Help Prevent Spread of West Nile Virus - Around Town - Redmond, WA Patch

June 28, 2013 9:30 PM

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Help Prevent Spread of West Nile Virus - Around Town - Redmond, WA  Patch

Plenty of recent rain, coupled with expected high temps over the next week, could make for an explosion of mosquitoes in our area, and the West Nile virus season has begun.

The Washington state Department of Health said that the first positive results for the virus were received recently in Yakima County--a month earlier than in previous years--and again asks people to both report dead birds and to take steps to reduce the mosquito population around homes. Doing so can...

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