COVID-19 | Coronavirus Updates

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This page features news reports published by Milwaukee Independent about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on the local community.

Editorial Note: In light of the coronavirus health situation affecting Milwaukee and its unknown implications for the future, we will continue publishing daily as a beacon of information and education for the community. We are fortunate to have an adaptive style of journalism and production management system that puts us in a safe and responsible position. As such, we have decided to publish beyond our usual format when timely news and conditions better serve the public interest.

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