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Mosquitoes All Over, Test Positive For West Nile Nearby


The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, in collaboration with Carroll College and Montana State University, has confirmed this season’s first signs of West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes in Phillips, Sheridan, Blaine, Cascade, Prairie and Teton counties.

In addition, an American white pelican near the Medicine Lake National Wildlife Refuge in Sheridan County tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).

Karla Thompson of the Valley County Health Department told The Courier that as of Tuesday, no human cases of WNV have been reported in the county.

No case of human infec...

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