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Gov. Evers Signs Emergency Order #32, Relating to the Operation of an Alternative Care Facility at State Fair Park

Dunn County extends COVID-19 Administrative Order through June 1

KT Gallagher
May 25, 2020

In a press release, this afternoon Dunn County Public Health Administrator KT Gallagher announced a new COVID-19 Administrative Order. The previous order 20-01 was set to end on May 26. The new order 20-02  extends the order through June 1, 2020 and clarifies the differences between what parts of the order are mandatory and those that are advisory. 

5/21/2020 DHS Media Briefing

COVID-19 Media Briefing - 5/21/2020

May 21, 2020

Today's DHS COVID-19 Media Briefing will include:

  • Governor Tony Evers
  • Secretary-designee Andrea Palm, Wisconsin Department of Health Services 
  • Dr. Ryan Westergaard, Chief Medical Officer of the Bureau of Communicable Diseases   
  • Ryan Nilsestuen, Chief Legal Counsel, Office of the Governor 
  • Kteile Smith, ADN, St. Paul Elder Services, Inc.

It will take place at 1:30 PM Central Time.

Dunn County issues health order

May 14, 2020

, Dunn County late this afternoon issued a health order to provide some guidance to businesses and other organizations in the county in the wake of the court order yesterday.

So - That Happened Episode 3 - Ted Stark, the Menomonie Public Library, and the pandemic

Ted Stark
May 8, 2020

In the most recent episode of So - That Happened, I talk to Ted Stark, director of the Menomonie Public Library, about the challenges the library has faced due to the pandemic, how they are now providing curbside book pickup from the library (only of local materials), ways you can use the library from home, and what is in the future for the library.

Governor Evers and DHS announce online map of community testing sites

Governor Tony Evers
May 7, 2020

Governor Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services have announced expanded community testing sites and to help people with COVID-19 symptoms to be tested. DHS will update the map daily to reflect new mass community testing sites and sites that will be set up specifically to address outbreak areas in the state.

Gov. Evers Announces Expanded Opportunities for Certain Nonessential Businesses

Governor Tony Evers
April 27, 2020

This press release was sent from Governor Evers' office . It clarifies and expands some of the criteria for expanding the businesses that will be allowed to open under the less-restrictive rules starting Wednesday. Non-essential businesses will be allowed to open with strictly curbside service.

Dunn County COVID-19 Update for April 24, 2020

April 26, 2020

Dunn County Weekly Recap with Dunn County Health Department Director KT Gallagher

Millions of People Face Stimulus Check Delays for a Strange Reason: They Are Poor

April 25, 2020

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Gov. Evers Signs Emergency Order #32, Relating to the Operation of an Alternative Care Facility at State Fair Park

Gov. Tony Evers
April 23, 2020

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers and Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary-designee Andrea Palm today signed Emergency Order , relating to the operation of an alternative care facility (ACF) at State Fair Park in West Allis.