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  • Pennsylvania May Have a Big Tick Problem on Its Hands

    Pennsylvania May Have a Big Tick Problem on Its Hands

    Pennsylvania is dealing with a potentially serious tick problem. Environmental officials have recently warned the public that a population of ticks in the state appear to be carrying incredibly high levels of a rare but potentially deadly tickborne virus. They’re now preparing to contain and further study these ticks, while also reminding people to be…