Next week, a Republican backed bill would call on state health officials to figure out a plan to begin vaccinating the general public in less than two months is expected to be voted on by a health committee.
State Department of Natural Resources officials pushed back Friday against Republican legislators seeking to implement a wolf season immediately, saying a hunt is already scheduled for November and they need time to gather input and set quotas.
Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature are considering ending the statewide mask mandate designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus and could do so by passing a resolution as soon as next week.
The Dane County Sheriff’s Office says 59-year-old Kore Adams was taken into custody during a traffic stop Thursday afternoon on a Wagoner County, Oklahoma warrant for first-degree murder with deliberate intent and desecration of a corpse.
Police are increasing the number of officers working at Lambeau for Sunday's NFC Championship after they say they had to deal with a lot of fans not wearing masks or who'd been drinking too much at last weekend's game.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported nearly 52,000 Wisconsinites are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. To date, 285,358 doses of vaccine have been administered. That number includes the 51,801 people fully vaccinated.