CORONAVIRUS

HorseSense banks on matching gift drive to recoup COVID-19 losses

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – The COVID-19 pandemic rudely reined in two major fundraisers for HorseSense, a nonprofit therapeutic horse-riding facility that specializes in serving youths, adults and veterans with disabilities. In an effort to sustain itself after those financial…

La Crosse County COVID-19 cases up to 16

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)--With the newest case being a male in his mid 60's, the total confirmed cases in La Crosse County is now at 16, according to the county health department. As of now, there have been 3 recoveries,…

Ho-Chunk Nation confirms positive COVID-19 case

BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WKBT)--The Ho-Chunk Nation Department of Health received news of a confirmed case of COVID-19 within it's jurisdiction Sunday. The Department of Health will follow up with the case to confirm where the individual may have come…

Governor Evers moves forward with equipment purchases

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' administration is moving ahead with plans to buy 10,000 ventilators and 1 million protective masks in the fight against the coronavirus. The effort comes after Evers' administration had clashed with Republican…