Community Workshop On Fighting Mosquitoes, ZikaWith Summer and our traditional 'rainy season' just around the corner, community leaders are working together to figure out the best way in controlling Miami-Dade's mosquito population to stem another outbreak of the Zika virus.
Capitol Hill Buzz: Mosquitoes On The House FloorBlamed for dozens of cases of the Zika virus, most people are trying to avoid Florida mosquitoes.
DOH: 3 More Locally Acquired Zika Cases, 2 Outside Zika ZoneThree more locally acquired cases of the Zika virus have been reported, two of which were believed to have been acquired outside the Zika zone.
"Drain & Cover" To Help Control Mosquito Numbers"Drain & Cover" To Control Mosquito Numbers
Florida Has Only Half Of Mosquito Traps Due To Backlog Florida has less than half of the special traps that will be part of the frontline for detecting the Zika virus in mosquitoes because of a backlog.
Bill Gates Fights For End To Mosquito-Borne Illness Philanthropist Bill Gates made a pledge to end malaria within his lifetime and planned to give more money toward that goal.
Third Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed In Central FloridaThe West Nile virus has now been confirmed in a third person in Volusia County.
Air Force Reserve Jets To Spray For Mosquitoes Around HomesteadHomestead residents who live near the Air Reserve Base and the surrounding area shouldn't be surprised if they see some low flying military aircraft over the next few days. They are sprayin' for skeeters.
Miami-Dade Fights War Against Mosquitoes With Aerial SprayingSouth Florida remains under attack from mosquitoes and Thursday night, Miami-Dade County will fire the next shot in the war against these pesky critters.
Air Force Joins Effort To Reduce Mosquito-Borne Illnesses The Air Force is joining in the efforts to help control mosquito borne illnesses bugging South Florida.
Miami-Dade & Air Force Partner To Reduce Mosquito InfestationMiami-Dade County has partnered with the Air Force Reserve to help reduce the infestation of mosquitoes in the area by aerial spraying.
South Florida City Stops Mosquito Sprays To Protect Endangered BatIt's safe to say no one really likes mosquitoes, and the county receives dozens of calls to spray to get rid of them. But, one South Florida city wants the spraying to stop in hopes of saving an endangered bat.