Researchers Hope To Control Disease-Spreading MosquitosWest Nile, then Chikungunya, and this spring the newest threat from mosquitos -- Zika. And as North Texas warms up, with plenty of water around, the insects are hunting early; preparing for battle.
Officials: Zika Virus Case Confirmed In Tarrant CountyOfficials have confirmed the first case of a patient having Zika virus in Tarrant County.
Colleyville Finds Mosquito With West NileDon't forget the bug spray when you head outdoors this summer. The West Nile threat is real, and DFW communities are taking steps to help keep you and your family safe.
Heavy West Nile Ground Spraying Underway In Dallas And Tarrant CountyHeavy West Nile ground spraying will continue in both Dallas and Tarrant County tonight.
Pop A Pill & Keep Mosquitoes Away? The owner of a homeopathic clinic in Calgary, Alberta has created a pill, which she says protects against mosquito bites.
Dallas Residents Say Potholes Are West Nile RiskAs the City of Dallas targets eight mosquito hot spots to spray this week, some neighbors said that the city should also fix the potholes in alleys as part of its effort to control the spread of the West Nile Virus.
Dallas Taking Closer Look At West Nile PlanOfficials with the City of Dallas will take a closer look on Monday at plans to fight West Nile Virus this year before it strikes.
Dallas Training Dozens To Trap MosquitoesThe City of Dallas is putting together a new game plan to attack mosquitoes this year after hundreds of people across North Texas contracted West Nile Virus last year.
West Nile Concerns For Plano's Balloon FestivalWith the threat of the West Nile Virus still looming as Plano’s Balloon Festival is set to start, the city’s health department has been working overtime to drive out any mosquitoes.
DCHHS 2013 West Nile Virus Plan Of Attack UnderwayWhile the calendar inches closer to the end of mosquito season health officials in Dallas County are already working on their West Nile virus plan of attack for next year.
Arlington To Vote On Increasing West Nile Virus BudgetOne North Texas city has plans to expand its ability to fight mosquitos carrying West Nile Virus, even if the insects are around into the fall.
Denton County Delays Aerial Mosquito SprayingThe North Texas weather is having an impact on the battle against West Nile Virus. Officials in Denton County have delayed their plans to start aerial mosquito spraying tonight.