South Meadows-area mosquito sample tests positive for West Nile Virus

In an official statement Monday, the Washoe County Health District has confirmed that a mosquito sample from the South Meadows area in Reno has tested positive for West Nile Virus. This is the first positive test in 2015, officials said.

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