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FOX 31 Denver
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 9 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 9 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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10h
Q13 FOX Seattle
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 10 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 10 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolin the crease on the backs of my legs," said a woman who did not want to be ide
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 10 hours ago
in the crease on the backs of my legs," said a woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitoes as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
More Students Develop Mysterious, Red Blotches after Attending Southern California Elementary Schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More Students Develop Mysterious, Red Blotches after Attending Southern California Elementary School
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitoes as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
More Students Develop Mysterious, Red Blotches After Attending California Elementary Schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More Students Develop Mysterious, Red Blotches After Attending California Elementary School
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 10 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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11h
WREG-TV Memphis
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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11h
WGN TV Chicago
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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11h
FOX 6 Milwaukee
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary schoolcrease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be
More students develop mysterious, red blotches after attending California elementary school
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 11 hours ago
crease on the backs of my legs," said an affected woman who did not want to be identified. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has ruled out mosquitos as the culprit, but the agency is still unsure what is causing the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Skin rashes, bug bites at CA school baffle expertsknow, scared to go in the field,” a student said. A plan is in place to spray
Skin rashes, bug bites at CA school baffle experts
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 hours ago
know, scared to go in the field,” a student said. A plan is in place to spray again, and the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District is helping with the case. “We're bringing in an expert who has many, many years in the field of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Skin rashes, bug bites at CA school baffle expertsknow, scared to go in the field,” a student said. A plan is in place to spray
Skin rashes, bug bites at CA school baffle experts
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 hours ago
know, scared to go in the field,” a student said. A plan is in place to spray again, and the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District is helping with the case. “We're bringing in an expert who has many, many years in the field of... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
‘It’s a Big Mystery’: Authorities Baffled After Dozens Report Rash-Like Irritation at Lake Forest SchoolsTammy Blakely, the assistant to the district’s superintendent, wrote in an emai
‘It’s a Big Mystery’: Authorities Baffled After Dozens Report Rash-Like Irritation at Lake Forest Schools
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 13 hours ago
Tammy Blakely, the assistant to the district’s superintendent, wrote in an email to KTLA. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has thus far ruled out mosquitos and fleas as the cause of the irritation; a spokesman said the... Read more
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Orange County Register
The cause of skin irritations at Lake Forest school still a mysteryLAKE FOREST – Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District officials are
The cause of skin irritations at Lake Forest school still a mystery
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
LAKE FOREST – Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District officials are still stumped as to what has caused skin irritations in students and staff at Lake Forest Elementary School, after traps set up this week produced no leads, officials said... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Cause of Rash Outbreak at School Still Unknownnegative for live pests, a spokeswoman for Saddleback Valley Unified School Dis
Cause of Rash Outbreak at School Still Unknown
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
negative for live pests, a spokeswoman for Saddleback Valley Unified School District said. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District did a "follow-up assessment" Wednesday morning at Lake Forest Elementary School, said Tammy Blakely,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Officials Investigate After Lake Forest Elementary Students, Staff Report Having Rash-Like Skin Irritationassistant to the superintendent. Many were part of an after school program on c
Officials Investigate After Lake Forest Elementary Students, Staff Report Having Rash-Like Skin Irritation
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
assistant to the superintendent. Many were part of an after school program on campus. The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District has launched an investigation, but officials have not determined what is causing the irritation, said... Read more
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Orange County Register
Lake Forest school officials don't know what's causing major skin irritations in studentsskin irritations since mid-September, forcing the school to close fields and br
Lake Forest school officials don't know what's causing major skin irritations in students
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
skin irritations since mid-September, forcing the school to close fields and bring out the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District to investigate the problem, district officials said. The Saddleback Valley Unified School District... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Officials, residents work to prevent Zika spread in Rosemeadthe spread of the Zika virus out of Los Angeles County. San Gabriel Valley and
Officials, residents work to prevent Zika spread in Rosemead
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
the spread of the Zika virus out of Los Angeles County. San Gabriel Valley and Greater Los Angeles County mosquito and vector control district and Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials, along with representatives of the Tzu... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mosquitoes in North San Jose test positive for West Nile virusThe Santa Clara County Vector Control District plans to fog a portion of North
Mosquitoes in North San Jose test positive for West Nile virus
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District plans to fog a portion of North San Jose next week for mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus. Courtesy of Santa Clara County Vector Control District SAN JOSE — Summer is over in the Bay Area, but... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
West Nile Virus Found Again In County's Mosquitoes, Birdsgroup of mosquitoes in Contra Costa County tested positive for West Nile virus,
West Nile Virus Found Again In County's Mosquitoes, Birds
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
group of mosquitoes in Contra Costa County tested positive for West Nile virus, officials with the county's Mosquito & Vector Control District said today. One bird was found in Concord, another in Martinez and the third in Walnut Creek, while... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Vecor control patrols puddles after rainareas that hold water for long periods of time," said Jeremy Wittie, general ma
Vecor control patrols puddles after rain
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
areas that hold water for long periods of time," said Jeremy Wittie, general manager of the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District. If the weather permits, Vector Control will continue its plans for mosquito treatment in Cathedral... Read more
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Orange County Register
Mosquito abatement appears successful at Costa Mesa's Fairview Parkto eradicate mosquito breeding areas at Fairview Park have so far yielded posit
Mosquito abatement appears successful at Costa Mesa's Fairview Park
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
to eradicate mosquito breeding areas at Fairview Park have so far yielded positive results, Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District officials said Thursday. Last week, Vector Control crews captured 28 southern house mosquitoes found... Read more
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Orange County Register
West Nile cases in Orange County rise to 16asymptomatic cases, according to the county’s Health Care Agency. Jared Dever,
West Nile cases in Orange County rise to 16
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
asymptomatic cases, according to the county’s Health Care Agency. Jared Dever, spokesman for Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District, said the district’s lab this year has tested 3,647 mosquito samples and that 338 have come back... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Alert: More spraying for mosquitoes happening Wednesday through Fridayroute is available here: http://www.cvmvcd.org/controlactivities.htm Technicia
Alert: More spraying for mosquitoes happening Wednesday through Friday
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
route is available here: http://www.cvmvcd.org/controlactivities.htm Technicians from the Coachella Valley Mosquito Vector Control District captured 57 adults and found 40 mosquito larvae in those areas. The district will conduct three days... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
2 San Fernando Valley men die of West Nile virusactivity in mosquito populations through the fall,” said Truc Dever, general ma
2 San Fernando Valley men die of West Nile virus
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
activity in mosquito populations through the fall,” said Truc Dever, general manager for the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, in a statement. Last year, 53 Californians died after contracting West Nile virus. That’s the most... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus found in Cathedral CityThe Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District has detected Aedes ae
Mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus found in Cathedral City
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 days ago
The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District has detected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in Cathedral City near the intersection of Candlewood Drive and Ramon Road. This doesn't mean Zika virus is present in the Coachella Valley, but it does... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile virus positive mosquitoes detected againThe Santa Clara County Vector Control District has confirmed that adult mosquit
West Nile virus positive mosquitoes detected again
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District has confirmed that adult mosquitoes collected from the 95035 ZIP code area of the city of Milpitas have tested positive for West Nile virus. The detection of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus has... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
2 San Fernando Valley men die of West Nile virusactivity in mosquito populations through the fall,” said Truc Dever, General Ma
2 San Fernando Valley men die of West Nile virus
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
activity in mosquito populations through the fall,” said Truc Dever, General Manager for the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, in a statement. Last year, 53 Californians died after contracting West Nile virus. That’s the most... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Zika-prone mosquitoes found in San Fernando Valleya property inspection in the City of San Fernando last month, said Levy Sun, sp
Zika-prone mosquitoes found in San Fernando Valley
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
a property inspection in the City of San Fernando last month, said Levy Sun, spokesman for the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District. “This is the first time we have identified Aedes mosquitoes in the San Fernando Valley, which... Read more
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Island Packet
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killerof West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killer
Island Packet / Posted 23 days ago
of West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general manager of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District, expects the real numbers are far higher. “I think in terms of human cases it’s going to be equal to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killerof West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killer
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
of West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general manager of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District, expects the real numbers are far higher. “I think in terms of human cases it’s going to be equal to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killerof West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general
Freaking out about Zika virus? West Nile is the real killer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
of West Nile cases to make it through the system. So Gary Goodman, the general manager of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District, expects the real numbers are far higher. “I think in terms of human cases it’s going to be equal to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Encephalitis is newest virus in mosquito arsenal in O.C.tested positive for St. Louis encephalitis, a disease that can be transmitted t
Encephalitis is newest virus in mosquito arsenal in O.C.
Orange County Register / Posted a month ago
tested positive for St. Louis encephalitis, a disease that can be transmitted to humans, the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced Monday. The mosquitoes were trapped earlier this month in Garden Grove, said district... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile virus detected in parts of MilpitasThe Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to do fogging opera
West Nile virus detected in parts of Milpitas
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to do fogging operations in Milpitas on Wednesday night through early Thursday morning in parts of town to eliminate mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus. Map courtesy of Vector... Read more
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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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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