A new study from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services or DHS finds that Indigenous and Black babies continue to die at a significantly higher rate than their white counterparts. […]
Certified Direct Care Professional Program Offers Free Training to Fut...
According to the Wisconsin Assisted Living Association, there were over 23,000 open caregiver jobs in Wisconsin in 2022, and not nearly as many people available to fill those jobs. To […]
Child Labor on the Rise in Wisconsin
WORT 89.9FM Madison · Child Labor On The Rise In Wisconsin On February 16, Kieler, Wisconsin – based Packers Sanitation Services paid a one point five million dollar fine to […]
Opioid deaths in Wisconsin spiked in 2021: Madison expert weighs in on...
1,427 people died in Wisconsin in 2021 from opioid overdose. This is a 16% increase from 2020 and a 70% increase from 2018, according to a report from the Wisconsin […]
Six Million Dollars for Combating Opioid Epidemic Held-Up by Budget Co...
Wisconsin is slated to get thirty-one million dollars in settlements from opioid manufacturers and distributors, the product of drawn-out lawsuits over the role they played in fueling the opioid epidemic. […]
January begins National Radon Action Month.
Today begins National Radon Action Month, a month dedicated to informing people about the dangers of radon in our homes. We all know radon is bad, but what exactly is […]