Stories tagged: "Sec. Andrea Palm"

Gov. Tony Evers' pictured while giving an update to reporters.
Evers Extends Mask Mandate Into January as Another Daily COVID-19 Record Is Topped

State Supreme Court is already considering a challenge to the previous order. Governor notes the Legislature’s lame duck session of 2018 shows there’s no excuse to stay inactive.

Gov. Tony Evers' pictured while giving an update to reporters.
‘Wear a Freakin’ Mask,’ Evers Pleads as State Hits Another Day of 5000+ Cases

Wisconsin headlines: Foxconn appeals tax credit denial

Jane Tannis, a resident at Oakwood Health Services in Altoona, celebrates her 76th birthday with Paul Chmelik, who is part of her care team. Both Tannis and Chmelik tested positive for COVID-19 this week. (Photo courtesy of Keri Teigen)
Daughter Will ‘Wait and Pray’ After Mom Tests Positive for COVID in Nursing Home

COVID-19 cases on the rise in long-term care facilities, with 430 active investigations underway.

Dr. Ryan Westergaard, chief medical officer for the state of Wisconsin, described the COVID-19 situation in Wisconsin as a "nightmare scenario" Tuesday. He is pictured at a June White Coats for Black Lives rally in Madison. (Photo © Andy Manis)
‘It’s a Nightmare.’ Wisconsin Tops 5,000 New COVID-19 Cases and 64 Deaths in a Single Day

“My concern is that when leaders don’t act in an empathetic way ... people are going to follow that cue,” Evers says.

President Donald Trump removes his mask upon return to the White House from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Oct. 5 in Washington, DC. Trump spent three days hospitalized for coronavirus. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Wisconsin, Besieged by a Pandemic, Will See Another Risky Trump Rally This Weekend

Waukesha is already safe GOP turf, but the president is coming Saturday night.

Wisconsin State Fair Park
Hospitals Still Not Using State Fair Facility, But Want It on Standby as Cases Keep Rising

Daily average of new coronavirus cases in Wisconsin nears 3,300.

President Donald Trump stands on stage during the first day of the 2020 Republican National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Aug. 24, 2020.
Closed Schools and Packed Hospitals Overwhelm Wisconsin Before Trump’s Planned Visit.

Update: President's COVID-19 diagnosis likely to impact planned rallies in Green Bay and Janesville.