Cameron County Newswire (Page 2)

Cameron County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cameron County, TX. (Page 2)

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  1. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Business Wire

    )--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA' rating to the following Cameron County, TX bonds: --$15.2 million revenue and tax refunding bonds, series 2016 (State Highway 550 P... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Corporate ...

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  2. Border Counties Prepare For Zika-Related Birth DefectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | NBC Dallas

    Hidalgo County, one of six border counties in Texas considered high-risk for Zika transmission, prepares for possible influx in pregnant patients infected with the mosquito-borne illness. Even before the state's first locally transmitted case of the Zika virus in Cameron County was confirmed Monday, border counties have been preparing for the worst-case scenario: an increase in babies born with birth defects related to the mosquito-borne illness.

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  3. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Business Wire

    ... 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable. Fitch does not r... )--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA' rating to the following Cameron County, TX bonds: --$15.2 million revenue and tax refunding bonds, series 2016 (State Highway 550 P... )--Research and Markets has ...

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  4. Texas Reports First Locally Transmitted Zika CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... through mosquito bites, not from travel or sex. The infected woman is a resident of Brownsville, Texas, in Cameron County, located on the state's southern border, adjacent to Mexico. Health officials say the woman has not traveled to Mexico or any ...

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  5. Local health officials work to prevent Zika's spreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... to prevent a widespread transmission of Zika after a Brownsville woman contracted the virus locally. The Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services is conducting testing in the area surrounding the 43-year-old woman's home and going ...

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  6. Texas reports first Zika case from local mosquito biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | CBS News

    ... through mosquito bites, not from travel or sex. The infected woman is a resident of Brownsville, Texas, in Cameron County, located on the state's southern border, adjacent to Mexico. Health officials say the woman has not traveled to Mexico or any ...

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... just a lesser chance," said Solla On Monday, the first case of a mosquito carrying the virus was reported in Cameron County located in South Texas. Health officials like Solla knew this was coming. On the flip side, Solla added one of the reasons ...

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  8. Zika surfaces in Texas, likely to be first local transmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is most commonly found in south Texas and is the primary carrier of Zika. Cameron County and state health officials will begin conducting door-to-door Zika screenings Monday evening in a 20-block area in southwestern ...

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  9. Texas Reports First Case of Zika Spread by Local MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Scientific American

    ... local transmission of the virus that has been linked to birth defects. The case involved a woman living in Cameron County near the Mexico border who is not pregnant, the Texas Department of State Health Services said. Pregnancy is the biggest ...

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  10. Zika virus: Texas becomes second state to confirm locally transmitted infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Post-Standard

    ... states. Of those, 182 were the result of local spread by mosquitoes, the agency said. Van Deusen encouraged Cameron County, Texas, residents to take precautions such as using insect repellent, wearing long pants and long-sleeved shirts to cover ...

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  11. Texas reports first case of Zika spread from local mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Fox News

    ... local transmission of the virus that has been linked to birth defects. The case involved a woman living in Cameron County near the Mexico border who is not pregnant, the Texas Department of State Health Services said. Pregnancy is the biggest ...

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  12. First locally-transmitted Zika virus case in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Times Observer

    ... collect voluntary urine samples to find out if there are other infections. Health officials for the state and Cameron County are working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to investigate the case. State officials say further ...

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  13. Zika in cameron county: Officials say Brownsville woman acquired disease locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Valley Morning Star

    Dr. James W. Castillo with the Cameron County health department reports on the case of a 43-year-old Brownsville woman who contracted Zika earlier this month.

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  14. Border Counties Prepare For Local Zika TransmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | NBC Dallas

    "I'm surprised that we don't have a local acquired case at this point," she told NBC 5's Bianca Castro in mid-November. Travel back and forth to Mexico is a way of life for Rio Grande Valley residents, she says and until now late November, all Zika cases in Cameron County have originated from Mexico.

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  15. Texas becomes second state to confirm locally transmitted Zika infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... states. Of those, 182 were the result of local spread by mosquitoes, the agency said. Van Deusen encouraged Cameron County, Texas, residents to take precautions such as using insect repellent, wearing long pants and long-sleeved shirts to cover ...

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  16. First Zika case transmitted by mosquito in Texas Read Story Stephen AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KCEN

    A woman in Cameron County has become the first person in Texas to contract the Zika Virus without leaving the country. On Monday, the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services jointly announced a lab test from last week showed the woman was positive for Zika, which was likely transmitted to her by a mosquito in Texas.

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  17. (Cropped Photo: James Gathany / CDC / MGN) The Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... collect voluntary urine samples to find out if there are other infections. Health officials for the state and Cameron County are working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to investigate the case. State officials say further ...

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  18. Texas reports locally transmitted case of ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Toronto Star

    ... Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is most commonly found in south Texas and is the primary carrier of Zika. Cameron County and state health officials will begin conducting door-to-door Zika screenings Monday evening in a 20-block area in southwestern ...

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  19. Texas Officially Has Zika-Carrying MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Daily Caller

    ... the state that stay relatively warm in the fall and winter." This mosquito-transferred Zika case occurred in Cameron County, Texas, 250 miles south of San Antonio near the U.S.-Mexico border. Mexico has reported several cases of Zika spread by ...

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  20. 'It was only a matter of time': 1st case of Zika virus reported in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | GlobalNews

    The case involved a woman living in Cameron County near the Mexico border who is not pregnant, the Texas Department of State Health Services said. because the virus can cause severe, life-long birth defects, including microcephaly, in which a child is born with an abnormally small head, a sign its brain has stopped growing normally.

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