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More In-Person Classes Canceled as Record COVID-19 Surge Hits Wisconsin

Oshkosh high schools and UW-River Falls cite ongoing coronavirus spread.

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks about climate change and wildfires affecting western states, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Indigenous Leaders, Frustrated by Trump’s COVID-19 Response, Gravitate to Biden

Adding insult to injury, federal coronavirus aid excluded tribal nations from critical areas of needs.

As COVID-19 cases hit single-day record in Wisconsin, Gov. Tony Evers is weighing his options over whether to extend mask mandate.
Wisconsin Tops 2,000 New COVID-19 Cases in Single Day. Sen. Johnson Quarantined After Exposure.

President Trump flies to Mosinee for an evening rally in a state seeing unchecked coronavirus growth.

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Face Mask Mandate Is Set to Expire–Unless Evers Extends It

Current rule ends Sept. 28, as cases continue to surge.

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La Crosse Is Latest UW Campus to Quarantine Students, Will Shift to Online Classes

Number of COVID-19 cases on campus reaches 275 in less than one week.

Joshua Crouse and his 10-year-old daughter, Marley, sit outside their Janesville apartment at the end of July. Crouse is among thousands of Wisconsin residents struggling to pay rent each month because of the economy during the pandemic. (Photo © Andy Manis)
$23 Million Coming to Wisconsin to Help Keep People in Their Homes

Many say the third round of Community Development Block Grant funding is welcome relief, but not enough.

For the second day straight, Wisconsin sees record number of COVID-19 cases. (Shutterstock image)
Baldwin Bill Helps People Find Health Coverage They Lost During Pandemic

Proposal could help 6 million Americans. Biden wants to beef up Affordable Care Act. Trump COVID health plan not keeping promises.