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First Case Of West Nile Reported

(Las Vegas, NV) — The mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus are back even as Summer near and end.


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27 Eagle Deaths In Utah Caused By West Nile Virus

State wildlife officials say West Nile Virus appears to the mystery illness that’s caused more than two dozen bald eagles to die in Utah this month.


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West Nile Virus May Be In Your Backyard

In 2012 there were eight cases of West Nile Virus reported in Clark County, including one death.


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One Death, Four New Cases Of West Nile In Nevada

Nevada health officials say a 75-year-old woman, who contracted the virus last month, has died from complications related to West Nile.


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Horse Put Down After West Nile Test

Washoe County health officials say a 6-year-old feral horse was put down after testing positive for West Nile virus.


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Second Case Of Human West Nile Reported

Nevada health officials are confirming the state’s second human case of West Nile virus this year.


Health Officials Expect Active West Nile Season

First 2012 Human Case Of West Nile Virus Reported In Clark County

The Southern Nevada Health District has reported a 75-year-old woman has contracted the West Nile virus and is hospitalized.


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West Nile Virus Reported In West Las Vegas

The Southern Nevada Health District has reported a case of West Nile Virus.


(Photo-Getty Images) Summer heat turns abandoned swimming pools to mosquito breeding grounds

Are You Living Next Door to a “Green” Pool?

“Green” doesn’t always indicated an environmental benefit. A swimming pool abandoned t summer heat is a perfect place for mosquitoes to breed, according to Clark County officials.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–05/31/2012