DHS Updates COVID-19 Illness After Vaccination Page to Include Data by Booster Dose Status

DHS Updates COVID-19 Illness After Vaccination Page to Include Data by Booster Dose Status

Data continue to show staying up to date on your COVID-19 vaccines protects against severe illness and death due to COVID-19

WI Health Department Urges Booster Shots for Ages 5 to 11

WI Health Department Urges Booster Shots for Ages 5 to 11

Following guidance of CDC, which is expanding recommendations for 2nd booster shot.


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DHS Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses to Everyone 5 and Older
MKE County: COVID-19 Cases Rising Again
MKE County

COVID-19 Cases Rising Again

1,968 new cases of COVID-19 this past week.

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
City of Milwaukee Mask Advisory
State’s COVID-19 Cases Up 66% in May

State’s COVID-19 Cases Up 66% in May

Racine and Kenosha among 7 counties with highest rates, residents urged to wear masks at indoor events.

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
DHS Announces the Moving Forward Together Grant Program to Support Health Equity Efforts in COVID-19 Vaccinations
City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update

The disease burden in the City of Milwaukee this week increased to 147.4 new positive COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people over seven days and remains in the “high transmission” category.

COVID-19 Antibody Study Seeks Volunteers of Color

COVID-19 Antibody Study Seeks Volunteers of Color

Study seeks to assess levels of immunity and extent of COVID-19 infection in local communities.

Are COVID-19 Vaccines Still Free? Yes

Are COVID-19 Vaccines Still Free? Yes

Questions and answers on vaccines, including where to get them.

Johnson Says COVID Vaccines May Cause AIDS

Johnson Says COVID Vaccines May Cause AIDS

Republican U.S. Senator makes yet another false medical claim.

Life-Saving COVID-19 Treatments Available Throughout Wisconsin

Life-Saving COVID-19 Treatments Available Throughout Wisconsin

Over 480 pharmacies can fill oral COVID-19 antiviral prescriptions across the state

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
State’s COVID-19 Cases Tripled in Last Month

State’s COVID-19 Cases Tripled in Last Month

Hospitalizations still low but numbers ‘concerning,’ and only 61% in state fully vaccinated.

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
Field Trips Are Back For MPS Students

Field Trips Are Back For MPS Students

Big change this school year. Students travel to Downtown for their first World’s Fair since 2019.

Milwaukee Public Schools Returns to Mandatory Mask Mandate for Students and Staff

Milwaukee Public Schools Returns to Mandatory Mask Mandate for Students and Staff

All district buildings will return to mask-wearing policy starting Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Mask Mandate to Remain in Effect for Milwaukee County Transit System

Mask Mandate to Remain in Effect for Milwaukee County Transit System

Out of an abundance of caution, for the safety of residents and staff, MCTS will continue to observe mask mandate

Wisconsin Cities, Airports End Mask Orders

Wisconsin Cities, Airports End Mask Orders

In response to federal court’s order, masks now optional at the airport.

COVID-19 Rising Again in State

COVID-19 Rising Again in State

Numbers still “relatively low,” but percentage of positive tests doubled in last three weeks.

Childhood Type 2 Diabetes Up 200% In State

Childhood Type 2 Diabetes Up 200% In State

Increase in last four years may be linked to COVID-19, health experts say.

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
DHS Makes Changes to COVID-19 Data Webpages

DHS Makes Changes to COVID-19 Data Webpages

Updates make data easier to find, align with CDC Community Levels as a tool to keep you safe and healthy

Gov. Evers and DHS Recognize State Workers and Interagency Cooperation for PPE Distribution in Wisconsin

Gov. Evers and DHS Recognize State Workers and Interagency Cooperation for PPE Distribution in Wisconsin

Launch of coordinated effort delivered more than 80 million pieces of PPE statewide, continues as part of ongoing preparedness and response planning

MKE County: County Sees Minor Uptick In New COVID-19 Cases
MKE County

County Sees Minor Uptick In New COVID-19 Cases

Increase of 80 cases of COVID-19 in Milwaukee County compared to the week prior.

City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update
Mayo Clinic Docs Warn Of Omicron Subvariant

Mayo Clinic Docs Warn Of Omicron Subvariant

CDC estimates subvariant is most common in U.S. Doctors ask for continued vigilance.

DHS Supports Second COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Dose for Adults 50 Years and Older and Certain Immunocompromised Individuals