Monday August 2, 2021 - Updated 4:34pm

Legislative

3:33pm
Rep. Ramthun. Call to action for cyber-forensic audit. 
2:57pm
Sen. Wirch. Rips Republican motion to ban Covid prevention measures on UW campuses as case numbers surge. 
1:44pm
Sen. LeMahieu. Shocking UI audit reveals DWD continues to fail Wisconsinites. 

4:16am
Cap Times. Wisconsin GOP leader to expand 2020 election probe
4:16am
Stevens Point Journal. Former Wisconsin Supreme Court justice overseeing election review says integrity concerns warrant 'very thorough examination'

State Agencies

3:49pm
DOR. Posts 2021 preliminary equalized values. 
11:38am
OCI. Administrative Actions July 2021
10:57am
AG Kaul. And Other Swing State AGs Lead 22 AGs Urging Congress to Pass Legislation to Safeguard Democracy
9:34am
DHS. Wisconsin Submits Plans to Support Mental Health and Substance Use Services
9:33am
Wisconsin National Guard. Hall chosen to build new senior enlisted leader post from ground up
9:32am
DFI. Celebrating national ABLE to Save Month. 
9:29am
DNR. Hosting Open House At Northern Highland
Fishery Research Area Aug. 6
9:28am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe newsletter August 2021. 

4:26am
WBAY. WI DNR kicks off Operation Deer Watch
4:19am
Racine Journal Times. Ready for re-entry: Ellsworth Correctional Center prepares incarcerated women to return to community
4:14am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Regulators Reject Claims That Their Review Of A Controversial Transmission Line Was Tainted

Economy/Business

4:13pm
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. Announces 2021 Pressure Chamber finalists. 
4:12pm
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Bank CEOs report improving economy, citing pent up demand. 

4:27am
WTMJ. Thousands could potentially be removed from their homes as the eviction moratorium deadline expires
4:27am
WISN. 16,000 Wisconsinites at risk of losing home following end of eviction moratorium
4:18am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Court and housing officials brace for a wave of evictions now that moratorium is over
4:15am
U.S. News & World Report. EXPLAINER: Wisconsin Renters Wary as Eviction Ban Nears End
4:14am
Fox 6. Eviction proceedings can move forward after ban lifted
4:13am
AP. Evictions expected to spike as federal moratorium ends

Coronavirus

10:33am
Wisconsin Medical Society. Calls on health care entities to require COVID-19 vaccinations. 
4:30am
Washington County Exec. Schoemann. Washington County leaders stand firm against CDC's continued flip-flopping. 

4:28am
WXOW. La Crosse County issues new mask recommendations
4:17am
Janesville Gazette. Rock County Public Health Department recommends wearing masks indoors

Statewide

1:46pm
Wisconsin Child Support Enforcement Association. Governor Evers proclaims August Child Support Awareness Month in Wisconsin. 

4:17am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Incarceration After COVID: How The Pandemic Could Permanently Change Jails And Prisons

Courts

4:29am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Sets precedent for increase in women judges. 

Education

3:34pm
Marquette University. Marquette faculty awarded over $1 million in grants from Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
3:32pm
Wisconsin Alumni Association. 14th annual Red Shirt on sale now. 
9:28am
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces August program offerings

Local

4:34pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Coggs-Jones. I am not my hair. 
3:49pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the 2024 Democratic National Convention
11:39am
Hunger Task Force. Prepares for opening day of Wisconsin State Fair. 
10:35am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Awards Nearly $160,000 Grant to Groundswell Conservancy for Purchase of Black Earth Creek Trail Connector
10:35am
MCTS. As More Downtown Offices Reopen, MCTS Freeway Flyers Resume with Updated Schedules
9:31am
Milwaukee County Sup. Logsdon. Applauds Continuation of Bus Route to Oak Creek Amazon Distribution Center
9:29am
Milwaukee Ald. Bauman. Resolution would require all city employees to be fully vaccinated or face weekly testing

4:18am
Racine Journal Times. Community leaders call for more investment in prevention as prison costs rise

Congress

1:43pm
Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin. Applauds introduction of legislation to repeal the Federal Insurance Office. 

4:13am
AP. It’s in - and big: Senators produce $1T infrastructure bill

Friday July 30, 2021

Governor

5:10am
WSAW. Gov. Evers declares State of Emergency due to widespread damage
5:07am
Oshkosh Northwestern. Gov. Tony Evers declares state of emergency in response to overnight storms that caused damage across Wisconsin

Legislative

3:03pm
Sen. Darling. Audit Shows More Failures by Evers’ Administration
1:36pm
AG Kaul. Joins Coalition Urging Congress to Permanently Extend Expanded Child Tax
12:16pm
Speaker Vos. Announcement regarding election investigation. 
11:56am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Cowles, Kerkman. Audit reports noncompliance with unemployment insurance appeals timeliness. 
11:48am
LAB. Report 21-11: Fraud, Waste and Mismanagement Hotline. 
11:47am
Sen. Marklein. Column: The Best Legislation Comes From You
5:35am
Rep. Dittrich. Tours tornado damage in Concord. 

5:31am
WKOW. DHS pushes back on GOP lawmaker’s move to block UW COVID policy
5:12am
Cap Times. Tommy Thompson warns lawmakers against limiting UW's COVID-19 response
5:12am
Wisconsin State Journal. Republican tries to block UW campuses from mandatory virus testing, vaccination rules
5:09am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Senator Aims To Block State Universities From Requiring COVID-19 Testing, Masking
5:08am
U.S. News & World Report. Republican to Block UW Virus Testing, Vaccination Rules
5:06am
Cap Times. Wisconsin lawmakers renew effort to require informed consent for pelvic exams under anesthesia

State Agencies

2:45pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Branches out for 2021 Annual Training
1:44pm
DOT. 42 Wisconsin State Patrol cadets become officers at graduation ceremony
12:01pm
DNR. The C.A. Lawton Co. Becomes First Green Tier Participant to Receive Special New Air Permit
11:53am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To meet in Boscobel.
5:32am
DNR. Wisconsin NRB Meeting Aug. 11

Coronavirus

12:05pm
AARP Wisconsin. Sounds alarm on vaccination rates for Wisconsin nursing homes staff. 
11:59am
Wisconsin United for Freedom. 38 Wisconsin parent groups reject lockdowns and forced masking in open letter to President Biden and WI Governor Evers. 

5:31am
Eau Claire Leader Telegram. EC health department: No current plans to require mask-wearing
5:30am
NBC 15. Vaccine mandate for Dane Co. employees ‘on the table,’ official says
5:11am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'Let's Not Get There': Local Leaders Reluctant To Renew Mask Mandates
5:10am
Fox 6. Masks indoors at Wisconsin State Fair per CDC recommendations
5:05am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Ron Johnson criticizes new CDC guidance, questions effectiveness of masks despite research showing they reduce COVID spread
5:04am
Racine Journal Times. 'Now is not the time to relax': Amid spike in COVID-19, Racine County officials continue to urge vaccinations

Statewide

2:44pm
Customers First! Coalition. New podcast episode: Thinking outside the landfill: Solar panel recycling. 

Education

3:05pm
UW-Eau Claire. Geology major embraces variety of opportunities after transferring to UW-Eau Claire
11:50am
UW-Stout. Third time’s the charm for veteran who returns to school, earns degree, lands job

Local

11:49am
Milwaukee Council President Johnson. Incoming, outgoing VISIT Milwaukee chairs highlight strength of our city

5:10am
WXPR. Scientific Team Creates Underground Map to Address Rhinelander PFAS Problems
5:04am
Racine Journal Times. City of Racine moves to boost funds for those threatened with eviction

Congress

11:57am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Leads Republicans in Calling on CDC to Release Info on Breakthrough Infections of COVID-19
11:51am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Signs Title 42 Discharge Petition, Biden Reverses Decision
5:35am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Cosponsors Bill to Counter Chinese Aggression
5:34am
U.S. Sens Johnson, Paul, Lankford, Scott and Hawley. Demand Chairman Peters Hold Biden Administration Accountable, Serve Subpoenas to Get Answers for the American People