State Launches Annual Mosquito Monitoring ProgramThe state has launched its annual mosquito monitoring program.
Some Areas Of Pachaug State Forest Being ReopenedThe Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is reopening most areas of the Pachaug State Forest that were closed last month after human-biting mosquitoes there tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis
West Nile Found In Mosquitoes In A Dozen Towns
Tests Confirm Season's First West-Nile-Positive MosquitoesMosquitoes positive for West Nile Virus have been trapped in Norwalk. It's the first sppearance of the virus in the state this summer.
West Nile Concerns Prompt Call To Close Parks Before DuskGreenwich health officials are asking that all parks in the area close before dusk because of the threat of the West Nile virus.
Season's First Cases Of West Nile Virus In HorsesOne Connecticut horse has been euthanized and a second is recovering after they were diagnosed with West Nile Virus.
Another West Nile Case In StateThe State Mosquito Management Program is reporting a seventh case of West Nile Virus in a Connecticut resident this summer.
More Human Cases Of West Nile Virus In StateThe number of human cases of West Nile Virus in Connecticut this year continues to rise. There have now been 6 documented cases.
Second West Nile Patient In StateThe state has now recorded a second human case of West Nile virus, just a day after the season's first.