| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Casselton Veterinary Service, Inc. has recently diagnosed our first equine case of Anaplasmosis in May, and now another in June. Both locally kept horses returned to normal shortly after starting antibiotic therapy. We have found a fair number of dogs...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Debbie Smalley thought she finally had a lead on how to get the nearly 4-foot-tall grass cut at the abandoned home next door, when a sign was posted on the house last month advising people to call Bank of America with any questions.
Smalley called. She...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Andrea Wise | ALWISE@COURANT.COM I. GLASTONBURY
COACH: Nathan Gaudreau
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: State Open quarterfinalist in 2012 with a 21-2 individual record. Went 6-1 in postseason tournaments. ... Played at No. 1 position in every match...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 9:59 AM
A physician featured in a Tribune story about the dubious diagnosis and risky treatment of chronic Lyme disease has been indicted on federal charges of health care fraud and filing false tax returns, according to court records.
Dr. Carol Ann Ryser, who...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:40 PM
EL CAJON -- It’s a journey many have begun but none have ever completed, not even the great Amelia Earhart.
“I told myself a very long time ago I wanted to finish the flight for her,” said Grace McGuire of El Cajon.
It is still very...
| May 4, 2012
| 6:02 PM
While it is a good idea to take preventive measures against ticks year-round, be extra vigilant in warmer months (April-September) when ticks are most active.
Avoid Direct Contact with Ticks
- Avoid wooded and bushy areas with high grass and leaf...
| May 15, 2012
| 1:05 AM
"Under Our Skin: The Untold Story of Lyme Disease," a documentary film, will be shown at 6:30 p.m. May 22 at the Red Rooster Coffee House on South Main Street in Aberdeen.
The showing is in conjunction with Lyme Awareness Month, which is May. Jenny...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:45 AM
This year’s unusually mild winter and the early onset of warm temperatures means ticks have started stirring earlier this year and are waiting for a fresh, warm-blood meal.
And that puts outdoorsy people on edge – especially those that...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:32 AM
To a congressional novice, it's a shocking statistic: Bob Casey has sponsored hundreds of bills and zero, zip, nada have become law.
That's the centerpiece of Republican candidate Tom Smith's first concentrated attack on Casey. The campaign has launched...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:25 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- Author, consultant and former Lyme disease patient Marjorie MacArthur Veiga will be speaking on "Lyme Disease: Don't Be Scared; Be Prepared" 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at the Charlevoix Public Library.
Veiga, a fourth generation...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:00 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- One bite from a bloodsucking tick could make you very sick.
Lyme Disease isn't only a risk on the East Coast. The disease caused by a tick bite is becoming more common in California.
More than 20,000 people are infected with Lyme...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 7:58 PM
Life for the Green family in Hutchinson goes on, but things have changed the last three years.
Andy Green was bitten by a tick and soon developed flu-like symptoms. He was eventually diagnosed with Lyme disease.
"The most frustrating part is, I'm...