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Eight samples of mosquitoes in county test positive for West Nile

September 14, 2010

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced Monday that another sample of mosquitoes from Franklin County has tested positive for West Nile virus.

The county has had eight samples test positive in the past few weeks. Through mid-August, DEP officials said there weren't any positive samples in Franklin County.

The state's website shows 413 samples from Franklin County have been tested so far in 2010.

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