Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

As the COVID-19 virus continues to impact all areas of society, the stations of Big Radio provide this centralized resource for the convenience of residents and listeners.   While by no means complete, we will strive to continually update the information here, especially as it relates to government body suggestions, guidance and local cancellations of events related to the crisis.

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Aids, Resources and assistance information to cope during the crisis.

School Information

Cancellations & Event Modifications

General COVID-19 Informational Links & Resources

The latest local news relating to COVID-19:

CLICK HERE to view more LOCAL COVID-19 related stories


Aids, Assistance and Resources during the crisis.


Notable event modifications

– Halloween Trick or Treat Hours are sporadic.  Check with your local municipality.
-Beloit’s 11/27 Lighted Holiday Parade modified to spectator Drive-Thru with static
floats and displays.
– Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been canceled.
– Tournament of Roses Parade (January 1, 2021) canceled.
– Times Square (NY) New Year’s Eve party canceled.



School & Higher Ed Information:

Janesville Schools COVID-19 Case Dashboard.


As schools and higher education institutions in our area release new information regarding summer/fall education opportunities and events, you will find links and details posted here.

Links & Resources:

Following are LOCAL Rock County Guidelines for our area.

Wisconsin Covid-19 Response & Recovery Dashboard
Governor Evers Emergency Declaration (2nd) issued 7/30
Wisconsin Mask Mandate Order effective 8/1 – 9/28
Wisconsin Mask Mandate FAQ list
Governor Evers’ Health Emergency Declaration (3rd) issued 9/22/2020.
NEW – Governor Evers’ Emergency Order #3 limiting public gatherings (10/8-11/6)
NEW – FAQ companion list to Emergency Order #3 (issued 10/8)

City of  BELOIT Re-Opening Order effective May 18, 2020.
City of JANESVILLE Re-Opening Guidance effective May 21, 2020.
Rock County Re-Opening Criteria Dashboard (5/19/2020)

WEDC Business Reopening Guides
Required Safer Business Practices Summary

Rock County COVID-19 Resource Information HUB. 

National situation update from the CDC, CLICK HERE.
Worldwide data charts and graphics from
Wisconsin Hospital Association Facility use/case info.
Wisconsin Covid-19 Activity tracker, click here.
Rock County Health Department Corona Virus Page, click here. 
City of Janesville Covid-19 Resource Page, click here.

Global tracking of COVID-19 CLICK HERE.