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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

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

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.