Big spike in West Nile cases concerns Oklahoma officials

Over the past few weeks, Oklahoma has seen 31 cases of the mosquito-borne illness, more cases than if you added up all reported West Nile disease reports from 2008 to 2011.

BY JACLYN COSGROVE Modified: August 10, 2012 at 11:52 pm •  Published: August 11, 2012
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Many Oklahomans will remember in 2007 when the state saw 107 cases of West Nile virus and eight associated deaths.

Over the past few weeks, the state has seen 31 cases of the mosquito-borne illness, more cases than if you added up all reported West Nile disease reports from 2008 to 2011.

“We are concerned...

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