Mosquitoes in Silverton have tested positive for the West Nile Virus.
Hamilton County Public Health Spokesman Mike Samet says no human infections have been reported yet, but people should still take precautions. That includes getting rid of standing water, applying larvicide to standing water that can't be drained, and using insect repellent. See more on the agency's "Drain, Dunk, Protect" effort below.
What is West Nile Virus (WNV)?