Suffolk residents' concerns of West Nile mount

Fears of West Nile virus have residents of Suffolk County seeking help from the government. Today, Congressman Steve Israel and Suffolk lawmakers are asking the

SUFFOLK COUNTY - Fears of West Nile virus have residents of Suffolk County seeking help from the government. Today, Congressman Steve Israel and Suffolk lawmakers are asking the Centers for Disease Control for help in managing infected birds and mosquitos. So far this summer, six mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile. However, no Long Islanders have contracted the virus as of now.

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