“The Virginia Department of Health reported 18 travel-related cases of the Zika virus in Virginia residents to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as of last Thursday.
“Two of those cases are in the northwest region; nine are in the northern region, one in the eastern region, four in the central region and two in the southwest region.
“Dr. Wade Kartchner, health director for the Rappahannock-Rapidan Health Department located in Warrenton, said Culpeper is part of the VDH’s northwest region, which also includes Madison, Orange, Fauquier and Rappahannock counties.
“For more information about the Zika virus, Dr. Kartchner and Daniel Ferrell, VDH’s Rappahannock-Rapidan district epidemiologist, will give a presentation during the Culpeper County Board of Supervisors on June 7 at 10 a.m. and to the Madison County Board of Supervisors on June 14 at 4 p.m.”
Source: Culpepper Star Exponent