Friday April 30, 2021 - Updated 4:56pm

Governor

2:25pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Appointed by Gov. Evers to Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board. 
10:08am
Gov. Evers. Announces three appointments to the UW Board of Regents. 
9:15am
Gov. Evers. Announces two appointments to the Natural Resources Board. 

2:39pm
Cap Times. New appointees to Board of Regents gives Evers' picks a majority
2:38pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers Announces 3 Appointments To UW Board Of Regents. Wisconsin State Journal. 

Budget

4:56pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Born, Marklein. Statement on Budget Process

2:46pm
U.S. News & World Report. Republicans to Kill Legalized Pot, Other Evers Priorities
4:22am
WKOW. Budget update: Evers not talking to GOP, first votes as soon as next week

Legislative

3:45pm
Sen. Ballweg. Column: National Travel and Tourism Week. 
2:24pm
Rep. Andraca. Freshman lawmaker creates virtual Madison field trip. 
10:56am
Rep. Subeck. To hold virtual budget listenins session. 
10:07am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Dear Governor: You’re Invited. Please Join Us.

4:12am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Proposal Would Make Vaccine Tampering, Destruction A Felony In Wisconsin

State Agencies

4:22pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Approves Biennial Mailing to Inactive Voters
3:45pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The Village of Campbellsport Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
2:46pm
DATCP. Nomination Period Open for Wisconsin Soybean Board
2:23pm
DWD. First-in-the-nation arborist apprenticeship program celebrates 5 years!
1:03pm
DATCP. Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Director Nominees Announced, Election Underway
1:03pm
DWD. Announces First Recipients of New Workforce Equity Grants
12:40pm
DNR. Be Fire Smart: Critical Fire Conditions Expected This Weekend
11:05am
DNR. Wisconsin joins trillion trillion tree movement. 
10:55am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To hold Zoom meeting. 
9:17am
DATCP. Gypsy Moth Aerial Spraying to Begin in May

4:14am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. In a rare split with the Evers administration, Mandela Barnes says he opposes I-94 expansion
4:13am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Voters Who Haven't Voted Face Removal From Rolls

Economy/Business

2:36pm
WEC Energy Group. We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service announce state's largest renewable energy project

2:39pm
WEAU. Restaurants, bars can now apply for assistance from $28.6 billion program
4:24am
WTMJ. Foxconn fallout: Mount Pleasant Village President says 'everything is on the table' for renegotiating local development agreement
4:13am
WXPR. Hiring a Challenge as Restaurants Work To Bounce Back From Pandemic

Coronavirus

4:26am
Survival Coalition. Update April 27: COVID cases and deaths among people with disabilities and older adults in Wisconsin. 

2:57pm
Fox 11. 1 in 3 Wisconsinites finished with COVID-19 shots
4:24am
WAOW. Wisconsin adds 229 COVID-19 variant cases; North central region adds none
4:22am
NBC 15. Dane Co. increasing number of people allowed in businesses, restaurants; gathering caps raised too
4:22am
WISC. ‘Fueled by cautious optimism’: Dane County No. 1 in state for residents with one dose of vaccine, loosens restrictions
4:21am
WEAU. Eau Claire leaders not ready to end mask mandate yet
4:20am
WQOW. Mayo Clinic cites ‘reinfection’ and ‘protection’ reason for vaccine hesitancy

Environment/Outdoors

4:14am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report Finds 100 Wolf Packs May Lose Pups From February Hunt That Did Little To Resolve Conflicts

Courts

2:35pm
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Statement on Redistricting Ruling

Education

2:56pm
UW-Platteville. Attenborough honored with statewide distinguished teaching award
2:23pm
UW System. Statement on new appointments to the Board of Regents. 
11:33am
UW-Madison. UW grad combines research, tribal traditions in wolf relationship plan
9:21am
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces May program offerings
9:21am
Wauwatosa School District. Students receive national and regional recognition at annual We the People competition. 
9:17am
UW-Stout. International student’s research into cranberry pomace wins WiSys state award
9:16am
UW-Eau Claire. Red Dress Display to recognize Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women Awareness Day May 5

4:15am
Madison.com. COVID-19 cases up in Holmen schools as parents complain about masking, quarantine

Local

1:11pm
Racine Mayor Mason. City partnering with Cardinal Capital to re-imagine Porter's Site. 
1:04pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor. To introduce resolution funding Dontre Hamilton Memorial Beach. 

Congress

12:12pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports the Introduction of New, Bipartisan Military Justice Improvement and Increasing Prevention Act
9:22am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces Legislation to Enhance the Public Health Response to Illicit Fentanyl
9:18am
A Better Wisconsin Together. President Biden’s First 100 Days: Hope, Health, and Prosperity

4:21am
WKBT. Free tuition?: Western Technical College president weighs in on complicated Biden proposal
4:15am
La Crosse Tribune. La Crosse area reacts to education, other policies included in Biden's legislative address

Thursday April 29, 2021

Governor

1:29pm
Gov. Evers. And WisDOT celebrate Port of Manitiowoc manufacturing. 
12:25pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers Radio Address on the Renegotiated Foxconn Contract

4:18am
NBC 15. Wisconsin receives over $21 million to help pay overdue utility bills

Budget

1:10pm
Sen. Kapenga. Weekly Republican Radio Address: We can't afford a buyer's remorse budget. 
10:30am
Joint Finance Committee Democrats. Column: A budget Wisconsinites want. 

1:51pm
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Says He's Listening to the People, Not GOP Lawmakers
4:18am
WKOW. Finance committee holds virtual state budget hearing
4:16am
WKBT. Wisconsin DHS secretary-designee supports proposed state budget during visit to La Crosse

Legislative

3:34pm
Reps. Snodgrass, Shelton; Sen. Smith. Democratic lawmakers introduce bill requiring state elected officials to train/work at the polls. 
3:07pm
Sen. Agard. Republicans lose lawyers before redistricting starts. 
1:53pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. LeMahieu Reappoints “Fraudulent Elector” to Wisconsin Elections Commission
9:15am
Sen. LeMahieu. Re-appoints Bob Spindell to Wisconsin Elections Commission. 
4:27am
Rep. Kurtz. Star Spangled Act was heard today in the Wisconsin State Assembly. 
4:24am
Sen. Darling. Holocaust Education Bill Becomes Law

6:12am
Chippewa Herald. 'It's not like the old days': New law adds virtual harassment activities to definition of stalking
4:21am
WXOW. New legislation to make referee harassment Class A misdemeanor
4:14am
WXPR. WI Lawmaker: Biden Climate Plans Help Ag, Clean-Job Training

State Agencies

1:57pm
Wisconsin Lottery. May Madness Raffle on Sale May 1
1:08pm
DNR. Wisconsin State Park System Is Hiring
10:31am
DFI. Issues social media and online trading investing advisory. 
9:21am
DNR. Incidental Take Notice For Buffalo And Trempealeau County
9:15am
DATCP. AEA Snapshot: Antigo Flats AEA Strengthens Farming Operations and Conservation Practices

Economy/Business

9:13am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Wisconsin shed fewer jobs than neighbors in pandemic’s wake

2:06pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Dairy Industry Split Over Proposed Changes To Federal Milk Pricing System
4:22am
Reuters. Biden's EU trade dilemma: more pain for Harley, distillers or back off metals tariffs?
4:16am
WEAU. Nationwide trucker shortage has companies searching for applicants
4:14am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin State Fair Preparing for In-Person Event in August
4:12am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Some Wisconsinites Who Declined To Return To Unsafe Jobs Could Be Eligible For Benefits

Coronavirus

1:08pm
Racine Health Department. Updateds "Safer Racine" ordinance. 
10:44am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. New Dane County Public Health Order Released

4:22am
Cap Times. Johnson & Johnson vaccine back in action in Wisconsin
4:21am
WAOW. Marshfield Common Council votes to end mask mandate
4:17am
WISC. ‘It’s concerning’: Vaccinators face mistrust of Johnson & Johnson vaccine, offer options
4:17am
NBC 26. Wisconsin COVID-19 vaccination rate trends down
4:17am
Fox 11. Wisconsin reports most COVID-19 deaths in 2+ months
4:13am
Spectrum News. Doctor advises staying calm about COVID-19 "breakthrough" cases
4:13am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Western Wisconsin Health Officials Renew Push For COVID-19 Protocols, Vaccinations

Statewide

1:46pm
Opportunity Wisconsin. 100 Days of Building Back Better in the Badger State
9:14am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Court Ruling Anniversary Serves as Important Reminder for Judicial Independence and Integrity

Courts

3:08pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Calendar and case synposis. 
1:55pm
Dane County Circuit Court. Andrew Waity v. Robin Vos - decision and order. 
1:52pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Judge Voids GOP Contracts on Redistricting
12:23pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Sues Biden Administration for Race Discrimination in Farmer Loan Forgiveness Program
9:18am
District IV Court of Appeals. Tyler A. Mueller v. Bull's Eye Sport Shop. 

1:59pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Conservative legal group sues Biden administration over farmer loan program
1:54pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Judge Blocks Republicans Lawmakers From Hiring Outside Lawyers For Redistricting
1:51pm
U.S. News & World Report. White Farmers Sue Seeking Government Loan Forgiveness
1:50pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Dane County judge voids redistricting contract with Republicans and their lawyers

Education

2:21pm
Marquette University. Academy Award winner John Ridley to share remarks via video as Marquette’s Commencement speaker
1:58pm
Mount Mary University. Restructured MBA program increases options. 
1:56pm
UW-Madison. Save the date: UW–Madison sets weekend to celebrate 2020 graduates
1:28pm
UW-Madison. National Academy of Sciences adds two UW–Madison faculty members
1:09pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. City Unveils Open-Access Wireless Internet in Ten Milwaukee Parks
12:24pm
UW-Stout. Acquisitions specialist receives library’s Barnard Award
10:48am
Alverno College. Launches new public health program. 
10:33am
UW-Eau Claire. Special clinic at Zorn Arena May 6-8 will offer Johnson & Johnson vaccine
10:28am
UW-La Crosse. Wahlgren wins inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for students
10:27am
UW-La Crosse. Sultzbach receives UWL’s inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for faculty
9:13am
UW-Eau Claire. Grad embraces opportunities to bring her nursing and Spanish majors together

6:10am
Wisconsin State Journal. Biden's free community college plan could steer more students to Wisconsin tech colleges
4:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'We're Going To Do This Again': New Search For UW System President Could Start In July
4:23am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. UWEC allowing 2 guests for '21 graduates
4:15am
WQOW. Elk Mound School Board votes to make mask-wearing optional
4:14am
Fox 6. 3 Milwaukee schools go virtual due to positive COVID-19 cases

Local

4:34pm
Milwaukee Ald. Johnson. Voters should be mindful of being removed from rolls for inactivity
3:07pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Racine's North Beach named best beach in Wisconsin by FamilyDestinationsGuide.com
2:09pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Racine among 15 cities and counties selected for 2021 LEED for Cities Local Government Leadership Program. 
9:20am
Kewaunee County. Approves half-percent sales tax extension. 

1:59pm
Cap Times. Madison Water Utility Board reviews options for treating PFAS in north side well
4:23am
Beloit Daily News. Beloit to see 'once in a lifetime' federal aid in latest pandemic assistance plan

Congress

3:31pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Kaine. Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Support for Children At Risk of Abuse
3:05pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Holds First Hearing as Chair of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Food and Drug Administration
12:26pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bill to Increase Icebreaking in the Great Lakes Passes Senate Commerce Committee
10:38am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Statement on President Biden’s Joint Address to Congress
9:19am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Resolution Congratulating University of Wisconsin Women’s Hockey Team on Winning the 2021 Championship Passes Senate
9:12am
Protect Our Care. Between Commitments in President Biden’s Speech, Moves on Capitol Hill, Health Care Is Once Again a Top Priority
9:12am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Biden's First Address to Congress
4:28am
U.S. Rep. Steil. Statement on President Biden Address to Congress
4:25am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on President Biden’s Joint Address to Congress
4:25am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Delivers Remarks on the Biden Border Crisis at Subcommittee Hearing

6:12am
La Crosse Tribune. Rep. Kind facing questions for renting building to massage salon linked to ads on illicit sites
4:19am
CBS 58. Vice President Kamala Harris to visit Milwaukee on May 4
4:19am
WISN. US Rep. Bryan Steil: 'People should be listening to their physicians'
4:15am
Politico. FDA readies plan to bar menthol cigarettes nationwide

Wednesday April 28, 2021

Governor

2:11pm
Gov. Evers. Announces more than $21 million to help Wisconsinites pay overdue utility bills. 
12:57pm
Rep. Subeck. Holocaust Education Bill signed into law. 
12:37pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Senate Bill 69, Requires Holocaust and other Genocides Education for Wisconsin Students
8:57am
Gov. Evers. Appoints Gerise LaSpisa as Green Lake County District Attorney. 

1:05pm
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Schools Required to Teach Holocaust Under New Law
4:28am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Calls Special Election to Fill Vacant Assembly Seat
4:27am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Promises Details Soon on How Federal Money to Be Spent

Budget

4:35pm
WPHCA. Advocates urge JFC to support increased investment in Community Health Centers through the 2021-23 Biennial Budget. 
4:34pm
Reps. Neubauer, Goyke. Announce border-to-border budget tour. 
9:00am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Evers’s Budget Moves Wisconsin Forward

Legislative

4:33pm
Rep. Hesselbein; Sens. Roys, Smith. Legislators introduce bills to strengthen shared values in higher ed. 
11:03am
Rep. Kitchens. DNR land sales bill becomes law. 
11:01am
Rep. Steineke. Statement on passing of Jerome Smith. 
11:00am
Sen. Smith. Column: Every worker deserves a safe workplace. 
9:01am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on appointment to DPI Superintendent-elect Underly's transition team. 

1:06pm
Cap Times. Waterlogged: Measures to deal with contamination remain stalled at the Wisconsin Capitol

State Agencies

3:42pm
DOC. Celebrates Reentry Week. 
1:09pm
WHEDA. Awards $35 million in federal and state housing tax credits for 2021
12:16pm
DNR. Enjoy “Migration Miracle” And Help Birds In Wisconsin
11:12am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment On Proposed Non-Metallic Mine Reclamation Plan Guidance
10:28am
DNR. Wisconsin State Parks Spring Operation Changes Begin April 30
9:11am
DWD. Wisconsin Implements Expanded Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program (PUA)
9:06am
UW System President Thompson. Wisconsin needs investment in our universities. 
9:01am
WEDC. City of Green Lake receives $250,000 state grant to support redevelopment of hotel and resort
8:59am
Wisconsin's Green Fire. The February 2021 Wisconsin Wolf Hunt: A Preliminary Assessment

1:04pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Report: Guided by politics, wolf hunt harmed packs, did little to resolve conflicts
4:25am
WISN. In $20 million deal with city, Milwaukee Tool could expand to downtown office by October
4:23am
WXOW. Kaul details inquiry into clergy sexual abuse; Diocese of La Crosse issues statement
4:23am
Wausau Daily Herald. Flanked by victims of priests, Attorney General Josh Kaul announces probe of clergy sex abuse
4:23am
Cap Times. DOJ aims to stop clergy abuse as state lawmakers rebuff prevention measures advocates say are needed
4:22am
La Crosse Tribune. Diocese of La Crosse part of AG Kaul's investigation into sexual abuse allegations
4:21am
Wisconsin State Journal. Sweeping inquiry will target clergy sexual abuse in Wisconsin, regardless of when it occurred

Economy/Business

10:13am
New North. And St. Norbert College present second regional economic outlook event, May 19. 

4:26am
NBC 26. EAA AirVenture returns with coronavirus safety protocols

Coronavirus

11:02am
Marshfield Clinic Health System. Resumes use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

1:05pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Reversing Vaccine Hesitancy Will Be Rural Hospitals' 'Toughest Work,' Hospital Executive Says
4:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Even As Cases Fall And Vaccination Rises, Public Health Officials Urge Wisconsinites to 'Stay The Course'
4:28am
Fox 6. Masks at outdoor Milwaukee events still required
4:28am
WXPR. Vaccination Slowdown: How One Tribe is Trying to Motivate Members to Get the COVID Vaccine
4:26am
WBAY. Oshkosh Common Council votes to extend face covering ordinance
4:25am
WISC. Nearly 1/3 of Wisconsin completes COVID vaccine series; 17 new deaths confirmed
4:25am
WKOW. Wisconsin sees slight increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations over past month
4:24am
CBS 58. Milwaukee to review face mask ordinance following updated CDC guidance
4:22am
Chippewa Herald. Just 0.03% of fully vaccinated in Wisconsin have gotten COVID-19, state says

Statewide

10:29am
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Remembers Wisconsin workers killed on the job this Workers Memorial Day. 
10:27am
Protect Our Care. Medicaid Works For Seniors & Older Adults
10:17am
IUOE Local 139, Commercial Association of REALTORS, and other organizations. More than 70 percent of voters in Milwaukee and Waukesa counties support modernizing and adding capacity to the I-94 East-West Corridor. 

4:29am
Spectrum News. U.S. ‘Real ID’ deadline is now May 2023 because of COVID-19
4:26am
WEAU. Dairy farmer co-op introduces new plan aimed at stability

Courts

11:11am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Scott William Forrett. 
10:20am
Brown County Taxpayers Association. Wisconsin Supreme Court to assess legality of Brown County sales tax. 

Education

2:12pm
UW-Eau Claire. To celebrate Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month
12:17pm
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs. New affordable housing and mixed-use developments coming to the 6th District
12:16pm
UW-Madison. Lowell Center to house undergraduate students in fall 2021
10:15am
UW-Eau Claire. Diploma ceremony to allow two guests
8:58am
UW-Green Bay. New Nursing Leadership Certificate
8:58am
UW-Green Bay. Spring Sheepshead Review offers a menagerie in honor of a beloved professor
4:32am
UW-Whitewater. Marketers complete historic 10-year run

4:27am
WQOW. UW-Eau Claire mask policy won’t change despite CDC guidance
4:24am
WTMJ. Cedarburg makes slight change to mask mandate in schools
4:20am
Racine Journal Times. Face masks remain mandatory at Waterford Union High School

Local

10:30am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Encourages Milwaukeeans to Wear Denim on April 28

Congress

4:28pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Statement regarding Biden's American Family Plan. 
11:06am
U.S. Reps Gallagher, Wittman; U.S. Sens. Wicker, Kaine, Collins, King, Shaheen. Introduce SHIPYARD Act. 
9:02am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces “Virtual Guest” For Presidential Address to Uplift Americans Whose Lives Have Improved During the First 100 Days

Tuesday April 27, 2021

Governor

2:55pm
Rep. Hintz. Applauds stronger mental health protections for Wisconsin first responders. 
1:40pm
Gov. Evers. Calls special election for 37th Assembly District. Executive Order #113. 
11:33am
Rep. Emerson. Statement on signing of SB 11. 
10:57am
Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association  Statement on PTSD Bill Becoming Law
9:45am
Sen. Jacque. Governor signs bill protecitng public safety employees' mental health. 
9:38am
Gov. Evers. Signs bipartisan bill to allow worker's compensation benefits for PTSD for public safety officers. 
8:46am
Gov. Evers. Seeks applicants for Jackson County District Attorney. 

1:31pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Tony Evers signs bill allowing worker's compensation for emergency responders suffering from PTSD
1:30pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Tony Evers to announce plans for spending $3.2 billion in federal stimulus funds "within a couple of weeks"
1:30pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. With 3 UW Regent Appointments Up In May, Gov. Evers Has A Chance To Remake System Board
10:05am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Signs Compensation Bill for Emergency Responders

Legislative

4:22pm
Sen. Agard. Applauds AG Kaul, DOJ investigation into clergy sexual abuse. 
1:08pm
Sen. Jagler. Named Chair of Senate Housing and Commerce Committee. 
11:07am
Rep. Vining. Column: Gun violence is a public health crisis. 
9:13am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Two of the Worst Anti-Voter Bills in Wisconsin
8:47am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Opposes These Anti-Voter Measures Being Fast-Tracked Through the WI Legislature

4:21am
WXPR. Lincoln Hills Workers Make Plea for Better Conditions & Earlier Closing Date for Facilities

State Agencies

4:23pm
DMA. Part of deployed Wisconsin National Guard aviation unit returns to US soil from Middle East
3:45pm
DPI Supt-elect Underly. Announces transition team. 
1:27pm
Nate's Mission. Survivors respond to church statements after announcement of Attorney General investigation into clergy abuse. 
1:25pm
DNR. Help Wisconsin’s Threatened Bat Species
1:09pm
WEDC. Growing Wisconsin’s $24 billion forest products industry
12:25pm
DPI Supt-elect Underly. Announces first appointments to agency leadership team. 
11:32am
AG Kaul. Announces Statewide Inquiry into Clergy and Faith Leader Abuse
11:28am
UW-Green Bay. Create, Explore and Learn UW-Green Bay Plans for a Summer of Camps at All Campus Locations
9:54am
DATCP. Ken's Highway 45 Meat Market Issues Class II Recall of Packaged Meats
9:41am
DNR. Paddlers, Hikers & Gardeners: Report Showy Yellow Flowers Of Invasive Plant

1:29pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Attorney General Josh Kaul Announces Statewide Investigation Into Clergy Abuse
4:21am
U.S. News & World Report. Nearly 50% of Spring Hearing Respondents Oppose New Line 5
4:18am
Spectrum News. Some Wisconsin FoodShare recipients to receive additional emergency allotment benefits

Economy/Business

3:22pm
Fairbanks Morse Defense. Fairbanks Morse is now Fairbanks Morse Defense. 

Coronavirus

1:34pm
The Hill. CDC says it is safe for vaccinated people to unmask outdoors
4:24am
CBS 58. Sen. Johnson doubles down on vaccine claims, drawing criticism from medical community
4:23am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Ron Johnson disputes scientific consensus on the effectiveness of masks in preventing spread of COVID-19
4:22am
NBC 15. Dane Co. Public Health vaccinating people without appointments at Alliant Energy Center
4:22am
WKBT. ‘It’s actually really important to get that second dose,’ doctors with Gundersen Health System urge
4:20am
Fox 6. Skipping 2nd COVID shot means less efficacy, length of protection
4:20am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 31.5 Percent Of Wisconsinites Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Environment/Outdoors

4:19am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report: Wisconsin Air Quality Is Improving, But Some Counties Along Lake Michigan Get Failing Grades

Statewide

2:56pm
State Bar of Wisconsin. Top slot in State Bar elections goes to Attorney Margaret Hickey. 
1:43pm
Dairy Business Association, Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative, Minnesota Milk, NSDA. Dairy farmer groups propose Class III Plus for better milk pricing. 

4:21am
AP. US marks slowest population growth since the Depression

Courts

9:43am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Laura L. Waite. 
8:48am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Wisconsin Supreme Court to Review WILL Challenge to Brown County Sales Tax

Education

3:21pm
Alverno College. Wins national award for student assessment. 
2:55pm
UW-Madison. Faculty salaries advance in rankings
1:02pm
UW-Eau Claire. Future teacher earns national Honors fellowship for world language teaching research
12:23pm
UW-River Falls. Eight students honored with Chancellor's Award.

1:30pm
Stevens Point Journal. Stevens Point schools to resume full week of in-person classes in all schools in May
4:25am
WXOW. La Crescent Middle School students moving to virtual learning as COVID outbreak spreads
4:25am
WAOW. Masks to be optional in Medford School District
4:24am
WTMJ. Mukwonago makes masks optional for students in summer school
4:22am
NBC 26. In-person high school graduations return, but things will still look a little different

Local

10:55am
Milwaukee Ald. Rainey. Sterling Brown settlement requires MPD to adopt weapon drawn reporting
9:43am
RENEW Wisconsin. City of Madison and Dane County lanuch 2021 solar programs. 

4:19am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Is Marathon County A 'Community For All'? Diversity Resolution Becomes Debate Flashpoint

Congress

1:25pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Levin, Murray, Scott. Reintroduce Legislation to Provide Two Free Years of Community College

Monday April 26, 2021

Governor

1:46pm
Gov. Evers. And Evers Administration Kick Off World Immunization Week, Encourage Wisconsinites to Get Vaccinated. 
4:28am
Sen. Jacque. Governor vetoes bills protecting civil liberties. 

4:21am
WAOW. Evers vetoes Republican bill banning vaccine requirement
4:19am
WISN. 'UPFRONT' recap: Evers not concerned about GOP court fight for COVID relief funds

Budget

4:17am
WXPR. Northwoods School Districts Ask for Funding Formula Change and Increased Funding at Budget Hearing

Legislative

5:02pm
Rep. Oldenburg. Supports bill allowing sportsmen to cross railroads. 
1:49pm
Rep. Hintz. Appoints Awais Khaleel to Wisconsin Ethics Commission. 
12:53pm
Sen. LeMahieu. Senator John Jagler officially seated in the Senate. 
12:39pm
Rep. Kurtz. Star Spangled Banner Act to be heard in the Wisconsin State Assembly. 
12:38pm
Sen. Cowles. To join upcoming listening session. 

State Agencies

2:23pm
Children's Wisconsin, Rogers Behavioral Health. Teens with chronic pain benefit from new collaboration. 
2:17pm
PSC. Recognizes April 25, May 1, 2021, as Water Week. 
2:09pm
DHS. Some Wisconsin FoodShare Recipients to Receive Additional Emergency Allotment Benefits
12:36pm
DNR. Off-Highway Motorcycle Trail Passes Now Available For Non-Residents
9:58am
AG Kaul. Announces Nearly $250,000 Settlement With Polluters for Violations of Wisconsin’s Wastewater Laws
9:36am
WEDC. Eggers Division LLC expands operations in Two Rivers and Neenah
9:35am
DNR. General Fishing Season Opens May 1

2:11pm
U.S. News & World Report. Kaul Reaches $242K Settlement on Manure Spills
4:15am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Advocates For Sexual Abuse Survivors Applaud DOJ Investigation Into Catholic Church

Economy/Business

11:37am
WEC Energy Group. To announce 2021 first-quarter results May 3

4:17am
AP. Help Wanted: In pandemic, worry about finding summer workers

Coronavirus

4:27am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Vaccination pace weakens in region
4:27am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Wisconsin: Over 42% of residents have gotten one shot
4:19am
NBC 15. CDC data says millions skipping out on second Covid shot
4:18am
Fox 11. 7-day COVID-19 case average continues to fall, no new deaths reported
4:17am
CNBC. U.S. lifts pause on use of Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine, clearing way for states to use doses
4:16am
Spectrum News. CDC offers updated guidance for operating summer camps during COVID-19
4:16am
Wisconsin Public Radio. New COVID-19 Cases In Wisconsin Averaging Around 600 Per Day

Statewide

2:31pm
All On The Line. Wisconsin’s New Maps Must Be Fair & Free From Gerrymandering

4:18am
WISC. ‘It scares me’: As gun sales continue to surge in Wisconsin, fewer new buyers are going through training

Courts

2:12pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Urges Madison Superintendent to Address Racially Segregated School Discussions

2:21pm
WKOW. Conservative law firm threatens MMSD with lawsuit over segregation claims
4:18am
NBC 26. Black parents sue Wisconsin district over slavery lesson

Education

4:14pm
UW-Madison. Tom Brock, who discovered world-changing extremophiles, dies at 94
3:50pm
Marquette University. Best-selling author, Metcalfe Chair to speak at Raynor Memorial Libraries fundraiser April 29
2:34pm
UW-Eau Claire. And Hewlett Packard collaboration a powerful partnership.  Fact Sheet.
2:10pm
UW-Madison. Human genome editing requires difficult conversations between science and society
11:38am
Marquette University. Hottest issues in K-12 education to be topic of Marquette Law, College of Education online program April 27
11:36am
UW-Madison. Gel loaded with cancer-fighting cells keeps tumors in check after surgery in mice
9:31am
UW-Stout. Professor to receive award from city’s Urban Forestry Board

4:19am
WKOW. Some parents concerned as Richland School District considers closing two schools

Congress

4:29am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement DC statehood. 

4:20am
WTMJ. Farmers support bill to stop misleading non-dairy labels

Friday April 23, 2021

Governor

4:43pm
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Monumental bills supporting vaccine choice & keeping churches open vetoed by Governor today. 
3:36pm
Sen. Jacque, Rep. Tusler. Governor signs bill protecting cyberstalking victims. 
2:43pm
Gov. Evers. Acts on five bills. 

4:39am
Sheboygan Press. Evers creates $420M grant program for small businesses, vetoes GOP bills to spend relief dollars
4:36am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Gov. Tony Evers Pledges To Plant 75M Trees By End Of Decade
4:30am
WTMJ. 'Help is on the way': New grant program offers up to $5,000 for small business recovery
4:30am
CBS 58. Gov. Evers announces up to $420M for small businesses affected by COVID pandemic
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Vetoes GOP Bills Directing Federal COVID-19 Spending

Budget

3:28pm
UW-Stout. Chancellor, deans ask Joint Finance Committee to support funding for Heritage Hall planning and design
11:44am
DOA. Letter to Joint Finance Co-Chairs regarding budget modifications. 
10:49am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Wisconsin Advocacy Organizations Call for More Budget Hearings, Criticize Effort to Minimize Participation in Joint Finance Hearing Process

1:06pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Tony Evers: State's reduced financial commitment to Foxconn opens up opportunities
1:06pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn could receive up to $37M from state over next two years under new deal
4:23am
WEAU. People demand state lawmakers take action on climate change

Legislative

2:39pm
Rep. Steineke. What folks are saying: Racial Disparities Task Force results in meaningful recommendations. 
1:25pm
Rep. Vruwink. Column: What I heard. 
10:47am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Spring clean your prescription drugs. 
9:40am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Stands with Wisconsin’s Trans Community
9:36am
Reps. Snodgrass, Cabrera, Neubauer, Spreitzer; Sen. Carpenter. Members of the LGBTQ Caucus release statement of support for Day of Silence. 
4:45am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Subcommittee on Law Enforcment Policies and Standards Progress

4:41am
Racine Journal Times. Vos says bill to ban male-to-female transgender athletes from competing as women is moving forward
4:35am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Green Bay City Attorney Releases Report Defending 2020 Election Administration
4:22am
WEAU. New bill would force UW schools to allow parents to attend commencement ceremonies

State Agencies

2:41pm
DOT. Wisconsin DMV: Renewal extension for drivers age 60 and over ends May 21, 2021
1:26pm
DNR. More Fishing Tournaments Using
Immediate Release Method
12:10pm
DOR. Collections, March FY2021.
11:48am
DSPS Sec-designee Crim. Visits Wisconsin mass timber company, explores environmental and economic impact of updated Mass Timber Code provisions. 
9:42am
DOJ. Everest Metro Police Officer Involved Critical Incident
9:38am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The Town Of Berlin Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
9:35am
SWIB. Edwin Denson named executive director/chief investment officer. 
9:34am
DWD. Grants Help 16 School Districts Purchase Technical Education Equipment
4:45am
DMA. Outgoing state chaplain reflects on 25-year career
4:44am
Nate's Mission. Wisconsin Attorney General to open a statewide investigation into clergy abuse, survivors respond. 

4:33am
MIlwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin to launch statewide investigation of clergy sex abuse, attorney general document reveals
4:22am
WQOW. Department of Transportation plans train expansion

Economy/Business

4:29am
WISN. Milwaukee lost at least $608 million in tourism to COVID-19
4:26am
NBC 26. NE Wisconsinites flock to area job fairs as state's unemployment claims increase, opposite of U.S.
4:23am
WBAY. Door County in dire need of seasonal workers

Coronavirus

1:05pm
The Hill. Ron Johnson questions 'big push' to vaccinate 'everybody'
4:41am
Chippewa Herald. COVID-19 vaccine appointments plentiful as variants continue to increase
4:39am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. ‘It’s time’: Officials say vaccine hesitancy could threaten businesses, events
4:32am
WCLO. New COVID-19 variants detected in Rock County
4:31am
WAOW. North Central Wisconsin nearly triples COVID-19 variant cases in a week
4:29am
CBS 58. Study says less than 1% of people end up with COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated
4:28am
WISN. FEMA to close COVID-19 vaccines at Wisconsin Center in May
4:28am
NBC 15. One-fifth of Wisconsinites 16-17 receive at least one COVID-19 vaccine
4:28am
WKOW. ‘It changed everything:’ Pandemic impacts Child Protective Services, foster care
4:27am
WISC. UW-Madison to increase vaccine opportunities for students and staff, 3,500 appointments open next week
4:26am
WISC. Vaccine demand varies by county; many see interest decline, availability open up
4:25am
NBC 26. Supply of COVID-19 vaccine nearing demand in Wisconsin
4:25am
Fox 11. State health officials maintain July herd immunity goal despite decline in vaccine demand
4:21am
WQOW. Vaccine hesitancy impacts vaccine demand in Eau Claire County
4:19am
AP. Drop in vaccine demand has some places turning down doses
4:19am
WXPR. COVID-19 Cases Drop Slightly, DHS Introduces New Vaccine Finder Tool
4:18am
Fox 6. Wisconsin Center’s COVID-19 vaccination site will close May 28

Statewide

3:35pm
Marsy's Law for Wisconsin. Hosts Dane County National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Virtual Roundtable.
9:44am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Unprecedented aid: Federal assistance to state and locals shatters previous levels. 
9:43am
Wisconsin Beef Council. Celebrates May Beef Month. 

1:07pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report: Wisconsin's Federal Coronavirus Funds More Than Twice As Large As 2009 Stimulus Funding

Courts

4:53pm
AFT Local 212. Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty lawsuit is an attack on technical colleges and their students. 
4:52pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Accepts five new cases. 
4:13pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Supplemental legal memo of petitioner Jere Fabick. 
3:29pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Order makes way for expanded appellata court eFiling. 

Education

1:08pm
UW-Madison. Arsenic is more common in wells near fractured bedrock in southeastern Wisconsin
10:48am
3081 UW-La Crosse. Graduates show work in virtual, in-person exhibition
9:37am
UW-Stout. Larson receives April University Staff Appreciation Award
9:33am
CTA Strategies. School districts could save 20% on health insurance costs, preserve benefits, with state employee insurance. 
4:42am
UW-Madison. Heller to depart, Cramer named interim vice chancellor

4:19am
U.S. News & World Report. UW Chancellors Hesitant on Student Debt Forgiveness

Local

4:12pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Coggs-Jones. Takes oath of office, will represent 10th County Board District. 
2:47pm
Milwaukee Alds. Rainey, Stamper II. End to senseless violence in Milwaukee must come soon. 
1:10pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Waukesha County earns highest possible bond rating. 
1:09pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Letter to Common Council regarding Milwaukee Tool.
12:10pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Announces $13 Million Investment to Provide Bridge from Hotels to Housing for Neighbors Experiencing Homelessness

Congress

11:45am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Bipartisan Senate Colleagues Introduce Growing Climate Solutions Act
9:45am
Opportunity Wisconsin. Senator Johnson Questioning Vaccination Push is “Height of Irresponsibility”

4:31am
WXOW. Bill seeks to end labeling of plant-based products as ‘milk’
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. Bill Seeks to End Labeling of Plant-Based Products as 'Milk'

Thursday April 22, 2021

Governor

4:55pm
Sen. Bernier. Evers vetoes responsible stimulus package. 
4:46pm
Speaker Vos, Majority Leader LeMahieu, Joint Finance Co-Chairs Born, Marklein. Legislative leaders respond to Governor's vetoes of federal funding priorities. 
4:44pm
Sen. Cowles. Governor celebrates Earth Day by vetoing clean water initiatives. 
4:38pm
Rep. Summerfield. Responds to Governor's veto of broadband funds. 
1:23pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $420 Million in Wisconsin Tomorrow Small Business Recovery Grants
11:48am
Gov. Evers. Celebrates Earth Day, signs executive order pledging to conserve and restore forestland. 
10:18am
Gov. Evers. Delivers Radio Address on Earth DAy and Badger Bounceback Agenda on climate change and our environment. 

4:13am
U.S. News & World Report. Evers Orders Use of Force Updates for State Law Enforcement

Budget

4:35pm
Menomonie Mayor Knaack.  Joint Finance Committee testimony. 
4:46am
Wausau Mayor Rosenberg. Joint Finance Committee hearing testimony.

4:38am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Milwaukee Leaders Warn Of Dire Future Without Shared Revenue, Sales Tax Increase
4:38am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Public Schools Advocates Ask For Funding To 'Close The Gaps' At State Budget Hearing
4:37am
Valley Sentinel. Gov. Evers tours Spring Green Preserve, discusses need for Knowles-Nelson Stewardship funding renewal
4:36am
Cap Times. Wisconsin advocates push for more budget hearings
4:21am
WXOW. Governor Evers visits La Crosse to discuss budget plan to tackle PFAS contamination across the state
4:21am
WAOW. The impact of the proposed state budget on Central Wisconsin
4:16am
WXPR. Rhinelander Hosts Joint Committee on Finance Budget Hearing
4:15am
Spectrum News. Wisconsinites push for infrastructure spending during budget hearing

Legislative

4:42pm
Rep. Myers. Column: All politics are local: Politicizing the education landscape in Wisconsin. 
12:04pm
Rep. Bowen. Statement on Executive Order #111.
10:58am
Sen. Smith. Celebrates Earth Day and calls for action. 
10:35am
Rep. Subeck. Co-authors CLEAR Act to address PFAS contamination. 
10:13am
Rep. Shankland. Celebrates Earth Day by taking action and introducing legislation. 
9:58am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Senate Leader Blocks Marijuana Reform in Wisconsin
9:52am
DNR. Awards Brownfields Grant To Village Of Clinton
4:44am
Kids Forward. Real change requires altering the system and structure of policing. 

10:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Tourism Industry Fighting Bill To Allow For Earlier Start To School Year
4:41am
La Crosse Tribune. Lawmakers reintroduce CLEAR Act on French Island in response to growing PFAS crisis
4:40am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Proposed Changes To Wisconsin Policing Laws Unveiled
4:40am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers, State Democrats Reintroduce Bill To Help Address PFAS Contamination
4:35am
Stevens Point Journal. Lawmakers announce bill to combat extensive 'forever chemical' contamination in Wisconsin
4:20am
WISN. Governor, Assembly task force call for police reform
4:19am
WKOW. Republicans send COVID-19 relief spending controls to governor for likely veto
4:17am
WBAY. State lawmakers reintroduce CLEAR Act to address PFAS contamination
4:17am
WKBT. Governor Evers and Wisconsin Democrats reintroduce ‘CLEAR’ Act to address PFAS contamination in the Town of Campbell and state-wide 
4:14am
Politico. Democrats fear GOP targeting racial justice protests

State Agencies

2:03pm
DFI. Kim Santos honored with top NASCUS Award. 
1:15pm
DNR. Weekend Forecast Primed For Wildfires
1:09pm
DWD. Preparing for a greener future: DWD grant recipient trains workers for careers in renewable energy
1:07pm
DPI. Wisconsin schools, learning center, receive national honor for commitment to environmental sustainability
12:53pm
DVA. Celebrating Earth Day: Volunteers improve outdoor spaces for residents of the Union Grove Housing Program for Veterans. 
10:16am
DFI. Issues ESG investing advisory. 
9:21am
State Treasurer Godlewski. And Mayor Cory Mason Announce BCPL Approves $5.5 Million for Downtown Hotel Project to Spur Economic Development in Racine
4:42am
WEDC. Celebrating Main Street’s success stories

Economy/Business

12:35pm
Wisconsin Builders Association. Thirty five percent increase in new home construction. 
12:07pm
RENEW Wisconsin. With PSC approval, Alliant set to become Wisconsin's premier solar-powered utility. 
10:00am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Unicorns are real! Founder of $1-billion company to speak June 3 at Entrepreneur's Conference. 

4:36am
Wisconsin State Journal. Grocery stores were overwhelmed with business early in pandemic, but costs also soared
4:21am
WTMJ. Wisconsin venue owners still wait for SBA grant relief

Coronavirus

12:18pm
DHS. Transitions to VaccineFinder
9:19am
Survival Coalition. Update April 20: COVID cases and deaths among people with disabilities and older adults in Wisconsin. 

10:32am
Wisconsin Public Radio. As Vaccine Demand Levels Off, Milwaukee Officials Change Strategies
4:41am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Chippewa County moves back to severe risk; vaccine demand declining
4:39am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Nearly Three-Quarters Of Wisconsin Seniors Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
4:20am
CBS 58. Doctors seeing increased cases of long Covid in children
4:19am
NBC 15. Nearly one-fifth of Wisconsinites 16-17 receive at least one COVID-19 shot
4:18am
WISC. Nearly 4M COVID-19 vaccines administered; 626 new cases confirmed
4:18am
WFRV. Winnebago Co. Health asking for feedback from those who have not received COVID-19 vaccine
4:15am
Fox 6. DHS: 626 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 3 new deaths

Statewide

12:30pm
Protect Our Care. Medicaid Is A Lifeline For People With Disabilities
11:02am
Wisconsin Beef Council. Burgers & Buns Fun Run benefits Wisconsin Food and Farm Support Fund. 
10:29am
Common Sense Wisconsin. New organization to advance policy to improve Wisconsin government. 
9:51am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Despite Huge Challenges, We Celebrate Good Leaders on Earth Day

Courts

10:21am
District IV Court of Appeals. Savanah R. Thom v. 1st Auto & Casualty Insurance Company. 
10:19am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. James C. Ritland. 

Education

4:40pm
UW-La Crosse. Honor student group picks up neighborhood trash
4:36pm
UJW-Stevens Point. Childcare center nationally recognized for environmental education, practices
4:33pm
UW-Stout. New rankings push game design program to elite national level
1:32pm
UW-Madison. Chancellor Blank wins national economics research honor
1:08pm
UW-Madison. New chemistry makes ‘magic’ drug improvements easier
12:36pm
UW System. UW-Madison wins federal Green Ribbon Schools Postsecondary Sustainability Award. 
11:51am
Edgewood College. Sustainability Leadership Program Goes Virtual
10:00am
Alverno College. Billye Aaron to Receive Honorary Degree at Alverno College Commencement
9:35am
UW-Eau Claire. Summer Food Service Program to provide meals for UW-Eau Claire's Upward Bound participants
9:34am
UW-Green Bay. Heirloom Plant Sale is Back with Online Ordering Options
4:43am
MPS Board of Directors. President Larry Miller and Vice President Tony Baez oppose standardized testing during the pandemic. 

Local

4:48pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. County Board adopts proposal to eliminate single-use 'forever plastics.'
4:45pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. County Board adopts policy to go carbon neutral by 2050. 
2:04pm
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Brown County departments celebrate Earth Day. 
2:02pm
Milwaukee County Sups. Logsdon, Weishan. Board of Supervisors fails to conduct proper oversight of trail-buliding in county parks. 
12:28pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Martin. Nancy Lieberman Charities and Fiserv to fund new basketball court at Sherman Park. 
11:58am
Rep. Zamarripa. Earth Day 2021: Restore our Earth. 
10:19am
NWTC. Offers new programs this fall for students to soar higher. 

Congress

4:33pm
White House. A Proclamation on Earth Day, 2021
2:00pm
Wisconsin Hemp Alliance. SAFE Banking Act passes U.S. House. 
1:50pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Unconstitutional Push for DC Statehood
1:31pm
U.S. Reps. Steil, Auchincloss. Introduce Banking Transparency for Sanctioned Persons Act
11:52am
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative. Applauds bill to stop misleading non-dairy labels. 
10:15am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Legislation to End Student Loan Debt Crisis
10:14am
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds Baldwin reintroduction of DAIRY PRIDE Act. 
9:57am
Wisconsin Environment. Local leaders say Biden's Climate Summit will lead to less pollution, cleaner energy and healthier communities in Wisconsin. 
9:22am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Risch, U.S. Reps. Welch, Simpson. Stand Up for America’s Dairy Farmers

Wednesday April 21, 2021

Governor

4:25pm
Gov. Evers. Executive Order #111, Directs State-Managed Law Enforcement to Review and Update Use of Force Policies.
1:26pm
Gov. Evers. And state legislators announce legislation to address statewide PFAS contamination. 
4:46am
Gov. Evers. Statement on verdict in Chauvin trial. 

4:36am
Spectrum News. Gov. Evers announces $50 million grants to support youth

Budget

1:14pm
Milwaukee Council President Johnson. Big cities and small towns sign the same tune at Joint Finance Committee hearing. 
12:03pm
Milwaukee Council President Johnson. Joint Finance Committee testimony. 
11:52am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Joint Finance Committee testimony. 

Legislative

4:55pm
Sen. Smith. Calls on Republican majority to act on PFAS. 
4:49pm
Speaker Vos, Majority Leader LeMahieu, Joint Finance Co-Chairs Born, Marklein. The Legislature's "For the People" plan sent to Evers. 
4:27pm
Sen. Carpenter. New Foxconn deal takes a lemon and makes lemonade.
3:38pm
Rep. Neubauer. Co-authors CLEAR Act to address PFAS in Wisconsin. 
3:29pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on report from Speaker's Task Force on Racial Disparities Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies & Standards. 
3:25pm
Rep. Steineke. Acts to protect the vote. 
3:22pm
Rep. McGuire. Testifies in support of unemployment tax exemption. 
1:20pm
Sen. Wanggaard. Statement on Speaker's Task Force recommendations. 
12:32pm
Wisconsin Professional Police Association. Wisconsin's largest police group urges lawmakers to act on task force recommendations. 
11:48am
Wisconsin Troopers' Association. Statement on Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies and Standards report findings. 
11:44am
Sen. Johnson. Statement on Derek Chauvin guilty verdict. 
11:02am
Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association. Statement regarding Speaker's Task Force on Racial Disparities. 
10:48am
Sen. Smith. Column: How the budget connects our community. 
10:24am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Cowles, Kerkman. Audit examines WEDC operations. 
10:21am
NFIB Wisconsin School start date has big impact on small business. 
10:19am
Badger State Sheriff's Association, WI Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association. Statement regarding the recently released Task Force report. 
9:30am
Rep. Steineke. Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies and Procedures releases report findings. 
9:24am
LAB. Report 21-7: Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. 
4:50am
Rep. Baldeh. Statement on verdict of the Chauvin case. 
4:47am
Sen. Smith. Statement on Derek Chauvin trial verdict. 
4:43am
Rep. Neubauer. Statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin.

11:40am
U.S. News & World Report. Audit: Wisconsin Economic Agency's Performance Improving
11:40am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Racial Justice Task Force Issues Recommendations
4:37am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Bill Would Ban Discrimination Against Black Hairstyles In Wisconsin
4:31am
Fox 11. Green Bay city attorney releases 19-page report on November election
4:30am
WKOW. State task force on policing to issue 17 reform recommendations; split on defining ‘excessive force’
4:26am
WTMJ. George Floyd's death prompts calls for police reform in America, Wisconsin

State Agencies

4:47pm
DMA. Wisconsin National Guard maintenance company deploying to Eastern Europe this spring
3:30pm
DATCP. Celebrating Earth Day with Wisconsin agriculture
1:04pm
DWD. March Local Employment and Unemployment Data Released
11:18am
DNR. Volunteers Discover New Populations
Of Rare Orchids And Milkweeds
10:53am
State Treasurer Godlewski. Joins 16 state treasurers to call on Congress to pass Paid Family Leave. 
10:25am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The Village Of Oakfield Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
9:25am
DNR. Download The Hunt Wild App In Time For Turkey Season
4:43am
DNR. Take Steps Now To Avoid Potential Conflicts With Black Bears

4:32am
WKBT. City of La Crosse submits interim PFAS site investigation to the DNR

Economy/Business

4:32am
Reuters. Foxconn mostly abandons $10 billion Wisconsin project touted by Trump

Coronavirus

9:20am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Works to Provide Equitable Access to COVID-19 Vaccine

11:38am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Pediatricians Concerned About Rise In COVID-19 Among Kids
4:35am
Oshkosh Northwestern. UW-Oshkosh is offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccines this week at the Culver Family Welcome Center
4:29am
WISN. Waukesha County to close community vaccine clinic once 60% of eligible residents vaccinated
4:27am
CBS 58. Milwaukee County has reached 'end of extreme eagerness' in vaccine rollout, leaders say

Statewide

12:13pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor. Statement on Derek Chauvin guilty verdict. 
11:00am
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs. Accontability should not be such a rare commodity. 
9:22am
Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee. Francesca Mayca Wegner is named executive director.
9:18am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. The Meaning of the Derek Chauvin Verdict
4:51am
Milwaukee Ald. Lewis. Statement on the verdict n the Derek Chauvin trial
4:49am
MIlwaukee Common Council. Joint statement on the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial
4:48am
Milwaukee Alds. Stamper II, Rainey. Trial verdict a step in the right direction
4:45am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Statement on Derek Chauvin trial verdict. 
4:45am
AFT-Wisconsin President Kohlhaas. Statement on verdict of Derek Chauvin trial.
4:42am
Racine Common Council President Tate II. Statement on the Verdict in the Derek Chauvin Case
4:40am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Statement regarding verdict in Chauvin case, George Floyd's death. 
4:39am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Statement on the verdicts in the Chauvin trial. 
4:38am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Praises Chauvin Guilty Verdict: Calls for Transformational Reform of the Entire System

4:35am
AP. Jury’s swift verdict for Chauvin in Floyd death: Guilty
4:34am
Stevens Point Journal. Green Bay activists express relief after Derek Chauvin's guilty verdict, but say it's the first step
4:34am
Cap Times. 'Finally': Madison community leaders, police chief react to Chauvin verdict
4:28am
WISN. Rep. Moore calls Chauvin verdict 'a turning point in American history'

Courts

9:31am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Country Visions Coop v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company.

Education

4:56pm
Marquette University. Annual student pitch competition—Brewed Ideas Challenge—to be held April 23
3:19pm
UW-Madison. Micro-molded ‘ice cube tray’ scaffold is next step in returning sight to injured retinas
3:19pm
UW-Stout. UW Regents approve new arts administration and entrepreneurship degree
3:17pm
Luxemburg-Casco School District. Readies for Ahnapee Diesel, 1st diesel-only high school program in state. 
11:35am
OCI Commissioner Afable. Announces New Leadership Role in National Effort toward Climate Resiliency
9:25am
UW-Stout. Free online operations, supply management courses introduce professionals to leading software
9:19am
UW-Eau Claire. New grad takes research to a new level during her years as a Blugold
4:38am
Marquette University. Award-winning reporter to discuss regional inequality in next “On the Issues,” April 21

4:30am
NBC 26. Green Bay Area Public School District to hold in-person graduations

Local

3:21pm
Madison Metro Sewerage District. "Take Back" our local waterways with responsible pharmaceutical waste disposal. 
11:59am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Announces $1 Million Covid Recovery Program for Local Artists, Performers
11:37am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Announces Climate Forward: Investing in a clean, healthy, and more resilient future. 
9:39am
Milwaukee Ald. Zamarripa. One year anniversary as alderwoman. 
9:15am
West Allis Ald. Tenorio. West Allis finally adopts resolution condemning anti-AAPI violence. 

Congress

3:32pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Joins RSC & Former Sec. of State Mike Pompeo for Max Pressure Rollout
3:24pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. More than 120 Wisconsin officials endorse Biden jobs plan. 
1:22pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Joins Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Republican Study Committee Members to Introduce the Maximum Pressure Act
1:05pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Stabenow, Brown. Introduce Medicare at 50 Act
10:29am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduce Bipartisan Infrastructure Legislation to Make Sure it is Built to Last
10:23am
U.S. Reps. Gallagher, Khanna; U.S. Sens. Schumer, Young. Introduce Bipartisan Endless Frontier Act to Help U.S. Compete with China
9:18am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Retroactively Extend PPP Benefits and Provide More Relief to Wisconsin Farmers

4:36am
Politico. Lawmakers push PPP revamp as funding lapse looms

Tuesday April 20, 2021

Governor

4:41pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on amended Foxconn agreement. 
4:35pm
Sen. Wanggaard. Statement on new Foxconn agreement with Wisconsin. 
3:51pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on approval of revised Foxconn contract. 
3:23pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin. Applaud unprecedented investment 'Beyond the Classroom.'
3:18pm
Foxconn. New Foxconn and WEDC Agreement Provides Flexibility and Clarity for Renewed Tech Investments in Science and Technology Park
3:16pm
Sen. Feyen. Votes to solidfy Foxconn's future in Wisconsin. 
3:14pm
Gov. Evers. And Foxconn reach new agreement. 
1:34pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $50 million to support kids' learning opportunities, mental health. 

3:47pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Foxconn, state agree to new deal; Foxconn expecting to hire up to 1,454 by 2025. The company originally promised to hire 13,000 people.
3:46pm
Racine Journal Times. From $3 billion down $80 million: Foxconn's new contract has much less aid, reduced jobs goal
3:44pm
Milwaukee Biz Times. New state contract offers Foxconn up to $80 million in incentives
3:41pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers, Foxconn Reach New Agreement Lowering Burden On Taxpayers

Budget

9:45am
LFB. Summary of the Governor's 2021-23 building program. 
9:27am
A Better Wisconsin Together. It’s Time for Legal Cannabis in Wisconsin

4:34am
Wisconsin State Journal. Report: Property taxes would see slight increase under Tony Evers' proposed budget
4:24am
U.S. News & World Report. Property Taxes Would Increase Slightly Less Under Evers Plan

Legislative

4:58pm
Sen. Larson. Statement on the outcome of Derek Chauvin trial. 
4:47pm
Rep. Bowen. Statement on Derek Chauvin guilty verdict. 
4:36pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Derek Chauvin verdict. 
4:17pm
Sen. Agard. Statement on Dererk Chauvin case verdict. 
1:25pm
Rep. Shelton. Applauds Gov. Evers announcement of $50 million in "Beyond the Classrooms" grants to support kids' learning opportunities, mental health. 
11:14am
Rep. Allen. Statement on anticipated Chauvin verdict. 
11:02am
Sen. Larson. And Rep. Snodgrass introduce repeal of anti-environment Hybrid and Electric vehicle fees.  LRB-2549
11:00am
Rep. Allen. Statement on the passing of Don Taylor. 
9:26am
Center for Media and Democracy. Wisconsin Far Right Lawmakers Seek Radical Rewrite of U.S. Constitution…Again

10:26am
Cap Times. Rep. Gae Magnafici: Column mischaracterizes my bill to prevent business discrimination based on vaccination status
4:20am
WTMJ. Wisconsin Republicans oppose new gun legislation, say it doesn't address 'root cause' of mass shootings

State Agencies

1:53pm
DMA. Wisconsin Army National Guard crowns 2021 Best Warrior Competition winners
11:03am
DOC. "Vast improvment" at Lincoln Hills/Copper Lake. 
10:28am
DOJ. Address Confidentiality Program for Crime Victims Enters Fourth Year
9:30am
DNR. Seeking volunteers for Karner blue butterfly surveys. 
4:32am
DNR. 2021 Spring Hearing Results Now Available

1:56pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. New Therapy Technique Holds Promise For Lincoln Hills. Reformers Say Youth Prisons Still Need To Close.
1:55pm
U.S. News & World Report. Report Cites 'Vast Improvement' at Wisconsin Juvenile Prison
4:27am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Officials Continue Efforts To Track PFAS Contamination
4:21am
NBC 15. Freeing up the freeway: Wisconsin DOT adds ‘flex lane’ to the Beltline
4:19am
WJFW. Wisconsin DOT has 40 new projects to improve road infrastructures
4:18am
WXOW. Attorney General Josh Kaul promoting Drug Take Back Day

Economy/Business

1:23pm
SHINE. And. Phoenix merger focused on advancing fusion technology 

4:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Harley-Davidson Says EU Tariff Ruling Threatens European Sales

Coronavirus

4:33pm
Waukesha County Health and Human Services. Expo Center Community Vaccination Clinic to close when 60% of eligible population is vaccinated. 
11:04am
DHS. And Governor Evers Announce More Than $175 Million to Support COVID-19 Testing in Schools

3:56pm
USA Today. Is herd immunity to COVID-19 possible? Experts increasingly say no.
4:33am
WISN. 'Please, please, please' get COVID-19 vaccine, Milwaukee leaders plead
4:31am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. State vaccinations inching forward, but western Wisconsin still lagging behind
4:23am
WKBT. Vaccine demand drops locally, many available appointments
4:22am
Fox 11. Demand for COVID-19 vaccine slowing down in Northeast Wisconsin, health officials say
4:22am
NBC 26. COVID-19 vaccinations are more readily available than ever
4:22am
WISC. Thousands of Alliant Energy Center vaccination appointments still available this week, PHMDC says
4:21am
WKOW. Wisconsin approaching plateau for COVID-19 vaccine demand
4:20am
WTMJ. Wisconsin leads U.S. in using allocated vaccines, falls behind in percent of residents vaccinated
4:19am
WAOW. Wisconsin reports lowest weekly vaccine administration in a month

Statewide

5:00pm
Opportunity Wisconsin. Statement on Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict
4:56pm
AG Kaul. Statement on Chauvin conviction. 
4:38pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Statement on the verdict in the Derek Chauvin case. 
4:19pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin. 
1:54pm
Protect Our Care. Medicaid Works For Communities Of Color

Courts

9:29am
District III Court of Appeals. State v. Kimberly Dale Crone. 

3:27pm
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin newspapers sue Google, Facebook. 

Education

3:19pm
UW-Madison. Returning adult students receive awards for perseverance, community contributions
10:27am
UW-Stout. New introductory program opens doors to more students interested in art, design careers
9:28am
UW-Madison. Veterinary clinic for homeless pet owners meets growing demand
9:24am
UW-Green Bay. 100,000+ Doses of Vaccine Distributed on Campuses
9:23am
UW-Green Bay. Campuses in Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan bring back sports in 2021

4:25am
Fox 6. 'Still a waiting game' for some as more MPS students return to class
4:19am
WTMJ. Second wave of MPS students return to classrooms for in-person learning

Local

3:20pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Weishan. Rallies opposition to planned expansion of I-94.
10:29am
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. Congratulates newly elected Supervisor Priscilla Coggs-Jones on her victory, announces updated committee assignments. 

4:34am
Racine Journal Times. Mount Pleasant, Racine County leaders hope new Foxconn contract will lead to progress here

Congress

3:21pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Green New Deal Threatens Jobs, Way of Life
1:22pm
Protect Our Care. Ron Johnson Doubles Down on Toxic Vote Against American Rescue Plan, Tells WI Voters They Didn’t Deserve Direct Checks 
10:24am
Opportunity Wisconsin. Senator Johnson Admits “Stand(ing) in the Way of Getting Checks to Everybody”
9:24am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Braun. Introduce Bipartisan Reform to Rebuild Stronger Roads and Bridges Following Extreme Weather Damage

Monday April 19, 2021

Governor

11:34am
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Foxconn announcement. 
8:08am
Gov. Evers. And Foxconn reach new agreement. 
4:30am
Gov. Evers. Releases statement regarding Kenosha shooting. 

2:13pm
U.S. News & World Report. Foxconn, Wisconsin Reach New Deal on Scaled Back Project
2:12pm
Cap Times. Gov. Tony Evers strikes new deal with Foxconn
2:10pm
Fond du Lac Reporter. Evers says Foxconn, Wisconsin on brink of new deal

Budget

3:35pm
Joint Finance Committee Democrats. Letter to JFC Co-Chairs requesting additional hearing. 
2:04pm
LFB. Property tax estimates under the Governor's budget bill.
12:25pm
Gov. Evers. Hosts Final Badger Bounceback Live Session on Climate Change and Our Environment 

Legislative

2:42pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Steffen. Announce two listening sessions.
11:33am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Bills Would Cap Predatory Loan Rates at 36 Percent

4:25am
WISN. UPFRONT recap: Assembly Speaker Robin Vos opposes COVID-19 vaccine 'passports'
4:25am
WISN. Speaker Robin Vos: Bill to ban transgender athletes will get vote in Assembly

State Agencies

4:50pm
DMA. Family, friends, unit remember fighter pilot
12:45pm
DOJ. Drug Take Back Day is April 24
10:55am
DPI. Oconomowoc High School Spanish teacher named 2020-21 Global Educator of the Year
10:54am
DATCP. Something Special from Wisconsin™ Releases New Line of “Boxes of Fun” for Mother’s Day
9:31am
State Treasurer Godlewski. And BCPL announce $400,000 for broadband expansion in the Town of Drammen in Eau Claire County. 
9:11am
DOT. Pavement work in Zoo Interchange begins next week. 
9:10am
WEDC. Historic Frank Lloyd Wright school to get new life as arts center. 

Economy/Business

2:43pm
Wisconsin Startup Coalition. First Advocacy Week a success. 
10:55am
New North. Koldos announced as Vice President of Business Development. 
9:14am
WRA. March 2021 Home Sales Report.

4:22am
WXPR. Wisconsin Unemployment Held at 3.8% in March

Coronavirus

4:28am
Wisconsin State Journal. Geographic gaps in COVID-19 vaccination taking shape in Wisconsin
4:24am
NBC 15. DHS: 40 percent of state residents have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine
4:21am
Spectrum News. Half of U.S. adults now have received at least 1 COVID shot

Statewide

12:45pm
WHCA/WiCAL. Long-term care providers celebrate Careers in Aging Week. 
9:16am
Marsy's Law for Wisconsin. Wisconsin to go purple for National Crime Victims' Rights Week. 
9:08am
Donovan Group. Adds award-winning school communication professional to team. 

4:28am
Chippewa Herald. Kenosha County shooting was the 31st mass shooting this month in the U.S., according to database
4:27am
AP. Suspect apprehended in fatal shooting at Wisconsin tavern. USA Today
4:23am
WBAY. CDC: Wisconsin sees 27% increase of fatal drug overdoses in 1 year

Education

3:34pm
Marquette University. Diederich College of Communication announces 2021-22 O'Brien Fellows
3:02pm
UW-Platteville. Students intern at local health departments, assist in COVID-19 response
2:27pm
Nativity Jesuit Academy. Vanessa Solis to Lead Nativity Jesuit Academy as Next President
2:08pm
UW-Madison. New Research Network to Measure and Promote Emotional Well-Being
2:07pm
Mount Mary University. All-new Fashion Academy provides summer experience. 
2:05pm
UW-Stout. Counseling Center, Student Life and Services plan events to help students cope with stress
1:30pm
UW System. UW-River Falls chancellor finalists named. 
12:46pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association. UW Now livestream: A cost-effective green future. 
12:23pm
Marquette University. Milwaukee Bucks president among keynotes for 10th annual Real Estate Strategies Conference, April 22
10:56am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold's custom fishing rod business takes off during pandemic
9:12am
UW-Green Bay. TEDxUW-Green Bay Returns!

4:27am
Racine Journal Times. $17K at Julian Thomas, $11K at Gifford | Per-pupil spending varies greatly between RUSD schools
4:23am
U.S. News & World Report. UW-Green Bay Takes Steps to Become National Research Reserve
4:22am
Fox 6. Public records show students struggling across SE Wisconsin

Local

1:31pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Announces Dane County’s First Solar-Powered Park and Campground on Earth Week
11:35am
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Brown County honoring Crime Victims' Rights Week.

Congress

2:10pm
The Hill. Consumer bureau proposes rule to bolster CDC eviction ban
4:28am
Wisconsin Public Radio. US Rep. Moore Hopeful Biden's Infrastructure Plan Will Help Solve Milwaukee's Lead Pipe Problem
4:26am
WXOW. Proposed “PFAS Action Act” could give EPA more jurisdiction

Friday April 16, 2021

Governor

4:35am
Gov. Evers. And Treatment Court Professionals, Local Leaders Highlight Need for Treatment Alternatives and Diversion Program Funding in Budget Proposal

12:21pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers' Redistricting Panel Will Emphasize 'Partisan Fairness' In Drawing Legislative Map
4:30am
WXOW. Governor Evers visits La Crosse to promote diversion programs
4:22am
Racine Journal Times. Governor visits Pfizer facility in Pleasant Prairie

Legislative

4:12pm
Rep. McGuire. Statement on Somers eronsion control resolution. 
2:08pm
Sen. Carpenter. Public hearing scheduled for unemployment compensation tax break. 
2:03pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Tauchen. Announce two listening sessions. 
2:02pm
Rep. Dallman. Testifies in support of sports officials. 
1:04pm
Rep. Edming. Announces district office hours. 
10:29am
Sen. Marklein. Column: One down - more to go: Removing obstacles for rural EMS volunteers. 
9:08am
Protect Our Care. Releases Report Detailing Why Wisconsin Should Expand Medicaid

4:28am
WKOW. Bill would make harassing referees a crime
4:23am
Racine Journal Times. Vos hopes $69M in federal funding leads to improved RUSD graduation rates
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. New Wisconsin Senate Leader Acknowledges 'Rocky Start'

State Agencies

3:50pm
DMA. Wisconsin Guard Soldiers begin grueling Best Warrior competition
2:52pm
DNR. Hunt Safely This Spring Turkey Season
2:24pm
DOR. Earned Income Credit recipients trade delays for larger tax refunds. 
2:07pm
DOJ. Jury Reaches Guilty Verdicts in Rock County Shooting
2:07pm
DNR. Received Public Comments On Draft Economic Impact Analysis Regarding Nitrate Pollution In Groundwater
2:00pm
DFI. Wisconsin Money Smart Essay Contest awards $10,000.
10:30am
DMA. Flyover to honor fallen pilot slated for Saturday
10:30am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Oconomowoc Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
10:27am
DNR. PFAS In Wisconsin Webinar 2 p.m. April 19
4:34am
ETF Sec. Voelker. Fills Executive Team Positions

4:27am
WFRV. Moratorium on utility bills ends, allowing disconnection for nonpayment
4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. I-94 Expansion Put On Hold As Department Of Transportation Opts For More Research
4:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Fish Consumption Advisory Issued For Silver Creek In Monroe County Due To PFAS
4:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Crime Lab Slowly Reducing Case Backlog
4:22am
Chippewa Herald. Anglers warned after PFAS found in trout from popular Fort McCoy stream

Economy/Business

9:08am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Wisconsin Bankers Give Back to Communities in New and Innovative Ways

4:26am
WBAY. Restaurant industry facing worker shortage as business comes back

Coronavirus

1:05pm
Racine Public Health. Proposes amendments to city's "mask" ordinance. 
11:50am
DHS. Federal Review Extended for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
10:32am
DHS. Federal Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care (LTC) Program Ending
4:33am
Racine Public Health. Updates religious institution section of "Safer Racine" ordinance. 

4:30am
Bloomberg. Unused Vaccines Are Piling Up Across U.S. as Some Regions Resist
4:29am
WTMJ. Health leaders say vaccinating children will be critical to fighting pandemic as variants spread
4:29am
WISN. COVID-19 vaccine supply at Wisconsin Center still outpaces demand
4:28am
NBC 15. Dane CO. COVID-19 cases significantly increase in ages 8-59
4:23am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Vaccines 'readily available': Zorn Arena clinic to begin vaccinating walk-ins today
4:22am
Wisconsin State Journal. Cases of worrisome COVID-19 variant double in Wisconsin in a week
4:21am
CNBC. Pfizer CEO says third Covid vaccine dose likely needed within 12 months
4:20am
Spectrum News. Medical experts react to Pfizer recommendations on 'likely' booster and annual COVID-19 shots
4:20am
Fox 6. DHS: 943 new positive cases of COVID-19 in WI; 3 new deaths

Statewide

2:22pm
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin. Denounces racialized violence, calls for reallocation of work, resourcing & responsibility of care. 
11:54am
RENEW Wisconsin. Second annual Earth Day Electric Vehicle Parade to be hosted by Dane County, RENEW Wisconsin, and Slipstream. 

Education

2:04pm
UW La Crosse. Sets drive-by food drop off
2:01pm
Mount Mary University. Alumnae awards to be honoed virtually April 24. 
11:53am
UW-Madison. New imaging system allows us to see UV and visible light simultaneously
10:28am
UW-Madison. New projects study root causes of inequalities and how to reduce their effects
9:12am
UW-Stout. Goat Milk? gets Best of Show in Advertising Federation of America student competition
9:09am
UW-Eau Claire. Nursing simulation lab helps future speech-language pathologists gain new skills

Local

3:51pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Sumner. To host three virtual community forums. 
9:11am
Milwaukee Alds. Coggs, Stamper. Council file seeks Health Department information on J&J vaccinations
4:31am
Milwaukee County Sups. Clancy, Rolland. Applauds unanimous recommendation of overtime accountability ordinance. 

4:21am
Cap Times. Five Midwest mayors urge federal officials to support Amtrak expansion

Congress

4:13pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Signs Born Alive Discharge Petition
2:23pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Pushes IRS to Challenge Abusive Tax Deductions by Opioid Companies
2:06pm
Un-PAC. Youth-led voting rights group confronts Senator Ron Johnson's hypocritical stance on the For the People Act. 
12:16pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. White House Announces $1.7 Billion Investment to Fight COVID-19 Variants that Senator Baldwin Worked to Include in American Rescue Plan
9:10am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Applauds Passage of Microloan Transparency Bill
9:10am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Statement on Court Packing
4:32am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Discusses Democrat’s Costly Infrastructure Bill and the Biden Border Crisis on ‘Fox Business’

4:27am
WFRV. Federal Government pulls the plug on Farm to Families Food Box Program, local pantries prepare for influx
4:26am
WEAU. Rural veterinarian on state’s shortage, new bill proposal

Thursday April 15, 2021

Governor

4:45pm
Sen. Wanggaard, Rep. Kerkman. Governor signs Pfizer bill.
2:55pm
Gov. Evers. Visits Pfizer facility in Pleasant Prairie, signs Assembly Bill 120. 
1:08pm
Institute for Reforming Government. Coalition of State & National Groups Call on Lawmakers to Support Course Access for Struggling Students
11:16am
Gov. Evers. Delivers Radio Address on Badger Bounceback Agenda on justice reform and marijuana legalization. 

Budget

4:32am
Dairy Business Association. Members connect with lawmakers on priorities. 

2:09pm
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Wisconsin Republicans won't allow medical or recreational marijuana, top Republican says
2:08pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Senate Republican leader: No recreational, medical marijuana but potential tax cuts
4:18am
WFRV. The Wisconsin Association for Home Health Care is calling for an increase in Medicaid reimbursements
4:11am
Fox 6. Gov. Evers cites revenue, reform in push to legalize marijuana

Legislative

4:16pm
Sen. Felzkowski. Healthcare access bills pass state Senate. 
3:00pm
Sens. Smith, Roys. GOP legislators ignore experts to carry on the 'big lie'
11:14am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Diability vote advocates voice concerns on election bills. 
11:00am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Don't Legalize Harassment of Election Officials
11:00am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Don't Make It Harder to Vote Absentee
9:49am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Opposes these additional voter suppression measures being fast-tracked through WI Legislature

4:30am
Wisconsin State Journal. Senate sends bills controlling federal stimulus funds to governor, passes election changes
4:29am
Marshfield News Herald. Wisconsin Senate passes COVID and election bills that face likely vetoes from Gov. Tony Evers
4:23am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Senate Approves GOP Stimulus Spending Plan, Proposed Election Law Changes
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Senate Approves Republican Election Changes
4:19am
U.S. News & World Report. Senate OKs Republican COVID Package Despite Veto Threat
4:17am
WKOW. Senate GOP advances election, stimulus bills; Dems dismiss effort as “not real”
4:15am
WTMJ. 'We are not out of the woods yet': State Senator Chris Larson says he tested positive for COVID-19
4:14am
WTMJ. Sen. Julian Bradley reflects on first few months as the state's first Black Republican senator

State Agencies

3:51pm
DOT. Distracted driving: Wisconsin's April Law of the Month
2:06pm
DOT. To expand review of I-94 East/West project
2:05pm
DOC. Job Center now open inside Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional Center. 
12:03pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin Adds 12,900 Total Non-Farm, 11,100 Private-Sector Jobs in March
11:02am
AG Kaul. Releases 2020 State Crime Laboratories Annual Report
11:01am
DFI. Gov. Evers honors the 2020 Governor's Financial Literacy Award recipients. 
11:01am
DMA. Northern Thaw exercise concludes at Volk Field
10:59am
Wisconsin Lottery. Wind Lake Woman Wins $500,000 from Scratch Ticket 
9:51am
WEDC. Drexel Building Supply, Inc. expands operations in New Berlin. 
9:50am
DNR. New Fish Consumption Advisory For Silver Creek
8:59am
WHEDA. Supportive housing webinar to feature service provider insights, service delivery design examples
8:58am
DMA. Wisconsin Statewide Tornado Drill a go for Thursday, April 15

4:24am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin DOJ Gets Federal Grant To Start Database Tracking Sexual Assault Kits
4:14am
WAOW. Wisconsin DOJ gets sexual assault kit tracking database

Economy/Business

2:57pm
WEC Energy Group. Declares quarterly dividend

4:19am
WQOW. Hospitality industry struggling to hire
4:18am
NBC 26. More than 250 local Kimberly-Clark jobs to move to Chicago
4:17am
WKOW. Dells attractions still face staffing issues with delay in student travel program

Coronavirus

1:10pm
DHS. Releases Improved COVID-19 Hospital Data Webpage
9:00am
Survival Coalition. Update April 13: COVID cases and deaths among people with disabilities and older adults in Wisconsin.

4:29am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Michigan is overwhelmed by another COVID-19 surge, this one driven by young people. Is Wisconsin next?
4:28am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Chippewa County public health director concerned about vaccine hesitancy
4:18am
Fox 11. Some rural Wisconsin counties still doing well despite pause on J&J vaccine
4:16am
NBC 15. One-quarter of Wisconsinites have completed their COVID-19 vaccine series
4:16am
CBS 58. Doctors say women not more likely than men to have side effects after COVID-19 vaccine
4:16am
WTMJ. Wisconsin health officials: Don't let vaccine side effects deter you from getting second dose
4:13am
WXOW. Monroe County announces openings at COVID-19 vaccination clinic
4:13am
The Hill. Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause to continue as CDC panel postpones decision
4:13am
Politico. Sharpening resistance: States fret pause in J&J vaccine could drive up hesitancy
4:12am
WXPR. Oneida County Health Department Encourages People to Make COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Courts

2:59pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Files Amicus Brief in Case Against Vos and LeMahieu
1:09pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Sues State Board for Race Discrimination

2:10pm
Stevens Point Journal. Wisconsin couple sues over college grant program that is open to some minorities but not others
4:28am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Supreme Court finds previous DHS order limiting indoor public gatherings invalid
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. Ziegler Replaces Roggensack as Supreme Court Chief Justice

Education

2:58pm
Marquette University. Latinx undergraduate enrollment doubles over last decade, now up to 15% as part of HSI initiative
2:04pm
UW-Stout. Summer STEAM Experience to offer two online camps this year
1:07pm
Marquette University. IWL Pay Equity Series to discuss paid family and medical leave April 20
11:03am
UW-La Crosse. Physical Therapy Program embraces shift to telehealth
11:03am
UW-Madison. Metabolic switch may regenerate heart muscle following heart attack
8:58am
UW-River Falls. To hold limited in-person commencement May 1.
8:57am
NWTC. Receives grant to build pathways for students intersted in energy management. 
4:32am
UW-Eau Claire. Students pass referendum to support Sonnentag Complex

9:54am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. FAFSA completion rate drops 32%, raising fears that high school seniors are not on the path to college
4:12am
Fox 6. Milwaukee Public Schools welcomes students back to in-person learning

Congress

3:01pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Visits Southern Border to See the Biden Administration’s Border Failures Firsthand
2:57pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Bipartisan CORPS Act to Help America Recover and Rebuild from COVID-19
2:07pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Colleagues Reintroduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Plan to Rescue Troubled Federal Trust Funds
4:31am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Sends Letters to Federal Agencies Inquiring into $600 Million No-Bid Contracts to Organization with Biden Ties

Wednesday April 14, 2021

Governor

9:11am
Rep. Hintz. Statement on federal Foodshare funding announcement. 
9:09am
American Heart Association. Applauds Governor Evers for prioritizing food security. 
4:43am
Rep. Hesselbein. Gov. Evers saves food assistance for Wisconsin families.
4:39am
Rep. Subeck. Praises Biden and Evers administration to preserve Foodshare funding. 
4:31am
Hunger Task Force. Emergency FoodShare benefits assured for 407K Wisconsin families. 

4:13am
Specturm News. Wisconsin secures more than $70M in food assistance

Budget

4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Evers Makes Pitch For Juvenile Justice Reform As GOP Lawmakers Prepare To Review Budget

Senate Floor Session

3:17pm
Badger Institute. Commends Senate passage of dental therapy bill
2:45pm
Sen. Marklein. Rural EMS bill passes the state Senate. 
2:42pm
Sen. Bewley. Smoke and mirrors: The Republican's "year of nothing."
2:22pm
Sen. Smith. Republicans scurry to play politics with COVID relief funds. 
2:21pm
Sen. Stroebel. Election integrity bills pass Wisconsin Senate. 
2:20pm
Sen. Cowles. Plan to provide cleaner water passes Senate. 
2:19pm
Sen. Jacque. Bills protecting freedom to worship and medical decision-making head to governor. 
1:17pm
Sen. Jacque. Paddlewheel bill spins through Senate.

Assembly Floor Session

10:01am
Rep. Gundrum. Supporting Wisconsinites with federal ARPA funds. 
5:00am
Wisconsin Jewish Conference, Holocaust Education Resource Center, Milwaukee Jewish Federation. Wisconsin Jewish community applauds passage of Holocaust Education Bill. 
4:57am
Rep. Jessie Rodriguez. Supports legislative oversight of federal dollars. 
4:56am
Rep. Tittl. Votes to require Holocaust education in Wisconsin classrooms. 
4:56am
Rep. Tittl. Supports critical investments using federal stimulus dollars. 
4:55am
Rep. Vorpagel. Statement on legislative priorities for federal COVID relief funds. 
4:54am
Rep. Armstrong. Votes for stimulus package.
4:53am
Rep. Steineke. Directs federal aid to broadband, long-term care facilities, small businesses. 
4:53am
Rep. Hesselbein. Statement on Republican attempt to control federal funding. 
4:52am
Rep. Callahan. State Assembly approves bill to fund local roads. 
4:51am
Rep. Snyder. Summer sales tax holiday passes the Assembly.
4:50am
Rep. Subeck. Criticizes Assembly Republicans politicization of federal pandemic relief. 
4:49am
Rep. Ohnstad. Statement on legislative session.
4:49am
Rep. Allen. Assembly advances the people's priorities.
4:48am
Rep. Hintz. Assembly passes UW Oshkosh Sesquicentennial resolution. 
4:47am
Rep. Cabrera. Wisconsinites cannot afford to gamble with ARPA funds. 
4:46am
Rep. Considine. Statement on Assembly floor session.
4:45am
Rep. Edming. Backs use of stimulus funding to meet critical needs. 
4:45am
Rep. Dallman. Votes in favor of critical investments.
4:44am
Rep. James. Supports investments in communities.
4:42am
Rep. Summerfield. Praises passage of broadband bill. 
4:41am
Rep. Plumer. Supports investments in Wisconsin.
4:36am
Rep. Oldenburg. Votes to invest in rural Wisconsin.
4:35am
Rep. Plumer. Holocaust Education Act heads to governor's desk.
4:34am
Rep. Emerson. Statement on AB 17 passage.
4:30am
Wisconsin Property Taxpayers. Applauds Assembly passage of AB 232.
4:29am
Rep. Magnafici. Assembly passes sales tax holiday. 

4:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Assembly Approves Republicans' COVID-19 Stimulus Spending Plan
4:23am
Chippewa Herald. Assembly Republicans pass bills seeking control over federal stimulus funds, Tony Evers likely to veto
4:22am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Assembly approves summer sales tax holiday for bars, restaurants
4:18am
WKOW. GOP passes stimulus spending bills despite likely veto
4:17am
WBAY. Assembly OKs Republican COVID spending plan; Evers vows veto

Legislative

3:25pm
Sen. Larson. "We are not out of the woods yet. Let's not lose our way." - Statement on COVID-19 diagnosis. 
2:18pm
Rep. Cabral-Guevara. Comments on Kimberly-Clark restructuring. 
12:04pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Testimony in Opposition to Assembly Bill 173 and Assembly Bill 198
10:57am
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Rep. Tony Kurtz receives 2021 Health Care Advocate of the Year Award. 
10:48am
Sen. Smith. Column: Schools, Children and their Future. 
10:03am
Sen. Pfaff, Rep. Billings, Rep. Doyle, DCF Sec. Amundson. To hold virtual round table on childcare.
9:13am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Don’t Turn Away Poll Workers
9:12am
Rep. Hintz. Applauds Gov. Evers' support for Wisconsin small businesses. 
4:58am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on death of Molly Toon.

State Agencies

3:30pm
DMA. National Guard’s top enlisted Soldier visits Wisconsin and reflects on “The Year of the Guard”
3:22pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Oshkosh Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
2:22pm
DNR. Wisconsin Natural Resources Board Approves 2021 Migratory Bird Hunting Season Framework
And Regulations
1:15pm
DOJ. Death Investigation in McFarland
1:14pm
DMA. Wisconsin Army National Guard welcomes new senior enlisted advisor at change of responsibility ceremony
11:33am
DPI. New partnership highlights importance of teachers in Wisconsin
10:02am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Wild Rice Management Strategic Analysis
9:11am
AG Kaul. Provides Update on Sexual Assault Kit Initiative and Tracking System

Coronavirus

4:24am
La Crosse Tribune. Gundersen, Mayo to pause giving J&J vaccine pending FDA, CDC investigation of blood clot cases
4:23am
Wisconsin State Journal. DOC has vaccinated 17% of Wisconsin prisoners, but ‘slow’ process compared to state
4:20am
WAOW. Health officials say COVID-19 case increase may be linked to youth sports
4:19am
WTMJ. City of Milwaukee decides to hold off raising capacity limits for now
4:19am
WISN. Milwaukee health officials ‘concerned’ about vaccine supply outpacing demand
4:18am
NBC 15. Wis. groups worry pause in J & J vaccine use will hurt underserved communities
4:17am
WBAY. Wisconsin coronavirus cases, deaths, hospitalizations all above average
4:16am
CNBC. States rush to replace J&J vaccine appointments after FDA recommends pause
4:14am
Fox 6. Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause impacts Milwaukee County clinics

Statewide

12:05pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Advocacy Day draws 1,000 people from across the state. 
11:31am
Wisconsin Hospital Association. SSM Health Wisconsin receives WHA Advocacy All-Star Award. 
11:31am
Customers First Coalition. New podcast episode: Energy assistance during the pandemic. 

Courts

4:09pm
Pro-Life Wisconsin. Victorious at the Wisconsin Supreme Court: Tavern League of Wisconsin, Inc. v. Andrea Palm and Wisconsin Department of Health Services. 
3:26pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Justice Annette Kingsland Ziegler elected as next chief justice.
2:41pm
State Bar of Wisconsin. Statement on new Chief Justice. 
9:10am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Tavern League of Wisconsin v. Andrea Palm. 

10:53am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin High Court: Governor Can't Limit Business Capacity
10:50am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Supreme Court rules Gov. Evers can't limit bars and restaurant capacity without Legislature
4:21am
Marshfield News Herald. Hagedorn and liberal justices signal they may block latest Wisconsin election lawsuit

Education

3:21pm
UW-River Falls. Student newspaper recives eight awards in statewide contest. 
2:20pm
Marquette University.  Army ROTC advances to Sandhurst Military Skills Competition
2:17pm
UW-Stevens Point. Environmental activities, online presentations highlight Earth Week.
2:16pm
Edgewood College. Major Gift Creates Scholarships for Business, Technology
11:32am
UW-Stout. Chancellor: University applying pandemic lessons for future success
10:04am
UW-Stout. Shredded campus office paper being recycled into tissue paper
10:02am
UW-Eau Claire. Eau Claire Jazz Festival will be virtual, livestreamed event on April 23
9:08am
UW-Green Bay. Institute for Women’s Leadership Gains Momentum

Local

2:41pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. Parks Committee advances proposal to eliminate single-use 'forever plastics.'
10:47am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Announces Housing Forward: An Agenda to Address the Housing Needs of All in a Growing City
9:07am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Affordable housing in Milwaukee: Taking stock of non-governmental players and activities. 
4:28am
Milwaukee Alds. Coggs, Lewis, Dodd. Black Maternal Health Week is a time to reflect on how we can do better

4:25am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. County starting initial discussions on spending options for $20M in federal COVID-19 aid
4:24am
Janesville Gazette. Enrollment, staff losses projected in Janesville public schools
4:17am
WKBT. PFAS probe in Town of Campbell wells slow, but care needed for right solution, official says
4:16am
WKBT. La Crosse Co. Health & Human Services board declares racism as a public health crisis

Congress

3:30pm
Protect Our Care. Andrea Palm Has the Experience and Qualifications Needed to Be Deputy Secretary of HHS
9:08am
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Sends Letter to Secretary Mayorkas Requesting Answers and Expressing Border Crisis Concerns

4:21am
The Hill. IRS chief warns of unpaid taxes hitting $1 trillion
4:20am
Reuters. Biden ready to announce U.S. withdrawal, even as peace eludes Afghanistan

Tuesday April 13, 2021

Governor

4:45pm
Rep. Vining. Celebrates preservation of federal food assistance for Wisconsin families. 
4:44pm
Rep. Goyke. Applauds Wisconsin officials and Biden administratoin for swift action to preserve over $70 million in federal emergency food assistance. 
4:01pm
Gov. Evers. Reaches deal with USDA, preserves more than $70 million a month in food assistance for Wisconsin families. 
1:46pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $100 million investment in economic recovery. 

Budget

8:55am
Gov. Evers. Hosts Badger Bouncback Live Session on justice reform and marijuana legalization. 

3:52am
WISC. ‘This is our future:’ Thompson, Blank ask legislature to help pay for UW campus projects
3:48am
Wisconsin State Journal. ‘Dire shape’: UW-Madison pushes for money to replace Humanities Building

Assembly Floor Session

4:10pm
Rep. Cabral-Guevara. Supports critical investment package. 
3:58pm
Rep. Subeck. Holocaust education bill passes state Assembly.
3:57pm
Sen. Jacque, Rep. Tusler. More protection on the way for cyberstalking victims. 

Legislative

3:25pm
Rep. Bowen. And Village President-elect McKaig statement on police killing of Daunte Wright.
3:24pm
Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association. On passage of PTSD legislation. 
2:57pm
Sen. Jacque. Bill to protect public safety employees' mental health heads to governor's desk. 
2:55pm
Sens. Smith, Roys. GOP legislators pass voter suppression bills. 
2:54pm
Sen. Pfaff. 32nd District Agriculture and Conservation town hall shows confidence in budget, extends call for conservation efforts. 
2:09pm
Rep. Neubauer. Statement on the death of Daunte Wright. 
12:28pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Republicans set to vote on $2 billion in spending that may violate federal rules
12:02pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Tourism, Restaurant Interests Against Bills for Earlier School Starts
10:08am
Protect Our Care Kicks Off Campaign to Hold “GOP Medicaid Deniers” in Wisconsin Accountable for Putting Politics Over Health
9:36am
Rep. Vining. Advocates for federal food assistance for Wisconsin families. 
3:59am
Rep. Baldeh. Latest police-killing is both outrageous and familiar. 
3:57am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on shooting in Knoxville, TN.
3:57am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on police killing of Daunte Wright. 

12:27pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Assembly To Vote On Republicans' COVID-19 Stimulus Spending Plan
12:26pm
Green Bay Press Gazette. Plan to suspend sales taxes at bars and restaurants this summer would cost state but save consumers $170 million

State Agencies

2:57pm
DOJ. Bipartisan Coalition of AGs Call on Congress to Pass NO HATE Act
12:39pm
DMA. Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 426th Regional Training Institute earns prestigious Superior Unit Award
12:39pm
DNR. Wisconsin State Park System spring operations update. 
12:30pm
Wisocnsin State Journal. DNR to relax park restrictions; observation towers, playgrounds to reopen
10:55am
WEDC. Bring big ideas to life downtown. 
3:58am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment On Fall 2021 Wolf Harvest Season And Future Of Wolf Management

3:46am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Months After Benefits Were Paid, State Serves Some Unemployment Recipients With 'Overpayment' Notices

Economy/Business

1:44pm
NFIB Wisconsin. Optimism increases as pandemic restrictions eased, but Wisconsin small businesses still hampered by hiring. 
9:35am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Oshkosh Corporation is newest Gold Member.

Coronavirus

1:26pm
Kewaunee County Public Health. Cancels Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine clinic. 
12:41pm
Gov. Evers. And DHS announce community-based vaccination clinic in Barron County to open April 20. 
11:56am
DHS. Pauses Administration of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
9:46am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Pausing Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Administration

12:29pm
Wisconsin State Journal. State, Dane County to 'pause' Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
8:57am
The Hill. US health officials call for pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccine over rare blood clots
3:56am
Janesville Gazette. Rock County COVID-19 hospitalizations more than double in one week
3:55am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Medical Leader: Rising Cases, Spikes In Surrounding States Are A 'Warning Sign'
3:53am
WEAU. State COVID-19 vaccinators cannot require ID or proof of residency from patients
3:52am
WKOW. PHMDC: More community vaccination clinics coming in near future
3:51am
WISN. All welcome: COVID-19 vaccines readily available at Wisconsin Center
3:50am
WJFW. Vaccinations hit all time high in Wisconsin, but COVID variants are on the rise
3:47am
Baraboo News Republic. COVID-19 vaccine available as Baraboo, Portage providers hear 'rumbles' of hesitancy

Statewide

2:52pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative. Marin Bozic becomes board advisor.

3:51am
CBS 58. Wisconsin given a 'C' on White House infrastructure report card

Education

2:25pm
UW-Whitewater. Announces 2021 alumni award recipients
2:08pm
Alverno College. Planning for in-person learning in fall 2021. 
12:39pm
UW-Stout. Student contributes artwork to mural remembering George Floyd’s death
11:58am
UW-Madison. Guggenheim Fellowship awarded to psychology professor
10:41am
UW-River Falls. Student selected to present research at national symposium. 
10:24am
UW-Madison. Recent UW grad, an Afghan Kurdish poet, wins $90,000 scholarship for immigrants with exceptional potential
9:45am
UW-Whitewater. Athletic director finalists named
9:45am
UW-Madison. Alum’s mask makes Time magazine’s list of best inventions of 2020

3:54am
WXPR. No More Mask Requirement at Several Local Schools
3:51am
WTMJ. 'A whirlwind of preparation': Milwaukee teachers, staff prepare for return to in-person learning
3:50am
WAOW. BREAKING: Wausau School Board Approves Final Motion to Reopen Schools
3:49am
Chippewa Herald. Some Wisconsin school districts begin planning for early start date this fall
3:49am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison School District eyes 3.3% property tax increase to balance next year's budget
3:48am
Racine Journal Times. 'Severe, pervasive and persistent' | State says Burlington schools failed to address 'racially hostile environment'
3:46am
Fox 6. Superintendent: MPS '100% ready' for in-person learning

Local

12:19pm
Milwaukee and Fire and Police Commission. Commissioners to consider modifying or eliminating the exception to the ban on chokeholds by members of the Milwaukee Police Department. 
11:59am
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. Calls for Milwaukee County to go carbon neutral by 2050.
8:54am
United Way of Dane County. Volunteers honored with Virtual Community Volunteer Awards.

3:53am
WKBT. Number of PFAS-contaminated wells in Town of Campbell nears 200

Congress

3:59pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Healthy Families Act to Establish National Paid Sick Days Policy
2:02pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Calls for Vote on Legislation to Address Surge of Anti-Asian Hate Crimes During Coronavirus Pandemic
12:00pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Braun; U.S. Rep. Garamendi.  Introduce Bipartisan Reform to Strengthen Buy America Requirements for Federal Government

Monday April 12, 2021

Budget

3:52pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born. JFC announces virtual public hearing registration information. 

4:21am
Janesville Gazette. Joint Finance Committee spends day at UW-Whitewater for public budget hearing
4:20am
WXPR. Groups, Counties Call for Renewal of Knowles Nelson Stewardship Program

Legislative

4:21pm
Rep. Shankland. Column: The American Rescue Plan Act will leave a positive and lasting impact in our communities. 
3:24pm
Rep. Steineke. Assembly Republicans propose historic investment in broadband access.
2:50pm
Sen. Ballweg, Rep. Kurtz. Reveal comprehensive agriculture export program. 
12:57pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Calling for racial justice and accountability in the wake of growing Anti-Asian violence
11:08am
Sen. Wimberger. Announces listening sessions.
11:06am
Sen. Agard. Statement on the shooting of Daunte Wright.

State Agencies

4:02pm
DMA. Revamped Comprehensive Health and Wellness leaders course gives Wisconsin National Guard leaders the tools to help troops find balance
3:50pm
PSC. Urges Consumers to Seek Assistance before Moratorium on Utility Disconnections End
2:53pm
DNR. Recruiting Next Class Of Wisconsin
Conservation Wardens
2:51pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. Approves battle site restoration project. 
11:07am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Nekoosa Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
4:33am
DMA. Brothers in arms: Wisconsin Guard members recount deploying with siblings

4:22am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Federal Funding Expected To Help Ease Wisconsin's Road Repair Needs

Economy/Business

12:55pm
Construction Business Group. Launches campaign to combat worker misclassification. 
11:11am
Wisconsin Startup Coalition. First Advocacy Week kicks-off. 

Coronavirus

2:53pm
DHS. Reaffirms that Every Wisconsinite Can Get COVID-19 Vaccine
9:06am
Kewaunee County Public Health COVID-19 vaccine available.
4:34am
DMA. Wisconsin Guard troops assisting with community vaccination effort in Milwaukee

4:25am
WISN. Upward trend in COVID-19 cases a ‘concern’ for state, community health leaders as neighboring states struggle
4:24am
WISN. Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine supply plummets in Wisconsin
4:24am
WBAY. Wisconsin reaches 3.5 million “shots in the arm” milestone, fewer than 600 new COVID-19 cases confirmed Sunday
4:22am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Vaccine update: western Wisconsin continues to fall behind state rate
4:20am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Reports Almost 25% of Population Fully Vaccinated

Statewide

3:19pm
Wisconsin Environment, Wisconsin Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Wisconsin health leaders discuss federal climate action. 
1:43pm
Protect Our Care. Why Remaining Holdout States Should Expand Medicaid
11:28am
Marshfield Clinic Health System. PreventionGenetics to house data storage and networking systems at data center
11:12am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Farmer-Labor Podcast explores power in the farm economy.
9:00am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Disability rights and voting briefing: April 12 at noon.

4:26am
Racine Journal Times. COVID-19 might've been only a preview of Wisconsin’s impending ‘Silver Tsunami’ of aging patients

Courts

4:34am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order. 

4:27am
WTMJ. Wisconsin Supreme Court weighs state power to protect water from farm pollutants
4:27am
Chippewa Herald. Wisconsin Supreme Court weighs balance of power in key environmental cases

Education

2:54pm
UW-Madison. Tour of L&S, engineering facilities highlights need for new buildings
1:44pm
UW-River Falls. Williams is Commissioned Composer, virtual concert April 21. 
12:56pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association. UW Now Livestream: Economic stimulus. 
12:49pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. DPI Rules That Burlington School District Has Not Addressed Racism, Calls on District to Take Further Action
11:09am
Alverno College. Walsh Named Dean of School of Adult Learning and New Initiatives
11:09am
Marquette University. To host Symposium on Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice, April 16
9:03am
UW-La Crosse. Environmental Studies minor attracts students of all majors

4:26am
Marshfield News Herald. Students learning virtually more likely to be in Wisconsin's urban centers, new data show
4:25am
WTMJ. Milwaukee Public Schools prepare to re-open this week amid rise in COVID-19 case numbers
4:23am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Thompson Continues Push For Systemwide Online Education Program
4:20am
AP. US colleges divided over requiring student vaccinations

Local

3:20pm
Milwaukee Council President Johnson. Thank you, Reggie Moore. 

4:21am
Cap Times. Report: Federal funds saving local transit like Madison Metro from ‘worst-case scenario'
4:19am
Fox 6. MCTS officials 'very comfortable' expanding bus capacity to 20

Friday April 9, 2021

Governor

2:10pm
Institute for Reforming Government. Calls on Governor Evers to Appeal Biden Medicaid Decision

2:58pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Biden administration blocks Medicaid work requirement by former Gov. Scott Walker

Budget

12:03pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Advocacy Groups Stress Importance of Public Input During Press Conference at State Budget Hearing
12:02pm
UW-Whitewater Chancellor Watson. Joint Committee on Finance Welcome Address. 

Legislative

2:06pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Duey as He Says, Not as He Does
2:04pm
Rep. Gundrum. Announces budget listening sessions.
12:41pm
Rep. Duchow. To hold listening sessions with Sen. Kapenga.
12:37pm
U.S. Term Limits. Wisconsin Senate Committee passes resolution to term limit Congress.
12:35pm
Milwaukee County Clerk Christenson. Testifies in opposition to election bills before Senate Committee. 
11:56am
Sen. Jacque. Delivers GOP Radio Address. 
11:13am
Rep. Hebl. Column: Partisan politics is costing Wisconsin. 
10:03am
Sen. Marklein. Column: A responsible stimulus plan to spend federal funds in Wisconsin.
4:29am
Sen. Felzkowski. Authors Second Amendment sanctuary state bill. 

4:28am
La Crosse Tribune. Josh Kaul, Democrats propose bill to allow attorney general to bring civil rights charges
4:28am
Chippewa Herald. Republican legislative leaders want Josh Kaul to sue to allow state to use stimulus for tax cuts
4:27am
Marshfield News Herald. Green Bay residents file complaint over November election as Republicans consider law changes
4:21am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Election Officials, Groups Raise Concerns About Proposed Election Law Changes
4:18am
U.S. News & World Report. Bill Would Let AG File Lawsuits Over Civil Rights Violations
4:17am
WFRV. Proposed legislation expands the powers of AG to investigate, bring action against civil rights violations
4:15am
WAOW. Area lawmaker working on Second Amendment sanctuary bill

State Agencies

12:36pm
DNR. Begins Dredging And Cleanup Of Three-Quarter Mile Segment Of Portage Canal
11:14am
DNR. Extends Deadline For Town Of Peshtigo Residents To Receive Free PFAS Sampling Of Private Drinking Water Wells. 
9:53am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Hartford Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

4:20am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Regulators Accept Utilities' Plans For Managing Past-Due Bills During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Economy/Business

11:55am
Alliant Energy. Urges Wisconsin residents to call 811 before you dig. 
9:55am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Know a young person with a business idea? Deadline April 14 for 'Wisconsin YES!' contest. 

4:14am
WCLO. Rock County COVID-19 cases continue to rise

Coronavirus

4:27am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin reports most daily COVID-19 cases in nearly 2 months; deaths, hospitalizations also up
4:22am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Records Highest Number of Virus Cases in 2 Months
4:19am
Fox 6. Milwaukee County vaccine supply rising, appointments available
4:19am
WXPR. UW Stevens Point Plans Vaccine Clinic
4:18am
WEAU. New Wis. COVID-19 variant dashboard provides regional data for strains of concern
4:18am
WBAY. 2 million vaccinated against COVID-19; state reports over 1,000 new cases
4:15am
WISC. Dane Co. sees increase in COVID-19 cases, officials urge testing for those feeling symptoms
4:15am
CBS 58. State health officials say highest number of COVID-19 cases detected in kids under 18

Statewide

9:52am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Wheels on the bus. 

Courts

11:12am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. President Rick Esenberg on Supreme Court Decision in Zignego v. WEC
11:10am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Court Upholds Halt to Purge of Wisconsin Voter Rolls
9:56am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Zignego v. Wisconsin Elections Commission. 

2:59pm
U.S. News & World Report. Appeals Court Sides With Wisconsin Governor on Press Access
2:57pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Panel of federal judges rules Tony Evers can keep conservative group MacIver out of events
2:54pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Supreme Court Rejects Voter Purge Lawsuit
9:58am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Supreme Court Says Don't Purge Voters From Rolls

Education

3:40pm
UW-Stout. Poetry Celebration to feature local award-winning poet, writing workshop and student showcase
2:09pm
UW-Madison. New Data Science degree emerges as the fastest growing major
2:07pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association. Day of the Badger a huge success. 
12:37pm
MTEA. Calls on MPS School Board to hold Special Meeting to discuss reopening preparations
12:03pm
UW System. Seeks to focus coordination of online eduation efforts. 
12:00pm
DPI. Public comment period open for draft informational guidebook on dyslexia and related conditions
11:59am
UW-Madison. Health tool significantly reduces medication over-prescription, improving patient safety
11:11am
UW-Madison. Artificial intelligence can accelerate clinical diagnosis of fragile X syndrome

Local

3:59pm
Milwaukee Ald. Zamarripa. City’s anti-harassment policy should be applicable to ALL employees

4:16am
NBC 26. Brown County sees increase in pandemic garbage disposal as trash lines highways 'every quarter-mile'

Congress

4:00pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Biden's Proposal to Cut Real Defense Spending
2:53pm
WEAU. Rep. Kind introduces bill to address state’s veterinary shortage
9:58am
U.S Rep. Gallagher. Announces $3.9 Million DOT Grant to Austin Straubel International Airport

4:17am
Fox 11. 'Depends on what you mean by common sense': Locals react as Biden pushes gun reform

Thursday April 8, 2021

Governor

3:12pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers radio address on Badger Bounceback Agenda to do what's best for our kids. 
11:12am
Gov. Evers. And First Lady Evers announce collaboration with NGA on social and emotional needs of kids and families. 

4:15am
Fox 11. Gov. Evers visits New London High School; students talk mental health

Budget

12:34pm
Clean Wisconsin, Dairy Business Association, The Nature Conservancy, WI Land+Water. Environmental, agricultureal groups lay out budget blueprint for clean water. 

4:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. DNR Secretary Preston Cole Urges Lawmakers To Fund Efforts To Address PFAS, Buy Public Lands
4:26am
Cap Times. Business owners tell Lt. Gov. Barnes to expand BadgerCare, broadband
4:14am
WBAY. Evers tours aging Cofrin Library in push for $96.3 million tech center

Legislative

4:53pm
Rep. Neylon. Testifies on election reform legislation. 
4:20pm
Rep. Bowen. Applauds Biden-Harris administration for executive action to curb gun violence in our communities. 
3:35pm
Speaker Vos, Majority Leader LeMahieu. Letter to AG Kaul regarding American Resuce Plan Act. 
3:11pm
Protect Our Care, Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Sen. Baldwin and health advocates to Wisconsin legislative Republicans: “Expand Badgercare now”
3:10pm
Sens. Smith, Roys. GOP legislators continue to undermine democracy with anti-voting bills. 
2:11pm
AG Kaul, Sen. Johnson, Rep. Anderson. Propose Civil Rights Enforcement Legislation
1:35pm
Assembly Workforce Development Committee Democrats. Statement on Assembly Bill 237.
1:15pm
Rep. Subeck. Praises President Biden's executive orders to curb gun violence. 
12:48pm
Sen. Agard. Applauds President Biden taking steps to address gun violence. 
12:36pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Testimony In Opposition to Senate Bill 207, Senate Bill 210, Senate Bill 213
11:43am
Rep. Callahan. Assembly Bill 238 awaiting vote in state Assembly. 
9:28am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Don’t Interfere with the Freedom to Vote

4:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Citing Jill Underly's support from Democrats and unions, top Republican Robin Vos vows to block increased DPI funding
4:24am
Sheboygan Press. Republicans warned their spending plan for Wisconsin's federal COVID stimulus funds may not be allowed
4:13am
U.S. News & World Report. GOP Plans for Spending Federal Stimulus May Not Be Allowed

State Agencies

4:29pm
DOT. Municipalities receive $99 million in quarterly transportation aid
12:47pm
DCF. Additional Child Care Counts payment programs coming soon. 
12:35pm
DHS. Releases New COVID-19 Variant Trackers
11:42am
DNR. 2021 Youth Turkey Hunt Happening Soon
9:27am
DNR. Announces 2021 Keep Wildlife Wild Poster Contest Winners
4:29am
ETF. Latest investment performance. 

4:27am
Wisconsin State Journal. DNR to withhold data on PFAS in wastewater; agreement with WMC allows sampling to continue
4:11am
WXPR. Business Group, DNR Agree Not to Release PFAS Tests for Now

Economy/Business

1:34pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & employment update. 
1:17pm
Food Finance Institute. New Meat Processing Boot Camp responds to increased market demand
10:06am
We Energies. Customers urged to stay connected if they are behind on bills
10:01am
Madison Black Chamber of Commerce. Resiliency Showcase to be held virtually. 
9:54am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Finalists in Gov's Biz Plan Contest poised to aid in post-COVID economic rebound. 
9:25am
New North. Program finalized for second New North Summit virtual event, set for April 14. 

Coronavirus

9:05am
Gov. Evers, DHS. Announce community-based vaccination clinic in Douglas County to open April 13.
9:02am
Survival Coalition. Update April 6: COVID cases and deaths among people with disabilities and older adults in Wisconsin.

4:28am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Vaccination rate among Chippewa County seniors has stalled
4:25am
Wausau Daily Herald. New COVID-19 cases continue to tick in the wrong direction
4:17am
WTMJ. Health departments urge vaccines and continued virus mitigation as case numbers rise
4:16am
NBC 15. Over 90% of Dane Co. residents 65+ receive at least one COVID-19 vaccine
4:14am
WBAY. Wisconsin on pace to have 2 million COVID-19 vaccinated residents
4:12am
AP. Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others?
4:11am
Fox 6. DHS: 727 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 5 new deaths

Statewide

4:18pm
Midwest Renewable Energy Association. Announced as 2021 Force for Positive Change award recipient. 
9:06am
Wisconsin Library Association. Governor issues National Library Week proclamation. 

Courts

4:27am
Wisconsin State Journal. DHS confirms Wisconsin to lose out on more than $50M in monthly federal food aid starting in May
4:26am
Stevens Point Journal. Timing of Supreme Court ruling ending Evers health order cost Wisconsin millions in food assistance
4:15am
Fox 11. Virus-related case involving businesses heads to Wisconsin Supreme Court
4:12am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Court Ruling Means Food Aid Cuts Will Begin in May

Education

2:08pm
UW-Milwaukee. Team from UWM and UW-Madison competes in Solar Decathlon finals. 
10:50am
Marquette University. Launches $750 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, “Time to Rise: The Marquette Promise to Be The Difference”
10:32am
UW-Whitewater. Annmarie Lavorata named student speaker for 2021 spring commencement
10:32am
UW-Whitewater. John Chenoweth named UW-Whitewater provost

4:18am
WAOW. Area school districts weigh-in on failed referendums
4:17am
WISN. Racine County school discusses ending mask policy, parents concerned
4:16am
WISC. Vaccinated students and staff exempt from campus COVID-19 testing
4:16am
NBC 26. Masks not required at handful of Wisconsin schools
4:13am
WEAU. Cameron School District no longer requiring masks

Local

2:06pm
MCTS. To Increase Capacity Limit Starting April 12
10:40am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Dane County, City of Madison to give licensed establishments COVID-19 credit to help rebound from pandemic. 
9:06am
West Allis Ald. Tenorio. Statement on failure to pass mask mandate. 
4:31am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Warns residents do not fall victim to scams.

Congress

10:35am
The Hill. Biden rescinds Trump-approved Medicaid work requirements in Michigan, Wisconsin

4:28am
La Crosse Tribune. Local small businesses feeling hopeful with incoming federal relief during Rep. Kind visit
4:18am
WXOW. Rep. Ron Kind discusses American Rescue Plan and the benefits for small businesses in the La Crosse area

Wednesday April 7, 2021

Budget

3:37pm
Joint Finance Committee Democrats. Republicans attempt to distract and undermine Badger Bounceback Budget's investments. 
1:22pm
PSC Chairperson Valcq. Testimony before the Joint Committee on Finance.
12:53pm
DWD Sec.-designee Pechacek. Testimony on the 2021-23 budget bill.
10:30am
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born. JFC to hear, vote on responsible stimulus plan legislation. 
10:16am
DNR Sec. Cole. Testimony to Joint Finance Committee.
4:41am
Joint Finance Committee Democrats. Workforce, education budgets invest in resilience, recovery, and rebuilding in Wisconsin.

4:34am
Wisconsin Public Radio. GOP Lawmakers Press Wisconsin Schools Chief On Federal Relief Funds
4:32am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin school districts set to receive at least $2.2 billion in federal stimulus aid
4:29am
U.S. News & World Report. GOP Lawmakers Quiz Wisconsin School Chief Over Virus, Aid

Legislative

4:10pm
Assembly Transportation Committee Democrats. Statements on Republican bills to control American Rescue Plan Act funding. 
4:10pm
Rep. Dallman. Introduced Assembly Bill 234. 
3:24pm
Dairy Business Association. Applauds ag committee's support of truthful labeling. 
3:07pm
Assembly Jobs and Economy Committee Democrats. Statement on recent committee activity. 
10:31am
Sen. Smith. Column: Imagine the possibilities during the year of broadband access. 
9:12am
Sen. Bernier, Rep. Rozar. Introduce bill to honor Colby cheese. 

4:37am
WTMJ. WI policymakers discuss challenges to diversifying teacher workforce

State Agencies

12:43pm
Wisconsin Lottery. All or Nothing Lotto game celebrates two years. 
12:02pm
DNR. Help Shape Deer Hunting In Wisconsin
11:51am
OCI. Thousands of Wisconsinites Get Covered on Healthcare.gov
11:51am
DOJ. And Office of Children’s Mental Health Partner to Help Youth When in Crisis
11:04am
Serve Wisconsin. Recruiting organizations working to alleviate poverty in Wisconsin.
10:47am
DNR. Report: Hundreds Of High-Capacity Wells Are Drawing Down Lake Levels In The Central Sands Region
10:29am
DCF. Announces Community Innovation Grant Recipients
9:08am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of New Richmond Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

4:33am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. DNR orders Enbridge to test groundwater, additional soil after 2019 underground petroleum leak near Fort Atkinson
4:30am
U.S. News & World Report. Study: High-Capacity Wells Draining Central Wisconsin Lakes

Economy/Business

12:09pm
Fox Cities Chamber. Stars of Fox Cities Education to shine April 29. 

Coronavirus

2:54pm
Rep. Bowen. Receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, urges others to get vaccinated. 
12:04pm
Marshfield Clinic Health System. To provide 1,000 vaccies during walk-in clinic at UW-Stevens Point. 

4:36am
CBS 58. Wisconsin Center becomes federal vaccination site, meaning more people can get their dose
4:36am
WISN. Health officials considering new public health order amid increase in COVID-19 cases
4:35am
WBAY. Door County leads the state in residents getting first dose of vaccine
4:34am
Reuters. A third of COVID survivors suffer neurological or mental disorders: study
4:31am
Cap Times. Madison's Alliant Energy Center to become FEMA mass vaccination site
4:31am
Politico. Congress shoveled out billions to boost contact tracing. It may have come too late.
4:28am
WDIO. Wisconsin COVID-19 vaccine efforts ramping up with eligibility expanding
4:27am
Fox 6. Milwaukee County virus cases rising; UK variant, kids of concern

Statewide

3:48pm
Wisconsin Microfinance. Local nonprofit celebrates 10 years. 
12:10pm
Marsy's Law for Wisconsin. Recognizes one year of crime victim's constitutional amendment in action. 
10:41am
Marshfield Clinic Health System. Accepting applications for behavioral health grants. 

Education

4:38pm
UW-Eau Claire. Research shapes geology major's UW-Eau Claire experience
3:06pm
UW-La Crosse. Student Affairs Master’s Program shifting to online/blended model
2:53pm
UW-Madison. Three students named 2021 Goldwater Scholars
2:07pm
Marquette University. College of Nursing speaker to discuss racial disparities of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias on April 9
11:06am
UW-Eau Claire. CERCA returns in 2021 with virtual platform
10:57am
The Guardian. ‘Race against the clock’: the school fighting to save the Ojibwe language before its elders pass away
10:38am
UW-Madison. Novel 'Transcendent Kingdom' chosen as 2021-22 Go Big Read book.
10:28am
UW-Stout. Poetry Celebration to feature local award-winning poet, writing workshop and student showcase
10:27am
UW-Stout. Making the News: Students talk about contributing to local journalism
8:55am
UW-Platteville. Students virtually teach physical education to students with disabilities
8:54am
UW-Platteville. Engineering physics student conducts undergraduate research, presents at Student Showcase
8:53am
UW-Platteville. Panel of industry leaders to address diversity in engineering and construction

4:37am
WXOW. La Crosse public high school students return to the classroom
4:36am
NBC 15. New Glarus voters approve $28.9 million referendum for building improvements
4:34am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Altoona schools increase face-to-face classes; students protest decision
4:33am
Wausau Daily Herald. Voters again reject $155 million Wausau school facilities referendum; $3 million staff referendum passes
4:31am
Appleton Post Crescent. Hortonville schools referendum: Voters support $41.8 million of facility upgrades, half of district's request
4:30am
AP. Survey: Even as schools reopen, many students learn remotely
4:29am
WXPR. Phelps & Wausau Pass School Operational Referendums, Other Districts Narrowly Fail

Local

11:48am
River Alliance of Wisconsin. Clean water referendum pases with bipartisan support in Marquette, Portage and Wood County. 
4:43am
Milwaukee County Clerk Christenson. Milwaukee County Election Commission reports unofficial 2021 Spring Election results. 

4:35am
WKBT. Water distribution effort continues for town of Campbell as more than 100 wells have tested positive for PFAs
4:28am
WXPR. Lincoln & Oneida Counties Fail to Pass Tax Increases for Road & Maintenance Projects

Congress

9:39am
Various Businesses and Organizations. Letter to U.S. DOT Sec. Buttigieg regarding I-94 East-West.
4:40am
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Grassley. Press Secret Service on Hunter Biden

Tuesday April 6, 2021

Governor

10:08am
Gov. Evers. Announces more than $46 million in support to small businesses. 

4:10am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Governor Declares Emergency Because of Wildfires

Budget

10:39am
DPI Supt. Stanford Taylor. Testimony as prepared for delivery at Joint Committee on Finance hearing on the 2021-2023 Biennial Budget Proposal
10:07am
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Born, Marklein. Federal Coronavirus Funding Received by School Districts Thus Far

4:10am
WEAU. Gov. Evers to ask for feedback about education spending in budget listening session

Legislative

3:41pm
Assembly State Affairs Committee Democrats. Statement on committee public hearing. 
1:27pm
Speaker Vos. Statement: Retirement announcement from Wisconsin AD Barry Alvarez. 
11:50am
Rep. McGuire. Statement on Kenosha erosion control resolution. 

12:45pm
Cap Times. Wisconsin Assembly elections panel aims to begin ‘formal investigation’ into 2020

State Agencies

3:57pm
AG Kaul. Joined 24 States and the District of Columbia in Urging US Department of Education to Forgive Loans of Certain ITT Tech Students
3:42pm
DMA. Wisconsin National Guard commemorates Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month
12:43pm
Wisconsin State Journal. DNR study finds irrigation responsible for draining lakes
12:41pm
DNR. 2021 Spring Turkey Season Opener April 21
11:17am
DNR. Recommends Regional Strategy For Central Sands High-Capacity Well Withdrawals, Seeks Public Comment
9:28am
WEDC. Releases report outlining state's economic recovery strategy. 
9:27am
DFI. Gov. Evers proclaims April as Financial Literacy and Capability Month. 
9:26am
DNR. Help Protect Oak Trees From Oak Wilt

Economy/Business

4:14am
The Hill. Feds propose prohibiting US foreclosures until 2022
4:12am
CBS 58. Wisconsin overpaid $102 million in unemployment benefits; recipients required to pay it back
4:09am
Politico. 'False hopes’: Small business rescue faces crunch just days after Congress extended it

Coronavirus

12:45pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Some Are Hesitant To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine. Health Officials Hope Education Can Be Persuasive.
9:23am
Gov. Evers. Announces FEMA support for COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic site in Madison begins April 7. 

4:13am
The Hill. 33 states now offering COVID-19 vaccination to all adults
4:12am
WJFW. Wisconsin vaccine eligibility expands, finding appointments gets harder
4:11am
WKOW. Outbreak of COVID-19 variant at child care facility has other facilities concerned

Statewide

12:42pm
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. Disability Rights and Voting: A Briefing for Policymakers and Election Officials. 
11:16am
Wisconsin Dental Association. Gear up for summer: Mouthguard tips to keep your smile safe. 
9:25am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Fewer Wisconsin kids getting subsidized child care. 

4:11am
NBC 15. Wisconsin sees 25 percent drop in reports of child abuse during pandemic

Courts

2:50pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Calendar and case synposes April 2021. 
9:29am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Benjamin J. Harris. 

4:16am
La Crosse Tribune. Wisconsin cities request attorneys fees in election dispute brought by Donald Trump
4:15am
La Crosse Tribune. Wisconsin Appeals Court sides against business group in effort to block public records

Education

2:49pm
Marquette University. Cofounders of Democracy Found to go “On the Issues,” April 8
1:29pm
UW System. 2021 Regent Scholar Awards: UW System recognizes three professorts for distinction in research, innovation, entrepreneurship. 
12:13pm
MPS. Students and teachers honored by Herb Kohl Educational Foundation
11:17am
UW-Eau Claire. UW MBA Consortium students appreciate online program’s flexibility, engagement
11:15am
Alverno College. Community Conference Will Focus on Change Through Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
11:15am
UW-La Crosse. Renee Redman receives Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award
9:26am
Madison Teachers Inc. 98% of Madison educators reject 0.5% base wage adjustment. 

4:16am
Chippewa Herald. 'It is time': Chippewa Falls schools return to five day in-person education
4:14am
Cap Times. 68% of MMSD students will return for in-person learning
4:10am
NBC 26. School districts are once again listening to healthcare leaders for facemask recommendations
4:09am
Fpx 6. CDC: Schools do not need daily disinfection to prevent COVID spread

Local

9:38am
Hunger Task Force. Harley-Davidson gift provides mobile market discount for local shoppers. 
9:37am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann. Washington County Parks to expand Leonard J. Yahr Beach in 2021. 
4:23am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Death investigation as the Milwaukee County Jail. 

4:20am
DrydenWire.  Polk County Deputy To Receive Deputy Sheriff Of The Year Award From National Sheriffs’ Association

Congress

1:47pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Fighting for Wisconsin Veterans, Calling on President Biden to Eliminate 480,000 Veteran Case Backlog at National Personnel Records Center
4:22am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits University of Wisconsin Lab Working to Track Coronavirus Variants
4:22am
Wisconsin United for Freedom. Takes a strong and unwavering stance against "vaccine passports," as well as discrimination based on medical vaccination status. 

Monday April 5, 2021

Governor

12:54pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Executive Order #110, Declares State of Emergency Due to Elevated Wildfire Conditions

Budget

3:23pm
Gov. Evers. Hosts Badger Bounceback Live Session on what's best for our kids. 

4:21am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Evers directs millions for climate change initiatives in budget, putting focus on green energy in Wisconsin

Legislative

2:03pm
Rep. Dallman. To host budget listening session. 
10:57am
Sen. Nass. Federal recovery funds - prioritize families and businesses directly harmed. 

4:24am
CBS 58. GOP plan would require some school districts to host summer classes

State Agencies

4:15pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of Kohler Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
3:36pm
DNR. Celebrate Citizen Science Month By Volunteering To Monitor Wisconsin’s Amazing Natural Resources
2:44pm
DSPS. To resume unarmed combat sports program. 
2:43pm
DNR. Governor Evers signs emergency order relating to elevated fire risk across Wisconsin.
2:01pm
DOT. It’s not too late to obtain an ID to vote in the Spring Election
12:53pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Last Minute Reminders for the Spring Election
10:58am
DMA. Wisconsin’s Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 12-16
10:56am
WEDC. Verona business wins first Main Street Mini-Makeover Contest

Coronavirus

2:03pm
DMA. Wisconsin National Guard makes COVID-19 vaccines available to all military dependents and military retirees
12:55pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Childcare Center Outbreak Linked to B.1.1.7 Highlights Importance of Vaccination and Testing
10:58am
DHS. Everyone Age 16 and Older Now Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine

12:57pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'We're Not Given The Option To Get Vaccinated': Advocates Work To Narrow Racial, Ethnic Disparities In Wisconsin
4:27am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin's Dane County Eases Virus Orders on Outdoor Groups
4:26am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Mayo Clinic to begin offering COVID-19 vaccines to patients 16 and up
4:25am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 20 Percent Of State Population Is Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
4:24am
Fox 11. COVID-19 7-day new case average continues to climb on Easter Sunday
4:24am
NBC 15. More than a fifth of Wisconsin residents fully vaccinated against COVID-19; a third have received at least one dose
4:23am
WTMJ. Vaccine clinics prepare for next eligible group to receive COVID-19 vaccine Monday
4:22am
Washington Post. How Wisconsin turned around its lagging vaccination program — and buoyed a Biden health pick
4:20am
Spectrum News. CDC Announces New Travel Guidance for Fully Vaccinated Americans

Statewide

10:55am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. April 6th Election: Resources for voters with disabilities. 

Education

4:14pm
UW-Eau Claire. Olga Diaz named vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion and student affairs
2:08pm
UW-River Falls. Ackerman receives Lydecker Student Research Award.
2:06pm
Luxemburg-Casco School District. Dedication ceremony for Agriscience Center set for April 6. 
2:04pm
UW System. Regents announce outstanding teachers for 2021. 
2:02pm
DPI. Department will hold public hearing on proposed rule related to age waivers for GED tests
9:49am
DPI Supt. Standford Taylor. Year of COVID, Wisconsin's library workers' dedication never wavered. 

Local

10:53am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Henry Vilas Zoo Welcomes Three North American River Otter Pups
4:28am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Letter to MLB Commissioner regarding All-Star Game.

4:25am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Barrett, VISIT Milwaukee want MLB to bring All-Star game here
4:22am
WJFW. Referendum proposes 500K cut in local programs to fund infrastructure

Congress

4:21am
Chippewa Herald. Amazon apologizes to Rep. Mark Pocan for 'incorrect' tweet about workers 'peeing in bottles'

Friday April 2, 2021

Governor

11:55am
Gov. Evers. Appoints Kalvin D. Barrett as Dane County Sheriff. 
9:22am
Gov. Evers. Grants 17 pardons, brings total pardons granted to 174.

Budget

3:57pm
Gov. Evers. And DOT Sec.-designee Thompson highlight transportation investments in video message with local leaders. 
11:53am
OCI, PSC. Op-Ed: Broadband Expansion is Critical to Health Care Access in Wisconsin
3:43am
Reps. Neubauer, Goyke. Forward Wisconsin Budget Action meetings signal strong community support for Governor's Badger Bounceback budget. 

3:10am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Attorney General Josh Kaul, Democratic Lawmakers Renew Push For Gun Law Changes
3:04am
WEAU. WI Democrats push for stricter background checks in governor’s budget

Legislative

1:55pm
Rep. Steineke. Statement on Kalvin Barrett appointed as Dane Co. Sheriff.
12:53pm
Rep. Dallman. Honors local reitiring police officer. 
11:33am
Rep. Subeck. Calls for hearing on legislation for statewide mask requirements. 
10:35am
Sen. Marklein. Column: To understand, than to be understood.
9:29am
Rep Shankland. Assembly Democrats request immediate public hearing on statewide mask order legislation.  Letter.
3:41am
Sen. Bernier. A responsible stimulus plan. 
3:23am
Sen. Wanggaard. Statement on court stay on sex offender placement in Caledonia.

3:14am
WISC. Amid confusion over federal guidance, state audit finds $1.1M of errors in how agencies used COVID relief aid
3:09am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Republicans seek to prohibit so-called ‘vaccine passports’
3:08am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Wisconsin soon will start losing $50 million per month in federal food aid without new emergency order
3:07am
Appleton Post Crescent. Could we need a 'vaccine passport' to attend a ball game or concert? Wisconsin GOP lawmakers want to make sure that doesn't happen

State Agencies

1:54pm
DNR. Very High Fire Danger Across Wisconsin
12:53pm
OCI. Bulletin, April 2, 2021, Voluntary Extension of Special Enrollment Period for Products Offered Outside the Federal Marketplace
11:16am
DMA. Wisconsin National Guard Child and Youth Program celebrates Month of the Military Child
3:24am
PSC. And Gov. Evers urge consumers to apply for Federal Emergency Broadband Benefit Program. 
3:21am
PSC. Awards $7 million in energy innovation grants for 32 projects.
3:19am
DNR. Wisconsin NRB virtual meeting April 14.
3:18am
DNR. 2021 Ojibwe Spring Harvest Season Underway

3:04am
La Crosse Tribune. Lt. Gov. Barnes visits La Crosse MTU in support of new electric buses
3:03am
WKBT. Lt. Gov. Barnes responds to Wisconsin’s potential loss in federal food aid
3:03am
U.S. News & World Report. Conservative Law Firm Demands Ministers See Prisoners

Economy/Business

1:54pm
NFIB Wisconsin. Wisconsin entrepreneurs are raising compensation at the highest level in past 12 months. 

3:15am
WBAY. Amtrak in Green Bay? Company announces vision plan for new routes
3:12am
WTMJ. Brewers, surrounding businesses hoping for major economic bounce-back in 2021
3:11am
WTMJ. 'They're looking at July 4': Wisconsin companies planning to bring back employees this summer
3:05am
Wisconsin State Journal. World Dairy Expo to stay in Madison

Coronavirus

11:54am
Lincoln County Health Department. Continues to advise the public to use face covering. 
11:52am
DHS. Releases Guidance for Spring and Summer Activities
11:00am
Madison & Dane County Public Health. Indoor Mask Requirement Remains in Place, Public Health Order #15 Released

3:15am
NBC 26. Green Bay common council approves mask mandate
3:13am
NBC 15. COVID-19 variant cases spike dramatically in Wisconsin from previous week
3:12am
WISN. Kids could be the key to herd immunity in Wisconsin
3:10am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Health Department aims to lift event restrictions in July
3:09am
Stevens Point Journal. Portage County will issue mask mandate to replace state order shot down by state Supreme Court
3:05am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin DHS awards $6.2 million in grants to 100 organizations in effort to promote vaccine equity
3:02am
Fox 6. DHS: 517 new positive cases of COVID-19 in WI, 3 new deaths

Courts

5:05pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Response to petition for orginal action and motion for a permanent or temporary injunction. 
5:04pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Motion to file non-party brief of the Liberty Justice Center.
5:03pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Non-party brief of the Liberty Justice Center.
5:02pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order.
5:01pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order. 
5:00pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Unopposed motion for leave to file a brief. 
4:59pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Brief of members of the Wisconsin Voting Rights Coalition. 
4:58pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Motion for leave to file a non-party brief. 
4:56pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Fabick v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Nonparty brief of amicus curiae Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. 
9:26am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Our Brief to Defend Voting Rights at the Wisconsin Supreme Court

Education

9:24am
UW-Stout. Virtual Family Day activities open to students, families, public

Local

3:58pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Letter to MLB Commissioner regarding 2021 All Star Game.

3:13am
NBC 15. Public health warning issued after spike in Dane Co. overdoses

Thursday April 1, 2021

Governor

1:42pm
Citizens Utility Board. Consumer advocacy takes leap forward. 
1:24pm
Sen. Bradley. Bipartisan utilities bill becomes law. 
1:13pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers radio address on his plan to invest federal American Rescue Plan funds. 
12:19pm
Gov. Evers. Signs PSC bill to support voice of utility customers. 

Budget

2:09pm
Various Milwaukee Organizations. Letter to Speaker Vos, Majority Leader LeMahieu, Joint Finance regarding special education reimbursement.
1:43pm
Sen. Agard. Joins AG Josh Kaul, Sen. LaTonya Johnson in support of Governor Evers' gun safety budget provisions.
12:10pm
Gov. Evers. ICYMI:Gov. Evers, DOT Sec-designee Thompson head out on pothole patrol to fix Wisconsin roads. 
9:56am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Governor’s Budget Offers Undocumented Students A Brighter Future

4:30am
WAOW. Governor Visits Wausau to Promote Transportation Budget
4:25am
WFRV. Tommy Thompson visits UW-Green Bay to make the case for more UW System funding
4:24am
WBAY. UW System Schools report $170 million budget hole due to pandemic
4:21am
WXOW. ‘Pothole Patrol’: Gov. Evers tours damaged roads across the state

Legislative

4:20pm
Rep. Tranel. Statement on World Dairy Expo remaining in Wisconsin.
3:51pm
Rep. Oldenburg. To hold additional Wisconsin state budget listening sessions. 
3:49pm
Rep. Hesselbein. To hold virtual budget listening session.
2:50pm
Sen. Jacque. To hold listening sessions.
1:57pm
Rep. Magnafici. Stands up to discrimination.
1:00pm
Rep. Jessie Rodriguez. Announces in-district budget listening sessions. 
10:52am
Speaker Vos. Announces State of the Tribes address. 
9:48am
LFB. Federal tax law changes in the American Rescue Plan of 2021. 

4:28am
WKOW. Lawmakers question WEC administrator about outside election consultants’ influence
4:22am
U.S. News & World Report. Elections Chief: No Complaints About Green Bay Consultant

State Agencies

4:21pm
DOT. Milwaukee Downtown DMV reopens April 5 for driver license, ID services
3:15pm
DOJ. Jackson County Cold Case Victim Identified after 43 Years
12:12pm
DHS. Awards $6.2 Million in Grants to Promote Health Equity in COVID-19 Vaccine Program
10:08am
WEDC. Connect with export partners in Poland via WEDC’s virtual trade venture
10:07am
AG Kaul, DNR Sec. Cole. Remind Wisconsinites of Tribal Right to Spearfish, Consequences for Interfering
9:04am
Wsiconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Demands WI Department of Corrections Clarify Policy on In-Person Clergy Visits
9:02am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter April 2021. 
4:36am
DWD. Sees Surge in Fraudulent Activity

4:33am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Regulators, Residents Question Pipeline Spill Enbridge Failed To Report For Over A Year
4:30am
WTMJ. DWD reports 'surge' in fraudulent activity relating to unemployment insurance benefits

Coronavirus

1:14pm
WEDC. Encourages employees to get vaccinated for safer communities. 
12:11pm
Kewaunee County Public Health. Issues face covering advisory. 
9:08am
DATCP. Midwestern state agriculture leaders encourage vaccination. 
9:01am
Survival Coalition. Update March 30: COVID cases and deaths among people with disabilities and older adults in Wisconsin. 

1:10pm
NBC 26. Marinette County Public Health continues to recommend the use of face coverings
1:10pm
WEAU. Eau Claire City, County Contagious Disease Ordinance goes into effect
4:37am
WAOW. Merrill Mayor declares face mask requirement
4:34am
Sheboygan Press. 30% of Wisconsin residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine
4:33am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Chippewa County not likely to impose mask order
4:32am
Stevens Point Journal. Local mask mandates possible in Portage County, Stevens Point as state court throws out Evers order
4:32am
Marshfield News Herald. No mask requirement planned in Wood County after state Supreme Court strikes down governor's order
4:31am
Racine Journal Times. County's top health official: We continue 'to strongly recommend' mask usage
4:31am
Appleton Post Crescent. Appleton and Neenah mayors won't pursue local mask mandate after repeal of statewide order
4:29am
CBS 58. Wisconsin Center to transition to federal community vaccination clinic; enough for 3K doses per day
4:29am
NBC 15. WI Supreme Court ruling doesn’t end Dane Co., Rock Co., other local mask mandates
4:28am
WKOW. State health officer: masks are effective, and so are mask orders
4:27am
WISC. ‘Soon it’s going to be the most common thing we see’: Labs monitor coronavirus variants such as B.1.1.7 strain from UK
4:27am
NBC 26. Outagamie County to issue new face mask requirement
4:26am
NBC 26. Northeast Wisconsin cities, counties activate local mask ordinances after Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling
4:25am
Fox 11. Local face mask requirements kick in as state mandate is overturned

Statewide

3:14pm
Wisconsin Builders Association. April proclaimed as New Homes Month.
2:53pm
ACT Now Campaign. With Country on Road to Recovery, New National Coalition Says We Need to #ACTNow to Build Better Future With More Jobs, Justice and Climate Solutions for Wisconsin and Nation
10:26am
Protect Our Care. Kicks Off Medicaid Awareness Month With Nationwide Activities
9:12am
National Governors Association. To Work With 6 States To Meet Social And Emotional Needs Of Students And Families
9:10am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. 'Meat-ing' features creative marketing techniques.

Courts

10:25am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Christus Lutheran Church of Appleton v. DOT.
10:25am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Village of Slinger v. Polk Properties.

1:11pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. State's Largest Business Lobby Sues Environmental Regulators Over PFAS Sampling Of Wastewater
1:11pm
WKOW. Evers asks court to make Trump lawyers cover legal fees for ‘conspiracy theories’ lawsuit
4:35am
Wisconsin State Journal. Business group lawsuit seeks to halt PFAS sampling program by DNR
4:29am
WISN. Wisconsin could lose $50 million in federal funding for food aid
4:21am
Fox 6. Mask ruling might mean loss of $49M in federal food assistance

Education

4:38pm
UW-Eau Claire. Philip Rucker to speak during annual Devroy Forum
4:23pm
UW-Stout. Interior design student named to Future 100 list by New York magazine
3:49pm
Marquette University, WARF. Announce 2021 ‘Force for Positive Change’ event
2:51pm
Marquette University. Theology professor chosen as first participant for Jesuit fellowship program
2:49pm
UW-Eau Claire. Antigen testing moving from Zorn Arena to McPhee Physical Education Center
12:12pm
UW-Madison. New condenser makes water from air, even in the hot sun
12:10pm
UW-Eau Claire. Composer's work featured in The Minnesota Orchestra concert
12:07pm
UW-Madison. Science Expeditions, Engineering Expo offer virtual events statewide April 9–11
9:57am
Wisconsin Medicine. Livestream: Advances in asthma. 
9:50am
UW-Milwaukee. Alumna empowers student investors with $1 million gift. 
9:11am
MPS. Students among contest winners at the César E. Chávez Birthday Celebration

4:22am
WKBT. Tomah school district continues mask requirement despite court’s overturning mandate

Local

2:54pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Police Chief Maurice Robinson aims to start in Racine mid-May.
9:07am
United Way of Dane County New accepting applications for 2022-2023 investment cycle. 

4:35am
La Crosse Tribune. City believes additional PFAS found on French Island unrelated to airport, asks for more state aid
4:23am
WEAU. French Island PFAS contamination investigation
4:20am
WXOW. Kabat asks state for help with PFAS contamination issue

Congress

4:22pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Seeks Applicants for Gold Star Family Fellow
3:14pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on Amazon's book banning. 
10:01am
U.S. Reps. Tiffany, Fitzgerald. Send Letter to Senate Finance Urging Members to Reject Confirmation of Andrea Palm
4:38am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Biden's Trillion-Dollar "Infrastructure" Plan

 

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