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  • Pebble Beach Sold …Into Preservation

    The waters of Lake Michigan were lapping gently on the stones of Pebble Beach as Jack Hayes corralled his family for a photo July 15. The beach has been a staple of the Lisle, Illinois, family’s Door County vacations for 20 years, but on this day, the Hayes family wondered how much longer that would […]

  • Municipal Meetings: July 22-26

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: July 24 – Joint Park & Recreation, 5:30 pm. County of Door: July 23 – County Board, 9 am. Town of Gibraltar: July 23 – Plan Commission, 7 pm. Town of Jacksonport: July 23 – Town Board, 7 pm. Town of Sevastopol: July 22 – Town Board, 7 pm. […]

  • Municipal Meetings: July 15-18

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: July 16 – common council, 7 pm. County of Door: July 15 – Nutrition Advisory Committee, Liberty Grove Town Hall, 9 am; ADRC Advisory Board, 2:30 pm; Finance Committee, 3 pm; Library Board, 5 pm. July 16 – Administrative Committee, 9 am. July 17 – Board of Health, 8:30 […]

  • Municipal Meetings: July 8-11

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: July 8 – Community Protection and Services Committee, 4:30 pm. July 9 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. County of Door: July 8 – Highway & Airport Committee, 9 am; Public Safety Committee, 1 pm; Legislative Committee, 2:30 pm. July 9 – Human Services Board, 9 am; Board […]

  • Municipal Meetings: July 1-3

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: July 2 – common council, 7 pm. County of Door: July 2 – Veterans Service Commission, 11 am; Veterans Service Council, 1 pm. Town of Gibraltar: July 3 – town board, 7 pm. Town of Jacksonport: July 1 – Parks Committee, 7 pm. Town of Liberty Grove: July 3 […]

  • Salary or Per Diem? County board deciding how it will be paid

    The Door County Board of Supervisors is wrestling with how it gets paid. At its June 25 meeting, supervisors heard county Administrator Ken Pabich’s plan for a salaried payment system. The supervisors are currently paid on a per diem basis, meaning they are paid only when they’re “on the clock” for county business, including portal-to-portal […]

  • Municipal Meetings: June 24-26

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: June 25 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. June 26 – Parks & Recreation Committee, 5:30 pm. County of Door: June 25 – county board, 9 am; Board of Adjustment, 6:30 pm. Town of Gibraltar: June 25 – Plan Commission, 7 pm. Town of Jacksonport: June 24 – […]

  • Municipal Meetings: June 17-19

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: June 18 – common council, 7 pm. County of Door: June 17 – Library Board, Washington Island Library, 11 am; Legislative Committee, 1 pm; Finance Committee, 3 pm. June 18 – Administrative Committee, 9 am. June 20 – Resource Planning Committee, 3 pm. Town of Egg Harbor: June 17 […]

  • Municipal Meetings: June 10-14

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: June 11 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. County of Door: June 10 – Highway & Airport Committee, 9 am; Public Safety Committee, 9 am. June 11 – Facilities & Parks Committee, 9 am; Human Services Board, 4 pm; Board of Adjustment, 6:30 pm. June 12 – Ag […]

  • Municipal Meetings: June 3-8

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: June 3 – Community Protection & Services Committee, 4:30 pm. June 4 – common council, 7 pm. County of Door: June 6 – Civil Service Commission, 9 am; Resource Planning Committee, 3 pm. Town of Gardner: June 8 – electronic recycling, 9 am – 1 pm. Town of Gibraltar: June […]

  • Municipal Meetings: May 27-30

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: May 28 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. County of Door: May 28 – county board, 9 am; Board of Adjustment, 6:30 pm. Town of Gardner: May 30 – Board of Review, 6 pm. Town of Gibraltar: May 28 – Plan Commission, 7 pm. Town of Jacksonport: May […]

  • Housing, Broadband on Minds in Liberty Grove

    The Town of Liberty Grove is moving forward on several issues that have long been under discussion. Val-A Motel The Val-A Motel in Ellison Bay has been deteriorating for years, to the point of becoming a nuisance and a danger to the community, according to the town board. The town purchased the property in February, […]

  • Municipal Meetings: May 17-24

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: May 20 – Parking & Traffic Committee, 4:30 pm. May 21 – common council, 7 pm. May 22 – Joint Park and Recreation Committee/common council, 5:30 pm. County of Door: May 20 – Nutrition Advisory council, 9 am; Legislative Committee, 2 pm; ADRC Advisory Board, 2:30 pm; Finance Committee, […]

  • MUNICIPAL MEETINGS May 10-17

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: May 13 – Community Protection & Services Committee, 4 pm. May 14 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. County of Door: May 13 – Public Safety Committee, 1 pm. May 14 – Board of Adjustment, 6:30 pm. Town of Egg Harbor: May 13 – Plan Commission, 6 pm. […]

  • Municipal Meetings: May 3 – 10

    DOOR COUNTY County of Door: May 7 – Human Services Board, 9 am. May 8 – Board of Health Committee, 8:30 am; Facilities & Parks Committee, 9 am; Ag & Extension Committee, 1 pm. May 9 – Land Conservation Committee, 8:30 am; Technology Services Committee, 3 pm. City of Sturgeon Bay: May 7 – common […]

  • Municipal Meetings: April 26 – May 2

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: April 30 – Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee, 4 pm. County of Door: May 2 – Highway Safety Commission, 9 am. Town of Gardner: April 29 – Plan Commission, 6:30 pm. Town of Gibraltar: May 1 – town board, 7 pm. Town of Jacksonport: April 29 – road review, 8 […]

  • Municipal Meetings: April 19 – 26

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: April 24 – joint meeting of Park and Recreation Committees, 5:30 pm. County of Door: April 23 – Board of Adjustment, 6:30 pm. Town of Clay Banks: April 23 – Board of Review, 8-10 am. Town of Gibraltar: April 23 – annual joint meeting of Parks & Land Committee […]

  • Municipal News: April 12 – 19

    DOOR COUNTY City of Sturgeon Bay: April 16 – common council, 7 pm. County of Door: April 15 – Finance Committee, 2 pm; ADRC Advisory Board, 3 pm; Library Board, 5 pm. April 16 – County board, 9 am. Town of Brussels: April 16 – annual meeting, 7:30 pm. Town of Clay Banks: April 18 […]

  • Bridge Closures April 16-17

    The Oregon Street Bridge and Bayview Bridge will close temporarily April 16 and 17 for routine inspections and spring maintenance by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Tuesday, April 16 There will be a FULL CLOSURE of the Bayview Bridge from 7 am-3 pm. Traffic will be detoured downtown across the Michigan Street and Maple/Oregon bridges. Wednesday, April […]

  • City Will Hold Recount for District 7

    The city of Sturgeon Bay will host a recount of votes cast for District 7 Alderperson. The recount is being done at the request of Laurel Hauser, the incumbent alder who lost the April 2 election by just three votes, 248-245. The recount will be held Thursday, April 11 at 9 am at City Hall.