Category: At Issue

Struggling to pay rent? Here’s how to get help

A guide to the Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance program for residents at risk of eviction during the pandemic

Paul Mathis

‘Where am I going to be in a year?’ Rib Mountain man chronicles life with symptoms that won’t go away

Rib Mountain’s Paul Mathis is a ‘long-hauler,’ a person who had a mild case of COVID-19, appeared to recover, but the effects of the disease linger

Could trails be the answer to rural healthcare’s future?

By Parker Schorr, Wisconsin Watch Fading murals of children, their arms outstretched to iron ore and timber tumbling overhead, celebrate […]

Wisconsin businesses collected nearly $240 million in COVID relief grants – How did your main street benefit?

MADISON—Gov. Tony Evers’ office announced that the state has completed a third phase of distributing nearly $240 million in Federal […]

DATCP Launches Virtual Support Groups for Farmers and Farm Couples

(DATCP) – In a continued effort to help Wisconsin farmers access mental health resources, the Wisconsin Farm Center at the […]

DWD Clears Wisconsin Unemployment Claims Backlog

MADISON — Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary-designee Amy Pechacek today announced that the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Division has cleared […]