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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Woman sues EPA over pesticide drift

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A Minnesota mom is among those suing the Environmental Protection Agency to force it to reevaluate potential harms of pesticide drift from farm fields and then act accordingly. Farmer and mother Bonnie Wirtz of Melrose was treated at the emergency room last year when pesticide sprayed on a nearby field drifted into her home. She said the exposure caused a severe reaction.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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