West Nile Spraying

THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION SAYS A 3RD SPRAYING FOR WEST NILE VIRUS IS SCHEDULED THIS EVENING IN RESIDENTIAL AND RECREATIONAL AREAS IN ALTOONA, HOLLIDAYSBURG …AND IN BLAIR, LOGAN, AND FRANKSTOWN TOWNSHIPS.

92 MOSQUITO SAMPLES HAVE TESTED POSITIVE SO FAR THIS YEAR IN BLAIR COUNTY, BUT NO HUMAN CASES HAVE BEEN REPORTED.

ONE HUMAN DEATH WAS CONFIRMED…AN ELDERLY MAN IN LUZERNE COUNTY.