Skunks are becoming state's No. 1 rabies carriers

The past couple of weeks there's been a large mostly white skunk seen wandering around our neighborhood in broad daylight. That's rather unusual since skunks are nocturnal mammals. So far the skunk has managed to avoid capture or termination. But it's a reminder that any mammal that exhibits unusual behavior should be avoided and observed for signs of sickness ... especially rabies.

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