Washington Island

Category: Island Businesses in the News

I was able to ask the owner’s of Deer Run Golf Course and Resort a few questions the other day about their long time business.  For 20 years, Dan and Trudy Schelitzche have operated the only golf course located on Washington Island.  The nine hole course offers fun and challenge for all levels of golfers, from beginners to pros in a relaxing atmosphere. Deer Run is a regulation 9 hole golf course with a motel, living quarters, miniature golf and…

This is a great time to buy your Washington Island souvenirs and Shirts with free shipping.  Don’t forget your Homemade Fudge – Considered the BEST in Door County!  visit:  www.shopmannsmerc.com

Source: http://www.thecountrytoday.com/country_life/article_3d1a217e-d70f-11e4-b0c2-734e0c281a9d.html WASHINGTON ISLAND — Unlike their domestic counterparts, Sue Dompke’s honeybees are not getting ready to head north after overwintering in the south. The winter-hardy variety known as the Primorsky Russian honeybee spent all winter on Washington Island in northern Door County. Tucked in their hives with about 60 pounds of honey in each hive to carry them over the winter, it will be a few weeks before they stretch their wings and begin to do what honeybees do. By…

Come out and celebrate!  Enjoy the Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade!  Starts at 11:00 am at the Rural Electric Coop and ends at Mann’s Store.  Karly’s Bar will be serving corned beef & cabbage, with green beer following parade all day until about 7 pm.

Mann’s Mercantile is now selling their unique gifts, Washington Island souvenirs, t-shirts and more in their new online shop.  Check out the http://www.thecorsetcenter.com/ at www.shopmannsmerc.com

A-Z of Lavender – Fragrant Isle Lavender Farm & Shop.

We have finished harvesting the lavender and look where some of it is turning up…Delicious double chocolate cupcakes with lavender butter cream icing. Available at the lavender shop now. Yummmy www.fragrantisle.com