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West Nile Virus Reported in St. Louis County

The state health department says a 54-year-old St. Louis County man has the state’s first case of West Nile virus this summer.

09/11/2013

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West Nile Positive Mosquitoes Found in Metro East

The Madison County Health Department says West Nile positive mosquitoes have been found in Bethalto, Edwardsville, Glen Carbon and Meadowbrook.

07/25/2013

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First West Nile Positive Bird Found in Metro East

The Monroe County Health Department announced that a starling collected in Waterloo two weeks ago tested positive for the mosquito-borne virus.

07/11/2013

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West Nile Virus Found in Madison Co IL Mosquitoes

They previously were found in St. Clair County and other counties to the north.

06/27/2013

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Mosquitoes are Here, West Nile is Coming

Mosquitoes are out in full force in the St. Louis area, but experts don’t anticipate West Nile to come around until late July.

06/19/2013

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Kirkwood Woman is County’s First Probable West Nile Case

St. Louis County had two confirmed human West Nile cases last year.

09/04/2012

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First West Nile Human Death Reported in Illinois

A man in his 70s in DuPage County died over the weekend.

08/20/2012

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Mosquitoes In Jefferson Co. Positive For West Nile

Adult mosquitoes in the St. Louis area have tested positive for West Nile virus.

07/17/2012

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Mosquitoes Multiply Quicker During Drought

The pests and the diseases they carry can actually be worse during a drought.

07/17/2012

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West Nile Virus Found in Madison County Mosquitos

A batch of mosquitos collected in Godfrey has tested positive

06/01/2012

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