Colorado Mosquito Control http://kunc.org en Finding An All-Natural Alternative To DEET http://kunc.org/post/finding-all-natural-alternative-deet <p>Since West Nile Virus was first identified more than a decade ago, applying bug spray became a must for summer outings. But sprays containing DEET can be a turn off. They can be smelly and feel greasy.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 49255 at http://kunc.org Finding An All-Natural Alternative To DEET They’re Ba-ck… More Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile Virus http://kunc.org/post/they-re-ba-ck-more-mosquitoes-testing-positive-west-nile-virus <p>Colorado’s <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/westnile/surv&amp;controlCaseCount12_detailed.htm">three confirmed cases</a> of West Nile Virus are trailing hard-hit areas like Texas—which has seen more than 300. But local health officials are still warning there are risks. Fri, 17 Aug 2012 20:42:37 +0000 Grace Hood 32309 at http://kunc.org They’re Ba-ck… More Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile Virus The Costs of Mosquito Control http://kunc.org/post/costs-mosquito-control <p>Across many parts of Colorado, recent rains and flooding have left behind ample breeding grounds for mosquitoes, and health concerns are growing after Boulder County officials reported the first human case of West Nile virus this week. Many cities and counties are trying to strike a balance between protecting the public and their bottom line. Thu, 21 Jul 2011 22:23:48 +0000 Melanie DeVries 11653 at http://kunc.org The Costs of Mosquito Control