#The West Nile Virus

Clark County, OHWDTN

Clark County finds 2nd mosquito sample with West Nile Virus

CLARK COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) — A second mosquito sample collected in Clark County has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. The Clark County Combined Health District (CCCHD) collected the sample from the northeast side of Springfield. The previous sample was collected from the Catawba area. Both samples were submitted to the Ohio Department of Health’s Vector-Borne Disease program.
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Ouachita Parish, LAKNOE TV8

Ouachita Parish implements a new mosquito spray machine

MONROE, La. (KNOE) - There is a new tool to fight mosquitoes and stop the spread of the West Nile Virus. The Ouachita Parish Mosquito Abatement District is using a new spraying machine on Thursday, July 29th. Crews will be using the new ultra-low volume larviciding machine in Northeast Ouachita...
Quincy, MAPatriot Ledger

Quincy mosquito tests positive for West Nile virus

QUINCY — The West Nile Virus has been detected in a mosquito collected last week from Quincy. So far this season, the state has found 15 West Nile-positive mosquitos across four counties. No human cases have been reported. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health confirmed Tuesday that there was one...
Texas StateLaredo Morning Times

Texas Department of State Health Services reports first West Nile case in Dallas County

On Tuesday, the Texas Department of State Health Services confirmed the state's first West Nile case in a human in 2021. According to the news release, the case was discovered in a Dallas County resident. It was first reported by Dallas County Health and Human Services on July 16. In Bexar County, officials discovered a pool of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus on July 15. It was the first pool to test positive this year.
Connecticut Stategreenwichsentinel.com

First West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes in Greenwich this Year

The State of Connecticut Mosquito Management Program announced that mosquitoes trapped in Mianus River Park have tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). These are the first positive mosquitoes identified by the Connecticut Agriculture Experiment Station (CAES) in Greenwich this year. In addition to Greenwich, WNV positive mosquito pools have been found in Darien, Milford, New Haven, South Windsor, Stamford and Waterford. The mosquitoes trapped (Culex pipiens, Culex restuans) are generally bird and mammal biting which breed in standing water often found in artificial containers like discarded tires, birdbaths and catch basins. During 2020, eight (8) Connecticut residents developed WNV-associated illness including two (2) Greenwich residents, the cases were not fatal. So far this year EEE has not been isolated in mosquitoes in Connecticut. The State Mosquito Management Program continues to trap and test mosquitoes at three testing sites in Greenwich as part of their program and will continue through October 2021.
Warren County, NJwrnjradio.com

Mosquito spraying set for tonight in Harmony Township

HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – The Warren County Mosquito Commission has announced that it will be spraying against mosquitoes tonight, weather permitting, in parts of Harmony Township. The mosquito spraying will go on from 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28 with a rain date of Thursday,...
Longmont, COPosted by
The Longmont Leader

City continues to spray for mosquitos

The City of Longmont will again spray local neighborhoods to control the spread of West Nile Virus this week following the identification of three positive mosquito pools in Longmont and Boulder County. In keeping with Longmont’s West Nile Virus control plan, the City’s mosquito control contractor, Vector Disease Control International...

Update on Mysterious Bird Disease

After confirmed cases of a mysterious bird disease, researchers urge residents to take down bird baths and feeders. "It's not a law but, we are hoping for volunteer compliance with that," said Carol Holmgren, Executive Director at Tamarak Wildlife Center. "We are taking our cue from the researchers and from the veterinarians and biologist who are on the front lines with that."
Public Healthcocopah.com

We Want People To Take Precautions

Your chances of getting bit by a mosquito carrying the West Nile Virus is higher this year. Yuma County Pest Abatement District Manager Elene MacAdam and Cocopah Environmental Protection Office Director Jen Alspach explain why.
Nebraska Stateklkntv.com

West Nile Virus makes its 2021 appearance in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Almost one week after Nebraska recorded its first West Nile Virus-positive mosquito of the year, a person has tested positive for the virus. As it turns out, they’re on opposite sides of the state. The mosquito was trapped near Scottsbluff, and the person comes from an area of the state that includes Burt, Cuming, Madison, and Stanton Counties.

Mosquito Ground Spraying

One of the Town's traps had a positive result for the West Nile Virus. Weather permitting, Town-wide mosquito ground spraying will be conducted on Wed. July 28 - Fri. July 30, beginning at 10 pm each evening and conclude by 5 am the following morning. One of the Town's traps...
Mahoning County, OHWFMJ.com

Mahoning County to begin mosquito spraying Monday

The final mosquito spraying effort of the season is scheduled to take place around Mahoning County on Monday, July 26, 2021. Spraying will help reduce the population of mosquitos and help prevent the spread of mosquito-borne diseases such as the West Nile Virus. Spraying will be performed between dusk and...
Dallas, TXPosted by
DFW Community News

HP, Parts of Dallas To Spray For Mosquitoes

Highland Park and parts of Dallas will be sprayed for mosquitoes after more samples tested positive for West Nile Virus. The town of Highland Park will conduct townwide mosquito spraying between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Wednesday-Friday weather permitting after a trap tested positive for the virus. The ground spraying...
Youngstown, OH27 First News

As summer continues, mosquito spraying resumes in Mahoning County

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Mosquito spraying will resume in Mahoning County today to control some of those pesky summer bug populations. Mahoning County Public Health will have a crew out spraying several parks and campgrounds across the area for the final time this season. It includes 12 different locations. Originally...