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Palo Alto Weekly
West Nile virus spraying set for Wednesday in Menlo ParkThe San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District will conduct a truck-
West Nile virus spraying set for Wednesday in Menlo Park
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 35 minutes ago
The San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District will conduct a truck-mounted fogging of a large area of Menlo Park on Wednesday night and Thursday morning, Sept. 2 and 3, the district announced. The spraying is a result of the recent... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Mosquito fogging scheduled in Mountain ViewThe Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to conduct ground f
Mosquito fogging scheduled in Mountain View
Mountain View Voice / Posted 22 hours ago
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to conduct ground fogging for mosquitoes on Wednesday in areas of South Mountain View, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills. The fogging comes after the district found adult mosquitoes in the area... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Maps: West Nile fogging Sept. 2 in San Jose, Los Altos, Mountain ViewSAN JOSE -- More fogging will be done this week after mosquitoes tested positiv
Maps: West Nile fogging Sept. 2 in San Jose, Los Altos, Mountain View
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
SAN JOSE -- More fogging will be done this week after mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile virus in Los Altos, Mountain View and San Jose, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District announced Monday. Weather permitting, ground fogging is... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
West Nile virus fogging scheduled for San Jose, Los Altos and Mountain ViewSAN JOSE -- More fogging will be done this week after mosquitoes tested positiv
West Nile virus fogging scheduled for San Jose, Los Altos and Mountain View
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
SAN JOSE -- More fogging will be done this week after mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile virus in Los Altos, Mountain View and San Jose, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District announced Monday. Weather permitting, ground fogging is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Menlo Park: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found again in cityMENLO PARK -- West Nile virus has been detected in the city again. Just one mo
Menlo Park: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found again in city
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
MENLO PARK -- West Nile virus has been detected in the city again. Just one month after mosquitoes were found harboring the disease in an area that included part of downtown, the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District collected... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
West Nile Virus detected in Bermuda DunesFour samples of mosquitoes collected this week have tested positive for West Ni
West Nile Virus detected in Bermuda Dunes
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Four samples of mosquitoes collected this week have tested positive for West Nile virus, says The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District PIO Jill Oviatt. Oviatt stated in a news release Friday, that one sample came from a trap in... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Mosquitos in San Jose, Santa Clara test positive for West Nile virusAdult mosquitoes found in San Jose and Santa Clara have tested positive for Wes
Mosquitos in San Jose, Santa Clara test positive for West Nile virus
Oakland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Adult mosquitoes found in San Jose and Santa Clara have tested positive for West Nile virus, prompting the Santa Clara County Vector Control District to treat a portion of the two cities on Thursday night. The ground fogging operation is scheduled... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
2 birds test positive for West Nile in Jackson County | News - Home Disease found unusually early this year POSTED: 1:57 PM PDT Au
2 birds test positive for West Nile in Jackson County
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| News - Home Disease found unusually early this year POSTED: 1:57 PM PDT August 22, 2015 MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Jackson County officials say... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
More West Nile virus cases being found in NorCalAt the Yolo County fair on Friday, Mosquito and Vector Control district staff w
More West Nile virus cases being found in NorCal
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
At the Yolo County fair on Friday, Mosquito and Vector Control district staff were handing out free samples of insect repellent and warning people about the dangers of the West Nile virus. Enid Williams and Kay Gasson grabbed some repellent for... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Shasta County residents notice unusual odorA funky smell is getting the attention of neighbors in Shasta County. People fr
Shasta County residents notice unusual odor
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
A funky smell is getting the attention of neighbors in Shasta County. People from the City of Shasta Lake all the way to Cottonwood have noticed a strong odor in the air. Andrea Armstrong lives in West Redding. In the past week, she has noticed the... Read more
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Burbank Leader
West Nile virus found in local samplesContra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technician Josefa Caba
West Nile virus found in local samples
Burbank Leader / Posted 12 days ago
Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technician Josefa Cabada holds a container with mosquito larvae that were found in a retention pond on July 21, 2015 in Bay Point, California. Officials have warned local residents to protect... Read more
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La Canada Valley Sun
West Nile virus found in local samplesContra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technician Josefa Caba
West Nile virus found in local samples
La Canada Valley Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technician Josefa Cabada holds a container with mosquito larvae that were found in a retention pond on July 21, 2015 in Bay Point, California. Officials have warned local residents to protect... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Contra Costa County to spray for mosquitoes along Martinez waterfrontMARTINEZ -- The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District will fog Frid
Contra Costa County to spray for mosquitoes along Martinez waterfront
Oakland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
MARTINEZ -- The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District will fog Friday morning to control adult mosquitoes along the Martinez waterfront, the agency said. The spraying will occur from 4:30 to 6:30 a.m. north of Marina Vista and Waterfront... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Contra Costa County to spray for mosquitoes along Martinez waterfrontMARTINEZ -- The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District will fog Frid
Contra Costa County to spray for mosquitoes along Martinez waterfront
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
MARTINEZ -- The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District will fog Friday morning to control adult mosquitoes along the Martinez waterfront, the agency said. The spraying will occur from 4:30 to 6:30 a.m. north of Marina Vista and Waterfront... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Record number of West Nile mosquitoes foundREDDING, California - A record number of mosquitoes have tested positive this y
Record number of West Nile mosquitoes found
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
REDDING, California - A record number of mosquitoes have tested positive this year for West Nile virus in Shasta County, according to the Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District. While there have been no reports of people or horses contracting... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
West Nile virus activity at a record high in Butte CountyButte County officials say West Nile Virus activity is at a record high for thi
West Nile virus activity at a record high in Butte County
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 16 days ago
Butte County officials say West Nile Virus activity is at a record high for this time of year, and 24 people have now tested positive for the virus. The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced Monday that 24 humans, 88 groups of... Read more
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La Canada Valley Sun
West Nile Virus found in La Cañada FlintridgeLa Cañada Flintridge city officials advised residents on Friday to take precaut
West Nile Virus found in La Cañada Flintridge
La Canada Valley Sun / Posted 18 days ago
La Cañada Flintridge city officials advised residents on Friday to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites after the West Nile Virus was discovered in a mosquito sample collected inside city limits by the Greater Los Angeles Vector Control... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
West Nile virus: Bird found dead in Pleasant Hill infectedPLEASANT HILL -- Vector control officials confirmed Thursday that a dead bird f
West Nile virus: Bird found dead in Pleasant Hill infected
Inside Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
PLEASANT HILL -- Vector control officials confirmed Thursday that a dead bird found in Pleasant Hill earlier this week tested positive for West Nile virus, the third such bird found in Contra Costa County this season. Despite the news, it's been a... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
West Nile Virus discovered in Tehama County chickensWest Nile Virus has already been active in much of the North State this year, a
West Nile Virus discovered in Tehama County chickens
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 21 days ago
West Nile Virus has already been active in much of the North State this year, and now Tehama County officials say two sentinel chickens have tested positive, the county’s first positive test of 2015. Officials with the Tehama County Mosquito and... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-ea
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?
Inside Bay Area / Posted 24 days ago
PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-eaten tomatoes in her garden this summer. Despite a bountiful crop, Foote said she's only enjoyed two tomatoes from her plant. Fed up, last weekend she started putting a... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-ea
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?
The Fremont Argus / Posted 24 days ago
PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-eaten tomatoes in her garden this summer. Despite a bountiful crop, Foote said she's only enjoyed two tomatoes from her plant. Fed up, last weekend she started putting a... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-ea
Rats running amok in Pleasant Hill?
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 25 days ago
PLEASANT HILL -- Connie Foote knew she had a rat problem when she found half-eaten tomatoes in her garden this summer. Despite a bountiful crop, Foote said she's only enjoyed two tomatoes from her plant. Fed up, last weekend she started putting a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Thermal resident confirmed to have West Nile virusThe Coachella Valley's first human case of West Nile virus in 2015 was confirme
Thermal resident confirmed to have West Nile virus
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 25 days ago
The Coachella Valley's first human case of West Nile virus in 2015 was confirmed by the Riverside County Department of Public Health Friday morning. Health officials said a Thermal resident recently tested positive for the virus. This brings the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
West Nile detected in East Contra Costa County againKNIGHTSEN -- For the second time in two weeks, traces of West Nile virus have b
West Nile detected in East Contra Costa County again
Inside Bay Area / Posted 26 days ago
KNIGHTSEN -- For the second time in two weeks, traces of West Nile virus have been detected in sentinel chickens that are placed around Contra Costa County to help warn mosquito and vector control officials of the virus, according to a news... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
West Nile detected in East Contra Costa County againKNIGHTSEN -- For the second time in two weeks, traces of West Nile virus have b
West Nile detected in East Contra Costa County again
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 26 days ago
KNIGHTSEN -- For the second time in two weeks, traces of West Nile virus have been detected in sentinel chickens that are placed around Contra Costa County to help warn mosquito and vector control officials of the virus, according to a news... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Menlo Park: West Nile likely gone after fogging operationMENLO PARK -- A recent fogging operation against adult mosquitoes in a portion
Menlo Park: West Nile likely gone after fogging operation
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
MENLO PARK -- A recent fogging operation against adult mosquitoes in a portion of the city seems to have snuffed a recent West Nile virus outbreak. However, the virus popped up just a few days later -- on Monday -- in an area of Redwood City that is... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Opening up public employee contract talksMarin and much of the North Bay are witnessing a wave of “a la carte” tax ballo
Opening up public employee contract talks
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Marin and much of the North Bay are witnessing a wave of “a la carte” tax ballot measures. Most of these proposed sales or parcel tax hikes are meeting formidable opposition led by citizen groups attempting to reform underfunded public employee... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Redwood City: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found in cityREDWOOD CITY -- A portion of the city is set to be fogged Wednesday and Thursda
Redwood City: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found in city
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
REDWOOD CITY -- A portion of the city is set to be fogged Wednesday and Thursday for mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus. The operation comes just five days after adult specimens carrying the virus were collected in Menlo Park, according to the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Bees swarm and sting construction crew outside Riverside WalmartRIVERSIDE — A colony of bees went on the attack today in a Riverside parking lo
Bees swarm and sting construction crew outside Riverside Walmart
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
RIVERSIDE — A colony of bees went on the attack today in a Riverside parking lot, swarming and stringing a group of construction workers who disturbed their hive, leaving one of the men in critical condition. “The crew was grading a space for a new... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
As West Nile season heats up, mosquito fight waged with fish, chickens – and sprayingWith the deadly West Nile virus season heating up, state and local health offic
As West Nile season heats up, mosquito fight waged with fish, chickens – and spraying
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
With the deadly West Nile virus season heating up, state and local health officials are again battling the disease with an unusual arsenal of tiny fish, dead birds and plump chickens. That trio, part of a years-long, multipronged approach to... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Menlo Park: County to fog for mosquitoes carrying West Nile VirusMENLO PARK -- A swathe of Menlo Park is set to be fogged Sunday and Monday to e
Menlo Park: County to fog for mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
MENLO PARK -- A swathe of Menlo Park is set to be fogged Sunday and Monday to eradicate any mosquitoes that are carrying West Nile Virus. Infected mosquitoes were found in the 94025 ZIP code Wednesday, according to the San Mateo County Mosquito and... Read more

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