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East Boston Man Contracts West Nile Virus

An East Boston man was hospitalized and released after contracting West Nile.

09/27/2012

Charlene Manseau of Amesbury

Amesbury Woman Dies Of EEE

Charlene Manseau is the second person from Massachusetts to die of EEE.

09/24/2012

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Mass. Man Dies From EEE

A Massachusetts man who contracted EEE has died. Health officials say the man in his 70s was admitted to the hospital in early August and died several days later.

09/06/2012

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Officials: Record Number Of Infected Mosquitoes In Mass.

The number of mosquitoes found carrying EEE or West Nile has likely reached record levels in the state this year, according to state public health officials.

08/29/2012

Plane spraying for mosquitoes

State Launches Another Round Of Mosquito Spraying

The Department of Public Health launched planes to spray pesticide over Bridgewater, Easton, Norton, Raynham, Taunton and West Bridgewater.

08/13/2012

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Mass. Officials Announce Aerial Mosquito Spraying

Officials said Friday that they will conduct their second spraying of the summer Monday evening after 7 p.m. They said the time and date could change based on weather conditions.

08/10/2012

Nickerson State Park in Brewster, MA.

Families Take Precautions After EEE Is Found On Cape Cod

Campers at the popular Nickerson State Park are taking precautions after a mosquito tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis.

07/30/2012

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State Raises Mosquito Risk Level In Raynham To “Critical”

The Department of Public Health has confirmed that a Missouri woman contracted Eastern Equine Encephalitis while visiting Raynham.

10/07/2011

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More Mosquitoes With EEE Found In Raynham, Easton

Mosquitoes with eastern equine encephalitis continue to turn up in southeastern areas of Massachusetts.

08/12/2011

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Mosquitoes With West Nile Virus Found In Quincy, Cohasset

Mosquitoes with the West Nile Virus have been found in Quincy and Cohasset.

07/27/2011

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