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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Wolf suspected in attack not rabid, tests show

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BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 75-pound gray wolf that wildlife experts suspect bit a 16-year-old boy Saturday at a northern Minnesota campground has tested negative for rabies, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday.

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The wolf was trapped and killed Monday at the site of the attack, the West Winnie Campground on Lake Winnibigoshish between Bemidji and Grand Rapids.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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