The Daily Northwestern

Few reported Northwestern flu cases amid national epidemic

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2013

Although this flu season has been classified as a national epidemic, with cases reported widespread in nearly every state, the current situation at Northwestern may be much less severe, according to University Health Service. John...

Nationwide outbreak of West Nile virus prompts local measures

Susan Du, City Editor

August 28, 2012

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District has scheduled adult mosquito spraying operations in response to one of the largest outbreaks of West Nile virus in U.S. history. The adult mosquito control program is “only undertaken...