The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Late Afternoon

Hi58° Scattered Showers

Tonight

Lo45° Scattered Showers

Sunday

Hi59° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi55° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo43° Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi54° Rain Likely

Tuesday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi59° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo49° Partly Cloudy

West Nile virus detected in Grant County mosquitoes

Send to Kindle
Print This

MOSES LAKE — Grant County health officials said Friday that nine mosquitoes caught and analyzed for the presence of the West Nile virus tested positive.

The mosquito samples were collected in the north Potholes area, south of Moses Lake. They are among 28 positive mosquito samples discovered so far this year in Washington, although no cases of West Nile have been discovered in humans, birds or horses, all susceptible to the disease.

View my optionsorSign in