Powassan, Ontario

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city in Ontario, Canada, where disease was first reported.
Powassan encephalitis - an acute disease of children, transmitted by ixodid ticks.
Powassan virus - causes Powassan encephalitis.
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The North Bay Astronomy Club will host its 10th annual Gateway to the Universe star party at Munro Campground west of Powassan, Ontario. [greater than] [greater than] Call Tom Ouellette at 705-474-7666 or Merlin Clayton at 705-472-1182; galaxy@efni.com.