Questions and News

Common questions: Here we've compiled a list of documents and videos that may answer some common questions about West Nile virus, mosquitoes in South Dakota, and related topics.

News: While South Dakota has more human West Nile cases per capita than any other state in the country, the virus is also found in other areas. Here we've compiled a list of articles that may shed light on how this threat to public health shows up elsewhere. Additionally, there is news from the medical and academic worlds, including new understandings of WNV infections and how the disease can be prevented or treated. After a while, older articles are moved to the Archived News page.