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Cooler Weather Not Stopping West Nile Virus

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(KPLR) – Cooler weather isn't stopping the number of West Nile cases in Illinois.  The Department Of Public Health says six people have died and sickened 179 people statewide from the virus.  That included cases in Macoupin and Bond counties.

People can still become infected through October.