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Treatment options for yards to repel mosquitoes. (Photo: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

Md. Health Officials Expect More West Nile Virus Cases

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.

08/31/2014

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West Nile Virus Detected in 4 Maryland Counties

Health officials say Maryland has its first confirmed case of West Nile Virus infection this year.

08/29/2014

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Health Officials Warn Against West Nile Virus in Md.

Residents in Maryland are being urged to take measures to prevent the spread of West Nile virus.

07/19/2014

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Ancient Bug’s Last Supper Of Blood Still In Fossil Found In Basement

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.

10/17/2013

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