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No Sign of West Nile Virus in South Kingstown
The virus, which can be deadly to humans, was discovered in the South Kingstown village of West Kingston earlier this month. The latest testing showed no sign of the virus in West Kingston or any of the 33 other mosquito traps set across the state, according to the Department of Environmental Management .
Ri Dem completes September 2 mosquito testing
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has announced the remaining mosquito test pools from the latest round of testing have come back negative for West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis.