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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.