STAFF BLOG COMPASS POINTS Minimizing tick risks
Its a product pitch, to be sure, but a news release from the makers of Insect Shield clothing is relevant just the same because tick season is upon us.
Of special concern is the increase in deer ti... Posted on 4/12/12 at 9:36 AM
OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK With nice weather, deer tick encounters on the rise
Lots of Northland residents and their dogs are encountering deer ticks this fall, but that doesnt mean more deer ticks are out and about.
Chances are, people are finding more deer ticks (also ca... Posted on 10/12/10 at 3:00 PM
Warm early spring weather has brought out ticks earlier than usual in many regions of Minnesota earlier than usual. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) urges anyone heading outdoors in Minnesota this spring and early summer to use tick repellents and other measures to prevent Lyme disease and other serious diseases transmitted by ticks.
Ticks – they’re tiny but they can cause big problems. Approximately one-third of blacklegged ticks – also called deer ticks – tested during recent years in Minnesota were positive for disease-causing organisms, say state health officials.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »