Posts with the tag: "Mark Schmidt"

Putting the bite on bedbugs

February

06

2012

Portland Tribune: Hotels, dorms and local groups work hard to keep little suckers at bay

“Goodnight. Sleep tight. Don’t let the bedbugs bite.” The old bedtime saying has taken on new meaning for thousands of Portlanders in recent years, ever since the local bedbug population mushroomed. Infestations at homeless shelters, hotels, apartments, hospitals and college dorms have served as a wake-up call, prompting a variety of countermeasures.

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Tags: bed bugs  |  Mark Schmidt  |  bedbugs  |  portland tribune  |  hotels  |  dorms  |  heat

Thousands of bed bugs infest couple's home for years

September

30

2011

PORTLAND, Ore. – A family living in a mobile home in Southeast Portland says they can't stop the hoards of bed bugs that have swarmed their beds and furniture for almost three years.

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Tags: bed bugs  |  bed bugs pictures  |  bed bug video  |  Mark Schmidt  |  Sprague Pest Solutions

Sprague's Portland Manager asked to join Multonomah County Task Force

April

27

2011

Bed Bug Task Force in Portland, Oregon

Sprague has worked to establish rich connections through its employees and the communities around them. Our Portland manager is no exception. Recently, Mark Schmidt has been asked to be part of Oregon's Multonomah County Bed Bug Task Force.

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Tags: bed bugs  |  portland  |  bed bug  |  bed bug research  |  Mark Schmidt