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Paul Miller, owner of Evergreen Lawn Service, applies a spray onto the growth along a driveway last week. The spray is supposed to control mosquitos for three weeks. (Steve Kuchera /

Mosquito sprayers are doing brisk business this summer

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Advertisements for Mosquito Squad spraying service feature a muscular, strong-chinned character armed with a device better suited for a battlefield than a backyard.


For sprayers across Northeastern Minnesota this summer, another army of blood-thirsty mosquitoes means war.

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