New Madison program wants to destigmatize, expand access to mental health services for Latino community

Nancy Gomez knows the need for mental health services existed before the pandemic and has since only grown. But, especially for the Latino community, she said it all comes down to access. She wants people to get the help they need, but what if they don’t speak English? What if they’re ashamed of their needs? … Read more

Evers creates $10M grant program for meat processors, continuing state investment in industry

The GOP-led state Legislature gutted Gov. Tony Evers’ plans for an annual grant program for meat processors in last year’s state budget process, allocating only a tenth of the funding originally proposed. But the governor Democratic has found a way around the cut by allocating federal pandemic recovery money for his own program. Evers announced … Read more