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Health officials confirm four new West Nile Virus cases

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JACKSON – Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirms four new human cases of West Nile virus (WNV), bringing the total for 2015 to 22 cases. The cases were reported in Hinds, Madison (2) and Yazoo counties. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Attala, Covington, Forrest (2), Hinds (4), Madison (4), Montgomery, Rankin (5), Simpson (2), ...

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VDCI lands mosquito-abatement contract

With spring comes mosquitoes and the threat of West Nile virus, but one county is taking a proactive defense. The Hinds County Board of Supervisors members have awarded a mosquito abatement contract to Vector Disease Control International (VDCI). Terms were not disclosed. VDCI has an office located in Jackson, and has been serving the Jackson metro area since 2001. The ...

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