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Watch: WI Physician Sounds the Alarm That ‘Climate Crisis Is a Public Health Emergency’

Dr. Joel Charles sees the human toll as a changing climate increases the impact of extreme weather.

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COVID-19 Tracing Getting Harder in Wisconsin Because People Lie About Their Contacts

Lack of information and the growing volume of cases make it more challenging to contain coronavirus.

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Wisconsin Hits 1,117 New COVID Cases in One Day

State records its first +1,000 case day, 13 more deaths, 65 new hospitalizations from the coronavirus outbreak

A nasal swab is conducted at a mobile COVID-19 test sites to check for coronavirus
WI COVID-19 Daily Record Smashed for a Third Day

Explosion of cases may continue unless people return to earlier safeguards.

Wisconsin Has Roughly 6,900 Substitute Teachers. It's Not Enough During COVID, Say Officials
Trump’s Rush to Resume Classes Is ‘Reprehensible,’ Educators Say

Teachers say they know bullying when they see it, as President, DeVos, Tiffany and others attack public schools.

Wisconsin is seeking federal approval to offer enhanced unemployment benefits to assist the many state residents struggling financially as the coronavirus pandemic continues.
Evers: Statewide Mask Order Unlikely

Dane County adds requirement as Wisconsin tops 800 dead.

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Add CDC Videos to Your Quarantine Viewing List

Dozens of individual nuggets of information about coronavirus As the coronavirus pandemic has swept across the world, the United States, and Wisconsin, all of us have many questions about the virus that has disrupted people’s lives in more ways than we can count. Thankfully for us, we live in a world where information is as...