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2 Deadly Mosquito Viruses Found In Wisconsin: What To Watch For

MILWAUKEE, WI — The fall colors are starting to appear in Wisconsin, and Halloween is on its way, however there’s one pesky part of summer that’s not giving up anytime soon: mosquitoes. Here in Wisconsin, residents are familiar with mosquito bites, and the itchy bumps – and sometimes rashes – that ensue. However there is […]

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First Human Case of West Nile Virus Reported in Wisconsin in 2019

MILWAUKEE, WI — Authorities in Wisconsin say that mosquito season isn’t done yet, and that the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) has been confirmed in Northeastern Wisconsin. With heavy rain and some seasonal temperatures ahead, health officials are warning the public to continue to be vigilant about preventing mosquito bites. According to […]

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Fight the Bite! Take Action to Prevent Tick and Mosquito Bites

With the unofficial start of summer behind us, many Wisconsin residents are looking ahead to warmer weather and all the resources our state has to offer. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has launched a statewide campaign to help everyone Fight the Bite and avoid tick and mosquito bites this season. Many people find […]

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Week In Review: Woman Charged In Stealing State Aid, West Nile Virus Found Here

You were busy, we were busy. Here are our top most read stories for the week. Police: Woman Stole Over $53,000 in State Aid Crow Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In Racine County High Risk Arrest Closes Southbound I-94 Tuesday Evening BREAKING: Suspect Sought In Child Abuse, Domestic Violence Case In Caledonia One Arrested […]

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