Health officials say a Cambridge man in his 70s is currently hospitalized.
Framingham will be sprayed by ground trucks with the East Middlesex Mosquito Control Thursday night. They will target neighborhoods south of Waverly Street.
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.
Organizers of the Marshfield Fair say they’re doing everything they can to make sure the area’s safe.
State health officials say mammal-biting mosquitoes infected with Eastern equine encephalitis have been found in two more Massachusetts communities.
The Department of Public Health launched planes to spray pesticide over Bridgewater, Easton, Norton, Raynham, Taunton and West Bridgewater.
The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.
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.
A few central Massachusetts communities will by conducting spraying this week after the discovery of mosquitoes infected with EEE.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis has made its way to the Cape. The virus was found in mosquitoes at Nickerson State Park in Brewster.