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1st Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed In Maryland This Year

The Maryland Department of Health confirms the first case of West Nile virus in Maryland this year.

08/28/2014

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In Somerset, Mother Nature Is Mosquito Control

A complex geography system in the marshland near Deal Island explains much about the great outdoors humans from Delaware to Virginia enjoy in summer.

06/22/2014

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Maryland Department Of Agriculture Targets Mosquitoes On Eastern Shore

Taking them out before they bite. That’s what’s going on right now in Maryland marshes as the state wages war on mosquitoes.

06/05/2014

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Major Target: Crews Spray For Mosquitoes On Eastern Shore

The Maryland Department of Agriculture is going after mosquitoes.

06/04/2014

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Maryland Takes Aim At Mosquitoes

The Maryland Department of Agriculture says it’s launching an aerial offensive to combat mosquitoes.

05/12/2014

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Anne Arundel Co. Sprays Mosquitoes To Cut Down On West Nile Threat

The state of Maryland is taking new safety steps in the midst of a spike in West Nile virus cases. Wednesday night, crews sprayed communities to kill the mosquitoes that carry this deadly disease.

09/11/2013

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Potentially Deadly Disease To Humans Kills Horse On Eastern Shore

A disease with no known cure kills a horse on the Eastern Shore, and it can kill humans as well. It’s carried by mosquitoes, and it may be even more dangerous than the West Nile virus.

08/16/2013

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Home Remedies For Summertime Ailments

Get caught up on all the remedies for summer-specific ailments like sunburns and bug bites.

07/16/2013

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Scientists Display Work At Md. Research Festival

Maj. Scotty Long is no historian, but his work sometimes leads him to extract DNA from century-old mosquitoes kept by the Smithsonian Institution.

05/09/2013

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DC Reports 1st West Nile Virus Death

District of Columbia health officials are reporting the city’s first West Nile virus death.

09/06/2012

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MDA To Spray For Mosquitoes In Anne Arundel County To Prevent West Nile Virus Spread

The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) will spray for mosquitoes in Anne Arundel County after cases of West Nile Virus reported in Maryland.

09/05/2012

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West Nile Outbreak On Track To Be Worst Ever

West Nile virus now has killed 47 people and infected an estimated 95,000.

08/27/2012

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