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Flu season returns: What it means for older adults

More than ever, doctors are encouraging people to get their flu shot this year. With coronavirus being an additional health concern in the upcoming months, local pharmacists explained that older adults, a high-risk group which can require a special high dose vaccine, may not be able to get vaccinated right away.

DNR seeks 10-year stewardship renewal

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are asking Gov. Tony Evers to renew the agency's land stewardship program for another decade with substantially more borrowing authority.

A rare blue moon will light up the sky on Halloween

Spooky season is almost upon us -- and this year it will be a little bit spookier. The night sky on Halloween will be illuminated by a blue moon, the second full moon in a month. The relatively rare occurrence…

Biden to focus on health care in Supreme Court debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Biden is using the sudden Supreme Court vacancy to reinforce his argument that the upcoming election should be a referendum on President Donald Trump’s handling of health care and the coronavirus. The death of Justice Ruth…

Gov. Tony Evers proclaims Sept. 26 as 'Girls in Aviation Day'

MADISON, Wis. -- Gov. Tony Evers announced Sunday that Sept. 26 will be hereby known as "Girls in Aviation Day" in the state of Wisconsin. This announcement was made in conjunction with Wisconsin’s first ever statewide virtual "Girls in Aviation…

'Restaurant Week To-Go' returns

A new survey shows the coronavirus has left the restaurant industry in limbo. The National Restaurant Association says nearly 100,000 establishments have closed permanently and left nearly 3 million employees out of…