State Mosquito Management Program starts trapping and testing program

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A sure sign that summer is around the corner, the State Mosquito Management Program is starting its trapping and testing program.

Teams will monitor mosquitoes for viruses that make people sick. The first test results will be available next week.

Mosquitoes will be trapped and tested at 91 locations statewide through October.

Last year, there were three confirmed cases of West Nile in Connecticut.

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