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Posted on: August 20, 2019

STATE OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE PLANS TO CONDUCT SECOND ROUND OF AERIAL SPRAYING FOR MOSQUITOES IN SECTIONS

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BOSTON (August 20, 2019) – The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) today announced that as anticipated, a second round of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place in speci...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

New Sharps Disposal Kiosk for Whitman Residents

Sharps disposal kiosk located at Whitman Police Station

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

WFD and Board of Health Offers Safety Reminders After EEE Virus Confirmed in Mosquitoes in Town

Fire Chief and Emergency Management Director Timothy Grenno and Whitman Board of Health Chairman Eric Joubert would like to provide residents with safety reminders after the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus was confirmed in mosquitoes tested in Whi...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

State officials announce plans to conduct aerial spraying

Mosquito

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) today announced that aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place in specific areas of southeastern Massachusetts. So far this year, 22...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Mosquitoes from Whitman

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced today that West Nile virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes collected from Whitman, Massachusetts.  On 7/23/19 one sample collected tested positive for WNV.  

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