Evers deploys National Guard to assist in Aug. 11 election.
Plainclothes National Guard troops will help offset a coronaviurs-driven shortage of poll workers across Wisconsin. Photo: Department of Military Affairs, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers deploys the National Guard to help run the Aug. 11 partisan primary. … Read More >
Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for DNC.
Citing COVID-19 concerns, the former vice president and the rest of the convention’s speakers will address attendees remotely. Photo: Joe Biden Campaign, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for the 2020 Democratic … Read More >
Governor to allow schools to re-open as they see fit.
Governor Evers said that he does not plan to order Wisconsin schools to start the year online. Photo: Still from the Wisconsin Department of Heath Services YouTube page. Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers says that he does not plan … Read More >
State health officials warn against overreliance on hand sanitizer.
The Department of Health Services stressed that using hand sanitizers as a substitute for hand washing can have deadly side effects. Photo: vdhkk, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman State health officials warn that an overreliance on certain hand … Read More >
UW Health forewarns that COVID-19 symptoms can last months.
New research shows that hospitalized patients of COVID-19 can exhibit multiple COVID-19 symptoms for over 60 days. Photo: CDC, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman UW Health warns that severe cases of COVID-19 may have lasting symptoms for over two months. … Read More >
Evers orders indoor mask-wearing statewide.
The emergency order mandates Wisconsinites to wear a face-covering while inside buildings with people outside their immediate household that are not private residences. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers orders Wisconsinites statewide to wear a mask while … Read More >