West Nile Virus Newswire (Page 6)

West Nile Virus Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for West Nile Virus. (Page 6)

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  1. West Nile virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    With mosquito season upon us, the West Nile virus has been making its rounds across the state. Several parishes experiencing a spike in pool samples testing positive.

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  2. West Nile virus cases picking up in OklahomaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | KAUZ

    Health officials say more than a half-dozen cases of West Nile virus have been reported in Oklahoma so far this year. The Oklahoma Department of Health says the cases have been confirmed in Cleveland, Muskogee, Oklahoma and Tulsa counties.

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  3. Mounting concerns after Midland County horse dies from West NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Mounting concern has Midland County horse owners keeping a very watchful eye on the animals a week after one was infected with West Nile Virus. "We have seen an unusually high amount of West Nile Virus activity this season," said Carl Doud, director of the Midland County Mosquito Control.

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  4. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The recent heavy rains has increased mosquitoes on the Maryland shores and the Department of Agriculture is encouraging horse owners to keep their horses up to date on their vaccinations for this reason. West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis are two potenitally fatal diseases for horses that are spread through mosquitoes, according to the Department of Agriculture.

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  5. Residents warned about mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Morning Journal

    With mosquitoes in two places near Damascus testing positive for West Nile Virus, the Columbiana County Health Department is warning residents to take precautions against mosquitoes and the illnesses they potentially carry. While there have been no human cases of West Nile Virus in this county, Health Commissioner Wes Vins said Clermont County in southwest Ohio reported the first human case this year.

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  6. Back-To-School 2 mins ago 11:09 p.m.West Nile concerns at the start of the school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... officials aren't taking any chances following the confirmation that a person and mosquito were infected with West Nile virus. "I was like 'uh-oh' because we do have a lot of mosquitoes out there," said Pat Clark, a York County resident. "It's a ...

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  7. Counties, businesses, residents try to fight mosquito riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Your News Now

    Both Onondaga and Oswego counties are reporting several positive samples of either West Nile virus or EEE. Oswego County found three mosquito samples test positive for EEE last week.

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  8. This map shows where West Nile virus has been found in the Valley in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | LA Daily News

    In this July 2016 photo, Ronnie Helo, with Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District shows the information about West Nile virus that they handed out to local residents. Officials with the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District said they have found 49 infected mosquito samples in their service region in the last week alone.

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  9. Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Pittsfield for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... off air conditioners. According to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, most people affected by West Nile Virus won't exhibit symptoms. However, symptoms do include: There is no treatment. People with a mild infection usually recover on ...

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  10. San Fernando Valley West Nile Virus cases spark a heightened concernaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | LA Daily News

    Almost half of the 22 people from Los Angeles County who tested positive for West Nile virus so far this year are from the San Fernando Valley, a hot spot where the disease appears to be spreading this season, public health and vector control officials warned. Officials with the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District this week reported a spike in West Nile virus activity, saying they found 49 infected mosquito samples in the region they serve in the last week alone.

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  11. West Nile detected in North StoningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Day

    North Stonington - Testing by the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station found mosquitos carrying West Nile Virus in town during the week of August 7. North Stonington was one of twelve municipalities in the state that were found to have mosquitos carrying West Nile Virus. The others are: Branford, Glastonbury, Greenwich, North Branford, Orange, Plainfield, South Windsor, Stamford, Stratford, West Haven and Westport.

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  12. West Nile Virus detected in mosquito in SturbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The state Department of Public Health announced Wednesday that West Nile Virus has been detected in a mosquito pool in Sturbridge for the first time this year. The mosquito pool was found in a sample that was collected in a trap set Aug. 8 near Wells State Park.

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  13. Bird in Vallejo tests positive for West Nile virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | KRON 4

    West Nile virus was also detected in Walnut Creek earlier this month. Last month, the virus was found in parts of Contra Costa County and Alameda County.

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  14. Ohio reports first human West Nile virus case in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Peak Of Ohio

    Ohio's first human West Nile virus case in 2017 is being reported by the Ohio Department of Health . A 44-year-old man from Clermont County is recovering from the West Nile virus infection and did not require hospitalization.

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  15. Mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus in Allen ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    With mosquito season upon us, the West Nile virus has been making its rounds across the state. Several parishes experiencing a spike in pool samples testing positive.

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  16. DCHHS will be spraying for West Nile Positive MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | City of DeSoto

    DALLAS Dallas County Health and Human Services laboratory confirmed mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus. The mosquito traps were collected from the 75115 zip code of DeSoto and 75116 zip code of Duncanville.

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  17. First West Nile virus cases of 2017 identified in ArkansastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Courier

    Health officials say two cases of West Nile virus were identified last week in Arkansas, marking the first time this year that the illness has been confirmed in the state. The Arkansas Department of Health says most people are infected with the virus from June through September, with the number of infections peaking in mid-August.

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  18. This deadly virus was found in Merced County for the first time in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Fresno Bee

    ... In addition to encephalitis, 20 mosquito samples, five chickens and one dead bird have tested positive for West Nile virus in Merced County. Both viruses are carried by the same Culex mosquitoes and are controlled by the same surveillance and ...

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  19. Mosquitoes Caught In Stamford Test Positive For West Nile VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station announced Wednesday that the Fairfield County towns of Greenwich, Stamford, Stratford and Westport were among 12 towns in the state where mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus. The other towns where West Nile virus has been found so far this season are Branford, Glastonbury, North Branford, North Stonington, Orange, Plainfield, South Windsor, and West Haven.

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  20. This year's first human West Nile virus case reported in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Columbus Dispatch

    In an effort to curb West Nile locally, Columbus Public Health is again spraying areas of the city where mosquitoes have tested positive. Across the state, 29 counties, including Franklin, have reported West Nile virus in mosquitoes.

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