Eastern Equine Encephalitis

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Human Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed

The first human case of West Nile Virus in Connecticut this year is a Bridgeport resident.


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Students Unable To Go Outside For Recess Due To Infected Mosquitoes

Officials at a New Hampshire elementary school are hoping for colder weather, so students can go outside.


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Year’s First Eastern Equine Encephalitis Horse Case In Connecticut

Connecticut agriculture officials say a horse has contracted Eastern equine encephalitis infection this year and was euthanized.


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West Nile Virus-Mosquitoes Spreading In Connecticut

Mosquitoes in 20 Connecticut towns have tested positive for West Nile Virus. In the Hartford area – those towns include Glastonbury, Manchester and a little farther away in Wallingford. Two state residents have tested positive […]


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State Closing 2 Campgrounds, Mosquito Virus Found

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is closing two of its campgrounds in Pachaug State Forest after Eastern equine encephalitis was detected in human-biting mosquitoes.


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Earliest Confirmation Yet For EEE Virus In Connecticut

Eastern equine encephalitis virus, EEE, has been identified in Connecticut, in mosquitoes trapped in Voluntown last week.


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EEE Makes Earliest-ever Appearance In Connecticut

Tests have found Eastern Equine Encephalitis in bird-biting mosquitoes in Chester.