Wasps on the rise in Regina, mosquitoes down: City Buzz

The last week of cooler temperatures was a little reminder that summer doesn’t last forever. And cooler daytime and overnight temperatures have affected insect counts and behaviour. Wasps are on the rise in the city, according to Russell Eirich, Regina’s…

Tips for avoiding mosquito bites and protecting yourself against West Nile: AHS

Alberta Health Services is reminding people that their best protection against West Nile is to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes entirely. “Some mosquitoes carry West Nile virus,” AHS Medical Officer of Health Dr. Shobhit Maruti said Monday. “With exposure to…