ST. CLOUD -- You are asked to stay away from work crews spraying for weeds in county parks this summer.

The Stearns County Park Department is spraying for noxious weeds and thistle in local parks and along the Lake Wobegon Trail.

Spraying will take place throughout summer as crews are available and weather permitting.

If you have questions regarding the spraying work you're asked to call the Stearns County Park Department at 320-255-6172.