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Reporter gets a lesson in wood tick hunting

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RIVERTON, Minn. -- I can still feel the eerie crawl of the phantom wood ticks.

In my thick, medium-length hair. Across my back. Wiggling up my legs.


I’m not alone in my wood tick paranoia — it comes with the job, I’m told.

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