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Island elects new town chairman

By Emily Small – Incumbent Richard Tobey lost his bid for re-election to former supervisor Hans Lux. Lux received 255 votes, to Tobey’s 188. Local voters also supported the Washington Island School District referendum authorizing the district’s budget limit to exceed the current revenue limit. The referendum passed 251 to 188. Martin Andersen was re-elected […]

COVID-19 vaccination clinic held on Island

By Emily Small – Islanders received the first of two COVID-19 vaccinations on March 25. The vaccine clinic was held at the Washington Island airport and represented a coordinated effort by Door County Public Health, Door County Fire Chiefs Association, Door County EMS and Washington Island Community Health Program. There were 261 doses administered. Several […]

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