Evers issues 'Safer at Home' order
March 25, 2020
By RICHARD JENKINS and
MADISON, Wis. — Gov. Tony Evers directed the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to issue a Safer at Home order prohibiting all nonessential travel Tuesday as the state works to combat the spread of the COVID-19, or coronavirus, pandemic.
The order takes effect at 8 a.m. today, and runs through the morning of April 24, unless an order suspending it is issued prior to that date.
“I know the COVID-19 outbreak has been difficult and has disrupted the lives of people across our state. Issuing a Safer at Home order isn't somet...