Door County Living Summer 2021 – Volume 19, Issue 2


Myles Dannhausen Jr.

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In this issue

  • Northbound: How a Kentucky Couple Found a Home in Egg Harbor

    In March of 1994, a young couple in Lexington, Kentucky — an eager husband and a reluctant wife — loaded up a U-Haul in shorts and T-shirts and made the long journey to Door County.  “We unloaded in snowmobile suits,” remembered Don Helm — that eager husband — who felt drawn to the community while […]