U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin. (Photo provided)
Baldwin Now Heads Senate Panel Key to Expanding Broadband Across Rural U.S.

Subgroup of the powerful Appropriations Committee helps coordinate all who are working to fill the gaps in service.

Madison skyline
Legislature Will Send Two Bills to Evers After 300+ Days

Governor: “It’s not enough, but at least it’s a step in the right direction,” as he signs tax break and supports unemployment reform.

Billboards targeting Sen. Ron Johnson and US Rep. Tom Tiffany for their rhetoric casting baseless doubts on the integrity of the Nov. 2020 presidential election have gone up on Hwy. 29 near Wausau and Hwy. 51 near Tomahawk. (Photos supplied by MBC SuperPac.)
Tiffany, Johnson Slammed in Billboards Up North for Rhetoric Contributing to DC Riot

Minocqua Brewing Co. owner is already putting money to work in a PAC he calls "dark money meant for good."

Kevin Loftus of Eau Claire, top left, is seeing during a federal court video hearing on Jan. 12, 2021, after his arrest on charges related to the riot and breach at the US Capitol on Jan. 6.
Eau Claire Man Charged After Posting Pics From Capitol Riot to Facebook

Kevin Loftus was released without bond, must abide by court restrictions until his next court appearance.

Congressional staffers hold their hands up while Capitol Police Swat teams check everyone in the room as they secure the United States Capitol. The supporters of President Donald Trump stormed a session of Congress on January 6, attempting to disrupt or halt efforts to certify Joe Biden's election win (Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images)
Opinion: Johnson and Tiffany Must Resign or Be Expelled

Breaking their oath to uphold the Constitution, they cannot be trusted to serve all of us if their loyalty is to mob rule.

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From the Editor—Thanks for Making Our First Year a Success

UpNorthNews launched one year ago to highlight Wisconsin people, places, issues, and all the things that make our state worth caring for.

Vials containing the coronavirus vaccine is seen at the Louisa Jordan Hospital as the roll out begins on December 8, 2020 in Glasgow, Scotland. A batch of 65,000 doses of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine arrived in the country at the weekend, it will be offered to all those over the age of eighteen a total of about 4.4 million people in Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell - Pool /Getty Images)
Evers Says Wisconsin Is Among the States Being Told to Expect a Lot Less Vaccine Than Planned

Governor wants answers on how distribution is being managed. State sets up a clinic for Bamlanivimab.