Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 at 12:03 AM CDT

Officials Want North Texans to Prepare for Mosquito Season

Officials Want North Texans to Prepare for Mosquito Season

Mosquitoes are already moving into North Texas and some cities are getting a head start to fight the bite.

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 12:15 PM CDT

Dallas Presents Mosquito Abatement Plan

Dallas Presents Mosquito Abatement Plan

The City of Dallas' 2014 mosquito plan was presented Monday at Dallas City Hall.

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 06:10 PM CST

Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Dallas County Health and Human Services says they're starting the war on West Nile early to prevent this year's season from having the deadly effects of years prior.

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 10:54 PM CST

Cold Snap Lessens West Nile Virus Threat

Cold Snap Lessens West Nile Virus Threat

As three more cases of West Nile virus are reported, the colder weather raises hopes that mosquitoes that carry the disease will soon go dormant.

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 11:21 AM CST

Dallas Confirms 7th Human Case of West Nile Virus

Dallas Confirms 7th Human Case of West Nile Virus

The City of Dallas confirms Wednesday the 7th case of West Nile virus found this year.

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 12:18 AM CST

West Nile Virus Still a Serious Threat

West Nile Virus Still a Serious Threat

Many of the spray trucks throughout North Texas are being put away for the winter, but the threat from West Nile virus remains.

Friday, Nov 1, 2013 at 05:52 PM CDT

Tarrant County Reports Seventh West Nile Virus Case

Tarrant County Reports Seventh West Nile Virus Case

Dallas County Health and Human Services confirms Thursday the 15th case of West Nile virus found in the county this year.

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 04:01 PM CDT

Dallas County Confirms 15th Case of West Nile Virus

Dallas County Confirms 15th Case of West Nile Virus

Dallas County Health and Human Services confirms Thursday the 15th case of West Nile virus found in the county this year.

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013 at 04:47 PM CDT

Dallas County Confirms 14th Case of West Nile Virus

Dallas County Confirms 14th Case of West Nile Virus

Dallas County Health and Human Services confirms the 14th case of West Nile virus found in the county this year.

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2013 at 06:02 PM CDT

Denton Sprays After Late Season West Nile Case

Denton Sprays After Late Season West Nile Case

While it's starting to feel like fall, mosquitoes are still out and about. Denton city leaders have decided to spray an area near Wiggly Field Dog Park after a late season case of West Nile fever.