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Tiny Black Insects Taking Over Parts Of North Texas County

They are tiny black insects and they have taken over parts of Tarrant County. The swarm, called Hackberry Nipple Gall Maker insects, is covering windows, cars and have even made their way inside homes.

CBS 11–11/18/2013

Dead bed bugs lay on a paper towel. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

North Texas’ Bed Bug Infestation Growing At Alarming Rate

For years, North Texas parents have put their children to bed saying “Don’t let the bed bugs bite.” But that phrase, meant as a joke, has become a strange reality for many across the region.

10/02/2012

Bug Infestation

Bugs Swarming Early Thanks To Mild, Wet Winter

They are swarming around porch lights, splattering on windshields and crawling out of the ground. An exceptionally warm winter, combined with heavy spring rains, is fueling spring insect populations in North Texas much earlier than pest control experts expected.

03/15/2012

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Positive Heat Wave Side Effect — Fewer Fire Ants

The extreme heat in North Texas has resulted in one good side effect — there are fewer fire ants.

08/15/2011

Dead bed bugs lay on a paper towel. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pest Control Conference Crawling With Talk Of Bed Bugs

A conference going on in North Texas right now is dealing with what some call an epidemic, bed bugs.

07/28/2011