COVID Testing Sites, Supreme Court Removes Stay-At-Home Order

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A COVID testing site in New York
Church volunteers hand out face masks at a COVID-19 testing site at the Bethany Baptist Church, Wednesday, May 13, 2020, in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York. Mary Altaffer/AP Photo 

A new site offering free COVID-19 testing opened in Madison this week. We look into how testing is going around the state. Then, we talk with our WPR reporter about the recent Wisconsin Supreme Court’s ruling, which struck down the stay-at-home-order.

Featured in this Show

  • Coronavirus: Community Testing Sites Open Statewide

    The Wisconsin National Guard is conducting mobile testing at sites around the state. We speak with a public health official in Madison leading the planning efforts and a spokesperson for the Wisconsin National Guard.

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Stay-At-Home-Order

    The Wisconsin Supreme Court has struck down the state’s stay-at-home-order. WPR’s Capitol Bureau Chief joins the show to explain what this ruling means and what happens now.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Molly Stentz Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Maj. Joe Trovato Guest
  • Aurielle Smith Guest
  • Shawn Johnson Guest