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Halton’s Larviciding Program for West Nile Virus Starts

Halton Region has begun its annual larviciding program to reduce the risk of West Nile virus (WNV) in the community.

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Top Oakville Stories of 2016

2016 was a busy year in Oakville from Missing Persons to New Restaurants, and everything in between. For Oakville News we introduced two new writers: R. Beltzner who has been a excellent reviews on the latest ...

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Oakville resident tests positive for West Nile virus

An Oakville resident has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first human case for Halton this year.

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West Nile Virus found in Oakville

On July 21, 2016, Halton Region announced that a batch of mosquitoes trapped this week in the Town of Oakville tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first batch of WNV positive ...

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Halton starts larviciding program to help prevent West Nile Virus

As part of its commitment to enhancing the health and well-being of residents through public education and preventative programs, Halton Region has begun its annual larviciding program to reduce the risk of West Nile virus ...

First human case of West Nile virus in Oakville

A probable human case of the West Nile virus (WNV) illness has been identified in an adult from the Town of Oakville. This is the first human case for Halton in 2015.

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West Nile virus positive mosquitoes found in Oakville

Two batches of mosquitoes trapped last week in the City of Burlington and the Town of Oakville have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). These are the first two batches of WNV positive mosquitoes ...

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Larviciding program starts now to help prevent West Nile virus in Oakville

To help keep West Nile virus (WNV) out of our communities, Halton Region has now begun its larviciding program. The preventative program targets standing bodies of water which are potential breeding grounds for mosquitoes that ...

West Nile found in Oakville Mosquito

A batch of mosquitoes trapped last week in Oakville has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).

Oakville’s First Human Case of West Nile Virus

The Halton Region Health Department has been notified by the Public Health Ontario – Toronto Laboratory of Halton’s first probable human case of West Nile virus (WNV) illness for 2013: a female in her fifties ...

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