Dakota Datebook: Legendary mosquitoes
July 24, 2023
Touting North Dakota as "Legendary," Tourism Division entices travelers to visit the big Badlands, fish for walleyes, or see Jamestown's big buffalo statue. But there was a time when Dakota's boosters minimized some regional legends, particularly the legendarily-big mosquitoes that bit arms, faces and all kinds of places.
Mosquitoes buzzed over Dakota-land since time immemorial, but an early wr...