Showing: 1-20 of 8

Ash Trees

Disease takes out more than 1,000 ash trees in Munster

MUNSTER | Disease has devastated more than 1,000 ash trees along public rights of way across town.

July 21, 2014 7:12 pm

Crown Point racing to keep up with emerald ash borer

CROWN POINT | The emerald ash borer insect has killed more than one hundred ash trees in Crown Point to date, city officials said last week.

June 28, 2014 11:12 pm

Munster approves contract for removal of 94 ash trees

MUNSTER | The Munster Town Council approved a $18,425 contract for the removal of nearly 100 trees.

January 16, 2014 12:00 am
Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

MUNSTER | The loud buzz of chain saws spelled the end of 20 ash trees infected with emerald ash borers.

September 09, 2013 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

Keith Skinner, of Valparaiso, cuts limbs from an ash tree on Janice Street on Wednesday in Munster. Skinner was working with a crew from Erwin Tree Care to cut down more than 20 trees that were infected with the emerald ash borer disease. About 196 ash trees in Munster are infected and need …

September 09, 2013 12:00 am
Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

Crews begin removing Munster's infected ash trees

Russell Hodges, a certified arborist from Erwin Tree Care, holds an adult emerald tree borer. The insect is small, and makes a capital D shape when boring out of the tree.

September 09, 2013 12:00 am
Limb by Limb: Universities leading the way for education and awareness about ailing trees

Limb by Limb: Universities leading the way for education and awareness about ailing trees

It's not just the passage of time and seasonal changes that result in falling leaves and changing colors.

October 25, 2012 12:00 am Photos

Photos

PHIL WIELAND: Tree's company when celebrating Earth Day

PHIL WIELAND: Tree's company when celebrating Earth Day

I will celebrate Arbor Day today by hugging my trees and putting a curse on the emerald ash borer.

April 27, 2012 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Should Lake County ask the attorney general's office to mediate in the E-911 consolidation dispute?

View Results