Why Do I Still Have So Many Mosquitoes in Massachusetts During A Drought?

A summer without rain comes with plenty of concerns. Failed crops can hurt farming families. Prices at the grocery store could go up. Relief from heat may be harder to find. Overall we just miss the rain. On a positive note, during this season of close to severe drought conditions…

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West Nile Virus Surfaces in Massachusetts

With Zika being in the news daily it might be easy to forget that there are other mosquito-borne illnesses of concern. Zika is definitely not the only risk. WCBV Channel 5 reports that on July 1st the Massachusetts State Public Health Laboratory collected samples from mosquitoes in Worcester that tested…

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