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Hunter found dead in Lincoln Co. woods

Authorities say a hunter has died Saturday in Lincoln County.

According to the sheriff's department, first responders were called to the woods near the Town of Russell, just after 6 p.m. When they arrived, they found a 51-year-old Antigo man unresponsive.

Foul play is not suspected, but the death is under investigation.

Authorities say more information will be released on Sunday.


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