FINAL SALUTE: Veteran gives WWII veteran a social distancing farewell

Tue Apr 07 01:59:52 PDT 2020

FINAL SALUTE: Veteran gives WWII veteran a social distancing farewell

Bob Gay passed away during the coronavirus pandemic on April 1. Gay's immediate family was able to say goodbye in person during his final days, but not his friends, including fellow veteran Johnny Simmons.

Scattered showers, storms possible Wednesday

This morning is warm and muggy. Temperatures are in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees. Most of the area will stay dry through the morning hours. No major weather problems are expected to impact morning travelers.

Sociology expert says the past mirrors the present amid police brutality reports

Amid police brutality reports, sociology expert in Wisconsin says history is repeating itself.

WATCH: Madison looks to expand outdoor seating for restaurants

The city of Madison is working on a program that would expand outdoor seating for local restaurants and bars. Shoestring budget doesn't really capture how dire the circumstances are," Jack Kear, Development Chair for the Marquette Neighborhood Association (MNA) said.

WATCH: Non-profit helping people become homeowners sees spike in interest

The COVID-19 pandemic is not slowing down Acts Housing, a non-profit working to help people become homeowners in the Beloit and Milwaukee areas. In fact, it is seeing a spike in interest even as people hunker down inside.

 

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