Gov. Evers, First Lady encourage Wisconsin to shop local over holiday season

MADISON (WKBT) — Gov. Tony Evers and First Lady Kathy Evers shared a video message Tuesday encouraging people across Wisconsin to shop local over the holiday season.

The Governor has proclaimed November 26 through December 31 as “Shop Small Wisconsin”, encouraging people to support Wisconsin’s Main Streets and small businesses.

In a release, the Governor’s office claimed Wisconsin is the top state in the country in terms of using federal ARPA funds to assist small businesses, citing this progressive think tank’s analysis.

The Governor and First Lady recorded their message at the Spring Green General Store in Spring Green.