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North Texas To Start Spraying For West Nile

Areas in Dallas County and Tarrant County will begin spraying for West Nile this week, weather permitting, after mosquito pools were confirmed positive for the virus.

06/30/2015

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Water From Rain & Flooding Means A Lot More Mosquitoes

While most North Texans are glad to see the rain gone and rejoicing at the sunshine, experts say the 2015 mosquito population will be one for the record books too.

CBSDFW.COM–06/01/2015

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West Nile Virus Back In North Texas

A mosquito pool in Frisco has tested positive for West Nile Virus. No human cases have been confirmed there.

05/21/2015

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First 2015 Case Of West Nile Reported In Texas

The Texas Department of Health is reporting its first case of West Nile this year.

05/21/2015

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Mosquito Season Begins In Dallas County

Dallas County Health and Human Services started urging residents on Monday to take the necessary precautions in order to avoid exposure to mosquitoes this year.

03/30/2015

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Mosquitoes Swarming Early In North Texas

The calendar only reads March, but a summer pest is already swarming around North Texas.

03/13/2015

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Third Case Of Chikungunya Virus Confirmed In Dallas County

The Dallas County Health Department has confirmed another case of imported Chikungunya virus.

09/29/2014

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83-Year-Old Man Is 3rd West Nile Virus Death In Texas

South Texas health officials have confirmed that an 83-year-old man died this week of the West Nile virus. The unidentified man died Wednesday.

09/12/2014

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Residents Worst Fears About ‘Swampy’ Pond Have Come True

The West Nile Virus is in north Fort Worth. Residents say one of the positive mosquito tests is a result of the city not following its own advice.

CBSDFW.COM–09/05/2014

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2nd Chikungunya Case In Dallas County

Dallas County Health and Human Services reported the county’s second case of the Chikungunya virus this year. The virus is transmitted to humans through mosquito bites.

08/27/2014

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Chikungunya Virus Confirmed In Tarrant County

Public health officials in Tarrant County have confirmed the county’s first case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus disease.

08/22/2014

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No WNV Spraying In Bedford, Despite Positive Mosquito Tests

More than any other area, health officials have found more mosquitoes with West Nile in Tarrant County. The City of Bedford has had the most positive mosquito tests — double the number of any other city in the county.

CBSDFW.COM–08/15/2014

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