St. Johnsbury dealing with bedbugs in several buildings
ST. JOHNSBURY ó The community of St. Johnsbury is dealing with a growing bedbug problem.
The bugs were found in three apartment houses in town recently.
Town Health Officer Troy Ruggles pointed out thereís been a growing bedbug program in other parts of the state, too.
A pest control crew used blower fans to pipe 150-degree heated air into the affected apartments to kill off the bedbugs.
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