The Daily Northwestern

Evanston prepares for West Nile season

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

April 16, 2013

Evanston and regional health officials are gearing up for West Nile virus season, which is right around the corner. The Evanston Health Department and the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District plan to work together this summer...

New director announced as Norris turns 40

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2013

Following the celebration of the 40-year anniversary of Norris University Center today, the University announced the center’s new executive director. Kelly Schaefer, current director of campus and conference centers at the...

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...