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Bay County residents can now apply for $3K household assistance grants

BAY CITY, MI - Qualified Bay County residents can now get an extra financial boost to help them overcome hardships related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Bay County Board of Commissioners set aside $1,000,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds to create a household assistance program. The program was made to help out households in the county to pay for costs such as delinquent property taxes as well as delinquent rent, mortgage and utility payments. Qualified households can receive up to $3,000 in one-time grant funding through the program.
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Michigan’s first mosquito-borne virus of 2022 detected -- here’s what you need to know

BAY COUNTY, Mich. – Health officials have identified Michigan’s first mosquito-borne virus of 2022: the Jamestown Canyon virus. Mosquitoes recently collected in Bay County tested positive for the virus at a Michigan Department of Health and Human Services laboratory. These were the first infected mosquitoes detected in the the state this year, experts said.
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Michigan Mosquitoes have Tested Positive for Jamestown Canyon Virus

Lansing, MI – Mosquitoes recently collected in Bay County have tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV) at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Laboratories (MDHHS BOL). These are the first infected mosquito pools detected for 2022. Residents are reminded that the best way to...
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Protect yourselves: Virus detected in Michigan mosquitoes

Mosquitoes in Bay County are the first of the season to test positive for the Jamestown Canyon virus, the Michigan Health Department announced Thursday. While this is the first mosquito-borne virus detected in Michigan this year, previous summers have brought Eastern equine encephalitis and West Nile virus as well. “It...
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Michigan's first mosquito-borne virus of 2022 found in Bay County

BAY COUNTY, Mich — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has found the first instance of a mosquito-borne virus in Michigan this season. MDHHS announced Thursday that mosquitoes recently collected in Bay County have tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus, which can be spread to humans who are bitten by infected mosquitoes.
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First mosquito-borne virus of 2022 detected in Michigan

LANSING, MI (WKZO AM/FM) — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the detection of the first mosquito-borne virus of 2022 in Michigan. Officials say mosquitoes recently collected in Bay County have tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus, or JVC, at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Laboratories, marking them as the first infected mosquito pools detected for the year.
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Jamestown Canyon Virus Detected in Bay County Mosquito

Jamestown Canyon Virus, or JCV, has been detected in a mosquito in Bay County’s Kawkawlin Township. Bay County Mosquito Control is conducting control efforts in the area to reduce adult and larval mosquito populations. JCV was last detected in Bay County in 2021. The virus is transmitted through mosquito...
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State detects first mosquito-borne virus of 2022

LANSING, Mich. (WNEM) - Mosquito samples collected in Bay County have tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Laboratories. According to the MDHHS, these infected pools are the first to be detected in 2022. Preventing mosquito bites is key...
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Joint Human Trafficking Sting Nabs Four Suspects

A six month joint operation between the Genesee Human Oppression Strike Team (GHOST) and the Saginaw County Sheriff’s Department resulted in the arrests of four people in a recent human trafficking sting. Police say three suspects from Saginaw County and one from Bay County were arrested after they attempted...
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