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On March 12, 2020, Gov. Tony Evers declared a public health emergency for the entire state of Wisconsin. WisContext associate editor Will Cushman discusses what state law says about emergency declarations and the actions that can be taken in such a situation.
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Under a new order from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, child care centers can have no more than 50 children and 10 staff members on site.
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Gov. Tony Evers plans to issue an emergency order to waive work search requirements and change rules for unemployment insurance benefits for workers affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19 .
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As COVID-19 continues to spread in Wisconsin, questions have surfaced on how household pets and livestock are affected by the virus, and what can be done to protect them.
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As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases increase in the state, hospitals are preparing for a surge of patients. Kate Walton, an emergency room nurse at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, joins us remotely to discuss how health care workers are gearing up.
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As churches, schools and businesses close in an effort to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, the blood drives they host are being canceled. Wisconsin's hospitals are now facing a shortage.
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Some Wisconsin circuit courts are postponing jury trials and other cases as they seek to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.
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As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin rises, the more life seems to come to a standstill. In response, Wisconsinites are trying to help their employees and neighbors through the uncertainty.
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Here are the latest updates about COVID-19 in Wisconsin.
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Community spread of the novel coronavirus has started in Wisconsin as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases increased to 72.