St. Louis' Tick Population IncreasingTicks are becoming more abundant in the St. Louis area.
It's Going to be an Ugly Tick Season Ticks can transmit anaplasmosis, a bacterial infection with symptoms similar to the flu.
Follow Up: Diseased Tick Locations Released The ticks were found in the Central part of St. Louis County between the Manchester and Webster Groves area.
Two Possible Cases of Tick Disease in County The Saint Louis County Health Department has no record of two cases of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. However, Missouri's Department of Health and Senior Services does.