Category Archives: Coronavirus Battle

Some school districts lead on school mask policy

Isn’t this the most fundamental question in dealing with the COVID-19 virus in Washington County: shouldn’t our anti-virus policies be grounded in the protection of our children? Adults make their decisions about their own protection, but kids are dependent on … Read the rest

GOP take note: 9 of 10 believe in vaccines

If I were a politician, and I had to deal with the COVID issue, I would want to be going where the majority of the American people have their heads.  It is, therefore, confounding that the Republican Party is going … Read the rest

Business needs to lead way on mandated shots

The resurgence of the COVID pox and its toll on Americans and their economy is driving business and organization leaders to tears. Just when they thought they had some clear air and the economy is rebounding sharply, the surges in … Read the rest

Anti-vaxxers fail in their civic responsibility

Even though many Wisconsinites are behaving as though the COVID threat is over, we are still not out of the woods, and that is complicating decisions about how to behave. Friday night fish fries are jammed with patrons not wearing … Read the rest

Vaccinations Could Fill Lambeau for Playoffs

In a four-year Trumpian convulsion that has been earmarked by disrespect, distrust, and untruth, it will be very difficult to mount a vaccine campaign that can bring the coronavirus devastation to heel. Misinformation flourishes, and a big percentage of our … Read the rest

Tommy to the Rescue

Wisconsin has been desperately searching for leadership to get through the COVID epidemic that has ripped up the state. Fortunately, we finally have a leader who is stepping up to confront the monumental challenge. He is a well-known commodity. It’s … Read the rest

Let’s delete constitutional posturing on masks

A lot of bad ideas about coronavirus control are floating round out there unchecked and are hurting the efforts to get the disease under control. Let’s lay them out. 1. President Trump thinks it’s unmanly to wear a mask. But … Read the rest

What have we learned in Covid battle?

With each passing week, we learn more about what works and what doesn’t to contain the Covid-19 contagion, acknowledging that we have far more to learn. What have we learned? One. The testing process is going far too slowly in … Read the rest