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Wildlife officials looking for help to name new islands in Mississippi River

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LA CROSSE - Wildlife officials want your help in naming nine new islands on the Mississippi River a few miles south of La Crosse.

The U.S. Fish-and-Wildlife Service started building the islands four years ago as part of a wildlife habitat re-construction project. It will take about two more years to finish the islands, which are located in a three-thousand-acre back-water between Stoddard in Vernon County and Brownsville, Minnesota.

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