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West Nile Found In New Jersey Mosquitoes

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Twenty New Jersey residents have tested positive for a mosquito-borne virus that has spread through the Caribbean.

The state Health Department says the residents who came down with chikungunya had returned to New Jersey from the Caribbean. 92 more words


Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Milton

Residents in Halton Region may want to arm themselves with bug repellant before heading outdoors this weekend.

A batch of mosquitoes collected in Milton tested positive for West Nile virus last week. 306 more words


DEM: Mosquito tests negative for EEE/West Nile

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The latest test results show no presence of EEE or West Nile Virus in Rhode Island.

The Department of Environmental Management said that all 67 mosquito pools from 26 traps set statewide during the week of July 14 came up negative for both diseases. 66 more words


West Nile Virus warning signs observed in 3 Utah counties, officials urge caution

SALT LAKE CITY – West Nile Virus is back in Utah, and officials said there are no reported human cases and they intend to make sure it stays that way. 263 more words


Ohio again testing for West Nile virus

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The state of Ohio is again testing mosquitoes for West Nile virus after the program became a victim of federal budget cuts last year. 118 more words


Smartphone Apps Claim To Repel Mosquitoes

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) - You’ve seen the clip on fans, bug repellent bracelets, and candles.  The latest in gadgets claiming to help fight off mosquitoes, are apps for the smart phone. 473 more words