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UPDATE: Shawano Co. search crews recover body of missing boater


UPDATE - The Shawano County Dive/Rescue team recovered the body of a Green Bay man who went missing in Korth Lake, in the Town of Washington.

Investigators say they found the body of 57 year old Kenneth Robinson of Green Bay in approximately 19 feet of water.  An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday.  The Shawano County Sheriff's Department is investigating the circumstances surrounded Robinson's death.


Officers in Shawano County are looking for a Green Bay man they say went missing while fishing near Shawano.

According to the sheriff's department, officers received a report of an unoccupied fishing boat on Korth Lake. Officers say an empty vehicle was also at the boat landing.

Crews started searching the lake for the 57-year-old man, but they suspended their efforts earlier Thursday evening. They plan to resume Friday morning.

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