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DON’T RISK RABIES: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF

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Sunny skies, warm weather, and plenty of things to do.  For most people, summertime means spending a lot more time outside. 

While the camping trips, cookouts and beach days are all fun, it’s important that we know how to protect ourselves from the potential dangers that can be found in the great outdoors.

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SEN. RITCHIE TO HOST NO-COST EEE HORSE VACCINE CLINICS THIS WEEK

Vaccine 90 Percent Effective Against Always-Fatal Disease in Horses

State Senator Patty Ritchie today announced she’s sponsoring two, no-cost EEE vaccine clinics for horses this week.

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CNY HORSES GAIN PROTECTION FROM DEADLY EEE

Half-dozen Oswego Horses Join Over 200 Protected Through Ritchie-sponsored Clinics

A half-dozen Oswego County horses can be added to the list of equines now protected from the deadly EEE virus, following last night’s no-cost vaccination clinic sponsored in New Haven by State Senator Patty Ritchie.

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RABIES CASES REPORTED IN NORTH COUNTRY

Senator Ritchie Offers Tips to Stay Safe from Deadly Disease

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SENATOR RITCHIE ANNOUNCES FREE MOSQUITO TREATMENTS FOR HOMEOWNERS

Recruiting 2,736 CNY and NNY Citizens in the Fight Against Deadly EEE Virus

State Senators Patty Ritchie, David Valesky, John DeFrancisco and Joseph Griffo, and Assemblyman Will Barclay today joined with county and local health officials to announce the availability to homeowners of free mosquito treatments to help stop the spread of the deadly EEE virus.

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FIGHT THE BITE! MOSQUITO TREATMENTS, HORSE VACCINES STILL AVAILABLE

Third Case of West Nile Virus Reported in Oswego County

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Senator Patty Ritchie's "Bath Salts" Town Hall

Senator Patty Ritchie, Anita Seefried-Brown of the Jefferson County Alcohol and Subatance Abuse Council, District Attorney Cindy Intschert and Oswego County Undersheriff Eugene Sullivan discuss the growing "bath salts" menace, and answer listeners' questions, on this Town Hall sponsored by Senator Ritchie. 

FIGHT THE BITE: HUNDREDS OF FREE ANTI-MOSQUITO TREATMENTS STILL AVAILABLE

Product Can Knock Down Disease-Causing Mosquitoes Before They Bite 

In the wake of our region’s first fatality from West Nile Virus, and following growing discoveries of the disease in counties across the state, Central New York lawmakers are reminding homeowners that hundreds of free larvicide treatments that can knock down mosquitoes are still available.

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