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Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 03:39 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports First WNV-Positive Traps of 2016

Dallas Co. Reports First WNV-Positive Traps of 2016

Dallas County Health and Human Services says the county's first positive West Nile virus mosquito traps have been collected for the 2016 season.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 10:55 PM CDT

North Texas Prepares for Active Mosquito Season

North Texas Prepares for Active Mosquito Season

Several hundred mosquito traps are now placed each week across the Dallas-Fort Worth area, capturing mosquitoes that could potentially carry the West Nile virus.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 06:11 PM CDT

Experts Expect Active Summer for West Nile Virus

Experts Expect Active Summer for West Nile Virus

Scientists trapping and testing mosquitoes in Denton say conditions look very similar to 2012, a year when Texas lead the nation in West Nile virus cases.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 03:17 PM CDT

Positive West Nile Test Confirmed in Grand Prairie

Positive West Nile Test Confirmed in Grand Prairie

Grand Prairie will spray for mosquitoes this week after a mosquito tested positive for West Nile virus.

Friday, May 6, 2016 at 03:58 PM CDT

First WNV Sample of 2016 Reported in Arlington

First WNV Sample of 2016 Reported in Arlington

Tarrant County health officials are reporting the county's first positive West Nile virus mosquito sample of 2016.

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 04:18 PM CDT

Lewisville Reports Its First West Nile Case of 2016

Lewisville Reports Its First West Nile Case of 2016

The city of Lewisville is reporting its first positive West Nile virus mosquito trap of 2016.

Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015 at 11:10 AM CDT

Plano Reports Human Case of West Nile Virus

Plano Reports Human Case of West Nile Virus

A person in Plano has contracted the West Nile virus, according to the city's Environmental Health Department.

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015 at 03:10 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports 23rd Human Case of West Nile

Dallas Co. Reports 23rd Human Case of West Nile

Dallas County is reporting its 23rd human case of West Nile virus this season in the 75063 zip code.

Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015 at 11:01 PM CDT

Fort Worth Nurse Battles West Nile Virus

Fort Worth Nurse Battles West Nile Virus

Denise Brunson is recovering at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital from the neuroinvasive form of West Nile virus and spoke only to NBC 5 News about her ordeal.

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015 at 02:28 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports 22nd Human Case of WNV

Dallas Co. Reports 22nd Human Case of WNV

Dallas County is reporting its 22nd human case of West Nile virus this season in the 75243 zip code.