The Daily Northwestern

Adult mosquito control tool place in Evanston area following West Nile virus reports

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

July 2, 2016

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District combated last week’s findings of West Nile virus with adult mosquito control operations throughout the Evanston area. The NSMAD reported some mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus in a news release last Thursday. According to a weekly repor...

Evanston woman charged with robbing Winnetka bank

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

December 11, 2015

An Evanston teenager was charged Wednesday with robbing a Winnetka bank last month and is suspected of robbing a different bank the previous week, an official from the U.S. Attorney’s Office said. Arden Metalitz, 19, was...

First instances of West Nile mosquitoes in North Shore this year prompt regional spraying

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 4, 2015

Evanston’s first instance of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus was confirmed Thursday by the city’s Health and Human Services Department. The first mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus in the North Shore were...