Wisconsin Gov. Evers Plans Evening Address On COVID-19 As Cases SurgeGov. Tony Evers plans to livestream an address on COVID-19 in Wisconsin Tuesday evening as the state set new daily records for infections and deaths.
Coronavirus In Wisconsin: Health Officials Report More Than 11,000 New Cases Over The WeekendWisconsin health officials on Sunday reported more than 4,000 new cases of the coronavirus, a day after the state set a new daily record with more than 7,000 positive tests.
Health Officials In Western Wisconsin Urge Infected Residents To Help With Their Own Contact TracingAuthorities in a western Wisconsin county say they are overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases and are asking infected individuals to help with their own contact tracing.
Wisconsin Still 3rd State In Country In COVID-19 Cases Per CapitaWisconsin health officials on Sunday reported nearly 3,500 new cases of the coronavirus and 16 additional deaths in the last day.
Wisconsin Cancels Saturday's Game Against Nebraska Due To COVID CasesWisconsin also paused all team activities for at least seven days after a dozen people, including head coach Paul Chryst, tested positive for COVID.
Badgers Game Against Nebraska Canceled; Coach Paul Chryst Tests Positive For COVIDNo. 9 Wisconsin has canceled its game at Nebraska on Saturday and paused all team activities for at least seven days after a dozen people within the program including coach Paul Chryst tested positive for COVID-19.
Wis. Health Officials Report 5,262 Additional COVID Cases, 64 More Deaths -- Both Record Daily HighsWisconsin health officials on Tuesday reported 5,262 new COVID-19 cases and 64 additional deaths. Both figures are record-high numbers for daily cases and deaths in the state.
Supreme Court Won’t Extend Wisconsin Absentee Ballot DeadlineThe Supreme Court is siding with Republicans to prevent Wisconsin from counting mailed ballots that are received after Election Day.
Appeals Court Stays Wisconsin Gov. Evers' Limits On GatheringsEvers’ administration issued an emergency order on Oct. 6 limiting the size of indoor public gatherings to 25% of a building or room’s capacity or 10 people in places without an occupancy limit until Nov. 15.
COVID Hits Rural Midwestern Communities, Leaving Small Town Doctors WorriedRural counties across Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana sit among the top in the nation for new cases per capita over the last two weeks, according to Johns Hopkins researchers. In counties with just a few thousand people, the number of cases per capita can soar with even a small outbreak — and the toll hits close to home in tight-knit towns.
Wisconsin Sets Daily Record (Again) With 3,700+ New COVID-19 Cases: 'We Need To Take This Seriously'Wisconsin hit a new daily high for positive coronavirus cases for the second time this week on Thursday, a surge that the state's chief health officer called a crisis.
Wisconsin Judge Blocks Gov. Evers' Order Limiting Indoor Capacity As State Shatters COVID Case RecordsIn an attempt to stop the COVID-19 surge in Wisconsin, the governor ordered more stringent capacity rules at bars and restaurants. A lawsuit was filed by the state's Tavern League and on Wednesday a Sawyer County judge blocked the order.
'Very, Very Concerning': Wisconsin Hits New Daily Records With 3,279 COVID-19 Cases And 34 DeathsWisconsin has hit a pair of grim coronavirus milestones, with record highs for positive cases and deaths reported Tuesday, on the eve of an overflow field hospital opening near Milwaukee.
Wis. Gov. Evers Issues Order Limiting Public Indoor Gatherings To 25% Occupancy After COVID SurgeGov. Tony Evers issued an emergency order Tuesday limiting public indoor gatherings to 25% occupancy after Wisconsin became one of the nation's COVID hotspots.
Wisconsin Judge Expected To Make Decision On State's Mask MandateA Wisconsin judge heard arguments Monday in a lawsuit aimed at suspending Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' mask mandate but didn't immediately rule, saying he needs to think about it as COVID-19 surges across the state.