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September 13, 2018
Mosquito populations thrive thanks to August storms
FARGO — Most people in the Fargo-Moorhead area may have forgotten the heavy rains that fell over the course of two days in late August. Not...
September 13, 2018 - 4:09pm
August 9, 2018
A mosquito first shouldn't be cause for alarm
FARGO—A mosquito first in North Dakota. Cass County Vector Control says it's discovered a new kind of mosquito, capable of carrying West...
August 9, 2018 - 10:51pm
July 18, 2018
Cass County Vector Control combating West Nile carrying mosquitoes
FARGO N.D.—They're near the water, and they hang out in tall grass. Every year, they always seem to come back. Those pesky mosquito....
July 18, 2018 - 11:11pm
June 14, 2018
Despite negative mosquito testing, Vector Control says West Nile is omnipresent in Cass County
FARGO – With mosquitoes testing positive for the West Nile virus in Grand Forks and the Twin Cities, Cass County Vector Control says people...
June 14, 2018 - 10:30pm
May 7, 2018
Metro may see fewer bugs this summer due to a dry spring
FARGO—Vector Control says we might luck out with bug season. A dry spring is making it tough for the Vector Control crew to even find larvae....
May 7, 2018 - 6:43pm
July 18, 2017
West Nile contracted by two North Dakotans
NORTH DAKOTA—Two people have contracted the potentially deadly West Nile Virus in North Dakota. The cases are in neighboring counties,...
July 18, 2017 - 6:38pm
June 16, 2017
Crews spray as recent rainfall creates perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes
METRO—After this week's rainfall we're expecting to see a slight uptick in mosquitoes late next week. It's been a busy few days for the...
June 16, 2017 - 10:07pm
May 4, 2017
Cass County hopes to stagnate this year's mosquito population early
CASS COUNTY, ND—Ditches and ponds are the battleground for this war on mosquitoes. Experts tell us, it's a fight they need to start early...
May 4, 2017 - 6:28pm
August 30, 2016
Due to weather in the Metro spraying for mosquitoes has been more difficult
F-M Area (WDAY News) - Vector Control only goes out at dawn or dusk to spray and with strong winds moving the bugs around and cold nights making...
August 30, 2016 - 7:03pm
May 8, 2015
Vector Control says the time is now to prepare for mosquito season
Good news for a pesky problem: This cold snap is keeping the skeeters at bay, at least for now. Cass County Vector Control brought out its...
May 8, 2015 - 6:07pm
Vector control monitoring mosquito numbers
As mosquito numbers rise many may wonder if they are safe from West Nile Virus. Cass County Vector control has been collecting and studying the...
July 8, 2011 - 4:46pm
July 12, 2010
Vector Control kept busy with ideal conditions for mosquitoes
People with the department say the summer has been filled with ideal conditions for mosquito's to multiply: heat and rain. To keep from having an enormous hatch, the department has sprayed more times than usual. And it's worked; number of mosquito's in traps is comparable to last...
July 12, 2010 - 11:46am
June 16, 2010
Vector Control prepared for more rain
Cass County Vector Control is monitoring 22 static traps nightly in the metro. Each averages 140 mosquitoes. That's two to three times more than last summer, still not as high as 2008, when there were up to 300 per trap. A number of complaints have come in. Workers are spraying...
June 16, 2010 - 3:13pm
May 20, 2010
Vector Control workers hit areas with standing water
Crews are in a time crunch, trying to kill off area mosquitoes that are still in the larva stage. They're going through areas with standing water, dropping more than three thousand pounds of materials this month, to kill the bugs. Vector control workers say there should be considerably...
May 20, 2010 - 11:51am