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UPDATE: Body of missing boater located in Wisconsin River

Published: Aug. 1, 2021 at 6:51 PM CDT
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MARATHON COUNTY, Wis. (WSAW) - A Marathon County sheriff’s deputy identified the man who died in the Wisconsin River.

Deputies said the body of James Dolphin, 63, of the Wausau area was found Sunday morning. Dolphin had gone missing Thursday.

According to the sheriff’s office, the man went missing Thursday afternoon in the village of Maine after his boat capsized. An immediate search of the area was unsuccessful.

The Marathon County Sheriff’s Department said in a Facebook post Sunday evening that an angler located the body on the river near Wausau.

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