WEDC, Milwaukee Downtown Tout “We’re All In” Safety Campaign

WEDC, Milwaukee Downtown Tout “We’re All In” Safety Campaign

Saying COVID-19 is not a political issue, leaders want individuals to support businesses with safe practices.

WI Daily: One in 100 Wisconsin Residents Have Tested Positive For COVID-19
WI Daily

One in 100 Wisconsin Residents Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

State testing data shows state hits threshold for first time. Milwaukee County is greater than one in 50.


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Healthcare Workers Support Mask Mandate

Healthcare Workers Support Mask Mandate

Healthcare workers knock Republicans for doing nothing for unemployed.

The City of Milwaukee Phase 4.1 Order Update
Pandemic Imperils Arts and Culture Industry

Pandemic Imperils Arts and Culture Industry

These organizations may be among the last to bounce back.

UW System Orders 350,000 COVID-19 Tests

UW System Orders 350,000 COVID-19 Tests

System plans to test students in the dorms every two weeks.

Baldwin, Colleagues Continue Push for Expanded Work Share Provisions in Next Relief Package

Baldwin, Colleagues Continue Push for Expanded Work Share Provisions in Next Relief Package

Senators’ Proposal Would Provide Crucial Relief to Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Workers

WI Daily: Wisconsin On COVID-19 Testing Surge
WI Daily

Wisconsin On COVID-19 Testing Surge

Over 17,000 tests for three days in a row.

Baldwin Joins Effort to Prevent Pharmaceutical Companies from Price Gouging COVID-19 Vaccines, Treatments

Baldwin Joins Effort to Prevent Pharmaceutical Companies from Price Gouging COVID-19 Vaccines, Treatments

Senators’ legislation will ensure taxpayer-funded COVID-19 vaccines and treatments are accessible, affordable, and available to all

Concert Venues Seeking COVID-19 Relief

Concert Venues Seeking COVID-19 Relief

Some independent venues say they can't last another six months.

Evictions Rising, Activists Call For Moratorium

Evictions Rising, Activists Call For Moratorium

Pandemic is worsening the crisis of evictions in Milwaukee.

Gov. Evers Announces $32 Million to Support COVID-19 Testing at UW Campuses
Johnson Discusses Coronavirus Relief on Squawk Box
Lt. Gov. Barnes Delivers Democratic Radio Address Thanking Wisconsinites for Masking Up
Statement on Testing Protocol Changes
Data Wonk: A Mask Mandate is Not Enough
Data Wonk

A Mask Mandate is Not Enough

It's a step in the right direction, but not enough to suppress the virus.

WI Daily: COVID-19 Slowing in Milwaukee County, Increasing Statewide
WI Daily

COVID-19 Slowing in Milwaukee County, Increasing Statewide

Milwaukee County still has fourth largest per capita spread in state, but it's down 29 percent.

Wisconsin National Guard mobilized to support August 11 election
Foundation Allocates $30 Million To Equitable COVID-19 Business Recovery

Foundation Allocates $30 Million To Equitable COVID-19 Business Recovery

GMF advancing its impact investing model to much larger scale.

After Prison Population Increase, the ACLU of Wisconsin Calls on Leadership to Reduce Incarcerated Population During Pandemic
Living Day to Day as an Essential Worker

Living Day to Day as an Essential Worker

They're still concerned for safety, just trying to get by.

WI Veterans Chamber Executive Director Selected for Economic Recovery Fellowship
How Will Health Dept. Free Mask Program Work?

How Will Health Dept. Free Mask Program Work?

Department plans to distribute 500,000 locally made masks.

AG Kaul Urges Senate to Ensure Relief for All Federal Student Loan Borrowers Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic
Evers Says No Statewide School Re-Opening Plan

Evers Says No Statewide School Re-Opening Plan

School districts will be responsible for decisions about re-opening.

Health Departments Can Enforce State Mask-Mandate

Health Departments Can Enforce State Mask-Mandate

Despite some Sheriffs' opposition, Evers administration says it can be enforced.

Federal Grant to Address Behavioral Health During COVID-19 Pandemic

Federal Grant to Address Behavioral Health During COVID-19 Pandemic

Funding to support services offered by county and community agencies

Nine Businesses Receive Warnings For Violating Milwaukee Mask Mandate

Nine Businesses Receive Warnings For Violating Milwaukee Mask Mandate

Bars and restaurants generating the largest number of complaints. Fines coming next.

WI Daily: New COVID-19 Testing Record, 728 New Cases
WI Daily

New COVID-19 Testing Record, 728 New Cases

Testing continues to climb, positive case rate falling, but state still recording large numbers of new cases.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report highlights public health measures taken by the Milwaukee Health and Fire Departments, Department of Administration, Election Commission, and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services