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Nataya (second from left) was left with a two-inch gash on the back of her head after falling through a sewer lid at a Saskatchewan rest stop.
Nataya (second from left) was left with a two-inch gash on the back of her head after falling through a sewer lid at a Saskatchewan rest stop. Denaie McCarthy/Facebook

Calgary toddler OK after falling into septic tank at Maple Creek rest stop

By Adriana Christianson/CJME News Staff
June 28, 2016 - 8:04am

A Calgary mother is in disbelief after her young daughter fell through a broken sewer lid at a Tourism Saskatchewan rest stop in Maple Creek.

Example photo of the black-legged deer tick, it is about half the size of the common dog tick that is reddish in colour.
Example photo of the black-legged deer tick, it is about half the size of the common dog tick that is reddish in colour. File Photo/CJME News

Tick surveillance program watching closely for ticks that can carry Lyme disease

By Adriana Christianson/CJME News Staff
June 19, 2016 - 12:56pm

Doing a 'tick check' takes on a whole new meaning when it comes to wood tick surveillance across Saskatchewan, especially when ticks are popping up in regions where no one is used to seeing them.

Example photo of the black-legged deer tick, it is about half the size of the common dog tick that is reddish in colour.
Example photo of the black-legged deer tick, it is about half the size of the common dog tick that is reddish in colour. File Photo/CJME News

Tick surveillance program watching closely for ticks that can carry Lyme disease

By Adriana Christianson/CJME News Staff
June 19, 2016 - 12:56pm

Doing a 'tick check' takes on a whole new meaning when it comes to wood tick surveillance across Saskatchewan, especially when ticks are popping up in regions where no one is used to seeing them.