Democratic National Convention appear to be thoughtful and thorough.

Mayor Tom Barrett released the following statement: “The health protocols in place for the Democratic National Convention appear to be thoughtful and thorough. I am pleased the convention organizers have consulted with the Milwaukee Health Department.” “While it is important to protect every person attending the convention, it is also important to protect the entire Milwaukee […]

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Gov. Evers Announces $41.6 Million Distributed Through Wisconsin Farm Support Program

Gov. Evers Announces $41.6 Million Distributed Through Wisconsin Farm Support Program  Applications open for second round of funding on August 10 MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today announced that nearly 12,000 Wisconsin farmers received a total of $41.6 million through the Wisconsin Farm Support Program, a joint program between the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection […]

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Chairwoman Nicholson Appoints Nicole Best to Milwaukee County Pension Board

MILWAUKEE – County Board Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson announced Thursday that she has appointed Nicole Best, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of Heartland Advisors, a local investment company, to the Milwaukee County Pension Board. In a statement, Chairwoman Nicholson highlighted Best’s qualifications: “As a CPA and an investment advisor with extensive non-profit board experience, […]

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Red Cross issues plea for COVID-19 survivors to donate plasma to help patients currently battling this coronavirus

Milwaukee–(JULY 22, 2020) The American Red Cross announced it’s facing an emergency shortage of convalescent plasma, a type of blood donation collected from individuals who have recently recovered from coronavirus that contains antibodies that may help patients actively fighting the virus. Right now, the Red Cross is distributing convalescent plasma products faster than donations are […]

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