Stories tagged: "COVID-19"


Local Officials Scramble to Save Local Mask Ordinances as Republicans Try to Kill Evers' Order
Local Officials Scramble to Save Local Mask Ordinances as Republicans Try to Kill Evers’ Order

Republicans "stand ready" to kill the statewide order, so local officials are staying on top of it.

No Masks, No Distancing: People Keep Gathering Outside and It's Causing COVID Outbreaks
No Masks, No Distancing: People Keep Gathering Outside and It’s Causing COVID Outbreaks

People may be wrongfully assuming outdoor activity carries no risk of spread, experts say.

Doctors to Ron Jonson: COVID-19 Is More Lethal Than the Flu
Doctors to Ron Johnson: COVID-19 Is More Lethal Than the Flu

It’s not a debatable point — it’s fact, say doctors as Sen. Ron Johnson continues his disinformation campaign surrounding COVID-19.

200,000 Wisconsin Families Are at Rick of Eviction as $600 Boost Expires
200,000 Wisconsin Families Are at Risk of Eviction as $600 Boost Expires

While the end of the eviction moratorium didn’t result in a huge spike in evictions, renters may not be as fortunate in the coming weeks and months.

GOP State Senators Plan to Take on Evers' Mask Order as Coronavirus Cases Spike
GOP State Senators Plan to Take on Evers’ Mask Order as Coronavirus Cases Spike

Senate leader indicates his chamber will convene to vote on ending the order.

Trump-vs-Biden
Trump and Biden Are Waging War en Español, Wisconsin Airwaves Included

Trump and Biden's ad war is on. They are making an ambitious bid for Latino voters by speaking en su idioma. But how effective are they?

Gov. Tony Evers, seen last month surveying damage to Capitol grounds, issued a public health emergency Thursday and statewide mask mandate. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Evers Orders a Statewide Indoor Mask Requirement

Statewide mask ordinance begins Saturday.