Fenton mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus

(KMOX) — Mosquitoes in Fenton have tested positive for the West Nile Virus. 

The Jefferson County Health Department reports Mosquito Control and Surveillance program will continue. 

Residents are reminded to wear protective clothing and use insect repellents that contain at least 50% DEET.

For more information about the JCHD Mosquito Control and Surveillance Program, preventing mosquito-spread diseases, or mosquito control, please contact the Jefferson County Health Department Vector Control and Surveillance Program at 636-797-3737, ext. 170 or visit www.jeffcohealth.org.

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