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Wisconsin seniors face housing upheaval as assisted living homes reject Medicaid
HealthPolitics

Wisconsin seniors face housing upheaval as assisted living homes reject Medicaid

Assisted living promises more independence than nursing homes, but it carries risks: fewer protections for seniors who run out of savings.

Future of Clean Drinking Water in Central Wisconsin
CommunityEducationHealthNews

Future of Clean Drinking Water in Central Wisconsin

A panel presentation and discussion on clean drinking water is taking place at McMillan Library in Wisconsin Rapids on March 18th at 6 PM.

Wisconsin Rapids School District Superintendent Resignation Effective June 30, 2024
CommunityEducationNews

Wisconsin Rapids School District Superintendent Resignation Effective June 30, 2024

The Superintendent resignation was accepted by the WRPS Board of Education from Craig Broeren on February 27th.

Severe weather threat returns for Wisconsin in winter
NewsWeather

Severe weather threat returns for Wisconsin in winter

Here’s who spent the most on lobbying in Wisconsin last year
Politics

Here’s who spent the most on lobbying in Wisconsin last year

The Koch network, the Brewers, and Kwik Trip: See the list of top 50 lobbyers here

Wisconsin’s Medicaid postpartum protection lags most of the country
HealthPolitics

Wisconsin’s Medicaid postpartum protection lags most of the country

Wisconsin doctors say the state could help save lives by extending postpartum Medicaid coverage to a full year, as many states offer. But the Legislature again blocked an extension.

New rules for Great Lakes lakefront property development head to governor again
Politics

New rules for Great Lakes lakefront property development head to governor again

The bill carries the potential to reduce public access to lake shorelines.

Democrats see new maps as major turnout booster in Wisconsin
Politics

Democrats see new maps as major turnout booster in Wisconsin

Democrats aren’t hiding the fact that their secret weapon this election cycle was just signed into law by Gov. Tony Evers.

UWSWAC Power of the Purse on March 12th
CommunityEntertainment

UWSWAC Power of the Purse on March 12th

Power of the Purse is one of Women United’s big fundraising events. CEO Tari Jahns explains how UWSWAC's funding process works.

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