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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus confirmed in two Yolo County residentsrisk for contracting West Nile virus in Yolo County is currently high, accordin
West Nile virus confirmed in two Yolo County residents
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
risk for contracting West Nile virus in Yolo County is currently high, according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District. Most people infected with West Nile virus will experience no symptoms, according to the Centers for... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
2 Yolo County residents test positive for West Nile virushealth risk. West Nile virus activity in Yolo County is currently high, accord
2 Yolo County residents test positive for West Nile virus
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 9 hours ago
health risk. West Nile virus activity in Yolo County is currently high, according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. Click here to view the district website and activity map. West Nile virus is most commonly spread... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus activity may prompt aerial spraying in Woodlandin the city of Woodland to control West Nile virus will be made next week, acco
West Nile virus activity may prompt aerial spraying in Woodland
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
in the city of Woodland to control West Nile virus will be made next week, according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. West Nile virus activity throughout Yolo County has intensified in the past couple of weeks, with... Read more
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Reuters
Doctors devise care plan for babies as Zika threat looms in U.S.A mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector
Doctors devise care plan for babies as Zika threat looms in U.S.
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
A mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District in Santa Fe Springs, California, U.S., May 18, 2016. CHICAGO As U.S. public health officials try to determine whether Zika has arrived in the country,... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Echo Park man struck with West Nile virus is first in LA County, sparking warningsof water on their property that can breed mosquitoes,” said Truc Dever, general
Echo Park man struck with West Nile virus is first in LA County, sparking warnings
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
of water on their property that can breed mosquitoes,” said Truc Dever, general manager for the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District. “This is not a virus to take lightly. Additionally, residents should report dead birds, and also... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mosquito fogging in San Jose, Campbellhas prompted a pesticide fogging to kill the insects late Thursday night and ea
Mosquito fogging in San Jose, Campbell
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
has prompted a pesticide fogging to kill the insects late Thursday night and early Friday morning. The Santa Clara County Vector Control District announced Tuesday that weather permitting, ground fogging would take place from 11 p.m. on Thursday,... Read more
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The Columbian
Central Oregon counties take aim at mosquito larvaedown this summer. “We really focus on getting them at the aquatic stage,” said
Central Oregon counties take aim at mosquito larvae
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
down this summer. “We really focus on getting them at the aquatic stage,” said Chad Stubblefield, manager of Four Rivers Vector Control District, told The Bulletin. He explained that his control district is using corncob granules coated with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus activity remains high in several area communitiesThe risk of West Nile virus in the Sacramento region remains high, officials sa
West Nile virus activity remains high in several area communities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
The risk of West Nile virus in the Sacramento region remains high, officials say. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District received confirmation Wednesday that 15 new mosquito samples tested positive for the virus throughout the two... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Spike in Placer County: West Nile Virusprecautions need to be taken to reduce risk for exposure," stated Joel Buettner
Spike in Placer County: West Nile Virus
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 10 days ago
precautions need to be taken to reduce risk for exposure," stated Joel Buettner, General Manager of the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District. Total mosquito numbers are significantly up and West Nile virus activity is widespread along the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
14 Cases of West Nile Found in Placer CountyROSEVILLE — The Placer Mosquito & Vector Control District says 14 cases of West
14 Cases of West Nile Found in Placer County
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
ROSEVILLE — The Placer Mosquito & Vector Control District says 14 cases of West Nile have been detected in Placer County. Traps were put out at nine locations Monday with the positive cases found in the labs Wednesday Morning. “We immediately... Read more
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The Mercury News
Which wasp is which?both are black and yellow, but there is a big difference in their personality.
Which wasp is which?
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
both are black and yellow, but there is a big difference in their personality. Steve Schutz with Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District taught me an easy way to identify the wasps by their nests. Above ground yellowjackets' nests are... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
July 14, 2016for the West Nile virus, the first indication the virus is back in Shasta Count
July 14, 2016
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 days ago
for the West Nile virus, the first indication the virus is back in Shasta County this season. The Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District said Wednesday afternoon that West Nile continues to be found throughout the state. A combination of... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
West Nile activity increasing in Placer Countypeople indoors, we must remind folks that West Nile virus is still a threat and
West Nile activity increasing in Placer County
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 11 days ago
people indoors, we must remind folks that West Nile virus is still a threat and that precautions need to be taken to reduce risk for exposure,” Joel Buettner, general manager of the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District, said in a press relea... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
West Nile virus found in Shasta Countyfor the West Nile virus, the first indication the virus is back in Shasta Count
West Nile virus found in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 12 days ago
for the West Nile virus, the first indication the virus is back in Shasta County this season. The Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District said in a news release issued this afternoon that West Nile continues to be found throughout the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Year's first West Nile virus case found in Andersonsaid they have the first positive test for 2016 of West Nile virus in Shasta Co
Year's first West Nile virus case found in Anderson
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
said they have the first positive test for 2016 of West Nile virus in Shasta County. According to the Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District, the “first indication” of West Nile virus has been reported in a positive mosquito sample collected... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
More aerial spraying contemplated due to West Nile virus activityYolo counties remains high as more mosquitoes test positive for the virus, offi
More aerial spraying contemplated due to West Nile virus activity
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
Yolo counties remains high as more mosquitoes test positive for the virus, officials say. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District received confirmation Wednesday that 15 new mosquito samples tested positive for the virus throughout... Read more
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Orange County Register
La Habra a hot spot in county's West Nile virus fight after infected mosquitoes foundWest Nile virus season, with La Habra emerging as this year’s hotbed of infecte
La Habra a hot spot in county's West Nile virus fight after infected mosquitoes found
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
West Nile virus season, with La Habra emerging as this year’s hotbed of infected mosquitoes, Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District officials said Tuesday. Eight out of 17 positive mosquito samples have been found clustered in... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Mosquitoes in Butte County test positive for West Nile Virustwo mosquitoes that were found to be carrying West Nile were each from samples
Mosquitoes in Butte County test positive for West Nile Virus
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 13 days ago
two mosquitoes that were found to be carrying West Nile were each from samples tested by the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District. Two percent tested had the virus, and experts say there are billions of these types of mosquitoes... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Central Oregon counties take aim at mosquito larvaelarva to keep the insect's population down this summer. The Bulletin reports (
Central Oregon counties take aim at mosquito larvae
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
larva to keep the insect's population down this summer. The Bulletin reports (http://bit.ly/29w3ljJ ) that the Four Rivers Vector Control District is using corncob granules as larvicide. The granules are coated with bacteria that the Environmental... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Mosquito bites pose health risksblood. That was the message Ripon Rotarians learned from guest speaker Aaron D
Mosquito bites pose health risks
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
blood. That was the message Ripon Rotarians learned from guest speaker Aaron Devencenzi of the San Joaquin Mosquito and Vector Control District. Ripon Rotarian Janet Dyk thanked Devencenzi for responding to the aid of her husband Daryl when he... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile detected in Redwood City, Athertonin West Atherton and in the Eagle Hill-Mount Carmel area of Redwood City, accor
West Nile detected in Redwood City, Atherton
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
in West Atherton and in the Eagle Hill-Mount Carmel area of Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County Mosquito & Vector Control District. Summer is the peak season for West Nile. The virus has already been detected in adult mosquitoes... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
5 ways to keep mosquitoes from ruining your summerparties with itchy bites. Here are five ways to keep the pesky insects away, ac
5 ways to keep mosquitoes from ruining your summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
parties with itchy bites. Here are five ways to keep the pesky insects away, according to the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District’s public information officer, Levy Sun: 1. REMOVE STANDING WATER This is the single most effective... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County: West Nile detected in Redwood City, Athertonin West Atherton and in the Eagle Hill-Mount Carmel area of Redwood City, accor
San Mateo County: West Nile detected in Redwood City, Atherton
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
in West Atherton and in the Eagle Hill-Mount Carmel area of Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County Mosquito & Vector Control District. Summer is the peak season for West Nile. The virus has already been detected in adult mosquitoes... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
More mosquito samples test positive for West Nile in Palm Springsbringing the total number of samples to 14 this year. According to a news rele
More mosquito samples test positive for West Nile in Palm Springs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
bringing the total number of samples to 14 this year. According to a news release from the Coachella Vallley Mosquito and Vector Control District, all of the mosquitoes that have tested positive for the virus were trapped in Palm Springs, and most... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
2 Dead Birds in San Mateo County Positive With West Nilein separate cities in San Mateo County tested positive Wednesday for the West N
2 Dead Birds in San Mateo County Positive With West Nile
NBC Bay Area / Posted 18 days ago
in separate cities in San Mateo County tested positive Wednesday for the West Nile virus, San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District officials said. The dead American crows were collected from Atherton and Redwood City and are the... Read more
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The Signal
West Nile cases confirmed in Canyon CountryThree dead birds found in Canyon Country tested positive last week for West Nil
West Nile cases confirmed in Canyon Country
The Signal / Posted 19 days ago
Three dead birds found in Canyon Country tested positive last week for West Nile virus, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District reported Wednesday. The birds – all discovered in Canyon Country since June 17 – were the first confirmed... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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11 News Houston
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
11 News Houston / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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USA Today
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
USA Today / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KING5 Seattle / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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First Coast News
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
First Coast News / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virusin Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff
Calif. county finds its first case of Zika virus
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
in Riverside County. Since discovering one species in Coachella in May, staff from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District have targeted spraying efforts on a neighborhood in that city south of Westerfield Way and north of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Woman has Fresno County’s first travel-associated case of Zika virusin the areas of Herndon and Polk avenues and in Old Fig Garden, said Tim Philli
Woman has Fresno County’s first travel-associated case of Zika virus
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
in the areas of Herndon and Polk avenues and in Old Fig Garden, said Tim Phillips, manager of the Fresno Mosquito and Vector Control District. In Clovis, the mosquito has been concentrated in southeast Clovis. The infected Fresno County woman... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile virus detected in San JoseSAN JOSE -- The Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduling foggin
West Nile virus detected in San Jose
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
SAN JOSE -- The Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduling fogging treatments after mosquitoes collected recently tested positive for West Nile virus, officials said Friday. If weather permits, the ground fogging operations are... Read more
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