Mosquito in Fayette tests positive for West Nile virus
A mosquito in Masontown has tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to the state Department of Environmental Protection.
On Wednesday, 21 mosquito samples tested positive for West Nile virus across Pennsylvania. The department tests daily for the virus.
Last week, a mosquito in Penn Township, Westmoreland County, tested positive for the virus.
Pennsylvania's West Nile Virus Control Program includes trapping mosquitoes, collecting dead birds and monitoring horses and people for the virus.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
- Champion Christian School students to present biblical-based musical
- FRIENDS of Carnegie Free Library of Connellsville seeks members
- Lynn: Crazy Cowboy Band to perform at Dawson Brownfield center
- Fire at North Union industrial building ruled accidental
- Geibel grad dreams big, lands role in second feature film
- Park, library upgrades on agenda for Connellsville Redevelopment Authority
- Official says Connellsville on right path
- Fayette woman wins $13M discrimination lawsuit
- Laurel Highlands teacher ‘humbled’ by St. Vincent award
- Trail preparation commences in Connellsville
- Bullskin Township Elementary student council gets students involved