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Pachaug State Forest (Courtesy DEEP website)

More Virus-Carrying Mosquitoes Found; Campgrounds Closed

Parts of the Pachaug State Forest will be closed by DEEP after more mosquitoes carrying the EEE virus were found there.

08/27/2013

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West Nile Found In Mosquitoes In A Dozen Towns

State health officials now say mosquitoes positive for West Nile virus have been found in a dozen Connecticut communities this summer –  and mosquitoes positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis in one town. The EEE virus […]

08/06/2013

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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.

07/16/2013

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Tests Confirm Season’s First West-Nile-Positive Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes positive for West Nile Virus have been trapped in Norwalk. It’s the first sppearance of the virus in the state this summer.

07/12/2013

File photo of a dam after Hurricane Irene. [Photo credit: Connecticut National Guard]

Bill Changes Dam Inspection And Mosquito Control

Lawmakers are sending the governor a bill that would change how Connecticut inspects its dams and controls its mosquito population.

06/05/2013

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More Human Cases Of West Nile Virus In State

The number of human cases of West Nile Virus in Connecticut this year continues to rise. There have now been 6 documented cases.

08/29/2012

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West Nile Virus Now Found In 32 Towns In Five Counties

Mosquitoes positive for the West Nile virus now have been found in 32 Connecticut communities this summer,

08/07/2012

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West Nile Virus Now Identified In 13 Towns

West Nile virus has now been found in 13 Connecticut towns this summer.

07/25/2012

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West Nile Virus Found In Mosquitoes In Three Communities

West Nile Virus has been found in mosquitoes in three Connecticut communities, according to the latest test results from the Agricultural Experiment Statio

07/17/2012

Mosquitoes (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mosquito Population Up; First West Nile Identified

The first mosquitoes of the season to test positive for the West Nile virus have been trapped in Connecticut. And the experts say the overall number of mosquitoes most likely to carry the virus is […]

07/06/2012

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