The Town of Wells has been advised by the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention that a case of Jamestown Canyon Virus was recently identified in Wells.
Information regarding the Jamestown Canyon Virus can be found here.
Information regarding repellants that can help prevent mosquito bites can be found here.
Due to an arbovirus being present in our community, and out of precaution, the Town of Wells and Maine CDC recommend the following:
More information regarding the Jamestown Canyon Virus and other mosquito-borne illness can be found on the Maine CDC website.