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Officials urge precautions against West Nile virus

State health officials are urging Hoosiers to take steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites after the West Nile virus was detected in Indiana for the first time this year.

Warmer temps bring risk of tick-borne disease

Indiana health officials are urging Hoosiers to protect themselves from tick bites while outdoors as warmer weather increases tick activity.

West Nile Virus activity detected

State health officials are urging Indiana residents to take steps to protect themselves from the West Nile virus.

Mosquitoes carrying potentially fatal virus rises

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases are commonly found throughout the state each summer and there is usually an increase in activity this time of year.

Mosquitoes capable of carrying disease found right here at home

Mosquitoes in our area can carry a variety of diseases like West Nile virus, St. Louis and Lacrosse encephalitis.