According to a release issued by the Governor’s office, Wisconsin Emergency Management will begin shipping more than 2 million cloth face masks and more than 4,200 infrared thermometers to K-12 public, charter and private schools throughout the state.
Democratic Gov. Tony Evers said he was considering at a statewide mask mandate, but after the Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down his “safer at home” order in May, a new one requiring masks to be worn is “unlikely.”
After a three-day stretch that during which approximately ten percent of all coronavirus tests in Wisconsin come back positive, a massive spike in total tests reported Tuesday sent that number back down to levels more in line with recent trends.
Police are still searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run on Madison’s East side last month.The victim's family said he died from his injuries on Saturday.Genuine with a heart full of gold: that's how family members are remembering Terence Logue.
The new, approximately 40-acre off-leash park will be located at Anderson Farm County Park in the Town of Oregon. It will be enclosed with perimeter fencing and offer a separate area for smaller dogs, according to Dane County Parks.
The Dane County Farmers’ Market is moving to the Alliant Energy Center grounds for the rest of 2020 after Capitol Police revoked their permit to operate at the market’s usual place at the Capitol Square in Madison.
The average number of confirmed COVID-19 cases over the past seven days continues to climb, even though the percent of positive new cases fell during the same period in Wisconsin. In another milestone, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Dane County surpassed 2,000 on Thursday, at 2,061.