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Aug. 12, 2013KS | By: Marsh
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has announced the first reported case of West Nile virus for 2013.
The individual who tested positive is an adult from Atchison County. KDHE has also announced the discovery of a mosquito pool that tested positive for West Nile virus in Sedgwick County. Public Information Officer for KDHE, Aimee Rosenow says people should be cautious to protect themselves from mosquito bites by using a DEET-based mosquito repellent.