Wisconsin has not been reporting how many COVID-19 patients are currently hospitalized, but a state health leader said Tuesday that she has not heard concerns about hospitals being near capacity at this point.
Travel is still allowed for anglers wanting to fish during Saturday's trout opener on the Brule River in Wisconsin. However, the DNR is encouraging anglers to fish waterbodies as close to home as possible and in their community.
Some states and cities that have been shipped masks, gloves, ventilators and other essential equipment from the nation's medical stockpile have received unusable material. Masks sent to Alabama had dry rot and ventilators sent to Los Angeles were broken.
President Donald Trump says his administration is encouraging many Americans to wear face masks in public, though he stresses that the recommendation is optional. These masks should not be medical quality, N95 masks.