Sijhawm Nyeem Ntawv: 3 feeb

Hlob Wisconsin Cov neeg taug kev dhau los ntawm tus kabmob coronavirus, nthuav tawm cov tshuab ua haujlwm tsis zoo thiab tshawb nrhiav kev daws teebmeem.

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Mloog Jessica Barrera thawj lub chaw muag khoom, tsim los ntawm Bram Sable-Smith rau WPR

Ua ntej muaj kev sib kis, Jessica Barrera tau ua haujlwm ib nrab hnub rau kev pabcuam tshav dav hlau hauv Eau Claire, Wisconsin, pab cov neeg taug kev hauv zos mus rau lub nroog loj xws li Minneapolis. Nws nyiam hnov ​​cov dab neeg hais txog qhov chaw nyob deb uas tib neeg tau mus xyuas.

Jessica Barrera pom nrog nws tus tub Niko hauv Eau Claire, Wis. Kev lees paub los ntawm Jessica Barrera

Barrera tau hais tias "Tib neeg qhia kuv txog lawv txoj kev mus rau Ltalis lossis Mexico lossis Iceland - lossis txawm tias tsuas yog lwm lub xeev," Barrera tau hais, ntxiv tias nws qhov nyiaj txiag yuav tiv thaiv nws tsis txhob mus ntsib cov chaw zoo li no. 

Minnesota thiab Illinois nyob deb npaum li nws tau mus tsev lawm.

40-xyoo-laus ib leeg niam koom ib chav tsev $ 900 toj ib hlis nrog nws tus tub 10-xyoo-laus Niko. Kev thauj mus los ntawm Groome tau tso nws tawm thaum qhov kev pabcuam shuttle kaw vim tias muaj kev sib kis tau txwv tsis pub mus ncig. Wisconsin Lub Tsev Haujlwm Saib Xyuas Kev Txhim Kho Kev Ua Haujlwm tsis kam lees nws daim ntawv pov hwm nyiaj poob haujlwm vim tias nws tau txais txiaj ntsig kev tsis taus ntawm tsoomfwv vim nws tsis tshua muaj ntshav siab thiab keeb kwm ntawm kev nyuaj siab tshwm sim los ntawm tsev neeg muaj xwm txheej. Xyoo 2013 Wisconsin txwv Cov neeg tau txais kev pab cuam cuam tshuam los ntawm tseem fwv los ntawm tseem tau txais cov nyiaj poob hauj lwm.

Tom qab peb lub hlis tsis muaj nyiaj ua haujlwm - thiab cov qhab nia credit uas poob thaum nws tau tshaj tawm nws daim npav rho nyiaj kom nws lub tsev - Barrera pib txoj haujlwm tshiab rau Lub Rau Hli 6, ua haujlwm hauv kev lag luam kev pabcuam ntawm Menards hnub so. 

"Leej twg yuav tau xav tias mus ua haujlwm koj yuav tsum hnav lub npog ntsej muag kom nkag mus?" Barrera xav txog tom qab nws thawj hnub so ntawm txoj haujlwm. "Thaum koj rov qab los ntawm noj su koj yuav tsum tau txais koj qhov kub thiab txias dua."

Menards xav kom nws hnav daim npog qhov ncauj. Thaum Lub Peb Hlis nws yuav tuab, daim npog ntsej muag uas zoo li lub tswv yim zoo hauv huab cua txias. Nws tab tom rov xav txog qhov kev xaiv ntawd tom qab hnav lawv ntau teev hauv lub Rau Hli.

"Nws tau kub heev sai heev."

Barrera txaus siab rau nws noj su, qhov twg nws ntsia ntawm qhov dej tsaws tsag thiab lub log dej ntawm ib sab ntawm lub rooj zaum sab nraum Menards. Qhov chaw muab sijhawm rau nyob ib leeg, tshem nws lub siab thiab "tsuas yog."

Nyuam qhuav pib lub lim tiam Barrera mus rau hauv kev cob qhia thiab tawm ntawm 8 teev tsaus ntuj Nws tus tub laus, uas tawm hauv tsev, tau saib Niko. Thaum nws hu mus tshaj tawm tias nws tab tom tsav tsheb mus tsev, nws paub tias lawv tau koom nrog ntau txhiab tus neeg nyob hauv Eau Claire tawm tsam tub ceev xwm kev lim hiam thiab txhawb nqa lub neej dub. ("Tau kawg ua kom muaj kev sib raug zoo," nws tau nrawm ntxiv).

Barrera tau hais tias "Qhov ntawd yog lub sijhawm zoo siab heev rau kuv ua niam - uas kuv cov menyuam tau coj los rau lawv tus kheej los ua ib feem ntawm qhov kev txav no thiab kev hloov pauv uas tau tshwm sim," Barrera tau hais. 

Hnub Sunday tsaus ntuj, tom qab nws thawj ob hnub ntawm txoj haujlwm, Barrera tuaj nrog hnoos tsis tu ncua. Nws tus kws kho mob xa nws mus kuaj COVID-19 hnub tom qab. Nws tau txais cov txiaj ntsig rau hnub Tuesday. 

"Nws tsuas yog ua xua xwb," Barrera hais. Nws ua tsaug uas nws tau tawm mus - rau tam sim no - tus kabmob tshiab uas tau tua ntau dua 115,000 tus neeg Amelikas thiab kaw cov kev lag luam loj ntawm Asmeskas thiab Wisconsin. 

Nrog rau daim nqi huv huv, Barrera txiav txim siab tuaj tos cov kev hloov pauv ntxiv tom haujlwm. Tab sis nws tsis tuaj yeem ua haujlwm ntau teev yam tsis muaj kev cuam tshuam nws tus kheej los ntawm cov txiaj ntsig kev tsis taus - kev pab tseem ceeb uas tso cai rau nws mus yuav ntawv pov hwm kev noj qab haus huv los ntawm Medicare thiab xa nws daim tshev txhua hli uas them tsawg dua li nws cov nqi xauj tsev. 

Barrera tau hais tias "Muaj ntau qhov tshwm sim hauv ntiaj teb tam sim no nws yog qhov nyuaj heev," Barrera tau hais. "Tab sis nws zoo siab heev uas pom txhua yam kev saib xyuas uas tib neeg muaj rau ib leeg." 

"Peb yeej nyob hauv qhov no ua ke."

Wisconsin Saib yog lub koom haum tsis muaj txiaj ntsig thiab tsis koom nrog xov xwm. Subscribe rau peb nawb tsab ntawv xov xwm kom tau txais peb cov dab neeg tshawb nrhiav thiab xov xwm hnub Friday sib sau ua ke.

Cov nonprofit Wisconsin Center rau Kev Tshawb Xyuas Xov Xwm (ntawm wisconsinwatch.org) koom tes nrog Wisconsin Public Radio, PBS Wisconsin, lwm cov xov xwm tshaj tawm thiab UW-Madison Tsev Kawm Ntawv Xov Xwm thiab Kev Sib Txuas Lus. Txhua yam haujlwm tsim, tshaj tawm, tshaj tawm lossis tshaj tawm los ntawm Lub Chaw tsis tas yuav cuam tshuam cov kev xav lossis kev xav ntawm UW-Madison lossis ib qho ntawm cov koom tes.

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Nrov dab neeg los ntawm Wisconsin Watch

Bram Sable-Smith / Wisconsin SaibWPR Mike Simonson Memorial Investigative Reporting Fellow

Bram Sable-Smith tau koom nrog Lub Chaw hauv 2019 raws li Wisconsin Public Radio Mike Simonson Memorial Investigative Reporting Fellow. Ua ntej yuav tsiv mus rau Wisconsin nws tau siv tsib xyoos tshaj tawm txog kev saib xyuas kev noj qab haus huv ntawm KBIA hauv Columbia, Missouri thiab ua tus kws tshaj xov xwm ntawm Side Effects Public Media, cov xov xwm pej xeem tshaj tawm kev sib koom tes hauv Midwest. Nws kuj qhia xov tooj cua journalism hauv University of Missouri School of Journalism. Bram tau pab cov dab neeg rau National Public Radio's Morning Edition thiab Txhua Yam Pom Zoo, American Public Media's Marketplace thiab Kaiser Health News. Nws tshaj tawm tau txais ob lub teb chaws Edward R. Murrow khoom plig, ob lub teb chaws Sigma Delta Chi khoom plig, ib qho khoom plig rau kev noj qab haus huv los ntawm Association of Health Care Journalists thiab lwm yam. Bram yog tus paub lus Spanish thiab kawm tiav Washington University hauv St. Louis.