Mosquito control may come to Havre area
Havre's days of red welts left by mosquitoes and other flying pests could come to an end by the summer of 2004.
Hill County officials and a group of citizens are working to create a county mosquito district that will have the authority to perform wide-scale insecticide applications to help curb the bothersome bugs.
Reducing the number of mosquitoes will lower the risks posed by the West Nile virus and make summer more pleasant, said Hill County Weed Department coordinator Terry Turner.
Turner said the county was inspired to create a mosquito district after receiving a number of suggestions...