West Nile Virus

Infected Crow In Novato, Marin County's First Sign Of West Nile Virus This YearThe Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District announced Friday it has discovered the first sign of West Nile Virus in Marin County this year.
Dead Bird Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In Menlo ParkAccording to the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District, the bird is the first indication of the virus this year in the county.
West Nile Virus Cases Grow; State's Record Drought Likely A FactorThis year is shaping up to be one of the worst for West Nile virus since 2005, both here in the Bay Area and across the state. Public health officials are attempting to figure out why but climate change and drought are likely factors.
West Nile Virus Spreads In South San Francisco, Livermore, Mosquito Fogging ScheduledThe West Nile virus has been discovered in a dead bird and pool of mosquitoes at Clay Park in South San Francisco, and at the Bruno Canziani park area in Livermore.
5 Infected With West Nile Virus In Santa Clara CountyFive residents of Santa Clara County have been infected with the West Nile virus, including two who developed the severe neuroinvasive form that can lead to death.
Jump on Tomorrow: Farewell To Candlestick, Nurses Strike, South Bay Mosquito FoggingOn Thursday, Paul McCartney takes the stage in the farewell to Candlestick Park.
Jump On Tomorrow: A’s San Jose Lawsuit, Westboro Church Protests TechOn Tuesday, lawyers representing the City of San Jose will take their antitrust case against Major League Baseball to a federal appeals court.
San Mateo County Officials Spraying For Mosquitos To Prevent West Nile VirusCounty mosquito control officials will spray for mosquitoes in a roughly square-mile section of East San Mateo tonight to prevent the spread of West Nile virus, county officials said Wednesday.
Spraying Planned For More South Bay Mosquitoes Discovered With West Nile Virus The discovery of several mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus in the South Bay is prompting officials to once again spray for the insect.
No Signs Of West Nile Virus After San Mateo Mosquito Fogging OperationIn an effort to reduce mosquito populations, and the threat of West Nile virus in San Mateo, the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District said that a fogging operation performed last week was successful.
2 People Infected With West Nile Virus In Northern CaliforniaCalifornia health officials have reported that two people have been infected with West Nile Virus in the state. West Nile virus is transmitted through the bite of infected mosquitoes.
Bay Area Officials Warn Of West Nile Virus Threat As Mosquito Season BeginsA dead American crow recently found near the intersection of Danville Blvd. and Camille Pl. in Alamo tested positive for the disease.