Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 11:15 PM CDT

Why Mosquitoes Love You

Why Mosquitoes Love You

An article from experts at the Smithsonian sheds new light on why mosquitoes may love you more than others.

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 08:20 PM CDT

Dallas Sprays for an Abundance of Mosquitoes

Dallas Sprays for an Abundance of Mosquitoes

The City of Dallas is rolling out the spray trucks to fight an abundance of mosquitoes that could possibly carry West Nile virus.

Monday, Jun 30, 2014 at 03:17 PM CDT

West Nile Virus Threat for Summer in Texas Unknown

West Nile Virus Threat for Summer in Texas Unknown

A cooler-than-normal spring has slowed the breeding season for mosquitoes, but experts warn this doesn't mean that Texans should let down their guard when it comes to protecting themselves from the West...

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:43 AM CDT

Mosquito Tests Positive for WNV in Tarrant County

Mosquito Tests Positive for WNV in Tarrant County

A mosquito has tested positive for West Nile virus in Tarrant County for the first time in 2014, according to the Tarrant County Public Health Department.

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 09:57 AM CDT

Irving to Spray for Mosquitoes Despite Zero WNV Cases

Irving to Spray for Mosquitoes Despite Zero WNV Cases

The City of Irving is spraying for mosquitoes in Las Colinas even though no mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus.

Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 at 08:39 AM CDT

Dry Conditions Lead to Aggressive Mosquitoes

Dry Conditions Lead to Aggressive Mosquitoes

Researchers at UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth say mosquitoes are evolving to stand a better chance during dry conditions plaguing North Texas.

Thursday, Jun 5, 2014 at 06:25 AM CDT

UNT, Fort Worth Fight West Nile Virus Together

UNT, Fort Worth Fight West Nile Virus Together

The University of North Texas Health Science Center showed off its laboratory on Wednesday for the first time since it took over collecting, sorting and some testing for West Nile virus for the City of...

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 06:32 AM CDT

Coppell Begins Ground Spraying

Coppell Begins Ground Spraying

The City of Coppell began ground spraying for mosquitoes this week.

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 06:24 AM CDT

Carrollton Increases Mosquito Traps in West Nile Virus Fight

Carrollton Increases Mosquito Traps in West Nile Virus Fight

In an effort to keep fighting the West Nile virus, the City of Carrollton has increased its number of mosquito traps from six to 14.

Monday, May 5, 2014 at 09:27 AM CDT

Denton: No West Nile Virus in 1st Round of Tests

Denton: No West Nile Virus in 1st Round of Tests

The first round of mosquito testing at Denton's local laboratory yielded no positive hits for West Nile virus.