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CDC: 2 Cases Of West Nile Virus In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – At least two blood donors in Minnesota have tested positive for West Nile virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control. 60 more words


First 2017 West Nile Case Detected In Illinois

(CBS) — For the first time this year, a human case of West Nile virus has been confirmed in Illinois.

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Thursday that a Will County man in his 60s became ill with the virus at the end of June. 108 more words


Leave Mosquitoes High and Dry!

The Woodlands Township reminds residents to drain after rain and leave mosquitoes high and dry! Recent heavy rains coupled with the first confirmed reports of West Nile virus…

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First West Nile virus positive mosquito reported in Rock Island County

ROCK ISLAND COUNTY — The first West Nile virus positive mosquito of 2017 has been reported in Rock Island County.

According to the Rock Island County Health Department, the confirmation of the virus’ presence in the county serves as a reminder for the public to take precautions to minimize exposure to mosquitoes, as well as to eliminate any standing water that allows the insects to breed. 337 more words


West Nile virus confirmed in mosquitoes in Salt Lake County

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah – The Salt Lake County Health Department has confirmed West Nile virus has been found in mosquitoes in Salt Lake County. 332 more words


Citizen measures for mosquito control become more urgent!

As often happens in mid-summer, mosquito traps set by the County are starting to show some West Nile virus positives. This means that at certain trap sites, over a 24-hour period, one or more mosquitoes out of the scores or hundreds trapped were carrying the virus. 182 more words

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12 mosquito collections this year in Cumberland County have tested positive for West Nile Virus, officials say

CUMBERLAND COUNTY — A total of 12 mosquito collections in Cumberland County have tested positive for the West Nile Virus so far this year, the County’s Vector Control Office reported in a press release Tuesday. 242 more words