West Nile Virus

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City Spraying Pesticide In West End After Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile

With the news that samples of mosquitoes from Pittsburgh’s West End tested positive for West Nile Virus, local health officials have taken action.

07/28/2015

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Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Virus Found In Pittsburgh

The Allegheny County Health Department has announced it will spray pesticide in Pittsburgh’s West End after Mosquitos tested positive for West Nile Virus.

07/27/2015

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Rainy Weather Breeding More Mosquitoes, Leads To West Nile Concerns

When it rains and water ponds, mosquitos breed faster than ever.

07/08/2015

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Mosquito Population Expected To Boom Due To Rainy Summer

The Allegheny County Health Department says they’re actively testing mosquitos for West Nile Virus and Chikungunya Virus.

07/08/2015

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Bucks Co. Man Is Pa.’s 1st West Nile Death Of 2013

A Bucks County resident is the state’s first person to die from West Nile virus this year, according to state officials.

09/14/2013

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Health Officials: Asian Tiger Mosquito Found In Lawrenceville

The Allegheny County Health Department is issuing a warning about the return of the Asian Tiger mosquito.

07/30/2013

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West Nile Concerns Prompt Officials To Spray For Mosquitoes Along East Busway

The Allegheny County Health Department is seeing samples of the highest number of mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus since they began tracking the disease a decade ago.

08/23/2012

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Local Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

The Allegheny County Health Department and Department of Environmental Protection will spray for mosquitoes Tuesday evening in some neighborhoods.

08/06/2012