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Community health panel to focus on tick-borne illnesses

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Tiny ticks are a big problem in Minnesota, the state Department of Health reports.

A growing number of people across the band of northern counties of Aitkin, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Crow Wing and Hubbard are getting sick from diseases carried by the black-legged tick, commonly known as a deer tick.


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