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(Santa Clara Vector Control)

Mosquito Spraying Planned For Contra Costa County Tuesday Night

Parts of the Martinez, Pittsburg and Bay Point waterfronts will be fogged Tuesday evening in an ongoing effort to control mosquito populations in the area and prevent the spread of West Nile virus.

10/21/2014

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San Mateo County Officials Spraying For Mosquitos To Prevent West Nile Virus

County mosquito control officials will spray for mosquitoes in a roughly square-mile section of East San Mateo tonight to prevent the spread of West Nile virus, county officials said Wednesday.

07/30/2014

(Santa Clara Vector Control)

Spraying Planned For More South Bay Mosquitoes Discovered With West Nile Virus

The discovery of several mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus in the South Bay is prompting officials to once again spray for the insect.

06/30/2014

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Richmond Sears Employee Pepper-Sprayed In $25K Jewelry Heist

Police in Richmond are attempting to find a man who pepper-sprayed a Sears employee and stole more than $25,000 in jewelry from the store, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.

05/08/2014

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Santa Clara County Using Helicopters To Spray For Mosquitos

Santa Clara County Vector Control will spray insecticides by helicopter on Tuesday morning to prevent the emergence of adult mosquitoes, according to an agency press release.

04/29/2014

A worker wears a hazmat suit. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

8 Hospitalized After Flea Spraying At Redwood City Trailer Park

Eight people were taken to hospitals Monday night after being exposed to a pesticide at a San Mateo County trailer park, a battalion chief said.

12/18/2012

An Asian Tiger mosquito feeds from the blood from a person. (Jack Leonard/New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board/Getty Images)

Mosquito Spraying Planned In Brentwood After West Nile Discovery

The discovery of birds infected with West Nile virus has prompted Contra Costa County officials to schedule a mosquito spraying in Brentwood Thursday night.

08/23/2012

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