The Ohio Department of Health is dropping its program that tests mosquitoes for West Nile Virus, due to budget cuts.
State officials have reported Ohio's first human death from West Nile virus.
The Centers for Disease Control says the West Nile outbreak is one of the largest in the U.S, creating four times the usual number of cases for this time of year.
A 25-year-old woman is recovering from Franklin County's first case of West Nile Virus.
West Nile Virus is active in Yellow Springs, and two people have been infected in Miami and Clark counties.