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Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 04:53 PM CDT

Dallas County Confirms 19th Case of West Nile of 2016

Dallas County Confirms 19th Case of West Nile of 2016

Dallas County health officials confirmed the county's 19th human case of West Nile virus in 2016 on Tuesday.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 04:22 AM CDT

Rare Weather Pattern May Lead to Early End for WNV Season

Rare Weather Pattern May Lead to Early End for WNV Season

Health officials are closely watching the rare August weather pattern to see how it could change the fight against West Nile virus.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 04:28 AM CDT

Fort Worth Gets Aggressive in Fight Against West Nile, Zika

Fort Worth Gets Aggressive in Fight Against West Nile, Zika

In what has become a battle between man and virus-carrying mosquitoes, Fort Worth has a new strategy to target neighborhoods where West Nile or Zika is a problem.

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016 at 07:40 PM CDT

West Nile Virus May Pose Greater Risk Than Zika Virus

West Nile Virus May Pose Greater Risk Than Zika Virus

Experts stress West Nile virus is a greater risk to North Texans than Zika virus, as the first West Nile death in Dallas County of 2016 is reported.

Monday, Aug 8, 2016 at 11:59 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Confirms First West Nile Death of 2016

Dallas Co. Confirms First West Nile Death of 2016

Dallas County health officials confirm the first death related to West Nile virus for the 2016 season in North Texas.

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 10:27 PM CDT

Tarrant County Considers Aerial Spraying for Mosquitoes

Tarrant County Considers Aerial Spraying for Mosquitoes

Alarmed by the number of mosquitoes found with West Nile virus, Tarrant County's public health director says it's time to consider aerial spraying.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 04:21 PM CDT

3rd West Nile Case Recorded in Denton County

3rd West Nile Case Recorded in Denton County

Denton County health officials are reporting the county's third human case of West Nile virus of the 2016 season.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 04:56 PM CDT

Human West Nile Virus Case Reported in Denton County

Human West Nile Virus Case Reported in Denton County

Denton County health officials are reporting the county's first human case of West Nile virus of the 2016 season on Tuesday.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 04:39 PM CDT

3rd Human Case of West Nile Infection in Dallas County

3rd Human Case of West Nile Infection in Dallas County

A Dallas County resident has been diagnosed with West Nile fever, health officials said Monday.

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 04:26 PM CDT

Dallas County Reports 2nd Human West Nile Virus Case

Dallas County Reports 2nd Human West Nile Virus Case

The second human case of West Nile virus in Dallas County for the 2016 season has been confirmed Friday.