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It's that time of the year again for a friendly warning from the Interior Health Authority that it's tick season again in the Nicola Valley.

Medical Health Officer Dr. Rob Parker says the tick bites can come as a bit of a surprise after a walk in any tall grass.

Doctor Parker warns that in some cases an untreated tick bite can result in Lyme disease or Rocky Mountain spot fever.

(With files from CHNL)

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