Quiet day on Capitol Square as authorities brace for possible protests

National Guard at Wisconsin State Capitol
Humvees are parked outside of the Wisconsin State Capitol as entrances are blocked off on the morning of Sunday, January 17th, 2021.

MADISON, Wis. — City, state and national authorities planned for possible protests at the Wisconsin State Capitol Sunday, but things remained quiet on the Capitol Square all day.

News 3 Now’s Adam Duxter and Gabriella Bachara provided an update as of 11 a.m. on the expanded law enforcement presence on the square Sunday morning.