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Wet spring will bring mosquito bites

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS As the uncommonly long winter draws to a close, people soon will replace layers of warm clothes with layers of mosquito repellent. Todd Hanson, Grand Forks Mosquito Control supervisor, says the recent heavy rains were likely to make this mosquito season more buggy than normal. Continue Reading

Seasonal West Nile Virus claims life of ND farmer

May 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN Since West Nile virus claimed the life of farmer-rancher Kim Rath in February, his family has been spreading the word about the deadly mosquito-borne disease, which sickened 89 North Dakotans in 2012 alone. Continue Reading

Area mosquito spraying Friday

July 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Spraying for mosquitoes will be conducted from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday in Buxton, Thompson and Reynolds, N.D., weather permitting. Continue Reading

Aerial mosquito spray set for Beltrami, Fertile, McIntosh

July 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Aerial mosquito spraying over the Minnesota towns of Beltrami, Fertile and McIntosh is scheduled for Friday evening. Continue Reading

Cool spring helps Grand Forks mosquito control well into summer

August 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

An above-average amount of precipitation in the summer months usually results in a high number of mosquitoes buzzing around the area.
This summer is different. Continue Reading

N.D. reports first case of West Nile virus in 2011

July 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Department of Health says the state has identified its first case of West Nile virus for the year. The patient, who was not hospitalized, is a male between the ages of 10 and 19. He lives in Towner County. Continue Reading

N.D. reports first case of West Nile virus in 2011

July 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Department of Health says the state has identified its first case of West Nile virus for the year. The patient, who was not hospitalized, is a male between the ages of 10 and 19. He lives in Towner County. Continue Reading

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Woman who has chemical sensitivity objects planned mosquito spraying

July 29, 2010 in INFORUM

For Joelene Patterson, contact with chemicals can mean an asthma attack, hives, a rash and a trip to the hospital. Continue Reading