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(WKOW) — Wisconsin health officials say fewer people are seeking COVID-19 vaccinations, and more doses are going to waste. Check out all of our health coverage here. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports as of Tuesday, 43.5% of the state’s population had received at least one shot, and just under 35% were fully vaccinated. …

May 4, 2021 6:21 PM Amy DuPont Posted: May 4, 2021 6:21 PM LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)- A Wisconsin law is finally catching up with technology. It expands the definition of stalking.  When COVID-19 closed down court rooms, the criminal justice system went on-line.  Now prosecutors can use some of the same technology to charge suspects using it to …

Scene secured after shooting at Oneida Casino  Fox11online.com Law enforcement are responding to an active shooter situation at a casino in Wisconsin  CNN Wisconsin’s Oneida Casino reports active shooter at Green Bay location  Fox News UPDATE: Shooting suspect in custody, avoid area of Oneida Casino while investigation is ongoing  WBAY Green Bay, Wisconsin Police Respond to ‘Active Situation’ at …

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – As the state reports no new deaths attributed to COVID-19 for the second time in seven days, the latest numbers show Wisconsin is likely to hit a vaccination milestone on Monday. As of Sunday, the Department of Health Services (DHS) says 995,419 Wisconsin residents (17.1% of the state’s population) have completed …

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – Officials with a Wisconsin health care provider say consumers should be aware of a new COVID-19 vaccine phone scam. Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin are alerting people after patients say they’re getting calls about scheduling a vaccine appointment, and the Caller ID says it’s from Froedtert Systems. The …

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A highly contagious coronavirus variant is becoming more prevalent in Wisconsin but vaccine shots should be available to everyone by mid-summer, pushing the state closer to the end of the pandemic, health officials said Thursday. State Department of Health Services Deputy Secretary Julie Willems Van Dijk told reporters during a question-and-answer …

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – The fate of a Brown County man charged with killing his wife in 2013 is now in the hands of a jury. James Prokopovitz, 75, is charged with 1st Degree Intentional Homicide and Resisting or Obstructing, whose wife disappeared and was never found. He’s also charged with Perjury for lying …

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin saw a decrease in metrics across the board Sunday in the latest coronavirus update from the state health department. Keep in mind, the numbers reported on Sundays are typically lower than the rest of the week. According the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), 1,832 people tested positive for the …

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – Top Wisconsin lawmakers are also looking to fast-track COVID-19 relief on the state level. On Tuesday, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos made his pitch for the Republican’s response bill. The bill is lengthy. It touches on 12 main topics followed by nearly 60 sections of explanation. One topic that takes up multiple …

Scudder said the election changes were not significant enough to run afoul of the Constitution’s provision that state legislatures determine the manner of selecting presidential electors. He also faulted Trump for challenging those provisions after the election, rather than before. “The President had a full opportunity before the election to press the very challenges to …