Mosquitoes in Adams County test positive for West Nile Virus
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Southwest District Health officials have confirmed that mosquito pools have tested positive with West Nile Virus in Adams County.
The traps were placed in both the Council and Indian Valley areas.
Adams County joins Ada, Canyon, Gem, Gooding, Owyhee, Payette, Twin Falls, Valley, and Washington Counties in Idaho with mosquito pools testing positive with WNV, as well as Malheur County in Oregon.
Payette County has had the only two reported human cases of West Nile Virus in the state to date.