EEE Rochester EEE Patient Returns Home to Cheering Family After Seven Months By Jennette Barnes • Mar 3, 2020 Jennette Barnes / WCAI Robert Hiller, the Rochester man who fell into a coma after contracting Eastern equine encephalitis last summer, finally came home Tuesday. The Facts About Triple E By Heather Goldstone & Elsa Partan • Sep 23, 2019 Culiseta Mosquito / wikipedia It’s officially fall, and temperatures have turned cooler but one unwelcome part of summer continues to linger – and that’s the risk of the mosquito-borne EEE virus. Mosquito-carried Virus EEE Arrives on Cape Cod By Sarah Mizes-Tan • Aug 15, 2019 Sarah Mizes-Tan / WCAI Massachusetts has been seeing an uptick in the number of mosquitoes testing positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis. The virus can be transmitted to humans and is considered dangerous. There's been one confirmed human case this year, in Rochester.