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WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY NOW IN 35 COUNTIES

August 14, 2013
WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY NOW IN 35 COUNTIES

  08/15/13 Health officials continue to encourage Hoosiers to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases after mosquito samples from 35 counties have now tested positive for the virus. There has been one human case of West Nile virus in Ripley County and one equine case in Adams...
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FIRST HUMAN CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED FOR 2013 SEASON

July 24, 2013
FIRST HUMAN CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED FOR 2013 SEASON

  07/25/13 The first human case of West Nile virus in Indiana has been reported in Ripley County, State health officials announced today. Hoosiers are encouraged to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases. In addition to the human case, mosquito groups in nine counties have now tested positive...
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FIRST 2013 WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY FOUND IN THE STATE

June 21, 2013
FIRST 2013 WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY FOUND IN THE STATE

  06/24/13 State health officials have confirmed the first signs of the West Nile virus activity in Indiana. Mosquitoes in Adams County tested positive for West Nile virus last week. The detection of West Nile virus is earlier than normal for the state; which typically holds off until mid-summer. West Nile virus is commonly found...
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10 CASES OF WEST NILE VIRUS IN INDIANA

August 22, 2012
10 CASES OF WEST NILE VIRUS IN INDIANA

  08/23/12 Health officials have investigated 10 human cases of West Nile virus statewide.  Cases have been identified in Allen, Fulton, Hamilton, Hancock, Jackson, Monroe, Marion, Tippecanoe and Vanderburgh counties.  Hoosiers are encouraged to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases. West Nile transmission within the mosquito population...
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MOSQUITOES WITH WEST NILE VIRUS CONFIRMED in MARSHALL CO.

August 13, 2012
MOSQUITOES WITH WEST NILE VIRUS CONFIRMED in MARSHALL CO.

  08/14/12 The Marshall County Health Dept. reports that the level of West Nile Virus (WNV) transmission has continued to increase in Indiana. There are now both human and equine cases, and this trend is expected to continue. There have been no human cases of WNV in Marshall County at this point but mosquitoes have...
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STATE REPORTS FIRST ACCOUNTS OF WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY

June 7, 2012
STATE REPORTS FIRST ACCOUNTS OF WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY

   06/08/12 State health officials have confirmed the first signs of the West Nile virus activity in Indiana.  Mosquitoes in Orange County have tested positive for West Nile virus. This is considerably earlier than the first positive mosquitoes found in the state last year, in mid-July.  It is impossible to predict the severity of this...
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HEALTH OFFICIALS REPORT DANGER OF WEST NILE VIRUS IN MARSHALL COUNTY

September 15, 2011
HEALTH OFFICIALS REPORT DANGER OF WEST NILE VIRUS IN MARSHALL COUNTY

09/16/11 Marshall County health officials announced that a mosquito pool has tested positive for the West Nile virus in the county.  West Nile has been around for several years now and tends to be more of a threat in late summer until the first hard frost in autumn knocks the mosquitoes down. “As people...
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FIRST HUMAN CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED IN THE STATE

August 24, 2011
FIRST HUMAN CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED IN THE STATE

08/25/11 The State’s first human case of West Nile virus has been confirmed in Jefferson County, State health officials announced Tuesday. Hoosiers are reminded to be watchful of mosquitoes and to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases. In addition to the human case, mosquito groups in 11...
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FIRST SIGN OF WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY REPORTED IN STATE

July 28, 2011
FIRST SIGN OF WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY REPORTED IN STATE

07/29/11 The first signs of the West Nile virus activity in Indiana have been reported said State health officials. Both Allen and Hamilton counties have now had mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus. West Nile virus is commonly found throughout the state each summer and it is anticipated there will be an increase...
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STATE REPORTS THREE MORE HUMAN CASES OF WEST NILE VIRUS

October 6, 2010
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10/07/10 The Indiana State Department of Health says three additional human cases of West Nile virus have been reported in the state: one each in Lake, Marion and Morgan counties. Including these three new cases, there has been a total eight human cases of West Nile virus so far in 2010, with two each...
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