DCHHS Confirms: Dallas County Man Contracts West Nile FeverThe city of Dallas records its first human case of the West Nile Virus this season. The patient lives in the 75217 zip code, in the southeast section of Dallas.
Residents Worst Fears About ‘Swampy’ Pond Have Come TrueThe 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.
No WNV Spraying In Bedford, Despite Positive Mosquito TestsMore 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.
Spike In Mosquito Numbers Prompt Dallas Spraying“Kill ‘em all!” chuckles Ross Lind, with no sympathy for the mosquitoes of Dallas. He’s ecstatic to hear city crews in Dallas are ready to start spraying for them near his neighborhood.
North Texans Fighting Mosquitoes Ahead Of West NileApril showers bring April mosquitoes, and with that the possibility of West Nile virus. More and more North Texans are turning to a high-tech, albeit expensive way to repel bugs.
Two New Human West Nile Cases In Tarrant CountyTarrant County Public Health has confirmed two additional human cases of West Nile Virus. One patient is in her 30's and contracted West Nile Fever . The other female patient is in her late 60's and has West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease.
11th Case Of West Nile Virus In Dallas CountyOfficials with Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) have confirmed that an 11th person has contracted the West Nile virus.
3rd Case Of West Nile Virus In 3 Days For Dallas CountyFor the third consecutive day Dallas County health officials announce a confirmed human case of West Nile virus. The infected young man, who lives in the University Park 75225 zip code, has been diagnosed with West Nile Fever.
Tarrant County Set For West Nile Ground SprayingWhile there has been only one human case of the West Nile Virus in Tarrant County so far this year, Tarrant County Public Health will have several trucks out tonight spraying for mosquitoes.
Grapevine Mosquito Pool Tests Positive For West NileAfter announcing nearly two weeks ago that the first 2013 human case of West Nile Virus was in Tarrant County, today officials with Tarrant County Public Health announced the county’s first positive mosquito pool sample.
First Human Case Of West Nile In Tarrant CountyExactly one week before summer officially begins, health officials are reporting the first human case of the West Nile Virus in Tarrant County.
CBS 11 I-Team Puts Mosquito Repelling Products To The TestWould you stick your arm in a cage filled with 150 hungry Southern House mosquitoes, which are the very that carry the West Nile virus? Thankfully you don’t have to, because researchers did just that to help the CBS 11 I-Team.
West Nile Virus Trapping & Testing Underway In Fort Worth Tarrant County Public Health has begun trapping and testing West Nile virus mosquito samples. More than 200 traps, across the county, are being used for the seasonal proactive measures.
Denton Co. Trapping Mosqutioes For West Nile TestingHealth officials in Denton County are gearing up for West Nile Virus season and are taking steps to try and find pockets of infestation. For now, testing is being done in unincorporated areas of the county.
CDC: Nation On Track For Deadliest West Nile Year Health officials say they're convinced this will be the worst year for West Nile virus deaths and severe illnesses since the disease hit America's shores in 1999.