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OC Officials Turn To Mosquito-Eating Fish To Stem West Nile Threat

As the Southland struggles under drought conditions, officials Thursday gave the public yet another reason not to let water run into the gutter: West Nile Virus.

08/07/2014

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California Sees First 2 West Nile Deaths Of Year

They were among the 35 Californians who have been diagnosed with West Nile in 2014, according to health officials. Sixteen of the cases were reported to the state this week.

08/06/2014

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Fatal Case Of West Nile Reported In San Bernardino County

The County of San Bernardino’s Department of Public Health has reported the first fatal case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in that county in 2013.

10/04/2013

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West Nile Virus Detected In Toluca Lake

Residents in the San Fernando Valley were warned Tuesday about West Nile virus activity detected in Toluca Lake.

09/03/2013

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Cypress Woman Tests Positive For West Nile; 1st OC Case In 2013

A Cypress woman who tested positive for West Nile virus is the first Orange County patient this year, county health officials said Tuesday.

08/06/2013

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OC Woman, 61, Dies Of West Nile Virus; First In County Since ’08

A 61-year-old Orange County woman died last week from West Nile virus, making her the county’s first such fatality since 2008.

12/17/2012

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2 Cases Of West Nile Reported In Coachella Valley

Two cases of West Nile virus were reported Wednesday by the Vector Control District.

09/19/2012

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SoCal Cities Boost Spraying Operations In West Nile Fight

Health officials across the Southland have begun to deploy trucks that spray a fog-like mist to combat the spread of West Nile virus.

09/05/2012

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Officials Warn West Nile Virus ‘Endemic’ In LA County

This year’s West Nile outbreak is on pace to become the biggest on record since the disease first was first recorded in the U.S. in 1999.

08/29/2012

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LA County Reports First Human West Nile Case

Health officials have confirmed the year’s first known human case of West Nile in Los Angeles County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/19/2012

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Riverside Mosquito Lab Aims At West Nile, Other Viruses

A nanotechnology firm opened a research facility on Friday where experiments are expected to focus on better ways to keep mosquitoes at bay and, by doing so, prevent the spread of disease.

12/10/2010

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