We have had West Nile in Colorado for years and years. The worst year we ever had there were over 2,900 people who got it and 62 died. I have yet to see them spray mosquito areas and eradicate the disease. I wish. Maybe then I wouldn't be so traumatized to go outside. It doesn't help that I'm allergic to mosquito bites.
@Jax08, they did spray but now I'm wondering about the dying crow I saw by the roadway this AM. Have to google how far skeeters can fly. Ugh. @car2ner, I'm looking for the tongue-sticking-out icon. Oh, here it is: