Stories tagged: "Safer at Home"

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Look Back: Two Years Ago, Wisconsin Bars Are Shut Down on St. Pat’s Day as COVID Spreads

Health officials warned an already-impatient nation that the pandemic’s impact would last months rather than weeks. If only.

Benny Tralongo
How Opening a Store During a Pandemic ‘Saved’ This Milwaukee Business

Just as Benny Tralongo signed a lease on a storefront, the world ground to a halt. It turned out to be a blessing in disguise for his clothing and collectibles business.

Wisconsin Supreme Court chambers in the state Capitol. (Shutterstock)
Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules Local Officials Can’t Close Schools, Another Blow to Public Health

Conservatives on the state's high court have consistently ruled against public health restrictions implemented to guard against COVID-19.

Bartender James Martine talks with longtime patrons Mamie and Steve Detert of Waterloo at  Pedro's Mexican Restaurant in Madison at the end of September. Dane County announced Tuesday it is restricting all indoor gatherings. This new ordinance will not apply to restaurants, which will still be allowed to operate at 25% capacity. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Coronavirus Safeguard Limiting Bar and Restaurant Crowds to 25% Is Restored by Judge

Plaintiffs weren’t following the order, so a judge finds they have no claim to harm. Appeal to state Supreme Court expected.

GOP Leaders Who Killed 'Safe-At-Home' Order Offer No Alternative Plan
GOP Have No Alternative To Safer-At-Home

Republicans OK with county-by-county approach to COVID-19 pandemic

Here Are the Businesses That Are Opening After Evers Loosened Restrictions
Evers Gives These Businesses the Green Light

Evers loosens some restrictions, if precautions are taken.

More than 70 COVID positive after attending large gathering.
72 COVID Positive After Attending Large Event

Positive individuals said they had attended 'large gathering' in last 2 weeks