Wisconsin court docket: Conservative holdover can keep on DNR board | WUWM 89.7 FM

A conservative member of the state Division of Pure Assets coverage board can stay on the panel indefinitely regardless that his time period ended greater than a yr in the past, a divided state Supreme Courtroom determined Wednesday. The justices dominated 4-3 that gubernatorial appointees can maintain their positions indefinitely till the state Senate confirms … Read more

Wisconsin sues over 1849 abortion ban, contending legislation is in disuse | WUWM 89.7 FM

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers and Atty. Gen. Josh Kaul has filed a authorized grievance towards an 1849 legislation that well being care suppliers say has halted abortions within the state. The authorized motion comes a number of days after the U.S. Supreme Courtroom overturned nationwide abortion rights protections in place for practically fifty years beneath … Read more

Komatsu Mining says its new Milwaukee plant might be a part of the changeover to extra renewable vitality | WUWM 89.7 FM

Komatsu Mining has formally opened its new $285 million company places of work and manufacturing plant in Milwaukee’s Harbor District on E.Greenfield Ave. The Japan-based firm is planning to be a part of the anticipated shift to extra renewable vitality and electrical autos. Komatsu says it nonetheless has manufacturing employees on the facility it purchased … Read more

Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidates echo activists’ considerations about overturning of abortion rights | WUWM 89.7 FM

Seven of the eight Democrats working for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin talked about the controversial new courtroom choice on abortion Sunday because the candidates attempt to spell out their variations within the crowded major. The contenders spoke on the State Democratic Social gathering conference in LaCrosse, WI an occasion stay streamed by wiseye.org. Screengrab from … Read more

With federal protections overturned, abortions to halt in Wisconsin | WUWM 89.7 FM

The U.S. Supreme Court docket has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place almost 50 years — a call by its conservative majority to overturn the courtroom’s landmark abortion instances. It’s now technically unlawful to get an abortion within the state of Wisconsin. Wisconsin has an 1849 law that bans abortions, making … Read more

800 Wisconsin registered voters reply abortion rights survey query within the Marquette ballot | WUWM 89.7 FM

If abortion opponents now strive for main restrictions on abortion procedures in Wisconsin, they might be going in opposition to new polling knowledge that present most state residents say abortion must be authorized in all or most circumstances. This week, lower than 48 hours earlier than at this time’s U.S. Supreme Court docket ruling that … Read more

Gov. Evers and Sen. Johnson in tight races, Marquette ballot finds | WUWM 89.7 FM

The Marquette Law School poll launched Wednesday exhibits a good Republican major race for Wisconsin governor between candidates Tim Michels and Rebecca Kleefisch, and Democratic Gov. Tony Evers barely forward of the Republicans. For the U.S. Senate race, Mandela Barnes has a slight lead over Alex Lasry within the Democratic major, and Republican Sen. Ron … Read more

Milwaukee native leaders and oldsters assist others amid child formulation scarcity | WUWM 89.7 FM

Provide chain points, a recall and flooding at a major manufacturer’s facility are all causes for the nationwide child formulation scarcity. In line with the U.S. Division of Well being & Human Providers, child formulation manufacturing has risen by 30 to 50% as of June 17. However Samantha Wiegele says households are nonetheless in want. … Read more

Youngsters underneath 5 years outdated can now be vaccinated in opposition to COVID-19 | WUWM 89.7 FM

Kids who 5 years and underneath can now get the COVID-19 vaccine. The U.S. Meals & Drug Administration authorized using the Pfizer vaccine for everybody six months and older and the Moderna vaccine for teenagers six months to 5 years of age. On Tuesday, state well being division secretary designee, Karen Timberlake, stated many mother … Read more

Critics need extra investigation of Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson relating to pretend elector proof | WUWM 89.7 FM

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson, a Republican, is again on the political sizzling seat after proof that was submitted at Tuesday’s assembly of the Home choose committee investigating the assault on the U.S. Capitol final 12 months. Casey Lucier, an investigative lawyer for the Home choose committee, describes the pretend elector proof, in a committee video … Read more

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