August 7th News Round-up

West  Nile Virus found in Mosquitos in Lexington

West Nile Virus infected mosquitoes have been found in several 4AB towns. Lexington is the latest and their statement indicates that there have been no reported cases of WNV in humans. 

MDPH WNV Fact Sheet                                                     Wicked Local Article on Lexington


Discipline Highlight: Town of Lexington Public Health

The Town of Lexington Department of Public Health has provided examples of their recent press releases in relation to West Nile Virus (WNV) and Emergency Preparedness. 

The Town of Lexington Department of Public Health headed by Gerard Cody have graciously allowed the MRPC to share these examples of information sharing and public relations documents.