Tenants struggling to pay rent and small businesses at risk of shuttering will see millions in relief in coming weeks.
Due to staffing capacity during the pandemic, some programs within the focus areas of maternal and child health, violence prevention and opioid use prevention have been affected.
Embracing difficult conversations about depression and suicide, and accompanying those who need our presence, can save lives in this difficult year.
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Saturday's letter to editor about Wisconsin having more COVID-19 cases than Canada does not tell the complete story.
Dear Editor: First off: yes, COVID-19 is important and needs to be addressed. But, as funding and resources have mostly shifted toward COVID-1…
The spending will expand an initiative the public health department began in 2018 and complement efforts by police and nonprofits.
The causes of two recent residential fires in Portage have been determined, and both were preventable according to the city’s fire inspector.
Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway said violence prevention will be a priority in the 2021 budget, along with public health and equitable economic recovery.
I am running for state Assembly as the candidate with a real record of action and vision for change on the issues facing the Assembly. We need…
Health officials have reported an outbreak of COVID-19 at a Wisconsin Dells strip club.
Thousands of households are unable to pay rent due to job and income loss, County Executive Joe Parisi said Monday.
The medical school’s Wisconsin Partnership Program announced 11 community-led initiatives and 10 research grants related to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
The Boys & Girls Club of Dane County and United Way of Dane County said the goal is to "provide financial relief for those hit hardest" by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
School officials around Dane County are preparing for the potential of a coronavirus pandemic in Wisconsin, though officials maintain the risk is low here right now.
A. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there is no prevention for this type of coronavirus. Absent that, it suggests washing your hands and keeping them away from your eyes, nose and mouth; avoiding sick people; staying home if you're unwell; covering your nose and mouth with a tissue if you sneeze; and making sure you disinfect anything you or people around you have touched.
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Current trends in vaping among children and teens are alarming. Nearly 27% of high school students and 10% of middle school students nationwid…
The move comes as little surprise, since the decline of his offensive production coincided with his 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic-violence policy near the end of the 2018 season.
With the use of e-cigarettes on the rise among Wisconsin youth, public health and school officials continue to stress the importance of educating students about the risks of using the products that can contain high levels of nicotine.
The Center for Suicide Awareness' HOPELINE was awarded $220,000 in the current budget.
A guest column Oct. 10 described the Wisconsin Partnership Program as secretive with “some major problems” and “lessened” oversight.