mosquito

Vicious biter mosquito out in force in Placer County

Placer County’s mosquito watchdog is warning to guard against the Western Malaria Mosquito. And while the tiny pest won’t be carrying the feared West Nile Virus, it is ...

First West Nile positive bird of year found in Rocklin

The first bird in Placer County to test positive this year for West Nile virus has been found in Rocklin. "Dead birds provide an early indication of where virus activity is increa ...