A University of Minnesota student named Sarah complains about the consequences of her landlord’s slow action to combat Minneapolis’ growing bedbug infestation:
“No matter what I do, I’m still getting bit at night,” Sarah said. “I am to the point where I’m wearing sweatshirts, sweatpants, socks and a hood to bed so I don’t get bit as much.”
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.