Mosquitoes prove to be double trouble for Malheur County

By Les Zaitz
The Enterprise
VALE - Infected mosquitoes are on the loose in Malheur County, posing a threat to spread two viruses that can sicken people and animals.
County and state officials recently reported the first case in Oregon this year of a human infected with West Nile Virus, following testing showing several pools of mosquitoes carrying the virus. State health officials said the person didn’t require hospitalization and has recovered.
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