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GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) — For the second time in a week, a mosquito trap sample in Georgetown has come back positive for West Nile Virus. 357 more words
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have reported Iowa’s first death caused by West Nile virus since 2010.
The Iowa Public Health Department said in a news release Tuesday that the person was 81 or older and lived in northwest Iowa. 88 more words
GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) — A mosquito trap collected last week north of downtown Georgetown has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The city will start spraying insecticide in the area the positive sample was collected, Wednesday night, due to the number of children and adults who will be outside for Halloween activities over the weekend. 299 more words
Miami has been trying to control the spread of Zika virus after the virus-carrying mosquitoes arrived on the shores of the sunny beach city.
After controversial aerial spraying with pesticides helped control the spreading in some areas, the technique wasn’t taking hold along the famous stretch of Miami Beach where the number of people infected with the virus has risen. 196 more words
BASTROP COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A case of West Nile neuroinvasive disease has been confirmed in Bastrop County.
Due to privacy concerns, the Texas Department of State Health Services cannot confirm it as the case of teenager Cody Hopkins, of Elgin, who died Oct. 266 more words