Sunday, February 25, 2024

Tag: mosquitoes

Regular Sign of Summer: Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Winnetka, Glencoe, Wilmette

It is that time of the year as the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District recently has collected mosquitos in Winnetka, Glencoe, Wilmette and other local communities that tested positive for West Nile virus. The positive batches were collected on July 28 (Winnetka), July 26 (Glencoe, Niles and...

News Briefs: West Nile found in local mosquitoes in regular sign of summer; NTHS board approves teachers contract; Firehouse opening this summer

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District recently found the first West Nile virus positive mosquitoes to occur in Northfield traps this year. The sample was taken on June 2 and tested on June 6, according to a release from the district. It marks the first...