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Mosquito trap comes back positive for West Nile Virus in Taylor

TAYLOR, Texas (KXAN) — Trapped mosquitoes collected in Taylor have tested positive for West Nile Virus, leading the city to start spraying insecticide.

The sample was taken on Monday from Robinson Park at 206 S. 435 more words


Local West Nile Virus Survivor Recovering, But Slowly

BEVERLY HILLS (CBSLA) — One day he was dancing with his daughter. The next a Beverly Hills philanthropist was on the floor and didn’t know who she was. 590 more words


Mosquito sample in Georgetown tests positive for West Nile Virus

GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) — Lab results received Thursday have confirmed a mosquito trap sample in Georgetown has tested positive for West Nile Virus.

The trap sample, in the north side of downtown Georgetown, was collected Tuesday, according to the city of Georgetown. 225 more words


Minnesota Horse Diagnosed With West Nile Virus, First Since 2016

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Board of Animal Health has confirmed the first case of West Nile virus in a Minnesota horse in more than a year. 127 more words


West Nile Virus Deadlier In One Colorado County

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The West Nile Virus has proven to be especially deadly in Larimer County this year according to health officials.

The county health department says there have been two deaths in 2017. 38 more words


Area Man Only Washes Hands When Observed

Last Tuesday at 12:36 PM EST, a local man nonchalantly alluded to the fact that he only washes his hands when someone in the restroom is observing him. 218 more words

By Jonah Arnheim

West Nile Virus Spreads to Knox County

Summer is turning to fall, and that change in seasons is accompanied by a myriad of cases of the West Nile virus. This virus is spread via mosquito bites, and although most people do not have to suffer from symptoms, it can be fatal for one out of 150 victims. 407 more words