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Marathon County has a new Medical Examiner

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Marathon County has a new medical examiner.

Jessica Blahnik-Will officially takes over the post Thursday.

She has been with the department for three years looking into the causes of unusual or untimely deaths.

Her work also focuses on prevention.

'We are looking at how to stop the big problem of drugs, suicides and keeping young children safe through preventative measures,"  said Blahnik-Will.

 She replaces  Jon Larson who retired in August.

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