Two new coronavirus relief funds aid Wisconsin farmers and food banks.
The Wisconsin Farm Support Program and the Food Security Initiative will provide a combined $65 million in aid. Photo: William Garrett, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers announced two multi-million dollar aid programs to protect Wisconsin … Read More >
Biden makes virtual campaign stop in Wisconsin with pair of online events.
Author: Sam Buisman The former vice president hosted an online table “in La Crosse” and a virtual rally “in Milwualkee.” Photo: Screenshot from joebiden.com. Listen to the audio version of this story here, originally aired on 5/20/20 Author: Sam Buisman … Read More >
Tuesday’s rise breaks downward trend of positive COVID-19 tests.
While the percentage of positive COVID-19 cases rose on Tuesday, it is too early to determine if this is the reversal of a downward trend or an outlier. Graphic: Wisconsin Department of Health Services, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman New … Read More >
Evers declares “all-out war on this virus” with $1.5 billion in combined state and federal expenditures.
$1.17 billion from the federal CARES Act will supplement $335 million in state funding as Wisconsin battles the coronavirus. Photo: Ron Cogswell, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman Wisconsin will pour over $1.5 billion of combined federal and state … Read More >