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Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

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.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 11:24 PM CDT

Tarrant County Confirms First Human WNV Case of 2016

Tarrant County Confirms First Human WNV Case of 2016

Tarrant County health officials confirmed the county's first human case of West Nile virus in 2016 on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 05:40 AM CDT

Dallas County Considers Aerial Mosquito Spraying

Dallas County Considers Aerial Mosquito Spraying

Beekeepers are angry about a new Dallas County contract to arrange for possible aerial mosquito spraying if human cases of West Nile virus surge.

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016 at 09:33 PM CDT

First Human Case of West Nile Virus in Dallas Co.

First Human Case of West Nile Virus in Dallas Co.

Dallas County Health and Human Services officials confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus in the county for the 2016 season.