Doctor blasts Wisconsin senator's COVID vaccine skepticism
By Scott Bauer Jun. 25, 2021 11:15 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, a vocal critic of COVID-19 vaccine mandates, announced plans Friday to hold a news conference bringing...
Wisconsin school leaders blast Republican K-12 spending plan
By Todd Richmod Jun. 21, 2021 01:50 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Superintendents, school board members and other education leaders on Monday demanded that Republican lawmakers devote more state aid to...
Highlights of Republican-authored Wisconsin state budget
By Scott Bauer Jun. 17, 2021 10:30 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Legislature's budget-writing committee completed its work Thursday on the state's next two-year spending plan, paving the...
Heads of Wisconsin's largest school districts 'dismayed'
By Scott Bauer Jun. 15, 2021 10:07 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The superintendents of Wisconsin's five largest school districts told members of the Legislature on Tuesday that they're “dismayed” that ...
Highlights of the Wisconsin state budget
By Scott Bauer Jun. 14, 2021 04:02 PM EDT
Court: Local Wisconsin heath departments can't close schools
By Scott Bauer Jun. 11, 2021 10:38 AM EDT
Wisconsin Veterans Museum to re-open in July
Jun. 10, 2021 11:20 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Veterans Museum plans to reopen next month after state officials shut it down for 16 months amid the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
Marquette to require student vaccinations
Jun. 08, 2021 08:17 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Marquette University will require students to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by August to attend classes this fall. ...
Dane County governments inch toward in-person meetings again
Jun. 07, 2021 10:16 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Local governments across Dane County are inching back toward in-person meetings as the COVID-19 pandemic wanes. ...
COVID-19 hospitalizations at their lowest level in Wisconsin
Jun. 01, 2021 10:18 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Hospitalizations due to the COVID-19 virus hit their lowest recorded levels in Wisconsin this week before inching back up n Tuesday. ...
Wisconsin governor praises CDC's new mask guidelines
By Todd Richmond May. 14, 2021 01:30 PM EDT
Milwaukee’s ‘Food Fairy’ delivers food to those in need
By Sam Woods Of Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service May. 08, 2021 01:01 AM EDT
MILWAUKEE (AP) — When Laura Manriquez was 9 years old, her dad asked her what she wanted to be when she grew up. Her answer? A teacher, a nurse or a nun. ...
Wisconsin health officials order fraction of vaccine doses
By Todd Richmond May. 06, 2021 02:34 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin health officials said Thursday that they've ordered only a fraction of the COVID-19 vaccine doses the federal government had set...
US parents excited over prospect of virus shots for children
By Heather Hollingsworth And Todd Richmond May. 05, 2021 12:02 AM EDT
UW-Madison invites 2020 graduates back to campus celebration
Apr. 29, 2021 03:00 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Officials at the University of Wisconsin-Madison announced Thursday they're inviting 2020 graduates back to campus this fall to celebrate...
Dane County forms task force to expand internet access
Apr. 24, 2021 09:59 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Officials in Dane County have created a task force to explore how to expand internet access for rural residents. The...
Supply of COVID-19 vaccine nearing demand in Wisconsin
By Scott Bauer Apr. 22, 2021 02:25 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The supply of COVID-19 vaccine in Wisconsin is nearing the point of exceeding demand for the first time, with more than 50% of the...
The Latest: Las Vegas strip clubs given OK to reopen May 1
By The Associated Press Apr. 22, 2021 12:56 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin
By The Associated Press Apr. 21, 2021 01:40 AM EDT
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. April 19, 2021. Editorial: Wait and see right approach on Foxconn Monday’s announcement...
Republican law professor announces attorney general run
By Todd Richmond Apr. 19, 2021 01:00 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Ryan Owens announced Monday that he will run for attorney general, becoming the second...