Wisconsin made national headlines this week for its disorganized election process. This week on Isthmus on WORT, producer Jonah Chester sat down with Isthmus reporter Judy Davidoff to review the week’s events and what fall-out may result from Tuesday’s chaos. You can read her coverage of the election online at Isthmus.com.
In a press conference last month, Department of Health Services Secretary Designee Andrea Palm confirmed that the state is working to determine exactly how many ventilators are currently available. “We are continuing to work with our partners to get exact numbers, and we can provide that when we have it,” she said. Now, In an […]
Local addiction support groups are moving operations online. The meetings are based on a principle of in-person community support. So going digital means adjustments for those seeking recovery and support for alcohol and substance abuse. For some who are a part of Madison’s anonymous support groups, the transition to a web-based format means losing what […]
The Wisconsin Department of Corrections is planning to release more than 1,200 inmates from DOC facilities throughout the state. The move, an attempt to quell the spread of COVID-19, will cut down on the state’s overcrowded correctional facilities. The decision to release the inmates is the latest in a series of actions designed to curb […]