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Ellison Bluff County Park offers awe-inspiring views including sunsets and photographic opportunities of the cliffs, Green Bay waters and the many Green Bay Islands.

Hidden gem: Door County’s Ellison Bluff reveals sweeping vistas of Green Bay

Ellison Bluff County Park offers awe-inspiring views including sunsets and photographic opportunities of the cliffs, Green Bay waters and the many Green Bay Islands.

Eagle Harbor from the Ephraim Beach in Door County

Door County fishing report: Bass on the bay side, rainbows on the lake side

Smallmouth bass, rock bass, and and a few walleye are among the most common fish being caught in Door County over the past couple of weeks.

Eagle Tower under construction during the summer of 2020 in Door County's Peninsula State Park. DCSR photo.

Eagle Tower begins to rise in Door County’s Peninsula State Park

FISH CREEK — Construction is well underway on Peninsula State Park’s Eagle Tower. The replacement for the aging previous tower will once again offer sweeping views of Green Bay, however the addition of an accessible ramp will make the views available to all. Footings were poured early this summer, and work continues on the ramp...

Kewaunee man reels in winning salmon in 2020 K/D tournament

KEWAUNEE — Breaking a streak of Northern Door wins, Angelo Bortolini, 77, Kewaunee, is the winner of the 2020 K/D Salmon tournament. Bortolini, used a Moonshine spoon to lure a fish of a lifetime — 41-1/2 inches and 32.78 pounds — early July 21 off his home port while fishing with friend Harold Shaw of...

Northern Sky Theater cancels 2020 Fall Season

FISH CREEK (DCSR) – Northern Sky Theater has announced that it has canceled its 2020 fall indoor season in the new Gould Theater. The company hoped to present “Naked Radio” in September and October, as well as “And If Elected in October.” The company cited ongoing concerns regarding the pandemic, limits on gatherings, union restrictions...

Watch live: Gills Rock livestream camera in Door County

Live web cam in Gills Rock, Door County, Wisconsin hosted by Shoreline Scenic Cruises and Charters.  

Lakeshore flood warning issued for all of Door County

                                      DOOR COUNTY — A lakeshore flood warning has been issued for all of Door County. High waves driven by heavy gusts could cause flooding and erosion on the Lake Michigan side of Door County, according to...

Map: How to get to businesses in downtown Ephraim

EPHRAIM — The main road through downtown Ephraim is expected to be closed through May 24 while work progresses the the Village of Ephraim Streetscape Project. The Ephraim Business  Council has produced a map showing how to get to businesses while the road is closed. The project includes underground utility burial from our Wetland Preserve North to German...

Construction in downtown Ephraim. Door County Sheriff's Office photo

Sheriff warns drivers to stay on detour around Ephraim

EPHRAIM — While Highway 42 through Ephraim is closed through May, the Door County Sheriff’s Office is warning drivers not to try and find ways around the detour. In a Facebook post Thursday, the sheriff’s office said they have received multiple reports that vehicles were violating the detour route and navigating through the construction zone....

Police say they have recovered a body near Cave Point Park on March 20, 2019. Door County Sheriff's Office photo.

Memorial service planned for man who died at Cave Point Park

NEENAH — A memorial service is planned for April 6, 2019 for Eric Richter, 57, who died in a February accident at Door County’s Cave Point Park. His body was recovered March 20. A notice posted by Westgor Funeral Homes said that the memorial mass will be held at noon on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at St. Gabriel Parish,...