Long lines and ‘social distancing’ set election tone Tuesday

In-person voting in Wisconsin’s two largest cities for the spring election on Tuesday eclipsed turnout figures from the April 2019 election. The Madison municipal clerk’s office tweeted total turnout stood at 87,552, just over 50 percent of registered voters. There were 65,997 voters who returned absentee ballots, while in-person turnout was at 21,555. Unofficial @CityofMadison […] Source: WRN.com -More News At Other Wisconsin Sites:

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Scam Alert: Look Out for Phony SBA Grant Offers

Milwaukee, Wis. – Small business owners are getting hit with a lot of information and making tough decisions on how to survive the COVID-19 crisis. With all of these messages flooding their inbox, social media, and phone, it’s easy to mistake a scam for a real offer. How the Scam Works: An email, text or caller ID appears to be from the U.S. Small Business Administration or an attorney representing the SBA. The “SBA” is offering grants just for small businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak. The application looks simple and may involve completing a short form requesting banking and business information. After being approved, the business owner is asked to

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WisDOT further restricts in-person services at DMV Service Centers beginning April 8

Service Centers to offer only essential services by appointment; online services remain open   To protect customers and employees from the spread of COVID-19, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation is further restricting in-person service all Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Customer Service Centers on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. This action furthers the limitation of face-to-face services that began on March 23, 2020. Until further notice, the service centers will be closed to all in-person transactions except the following services, which will be available by appointment only: Commercial Driver Licenses (CDL) Voters needing identification who need to use the Identification card Petition Process (IDPP) New Wisconsin residents who need a driver

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