Mart Grams, a former Wisconsin civics teacher, was asked to resign during an emergency meeting called Sunday night.
The 926 positive cases reported Saturday account for 7.7% of the 12,019 tests processed since Friday, according to the state health department.
Wisconsin’s 845 COVID-19 cases on Friday set a single-day record for the third time this week. Brown County residents are testing positive at a 10% rate.
Notre Dame was scheduled to host Wisconsin at Lambeau Field in October. Cancellation of the game is another blow to the Green Bay economy.
Virus has infected 50 Oneida Nation members, killing two. Tribe has spent more than $500,000 in response to pandemic, but expects to spend more.
Evers, who wore a face mask during a briefing with reporters, said he’s considering a mask mandate but said it’s unclear whether it would stick.
Last year’s first harvest was a bust, but an Oneida Tribal Councilman insists the tribe learned a lot and is trying a different approach this year.
In the aftermath of George Floyd’s death, scrutiny of law enforcement continues with about 50 protesters on Sunday demanding a police officer in Grand Chute be fired for racist tweets.
At this time last month, about 3% of Wisconsin’s tests were positive.
Two justices disagreed sharply about the value of social science research in a case about when traffic stops go too far.