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COVID-19 Coronavirus: Area Information Page

COVID-19 Coronavirus: Area Information Page

Listening area information we want you to know. Keep checking back, our stations will add to this page as announcements are received. Update 3/27 Fort Atkinson Food Pantry now offering on-line ordering, to help ensure safety for all. Visit their WEBSITE If you have questions or immediate needs related to COVID-19, you can: Text COVID19…

Armed Man Wounded By Janesville Police During Confrontation Expected To Survive

Armed Man Wounded By Janesville Police During Confrontation Expected To Survive

An armed man who was wounded by Janesville police during a Thursday confrontation is expected to survive.  Officers were called to a traffic accident at about 2:45 p-m.  Witnesses say the man got out of his vehicle and had armed himself with a knife by the time police arrived.  The man’s name hasn’t been released. …

The Latest: Evers Issues Order Closing Businesses

The Latest: Evers Issues Order Closing Businesses

Gov. Tony Evers issued an order Tuesday closing businesses deemed to be nonessential, ordered no gatherings of any size and placed restrictions on travel across Wisconsin for a month in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Evers’ order has numerous exceptions, including for hospitals and other health care facilities, grocery stores, bars…

Evers Orders Non-Essential Wisconsin Businesses Closed

Evers Orders Non-Essential Wisconsin Businesses Closed

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is ordering the closure of all non-essential businesses starting Tuesday due to the coronavirus outbreak. He’s also urging people to stay at home to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus that has killed four people in the state and infected at least nearly 400. Evers tweeted Monday that he would…

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Indy 500 Postponed Until August 23

Indy 500 Postponed Until August 23

The Indianapolis 500 scheduled for May 24 has been postponed until August because of the coronavirus pandemic. The race will not run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946. The race will instead be held Aug. 23. IndyCar initially said it would resume racing May 9 at Indianapolis. That race will now…

Announcing The Flashback Friday Schedule

Announcing The Flashback Friday Schedule

With the sports world coming to a halt, we here at 940 WFAW are trying to figure out creative ways to bring sports programming to our loyal listeners. After much deliberation we landed on Flashback Friday broadcasts! Every Friday, at 6pm, we will be re-airing sports broadcasts from our family of stations from the past…

Wisconsin Badgers Win March Madness (Virtually)

Wisconsin Badgers Win March Madness (Virtually)

The Wisconsin Badgers have won the 2020 March Madness – sort of.  ESPN used its “Basketball Power Index” to simulate the basketball tournament that was called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.  The sports network says its simulated Final Four included Maryland, BYU, Virginia and the Wisconsin Badgers. Coach Greg Gard’s “virtual” team went on…

 
 
 
 
 

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