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Milwaukee County to consider making medical misinformation a public health crisis

Proposal comes as health officials track new COVID-19 variant When Milwaukee OB-GYN Dr. Sheldon Wasserman meets with patients, he asks them if they’ve gotten the COVID-19 vaccination.Lately, their reasons for…

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Wisconsin Supreme Court promises ‘least changes’ approach to redistricting

Court's conservative majority also said it wouldn't weigh partisan fairness when considering political maps The Wisconsin Supreme Court's conservative majority handed Republicans a major victory in the legal fight over…

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Wisconsin’s hospitals are relying heavily on travel nurses and paying top dollar to staff their institutions

The pandemic and delayed medical care have increased demand as nurses in Wisconsin and elsewhere leave the profession As new cases of COVID-19 rise to levels not seen since January,…

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‘Long overdue’: Sexual assault kit bills arrive at Gov. Tony Evers’ desk after bumpy political road

Bipartisan proposals were years in the making, aimed at preventing another kit backlog Two bills that would change how sexual assault kits are processed in Wisconsin have reached Gov. Tony…

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