Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Tuesday, Jul 7, 2015 at 01:34 PM CDT

Carrollton to Spray for Mosquitoes Tuesday, Wednesday

Carrollton to Spray for Mosquitoes Tuesday, Wednesday

Carrollton Animal Services will spray for mosquitoes after DCHHS says one of the insects caught in a trap tested positive for West Nile virus.

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 08:13 AM CDT

State Confirms Human West Nile Case in North Texas

State Confirms Human West Nile Case in North Texas

The Texas Department of State Health confirmed the first North Texas human case of West Nile virus in Kaufman County overnight.

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 05:55 PM CDT

First 2015 North Texas West Nile Case Confirmed

First 2015 North Texas West Nile Case Confirmed

The state health department confirms the year's first North Texas human case of West Nile virus Tuesday night.

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015 at 10:42 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Steps Up Efforts Against Chikungunya

Dallas Co. Steps Up Efforts Against Chikungunya

Dallas County is stepping up its efforts to look for signs of yet another threat transmitted by mosquitoes.

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015 at 05:40 PM CDT

Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile in Glenn Heights

Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile in Glenn Heights

A mosquito trapped in unincorporated Tarrant County has tested positive for West Nile virus, county officials say Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015 at 04:52 PM CDT

Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile Near Mansfield

Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile Near Mansfield

A mosquito trapped in unincorporated Tarrant County has tested positive for West Nile virus, county officials say Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015 at 10:39 PM CDT

Dallas 3-1-1 Calls Up for Mosquitoes, Standing Water

Dallas 3-1-1 Calls Up for Mosquitoes, Standing Water

Vacant properties have long been breeding grounds for mosquitoes – with standing water sitting unseen for weeks on end.

Thursday, Jun 18, 2015 at 04:58 PM CDT

Tarrant Co. Confirms Positive West Nile Virus Sample

Tarrant Co. Confirms Positive West Nile Virus Sample

Two mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in unincorporated Tarrant County, health officials confirm.

Monday, Jun 15, 2015 at 05:04 PM CDT

Little Elm On Guard After West Nile Found

Little Elm On Guard After West Nile Found

Town leaders aren’t spraying just yet, but they are keeping a close eye on the situation after a mosquito pool tested positive for the illness last week in Little Elm.

Wednesday, Jun 10, 2015 at 06:23 PM CDT

Cities in Denton County Get Serious Against West Nile

Cities in Denton County Get Serious Against West Nile

After a wet May the city of Sanger has begun twice-weekly mosquito spraying even with no positive West Nile virus samples yet.