Eastvale Man Among First West Nile Virus Cases in 2018

Staff Reports Eastvale – A 74-year-old Riverside woman and 50-year-old Eastvale man are the first confirmed human cases of West Nile Virus in Riverside County this year, said Dr. Cameron Kaiser, county public health officer. They are also one of the first confirmed human cases in California this year. The illness was confirmed this week […]

West Nile Virus on the Rise in San Bernardino County

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Staff Reports Ontario– Local medical centers have reported a rise in West Nile virus exposures in San Bernardino County. In response, San Bernardino County’s Public Health Department, local vector control agencies and San Bernardino County’s Sheriff Department have joined forces to reduce the risk of exposure. On Oct. 10, the West Valley Mosquito and Vector […]

Understanding The West Nile Virus Cycle

City of Eastvale   What is the West Nile Virus? West Nile (WN) virus is a mosquito-borne virus that has been found in parts of Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. The virus was first detected in the United States in 1999 (in New York City). The majority of people and animals that […]

Walnut: West Nile Mosquitoes In Walnut

STAFF REPORTS   Walnut – On Fri., July 18, the San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District identified two samples of mosquitoes caught in traps at Creekside Park that tested positive for the West Nile Virus (WNV). This is the second finding in San Gabriel Valley over the past several weeks. According to the […]