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CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Squirrel hunter shot to death in Marathon County

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State and local authorities are continuing to investigate the death of a squirrel hunter in central Wisconsin. It happened Saturday morning in a wooded area in the Marathon County town of Hamburg, northwest of Wausau. The victim's name was not immediately released. It was Marathon County's second hunting mishap in a week. A 20-year-old man was shot-and-wounded September 15th in Kronenwetter by a hunter who mistook the victim for a squirrel.



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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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