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(credit: CBS 11 News)

West Nile Concerns For Plano’s Balloon Festival

With 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.

CBS 11–09/20/2012

A mosquito sits on a stick. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Some Question Fort Worth No Mosquito Spraying Policy

The City of Fort Worth does not spray for mosquitoes. With the hundreds of reported cases of human West Nile infection across North Texas and the half a dozen West Nile-related deaths, many are questioning why.

CBSDFW.COM–07/31/2012

(credit: Kathy Keatley Garvey, UC Davis Dept. of Entomology)

North Texans Spending Big Bucks To Combat West Nile

Since many cities in North Texas refuse to spray for mosquitos, more and more homeowners are shelling out big bucks of their own to meet the threat of West Nile.

07/18/2012