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4th murder hornet nest destroyed in northwestern Washington

Sep. 23, 2021 17:34 PM EDT

BLAINE, Wash. (AP) — Another nest built by Asian giant hornets north of Seattle close to the Canada border has been destroyed, according to state officials. The Washington State Department of Agriculture said Thursday on social media that the latest nest eradication of...

Asian giant hornet nest destroyed in northwest Washington

Sep. 12, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

BLAINE, Wash. (AP) — Officials say they've destroyed a second nest of Asian giant hornets found in northwestern Washington state this year and are preparing to take down a third. The Washington State Department of Agriculture said in a Facebook post that a team...

Another murder hornet nest found in northwest Washington

Sep. 10, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

BLAINE, Wash. (AP) — A second nest of murder hornets has been located this year in northwestern Washington state, state officials said. The Washington State Department of Agriculture said Friday in a Facebook post that their team on the ground had found the second nest...