MDH: Ticks Out Ahead Of Schedule Due To Early SpringThe early spring has brought the ticks out ahead of schedule across Minnesota, and experts are warning people to protect themselves against the diseases they carry.
More Songs To Benefit Minn. Musician Go On AuctionA nonprofit created to benefit former Replacements guitarist Slim Dunlap as he recovers from a massive stroke is putting more songs up for auction. Bidding on the latest single starts Saturday at the Songs for Slim website.
Deer Tick Season Arrives EarlyIt looks like the deer tick season has arrived early this year -- along with the diseases it causes.
New Tick-Borne Disease Identified In Minn., Wis.Mayo Clinic researchers have identified a new tick-borne disease in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Doctors say it's just as serious as Lyme's disease, but harder to detect.
Woman Dies From Virus Carried By Deer TicksA virus that ticks carry has killed someone in Minnesota for the first time. It's called Powassan Virus, and it comes from a deer tick.