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Annual campaign to control Saskatoon’s mosquito population underway

SASKATOON – The warm weather means more than just short and t-shirts – it also marks the return of mosquitoes. Saskatoon city crews are working on reducing populations through its annual mosquito control campaign. 144 more words

Canada

New York City Creates Plan to Combat Zika

According to an article released by the New York Times, New York City, one of the most populated cities in the US, has created a plan to combat the Zika virus before it has even become a serious concern. 154 more words

Zika

Dealing with bugs that tick you off

It might be extreme, but a cold snap or dump of snow would slow down the bugs that are ticking us off right now.

Mosquitoes are biting and ticks are starting to hitch a ride on us and our pets. 551 more words

Local News

Zika Virus is Spreading - Are You Concerned?

The recent information about information about zika virus is very alarming. I would like to bring you up to date about the dangers and a natural solution. 463 more words

Alternative Health Care News

Almaden-Quicksilver County Park

I was wrong, and was proven wrong by rain and a mountain. Well, foothill really but I’m from Florida, any sustained elevation is a mountain to me. 636 more words

Elsewhere

Allegheny County Resident Tests Positive For Zika Virus

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Allegheny County now has its first confirmed case of the Zika virus.

A man who’s not being identified traveled to an affected country and then returned to become sick, according to Dr. 371 more words

News

How to make mosquito season less annoying (and risky)

By Barbara Moore, Neighborhood & Community Relations Coordinator

As we move into spring, everyone wants to spend time outside enjoying the pleasant, sunny weather. Unfortunately, warmer temperatures also mark the return of those pesky mosquitoes and the risks they bring. 604 more words

Public Communications