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Garland Confirms Human Case Of West Nile Virus

The Garland Health Department received a report of a laboratory confirmed human case of West Nile Virus Monday in an person who lives in the 2900 block of Newburyport Avenue.

09/09/2013

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Arlington To Spray For West Nile Virus

Arlington is about to launch spraying for West Nile Virus after its first infected mosquito was found on the city’s south side.

CBSDFW.COM–08/16/2013

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Concerns Over Product Used For WNV Spraying In Dallas

There are concerns about the ground spraying being done for West Nile virus in Dallas County. Nearly 50 businesses, organization and individuals signed a letter calling for local leaders to prioritize larvicide.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2013

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Heavy West Nile Ground Spraying Underway In Dallas And Tarrant County

Heavy West Nile ground spraying will continue in both Dallas and Tarrant County tonight.

08/11/2013

A lab assistant drops mosquitoes into test tubes to prepare them for West Nile Virus testing. (credit: im Boyle/Getty Images)

Dallas, Flower Mound Begin Spraying For West Nile Virus

Health authorities in North Texas will begin spraying for West Nile virus after detecting a “significant” increase in the type of mosquito that primarily carries the virus.

06/17/2013

Close-Up Of Mosquitoes

Mosquito Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In Highland Park

Last week, the city of Richardson found mosquitoes tested positive in two areas: North Plano Road and East Campbell Road and Renner Road and Northstar Road. The city conducted ground spraying this week in both areas, and also sprayed storm drains at the Plano and Campbell Road area.

CBS 11–04/19/2013

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Dallas County Prepares West Nile Combat Plan

Dallas County Commissioners approved spending $350,000 to combat mosquitoes. The money will go towards hiring a Little Rock, Arkansas-based company to set traps each week, and spray more than 5,000 square miles throughout the season.

02/19/2013

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Frisco & McKinney To Spray For West Nile This Week

Two North Texas cities have announced they will spray for mosquitoes later this week. Officials in both McKinney and neighboring Frisco will conduct ground spraying on Wednesday and Thursday night.

10/01/2012

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Plano Reports Second West Nile Death

A second person has died from the West Nile Virus in Plano, while the total number of reported cases in the city remains at 28.

09/19/2012

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Denton County Delays Aerial Mosquito Spraying

The 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.

CBSDFW.COM–08/30/2012

Jordan Conner of Arlington is recovering from the West Nile virus. (CBS 11 News)

Teen West Nile Victim’s Mom Now Wants Aerial Spraying

Last week, we reported on an Arlington mom whose teen suffers from the most debilitating form of West Nile virus — one which causes swelling of the brain, loss of use of limbs and comas.

08/23/2012

West Nile Aerial Spray Chemicals

Fort Worth Waiting For Test Results Before More West Nile Spraying

Fort Worth should have test results Wednesday which could determine if it will spray in two more parts of the city.

08/21/2012

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