Wednesday August 31, 2022 - Updated 4:50pm

Legislative

2:50pm
Sen. Taylor, Rep. Ortiz-Velez.  Recognize International Overdose Awareness Day
12:02pm
Assembly Elections Committee Democrats.  Statement On Federal Ruling Affirming Voting Rights
10:56am
Sen. Carpenter.  Voters with Disabilities’ Rights are Affirmed

State Agencies

4:50pm
DATCP. Cedar Wedge Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Bacon
4:05pm
Serve Wisconsin.  Announces $13.1 Million in AmeriCorps Funding for Wisconsin
1:05pm
DNR. Now Accepting Applications For Trapping Permits At Sandhill Wildlife Area Through Sept. 10
9:39am
Emergency Management. Assists with disaster recovery in New Mexico
9:36am
WEDC. Creating space for diverse businesses to flourish

Statewide

10:01am
Marshfield Clinic Research Institute. Enrolling central, northern Wisconsin residents in All of Us Research Program

Courts

4:50pm
Wisconsin BPDD. Applauds U.S. District Court Western District Ruling on Ballot Return Assistance for People with Disabilities.
4:07pm
Thomas More Society. Green Bay Accedes to Voter Lawsuit and Will No Longer Use Illegal Ballot Drop Boxes
3:37pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Response to Carey ruling.
12:04pm
U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin.  Carey v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Permanent injunction and declaration
12:03pm
U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin.  Carey v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - Opinion and order.
12:01pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin.  Statement on U.S. District Court Western District ruling.
11:59am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Federal Ruling Upholds Voting Rights for Wisconsinites

Education

1:04pm
UW-Stout. Motion Capture Studio partners with At Your Angle founder Anderson to animate 3D dance app
12:06pm
Marquette University. Named sixth-best employer in Wisconsin by Forbes
12:00pm
UW-Eau Claire. Students become consultants during Small Business Development Center internships
10:55am
UW-Green Bay. To host public meetings to share updates on the site selection for the natural areas of the Bay of Green Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR)
9:35am
UW-La Crosse. Entomologist says art is a powerful way for us to address the destruction of the planet

Local

4:05pm
Green Bay PD. Remind Drivers to Be Extra Vigilant in School Zones
11:58am
AARP Wisconsin.  ‘Wheel Hike Together’ proposal from Marinette County wins Small Dollar, Big Impact grant
9:37am
Wauksha County Exec. Farrow.  Waukesha County previews 2023 budget with proposals for opioid settlement and ARPA funds.
7:58am
Milwaukee County Sup. Burgelis.  Plan to Provide Election Day Transit Rides at No Cost to Voters Headed to Committee
7:57am
River Alliance of Wsiconsin.  Counties add “Clean Water Now” to November Election Ballots

Tuesday August 30, 2022

Governor

2:51pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Governor Evers’ Investment in K-12 Education
12:46pm
Rep. Pope.  Commends Governor Evers’ Investment in Wisconsin Schools
11:22am
Gov. Evers. Invests $90 Million into K-12 Education to Address Staffing Challenges, Provide Direct Classroom Support, Expand Mental Health Services in Schools
8:47am
Gov. Evers. ICYMI: Gov. Evers Takes Action to Protect Gas Supply Following BP Oil Refinery Fire in Indiana, DATCP Issues State RVP Fuel Waiver

Legislative

11:21am
Rep. Steffen.  Bureaucratic Backlog Hurting our Healthcare Heroes
9:25am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on the Hunt Institute’s 2022 Early Childhood Leadership Summit
9:24am
LAB. Report 22-10: State Retiree Health Insurance Reporting for the State of Wisconsin

State Agencies

4:48pm
DWD. Offers Online Resource for Public Access to Equal Rights Data
1:23pm
DNR. Learn To Hunt: Sign Up For Skills Workshops This Fall
12:45pm
DOJ. Joins Bipartisan Effort in Support of Changes to 90/10 Rule, Calls for Stronger Borrower Protections
11:24am
DOT. Work on safer driving during Labor Day weekend
11:23am
DNR. 2022 Hook And Line Lake Sturgeon Season Opens Sept. 3
9:20am
DNR. ATV/UTV Riders: Think Smart Before You Start This Labor Day Weekend
8:45am
ETF. Office Closure to Observe Labor Day 2022

Economy/Business

11:25am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Calling all companies! Apply for three chances to pitch at Early Stage Symposium
8:46am
WEC Energy Group. Climate Report and Corporate Responsibility Report highlight sustainable progress

Education

4:47pm
UW-Green Bay. Title IX – Then & Now: Celebrating 50 Years of Impact
2:26pm
Marquette University. Receives Department of Education grant to continue support of Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program
10:53am
UW-River Falls. Petree named Distinguished Teacher of the Year
10:40am
UW-River Falls. Kincaid named 2022 Adviser of the Year
9:21am
UW-Madison. New institute will probe biology in the absence of water

Local

3:32pm
Food Finance Institute. Madison organizations bring ZingTrain Leadership Training to area food businesses
1:54pm
City of Madison. City and County Announce Additional $9 million Investment in Men’s Homeless Shelter
10:04am
United Way of Dane County.  Volunteers honored at Community Volunteer Awards reception.

Congress

8:42am
RISE Law Center.   Commends the DACA Final Rule and Calls for Congress to Expand this Vital Program

Monday August 29, 2022

Governor

1:44pm
Gov. Evers. And DWD Announce Advanced Manufacturing Technical Education Equipment Grants to Serve More Than 1,400 Students
8:15am
Gov. Evers. And DWD Announce Youth Apprenticeship Offerings, 14 New Occupational Pathways for Students

Legislative

4:09pm
Rep. Dallman.  Concerned with Licensing Backlog
3:18pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on UW Nurses’ Unionization Efforts
2:07pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Stands in Solidarity with UW Nurses
1:40pm
Rep. Allen.  Community Abortion Discussion
9:08am
Rep. Conley.  44th Assembly District 2022 Constituent Survey Results

State Agencies

4:10pm
DATCP. Trempealeau County Horse Confirmed With West Nile Virus
3:17pm
DNR. Announces 2022 Wild Rice Harvest Forecast Shows Varied Outlook
1:43pm
WEDC. Diverse Business Assistance grant will support rural entrepreneurs
1:41pm
DOA. Gov. Evers Announces More than $15 Million in Additional Grants for Diverse Business Assistance Efforts
1:39pm
DATCP. Consumer Alert: Student Loan Debt Scams
1:38pm
Edvest. Reaches $2 Billion in Qualified Withdrawals Milestone Helping Wisconsin Families Pay for Higher Education
1:38pm
DATCP. Soil and Water Conservation Efforts Remain Strong across Wisconsin
9:11am
DNR. Newest Land Managers – Goats

Economy/Business

3:16pm
Fox Cities Chamber. Announces new free membership level for small businesses
9:10am
ABC Wisconsin. Record number of apprentices enter the ABC program for this fall

Courts

8:14am
Thomas More Society. Voters’ Win Again as Court States that City of Racine Will No Longer Use Illegal Ballot Drop Boxes

Education

4:09pm
UW-Stout. New, returning students welcomed with special events, activities 
4:08pm
UW-River Falls. Launches revitalized brand
11:35am
UW-Green Bay. Named one of the top schools in the country for LGBTQ+ students
10:38am
UW-Platteville. Bormann set to lead new innovation center, spark creativity on campus and in region
10:38am
UW-Platteville. Receives funding from DRA Core Grant, plans basketball tournament event
10:37am
UW-Platteville. Student presents research on psychological profiling through Summer Undergraduate Scholar Program
10:37am
UW-Platteville. Nollen part of U.S. soil judging team taking first place at world contest
10:34am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Praises DPI Decision In Discrimination Case Involving Burlington Area School District Student Athletes

Local

4:10pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor.  To Host New Zealand Ambassador Munro at the Milwaukee County Courthouse
3:16pm
Kenosha County Human Services.  Kenosha County provides over 400 Narcan Packs During Mobile Resource Unit, ‘Human Services on the Go’
1:42pm
Community Shares of Wisconsin.  Community Change-Maker Awards

Congress

4:07pm
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Demands Energy Security for the Midwest

Friday August 26, 2022

Legislative

11:23am
Rep. Sortwell. Absentee Governor Worsening another Backlog, Now in the Justice System 2021 Letter to Gov. Evers.

State Agencies

3:44pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Serving those who serve: Service Member Support Division Part 3 – Office of Diversity and Inclusion
11:18am
DNR. Stay Safe This Hunting Season; Sign Up For A Hunter Safety Course
11:17am
DATCP. Announces Appointments to Leadership
10:10am
DNR. Bacterial Infection Likely Cause Of Fox River And Bay of Green Bay Fish Die Off

Economy/Business

9:34am
WMC. Honored with Two National Awards for Membership Retention

Statewide

8:47am
Medical College of Wisconsin. Paula & Rodger Riney Foundation Provides $5.9 Million to Accelerate Multiple Myeloma Research

Courts

11:57am
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin.  Feehan v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order denying defendant Evers's motion for attorney fees.

Education

11:52am
UW-Eau Claire. Creator of ‘For the Birds’ radio program to open Thursdays at the U series
10:11am
USDA. Celebrates Lakeland University Residence Hall Rededication
8:48am
UW-River Falls.  Marks 20 years on The Princeton Review’s ‘Best in the Midwest’ List

Local

1:50pm
City of Madison. Vision Zero Continues Speed Reductions on a Section of Mineral Point Rd
9:35am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Over 500 Milwaukee County Residents and Employees Engage with Budget Town Hall Process in August

Congress

1:10pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. “Now it is Time for the US to Do Our Part” Following Increase in Taiwan Defense Spending
10:11am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on Fauci's retirement.
8:47am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Issues Statement on President Biden's Cancellation of Student Loans

Thursday August 25, 2022

Governor

1:03pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $900,000 Harbor Assistance Program Grant for the Port of Manitowoc

Legislative

8:35am
Sen. Agard.  Remains in Solidarity with UW Health Nurses
8:34am
Rep. Hesselbein.  Applauds Biden's student debt relief plan.

State Agencies

3:50pm
DATCP. Taylor County Deer Farm Depopulated After CWD Detection
3:50pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  To meet in Spring Green.
3:13pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Analysis Of Shooting Range Grant Funded Project
2:06pm
DOA. Visit Highlights $10 Million State Investment for Wausau Main Street Businesses
1:06pm
DNR. Avoid ash trees when placing deer stands.
1:04pm
DNR. Investigating Fish Kill In Isabelle Creek
1:03pm
DOA. Visit Highlights $20 Million State Investment for Main Street Businesses in Green Bay
11:13am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of Merrimac Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
11:13am
WEDC. La Crosse receives $250,000 state grant to redevelop fish lab
11:11am
DFI. Wisconsin’s State-Chartered Credit Unions Report Strong Mid-Year Financial Performance
9:20am
DOJ. UPDATE: Officer Involved Critical Incident Investigation in Appleton, Wis.

Statewide

3:11pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities.  Municipalities Face Growing Difficulty Filling Critical Positions
10:33am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Releases Report on Immigration Enforcement in Wisconsin, Exposing the Jail-to-Deportation Pipeline
8:49am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Public sector workforce takes a hit.

Courts

11:49am
Wisconsin Supreme Court.  Denies review of 39 cases
9:00am
District IV Court of Appeals. Thomas G. Miller v. Zoning Board of Appeals of the Village of Lyndon Station.

Education

3:12pm
Marquette University. Former Sen. Feingold to go ‘On the Issues’ to debut new book ‘The Constitution in Jeopardy’ Aug. 30
1:45pm
UW-Stout. Lume awarded worldwide private grant to continue illuminating his art
10:35am
UW-La Crosse. Campus Thread supports families on, off campus
10:34am
UW-Eau Claire. Again on Campus Pride's 'Best of the Best' colleges and universities for LGBTQ+ students list

Local

2:44pm
Dane County Traffic Safety Commission.  Alcohol-Related Traffic Crash Injuries Spike in Dane County
9:01am
Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission.  Notice of community meeting for appointees.

Congress

1:05pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Seeks Nominations for Wisconsin’s First District’s 2022 Veteran of the Year Award
10:33am
USDA. Invests in Critical Infrastructure to Combat Climate Change Across Wisconsin

Wednesday August 24, 2022

Governor

2:45pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Gov. Evers Surplus Plan is Right for Wisconsin Families

Legislative

4:29pm
Rep. Knodl.  Statement on DSPS Backlogs
3:49pm
Sen. Taylor.  Student Loan Forgiveness Will Help Many Wisconsinites
3:48pm
LFB. 2021-22 General Fund Tax Collections
3:29pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Biden Administration’s Student Loan Debt Relief Plan

State Agencies

3:28pm
DOR.  Collections, FY2022.
3:14pm
DWD. July Local Employment and Unemployment Data Released
2:28pm
DNR. Asks public to help county chimney swifts before they migrate south.
1:12pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Patching ceremony welcomes deploying Soldiers to 157th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade
1:11pm
DOT. Ice Age Trail Alliance requests new Wisconsin DMV license plate
12:23pm
DWD. Receives Community, Economic, and Workforce Research 2022 Award
11:30am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of City Of Thorp Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
9:39am
DNR. Announces Changes To 2022 Hunting Season

Economy/Business

12:23pm
Food Finance Institute. Hear about food and farm business successes at ‘Future of Food’
12:22pm
New North. Partnership aims to develop region’s next-generation leaders

Statewide

11:31am
End Abuse Wisconsin. Ahead of Homicide Report Release, End Abuse Mourns Milwaukee Homicides, Highlights Needed Change
8:52am
Fair Aid Coalition.  Todey Named Executive Director

Courts

9:36am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Federal Judge Rules That Case Alleging Milwaukee Police Department Unlawfully Arrested Two After 2016 Protests Will Go to Trial
8:56am
Thomas More Society. Voters’ Victory as City of Kenosha Agrees to Discontinue Use of Illegal Ballot Drop Boxes

Education

2:46pm
Marquette University. Marquette Theatre announces 2022-23 season with five shows, including Second Stage and VIP Theatre productions
2:46pm
Luxemburg-Casco School District.  L-C educator Mike Snowberry receives national award for career-readiness programs
9:38am
UW-Eau Claire. Once again named a 'Best College' by Princeton Review
9:36am
DPI. When we’ll know our schools are safe
8:57am
UW-Stout. New nationwide partnership offers credential to distinguish vocational rehabilitation leaders

Local

4:12pm
Milwaukee County.  Celebrates 187th Birthday
3:15pm
City of Madison. Focus on Energy Recognizes City of Madison for Energy Efficiency Excellence
3:14pm
City of Madison. Progress ‘Since 2018’ Flood, New Blog Series
11:28am
United Way of Dane County. Kicks off the 2022 Community Campaign at the Madison Mallards Duck Pond.
8:54am
Milwaukee Water Works, Milwaukee Water Commons, Veolia, MMSD, DNR.  ‘One Water’ Career Fair Aims to Recruit Fresh Talent to Jobs in the Milwaukee Water Sector

Congress

4:51pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Congress Must Hold NIH, EcoHealth Alliance Accountable
4:50pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Biden's Student Loan Scheme "Slap in the Face" to Hardworking Americans
12:24pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Reveals New Whistleblower Allegations About FBI Undermining Hunter Biden Investigation
11:29am
White House. FACT SHEET: President Biden Announces Student Loan Relief for Borrowers Who Need It Most
9:38am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Recognizes Wisconsin Mother Advocating for Fentanyl Overdose Awareness, Securing Southern Border
9:37am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Releases Statement on Two-Year Anniversary of Kenosha Riots

Tuesday August 23, 2022

Governor

3:42pm
Sen. LeMahieu, Speaker Vos.  Legislative Leaders Respond to Tony Evers’ Tax Gimmick
3:41pm
Rep. Vining.  On Governor Evers’ Plan to Help Working Families Afford Rising Costs with Projected Revenue Surplus
11:44am
Rep. Neubauer.  Applauds Gov. Evers’ Surplus Plan
10:23am
Gov. Evers. Announces New Plan to Cut Taxes, Help Working Families Afford Rising Costs, Reduce Barriers to Employment

Legislative

5:00pm
Rep. Krug.  You Can’t Work Until We Work

State Agencies

11:45am
DNR. Encourages Harvesters And Hunters To Stay Safe And Protect Vulnerable Wild Rice Beds
11:13am
Wisconsin National Guard. Wisconsin’s Deputy Adjutant General for Air Completes Executive Leaders Program at Naval Postgraduate School
9:21am
Emergency Management. Registration open for 2022 Wisconsin Governor’s Cybersecurity Summit
9:18am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The Village Of Cobb Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
8:57am
DOJ. Speak Up, Speak Out Tip Line Celebrates Countless Successes in Advance of Two-Year Anniversary

Economy/Business

3:06pm
We Energies. Foundation awards record $100,000 to help first responders strengthen public safety
11:43am
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Supports First Electric Vehicle Fast Charger at Minnesota Kwik Trip

Statewide

10:48am
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  Schedules Enbridge Line 5 EIS public meetings

Courts

1:31pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Commends Pro-Life Leadership in Wisconsin

Education

4:06pm
Marquette University. General counsel, VP for university relations named chair of Greater Milwaukee Foundation Board of Directors
3:06pm
UW-Stout. Offers credential to distinguish vocational rehabilitation leaders in new nationwide partnership
10:24am
UW-Eau Claire. Faculty, staff recognized for excellence at Blugold Breakfast
10:24am
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor tells faculty, staff to prepare for a year filled with opportunities and challenges

Monday August 22, 2022

State Agencies

2:43pm
Wisconsin National Guard. 128th Air Refueling Wing and Make-A-Wish Wisconsin team up for a one-of-a-kind wish fulfillment
2:24pm
AG Kaul. Issues AG Opinion on SWIB Authority to Issue Debt. Request. Opinion.
1:28pm
DOJ. Leads Major Victory in the Fight Against Makers of Suboxone
11:48am
DNR. Awards Brownfields Grant To Village Of Campbellsport
10:43am
Emergency Management. Wisconsin Task Force 1 returns to help communities in their darkest hours
10:26am
WEDC. Global trade venture will help Wisconsin companies explore markets in United Kingdom
9:47am
DNR. Now Accepting Shooting Range Grant Applications
8:34am
DATCP. Four Wisconsin Companies Issue Voluntary Class I Recalls of Lard Products - Amery Meat Market. Eastman Locker. Gunderson's Food Service. Weber's Processing Plant.

Economy/Business

8:40am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  ‘First Lady of Badger Sports’ to headline Sept. 29 W·O·M·E·N reception in Madison

Statewide

8:36am
Wisconsin Women in Conservation.  Offers Conservation Easement Tutorial for Final 2022 Virtual Summer Camp Lunch

Courts

9:47am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Commends Court Decision Requiring DPI and Cedarburg School District To Include Complainant in Settlement Negotiations
8:39am
Disability Rights Wisconsin.  Statement on US DOJ Joining in Voting Lawsuit

Education

3:30pm
Mount Mary University.  Speaker announced for Nov. 2 community event
2:19pm
Marquette University. Ranked 52nd most trusted university brand by Morning Consult
2:18pm
UW-La Crosse. UW Board of Regents signal support for $237.4 million in campus projects
1:29pm
UW-Stout. Master’s graduate Bernin has ‘awesome experience’ in WiSys Quick Pitch state finals
9:34am
DPI. High school biology teacher named Wisconsin’s National Teacher of the Year representative
8:37am
UW-La Crosse. UWL friends to gather at Moon Tunes Sept. 1

Local

10:25am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Warns proposed La Crosse ordinance violates First Amendment.
8:35am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann.  Children’s Court Improvement Program

Congress

8:37am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. To DoD, FDA, CDC: Whistleblower Allegations about COVID-19 Vaccine Mislabeling and Unauthorized Manufacturing Must be Fully Addressed

Friday August 19, 2022

Governor

10:08am
Gov. Evers. ICYMI: Gov. Evers, DATCP, Rep. Shankland Celebrate Approval of Funding for Programs to Support Farmers with Water Quality Efforts
8:11am
Gov. Evers. Extends Application Deadline for Waukesha County Circuit Court

Legislative

10:06am
Sen. Marklein.  (Updated) Column: Improving Juvenile Justice...and more.
9:30am
Rep. Sortwell.  Wisconsin’s Licensing Agency Continues to Fall on Its Promises

State Agencies

4:04pm
DNR. ATV/UTV Think Smart Before You Start Campaign Successful
4:02pm
DOJ. Joins Supreme Court Brief in Support of Colorado’s Anti-Discrimination Law
1:16pm
DOJ. Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Reject Challenge to Key Law Protecting Rights of Native American Children, Families, and Tribes
1:15pm
DNR. National Park Service Awards $290,000 To Lizard Mound State Park For Site Enhancements
12:12pm
WEDC. SeedLinked Co. altering the global landscape of specialty crop research and production
11:49am
DNR. 2022 Wild Rice Harvesting Season Updates
10:16am
DNR. To co-host 'One Water' Career Fair Aug. 24.

Education

12:12pm
UW-Stout. Major renovation of Heritage Hall ranked No. 1 in Chippewa Valley, third for UW System academic buildings
10:09am
UW System. Wisconsin students deserve an increase in the Wisconsin Grant
9:31am
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces September program offerings

Local

4:03pm
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach.  Brown County Honors Veterans with Appreciation Day
10:07am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Approves $2 Million Emergency Grant Program to Increase Food Supplies for Local Pantries

Thursday August 18, 2022

Governor

1:39pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $4.5 Million Investment in Conservation Projects Across Wisconsin
12:22pm
DNR.. Wisconsin PFAS Action Council Releases PFAS Action Plan Progress Report
12:18pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Wisconsin PFAS Action Council 2022 PFAS Action Plan Progress Report

Budget

4:14pm
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor's Blog: UW System 2023-25 budget requests
4:13pm
UW-Eau Claire. Board of Regents includes new UW-Eau Claire Science and Health Sciences Building funding in budget requests

Legislative

4:12pm
Rep. Andraca.  Celebrates Funding for Cedar Gorge Clay Bluffs
3:46pm
Rep. Allen.  Community Engagement Night: Abortion
1:42pm
Sen. Pfaff.  Funding to Combat Opioid Epidemic Should be Released
1:40pm
Sen. Wimberger.  On Governor Claiming PFAS Progress:
12:20pm
Rep. Tittl.  To hold Listening Sessions at Manitowoc County Fair
11:02am
Rep. Meyers.  Joint Committee on Finance Approves Wisconsin Arts Board’s 13.10 Request

State Agencies

1:54pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Serving those who serve: Service Member Support Division Part 2 – Warrior Resilience and Fitness
1:38pm
ETF. GIB Approves Premiums and More Plan Choices for Members in 2023
12:21pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin Adds 10,000 Private Sector Jobs, 9,900 Total Nonfarm Jobs in July
11:05am
DNR. Ride Across Wisconsin Aug. 20-21
10:12am
WEDC. Building global cooperation one game at a time
10:12am
WI Claims Board. Decision.
9:00am
EdVest. Wisconsin’s Edvest 529 College Savings Plan Reduces Fees
8:57am
DATCP. Humane Officer Training Scheduled for Sept. 19-23 in Madison

Education

4:13pm
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor's Blog: UW System 2023-25 budget requests
2:38pm
UW System.  Review finds costs affordable for most students, a challenge for those from lower incomes
2:14pm
Mount Mary University.  Starving Artists' Show set for Sunday, Sept. 11.
1:42pm
UW-Platteville. To celebrate grand opening of state-of-the-art engineering building
1:41pm
UW-Platteville. Owusu-Ababio honored for impact on students and across globe
1:41pm
UW-Platteville. Prosise named ELATES Fellow in national leadership program
1:40pm
UW-Platteville. ‘Love of Learning’ series restarts for fall at UW-Platteville Richland
9:40am
UW-Eau Claire. Campus equity veteran named director of Multicultural Student Services
9:40am
UW-Eau Claire. Interim dean of students begins tenure

Local

12:20pm
Racine Mayor Mason.  RYDE Racine Partners with Racine Unified Schools & Gateway Technical College to Provide Transit Services for Students

Congress

1:36pm
WI Land + Water. Rural Communities to Benefit from Historic Federal Investment
11:02am
Wisconsin's Green Fire. Inflation Reduction Act’s incentives will accelerate Wisconsin’s response to changing climate

Wednesday August 17, 2022

Governor

3:13pm
Gov. Evers, AG Kaul. Slam Republicans for Again Delaying Funds to Combat Opioid Epidemic
2:40pm
Clean Wisconsin, Dairy Business Association, The Nature Conservancy, WI Land + Water.  Environmental, ag groups applaud new investment in well protections

Legislative

2:09pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born.  Statement on Opioid Settlement Plan

State Agencies

2:12pm
DHS. Issues Public Health Advisory to Warn of the Risks of Death from Drugs Laced with Fentanyl
1:10pm
DNR. Incidental Take Notice For Waukesha County
11:38am
DOJ. Celebrates Department of Education Decision to Grant Group Discharge of $3.9 Billion for 208,000 Borrowers Defrauded by ITT Technical Institute
11:34am
DNR. Groundwater Coordinating Council Releases Annual Report
10:11am
DOT. Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement campaign begins
10:10am
DHS. Wisconsin Communities Act to Prevent Lead Poisoning 
8:33am
DATCP. Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Detected in La Crosse County

Economy/Business

9:46am
New North.  Regional leaders Bhatia, Kunkel, Smedema join New North board of directors
9:42am
SHINE. Phoenix Names Tom D’Orazio CEO
9:42am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Putting a charge into battery storage technology: Learn more at Sept. 8 luncheon in Wauwatosa
8:25am
WMC. And Johnson Financial Group Launch 7th Annual Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin Contest

Statewide

10:33am
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin. You’re Invited! Attend Our Annual Soar Above Soirée on August 31
9:40am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. WI College & University Students: Prepare now for the November 8th Election!
8:35am
Wisconsin Laborers' District Council.  Announce Kent Miller as President/Business Manager

Education

1:19pm
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Wisconsin survey finds Barnes with 7-point lead over Johnson in U.S. Senate race, Evers ahead of Michels by 2 points in the race for governor, and Biden approval rating unchanged
10:31am
UW-Stout. Full STEAM ahead: K-12 summer camps invite students to discover careers, build friendships

Local

9:44am
Racine Mayor Mason.  City of Racine Awarded an Additional $3.8 Million for 4 All-Electric Battery Powered Buses
9:43am
Milwaukee County Sup. Martin.  Applauds arrival of 73 new clean diesel buses.

Tuesday August 16, 2022

Governor

3:00pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Gov. Tony Evers delivers relief for private well owners and increases access to clean drinking water
2:41pm
Rep. Shankland.  Announces New $10 Million Program for Remediating and Replacing Contaminated Private Wells with Governor Evers
2:41pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $10 Million to Improve Access to Clean Drinking Water Across the State

Legislative

3:02pm
Sen. Darling. Demands Answers on Licensing Disaster at DSPS
2:58pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association.  Applauds JFC Approval of Additional Ag Export Funds
2:46pm
Rep. Schraa.  Finally, Let’s Replace Lincoln Hills
2:40pm
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born.  Statement on Approval of Statewide Plan for County Secure Residential Care Centers for Children and Youth
2:39pm
DATCP. Ready to Move Forward After Release of Funds for Agricultural Initiatives
10:51am
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Kitchens.  Incentives for Farmers to Go Above and Beyond on Land and Water Management Practices Now Funded
10:23am
Joint Audit Committee Democrats.  Continue to Urge GOP to Audit the Office of Special Counsel
8:53am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Wisconsin Tuition Promise

State Agencies

2:43pm
DOJ. Commends U.S. Department of Education for Proposed Regulations and Urges Further Changes to Help Students Receive Loan Relief
10:52am
Wisconsin National Guard.  Wisconsin’s Red Arrow Brigade welcomes new senior enlisted leader
10:21am
DATCP. Waukesha County Herd Depopulated After CWD Detection
8:42am
Midwest Environmental Advocates. Portage County Livestock Facility Ordered to Test Groundwater as Concerns Over Nitrate Pollution Continue to Grow
8:41am
DNR. Peshtigo Shooting Range To Open With Limited Hours

Economy/Business

3:01pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Supports New Scoreboard at Alma Area Schools
2:45pm
Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers.  2022 Wisconsin cranberry crop projected at 5.2 million barrels.
8:50am
New North.  NEW BOOST™ for Hidden Talent seeks to produce ready-to-hire individuals

Statewide

10:20am
American Lung Association. Seeks Grant Applications from Innovative Researchers in Wisconsin
8:51am
Wisconsin Child Support Enforcement Association.  August is Child Support Awareness Month in Wisconsin

Courts

3:52pm
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.  Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin v. Tony Evers - Opinion.

Education

2:40pm
UW System.  President Jay Rothman announces Wisconsin Tuition Promise with UW-Eau Claire, UW-River Falls, UW-Stout and UW-Superior
2:35pm
UW-Madison. Historical rates of enslavement predict modern rates of American gun ownership
2:34pm
Marquette University. Biological sciences professor receives $1.17M NSF grant to study sex chromosome evolution in lizards and snakes
10:51am
Marquette University.  Advisory: “J.R.R. Tolkien: The Art of the Manuscript” media preview is Aug. 18
10:20am
UW-La Crosse. Fostering help

Local

2:38pm
Brown County Taxpayers Association.  “Brown County Promise Broken”
10:23am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Named Vice Chair of National Association of Counties Large Urban County Caucus
10:22am
Sun Prairie BID.  Presents 5th annual Fall Beer Taste event – Downtown Sun Prairie’s Oktoberfest!

Congress

4:42pm
OCI. Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Celebrates Enactment of Inflation Reduction Act
4:42pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supported Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 Signed Into Law
3:24pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Inflation Reduction Act Signals a Bright Horizon in Wisconsin
3:12pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Pres. Joe Biden signs the Inflation Reduction Act, passes largest investment in climate action in U.S. history
3:11pm
Family Friendly Action PAC.  Wisconsin Celebrates President Biden Signing Inflation Reduction Act
2:33pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Announces Birth of Second Child
10:24am
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Hosts Telephone Town Hall with Sheriff Scott Parks
8:53am
Clean Wisconsin.  Historic federal investment to fight climate change will fuel clean energy transition in Wisconsin
8:50am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin; Reps. Moore, Pocan, and Kind. Request Resources for Wisconsin to Respond to Monkeypox Crisis

Monday August 15, 2022

Legislative

1:13pm
Rep. Brandtjen.  Vos Continues to Defend WEC
10:28am
Rep. Allen.  Madison Forward Fund.

State Agencies

1:16pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Iron Brigade headquarters deploying to Horn of Africa this fall
1:14pm
DOR. Equalized Values Report Shows Strong Increase
1:14pm
DHS. Urges COVID-19 Vaccination for a Healthy School Year
12:46pm
DNR. What Can We Hunt? DNR To Host Next Hunting Webinar Aug. 31
10:54am
DNR. 2022 Recycling Excellence Awards Nominations Now Open

Economy/Business

10:25am
Wisconsin Builders Association.  Homebuilding Sees 24 Percent Decrease

Education

2:11pm
UW-Stout. Professors, students are wading in to lead water testing projects

Local

10:24am
Waukesha County Parks and Land Use.  Waukesha County to host the 2022 Annual Wisconsin Summit for Natural Resources Volunteers.
10:22am
MCTS. Federal and Local Funding Sources Bring 73 New Clean Diesel Buses to Milwaukee County Transit Riders

Congress

12:50pm
U.S. Reps. Gallagher, King. Urge Biden Admin to Improve Health Care Network Security Amid Cyberthreats
11:31am
For Our Future WI. Statement on Passage of Inflation Reduction Act

Friday August 12, 2022

Governor

11:52am
Gov. Evers. Appoints Mary Roth Burns to the Oneida County Circuit Court

Legislative

5:27pm
Speaker Vos.  Gableman termination notice.
5:25pm
Rep. Petersen.  Closing the Office of Special Counsel
3:59pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Reacts to Gableman Firing
3:58pm
Sen. Bernier.  Statement on the Firing of Michael Gableman
3:57pm
Sen. Carpenter.  Vos Can’t Brush this Embarrassment Under the Rug
3:57pm
Rep. Subeck.  Statement on Vos shutting down sham Gableman investigation
3:56pm
Rep. Hesselbein.  Statement on Gableman firing.
3:53pm
Rep. Duchow.  Statement on Dismissal of Michael Gableman
2:31pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Responds to Speaker Vos firing Michael Gableman
2:30pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Goodbye Gableman.
1:40pm
Sen. Agard.  Applauds Termination of Office of Special Counsel
1:40pm
Speaker Vos.  On Closing the Office of Special Counsel

State Agencies

3:54pm
DATCP. Bloomington Meats II Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Rendered Lard
1:38pm
DOT. Vote for Wisconsin State Patrol in best-looking cruiser contest
11:57am
DNR. Road Improvement Projects To Begin At Peninsula State Park
11:54am
DNR. Wins Awards From The Association Of Conservation Information For AgencyPodcast And Social Media
11:51am
DOJ. Weyauwega Man Charged in 1992 Double Homicide

Statewide

11:55am
Wisconsin Policy Forum.  Public Safety Spending Up for Cities, Villages in 2020, While Other Spending Decreased

Local

11:56am
City of Madison. Vision Zero Continues Speed Reductions on a Section of John Nolen Drive

Congress

5:29pm
AARP Wisconsin. Thanks Reps. Pocan, Moore and Kind for historic vote toward real relief on prescription drug pricing
5:26pm
RENEW Wisconsin.  Statement on the Inflation Reduction Act Approved by the House of Representatives
5:24pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. House Democrats Send Inflation Reduction Act to President’s Desk
5:23pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Democrats Radical Reconciliation Package
5:23pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Issues Statement on Inflation Reduction Act Vote
3:54pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Announces Mobile Office Hours
1:38pm
U.S. Senator Baldwin. And Colleagues Push to Prevent Corporate Executives’ Insider Trading
1:37pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Speaks in Support of Inflation Reduction Act
11:53am
WMC. Calls on Congress to Oppose the Inflation Reduction Act

Thursday August 11, 2022

Governor

5:14pm
Gov. Evers, Minnesota Gov. Walz. Seek Federal Funds for Major Duluth-Superior Bridge Project

Legislative

5:16pm
Rep. Kitchens.  Calls on governor to fix licensing issue Door County Medical Center Letter.
5:14pm
Water Quality Task Force.  Leaders React to SWIGG Study Report; Highlight Progress Made and Next Steps for Clean Water Legislation
9:28am
Sen. Agard  Supports Dane County Sheriff’s “Gift Cards for Guns” Event

State Agencies

5:21pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Partisan Primary Prepares Election Officials for November
5:11pm
DNR. Yellowstone Shooting Range Seasonal Hours To Start Sept. 1
5:10pm
DHS. Accepting Applications for Home and Community-Based Services Grants
8:20am
Wisconsin Claims Board.  Decisions.

Economy/Business

8:10am
Chippewa Economic Development Corporation.  2022 Annual Meeting

Statewide

5:13pm
The Welch Group.  Former Assembly Majority Leader Steineke Joins
3:07pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities.  Funding obstacles remain for public safety services.

Education

5:19pm
UW-Madison. X(ray) marks the spot in elemental analysis of 15th century printing press methods
5:18pm
Marquette University. “J.R.R. Tolkien: The Art of the Manuscript” opens Aug. 19 at Marquette’s Haggerty Museum of Art
5:17pm
UW-River Falls. Professor wins WiSys Innovator of the Year Award
3:08pm
UW-Stout. Federal funding renewed, $1.31 million, for impactful McNair Scholars Program
8:11am
UW-Eau Claire. Perseverance and patience: International student success story

Local

5:20pm
Waukesha County Health and Human Services.  Vietnam, Gulf War, and post-911 veterans urged to reach out after PACT Act passes.
5:18pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Coggs-Jones.  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center to Host Annual Back to School Event
5:15pm
MTCS. Surpasses 1 Million More Rides Than This Time Last Year

Congress

5:12pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Demands Explanation for Mar-a-Lago Raid, Calls on Whistleblowers to Expose Agency Failures
5:10pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Renews Call to Ban TikTok in US
3:10pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Schneider in Green Bay to discuss expanding Women in Trucking

Wednesday August 10, 2022

Governor

11:17am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Applauds Evers’ Decision to Save Chaney Center And Build New Youth Facility to Allow Path to Close Problematic Lincoln Hills
11:12am
Gov. Evers. And WEDC, and Company Officials Celebrate Opening of Milwaukee Tool’s Newest U.S. Manufacturing Plant

Legislative

11:18am
Sen. Wanggaard.  Statement on Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty complaint about Racine's voting van.
10:52am
Joint Audit Committee Democrats.  Audit Committee Democrats Request Comprehensive Audit of the Office of Special Counsel. Letter.
9:33am
Rep. Vruwink.  And U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin to Hold Listening Session on Agribusiness
8:43am
Rep. Drake.  Statement on the New Type 1 Youth Correctional Facility

State Agencies

2:37pm
DATCP. Alice in Dairyland Program Receives 2022 NAAMO Marketing Excellence Award
12:21pm
Nate's Mission. Attorney General Kaul downgrades clergy abuse "investigation" to review
10:10am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Files WEC Complaint Over Illegal Racine Election Van

Economy/Business

11:57am
Brown County Port & Resource Recovery. Limestone Shipments Remain Strong for the Port of Green Bay
9:33am
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Earns Great Place to Work Certification
9:31am
Pantherics Inc.  Receives SBIR Funding from the National Institutes of Health to Advance New Drug Development

Statewide

10:50am
WPHCA.  Community Health Centers Call for Policymaker and Partner Collaborations to AddressHealth Care Workforce Shortages in New Issue Brief

Education

2:38pm
Wisconsin Alumni Association.  Forward Awards announced
2:37pm
UW-Stout. New study abroad grant helps open doors to travel for diverse student populations
1:02pm
Marquette University. Marquette Law School to release new poll on statewide topics Aug. 17
11:14am
UW-La Crosse. High school teachers and UWL faculty partner to engage high school students in college-level classes early on
9:30am
UW-Whitewater. Lands $9.1 million grant to help transform state’s behavior health system
8:44am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold women’s club rugby player selected to Team USA for Canadian tournament
8:42am
UW-River Falls. State Building Commission gives UW-River Falls authority to construct SciTech

Local

1:01pm
City of Madison. Provisional Voters: Make Sure Your Ballot Gets Counted

Congress

3:09pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Pushes for Stronger Federal Response to Monkeypox Public Health Emergency
11:11am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Helps Secure Over $31M in Federal Transportation Funding for Four Wisconsin Infrastructure Projects
8:41am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on FBI Raid of President Trump
8:41am
U.S. Rep. Gallaher. ICYMI: Gallagher, Kind, Beyer Introduce the Bicameral Congressional Trade Authority Act
8:40am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on FBI Raid of Mar-a-Lago

Tuesday August 9, 2022

Governor

3:41pm
Rep. Goyke.  Important Step Taken to Close Lincoln Hills & Copper Lake
1:39pm
Gov. Evers, DOC. Unveil Major Step Toward Closing Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake, Announce Site Selection and Land Purchase for New Type 1 Youth Correctional Facility in Milwaukee
1:02pm
Gov. Evers. Announces State Building Commission Approves $306 Million Projects Across Wisconsin

State Agencies

3:40pm
WEDC. Wisconsin shines as hotspot for battery technology
1:38pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Serving those who serve: Service Member Support Division Part 1 – Family Program
11:06am
DNR. Hosting Lake Michigan Fisheries Management Public Meeting Aug. 30

Statewide

3:41pm
Badger Institute. Ed Feulner, former president of the Heritage Foundation, to keynote Badger Institute Annual Dinner
10:56am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. What You Need to Know for Today’s Partisan Primary Election Day - August 9, 2022

Education

4:23pm
UW-Platteville. Faculty, student researchers to create microgrid cybersecurity testbed
4:22pm
UW-Platteville. Foundation celebrates record year in fundraising
4:22pm
UW-Platteville. Restructured industrial and systems engineering major set to bring new growth to program, respond to industry needs
4:21pm
UW-Platteville. Zolper honored for creating opportunities for engineering students
4:21pm
UW-Platteville. Students collaborate with athletics on hydration research, present nationally
1:03pm
Marquette University. Rev. Cathal Doherty, S.J., named next Emmett J. and Martha Doerr Chair in Theology in Marquette’s Klingler College of Arts and Sciences
10:59am
UW-River Falls. Receives grant to support vulnerable student population
10:58am
UW-Eau Claire. Federal grant supports UW-Eau Claire’s McNair program

Local

10:55am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann.  Listening sessions.

Congress

11:03am
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce.  Statement from Chamber President on Signing of CHIPS and Science Act into Law
11:01am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins HSGAC Republicans in Demanding Hearing on Chinese Influence and Information Theft at U.S. Federal Reserve Banks
10:57am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Ernst. Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect and Expand Rural Internet Access

Monday August 8, 2022

State Agencies

2:06pm
OCI. Administrative Actions July 2022
2:04pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Wisconsin Guard unit hones civil support skills at big events across state
2:03pm
DOT. It’s not too late to obtain an ID to vote in tomorrow’s Fall Primary election
8:41am
DWD. Participating in NASWA's Integrity Data Hub to Detect and Prevent Fraud
6:55am
Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Last-Minute Reminders Before August 9 Partisan Primary

Economy/Business

11:15am
WMC Foundation. Launches Second Annual Wisconsin Leads: Executive Fellowship Program
11:09am
New North.  Registration open for ‘Broadband – The New Economic Necessity’ on Aug. 23
11:03am
Fox Cities Chamber.  Launch of Chamber’s Leadership Fox Cities 2.0 rescheduled for 2023
10:59am
Customers First Coalition. Taking the industry by storm: The first F150 Lightning EV is here.
7:00am
Fox Cities Chamber.  Free Dale Carnegie Training offered for Fox Cities Chamber’s PULSE Young Professionals
6:56am
Fox Cities Chamber.  2022 Fox Cities Future 15 Awards Nominations Now Open

Statewide

3:23pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin.  Senator Herb Kohl Honored as Champion for Children
2:02pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Farmer-processor relationship must underpin milk pricing reform
11:12am
Alliant Energy. Local food banks receive nearly 50,000 meals thanks to Alliant Energy customers
11:07am
Kids Forward. 2022 Kids Count Data Book: Wisconsin's Children of Color More Likely to Face Mental Health Issues.
11:05am
Alzheimers Association.  Receives $50,000 gift from Oak Park Place Foundation to launch awareness campaign.
8:42am
Impact Association Management.  The Wisconsin County Highway Association Names Impact Association Management as AMC
7:01am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition.  August 9th Election: Resources for Voters with Disabilities

Education

2:08pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association.  UW Now Livestream: Tensions over Taiwan.
2:06pm
Herb Kohl Educational Foundation.  Scholarship application forms now available.
2:05pm
Mount Mary University.  Names new vice president
2:03pm
UW-Madison. New injectable gel offers promise for tough-to-treat brain tumors
11:10am
UW-Stout. Health of Red Cedar watershed topic of LAKES students, mentors Aug. 11 community presentation
8:45am
UW-La Crosse. American higher ed organization honors UW-La Crosse community program
8:44am
UW-Eau Claire. Helping shape what shaped you: Young alum supports two key programs

Congress

11:00am
Family Friendly Wisconsin.  Applauds Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act in the U.S. Senate
7:03am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Democrats are as Detached from Economic Reality as They are from the Truth
6:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Votes for the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022
6:57am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Discusses Inflation Reduction Act on MSNBC

Friday August 5, 2022

Governor

12:01pm
Gov. Evers. Grants 49 Pardons, Brings Total Pardons Granted to 603
11:20am
Gov. Evers. And Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians Sign Compact Amendment Permitting Event Wagering

Legislative

11:21am
Rep. Andraca.   Joins Advocates to Promote Resilience for Wisconsin’s Shores
11:20am
Sen. Testin.  Earns Accolades from Sportsmen’s Group
11:17am
Rep. Meyers.  Commends Gov. Evers Announcement of $3.75 Million Grant for City of Park Falls Water Utility

State Agencies

11:22am
DATCP. Rackow’s Family Sausage Issues Class I Recall of Pork Product
11:18am
Wisconsin National Guard. Annual Northern Lightning exercise returns to Volk Field Aug 8-19
11:15am
DNR. ATV And UTV Operators: Think Smart Before You Start

Statewide

2:44pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Make a Plan to Vote: Voting Rights Act Anniversary Falls Days Before Wisconsin’s Aug. 9 Primary Election
2:05pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Vincent.  Calls for Unity as Milwaukee is Selected to Host 2024 Republican National Convention
1:51pm
WPHCA.  Celebrate National Community Health Center Week August 7– 13
1:46pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities.  Net New Construction Numbers Reveal Minimal Growth
12:33pm
RPW. Statement on Republican National Convention in Milwaukee.
11:23am
Institute for Reforming Government.  Continues to Grow, Adds Yet Another Cabinet-Level Leader
11:18am
VFW Department of Wisconsin.  Fireball Run to Raise Funds for the UW MIA Recovery and Identification Project

Education

11:23am
UW-Eau Claire. Unique NSF-funded collaborative research underway

Local

3:20pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Schoemann.  Announces New Communications Director
1:45pm
Milwaukee Ald. Murphy.  Abrupt closure of Hank Aaron State Trail leaves residents frustrated

Congress

2:03pm
WMC. Calls on Johnson and Baldwin to Oppose Billions in New Taxing & Spending

Thursday August 4, 2022

Governor

9:02am
Scenic Wisconsin.  Governor Evers Helps Create Innovative Scenic Byway

Legislative

1:36pm
Sen. Wimberger.  Releases PFAS Bill Package
10:02am
Rep. Allen.  Community Engagement Night: Abortion
9:00am
Reps. Steffen, Behnke; Sen. Wimberger.  Legislators Seek to Ban Strip Searches in Schools

State Agencies

3:58pm
DNR. Assisting Investigation Of Enbridge Line 5 Oil Spill Near Ashland
3:57pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Takes Steps to Ensure Voting by Absentee Remains Secure
10:51am
DOA. $1 Million Public Infrastructure Award Made for Omro Street and Utility Repairs
8:57am
ETF. Latest Investment Performance

Statewide

10:05am
American Legion Department of Wisconsin.  And the Milwaukee Brewers prepare for the 50th Annual All-Star Game

Education

3:57pm
UW-Stout. Fostering Success program receives $70,000 in state funding
9:03am
UW-Eau Claire. New grant to help UW-Eau Claire's Fostering Success program support more students who were in foster care or homeless

Local

11:40am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Celebrating 8 Years, Dane County Arts and Cultural Affairs (Dane Arts) Announces 2022 Dane Arts Buy Local Market and “The Business of Art” Conference

Congress

3:56pm
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Hawley. Expose New Whistleblower Allegations About Biden Failure to Vet Afghan Evacuees
3:55pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Leads Panel Discussion on Failed Response to COVID-19
3:55pm
U.S. Sens Baldwin, Warren, Hirono. Urge the Biden Administration to Take Concrete Actions to Expand Access to Medication Abortion
10:51am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Brings Home Over $141M to Help Wisconsin Communities Build More Resilient Infrastructure
9:02am
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Peters. Introduce Bill to Protect Communities from Unmanned Aircraft Systems
9:01am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. On Senate Vote to Approve Sweden and Finland’s Membership in NATO

Wednesday August 3, 2022

Governor

3:03pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Mark the 10th Anniversary of the Oak Creek Sikh Temple Shooting
3:02pm
Rep. Vining.  On Governor Evers’ Announcement to Invest in Youth and Behavioral Mental Healthcare Across Wisconsin
12:40pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $3.75 Million Grant for City of Park Falls Water Utility
10:49am
Gov. Evers. And DHS Announce Over $14 Million to Build Capacity for Wisconsin’s Behavioral Health Needs

Legislative

4:48pm
Rep. Edming.  Recognized with Working for Wisconsin Award
2:32pm
Sen. Carpenter.  Don’t Reinvent the Wheel, Let DSPS Hire Staff

State Agencies

3:53pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. Calls on Congress to Pass the Inflation Reduction Act
3:52pm
DNR. Find Your Adventure; Visit The DNR At Wisconsin State Fair
2:30pm
DATCP. Walworth County to Host 2023 Alice in Dairyland Finals
10:49am
WEDC. Recognized for excellence in financial reporting
9:02am
DNR. 2022 Bonus Antlerless Deer Harvest Authorizations Available For Purchase Aug. 15
8:31am
OCI. Insurance Agent Licensing Exams Now Available in Spanish and Hmong
8:28am
DOJ. Richland County Correctional Officer Arrested for Sexual Assault Following Sheriff’s Request for an Investigation

Economy/Business

12:45pm
We Energies. Introducing Ruby, We Energies’ new ‘ambassadog’

Statewide

2:30pm
Alzheimer's Association.  Sportscasters Against Alzheimer's returns to elevate awareness for Alzheimer's.
2:26pm
Disability Service Provider Network, LeadingAge Wisconsin, Wisconsin Assisted Living Association, WHCA/WiCAL.  Wisconsin provider survey: Workforce shortage intensifies.

Education

2:25pm
UW-Stout. Graduate student Prokosch supporting children, futures at Boys & Girls Club
12:50pm
UW-Eau Claire. Fulbright Scholar finds new opportunities, inspiration in Malaysia during summer of research and teaching
8:57am
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor named chair of NCAA Division III governing body

Local

4:49pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Burgelis.  Seeks to Increase Monkeypox Awareness and Vaccine Distribution
4:25pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Overdose Spike Alert: Risk of Drug Overdose Increased in Dane County
11:01am
A Better Mount Pleasant.  Five years after Foxconn: Village residents to hold public town hall discussion.
10:48am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Awards Over $265,000 to Increase Mental Health Staffing, Supports at Five Local School Districts
10:10am
City of Madison. Polling Place Listing for August 9, 2022
8:29am
Hunger Task Force.  5 Dollar Wisconsin State Fair Ticket with Peanut Butter Donation

Congress

8:31am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Votes to Pass the PACT Act
8:30am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Introduces Senate Resolution to Remember the 10th Anniversary of Sikh Temple Shooting
8:30am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Presses IRS on Backlog of Tax Returns

Tuesday August 2, 2022

Governor

11:23am
Gov. Evers. And DHS Announce $8 Million Being Distributed to Help Support, Stabilize EMS Providers Across the State

State Agencies

3:53pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Rules about ‘Spoiling’ Your Ballot
3:53pm
DOA. And WisDOT Join City of Racine for Lake Michigan Electric Vehicle Circuit Tour Announcement
1:01pm
AG Kaul. Announces Formation of a Nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force
11:23am
DATCP. To Provide Tuition Reimbursement for UW-Madison HACCP Training
10:52am
Wisconsin National Guard. Out with the old, in with the new: 128th Air Control Squadron reinventing training in preparation for the next peer-competitor
10:49am
DNR. Brookfield East High School Student Wins 2023 State Park And Forest Vehicle Admission Sticker Design Contest
10:49am
DFI, DATCP. Host Student Loan Debt Relief Workshop: How to Avoid Scams, Use Free Repayment Tools and Save Money

Statewide

2:58pm
Green Bay Packers.  To recognize Special Olympics Wisconsin for Packers Give Back Game Aug. 19.
1:34pm
WBA Foundation. Announces broadcast teams for general election debates
10:51am
Wisconsin Dental Association Foundation.  Donated Dental Services program provides $186,000 in care during 2021-22 program year

Education

4:49pm
Edgewood College. New Dining Services Partnership Announced
3:52pm
Marquette University. Maya Smart book, "Reading for Our Lives," to benefit Bo and Candy Ellis Student Success Fund
1:02pm
UW-Stout. University’s business, industry connections highlighted during visit from System President Rothman
12:17pm
Wisconsin Public Education Network.  Tomahawk Public Education Champion JENNIFER BLACK announced
11:25am
UW-Madison. Stereotypes can be self-reinforcing, stubborn even without any supporting evidence
8:35am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold alumni help patients find their voice through speech-language pathology

Local

4:48pm
COWS. Playing with Public Money in Milwaukee: Data, Context, and Questions on Soccer Stadiums
11:22am
AARP Wisconsin.  ‘Cooking with Seniors’ proposal wins AARP ‘Small Dollar, Big Impact’ grant
11:21am
Madison Black Chamber of Commerce.  Black Restaurant Week Adds Best-of Voting This Year
10:50am
Kewaunee County.   Awarded $1.3 Million Broadband Expansion Grant

Congress

11:25am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Leads Senate Resolution to Remember the 10th Anniversary of Shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek
11:24am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Introduces the Fairness for Responsible Borrowers Act
8:34am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

Monday August 1, 2022

Legislative

11:53am
Wisconsin Towns Association.  Senator Marklein Receives Friend of Towns Award
10:57am
Rep. Spreitzer.  Announces Spring 2022 Legislative Survey Results

State Agencies

4:40pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  To hold Zoom meeting.
4:09pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. Meets with Small Business Owners in Madison
4:08pm
DATCP. Riverside Meats Issues Class II Recall of Polish Sausage
3:31pm
Wisconsin Lottery. $1,000,000 Mega Millions Ticket Sold in Kaukauna
2:57pm
DNR. Help Benefit Wisconsin Wildlife By Completing Citizen-Science Surveys For Deer & Birds
2:14pm
DOR. Posts 2022 Preliminary Equalized Values
12:08pm
DNR. Accepting Pre-Applications For 2023 Surface Water Grants
11:54am
WEDC. New ways to support entrepreneurs
11:52am
UW-Eau Claire. Experienced diversity educator joins UW-Eau Claire, directing Center for Racial and Restorative Justice
11:52am
DHS. Receives First Opioid Settlement Funds Payment, Submits updated Proposal to the Legislature's Joint Committee on Finance
11:11am
DNR. New PFAS Administrative Rules Now In Effect
9:45am
DFI. Gov. Evers Proclaims August as “ABLE to Save” Month in Wisconsin
9:45am
DATCP. Consumer Alert: Increase in Wisconsin Lottery-related Scams
9:44am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe Newsletter August 2022.
9:44am
DHS. And Gov. Evers Announce Wisconsin Vaccinators Have Administered 10 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine
8:32am
OCI. Insurance Commissioner Reminds Wisconsinites About Accessing No-Cost Contraception with Most Insurance Plans
8:31am
DHS. Salmonella Infections Linked to Shelled Peas Sold at Wisconsin Farmers Markets and Farm Stands

Economy/Business

10:56am
SHINE. Submits Drug Master File for n.c.a. Lu-177
10:54am
New North.  Workplace Excellence Award applications being accepted

Statewide

10:55am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Ameillia Wedward and Miranda Spindt Join Growing WILL Team

Education

2:57pm
Marquette University. Biological sciences professor receives NSF grant to study behavioral and physiological reactions to climate fluctuations
11:11am
Wisconsin Alumni Association.  Winner announced in 15th annual The Red Shirt vote
11:08am
UW-Madison. Enzyme, proteins work together to tidy up tail ends of DNA in dividing cells

Local

11:08am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann. Waukesha and Washington County Executives and Sheriffs Address Surging Fentanyl Crisis
10:59am
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow.  Waukesha County declares fentanyl a community health crisis.
8:34am
Mliwuakee County Sup. Coggs-Jones.  Community to Help Paint Huge Bronzeville Wood Letters for Bronzeville Week Art Project

 

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