Category: Podcasts

  • PODCAST: Playwriting with Stephen & Corrie Beula Kovacs

    Andrew sits down with Stephen & Corrie Beula Kovacs to talk playwriting, a little bit of Wisconsin history, and their first musical, We Like it Where? premiering at Northern Sky Theater this summer.

  • PODCAST: The Graduation Issue, Recalls in Forestville, and the Granary Moves Back

    It seems like there’s a festival every weekend in Door County this time of year! Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen recap the Door County Beer Festival and Peninsula Century: Spring Classic, and prepare for this weekend’s Uncork Summer, and Wine Fest. Also this week: Recall Petitions Filed Against 2 County Supervisors for Millpond Votes, The […]

  • PODCAST: Sushi with Curtis Massad and Kelly Hartzell of Crate

    Andrew and Aleah are joined by Curtis Massad and Kelly Hartzell of Crate in Sturgeon Bay to talk sushi, seafood, and more.

  • PODCAST: Beers, Bikes, and Copyright Infringement

    Andrew and Myles break down the weekend’s events, including the Door County Beer Festival and the Peninsula Century Spring Classic which will bring close to 2,000 people into Bailey’s Harbor. After the break we put the spotlight on Holly LaPlant, a young woman who’s embraced her family farm, and recap the story of how a […]

  • PODCAST: One on One with Lucy Hodkiewicz

    Andrew and Celeste sit down with Lucy Hodkiewicz of The Lightbox in Ephraim to talk art, screen printing, and building a business from scratch.

  • PODCAST: Genevieve Heyward Talks Music, Touring, and More

    Andrew Kleidon and Celeste Benzschawel are joined by Genevieve Heyward, a singer/songwriter with roots on Washington Island, to talk about producing her first album, her part in the Steel Bridge Songfest, collaborations with local artists, and her first international tour.

  • PODCAST: Celebrate Water Summit

    Andrew Kleidon is joined by Grace Johnson and Annie Egan to talk about the Celebrate Water Summit, the culmination of a year-long, county-wide focus on the Great Lakes.

  • PODCAST: Water Levels Approach Record Highs

    Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen have the latest on Door 2 Door, a public transit system out of Sturgeon Bay which provides transportation to many seniors and others with limited mobility, which has had its future in flux over the last few months. Also this week sessions on affordable housing in Door County have been […]

  • PODCAST: 2019 Summer Music Preview

    Andrew Kleidon is joined by Grace Johnson, and Celeste Benzschawel to talk about the upcoming 2019 Summer Music Preview, the new Weekly Music Preview newsletter, and to take a peak at some of the upcoming artists playing in Door County this summer.

  • PODCAST: Sister Bay Buildings get a Retro Facelift

    After a brief, (I promise, it’s brief,) discussion on Game of Thrones final season, Andrew and Myles jump into the news. This week: Highway 42 through Ephraim will be open for Memorial Day weekend, some new businesses are opening in Sister Bay, and both On Deck and Al Johnson’s have redone the exteriors of their […]

  • PODCAST: How Door County Became a Wine Destination with Steve Johnson of Door 44 Winery

    Steve Johnson has an interesting history with wine, starting in 2005 when he planted his first grape vines with hopes that Wisconsin would become the next great wine destination. Hear the story of Door 44 Winery, the origin behind the name, how Door County has become an excellent destination for wine, and more about their […]

  • PODCAST: Game of Thrones: Door County Edition

    This week we have something a little different for you. Myles Dannhausen runs down the weeks news, including an update on the Ephraim Highway project, some more info on the town of Gibraltar’s option on the Redman property, and we remember Rita Willems, whose life touched so many others during her time at the Alpine […]

  • PODCAST: Northern Sky’s Jeff Herbst Talks New Building

    Andrew Kleidon is joined by Jeff Herbst, Artistic Director for Northern Sky Theater this week to talk about the history of the theatre company, their current season, and their brand new facility that is opening this year.

  • PODCAST: The Impact of Tourism in Door County

    Jon Jarosh of the Door County Visitor Bureau stops in to tell us about how Door County celebrates National Tourism Week, geeks out with Myles Dannhausen Jr. over how the numbers show tourism’s impact on our local economy, and breaks down the growth of tourism spending in Door County over the last 10 years.

  • PODCAST: Jon Mueller talks Wellness Festival, Gong Meditation, and Ancient Grains

    Andrew Kleidon and Celeste Benzschawel, News Writer for the Pulse, are joined by Jon Mueller, drummer, owner of Within Things Curiosity Shop in Sturgeon Bay, and ancient grain enthusiast to talk about the upcoming Wellness Festival at the Kress Pavilion, Gong Meditation, and more.

  • PODCAST: When Bob Hope Visited Door County

    Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen are ramping up for the Door County Half Marathon and Nicolet Bay 5k this weekend, and Myles shares the economic impact the event has had on Door County over the last ten years. Myles also shares an article he wrote for the new Door County Living Magazine about the time […]

  • PODCAST: What’s Open in Door County?

    Andrew Kleidon is joined by Aleah Kidd, Myles Dannhausen, and Brett Kosmider to tackle this weekends events, including the Door County Half Marathon, the Sturgeon Bay Rotary Shipyard Tours, Cinco De Mayo, the Kentucky Derby, and more. Also we run down a list of businesses that are open for the upcoming season, as well as […]

  • PODCAST: Eagle Tower Rebuild Hits a Snag, Top 10 Podcast Episodes

    Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen round up this weeks news, including bids coming in for the Eagle Tower rebuild at double the proposed budget, registration for the Door County Half Marathon is closing Monday, April 29th, and some exciting news coming out of Sister Bay, including decades old historic signage returning to On Deck. Also, […]

  • PODCAST: Jess Reinke Previews the Every Day is Earth Day Festival

    Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen Jr. are joined this week by Jess Reinke, event director and property manager at the Donald and Carol Kress Pavilion in Egg Harbor, to talk about Every Day is Earth Day, a weekend-long series of events coming to the Kress Pavilion this weekend. Other Events this weekend include:The Baileys Harbor […]

  • PODCAST: Sustainability 2019: The Housing Issue

    Andrew Kleidon and Myles Dannhausen celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Door County Pulse Podcast with their 2nd annual Sustainability episode. Focusing on the challenges of finding affordable housing in Door County, this years Sustainability Issue of the Peninsula Pulse provides context for the issue, and attempts to spark discussion about solutions by throwing […]