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SE Minn. is ground zero for CWD tests November 11, 2011 Minnesota

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SE Minn. is ground zero for CWD tests  November 11, 2011 Minnesota, Minneapolis Star Tribune

... chronic wasting disease (CWD)... Samples of the animals' extracted lymph nodes have been sent either to the University of Minnesota or a similar laboratory in Colorado for testing. Results for the 290 deer whose tests have been completed have been negative... Chronic wasting disease became a concern in Minnesota a year ago when a doe killed by an archer not far from Pine Island was found to carry the disease -- the first wild whitetail known to be afflicted in Minnesota.

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