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Mosquitos carrying West Nile virus discovered in Yakima County - NBC Right Now

YAKIMA, WA - West Nile virus has been found in mosquitoes from Yakima County – the first confirmed detection this year. Health officials advise people to take action to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes and to eliminate mosquito-friendly breeding areas ...and more »

West Nile Virus detected in mosquitoes caught in Mississauga - CityNews

File photo of a mosquito. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/James Gathany. Peel Region officials say a batch of mosquitoes collected this past week in Mississauga has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The mosquitoes ...and more »

Keep Your Guard Up Against West Nile Virus, Say South Dakota Scientists - Newswise (press release)

Gathering water samples from standing water to look for mosquito larvae is part of the work at South Dakota State University through the South Dakota Department of Health's West Nile virus surveillance program. Undergraduates Luke Zilverberg, left, and ...and more »

West Nile virus detected in San Patricio County - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Learn how to keep yourself safe from mosquitoes and the health threats they pose, such as the Zika and West Nile viruses. Steve Byerly. C0014365377--43114.JPG. Caller-Times file The Corpus Christi Animal Control and Vector Services confirmed Wednesday ...and more »

Colorado records first West Nile virus human case of the year - The Denver Post

Colorado's first human case of West Nile virus in 2017 has been recorded in Jefferson County, and mosquitoes with the virus have been found in Larimer County, the state health department reported Friday. The person who was infected is recuperating at ...and more »

State's first 2017 case of West Nile virus found in Yakima County - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on. Get started! Send a Letter to the Editor. The Union-Bulletin strives to publish every letter we receive. To send a letter, click the button below. Get started ...and more »

First Colorado mosquito tests positive for West Nile in 2017 - 9NEWS.com

The Larimer County Department of Health and Environment said Thursday morning that mosquitoes infected with the virus were trapped in Berthoud last week – the first positive samples of the year. Author: Allison Sylte. Published: 4:30 PM MDT June 29 ...and more »

SB County Public Health Department discloses first dead bird found with West Nile Virus - San Bernardino County Sun

In this Oct. 11, 2016, file photo, Anthony Nunez, a San Bernardino county employee, enters a cage where he cares for county's sentinel chickens. The chickens are used to help vector officials help detect mosquito borne viruses. By Jim Steinberg ...and more »

Plano Reports Its First Human Case Of West Nile This Year - CBS DFW

PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) – The City of Plano reports the first positive human case of the West Nile Virus in 2017. The Collin County Health Department notified the city about the case on Thursday, June 29. The city is not releasing any details on the patient ...and more »

Mosquitoes collected, tested in Milwaukee showed presence of West Nile virus - fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE – The City of Milwaukee Health Department (MHD) confirmed on Friday, June 30th that mosquito surveillance in the city has indicated the presence of West Nile virus. The mosquitoes collected and tested as part of the MHD's seasonal West Nile ...and more »