Larimer County Health Department http://www.kunc.org en After Positive Fort Collins Test, What To Know About Tularemia http://www.kunc.org/post/after-positive-fort-collins-test-what-know-about-tularemia <p>A wild rabbit in Fort Collins recently tested positive for a disease called tularemia, a very infectious disease that can sicken humans as well as animals, the Larimer County Health Department <a href="http://www.larimer.org/news/newsDetail.cfm?id=2531" target="_blank">reported</a>.</p><p>So how worried should you be?</p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:10:19 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58675 at http://www.kunc.org After Positive Fort Collins Test, What To Know About Tularemia West Nile Virus Risk Escalates in Larimer County http://www.kunc.org/post/west-nile-virus-risk-escalates-larimer-county <p>Larimer County is confirming <a href="http://www.larimer.org/health/cd/westnile.asp">two human cases of West Nile Virus</a> this year. The news is raising concerns about the increased risk of infection for residents.</p><p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 20:44:54 +0000 Grace Hood 47764 at http://www.kunc.org West Nile Virus Risk Escalates in Larimer County In Larimer County, Rabies Cases On The Rise http://www.kunc.org/post/larimer-county-rabies-cases-rise <p>Three skunks and one raccoon have tested positive for rabies in the past week, bringing the total rabies cases this year to six in Larimer County, including five skunks and one raccoon.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 24 Mar 2013 17:43:24 +0000 Jackie Fortier 41972 at http://www.kunc.org In Larimer County, Rabies Cases On The Rise Fort Collins Sprays for Mosquitoes In Response to Increase in West Nile Cases http://www.kunc.org/post/fort-collins-sprays-mosquitoes-response-increase-west-nile-cases <p>While it’s not experiencing the same volume of West Nile virus cases like Texas, the<a href="http://www.fcgov.com"> city of Fort Collins</a> will spray for mosquitoes starting tonight. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 19:47:04 +0000 Brian Larson 32937 at http://www.kunc.org Fort Collins Sprays for Mosquitoes In Response to Increase in West Nile Cases They’re Ba-ck… More Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile Virus http://www.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://www.kunc.org They’re Ba-ck… More Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile Virus