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UPDATE: Evansville H.S. graduate found dead in Onalaska

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ONALASKA (WKOW) -- An Evansville High School graduate is found dead in Onalaska, near La Crosse.

27 News has confirmed Neala Frye, 23, graduated from Evansville High School in 2007. Police say her mother now lives in Beloit.

The high school will be sending out a note Monday alerting staff of her death, according to Evansville Community School District Administrator Jerry Roth.

Police are still investigating how she died. She was reported missing early Sunday morning and found dead in the woods late Sunday night.


ONALASKA (WKOW) -- A young woman who went missing and was later found dead has ties to Beloit.

Police say Neala Frye, 23, went missing early Sunday morning. Officers spend most of the day searching for her. Using a bloodhound to track her scent, officers found Frye's body in the woods around 10:00 Sunday night.

Police Chief Jeff Trotnic tells 27 News Frye's mother lives in Beloit. He says Frye was a senior at UW-La Crosse.

Chief Trotnic says Frye's death is possibly related to the weather, but at this point, investigators don't know how she died.

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