Complete coverage of the West Nile virus in North Texas

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015 at 07:20 PM CDT

Chikungunya Case Confirmed in Plano, WNV Trap Positive

Chikungunya Case Confirmed in Plano, WNV Trap Positive

Plano will spray for mosquitoes Thursday after learning both a resident returned home from a trip abroad with the chikungunya virus and that a mosquito trap at a city park tested positive for West Nile virus.

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015 at 07:38 PM CDT

Reports of West Nile Virus Infected Mosquitoes Increase

Reports of West Nile Virus Infected Mosquitoes Increase

The count of Dallas County mosquito traps testing positive this summer for West Nile virus grew to 172 Tuesday.

Friday, Aug 7, 2015 at 05:43 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports 2nd WNV Human Case of 2015

Dallas Co. Reports 2nd WNV Human Case of 2015

Dallas County health officials are reporting the county's second human case of West Nile virus of the 2015 season Friday.

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015 at 05:57 PM CDT

Heat and Mosquitoes: What Does it Mean?

Heat and Mosquitoes: What Does it Mean?

The recent streak of triple digit temperatures is creating good conditions for mosquitoes that can carry the West Nile virus, but that doesn’t mean we’re in for an outbreak.

Friday, Jul 31, 2015 at 06:17 PM CDT

Denton County Cities Plan West Nile Spraying

Denton County Cities Plan West Nile Spraying

Several cities in Denton County reported mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus Friday, and they announced plans to spray the affected areas.

Friday, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:37 PM CDT

Human Case of West Nile Reported in Tarrant County

Human Case of West Nile Reported in Tarrant County

Tarrant County health officials have confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus for 2015.

Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 at 05:35 PM CDT

FW to Spray for Mosquitoes for First Time in 3 Years

FW to Spray for Mosquitoes for First Time in 3 Years

The city of Fort Worth is spraying for mosquitoes Friday for the first time in three years after a fourth mosquito sample tested positive for West Nile virus in recent weeks.

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015 at 04:23 PM CDT

Denton Reports Positive WNV Mosquito This Year

Denton Reports Positive WNV Mosquito This Year

The city of Denton says a mosquito trapped at the University of North Texas athletics facility near Highland Park Road has tested positive for West Nile virus.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 05:14 PM CDT

The Colony to Spray for Mosquitoes

The Colony to Spray for Mosquitoes

The Colony will spray for mosquitoes after insects caught in three of the traps returned tests positive for the West Nile virus.

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2015 at 11:04 PM CDT

Dallas Co. Reports First Human Case of West Nile Fever

Dallas Co. Reports First Human Case of West Nile Fever

The person lives in the zip code 75217 and no other details are being provided in the case.