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1 hr ago | Times-Standard

Humboldt County: Raven tests positive for West Nile virus

The first confirmed case of West Nile virus in Humboldt County this year was found in a raven, according to health officials, but there have been no local reports of human illness.

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Related Topix: Humboldt County, CA, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

4 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

Chickungunya in the U.S.

AND THEY'RE HERE. TRAPS WENT FROM FIVE MOSQUITOES LAST WEEK TO MORE THAN 200 THIS WEEK.

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Related Topix: Health

8 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

The West Nile debate: to spray or not to spray?

The spraying will take place between 9 p.m. and midnight in a section of North Richland Hills east of Davis Boulevard, west of Precinct Line Road and north of Hightower Drive and Amundson Drive.

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Related Topix: Health, Richland Hills, TX, North Richland Hills, TX, Benbrook, TX, Colleyville, TX, Bedford, TX

11 hrs ago | Patch.com

5 Dead Birds, 2 Chickens, 4 Mosquito Groups Test Positive For West Nile in County

The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District confirmed today four groups of mosquitoes, five dead birds and two chickens have tested positive for West Nile Virus in recent weeks.

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Related Topix: Health, Discovery Bay, CA, Concord, CA, Danville, CA, Oakley, CA

12 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online

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The Suffolk County Department of Health Services confirmed this week that mosquito samples in Bridgehampton, among several other Long Island communities, have tested positive for the West Nile virus.

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Related Topix: Suffolk County, NY, Bridgehampton, NY, Health, Dix Hills, NY, Lindenhurst, NY, Bay Shore, NY

16 hrs ago | York Dispatch

Mosquito spraying planned in Manchester Twp.

Spraying to control adult mosquito populations that could carry the West Nile virus will be conducted during the evening hours on Monday in Manchester Township.

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Related Topix: Health, Emigsville, PA, Weather, York County, PA

21 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Jamestown Canyon mosquito-borne virus in

When it's summer time in Connecticut, mosquitoes are a big fear and the mosquito-fearing season kicked off in earnest this week with the Connecticut Department of Public Health's revelation that mosquitoes in East Haven had tested positive for West Nile Virus.

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Related Topix: East Haven, CT, Health, Stamford, CT, Norwalk, CT

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Los Angeles County officials issue West Nile virus warning in Carson

Carson officials cautioned residents to use insect repellent and to dump standing water to avoid bites from mosquitos because one of the insects in Carson recently tested positive for West Nile virus .

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Related Topix: Carson, CA, Health, Los Angeles County, CA, La Habra Heights, CA, La Mirada, CA, Pico Rivera, CA

Star-Telegram.com

Natural mosquito solutions, from back yard to bite

Everyone loves cookouts, picnics, swimming and lazy late evenings outdoors. An unwelcome pest can ruin all the fun, though.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Colleyville, TX, Tarrant County, TX, Entomology, Science

KRNV-TV Reno

Local experts closely monitoring mosquitos for Chikungunya

With the recent wet weather, we're seeing more mosquitos in the area than usual.

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Related Topix: Weather, Agriculture, Science, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Arizona Republic

First West Nile Virus death confirmed in Maricopa County

The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed an East Valley man in his early 60s has died from West Nile virus, the first death First West Nile Virus death confirmed in Maricopa County The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed an East Valley man in his early 60s has died from West Nile virus, the first death ... (more)

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Related Topix: Maricopa County, AZ, Health

ABC15.com

Maricopa County confirms first West Nile death

Excessive Heat Warning issued July 24 at 2:29AM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: La Paz, Maricopa, Pinal, Yuma Excessive Heat Warning issued July 23 at 7:52PM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Excessive Heat Warning issued July 23 at 5:52PM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Pinal Excessive ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, Maricopa County, AZ

The Times

More than West Nile to worry about as Chikungunya arrives

The first of the mosquito season's cases of West Nile Virus were found earlier this month in South Louisiana's Livingston Parish, but there is another mosquito-transmitted illness being monitored by health officials.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Entomology, Science

KOAT-TV

West Nile case reported in Bernalillo County

Action 7 News told you the Mosquitoes were coming, and we have learned one person in Albuquerque has tested positive for West Nile Virus.

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Related Topix: Health, Bernalillo County, NM, Albuquerque, NM, South Valley, NM

Dallas Observer

After West Nile and Chikungunya, DFW Now Has the Measles -- and It's Softball's Fault

Last week, the first Dallas resident came down with West Nile fever . It's news, but it's also to be expected.

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Related Topix: Health, Dallas, TX, Dallas County, TX, Tarrant County, TX, Vaccinations

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Peters Township has another West Nile positive

HARRISBURG >> Another sample of adult mosquitoes trapped in Peters Township has tested positive for West Nile virus, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Health, Franklin County, PA, Opinion

My FOX Chicago

Northwest Indiana residents warned after West Nile virus found

Residents are being strongly urged to take precautions against mosquitoes because West Nile virus has been found in Griffith, Ind.

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Related Topix: Health, Griffith, IN

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Wyomingites asked to report dead sage grouse

The Casper Star-Tribune reports the grouse have a low resistance to the disease, which is usually fatal, and the tests by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department are aimed at monitoring the effect of the disease across the state.

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Related Topix: Health, Goshen County, WY

Click2Houston

First confirmed human case of West Nile virus in Montgomery County

Health officials confirmed Tuesday a man over the age of 60 is undergoing treatment for the mosquito-borne illness.

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Related Topix: Health, Montgomery County, TX, The Woodlands, TX

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya Tampa Bay is working to make sure this area doesn't attract chikungunya.

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Related Topix: Health, World News, El Salvador, Manatee County, FL, Dominican Republic, Central America, Haiti,

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