Gov. Evers recommends restricting movement as COVID-19 surges in rural counties.
The novel coronavirus is spread person-to-person via respiratory droplets, which is why it is important to stay 6 ft. away from others, according to Public Health Madison and Dane County. Image courtesy of the CDC, public domain. Author: Cailyn Schiltz Read More >
Madison Gas and Electric partners with UW-Madison for major clean energy project.
Dane County invests in creation of Center for Black Excellence and Culture
New Emergency Order declares only grades K-2 will offer in-person instruction.
There are 16 school districts located in Dane County. Photo by: David Benbennick Author: Jessica Gregory Dane County schools teaching grades 3-12 will be virtual to start the school year, beginning August 24 at midnight. Public Health Madison and Dane … Read More >
Nearly 1 million Wisconsinites requested absentee ballots ahead of Tuesday’s election.
Many voters likely chose to vote absentee to avoid potential COVID-19 exposure on election day. Photo: Zoe Tracker, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman Almost one million Wisconsinites have requested absentee ballots ahead of Tuesday’s statewide partisan primary. The Wisconsin Elections … Read More >
Violating mask order in Madison punishable by fine of $376.
Public Health Madison and Dane County will handle noncompliance complaints regarding their mask-wearing order, possibly resulting in fines. Photo: goodfreephotos, licensed under creative commons. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Not wearing a mask while indoors in Madison could now … Read More >