Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 05:17 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Health Confirms 2 New West Nile Cases

Dallas Co. Health Confirms 2 New West Nile Cases

Dallas County health leaders confirm two more people have contracted West Nile virus, bringing the total number of human cases in the county this year up to seven.

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 05:01 PM CDT

Bedford Mosquito Sample Tests Positive for WNV

Bedford Mosquito Sample Tests Positive for WNV

A mosquito sample has tested positive for West Nile virus in Bedford, the Tarrant County Public Health Department says Monday.

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 05:28 PM CDT

Denton Co. Reports 1st Human West Nile Case

Denton Co. Reports 1st Human West Nile Case

Health officials are reporting the first human case of West Nile virus this year in Denton County.

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 at 08:12 AM CDT

City of Fort Worth to Spray for Mosquitoes Again

City of Fort Worth to Spray for Mosquitoes Again

The City of Fort Worth will spray for mosquitoes in three different areas during the next four days as more mosquito traps have tested positive for the West Nile virus.

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 05:45 PM CDT

Fort Worth Set to Spray for Mosquitoes Again

Fort Worth Set to Spray for Mosquitoes Again

The city of Fort Worth is set to spray a southwest Fort Worth neighborhood for the second time in three weeks to rid the area of West Nile carrying mosquitoes.

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015 at 05:12 PM CDT

Dallas County Reports 3rd Human Case of WNV

Dallas County Reports 3rd Human Case of WNV

Dallas County health officials are reporting the county's third human case of West Nile virus of the 2015 season Wednesday.

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015 at 07:20 PM CDT

Chikungunya Case Confirmed in Plano, WNV Trap Positive

Chikungunya Case Confirmed in Plano, WNV Trap Positive

Plano will spray for mosquitoes Thursday after learning both a resident returned home from a trip abroad with the chikungunya virus and that a mosquito trap at a city park tested positive for West Nile virus.

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015 at 07:38 PM CDT

Reports of West Nile Virus Infected Mosquitoes Increase

Reports of West Nile Virus Infected Mosquitoes Increase

The count of Dallas County mosquito traps testing positive this summer for West Nile virus grew to 172 Tuesday.

Friday, Aug 7, 2015 at 05:43 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports 2nd WNV Human Case of 2015

Dallas Co. Reports 2nd WNV Human Case of 2015

Dallas County health officials are reporting the county's second human case of West Nile virus of the 2015 season Friday.

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015 at 05:57 PM CDT

Heat and Mosquitoes: What Does it Mean?

Heat and Mosquitoes: What Does it Mean?

The recent streak of triple digit temperatures is creating good conditions for mosquitoes that can carry the West Nile virus, but that doesn’t mean we’re in for an outbreak.