City of Madison

Wisconsin Republicans reveal new COVID-19 legislation, includes emergency fund

'We cannot afford to have any lapse in testing, contact tracing or any of the other things we do around public health,' Gov. Evers says

State of Wisconsin

Experts comment on current COVID-19 climate, vaccine potential

'It’s been a real challenge to do public health in the context of the national election and the whole public health crisis being highly politicized,' UW Epidemiologist says

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While pandemic rages on, opioid crisis cannot be forgotten

Oregon just decriminalized various hard drugs, it's time for Wisconsin to follow suit to manage rates of drug abuse among pregnant women

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Column

To manage the pandemic, Wisconsin must outlaw indoor gatherings

With large public response to 2020 elections, Wisconsin should consider implementing policies that minimize infringements on people's freedom

City of Madison

Residences near UW under investigation following parties over Halloween weekend

UW campus discipline received 37 reports of public health violations, UW spokesperson says

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Students should not bear responsibility to monitor others following Smart Restart failures

Introduction of campus influencers may decrease outbreaks, but only once UW takes accountability for inconsistent enforcement of rules

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UW-Madison Campus

UW Distinguished Lecture Series hosts renowned epidemiologist Celine Gounder

Gounder emphasizes history of health inequity within Native American populations

COVID-19, COVID19, Coronavirus, UW Madison
City of Madison

New order requires all Dane County residents to wear masks in public

'People should assume that everyone wearing a mask is doing it to protect you and themselves,' PHMDC Director says

City of Madison

Wisconsin residents file lawsuit against Dane County Safer at Home order

Plaintiffs argue Safer at Home order violates citizens rights and overextendeds public health officials emergency power

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City of Madison

Dane county launches data-driven plan to reopen economy in phases

The order for the first phase goes into effect May 19

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