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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KWQC) – The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting the first confirmed human case of West Nile virus in Illinois for 2020. Health officials say a DuPage County resident in her 40s became ill in mid-August. “While we continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, we must also remember to take steps to …

image copyrightGetty Images image captionThe pyramids at the site are more than 2,300 years old The authorities in Sudan are trying to protect the country’s ancient pyramids from flooding as heavy rains have caused the nearby River Nile to reach record-breaking levels. They have built sandbag walls and are pumping out water, archaeologist Marc Maillot …

HOUSTON – Harris County Public Health officials have confirmed the first sample of the West Nile Virus in a mosquito in northwest Harris County Wednesday, officials announced in a press release. “The WNV mosquito sample was identified in the northwest quadrant of Harris County,” officials wrote. Five days ago, mosquitos in Montgomery County also tested …

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced the first human case of West Nile virus in the state this year. Health officials said the individual is a man in his 60s from Middlesex County who was hospitalized due to his illness. Health officials said the risk of human infection with West Nile virus is considered …

Two residents in Los Angeles County have been infected with the mosquito-borne West Nile virus, marking the county’s first confirmed cases of the 2019 season, local health officials said Monday. The residents — who were not identified by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health — are from the San Fernando Valley region and …

Health department confirms first human case of West Nile Virus in Douglas County in 2019 Updated: 4:21 PM CDT Jul 23, 2019 Hide Transcript Show Transcript VIRUS HAS ALREADY TURNED DEADLY. KETV NEWSWATCH 7’S NIYAH GONZALEZ BRINGS US STAND’S — STAN’S ROAD TO RECOVERY. NIYAH: 60-YEAR-OLD STAN MAC, GOING THROUGH PHYSICAL THERAPY AT AMBASSADOR HEALTH …

Steve Sheaffer, Contract Manager with VDCI checks on a mosquito trap near the Rifle rest stop earlier this week. Garfield County and VDCI are working to study mosquito numbers throuhgout the county.Kyle Mills / Citizen Telegram With the higher moisture level from an above-average spring runoff, Garfield County officials want residents to know mosquitoes are …

HELENA – State and local public health officials are reminding Montanans to take steps to avoid mosquito bites and prevent infection with West Nile Virus (WNV). The WNV season in Montana usually begins in July and ends in October and the best way to prevent mosquito-borne diseases is to protect yourself from mosquito bites. While mosquitoes …