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West Nile virus

September 19, 2018
Ben Prather, vector control director for Cass County sorts through a pile of collected mosquitos from the Fargo Country Club looking for Culex tarsalis, a type of mosquito known to be a carrier of West Nile, June 29, 2012. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
West Nile Virus cases found in 28 ND counties
September 19, 2018 - 7:24pm
September 10, 2018
West Nile cases in ND top 2017 number
September 10, 2018 - 8:10am
August 23, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will collect samples from hunter-harvested ruffed grouse as part of a West Nile virus study. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Minnesota ruffed grouse hunters can volunteer to help collect samples for West Nile virus study
August 23, 2018 - 10:24am
August 16, 2018
Todd Hanson, manager for mosquito control at the Grand Forks Public Health Department, examines a vial of frozen mosquitoes that are used for training purposes in species identification and testing for West Nile Virus in Grand Forks. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks County reports first human West Nile case
August 16, 2018 - 2:50pm
July 20, 2018
Grand Forks area approaching peak season for West Nile
July 20, 2018 - 7:55pm
June 27, 2018
Citywide mosquito spray to be conducted Thursday in Greater Grand Forks
June 27, 2018 - 5:24pm
June 18, 2018
Year's first human West Nile case found in North Dakota
June 18, 2018 - 3:23pm
May 27, 2018
Wildlife agencies in Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin will be sampling ruffed grouse this fall in the three states in an effort to better understand the impact of West Nile virus on the birds. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
May 27, 2018 - 6:01am
October 26, 2017
West Nile Virus confirmed in northwest Minnesota horse
October 26, 2017 - 11:55am
July 24, 2017
Charles Ferreira, the vector control officer, tosses larvae prevention briquettes into water earlier this spring in northwest Jamestown. Navigating the Argo UTV is part-time assistant Dennis Mansavage. John M. Steiner file photo / Forum News Service
West Nile cases confirmed in LaMoure, Barnes counties
July 24, 2017 - 9:01pm
June 27, 2017
Adult mosquito on a wall. Note the proboscis. (photo by Larry Weber)
North Dakota's first West Nile activity found in crow in Grand Forks
June 27, 2017 - 5:55pm
September 2, 2016
 72-year-old Lidgerwood native Ron Lelm. Submitted photoplay button
North Dakota man hospitalized with West Nile virus
September 2, 2016 - 10:49am
August 31, 2016
Cheryl Esterby wants the public to take precautions against West Nile virus after losing her husband to the disease.David Samson / The Forum
Killed by a bite: Family laments Fargo man who died from West Nile
August 31, 2016 - 7:50pm
August 21, 2016
2013 FILE PHOTO: A white band on the proboscis of this mosquito trapped in Grand Forks, N.D. distinguishes it as a West Nile carrying culex tarsalis. (JOHN STENNES/GRAND FORKS HERALD)
Mosquito money stretched through skeeter season
August 21, 2016 - 7:00am
August 3, 2016
FILE PHOTO: A mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, May 18, 2016. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)
Minnesota’s first West Nile virus case of year found in horse
August 3, 2016 - 8:47am