mosquitoes

West Nile Virus still a threat in Western Placer County

Eight additional mosquito samples in western Placer County have tested positive for West Nile virus in the past week, according to the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District. ...

West Nile virus detected west of Lincoln

A mosquito sample tested positive for West Nile virus in a rural area of Placer County west of Lincoln, officials announced Tuesday. The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control Distric ...

Mosquitoes will be out in force this year

With so much rain this past winter, there are massive amounts of standing water just about everywhere. And, there hasn’t been enough heat or north wind to dry it up.That means pe ...