Under the radar - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

WE KNEW an old boy who liked to turkey hunt in south Arkansas. One night, after another tiring day of unsuccessfully calling toms, he found one of those nasty ticks on his leg, buried headdeep. As he's been doing all his life, he removed the little ...

A powerful protection against ticks - Rutland Herald

Mary Julius of East Bridgewater, Mass., works a box call while seated in a wooded area of Hubbardton. Spring turkey hunters are susceptible to ticks because they must be immobile and seated in brushy areas while trying to coax in a tom turkey. PHOTO BY ...

Woman with tickborne Lyme disease now warning others - WKBN.com

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — If you're heading outdoors during the long Memorial Day weekend, watch out for ticks. The blacklegged (deer) tick is on the rise in Northeast Ohio, moving westward from Pennsylvania. Health officials say it could be the ...

Ticks can be a time bomb - The Recorder

ORANGE — Bobby Curley never hikes without a cigarette lighter. But he doesn't smoke, and never has. President of the North Quabbin Trails Association, Curley keeps a lighter handy to protect himself and his dog, Celtz, from ticks, burning off the ...

Tick season is here: Michigan residents encouraged to protect themselves - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging Michigan residents to protect themselves from ticks, as tick-borne diseases, particularly Lyme disease, are expanding across the state. Although ticks can cause multiple illnesses ...