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West Nile Mosquitoes Found In Unincorporated Tarrant County

Ground spraying is scheduled for Friday night in the area around Grimsley Gibson Road.

06/24/2015

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Dallas Sprays For Mosquitoes To Decrease Risk Of West Nile Virus

In an effort to decrease the risk of West Nile Virus, Dallas County is spraying several cities for mosquitoes this week. Officials urge residents to remain inside while sprayers are in the area between 9pm and 5am.

06/14/2015

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Dallas County Working To Control Mosquito Population

DCHHS purchased more than 10,000 mosquito dunks and issued the supply to cities throughout Dallas County.

06/02/2015

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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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Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests Away

Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs

05/21/2015

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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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Eleventh Case Of Imported Chikungunya Virus Confirmed In Dallas Co.

The Dallas County Health Department is reporting an 11th case of Chikungunya virus in the county.

02/02/2015

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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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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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Mosquito Carrying Rare Virus Trapped In Texas

When it comes to mosquitoes the main concern for North Texans lately has been West Nile Virus. Now health officials in Houston believe they’ve trapped a mosquito carrying a virus known as chikungunya.

08/07/2014

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Neighborhood Abuzz, Bat Houses Keeping Mosquitoes Away

Homeowners have started using an unconventional method to keep pesky mosquitoes from buzzing around.

08/04/2014

Mosquito larvae are seen on the surface of a neglected pool at a foreclosed home. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Colleyville West Nile Woes Continue Despite Aggressive Treatment

City workers in Colleyville have been engaged in what, so far, seems like a futile fight. Despite aggressive treatment, the West Nile Virus keeps popping up in one area — over and over.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2014

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