Coronavirus


Aurora Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee now has a refrigerated truck that may be used as a temporary morgue due to the growing number of deaths from COVID-19. (Photo by Milwaukee Business Journal)
GOP Shuns Evers. State Tops 60 Deaths.

Disaster declaration approved by Trump. Refrigerated truck arrives in Milwaukee as a likely morgue.

Curve May Be Slowing After 2,000 Cases

Numbers still growing but not as fast as before social distancing

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Everyone Should Use Face Masks. Trump Says He Won’t Wear One.

WASHINGTON (AP)— After months of telling people that wearing face masks didn't matter, Trump now admits it is recommended.

Elizabeth “Buffy” Riley works at Cumberland Memorial Hospital in northwest Wisconsin, teaching clinical skills to college nursing students. (Contributed photo)
Wisconsin Nurse Heads to New York to Help

Trading the calm of Cumberland for the chaos of pandemic’s epicenter

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Detroit Bus Driver Dies of COVID-19 Days After Posting Video About Coughing Rider

“For you to get on the bus ... and cough several times without covering up your mouth and you know (we're) in the middle of a pandemic — that lets me know that some folks don't care,” bus driver Jason Hargrove said in a passionate video.

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Can Warm Weather Halt Coronavirus?

Despite some evidence that warm weather has some effect on the virus, studies are not conclusive and complacency could have “disastrous results.”

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U.S. Will Finally Let Gay Men Donate Blood Due to Shortage Caused By Coronavirus

The FDA's previous rules barred donations from men who have had sex with a man in the previous year.