Thursday December 30, 2021 - Updated 3:05pm

Governor

3:03pm
Gov. Evers. And PSC Chair Valcq Column: Success Expanding Reliable, Affordable Broadband in 2021 “Year of Broadband Access”
3:03pm
Gov. Evers. 2021 Roundup: Gov. Evers Recaps 72-County Tour Across Wisconsin

Legislative

3:02pm
Sen. Nass. Time to force WEC to comply with administrative rules law. JCRAR Motion.

State Agencies

3:05pm
WEDC. Finding resources for rural Wisconsin
3:02pm
DHS. Urges Public Health Practices to Keep Kids Safe and in School
9:08am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Menasha Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Statewide

10:29am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Ag Day at the Capitol Set For January 26

Local

8:54am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Public Health Adopts New COVID-19 Quarantine and Isolation Guidance

Wednesday December 29, 2021

Legislative

11:01am
Rep. Hebl. 2022 New Year’s Resolutions for Wisconsin

State Agencies

10:59am
Wisconsin National Guard. 2021 Year-in-Review: another historic year.
10:56am
DOT. Frozen road law takes effect Thursday in northern Wisconsin
10:53am
DHS. Secretary-designee Karen Timberlake’s Statement on CDC Recommendations to Shorten Isolation and Quarantine Periods

Local

10:58am
Brown County Health & Human Services.  Adopts new CDC isolation and quarantine guidance.
10:55am
Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport.  To Receive $2.8 million from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Tuesday December 28, 2021

Governor

3:37pm
Gov. Evers. Grants More Pardons Than Any Governor in Contemporary History

Legislative

9:04am
Sen. Kapenga, Speaker Vos. Letter to Gov. Evers regarding State of the State.

State Agencies

3:38pm
WEDC. City of Dodgeville receives $250,000 state grant to support expansion of dental clinic
9:05am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Bloomer Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Statewide

9:50am
Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired.  January 4 is World Braille Day.

Education

4:03pm
UW-Stevens Point. Community testing resumes Jan. 3

Thursday December 23, 2021

Legislative

9:18am
Speaker Vos. Foxconn Investing in Wisconsin

State Agencies

9:19am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The Village Of Winter Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

2:38pm
Fox Cities Chamber.  To move dates of two upcoming events

Statewide

2:47pm
Customers First Coalition. Electric Wire, Episode 20: 2021 Year-in-Review Roundtable.

Education

9:19am
UW-Stout. Four alumni at DreamWorks Animation help bring laughter and joy to millions

Wednesday December 22, 2021

Legislative

12:54pm
Waukesha Legislative Delegation Letter to Gov. Evers regarding Milwaukee County DA.
12:20pm
Sen. Felzkowski, Rep. Swearingen.  Letter to AG Kaul on Head Start Vaccine Mandate
12:11pm
Rep. Brandtjen.  Republican Members of the Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections Seek Clarification on Databases
9:59am
Rep. Hebl.  Statement on Wisconsin Assembly Democratic Leadership Changes
9:51am
DOC Sec. Carr.  Statement on State Worker Compensation Plan action taken by JCOER
9:48am
Rep. Steffen. Stadium District Closure Bill Introduced in Madison

State Agencies

2:50pm
DHS. Reminds Wisconsinites of COVID-19 Testing Options
1:44pm
DOR.  Wisconsin homeowners get a nice present from the lottery.
12:14pm
DWD. November Local Employment and Unemployment Data Released
10:01am
WEDC. Wikoff Color Corporation establishes new facility in Lisbon
9:58am
DNR. Urges Ice Anglers To Protect Waterways From Aquatic Invasive Species
9:57am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City of Whitehall Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

12:59pm
A Better Mount Pleasant. Questions Grow About Foxconn Project Manager’s Hourly Pay

Statewide

2:36pm
RENEW Wisconsin. Solar Grants Help Wisconsin Nonprofits Invest $1.4 Million in Renewable Energy Projects
12:13pm
Marshfield Clinic. Marshfield Medical Center-Minocqua achieves Level III trauma care designation.
12:10pm
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Releases Meat Processing Report
9:55am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Our top five research findings for 2021.
9:53am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Chippewa County to Host 2024 Farm Technology Days
9:52am
Dairyland Power Cooperative. Windstorm Response: Thank you, Dairyland Crews

Education

1:43pm
UW-Stout. As challenges piled up, graduate didn’t back down
11:17am
UW-Eau Claire. Winterim courses to begin on Jan. 3, 2022
10:35am
UW-Madison. Flexibility may be the key to potent peptides for treating diabetes
10:00am
UW System. Announces new COVID-19 student health care worker initiative
9:59am
UW-Madison. New model establishes early link between UW-Madison engineers and entrepreneurs
9:57am
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces January 2022 program offerings

Local

10:37am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. City and Milwaukee Police Association Reach Agreement on COVID Vaccinations
9:54am
Milwaukee Ald. Dimitrijevic. Introduces Plan to Combat the Spread of the Omicron Variant in Milwaukee

Congress

2:49pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. And Colleagues Press Meta on Failure to Address Election-Related Misinformation and Disinformation as Jan. 6 Anniversary Approaches

Tuesday December 21, 2021

Governor

11:26am
Gov. Evers.   Announces Largest Positive GAAP Balance in Wisconsin State History
9:52am
Gov. Evers. Announces More Than 20,000 Farmers Receive $50 Million Through 2021 Farm Support Program
9:51am
Gov. Evers. And St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin Sign Compact Amendment Permitting Event Wagering
9:51am
Gov. Evers. Authorizes Marinette County to Lower Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Retired Captain and Trooper Bryan G. Peth

Legislative

4:37pm
Rep. Haywood. Elected by his peers as the first Black Assistant Democratic Caucus Leader in Wisconsin.
3:39pm
Sen. Marklein. Statement on State Employee Compensation Plan Approval
3:38pm
Sen. Ballweg. Column: A Look Back on My First Year as Your State Senator
1:16pm
Speaker Vos. Legislature approves state worker raises.
12:49pm
Sen. Smith.  Commends Governor Evers for WI Farm Support Program
12:48pm
Sen. Kapenga. Milwaukee County District Attorney Should be Fired, Not Receive a Raise
11:56am
LAB. State of Wisconsin FY 2020-21 Financial Statements.
11:56am
LAB. Report 21-22: University of Wisconsin System
11:36am
Patients First Coalition. Koreen’s Law Receives Strong Bipartisan Support from 81 Wisconsin State Lawmakers
11:05am
PROFS. Testimony to the Joint Committee on Employment Relations (JCOER) requesting approval of the 2%/2% UW System faculty-staff pay plan
9:05am
Rep. Vining. Congratulates New Assembly Democratic Caucus Leadership

State Agencies

2:33pm
DNR. 2022 State Park And Forest Admission Stickers And Trail Passes Available For Purchase
2:02pm
AG Kaul. Announces Judgment Including $90,000 Penalty for Alleged Hazardous Waste Violations
12:32pm
DHS. Gov. Evers and DHS Announce FEMA Support for Wisconsin Hospitals
10:04am
DFI. Issues Decentralized Finance Investor Advisory
9:49am
AG Kaul. And Wisconsin Emergency Management Announce Wireless Emergency Alerts for Certain Silver Alert Cases
9:10am
DNR. Welcomes Wisconsin Specialty Recycling To The State’s Green Tier Program
9:06am
DNR. Drawing Down Niebauer Springs Pond
9:06am
ETF. Holiday Closings of ETF Offices 2021

Economy/Business

2:22pm
WMC. Foundation Launches New Website

Courts

3:38pm
District III Court of Appeals. Wisconsin Justice Initiative v. Wisconsin Elections Commission.
3:37pm
Wisconsin Justice Initiative.  Reaction to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision today certifying to the Wisconsin Supreme Court the challenge to the Marsy’s Law amendment
10:51am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Eric L. Crandall.
10:50am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. City of Waukesha.
9:05am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Becker v. Dane County - Order

Education

4:36pm
Wisconsin Pork Association. 2022 Mentorship Applications Being Accepted
4:35pm
Marquette University. Doctoral candidate earns third place in Science Coalition video challenge
1:16pm
UW-Stout. School of Hospitality Leadership students get ‘red carpet’ treatment at leading state resorts
12:52pm
UW-Eau Claire. Blugolds come together to provide hearing screening to young children in Arcadia
11:34am
UW-Madison. Study finds that not even the largest lakes in the world are safe from salt
11:05am
UW-Eau Claire. Mask requirement extended through Jan. 30, 2022

Local

1:28pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Nearly 150 Omicron Cases Identified in Dane County
12:51pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Incoming Mayor releases plan to combat reckless driving
11:35am
Spectrum. Donates $12,000 to local police departments.
11:26am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Oneida County Jail Lifts Ban on Physical Mail After ACLU of Wisconsin Intervenes, Organization Asks LaCrosse County Jail To Also Reconsider Policy
9:12am
AARP Wisconsin. Greenfield proposal to buy new pairs of ice skates for free use in Konkel Park wins AARP Wisconsin grant
9:08am
AARP Wisconsin Plan to add new Maple Hills Snowshoe Trail in Shawano County park wins AARP Small Dollar, Big Impact Grant

Congress

3:35pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Announces 2021 Congressional App Challenge Winners

Monday December 20, 2021

Legislative

4:58pm
Rep. Subeck.   Congratulates Assembly Democratic Leader-Elect Neubauer and Assistant Leader-Elect Haywood
4:15pm
Sen. Smith. Thanks Governor Evers for Rural School Investments
4:04pm
Rep. Spreitzer. Statement on the Election of Rep. Greta Neubauer and Rep. KalanHaywood
3:51pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Elected Assembly Democratic Leader
3:49pm
Rep. Shankland. Statement on BillerudKorsnäs AB’s Acquisition of Verso
3:14pm
Rep. Hintz.  Congratulates Assembly Democratic Leader-Elect Neubauer and Assistant Leader-Elect Haywood
3:13pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Congratulates Rep. Neubauer and Rep. Haywood.
3:12pm
Sen. Bewley. Assembly Democratic Leadership Election Results
3:03pm
Rep. Brandtjen.  The City of Racine Continues to Ignore Wisconsin Election Laws
3:01pm
Rep. Krug.  Wisconsin Rapids paper mill to be bought by Swedish firm
12:04pm
Sen. Felzkowski.  Statement on Sale of Verso Mill

State Agencies

3:10pm
DOR. Collections, November FY2022.
3:07pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Volk Field employee passes away due to COVID-19 complications
1:10pm
DSPS. Governor Tony Evers Tours Stratatech production facility with DSPS Secretary Dawn Crim, UW–Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank
1:05pm
AG Kaul. Joins Amicus Brief in Support of Dreamers, Pushes Back on Texas Lawsuit Attacking DACA
12:34pm
Gov. Evers, WHEDA. Announce $1 Million in WHEDA Foundation Grants for Emergency and Extremely Low-Income Housing
12:30pm
DHS. Issues Public Health Advisory about the Omicron Variant
11:23am
Wisconsin National Guard. Continues to fulfill state’s needs in COVID-19 pandemic response
11:10am
Wisconsin Lottery. Holly Jolly Raffle Winner Claims $100,000 Prize
10:06am
WEDC. Software firm growing Milwaukee office with WEDC help
9:43am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Waterloo Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

9:44am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Funds you should know: Hear from Milwaukee-area investor groups at Jan. 13 luncheon in Wauwatosa
9:10am
Wisconsin Realtors Association. November 2021 Home Sales Report

Statewide

10:06am
Security Health Plan. Krista Hoglund named as chief executive officer
9:10am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. End of the Year Democracy Check List for a Tumultuous Year in Wisconsin

Courts

3:52pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Wisconsin Supreme Court to Hear WILL Challenge to Dane County Health Orders
12:06pm
Common Sense Wisconsin. Analysis of Gov. Evers’ Redistricting Map

Education

3:10pm
  • Marquette University. Awarded $3.8 million grant from Department of Defense for new “In Defense of Water” program
12:32pm
UW-Stout. Workshop with Canon exposes video production students to latest camera technology
12:06pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association.  UW Now Livestream: The Omicron Variant
10:16am
UW-Eau Claire. Alumnus challenges new graduates to find a career that makes them 'come alive' every day
9:10am
UW-Madison. ‘Look at us now:’ Graduates reclaim Kohl Center traditions for 2021 winter commencement
9:10am
UW-Eau Claire. Professor wins international women composer competition
9:10am
UW-La Crosse. Eagle Battalion tops in region
9:10am
UW-River Falls. Four faculty fellowships at UW-River Falls funded by state-sponsored Dairy Innovation Hub

Local

3:50pm
MMSD. Manzanet & Stone to Lead MMSD Commission in 2022
3:04pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Face Covering Order Extended Amid High COVID Hospitalization Rates and Concerns over New Variant
11:23am
Devils Lake Climbing Guides.  Registration open for Wilderness First Responder course.
10:15am
Wisconsin Policy Forum.  Workforce Talent a Strong Suit for Metro Milwaukee; Other Innovation Indicators Lag
9:10am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Appoints Karen Dettmer as the Interim Commissioner of the Department of Public Works
9:10am
Milwaukee City Attorney Spencer. Statement on church-owned property

Congress

12:07pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Praises Federal Investment of $282 million in the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and Support to States to Implement 988

Friday December 17, 2021

Legislative

12:50pm
Rep. Neubauer. Thanks Rep. Hesselbein for her Mentorship and Leadership
10:32am
Sen. Bernier. and 28 Colleagues Ask U.S. Congress to Halt Efforts to Usurp Elections, Weaken System Letter.
9:02am
Rep. Hintz. Thanks Rep. Hesselbein For Her Leadership
9:01am
Rep. Spreitzer. Statement on Announcement from Rep. Dianne Hesselbein

State Agencies

3:57pm
WEDC. Strengthening Wisconsin’s paper, forest products industry
2:51pm
DATCP. Portage County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD
1:04pm
DNR. OutWiGo To Wisconsin State Parks On New Year’s Day
12:52pm
DATCP. Urges Consumers to Use Caution When Contracting for Wind Damage Repairs
12:51pm
DWD. BLS Releases State Level Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey Data for October 2021
12:49pm
DWD. Robust Wisconsin Labor Laws Protect State's Migrant Seasonal Farmworkers
11:35am
DNR. Confirms CWD in wild deer harvested in Vilas County.
11:35am
AG Kaul. Reminds Wisconsinites of Speak Up, Speak Out School Safety Tool
10:01am
Sen. Marklein. Column: 2021 Year in Review.

Economy/Business

2:50pm
Fox Cities Chamber. Fox Cities Young Professional Award Recipients Recognized at Future 15 Event

Education

11:34am
UW-Stout. Kuester receives December University Staff Appreciation Award
9:02am
UW-Stout. Graphic design student wins city’s Let’s Paint the Town logo contest, inspired by Clock Tower

Local

3:33pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas.  Issues Statement on the Dismissal of Supervisor Clancy’s Claims Against the Sheriff’s Office

Congress

9:02am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Applauds USDA’s $114.5 Million Investment to Build and Improve Critical Infrastructure in Rural Wisconsin
9:01am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Vilsack visit targets infrastructure, dairy support
9:01am
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds Federal DBIA Funding During Vilsack Visit

Thursday December 16, 2021

Legislative

4:38pm
Reps. Macco, Wittke. Tax Reform: Eliminating Income Tax in Wisconsin
1:42pm
LFB. School Aid Funding from the Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund
12:27pm
Sen. Agard, Rep. Pope.   Introduce Menstrual Products Bill
11:43am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Assembly Speaker Robin Vos Says Sham Inquiry of 2020 Election Will Drag On Into 2022
11:25am
Reps. Ramthun, Brandtjen, Wichgers, Allen. State Representatives: Appeal to Authority Fallacy
9:50am
Rep. Neubauer.  Announces Run for Assembly Democratic Minority Leader

State Agencies

4:14pm
Midwest Environmental Advocates, Honor the Earth, Sierra Club, 350 Madison. Public Encouraged to Weigh In After DNR Releases Draft Environmental Reviewof Controversial Enbridge Pipeline in Northern Wisconsin
3:49pm
DWD. Joint Enforcement Task Force on Payroll Fraud and Worker Misclassification Seeking Public Comment
2:46pm
DHS. Families with Children Who Did Not Receive Free or Reduced Price Meals at School Due to COVID-19 to Receive Food Benefits
1:19pm
DCF. Domestic violence funding to reach over 4,000 individuals statewide
12:18pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin's Total Employment Grows by 6,200, Preliminary Unemployment Rate Ties for Record-low 3.0%
11:23am
DNR. Seeking Public Input On Draft Environmental Impact Statement For Proposed Enbridge Pipeline Relocation
10:12am
WEDC. Village of East Troy receives $250,000 state grant for downtown building
9:49am
Wisconsin Claims Board. Decisions.
9:44am
DHS. Secretary-designee Karen Timberlake Joins First Lady Dr. Jill Biden on Visit to Children's Wisconsin to Encourage Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccinations
9:32am
DNR. Learn About State Natural Areas, Home To Wisconsin’s Endangered Species

Economy/Business

2:32pm
US Cellular. What to Expect from Wireless Technology in 2022

Statewide

2:46pm
Bellin Health, Children's Wisconsin, ThedaCare. New Partnership Will Focus on Enhancing Pediatric Primary and Specialty Care inNortheast and Central Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula
1:19pm
UnityPoint Health – Meriter. (Updated) Seeking Donations Amid Critical Blood Shortage
12:26pm
AARP Wisconsin. New AARP analysis: Only 29% of nursing home residents and 11% of staff in WI have received COVID-19 booster
11:34am
ABC for Health. Report: Despite COVID, Medical Debt Lawsuits Continue at Some Wisconsin Hospitals
10:30am
Badger Institute. A judicial tool, no crystal ball
9:31am
Institute for Reforming Government, Americans for Tax Reform, WMC, Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Tax Reform Coalition: Eliminate State Income Tax for Massive Middle Class and Small Business Tax Relief

Courts

11:22am
Clean Wisconsin. Appeals Court Sides with Clean Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Nation to ProtectRare Wetland
9:33am
Midwest Environmental Advocates. Appeals Court Rejects Meteor Timber Request to Reinstate Permit for Destruction of Wetlands
9:33am
District IV Court of Appeals. Meteor Timber v. Wisconsin Division of Hearings and Appeals.

Education

3:54pm
UW-Milwaukee. Again achieves top-tier research status with Carnegie classification
2:47pm
Marquette University. Marquette Law School receives $5 million to establish the Andrew Center for Restorative Justice
2:32pm
UW-Stout. Animators and game designers recognized as top artists in regional competition
1:20pm
DPI. Department will hold public hearing on proposed rule related to reevaluation criteria
11:44am
UW-Eau Claire. HR management and Spanish grad to advocate for Spanish speakers
11:24am
UW-Madison. Shark antibody-like proteins neutralize COVID-19 virus, help prepare for future coronaviruses
11:24am
Marquette University. Alumnus, Comcast president Bill Stemper to Marquette University Board of Trustees
11:22am
UW-Stout. Fall Senior Show to include in-person event Dec. 17

Local

4:19pm
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs. State grant, collaborative partnership to benefit Milwaukee teens
3:46pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative. Genoa Site Donations Benefit Local Communities and Schools
2:47pm
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Major Expansion, Investment in Brown County
12:20pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the Biden-Harris Lead Pipe and Paint Action Plan
10:30am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Omicron Variant in Dane County: Pay Attention, Don’t Panic

Congress

2:44pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Warren; U.S. Rep. Maloney. Lead More than 100 Democrats in Senate and House in Reintroducing Landmark CARE Act to Combat the Substance Use Epidemic
1:51pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Calls on Pelosi to Allow Vote on Bipartisan Resolution to End Biden's Business Vaccine Mandate
1:20pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Introduces the Insulin Cost Reduction Act
9:58am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Requests Records from Top Medical Journals Regarding Retracted Studies

Wednesday December 15, 2021

Governor

3:33pm
Gov. Evers Submits New Redistricting Maps Using “Least Change” Approach Pursuant to Court Order
2:13pm
Sen. Pfaff. Congratulates Secretary Brennan on service, welcomes SecretaryBlumenfeld
12:45pm
Fair Elections Project. Statement on draft maps submitted by Governor Evers.
11:28am
Gov. Evers.  Announces Brennan Leaving Evers Administration, Blumenfeld to Lead Department of Administration
10:33am
Wisconsin Coalition to End Social Isolation & Loneliness.  Proclaims Loneliness and Social Isolation Awareness Day as Coalition Efforts Battle Growing Public Health Challenges
10:31am
Wisconsin BPDD. Governor Evers Proclaims Loneliness and Social Isolation Awareness Day

Legislative

3:33pm
Speaker Vos. Throws out ‘People’s Maps’, Draws New Maps in Secret
3:30pm
Rep. Shankland. Reintroduces Bipartisan Legislation to Support Wisconsin’s CDFIs
2:13pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. The Scheme to Sabotage Our Vote in Wisconsin
11:40am
Rep. Stubbs. Introduces Taskforce on Missing and MurderedAfrican American Women
9:00am
Rep. Baldeh. To Speaker Vos: Tobacco at 21 Bill Deserves a Floor Vote

State Agencies

1:49pm
Ready Wisconsin. Be weather prepared during rare December wind and storm event
11:33am
AG Kaul. Announces Appointment of Tina Virgil to be Division of Criminal Investigation Administrator
10:55am
Wisconsin Lottery. La Crosse Man is Lucky Twice
10:32am
Wisconsin Right to Life. Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul Won’t Enforce Abortion Law
9:58am
DOT. Strong winds expected to cause traffic hazards starting Wednesday
9:00am
DOJ. Former Rock County Deputy Sheriff Arrested for Child Sexual Assault

Economy/Business

3:28pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative. Completes acquisition of RockGen Energy Center to support renewable energy integration

Statewide

4:30pm
Wisconsin Paper Council.  Coalition Awarded $500,000 “Build Back Better Regional Challenge” Grant
10:40am
We Are Many United Against Hate. Domestic Terrorism, Jan 6, 2022 event
10:06am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition. Family Caregiver’s Third job: Navigating the Maze of Systems
9:00am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Two-Way Street: Is there a better way to distribute local road aid in Wisconsin?

Education

4:28pm
UW-Madison. From ground to orbit, sensors check air to improve quality
2:16pm
UW-Milwaukee.  To award four honorary degrees at commencement
2:14pm
UW-Stout. Graduate’s long journey toward bachelor’s degree ends at Dec. 18 commencement
1:52pm
Whitewater Unified School District.  Rebrands Youth Apprenticeship Program
1:10pm
WARF. Two UW-Madison teams chosen 2021 WARF Innovation Award winners
10:34am
UW-Eau Claire. Creating her own sustainability studies degree plan: Lauren Gaffron
9:00am
UW-Stout. Fall Senior Show, Stout Game Expo premiere online Dec. 17

Local

12:29pm
Racine Public Health. COVID-19 Testing At Festival Hall Will Continue Through January 6th
9:00am
City of Madison. Building Inspection Closing Office Building at 131 West Wilson Again

Congress

2:23pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Joins Stefanik As Cosponsor of Upholding the Law at Our Border Act
1:50pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Brown, Casey, and Stabenow Introduce Permanent Extension of Health Coverage Tax Credit
11:34am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Votes for National Defense Authorization Act to Support Wisconsin’s Service Members, Veterans, and Economy
10:41am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Wisconsin Supports Build Back Better Investment in Universal Pre-K and Affordable Child Care
9:59am
U.S. Sen.Baldwin. Statement on President Biden’s Nomination of Judge William Pocan to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
9:00am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Votes No on Aiding Democrats’ Reckless Spending Spree

Tuesday December 14, 2021

Governor

2:28pm
WTCS. Governor announces Innovation Grants to technical colleges
12:49pm
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin. Wisconsin Pharmacy Schools Applaud Expanded Access to Pharmacist-Provided Care
9:15am
Gov. Evers. Announces Nearly $60 Million in Projects Aimed at Developing Long-Term Solutions to State's Workforce Challenges

Legislative

4:23pm
Rep. Rozar.  On Medicaid Reimbursement Increase
3:34pm
Rep. Murphy. UW Not Requiring ACT/SAT is a Disservice to Students and Public
12:44pm
WPHCA. Advocates Encourage Support for Veterans and Healthcare Workforce Legislation
10:48am
LAB. Report 21-21: Electronics and Information Technology Manufacturing Zone Program
9:17am
Veterans for Political Innovation.  Memo regarding SB-250 hearing.
9:14am
Democracy Found Action. Hearing Demonstrates Growing Support for Final-Five Voting Bill
9:11am
Sen. Bewley. Statement on Representative Gordon Hintz Announcement On Stepping Down as Minority Leader
9:09am
Sens. Kooyenga, Smith; Reps. Kurtz, Riemer. Hearing on Bipartisan Bill to Improve U.S. Congressional Elections

State Agencies

3:32pm
DOT. Holiday season Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign begins
12:50pm
DHS. Governor Evers, DHS Mark the One-Year Anniversary of COVID-19 Vaccine Arriving in Wisconsin
10:49am
DNR. New Baiting And Feeding Ban In Effect For Clark and Jackson Counties
9:20am
DNR. Seeking Public Input On Proposed Lake Whitefish And Electronic Reporting Rule

Economy/Business

2:30pm
Midwest Renewable Energy Association.  Scholarship program exceeds fundraising goal
9:12am
WEC Energy Group. Jayhawk Wind Farm goes into service

Education

4:24pm
Alverno College. Will hold its 164th Commencement on December 18.
4:22pm
UW-Eau Claire. Volleyball seniors and Division III champions take life lessons from the game
11:22am
UW-Eau Claire. International student thrives as a Blugold despite pandemic
10:48am
UW-Stout. Student expo features nearly 100 research projects, including ice fishing gadget
9:41am
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor’s Blog: Workforce Innovation Grant powers rural workforce partnerships
9:22am
UW-Eau Claire.  Collaboration, partnerships at the heart of $9.4 million Workforce Innovation Grant
9:18am
UW-Stout. Overcoming ‘uphill battle,’ art education graduate feels ‘very prepared to teach’
9:13am
UW-La Crosse. Winter commencement set for Dec. 19

Local

2:29pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Milwaukee County nears 100 percent compliance with employee COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
12:47pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Statement on the Death of Dick Wagner
12:46pm
Milwaukee Council President Johnson. Youngest African American architect in Wisconsin appointed to Historic Preservation Commission

Congress

2:26pm
Family Friendly Wisconsin. Urges immediate passage of Build Back Better.
9:23am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Pandemic Preparedness and Support Made in America Medical Supplies
9:10am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. CBO Score is Latest Example of Democrat Dishonesty in Trying to Sell Radical Agenda to the American People

Monday December 13, 2021

Governor

4:39pm
Gov. Evers. Sixteen Governors Urge Senate Action to Protect Voting Rights

Legislative

4:20pm
Rep. Pope.  Thanks Rep. Gordon Hintz for caucus leadership.
4:19pm
Rep. Emerson. Rep. Hintz Stepping Down as Assembly Democratic Leader
4:18pm
Rep. Neubauer. Thanks Rep. Hintz for His Service, Leadership
4:17pm
Speaker Vos. Responds to Rep. Hintz’s Decision to Step Down as Minority Leader
2:28pm
Rep. Dallman. Visits Local Hospital
2:04pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Thanks Rep. HIntz for his leadership.
1:56pm
Rep. Spreitzer. Statement on Announcement from Rep. Gordon Hintz
1:38pm
Rep. Hintz.  To step down as Assembly Democratic Leader.
11:13am
Sen. Smith. Column: The Final Five: How Would You Rank Them?
9:09am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW week of Dec. 13, 2021

State Agencies

2:29pm
Wisconsin National Guard. National Guard celebrates 385th birthday
12:55pm
DHS. La Crosse Lighthouse Peer-Run Respite Opens
10:46am
DATCP. Appoints Fratney L. Miller as General Counsel
10:28am
DNR. Winter Issue Of The Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine Highlights The Wonders Of Winter

Economy/Business

9:24am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  With addition of ‘pitch decks,’ Governor’s Business Plan Contest open for entries through Jan. 31, 2022

Education

4:19pm
UW-Eau Claire. After 22 years of leadership, Charles Vue to retire in 2022
2:03pm
UW-Stout. Graduate from Montana finishes degree to help her local school keep life skills classes
11:01am
UW-Madison. Senior Lydia Nyachieo named Marshall Scholar, one of country’s top undergraduate honors
11:00am
UW-Platteville. Holds 207th commencement
11:00am
UW-Platteville. Students bring new ideas to popular household appliances
10:59am
UW-Platteville. Students conduct feeding trials to explore use for hazelnuts, donate to local food pantries
10:28am
UW-Stout. Three commencement ceremonies scheduled Dec. 18 for 560 graduates
9:33am
UW-Milwaukee. Offers new certificate in AI, machine learning to help meet booming demand

Local

10:30am
Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport.  Three New Nonstop Flights Launch This Week @GRB
9:08am
Milwaukee Riverkeeper. Annual report on river health shows improvements in water quality.

Friday December 10, 2021

Governor

11:20am
Gov. Evers. And DATCP Announce $30 Million Investment in Food Pantry Network
11:19am
Gov. Evers. Delivers Democratic Radio Address on Investments Made in Wisconsin's Tourism and Entertainment Industries
11:19am
Gov. Evers. And Evers Administration Sign Tribal Consultation Agreements

Legislative

3:13pm
Wisconsin Property Taxpayers.  Thank you, Rep. Thiesfeldt!
1:15pm
Reps, Petryk, Haywood; Sens. Kooyenga, Johnson. Bi-Partisan Licensing Reform Legislation Becomes Law
12:08pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on UW System Optional ACT/SAT Testing
11:24am
Sen. Stroebel. Criminals Emboldened by Milwaukee County Leniency
11:23am
Speaker Vos. Thanks Rep. Thiesfeldt for his Service
11:18am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Billions and Billions and Billions for Broadband
10:48am
School Choice Wisconsin. Statement on retirement of Rep. Thiesfeldt.
8:59am
Sen. Kapenga. Column: What are they teaching our children?
8:57am
DPI. State Superintendent Dr. Jill Underly letter in response to the Joint Finance Committee co-chairs

State Agencies

3:37pm
DOJ. Officer Involved Death Investigation in Lincoln County, Wis.
3:12pm
DNR. Virtual CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting Dec. 14
3:11pm
Wisconsin National Guard. 176th Cyber Protection Team completes mobilization in support of U.S. Cyber Command
12:47pm
DHS. Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Dose for everyone 16 and older
12:45pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  Reviews proposed retaining walls for Lone Rock Bridge Project.
11:18am
WEDC. 2021 MARKETPLACE Community Economic Development Awards recognize notable business and community leaders
10:52am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of South Wayne Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
9:01am
DNR. Asks Public To Report Black Bear Den Locations For New Research Study
8:58am
ETF. November WRS Investment Preliminary Performance

Economy/Business

11:24am
WMC. Evan Umpir Joins WMC as Director of Tax, Transportation & Legal Affairs

Statewide

10:49am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Milwaukee’s Amani Housing Pilot: A Model for Neighborhood Revitalization?

Education

12:46pm
UW-River Falls.  To offer international dual degree program, partners with university in the Netherlands
11:21am
UW System. Board of Regents approves tribal consultation policy
10:52am
UW-Eau Claire. Foster Gallery presents BFA senior exhibition 'In Tune'
9:00am
UW-Eau Claire. High-impact experiences on campus and in world help prepare Blugold for future success

Local

4:15pm
Brown County Treasurer Zeller. For Brown County taxpayers.

Congress

3:14pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Sounds Alarm on Rising Prices and $3 Trillion Spending Bill Cost Estimate
11:22am
Sen. Baldwin. Applauds USDA Announcement to Open 2022 Signup for Dairy Margin Coverage and Expand Program for Supplemental Production
8:58am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Votes No on Raising the Debt Limit, Aiding Democrats’ Reckless Spending

Thursday December 9, 2021

Governor

2:18pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds $30 Million Investment in Wisconsin Food Pantries
1:17pm
Wisconsin Woodchucks. Governor Evers Announces Woodchucks as Recipient of Minor League Sports Grant

Legislative

4:24pm
Rep. Hebl.  Column: Federal Infrastructure Bill is a Winner for Wisconsin
3:18pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born. Request Swift Response from DPI
1:48pm
Rep. Steineke. Thanks Rep. Thiesfeldt for his Service to Wisconsin
12:27pm
Rep. Thisefeldt.  Announces His Last Term in the Assembly
12:20pm
Sen. Agard, Rep. Snodgrass.   Introduce Bills to Stop “Stealth” Sexual Assault and the Sending of Unsolicited Lewd Images
10:41am
LFB. Summary of Proposed 2021-23 State Compensation Plan Provisions, Licensing Reimbursement Provisions
9:02am
Sen. Testin. Calls on Assembly to Pass Legislation to Bring Swift Justice

State Agencies

1:59pm
DOT. Make your voice heard about Wisconsin’s transportation future
1:59pm
WEDC. 40th Annual MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards recognize outstanding diverse businesses
1:59pm
PSC.  Awards More Than $277 Thousand in Refueling Readiness Grants for 15 Projects
11:57am
DHS. Awards $8.1 Million in Community Outreach Grants to Promote Equity in COVID-19 Vaccinations
10:07am
AG Kaul. Announces Judgment Requiring $90,000 Penalty for Alleged Excess Emissions and Other Air Pollution Violations
9:04am
DOT. 'Lucky to have survived': Crashes involving State Patrol cruisers a reminder of Move Over laws

Economy/Business

2:15pm
Fox Cities Chamber.  Announces 2021 Professional Leadership Award Recipients
12:13pm
MadREP. Launches Rural Revolving Loan Fund
10:43am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce.  Rogers Behavioral Health joins Wisconsin LGBT Chamber as newest Gold Member
9:08am
WMC Foundation. Wisconsin 2035 Report Offers a Vision for the State’s Economic Future
9:06am
Exact Sciences. Commits $500,000 to Urban League Black Business Hub

Statewide

9:07am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition.  All On Our Own: Part Time Help for Full Time Care

Education

2:31pm
Marquette University. Professor named first Latina president of Midwest Modern Language Association
1:58pm
UW-Eau Claire. Social work graduate pursues career helping Wisconsin youth
12:12pm
UW-Stout. Hired before graduation, business administration major ‘loved every aspect’ of UW-Stout experience
12:02pm
UW-Stevens Point. All that jazz: Voice is the instrument of this UW-Stevens Point graduate
10:44am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugolds who found love as students now find joy in making UW-Eau Claire dream come true
10:08am
UW-Stout. University Library donates more than 12,500 books to Books for Africa

Local

1:57pm
Racine Mayor Mason. City Installs 9 New Historical Markers Commemorating Racine’s Abolitionist History
9:03am
City of Racine, West Racine Alliance. To Host Washington Ave Re-Opening Event

Congress

1:20pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Markey; Reps. Eshoo, DeFazio. Reintroduce Legislation to Protect Community Television
9:03am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Votes to Reject Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Wednesday December 8, 2021

Legislative

4:21pm
Rep. Pope.  Thanks Sen. Jon Erpenbach for service to Wisconsin.
3:51pm
Sen. Testin. Advocates for Campus Free Speech
3:27pm
Sen. Roys.  Thanks Sen. Erpenbach for his Service to Wisconsin
3:27pm
Rep. Subeck. Applauds Vice President Kamala Harris’s Call to Action for Improvements to U.S. Maternal Health Outcomes
2:15pm
Sen. Agard.  Thanks Senator Jon Erpenbach For his Years of Public Service
2:12pm
Rep. Baldeh.  End Unfair and Harmful Phone Charges in County Jails: New Legislative Proposal
2:09pm
Reps. Subeck, Andraca.  Wisconsin Republicans to Hold Hearing on Bill Allowing Guns in Schools One Week after Michigan School Shooting Tragedy
12:58pm
Sen. Bewley.  Statement on Senator Erpenbach’s decision not to seek re-election
11:16am
Rep. Hesselbein. Congratulates Sen. Jon Erpenbach on retirement.
11:04am
Sen.Erpenbach. Will Not Seek Re-election

State Agencies

2:16pm
DATCP. Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board Nominees Announced, Election Underway
11:44am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment On ATV and UTV Trail Guidelines
11:21am
ReadyWisconsin. Make fire safety a priority during the holiday season
10:39am
DNR. 2022 Keep Wildlife Wild Poster Contest Now Open
10:37am
Wisconsin National Guard. 107th continues to perform well during NATO deployment for Operation Atlantic Resolve
10:37am
DATCP. Gift Cards Make a Great Present – Scammers Love Them Too
9:14am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Sheboygan Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Statewide

11:46am
I-94 East-West EconConnect. I-94 East-West Traffic Volumes Return to Pre-COVID Levels
11:15am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Announces Athan G. Theoharis Internship Opportunity

Education

2:10pm
UW-Stevens Point. To offer three in-person commencement ceremonies Dec. 11
10:55am
UW-Stout. Technology education students learn collaboration as they build, compete with battle bots
10:54am
Alverno College. Angela Frey, Ph.D., Named Executive Director of Alverno’s Center for Academic Excellence
10:53am
DPI. Program providing fresh produce to Wisconsin students has record number of participants
10:39am
UW-Milwaukee. New paid assistantships cover full cost of tuition for graduate students at School of Architecture & Urban Planning
9:35am
UW-Eau Claire. Leaning into leadership and generosity through music and math: Leah Koepke

Local

2:08pm
Milwaukee County Launching Long Awaited Text-to-911 Service

Congress

9:13am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. NDAA is Win for Service Members and National Security
9:12am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. We Need to Deny Putin His Window of Opportunity

Tuesday December 7, 2021

Governor

2:58pm
Kenosha Kingfish.  To receive Minor League Sports Grant from Governor Evers
2:57pm
La Crosse Loggers.  Governor Evers Announces Loggers as Recipient of Minor League Sports Grant
2:54pm
Lakeshore Chinooks. Are Recipient of Wisconsin Minor League Sports Grant
1:40pm
Madison Mallards. Governor Evers Announces Mallards as Recipient of Minor League Sports Grant
1:03pm
Forward Madison FC.  Gov. Evers announces Forward Madison as recipient of Minor League Sports Grant.
12:56pm
IUOE Local 139. Wisconsin Operating Engineers Support Governor Evers Veto of SB 125
12:55pm
Gov. Evers. Awards More Than $14 Million in Grants to Movie Theaters, Summer Camps, and Minor League Sports Teams

Legislative

4:13pm
Rep. Steffen. Results of Stadium District Closure Public Opinion Survey Available
4:02pm
Sen. Marklein, Rep. Kurtz. Announce Repairs on Elroy-Sparta State Trail Finally Completed
1:01pm
Rep. Shankland. Column: Come Home Safe: Amherst-Initiated Roadside Responder Safety Bill Becomes Law
12:53pm
Speaker Vos. Responds to WILL Election Report
10:32am
Rep. Dallman.  Animal-Drawn Vehicles Legislation Authored
10:30am
Sen. Agard, Rep. Shelton.   Introduce Bike Legislation
10:15am
Sen. Wirch.  Applauds Signing of Sexual Assault Kit Legislation
9:21am
LAB. Report 12-20: State Investment Fund
9:21am
Rep. Conley.  Denounces Attacks on Wisconsin Elections Officials
9:10am
Wisconsin Public Education Network.  Blue Ribbon Birthday: No Gift for Kids.
9:08am
Joint Audit Committee Democrats.  Statement on Supplemental Audit on Madison Election Records
9:06am
Rep. Shelton. Green Bay Leaders Honor Tyler Kreiter, 90th AD First Responder of the Year
9:06am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Issues Review of 2020 Election, Recommendations for Reform

State Agencies

3:17pm
OCI. Administrative Actions November 2021
3:15pm
Wisconsin Lottery. $100,000 Lottery Prize for the Holidays
12:57pm
DOJ. Vilas County Woman Sentenced for Stealing $400,000 from Elderly Victim
10:16am
DNR. To Complete Wetland Restoration Projects In Sheboygan, Portage And Rock Counties
9:06am
DNR. Increases Efforts To Protect At-Risk Songbird

Economy/Business

2:52pm
TDS Telecom. Congratulates Jessica Rosenworcel, first female to serve as permanent Chair of the Federal Communications Commission

Statewide

9:06am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Delegates Set Policy for 2022
9:06am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. State Aid Slows Property Tax Growth

Courts

9:06am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Misguided State Supreme Court Ruling for "Least Change" Voting Maps Creates Urgent Need for Redistricting Reform

Education

4:03pm
UW-Eau Claire. Fall commencement set for Dec. 18
2:53pm
Marquette University. Alumni couple launches $10 million giving challenge to transform and integrate student health, wellness and recreation services
1:00pm
UW-Eau Claire. Outside-the-classroom experiences help prepare nursing grad for future success
12:54pm
UW System. UW scientists, innovators poised to accelerate U.S. competitiveness
10:31am
UW-Stout. Professor receives national award for research on gender stereotypes in heterosexual relationships
10:16am
UW-Madison. Two UW researchers named National Academy of Inventors fellows
9:15am
UW-Green Bay. Rising Phoenix Program Expands with Computer Science Pathway for Students Across the Region

Local

9:16am
Natures Way. Nicole Polarek of Nature’s Way Elected to Bellin Health Board of Directors
9:10am
Dane County Sups. Weigand, Rockwell.  Announce Public Hearing on Dane County’s Mask Mandate

Congress

12:52pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Honors the Fallen on 80th Anniversary of the Pearl Harbor Attack
9:06am
U.S. Reps. Steil, Hill. Ask for True Costs of Dems’ IRS Surveillance Program
9:06am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Wisconsin Supports Historic Investment in Home Health Care and the Workers that Provide It

Monday December 6, 2021

Governor

4:32pm
Rep. Shankland.  Celebrates Signing of Amherst-Initiated Roadside Responder Safety Bill
3:19pm
Construction Business Group.  Applauds Governor Evers veto of SB-125.
3:17pm
Rep. Vining.  Commends Signing of Sexual Assault Kit Reform Legislation into Law
3:14pm
Rep. Steffen. Sexual Assault Kits Bill Signed Into Law
3:11pm
Sen. Agard.  Governor Signs Sexual Assault Kit Reform Bills into Law
3:10pm
Sen. Cowles.  Effort to Support Survivors Finally Becomes Law
3:08pm
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Applauds Signing of Sexual Assault Kit Reform Bills
3:07pm
AG Kaul. Celebrates Sexual Assault Kit Reform Legislation Becoming Law
3:02pm
Gov. Evers. Takes Action on Two Bills to Support Victims and Survivors of Sexual Assault
3:01pm
Gov. Evers Signs Assembly Bill 297
3:00pm
Gov. Evers. And WEDC Announce $150,000 Grant for Computer Science Education Pilot Program
2:59pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, Proclaims “Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day” Across the State
2:52pm
Rep. Loudenbeck.  Two First Responder Bills Signed Into Law
2:51pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Emergency Zones Legislation Becomes Law
11:23am
Wisconsin Right to Life. Governor Evers Vetoes Life-Saving Legislation

Legislative

3:32pm
Rep. Novak, Sen. Marklein. Unregistered Vehicles Bill Signed Into Law
3:23pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born. JFC Continues to Put Kids First
3:16pm
LAB. Supplement to Report 21-19, Elections Administration
3:06pm
Rep. Hintz.  Condemns attack on election officials.
2:57pm
Sen. Agard.  Applauds Federal Investment in Clean Water in Wisconsin
2:56pm
Rep. Behnke.  Evers Vetoes Parental Control over Education
2:48pm
Waukesha County Legislators.  Letter to Gov. Evers regarding removing Milwaukee County DA Chisholm from office.
9:44am
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Kitchens.  Easing the Financing Process for Local Utilities
8:58am
Sen. Stroebel. Evers Veto a Win for Abortion Industry, Not ‘Reproductive Healthcare’

State Agencies

3:10pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Leckel assumes command of Wisconsin Army National Guard’s Iron Brigade
3:04pm
DOT. Governor Evers awards nearly $4 million to local transit services
2:57pm
DATCP. Consumer Alert: Scammers Are Using Mobile Payment Apps
2:53pm
DNR. Reminder: Spring Wild Turkey Harvest Authorization Applications Are Due Dec. 10
10:07am
DNR. Longtime Northeast DNR Warden Receives Haskell Noyes Conservation Warden Efficiency Award
9:11am
DNR. Reminder: Black Bear Harvest AuthorizationsApplications Are Due Dec. 10
8:58am
DHS First Case of the Omicron Variant Identified in Wisconsin

Economy/Business

3:53pm
McCain Foods.   Investing in Expansion at its Plover, Wisc., Plant

Education

3:05pm
UW-Eau Claire. Dr. Louisa Rice appointed interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs
2:54pm
DPI. State superintendent statement on ESSER III plan approval by USDE
2:49pm
UW-Stout. Student studies history, improving accessibility of city trail
9:42am
UW-River Falls.  To hold in-person commencement Dec. 18
9:23am
UW-Eau Claire Foundation.  $70 million gift puts Sonnentag Project on fast track, charts course for success for northwestern Wisconsin
8:57am
Wisconsin Alumni Association. Official Badger Bowl Tour Headed to Las Vegas Bowl

Local

3:18pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Vetoes Proposed Aldermanic Maps, Asks Council to Reconsider Effect on Hispanic Residents

Congress

3:15pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Biden's Diplomatic Boycott is Not Enough
3:13pm
Family Friendly Wisconsin. Build Back Better will have transformative impact for Wisconsin.

Friday December 3, 2021

Governor

4:40pm
Sen. Stroebel. Evers Vetoes Bill, Keeps Parents in the Dark
4:14pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Lauds Signing of Bills to Provide Training to Guardians and Prevent Discrimination in Organ Transplants
3:58pm
Rep. Spreitzer.  Governor Evers Signs Legislation to Support Local Municipalities into Law
3:56pm
Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources. Governor Signs Bipartisan Guardian Training Bill into Law
3:24pm
Wisconsin Paper Council. Chemical Recovery Boiler Reform Act Signed into Law
3:08pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Legislation Supporting our Local Towns and Villages Signed Into Law
3:07pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Governor Evers Vetoes Legislation to Provide Parents with Access to Classroom Materials
2:33pm
Wisconsin Laborers' District Council.  Statement on Governor Evers’ Veto of Apprenticeship Tax Credit Legislation (SB125)
2:22pm
Wisconsin BPDD. Today Governor Evers signs bi-partisan Guardian Training bill into law
2:20pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Supporting Wisconsin’s Specialized Emergency Response Teams
2:14pm
Sen. Kapenga. Statement on Veto of A Woman’s Right to Know Act
2:12pm
Sen. Testin. Statement on Gov. Evers’ Veto of Shield the Vulnerable Act
2:11pm
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin. Applauds Three New Pro-Pharmacy and Pro-Patient Laws
2:10pm
ABC of Wisconsin. Disappointed that Gov. Evers denied apprentices same tuition tax benefit as college students
2:10pm
Sen. Jacque. Governor signs bill for clear ports, cleaner beaches
2:08pm
Rep. Steineke. Responds to Born Alive Veto
2:07pm
Sen. Jacque. Vetoes bipartisan bill promoting family-supporting jobs
2:05pm
Sen. Jacque. Bill protecting vulnerable people signed by Governor
2:04pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Kitchens.  Easing the Financing Process for Local Utilities
2:03pm
Sen. Agard.  Senator Agard Supports Governor’s Veto
2:02pm
Rep. Subeck. Supports Governor’s Veto of Abortion Restrictions
2:01pm
Rep. Kurtz. Agricultural Exports Bill Signed into Law
11:57am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Statement on Ag Export Bill Signing
11:56am
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association.  Praises Gov. Evers’ Action to Support Agricultural Exports
11:55am
Dairy Business Association. Export program will be win for Wisconsin dairy community
11:52am
Sen. Ballweg.  Comprehensive Agriculture Export Program Signed Into Law
11:49am
Wisconsin Family Action, Citizens Against Expanded Gambling. Governor Evers Approves Online Sports Betting at Expense of Wisconsin Citizens, Particularly Teens

Legislative

4:39pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Addresses all 30 recommendations included in LAB
Audit report Letter to Joint Audit Co-Chairs.
12:25pm
LFB. 2021-22 General School Aids Amounts for All School Districts
11:46am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Statement on Gableman Investigation
11:43am
Sen. Bradley. Weekly Radio Address: Wisconsin Republicans push back against DC inflation
11:42am
Sen, Marklein. Column: We’re Back on the Roads
11:42am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Michael Gableman, Ugly Offspring of Spiro Agnew and Joe McCarthy

State Agencies

3:55pm
DNR. To Host Virtual CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting Dec. 10
2:13pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. Lone Rock Bridge project and Town of Clyde noise ordinance among items to be considered at December 9th meeting.
12:01pm
PSC. Recognizes World Water Loss Day
11:41am
OCI. Consumer Alert related to Universal Life Insurance

Economy/Business

1:15pm
New North. Rysticken, The High Lift LLC win 2021 NEW Launch Alliance Pitch Event

Courts

1:26pm
Wisconsin Family Action. Files lawsuit to protect free speech rights and donor privacy.
12:18pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Calendar and case synopses December 2021.
11:50am
WMC. Amicus Brief Accepted by Sixth Circuit Court in OSHA Mandate Case

Education

2:33pm
UW-Madison. Seizures and memory problems in epilepsy may have a common cause
1:17pm
UW-Stout. Two Faculty Fellows announced by Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Office
1:16pm
UW-Eau Claire. Explorer, mountaineer Lonnie Dupre to give multimedia presentation highlighting arctic expeditions
11:47am
UW-Eau Claire. Six Blugolds recognized with alumni awards

Local

11:59am
Voces de la Frontera. Sends Mayor 9 New Latinx Plurality or Majority Maps; Repeats Call to Veto Proposed Maps
11:58am
City of Madison. Earns International Award On Transportation Systems Management and Operations

Congress

11:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Helped Deliver $9.3 Million in Pandemic Support for Wisconsin’s Timber Harvesters and Haulers
11:45am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Issues Statement on Continuing Resolution
11:45am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Shame on IOC for Failing to Stand Up to China
11:44am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Votes Against Continuing Resolution

Thursday December 2, 2021

Governor

4:01pm
Rep. Shankland. Joins Governor Evers and State Superintendent Underly for K-12 Public School Funding Announcement
4:00pm
Rep. Shelton. Praises Gov Evers’ $110m Investment in Public Schools
3:34pm
Rep. Born. Statement on Education Funding
3:31pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers Radio Address on $110 Million Investment in Wisconsin Kids and Schools
3:30pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers on Promise to do What's Best for Kids, Invests $110 Million in Wisconsin Kids and Schools
3:14pm
Rep. Conley. Applauds Gov. Evers’ Investments in Education
1:13pm
Rep. Neubauer. Announces $110 Million in COVID Aid for Schools
11:46am
Rep. Snodgrass. Praises “Significant” New Funding for Public Schools
11:44am
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Gov. Evers’ $110 Million Investment in Public Schools
11:43am
Rep. Pope. Applauds Govenor Evers' 110 million investment in public school and students.

Legislative

4:39pm
Patients First Coalition. Support Assembly Bill 718, Koreen’s Law to Prohibit Mandated White Bagging, Brown Bagging and Home Infusion onto Wisconsin Patients
3:16pm
Waukesha Legislative Caucus  (Updated) Meets with Sheriff Severson to Discuss Public Safety
1:56pm
Rep. Hebl.  Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court’s Redistricting Decision
1:14pm
Rep. Subeck. Applauds Governor Evers’s $110 Million Public
Schools Investment
1:12pm
Rep. Bowen, Sen. Johnson Celebrate Introduction of Legislation to End Juvenile “Life Without Parole” Sentences in Wisconsin
9:20am
Sen. Nass. Wisconsin Elections Commission and Staff – Simply Clueless

State Agencies

3:42pm
AG Kaul. Joins Multistate Coalition in Support of Efforts to Preserve and Fortify DACA
3:36pm
Wisconsin National Guard. 115th Fighter Wing receives 11th Outstanding Unit Award
3:18pm
OCI. Bulletin, December 2, 2021, Credentialing of Temporary Licensed Health Care Providers Pursuant to 2021 Wis. Act 10
1:15pm
DATCP. AEA Snapshot: Sauk County Offers Farmland Preservation Incentive to Landowners in Bear Creek AEA
11:49am
AG Kaul. Joins Fight to Protect Funding for Women’s Health and Reproductive Care
11:45am
DATCP. Gypsy Moth Population Continues to Increase
9:20am
PSC. Accepting Applications for State Broadband Expansion Grants
9:20am
ETF Latest Investment Performance

Economy/Business

11:47am
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce, Destination Madison, Downtown Madison, Madison Black Chamber, Latino Chamber. Talent Shortages, Higher Operating Costs Top Concerns in Fall Business Survey

Statewide

3:17pm
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Scholarships available to National Farmers Union Women’s Conference
1:41pm
Marshfield Clinic Health System. Four-part series offered to help educators, caregivers deal with compassion fatigue and burnout.
11:41am
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin, Delta Dental. Team Up to Bring Smiles for Steals

Courts

2:08pm
Liberty Justice Center. Family-owned, Wisconsin meat shop sues Biden Administration over illegal, federal mask "mandate."

Education

3:13pm
UW-River Falls.  Annual art sale going on now
2:04pm
UW System. UW-Madison Chancellor Search and Screen Committee named
1:39pm
UW-Milwaukee. University offers full-ride scholarships to increase diversity in tech education
1:38pm
UW-Green Bay. UW-Marinette County Foundation Consolidates with UW-Green Bay Foundation
11:48am
UW-Stout. Educational Materials Center at library is growing, adding bilingual collection
9:20am
UW-Eau Claire Blugold combines love of English and math during her college studies

Local

3:32pm
Door County Economic Development Corp. Lauren Baumann Selected as Door County Youth Apprenticeship Coordinator
11:56am
Milwaukee County Clerk Christenson. Milwaukee County Clerk’s Office Offering Online Marriage License and Passport Appointment Booking Starting December 6

Wednesday December 1, 2021

Legislative

4:17pm
Speaker Vos. Statement: Rep. Loudenbeck’s Departure from Assembly
3:00pm
Rep. Subeck. Urges Passage of Abortion Rights Preservation Act as
Supreme Court begins Case that Could Overturn Roe v. Wade
2:58pm
Democratic Elections Committe Members. Mike Gableman’s Unhinged Performance Underscores He Is Unfit
11:15am
Rep. Dallman. Honors local business.
10:59am
Sen. Agard. Testifies in Support of DNR’s PFAS Standards

State Agencies

4:19pm
Wisconsin Women's Council. Women gaining seats in Wisconsin state and local government in record numbers in 2021.
4:09pm
A Better Wisconsin Together Comments to Wisconsin Election Commission December Meeting
4:09pm
AG Kaul Joins Coalition in Support of Federal Efforts to Restore Endangered Species Act Protections for Habitat
4:09pm
DFI Wisconsin’s Banks Report Strong Third-Quarter Financial Performance
9:54am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Public Comment to WEC Regarding LAB Report
9:18am
AG Kaul. Calls on U.S. Senate to Pass Legislation to Protect the Public from Toxic ‘Forever’ Chemicals
9:16am
DNR. Partnerships Advance Native Mussel Conservation
9:11am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Disability Advocates Speak Out on Voting Rights
9:10am
Common Cause in Wisconsin Starting with the truth, CCWI provides recommendations for Wisconsin's elections
9:10am
DATCP Keep Your Kids Safe Newsletter December 2021
9:10am
Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice Applauds the sacred work of the Wisconsin Election Commission
9:10am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Audit Bureau Report Defames Elections Commission

Statewide

9:52am
Badger Institute. Act 10 is 10.
9:19am
Alliant Energy. Offers 25 Innovation Scholarships
$1,000 scholarships available for students in Wisconsin and Iowa
9:16am
Feeding Wisconsin. Welcomes David W. Pluymers as FoodShare Outreach Program Director
9:15am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Suvival Coalition. Hidden Costs, Real Expenses: What it Costs to Care

Courts

4:09pm
A Better Wisconsin Together Right-Wing State Court Justices Could Undercut Freedom to Pick Our Leaders in Elections With Districting Decision
9:55am
Rep. Subeck. Criticizes State Supreme Court’s “Least Change”
Redistricting Ruling
9:53am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin Supreme Court’s Horrible Ruling on Fair Maps
9:10am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters Wisconsin Supreme Court abandons democracy in most recent decision
9:10am
AG Kaul Issues Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Redistricting Decision

Education

4:09pm
Marquette University. Wisconsin’s top election official to go “On the Issues,” Dec. 3
4:09pm
UW-Eau Claire Increases investment and programming to prevent suicide
9:53am
UW-Eau Claire. COB graduating senior excels in academics with a smile
9:10am
UW-Stout New scholarship to support first-generation early childhood education students

Local

4:11pm
Milky Way Tech Hub. Milwaukee Toolas a Corporate Member to
Advance Tech and Innovation in Milwaukee
11:15am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. For Fourth Year in a Row, City of Milwaukee Celebrates 100 Percent Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index Score
9:13am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann. Statement Regarding the Nationwide Injunction out of
Louisiana Preventing CMS from Enforcing a Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers

Congress

4:09pm
Midwestern Dairy Groups. FMMO task force of Midwest groups issues
statement on Dairy Pricing Opportunity Act
4:09pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin Requests a Moment of Silence on Senate Floor to Honor the Waukesha Christmas Parade Victims
2:57pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Co-Introduces Bill to Prohibit Direct-to-Borrower Lending Under SBA 7(a) Loan Program
9:10am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Requests a Moment of Silence on House Floor to Honor Waukesha Christmas Parade Victims

 

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