- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 14, 2016

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - The city of Grand Forks says a crow with West Nile virus has been identified.

Officials are reminding people to take precautions to avoid bites from mosquitoes, which spread the virus.

People can reduce their risk by using insect repellant, limiting time outdoors, covering up with long pants and shirts and getting rid of standing water where mosquitoes can breed.

Symptoms of West Nile include fever, headache, body aches and rash.

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