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WGTD March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020 5p; Updated 6:30p

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state jumped by more than 100 Wednesday to 585. Seven deaths have been reported. In Kenosha County, the number rose from 14 to 19 as a backlog of test results are processed... Read More

WGTD March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020 8:45p

(WGTD)---The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kenosha County rose to 14 Tuesday, an increase of one from the previous day. In an online briefing delivered to the Kenosha County Board Tuesday night, Health Dept. Dir. Jen... Read More

WGTD March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020 3:20p

(WGTD)---Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling says he's prepared to enforce Gov. Evers' coronavirus, stay-at-home order.

In a news release, Schmaling says deputies won't be pulling people over at random. But if deputies... Read More

WGTD March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020 10:40a

From Gov. Evers' Office: 

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today directed Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to issue a Safer at Home order that prohibits all nonessential travel, with some... Read More

WGTD March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020 5:20p

(WGTD)---With training labs suspended because of the pandemic, Gateway Technical College donated personal protective healthcare equipment to area fire departments, hospitals and nursing homes. 

Such equipment is in short supply... Read More

WGTD March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020 5p

(WGTD)---The number of new COVID-19 cases in Kenosha County increased to 13 Monday, up by one from Sunday night. Kenosha County Health Dept. Dir. Jen Freiheit told WGTD News late Monday afternoon that the symptoms of those testing... Read More

WGTD March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020 1:30; Updated March 24

From the Racine Art Museum: 

Like many museums around the world, RAM and RAM's Wustum Museum have temporarily closed in response to the current public health situation, but there are still... Read More

wpr.org March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020 10:15a

(WPR)---Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers announced Monday morning that he would issue a "stay at home" order on Tuesday in an effort to slow the spread of the new coronavirus.

Evers announced the move ... Read More

wpr.org March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020 2:35p 

(WPR)---The state Department of Health Services announced 381 positive cases of COVID-19 statewide Sunday, as well as 6,230 negative tests. However, the number continues to grow as counties announce positive cases.

DHS... Read More

WGTD March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020 3:40a; Updated 8:35p

(WGTD)---A body has been recovered from the south side Kenosha home that blew up early Sunday morning. 

The man may have been sleeping in the basement at the time of the blast. A woman and another man were... Read More