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Mosquito control will begin a year early in Havre

The Hill County Mosquito Control District will likely receive funding from two sources to start mosquito reduction efforts a year ahead of schedule.

The Hill County Commission today approved lending the district up to $50,000 from the county's oil and gas accelerated tax fund, and the district is also expected to get a portion of a federal appropriation this summer to fund equipment purchases.

Without the funding, the district would have had to wait until next year to start its mosquito reduction programs.

"I think we'd be remiss in our duties if we didn't do anything to try to get the dist...


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