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New Bedford, Freetown To Spray Mosquitoes After Detecting EEE

If you live in New Bedford or Freetown, you might want to close your windows overnight because there will be mosquito spraying across both communities.

08/06/2014

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Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus In Boston

For the first time this summer, a mosquito pool in Boston has tested positive for West Nile Virus.

07/29/2014

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Two NH Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya Virus

New Hampshire health officials are reporting two cases of the Chikungunya virus in people.

07/08/2014

Mosquitoes (WBZ-TV)

Four Boston Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya Virus

Four Boston residents have tested positive for the Chikungunya virus, health officials confirmed on Saturday.

07/05/2014

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Mosquito Season Prompts EEE, West Nile Reminder From NH Officials

New Hampshire health officials are encouraging residents and visitors to take precautions against mosquitoes and the diseases they may bring, especially the West Nile virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis.

07/05/2014

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2 Cases Of New Mosquito-Borne Virus In Rhode Island

Rhode Island health officials are reporting the first confirmed cases of a nasty mosquito-borne virus that has been rapidly spreading in the Caribbean.

06/14/2014

Mosquitoes (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Officials Say EEE Found In A Horse In Middleborough

Massachusetts health officials say a new case of Eastern equine encephalitis has been found in a horse in Middleborough, and are urging people to continue precautions against mosquitoes.

09/20/2013

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3rd Case Of West Nile Virus Case In Mass.

The health department said Friday that the Suffolk County resident in her 60s was hospitalized.

09/13/2013

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Plymouth County Man First Human Case Of West Nile In Massachusetts This Year

A man in his 70’s from Plymouth County was diagnosed in late August, the state Department of Public Health announced Monday afternoon.

08/26/2013

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Weymouth Increases Mosquito Alert Level After EEE Death

The alert level in the town has been increased to high since an 85-year-old resident became the first person to die from the EEE virus this year.

08/21/2013

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