Birds test positive for West Nile in Oregon

August 22, 2015 10:48 PM

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MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - Jackson County officials sale West Nile virus was been found in two dead birds and nine groups of mosquitoes.

Oregon State University experts confirmed the disease was present in a scrub jay found Aug. 12 west of Central Point. The disease was also found in a scrub jay collected July 20 in northeast Medford.

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