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KHSL Chico-Redding
West Nile Virus now 'widespread' in the Sacramento Valleytoday announced that the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus is now widespread in th
West Nile Virus now 'widespread' in the Sacramento Valley
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
today announced that the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus is now widespread in the valley. The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District confirms that 13 residents are infected, making Butte County one of the worst in the state for the... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E Promotes Safety and Sponsors Cal OES Day of Preparedness; Encourages Customers to Be Ready for Emergencies, Natural DisastersRegion IX, Girls Scouts of the United States of America, KNCI, Lowe’s, Sacramen
PG&E Promotes Safety and Sponsors Cal OES Day of Preparedness; Encourages Customers to Be Ready for Emergencies, Natural Disasters
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Region IX, Girls Scouts of the United States of America, KNCI, Lowe’s, Sacramento River Cats, Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District, Sacramento Community Emergency Response Team, Sacramento Fire Department, Sacramento Metropolitan... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Officials: West Nile Virus now Wide Spread in Butte Countytoday announced that the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus is now widespread in th
Officials: West Nile Virus now Wide Spread in Butte County
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 3 days ago
today announced that the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus is now widespread in the valley. The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District has now received confirmation of 13 infected residents, 43 separate pools of infected mosquitos... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
West Nile Virus cases increase to 13 in Butte Countydiagnosed with West Nile Virus (WNV). That means there are 10 new cases in just
West Nile Virus cases increase to 13 in Butte County
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
diagnosed with West Nile Virus (WNV). That means there are 10 new cases in just over a week. The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District wants to alert you that Butte County residents continue to be at an elevated risk for West Nile... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Mosquitoes with Encephalitis Discovered in LA Countyhasn’t been found in the area in seven years. The last time the SLE virus was
Mosquitoes with Encephalitis Discovered in LA County
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 3 days ago
hasn’t been found in the area in seven years. The last time the SLE virus was detected by the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District was September 2009, when it was found in a wild bird. Like West Nile, SLE can be transmitted to... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Free Tire Disposal Event Aims to Lower Mosquito Productionis the second year of the program. Organizers said they are expecting a big res
Free Tire Disposal Event Aims to Lower Mosquito Production
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 4 days ago
is the second year of the program. Organizers said they are expecting a big response. Last year the Jackson County Vector Control District collected nearly 8,000 automobile tires. They are expecting to go beyond that number this... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
First human case of West Nile reported in Riverside Countyprogram to monitor the virus in Riverside County has been established by the De
First human case of West Nile reported in Riverside County
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
program to monitor the virus in Riverside County has been established by the Department of Environmental Health's Vector Control Program, local mosquito and vector-control districts and other state and local agencies. Anyone who becomes... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
First human case of West Nile reported in Glenn CountyWest Nile has been identified in 2 dead birds, 8 sentinel chickens, and 11 mosq
First human case of West Nile reported in Glenn County
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
West Nile has been identified in 2 dead birds, 8 sentinel chickens, and 11 mosquito pool samples. Glenn County Mosquito and Vector Control District is increasing surveillance and control efforts. Although this disease is mild for most, it can... Read more
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Orange County Register
Protesters bugged over prospect of aerial spraying in O.C. to fight mosquitoespesticide use. Aerial pesticide spraying, considered a last resort, never has
Protesters bugged over prospect of aerial spraying in O.C. to fight mosquitoes
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
pesticide use. Aerial pesticide spraying, considered a last resort, never has been done by the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District. To authorize spraying, a subcommittee of at least nine board members would have to publicly meet and... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Glenn County Reports 1st Human Case of West Nilebirds, 8 sentinel chickens, and 11 mosquito pool samples. According to the Heal
Glenn County Reports 1st Human Case of West Nile
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 9 days ago
birds, 8 sentinel chickens, and 11 mosquito pool samples. According to the Health Department, Glenn County Mosquito and Vector Control District is increasing surveillance and control efforts. Although mild for most, this disease can become very... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
In praise of taxes that bitethe best return I get for spending $2.58 is the annual property tax assessment
In praise of taxes that bite
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
the best return I get for spending $2.58 is the annual property tax assessment I pay to help fund the San Joaquin County Vector Control District. Miniscule property tax assessments like mine countywide provide the district headquartered on... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
West Nile Virus Detected Throughout San Gabriel Valleyhas been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley eas
West Nile Virus Detected Throughout San Gabriel Valley
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 12 days ago
has been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley east of Los Angeles. The valley's Mosquito and Vector Control District said Monday that 23 West Nile virus-positive mosquito samples have been collected in Arcadia, Azusa,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
West Nile virus detected throughout San Gabriel Valleyhas been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley eas
West Nile virus detected throughout San Gabriel Valley
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
has been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley east of Los Angeles. The valley's Mosquito and Vector Control District said Monday that 23 West Nile virus-positive mosquito samples have been collected in Arcadia, Azusa,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
West Nile virus detected throughout San Gabriel Valleyhas been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley eas
West Nile virus detected throughout San Gabriel Valley
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
has been detected in mosquitoes and birds throughout the San Gabriel Valley east of Los Angeles. The valley's Mosquito and Vector Control District said Monday that 23 West Nile virus-positive mosquito samples have been collected in Arcadia, Azusa,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Second Type of Mosquito That Carries Zika Virus Discovered in Mission Viejowatch this video A second type of mosquito that carries the Zika virus has bee
Second Type of Mosquito That Carries Zika Virus Discovered in Mission Viejo
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
watch this video A second type of mosquito that carries the Zika virus has been discovered in Mission Viejo, according to a Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District official. Dave Mecham reports for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on Aug. 14,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Asian Tiger mosquitoes that can carry Zika virus found in Mission Viejoof mosquito that carries the Zika virus has been discovered in Mission Viejo, a
Asian Tiger mosquitoes that can carry Zika virus found in Mission Viejo
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
of mosquito that carries the Zika virus has been discovered in Mission Viejo, according to a Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District official. Asian Tiger mosquitoes were found last week at a home near the corner of Olympiad Road and... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Experts afraid California’s West Nile cases could spikeand mosquitoes than last year. Los Angeles County also has far more infected se
Experts afraid California’s West Nile cases could spike
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
and mosquitoes than last year. Los Angeles County also has far more infected sentinel chickens. Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District officials are concerned at the activity level. Spokesman Levy Sun said that’s because the risk of... Read more
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The Signal
Signs warning of West Nile virus go up around SCVposted in a specific area generally indicate the problem is widespread, said Ke
Signs warning of West Nile virus go up around SCV
The Signal / Posted 16 days ago
posted in a specific area generally indicate the problem is widespread, said Kelly Middleton, spokeswoman for the Vector Control District. No human cases of West Nile virus have been reported in the Santa Clarita Valley. A mosquito... Read more
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Orange County Register
Two more O.C. residents infected with West Nile virusOrange, all cities where mosquitoes have tested positive, said Mary-Joy Coburn,
Two more O.C. residents infected with West Nile virus
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
Orange, all cities where mosquitoes have tested positive, said Mary-Joy Coburn, spokeswoman for Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District. The first case last week, in Anaheim, was a woman in her 60s; the newest cases are women in the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
West Nile Virus risk highest of the season, but better than last year in Butte CountyOROVILLE, Calif. - The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District has co
West Nile Virus risk highest of the season, but better than last year in Butte County
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 days ago
OROVILLE, Calif. - The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District has confirmed that 35 groups of mosquitoes, 25 sentinel chicken, and 11 dead birds are confirmed positive for West Nile virus. The District has identified the virus in areas... Read more
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The Mercury News
Contra Costa County: More birds test positive for West Nile virusand one sentinel chicken in separate communities tested positive for West Nile
Contra Costa County: More birds test positive for West Nile virus
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
and one sentinel chicken in separate communities tested positive for West Nile virus, the Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District reported Wednesday. The birds were found in Concord, Alamo, Orinda, Brentwood and Antioch. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
West Nile virus detected in six areas in LA CountyMonday that the virus was detected for the first time this year in six areas.
West Nile virus detected in six areas in LA County
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Monday that the virus was detected for the first time this year in six areas. According to the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, West Nile virus activity was recently detected in Carson, La Habra Heights, Lincoln Heights,... Read more
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The Signal
West Nile found in mosquito in NewhallClarita Valley community where West Nile virus activity has been detected, offi
West Nile found in mosquito in Newhall
The Signal / Posted 20 days ago
Clarita Valley community where West Nile virus activity has been detected, officials with the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District announced Monday. It was one of half a dozen cities across the county where Vector Control officials... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove could have aerial spraying for West Nile virusand Elk Grove has become an area of concern that requires close monitoring, off
Elk Grove could have aerial spraying for West Nile virus
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
and Elk Grove has become an area of concern that requires close monitoring, officials with the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District said Monday. If more virus activity is detected, aerial spraying to control mosquitoes infected with... Read more
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Orange County Register
5 things you need to know about Zika's impact on Southern Californiacase in Florida. “These mosquitoes just don’t fly very far,” said Jared Dever,
5 things you need to know about Zika's impact on Southern California
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
case in Florida. “These mosquitoes just don’t fly very far,” said Jared Dever, spokesman for Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District. “They are perfectly happy completing their life cycle, including feeding on humans, in a single... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
5 things Southern Californians need to know about Zikacase in Florida. “These mosquitoes just don’t fly very far,” said Jared Dever,
5 things Southern Californians need to know about Zika
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
case in Florida. “These mosquitoes just don’t fly very far,” said Jared Dever, spokesman for Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District. “They are perfectly happy completing their life cycle, including feeding on humans, in a single... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mosquito fogging set for MondaySan Jose will be re-fogged for mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus on Mond
Mosquito fogging set for Monday
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
San Jose will be re-fogged for mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus on Monday, according to the Santa Clara County Vector Control District. The operation is scheduled to take place from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. in the 95125, 95136 and 95118 ZIP... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Larval mosquito control by helicopter deemed safethat would be a far much greater threat," said Rodney Chamberlain, Lead Supervi
Larval mosquito control by helicopter deemed safe
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 22 days ago
that would be a far much greater threat," said Rodney Chamberlain, Lead Supervisor at the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District. Chamberlain says the aerial treatment used is organic and environmentally friendly. It has not been... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
West Nile found in Palo Cedro birdWest Nile virus has been detected in a bird found dead in the Palo Cedro area,
West Nile found in Palo Cedro bird
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 days ago
West Nile virus has been detected in a bird found dead in the Palo Cedro area, the Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District announced today. It was the second documented instance of West Nile this year in the district's boundaries, said Manager... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
West Nile Virus identified in Shasta County DistrictREDDING, Calif. - The Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District (SMVCD) confi
West Nile Virus identified in Shasta County District
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 23 days ago
REDDING, Calif. - The Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District (SMVCD) confirmed that a dead bird collected near Palo Cedro was infected with West Nile virus (WNv). The dead bird was originally reported by a local resident and the SMVCD went out... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Mosquito sample in Cumberland County tests positive for West Nile Viruspeople have been confirmed to be infected by the potentially dangerous disease,
Mosquito sample in Cumberland County tests positive for West Nile Virus
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 23 days ago
people have been confirmed to be infected by the potentially dangerous disease, the Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District is testing mosquito larvae found in standing water throughout the county and is using mosquito fish... Read more
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Orange County Register
Costa Mesa launches plan to fight mosquitoes at Fairview Parkwas found in the city that tested positive for the West-Nile virus. City staff
Costa Mesa launches plan to fight mosquitoes at Fairview Park
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
was found in the city that tested positive for the West-Nile virus. City staff members met last week with Orange County Vector Control District officials to talk about ways to keep mosquitoes from breeding in the wetlands, which include ponds... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County Mounts Aggressive Attack on Zika Virusnot have vaccination or treatment options. The Santa Barbara County Public Hea
Santa Barbara County Mounts Aggressive Attack on Zika Virus
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 23 days ago
not have vaccination or treatment options. The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department is working with Mosquito and Vector Control District to combat the virus. Vector control technicians patrol areas with standing water throughtout the... Read more
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Orange County Register
West Nile virus in O.C. mosquito samples nearly doubles in one weekJust one day after the countyreportedthe season’s first human case of West Nile
West Nile virus in O.C. mosquito samples nearly doubles in one week
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
Just one day after the countyreportedthe season’s first human case of West Nile virus, the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced that the number of adult mosquitoes testing positive for the virus has nearly doubled over the... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County: Officials 'concerned' about West Nile risk after more bugs found carrying viruscounty tonight, beginning at 9 p.m., where insects carrying the virus were disc
San Mateo County: Officials 'concerned' about West Nile risk after more bugs found carrying virus
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
county tonight, beginning at 9 p.m., where insects carrying the virus were discovered Wednesday. The Mosquito and Vector Control District will treat an area bounded by Hull Avenue to the west, Alameda de las Pulgas to the south, Camino Al... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Davis avoids aerial spraying for mosquitoes – for nowand the West Nile virus infection rate, officials said. Luz Maria Robles, spok
Davis avoids aerial spraying for mosquitoes – for now
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
and the West Nile virus infection rate, officials said. Luz Maria Robles, spokeswoman for the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District, said monitoring activities will continue, along with ground spraying around parks and neighborhoods... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Butte County at an elevated risk for West Nile virusBUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District receiv
Butte County at an elevated risk for West Nile virus
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District received confirmation that 13 more mosquito pools have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). In one month's time, the District has identified WNV in 30 mosquito pools - a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus may prompt aerial spraying in Davisin recent weeks and the current area of concern is Davis, according to official
West Nile virus may prompt aerial spraying in Davis
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
in recent weeks and the current area of concern is Davis, according to officials with the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. “This season we are seeing a much higher abundance of mosquitoes than in previous years and many of... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Noma Meeting ThursdayAvenue, at 7 pm. Light refreshments at 6:30 pm. Code Compliance Officer Armand
Noma Meeting Thursday
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
Avenue, at 7 pm. Light refreshments at 6:30 pm. Code Compliance Officer Armando Rangel and Heather Teodoro, of the West Vector Control District, are slated to make presentations. Local neighborhood issues will also be on the agenda. The North of... Read more
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Orange County Register
West Nile virus activity spreads to 16th O.C. cityValley, the 16th local city this year. “Things are picking up,” Jared Dever, s
West Nile virus activity spreads to 16th O.C. city
Orange County Register / Posted 26 days ago
Valley, the 16th local city this year. “Things are picking up,” Jared Dever, spokesman for Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District, said Monday. “The distribution is pretty broad right now. We have quite a few targets.” So far this... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
1st human case of West Nile virus detected in San Joaquin Co.said. West Nile virus has been detected in 30 California counties, as of Monda
1st human case of West Nile virus detected in San Joaquin Co.
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 27 days ago
said. West Nile virus has been detected in 30 California counties, as of Monday. The San Joaquin County Mosquito Vector Control District reported the highest number of positive West Nile virus mosquito samples last week since the arrival... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
NOMA MEETS THURSDAY, AUGUST 4Avenue, at 7 pm. Light refreshments at 6:30 pm. Code Compliance Officer Armand
NOMA MEETS THURSDAY, AUGUST 4
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Avenue, at 7 pm. Light refreshments at 6:30 pm. Code Compliance Officer Armando Rangel and Heather Teodoro, of the West Vector Control District, are slated to make presentations. Local neighborhood issues will also be on the agenda. The North of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Mosquitoes carrying West Nile, Saint Louis encephalitis found in East ValleyMosquitoes carrying two potentially deadly diseases have been found in Thermal.
Mosquitoes carrying West Nile, Saint Louis encephalitis found in East Valley
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 29 days ago
Mosquitoes carrying two potentially deadly diseases have been found in Thermal. The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District is asking people to be proactive to protect themselves from being bit. One sample of mosquitoes trapped in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Free mosquito repellent wipes available for Sacramento-Yolo National Night Outagainst mosquitoes is critical in the prevention of West Nile virus,” said Gary
Free mosquito repellent wipes available for Sacramento-Yolo National Night Out
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
against mosquitoes is critical in the prevention of West Nile virus,” said Gary Goodman, Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control district manager. “We encourage everyone to take advantage of the repellent we are offering as part of our... Read more
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The Mercury News
Western Atherton and part of Redwood City to be fogged early SaturdayNile virus. It's the second time this month the virus has been detected in Ath
Western Atherton and part of Redwood City to be fogged early Saturday
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
Nile virus. It's the second time this month the virus has been detected in Atherton. The San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced it will conduct truck-mounted mosquito fogging from midnight to 5 a.m. Saturday in a... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sacramento County Records First Zika Virus Caseand eventually these are the cases that lead to death," said Lus Maria Robles,
Sacramento County Records First Zika Virus Case
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 30 days ago
and eventually these are the cases that lead to death," said Lus Maria Robles, spokesperson for the Sacramento Mosquito and Vector Control District. To make matters worse there about six times the volume of mosquitoes in the area over last year... Read more
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Los Banos Enterprise
West Nile virus returns, prompting warningfor West Nile virus locally and statewide. Turlock Mosquito Abatement District
West Nile virus returns, prompting warning
Los Banos Enterprise / Posted a month ago
for West Nile virus locally and statewide. Turlock Mosquito Abatement District and San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District are both reporting steep increases in mosquito samples that have tested positive for West Nile virus.... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Agents go door to door in campaign to squash West Nile virus in L.A. Countywho opened their doors to him early Thursday morning. Helo, a senior specialist
Agents go door to door in campaign to squash West Nile virus in L.A. County
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted a month ago
who opened their doors to him early Thursday morning. Helo, a senior specialist with the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, wanted people to be aware. After more than a decade of being present in California, West Nile virus... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
'Probable' case of Zika virus investigated in Sac Countyof transmitting Zika virus have not been detected in Sacramento County, accordi
'Probable' case of Zika virus investigated in Sac County
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted a month ago
of transmitting Zika virus have not been detected in Sacramento County, according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. "Since we do not have the two primary vectors of Zika, risk to residents is very low at this time,"... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County investigates first reported Zika caseaegypti and aedes albopictus — have not been detected in Sacramento County, acc
Sacramento County investigates first reported Zika case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
aegypti and aedes albopictus — have not been detected in Sacramento County, according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. They have been detected as far north as Hayward and Menlo Park in the Bay Area and in Central Valley... Read more
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