy, Delilah Rose, Benjamin Slezewski, Jadacey Teska, Jenna Thiry, Kerin Thiry, […]