Madison Commons Media Digest, January 31, 2021

Covid-19

Tony Evers: Repealing mask mandate like eliminating speed limits, Todd Richmond, Associated Press, Jan. 30. COVID-19 arrived in Wisconsin one year ago; here's how local leaders are reflecting, Gabriella Bachara, Channel3000, Jan. 30. With Assembly vote, Wisconsin would join minority of states with no mask mandate, Scott Bauer, AP, Jan.

Madison Commons Media Digest, January 24, 2021

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5.5% of Dane County population has received the COVID-19 vaccine, according to PHMDC, Abby Schinderle, Channel3000, Jan. 23. Covid-19

Wisconsin sees 42 new COVID-19 deaths, drop in hospitalizations, Associated Press, Jan 24. With 5,600 plus COVID-19 deaths, Wisconsin Republicans propose getting rid of mask mandate, Scott Bauer, AP, Jan. 23.

Madison Commons Media Digest, January 17, 2021

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COVID deaths in Wisconsin hit a single-day record of 128, Associated Press, Jan. 17; Record-high 128 deaths reported in Wisconsin, positive test rates continue to drop, Robert Chappell, Madison365, Jan. 16. Insurrection
'Caught in the crossfire': Downtown businesses brace for armed unrest, Natalie Yahr, Capital Times, Jan. 16.

Madison Commons Media Digest, January 10, 2021

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Protestors call for Sen. Ron Johnson's resignation in Madison march, Wisconsin State Journal, Jan. 10; Mark Pocan joins House Democrats in gearing up for potential impeachment, Brianna Reilly, Capital Times, Jan. 9; Wisconsin professors join thousands of political scientists calling for Trump's removal, Yvonne Kim, CT, Jan. 9. Wisconsin and Insurrection

Opinion: Trump's shameless minions must go, WSJ Editorial Board, Jan.

Madison Commons Media Digest, January 3, 2021

COVID-19

Positive COVID test rates continue sharp increase, Robert Chappell, Madison365, Jan. 1. 'They played with our lives': How one Wisconsin prison failed to contain a COVID-19 outbreak, Emily Hamer, Wisconsin State Journal, Jan. 3. Milwaukee area hospital worker arrested, Todd Richmond, Jan.