Following the Thanksgiving holiday, Public Health of Madison and Dane County is anticipating a surge in those seeking virus tests Tuesday, and is meeting the demand by enlisting the help of the Wisconsin National Guard.
A two-day lull during which only six COVID-19 related deaths were recorded across Wisconsin shattered abruptly Tuesday as the state reported more than 100 deaths on a single day for the first time ever.
The Packers are hopeful that hosting ticketed fans will be possible in the coming weeks and are preparing by hosting a small group of Packers employees and their household family in the stadium to evaluate COVID-19 protocols during Sunday’s game against the Bears.
Many viewers say they’re tired of hearing 16 News Now report the coronavirus numbers and dire warnings from health officials. Perhaps you should hear it from a COVID patient, struggling to breathe in the ICU.
Despite reaching two bleak milestones Saturday – over 3,000 deaths and 350,000 positive COVID-19 cases – the Wisconsin Department of Health Services recorded zero deaths Sunday and the least amount of positive cases seen in the last three weeks.