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WI deer tested positive for CWD


MARATHON COUNTY (WKOW) -- For the first time in 5 years, the state veterinarian says a deer from a state hunting preserve tested positive for chronic wasting disease, or CWD.

The case was found in Marathon County.

The State Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says it will now trace the animal's movements to see whether other deer herds may have been exposed.

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