The heavy winter snow provided insulation for ticks and other bugs, and once it melted, offered a nice breeding ground for mosquitos.
The fish flies’ return to lakeshore and riverfront areas of southeastern Michigan might bother some landlubbers but it bodes well for water quality.
Gardeners, landscapers, and anyone working outside this spring should know that tree branches, firewood,and cleared brush can harbor invasive insects and diseases, making proper use or disposal critical to preventing the spread of tree-killing pests.
The 36th District Court in downtown Detroit is open Friday after being evacuated the day before.
A court room in Detroit’s 36th District Court is closed after officials say a bug-infested man showed up for proceedings.
The approach of summer assures us an invasion of ants.
Warren Mayor Jim Fouts wants to “blast” the usual mosquito breeding grounds throughout the city, before West Nile Virus becomes a problem this summer.
U.S. Agriculture Department officials in Detroit say it’s been a busy spring for bugs at the border.
Drugmaker Abbott Laboratories is recalling millions of containers of its best-selling Similac infant formula that may be contaminated with insect parts.