The warmer winter and unseasonable temperatures extended the breeding season of mosquitoes, which doesn't typically start until April.
Sunday marks the first day of National Mosquito Control Awareness Week.
Florida health officials say a tourist contracted dengue fever while visiting Key West.
Across the Cape Fear mosquito teams have been gearing up for bug season for months now.
New Hanover County leaders are getting ahead of the Zika virus as cases continue to pop up in the U.S.
Mosquito-control workers in the U.S. are taking advance steps to combat the spread of the Zika virus.
The Zika Virus has a lot of people talking about safety, so today we sat down with a mosquito expert to talk about how to prepare for bug season.
Many plants and flowers are blooming earlier than usual at Airlie Gardens due to unseasonably warm weather.
Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, has been identified in mosquitoes collected in Brunswick County.
County spokeswoman Amanda Hutcheson said samples in the county show mosquitoes in the area have tested positive for West Nile Virus. She said these types of pests are typically drawn more to dogs and horses, but people should take appropriate precaution in the area.