Category Archives: Pests In the News

Florida Pest Alert: Outbreak Mosquito-borne Virus Chikungunya

Part of Truly Nolen’s commitment to the homes and businesses of the areas we serve is to inform residents of potential threats to health caused by insects and rodents. Florida residents can expect to see a dramatic increase in mosquito … Continue reading

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St. Petersburg Roof Collapse Caused by Termites

Subterranean termites take a big bite out of local homes WHAT: The above photo taken last week depicts exactly what happens when a colony of subterranean termites makes a home out of your house. As roofs collapse, subterranean termites are … Continue reading

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San Francisco food distributor reopens after rodent infestation

A food distributor in San Francisco was forced to close down and perform a massive recall after two employees leaked information about the rodent-infested condition of the facility Continue reading

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Michigan residents try to keep rats out of their homes

There are several ways to keep rats and other rodents from entering the home. Continue reading

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Landlords and tenants must cooperate to remove bed bugs

Oftentimes it takes several attempts to fully remove bed bugs, since they tend to burrow into every upholstered item in the home. Continue reading

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Fish market in Ontario closed due to rat problem

A popular fish market in Toronto, Ontario, was recently closed because of health code violations, including a rat infestation. Continue reading

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Termites terrorize Texas

Swarming termites were a disconcerting sight for many San Antonio residents this holiday season. Continue reading

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Bed bugs wreak havoc in Indiana and Kentucky

Residents of the Asheville Housing Authority complex in Aston Park, Indiana, are troubled by a lingering bed bug problem. Continue reading

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Roof rats cause trouble for Washington residents

While roof rats are usually only found along the coast of Washington, exterminators are seeing an increase of reported sightings in other parts of the state. Continue reading

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USDA shares preventative advice on Asian longhorned beetles

Faced with Asian longhorned beetle infestations throughout parts of Ohio, local municipal leaders met with U.S. Department of Agriculture officer Philip Holmes last month to discuss containing current bug populations and preventing further infestation. Continue reading

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