The bill would provide direct payments of up to $1,400 to most Americans and money for COVID-19 vaccines and testing, aid to state and local governments, help for schools and the airline industry and subsidies for health insurance.
Dr. Mark Ghaly, California’s top public health official, said the state is acting now because the rates of new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are declining while the number of people receiving the vaccine is increasing.
A large telefunding operation was halted Friday after allegedly placing more than 1.3 billion deceptive fundraising calls that claimed to be organizations supporting homeless veterans, children with autism and victims of housefires.
The state Department of Health Services (DHS) says 572,501 people in Wisconsin have completed their vaccination regimen in the past 82 days, compared to a total 565,808 people testing positive for the COVID-19 virus in the past 13 months.
Nearly one in five used vehicles needing registered in Wisconsin have out-of-state titles and, now, the Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation has made doing so easier and saved residents from a trip to the DMV.
People who need help with mental health issues don’t always want or know how to ask for it. If you’re in the Chippewa Valley, getting the necessary treatment can come with a long wait, or a drive across the state.
Making their 5th straight trip to the WIAA State Tournament, the McDonell Macks never trailed Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran as they got the win 67-40 in the Division 5 semifinal. The Macks will face Hustisford in the championship game Thursday Night.