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DHS chooses Rock County for first community vaccination clinic

Conversation around immunization needs to include BIPOC, disabled and immigrant communities, associate professor says

UW-Madison Campus

UNC epidemiologist speaks on guiding COVID-19 research principles

Robinson says three principles helped guide where to spend her efforts — bring your best self, go where the people are, continuously reevaluate yourself and the field

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Mask mandate under fire from GOP as top Wisconsin health official departs to join federal agency

As Andrea Palm heads to the Biden administration, Karen Timberlake and Gov. Evers' plan is now challenged by Wisconsin Republicans as they vote to cancel the mask mandate

State of Wisconsin

Phase 1b of COVID-19 vaccine distribution to expand eligibility to new groups

New phase in vaccinations to lead to 1.6 million Wisconsin residents being vaccinated

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State of Wisconsin

UW Health receives first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines

UW Health will immediately begin to vaccinate its employees Monday afternoon

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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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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