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Portage County among healthiest in state (with video)

Residents rank eighth overall in Wisconsin

2:43 AM, Mar. 21, 2013
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Portage County has some of the healthiest residents in Wisconsin, according to a new study.

Of the state's 72 counties, Portage County ranked eighth overall. The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation put out the 2013 County Health Rankings, which looks at the health of almost every county in the U.S. This is the 10th county health study that's been released.

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