The first case of the West Nile virus was reported in Maryland last week, and state health officials don’t think it will be the last.
Health officials say Maryland has its first confirmed case of West Nile Virus infection this year.
Residents in Maryland are being urged to take measures to prevent the spread of West Nile virus.
In a steamy tropical forest 46 million years ago, a prehistoric mosquito bit a critter, drew blood and was blown into a lake in what is now the northwestern state of Montana. Belly full, she died and sank.