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Case of Mosquito-Borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis Leads to Death in Fairhaven

Case of Mosquito-Borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis Leads to Death in Fairhaven

A local woman in Fairhaven, Massachusetts woman, passed away on Sunday from rare Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus - becoming the fourth person in the state to contract the brain-swelling mosquito-borne illness which left another man in a coma.

2018 Most-Searched Household Pest in Massachusetts Was Flies

2018 Most-Searched Household Pest in Massachusetts Was Flies

According to a recent study by Organic Lesson, the most-searched household pest in Massachusetts in 2018 was flies. Three insects—flies, ants, and mosquitoes—were identified in the study as the top-searched pests across forty-one states.