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Second Human West Nile Virus Case Confirmed In Mass.

Health officials say a Cambridge man in his 70s is currently hospitalized.

08/23/2012

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Framingham Prepares For Second Night Of Mosquito Spraying

Framingham will be sprayed by ground trucks with the East Middlesex Mosquito Control Thursday night. They will target neighborhoods south of Waverly Street.

WBZ-TV–08/23/2012

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NH Confirms 1st Case Of West Nile Virus In 2 Years

New Hampshire health officials say a Manchester adult has tested positive for West Nile Virus — the first human case confirmed in the state in two years.

08/22/2012

Marshfield Fair

Fair Organizers Take Precautions Against Mosquitoes

Organizers of the Marshfield Fair say they’re doing everything they can to make sure the area’s safe.

08/17/2012

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EEE Mosquitoes Found In 2 More Mass. Towns

State health officials say mammal-biting mosquitoes infected with Eastern equine encephalitis have been found in two more Massachusetts communities.

08/16/2012

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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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EEE Risk Level Now Critical In West Bridgewater, Easton, Raynham, Taunton

The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.

08/07/2012

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Aerial Spray Reduced Mosquitoes In Southeastern Mass.

State health officials say aerial spraying in southeastern Massachusetts has reduced the mosquito population by about 60 percent, but risk for Eastern equine encephalitis remains.

07/30/2012

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Mosquito Spraying Scheduled This Week Across Central Mass.

A few central Massachusetts communities will by conducting spraying this week after the discovery of mosquitoes infected with EEE.

07/29/2012

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EEE Found In Mosquitoes On Cape Cod

Eastern Equine Encephalitis has made its way to the Cape. The virus was found in mosquitoes at Nickerson State Park in Brewster.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/28/2012

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