PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — The West Nile virus has been detected in Morrow County.
The East Oregonian newspaper reports (http://is.gd/LzPTvH ) that a strain of the virus was discovered at a testing site in Irrigon.
West Nile is a disease with flu-like symptoms that spreads by mosquitoes.
The Oregon Health Department says 80 percent of people infected with West Nile display no symptoms.
Information from: East Oregonian, http://www.eastoregonian.info