Comments for: Islesboro Lyme disease ‘epidemic’ may call for unusual treatment — guns

Posted Aug. 23, 2011, at 12:33 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 23, 2011, at 10:44 p.m.

ISLESBORO | Lyme disease rates have reached an “epidemic” level on a Maine island, so a local tick disease committee is asking to bring gun hunting to the island to reduce the deer herd. Islesboro voters will decide the issue on Aug. 24. “It doesn’t seem like a big …

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