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WI man heading to space

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SAWYER COUNTY (WKOW) -- An astronaut from Wisconsin will be heading up to the International Space Station in 2016.

It'll be the fourth flight for Colonel Jeffrey Williams.

He'll be spending six months on the space station, adding to the 12 months he's already logged in earth's orbit.

Williams is a native of Winter in Sawyer County.

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