Health officials say they’ve identified West Nile virus in two Michigan counties, the earliest such detection in several years as weather conditions encourage the presence of mosquitoes.
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Mayor Jim Fouts said those who have stagnant pools or ponds and other areas that harbor mosquitoes could face a $1,000 fine.
Health officials say a Macomb County man who recently died has been identified as Michigan’s first probable human case of West Nile virus this year.
We’ve already established this wet summer has helped create a bumper crop of mosquitoes. Each time I think about having dinner outdoors on the deck, I check the time of day. Once the sun goes […]
Warren Mayor Jim Fouts wants to “blast” the usual mosquito breeding grounds throughout the city, before West Nile Virus becomes a problem this summer.
Mosquitoes are making an early appearance in Michigan due to our wet spring.
Health officials are reminding people to be vigilant about taking steps to prevent the spread of Eastern equine encephalitis in Michigan.
A 52-year-old southwest Michigan woman is recovering in a rehab center from the state’s third case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis.
Health officials have confirmed the first human case of West Nile Virus in Michigan this summer. A Pittsfield Township man tested positive for a mild form of the illness, known as West Nile Fever, but […]