West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus Found in Madison Co IL Mosquitoes

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


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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.


Kirkwood Woman is County’s First Probable West Nile Case

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


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First West Nile Human Death Reported in Illinois

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


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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.


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Mosquitoes Multiply Quicker During Drought

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


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West Nile Virus Found in Madison County Mosquitos

A batch of mosquitos collected in Godfrey has tested positive


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Residents Can Help Collect Dead Birds to Detect West Nile Virus

The dead bird surveillance program will be in effect through October 15th.


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Illinois Sees First West Nile Death

“Although temperatures have been cooler recently, we continue to see West Nile virus activity across Illinois/Missouri.”


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Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Officials say the more than 134 mosquito samples from across Illinois have tested positive for West Nile virus, with no human case have been confirmed so far.




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