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Pick up the Wens. edition of the Startribune, go to the outdoor section, I'm sure some of you have heard of this an it could be headed our way> Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia, the Ebola virus for fish. Large lake kills of fish including 3000 to 4000 large muskie from lake StClair MI. They have found the virus in Lake Ontario, Erie, Huron an it looks to be headed into Superior an Michigan. Pick up a back issue an read, very interesting an scary. Boar

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