Springdale resident struggling to access information on Japanese Encephalitis Virus

Emily Wind
By Emily Wind
Updated March 31 2022 - 11:57pm, first published 11:56pm

A Riverina woman who lives next door to a piggery and operates a livestock transport service says she feels left in the dark about the emerging Japanese Encephalitis Virus (JEV), struggling to access information on its spread and how to protect herself.


Emily Wind

Emily Wind


Originally from Lake Macquarie, Emily kickstarted her journalism career in Tumut before moving to the Daily Advertiser in Wagga where she covers Health and Features. Got a story tip? Email emily.wind@austcommunitymedia.com.au, or call 0457 459 095.