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Freeze Watch Issued For Friday Night

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze watch for just about all the suburbs away from and along the coast Friday night into Saturday morning.



Summertime Is Prime Mosquito Season In Massachusetts

State health officials urge people to take precautions to keep from being bitten by mosquitoes.


2 more human West Nile cases confirmed

State public health officials say two more human cases of mosquito-borne West Nile virus have been confirmed in Massachusetts.


West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes detected in Boston

According to the Boston Public Health Commission,  a positive pool of  mosquitoes was found in North Dorchester and another was found in Hyde Park for the first time this season.


EEE confirmed in central MA town

Public health officials say the virus that causes Eastern equine encephalitis has been found in mosquitoes collected in Bolton.


Aerial spraying for mosquitoes postponed

Breezy conditions have prompted the cancellation of the aerial mosquito spraying scheduled to happen Wednesday night in southeastern Massachusetts.