West Nile detected in Grand Forks mosquito collection
Since the West Nile virus was discovered Wednesday in mosquitoes in the Grand Forks area, local officials are asking the public to take extra precautions to avoid being bitten.
Todd Hanson, supervisor for the mosquito control program in Grand Forks, said West Nile virus was detected in a pool of mosquitoes Tuesday at one of their 23 trapping locations around the city.
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