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WXPR News: Wednesday, June 9, 2021
- Teen drowns while swimming with friends in Mercer Lake
- Wisconsin Department of Health Services relaunches “You Stop the Spread” campaign to encourage Wisconsinites to get the COVID-19 vaccine
- A bill to restart the Park Falls and Wisconsin Rapids paper mills was voted out of committee and on to the full Wisconsin Assembly
- Wisconsin GOP election bills to restrict absentee voting draw bipartisan opposition
- Eagle River Chain of Lakes Association brings U.S. Power Squadron for boat safety checks