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Eastern North Dakota listed as ‘emerging risk’ region in Lyme disease study

February 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Researchers who spent three years dragging sheets of fabric through the woods to snag ticks have created a detailed map they claim could improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease. Continue Reading

Warmer winters bring tick-infested springs

January 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

If this exceptionally warm winter passes without an extended hard freeze, spring could bring an explosion of black-legged ticks, those tiny pests that transmit Lyme disease. That promises trouble for outdoors-loving Minnesotans already being diagnosed in record numbers with tick-borne illnesses. Continue Reading

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North Dakota deer tick tests positive for Lyme

November 11, 2010 in INFORUM

Only 1 tick linked to disease so far

Researchers studying deer ticks in North Dakota have confirmed Lyme disease in one of the ticks captured during a research project that began last spring. Continue Reading

Lyme disease carrying deer ticks confirmed in North Dakota

November 11, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

Researchers studying deer ticks in North Dakota have confirmed Lyme disease in one of the ticks captured during a research project that began last spring. Continue Reading