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Spring 2017 Fight the Bite Contest Winners Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2017   Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net   SPRING 2017 FIGHT THE BITE CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED   Elk Grove, CA.— As part of Mosquito Awareness Week  the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announces the winners of the 2017 annual Fight […]

WET WINTER WILL BRING MORE MOSQUITOES THIS SEASON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 14, 2017             Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     WET WINTER WILL BRING MORE MOSQUITOES THIS SEASON –Fight the Bite with Mosquito Awareness Week April 16-22   ELK GROVE, Calif.  A very wet winter will likely result in a busy and […]

Warm Temperatures Bring Mosquitoes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 9, 2017 WARM TEMPERATURES BRING MOSQUITOES Elk Grove, Calif.— While the official start of spring is still a couple of weeks away, warming temperatures have brought an increase in mosquitoes. Warm sunny days along with stagnant water left behind from winter rain storms makes the perfect combination for mosquitoes to breed. “Over […]

Drain After the Rain to Prevent Mosquitoes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2017 DRAIN AFTER THE RAIN TO PREVENT MOSQUITOES Elk Grove, Calif.— The recent rain storm and the very wet winter have left behind a lot of stagnant water. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District reminds the public to “drain after the rain” to prevent mosquitoes from breeding! Rain followed […]

Threat of West Nile Virus Continues

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     THREAT OF WEST NILE VIRUS CONTINUES –Stay Protected from Mosquitoes this Labor Day Weekend    Elk Grove, Ca. — Labor Day is the last official holiday of the summer, however this […]

West Nile Virus Activity Continues to Be Widespread

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net   WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY CONTINUES TO BE WIDESPREAD —Elk Grove is an area of concern    Elk Grove, Ca— Risk of West Nile virus is ongoing throughout Sacramento and Yolo counties as […]

West Nile Virus Activity Continues in Yolo County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY CONTINUES IN YOLO COUNTY Aerial spraying being considered for the City of Davis   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District continues to closely […]

Free Mosquito Repellent Wipes Available for National Night Out

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     FREE MOSQUITO REPELLENT WIPES AVAILABLE FOR NATIONAL NIGHT OUT Personal Protection is Key in Preventing Mosquitoes Bites and West Nile Virus   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control […]