Science experiments inside the Curiosity Cube

Wed Jun 26 16:27:23 PDT 2019

Science experiments inside the Curiosity Cube

More sunshine expected on Wednesday

Wednesday highs get to around 50 degrees. Our next chance of an isolated shower will come on Thursday with highs pushing 60 degrees.

WATCH: DWD attempts to mitigate call backlog

At times, the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is facing 150 calls per second as the number of unemployment claims skyrockets. "Well, I've been trying for 8 or 9 days now to get through," Mike Ciaramita said as he described his experience trying to file for unemployment.

WATCH: There are no words: Friends remember double homicide victims

Its just a tragedy. I think were all trying to wrap our minds around it. There are no words, Dr. Melissa Stiles, UW Health Family Medicine, tells NBC15 News via a phone interview. For more than 20 years, Stiles worked alongside Dr. Beth Potter, 52, a victim of Tuesdays double homicide at the UW Arboretum.

WATCH: Dairy groups seek assistance from USDA to avoid milk disposal

Wisconsin dairy groups are calling on the federal government for assistance during the Covid-19 crisis. We just have an unprecedented situation, said Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association Executive Director, John Umhoefer. Theres nothing to compare this to.

WATCH: U.S. judge won't postpone spring election, extends absentee deadlines

A federal judge has denied a trio of last minute lawsuits' request to postpone next Tuesday's spring election and presidential primary in the face of the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent wave of absentee ballots it caused.

WATCH: Democrats push Milwaukee convention into August

The Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee this summer is being pushed back to August. The Convention Committee made the announcement Thursday morning in a statement saying the convention, where Democrats will anoint their presidential nominee, will be held during the week of August 17.