Benita Mathew, Green Bay Press-Gaz.

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Past articles by Benita:

Monkeypox cases have been confirmed in 10 Wisconsin counties, state health data shows

The USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin requested county-by-county case numbers from DHS. → Read More

600 doses of monkeypox vaccine given to Wisconsin residents so far, health officials say

Health officials have confirmed 32 cases of monkeypox in the state as of Tuesday. Wisconsin has been allocated nearly 6,000 doses of vaccine. → Read More

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Brown County, health officials say

County health officials are working to find who the person had contact with. → Read More

'Strip-searching' Suring students drew outcry earlier this year. Now lawmakers want to make what happened illegal.

The proposed bill would expand what is banned under the definition of strip searches in schools. → Read More

Wisconsin pharmacies say they have emergency contraceptives on hand, some cutting prices, limiting pills purchased

Several pharmacies are placing limits on the number of pills per customer or reducing costs to make emergency contraceptives available. → Read More

COVID-19 vaccine doses for children under 5 have begun arriving in Wisconsin. Here's where they'll be available.

Children's Wisconsin in Milwaukee set to begin vaccinating youngest children Monday. Bellin in Green Bay waiting on shipments. → Read More

Bay View Middle School in Howard evacuated after odor was found in the building

Students were moved to Green Bay Community Church on Cardinal Lane. → Read More

'A classroom without walls': Green Bay Online School to include sixth grade in the fall

The board will vote on a new name for the school to expand enrollment for the next school year. → Read More

Pro-choice supporters chant, 'Not the church, not the state. Women must decide their fate,' at UWGB rally.

Students at the university worked with Assembly member Kristina Shelton to hold the rally in response U.S. Supreme Court opinion draft leak. → Read More

Green Bay elementary school music specialist to compete on 'Jeopardy!'

Christina Clark from Green Bay will be on Wednesday's episode, fulfilling a lifelong dream of hers to appear on the contest show. → Read More

Lamers bus driver drank beer on a Green Bay school's field trip to Madison. Now he's fired.

A student had noticed a can of beer was leaking under the bus driver's seat. → Read More

For Sikhs in the Fox Valley, Vaisakhi celebrates their culture and the strength of generations past

Vaisakhi is celebrated on April 13 or 14 each year and is recognized as the day Sikhism began as a collective faith. → Read More

De Pere School Board election results change after uncounted absentee ballots found in Ledgeview

Chad Jeskewitz won a seat on the board, leading Bob Mathews by four votes. → Read More

Green Bay School District Superintendent Steven Murley retires because of health reasons

The Green Bay School Board appointed Deputy Superintendent Vicki Bayer to serve as Interim superintendent starting today after Murley retired. → Read More

Churches, mosques and temples support, anchor diverse communities in Green Bay, Appleton and Oshkosh

As the region's population becomes more racially and ethnically diverse, churches, mosques and temples help create community and a sense of belonging. → Read More

NWTC to offer two-year transfer program to UW-Green Bay. Application period opens mid-April.

Students will be able to get an associate's degree at NWTC and transfer to UW-Green Bay with a junior status for a bachelor's degree. → Read More

Laura Laitinen-Warren to continue on Green Bay School Board; four incumbents lose seats on other local school boards

Spring election 2022 results for school board races in Green Bay, Ashwaubenon, Denmark, De Pere, West De Pere, Howard-Suamico, Pulaski and Wrightstown → Read More

Courtney Kuehn named Preble High School's new principal, will begin job in July

Bruce Russell had been serving as interim principal following the resignation of Natasha Rowell in December. → Read More

Latino people have a long history in Wisconsin. Here's how they've shaped the economy and found the American dream.

New Hispanic and Latino arrivals are now able to find established multi-generational communities that offer them support networks, familiarity. → Read More

Pandemic response among leading issues for candidates in Howard-Suamico School Board election

The Press-Gazette asked each candidate to fill out a questionnaire before the primary. Here's what they had to say. → Read More