News reports of cases of Legionnaires' disease and outbreaks always make headlines and garner negative publicity. Whether it's just one case or an outbreak, most instances of Legionnaires' disease don't make it on the front page. Following is a list of cases and outbreaks in the US that have been reported by the media.  Click on table row to view.

Date
Type
Facility
Location
Cause
Cases
Deaths
Sept 2016
Educational
Allegheny Valley School
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania
Not determined
2
0
Sept 2016
Community
Hopkins area
Hopkins, Minnesota
Undetermined
12
0
Aug-Sept 2017
Healthcare
Hospital
University of Washington Medical Center
Not confirmed
4
2
July 26, 2016
Long term care
Illinois Veterans’ Home
Quincy, Ill
Not determined
3
0
July 15, 2016
Residential
Golden Sands Condominium
Ocean City, Md.
Building water system
2
0
2015 November
Community Acquired
Best Western Hotel
Hannibal, Mo.
Not determined
3
1
2015 October
Healthcare
St Joseph's Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Building water system
3
1
2015 August
Community
Opera Hotel
South Bronx
Cooling Tower
127
12
2015 August
Correctional institution
San Quentin
San Quentin, Calif.
Not determined
6
0
2015 August
Nursing Home
Illinois Veterans’ Home - Quincy
Quincy, Ill
Not determined
45
12
2015 July to August
Community
Opera Hotel
Bronx, New York
Cooling Towers
127
12
2015 July
Higher Eduction
West Chester University
West Chester, Pa.
Not Determined
1
0
2015 July
Rehab Center
Gold Coast
Chicago, Ill.
Not determined
1
1
2015 June / July
Hotel
Super 8
Lacey, Wash.
Undetermined
3
0
2015 April
Hospital
Robert J. Dole V.A. Medical Center
Wichita, Kan.
Not confirmed
1
0
2015 Jan.
Apartment building
Co-Op City
Bronx, New York
Cooling Tower
12
0
2014 Nov.
Hospital
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI
Not confirmed
2
0
2014 Sept.
Nursing Home
Autumn Care of Raeford
Raeford, NC
Not confirmed
3
0
2014 Sept.
Hotel
Econo Lodge Oceanblock
Ocean City, Md.
Not confirmed
2
0
2014 Sept.
Apartment building
Hanover Square Apartments
Baltimore, Md.
Unknown
1
0
2014 June - 2015 October
HALD and Community
Hospital, Water Supply
Genesee County, Michigan
Flint water system
91
12
2014 June
Nursing Home
Oak Forest Health and Rehabilitation
Winston-Salem, NC
Water Distribution System
2
0
2014 June
Healthcare
Longleaf Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
Wilson, NC
Unknown
2
0
2014 June
Nursing Home
Wilson Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Services
Wilson, NC
Water Distribution System
6
0
2014 May
Hospital
University of Alabama
Birmingham, Ala.
Water distribution system
8
2
2014 May
Apartment building
Apostolic Towers
Baltimore, Md.
unknown
2
0
2014 May
Hospital
UPMC Presbyterian
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Ice Machine
3
1
2014 March
Other
Dartmouth Police Station
Dartmouth, Mass.
Unknown
1
0
2014 Feb
Hospital
IU Health University Hospital
Indianapolis, Ind.
Unknown
2
2
2014 Jan
Residence
Residence
Residence
Birthing pool
1
1
2013 Oct.
Hospital
Waco VA Medical Center
Waco, Texas
Water Distribution System
1
0
2013 Oct.
Hospital
Integrated Healthcare Campus
South Whitehall Township, Pa.
Unknown--Decorative Water System suspected
6
1
2014 Dec
Nursing Home
Middle River Nursing Home
Baltimore, Md.
Unknown
1
0
2013 July
Other
SCI Somerset
Somerset, Pa.
Unknown
4
0
2013 July
Longterm Care
Wesley Ridge
Reynoldsburg, Ohio
Water Distribution Systems
35
4
2012 Nov.
Hospital
Pittsburgh VA
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Water Distribution System
16
5
2012 May
Hotel
Best Western Sovereign (Unknown)
Albany, New York
Water Distribution Source
2
0
2012 June
Hotel
Sea Watch Condo
Ocean City, Md.
Water Distribution System
2
0
2012 Jan.
Hotel
Luxor (MGM Resorts)
Las Vegas, Nev.
Unknown
3
1
2012 Feb.
Hotel
Best Western Sovreign (Unkown)
Albany, New York
Water Distribution System
6
0
2012 Aug.
Hotel
J.W. Marriott
Chicago, Ill.
Water Distribution System
3
0
2012 April
Longterm Care
The Commons
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Unknown
1
0
2011 September
Longterm Care
LGAR Health & Rehabilitation Center
Turtle Creek, Pa.
Water Distribution System
8
1
2011 Sept.
Longterm Care
Hamilton Hills
Turtle Creek, Pa.
Water Distribution System
3
1
2011 Sept.
Hospital
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Unknown
1
0
2011 Sept.
Longterm Care
Warren Haven
Oxford, New Jersey
Unknown
1
0
2011 Oct.
Hotel
Plim Plaza
Ocean City, Md.
Unknown
3
0
2011 Oct.
Long-term Care
Meadows at Countrywood Retirement Mobile Home Park
Plant City, Fla.
Unknown
3
1
2011 Nov.
Long-term Care
Lighthouse Senior Living
Ellicott City, Md.
Unknown
1
1
2011 Nov.
Long-term Care
Keswick Multi-Care Center
Baltimore, Md.
Unknown
2
0
2011 March
Hospital
Miami Valley Hospital
Dayton, Ohio
Unknown
10
1
2011 June
Long-term Care
Elizabeth Severance Prentiss Center for Skilled Nursing
Cleveland, Ohio
Water Distribution Systems
3
0
2011 July
Hotel
Aria Resort (MGM Resorts International)
Las Vegas, Nev.
Unknown
2
0
2011 Aug.
Hotel
Unknown
North Platte, Neb.
Unkownn
2
0
2011 Aug.
Long-term Care
St. Ann's
Rochester, New York
Unknown
1
0
2011 April
Hospital
Sacred Heart Medical Center
Spokane, Wash.
Water Distribution System
3
1
2010 Sept.
Longterm Care
Tranquility Assisted Living Center
Fredrick, Md.
Unknown
2
0
2010 May
Hospital
Methodist Medical Center
Des Moines, Iowa
Water Distribution System
2
1
2010 March
Hospital
St. Luke’s South Shore
Cudahy, Wis.
Water feature
8
0
2010 June
Hotel
Best Western (Choice Hotels International / Best Western Hotels International)
Socorro, NM
Unknown
2
0
2010 June
Hotel
Ottumwa Days Inn (Wyndham Worldwide)
Ottawa, Iowa
Unknown
1
0
2010 Jan.
Long-term Care
Golden Hill Nursing Home
Kingston, New York
Unknown
2
1
2009 Oct.
Long-term Care
Stadium Place
Baltimore, Md.
Unknown
7
1
2009 Nov.
Long-term Care
The Park at Vernon Hill
Vernon Hill, Ill.
Unknown
4
2
2009 July
Hospital
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare
Utica, New York
Unknown
3
2
2009 Jan.
Hotel
Orlando Club Resort (First Choice Resorts)
Tenerife, Spain
Water Distribution Source
2
0
2009 Jan.
Hotel
Westin (Starwood)
Dubai, UAE
Unknown
3
1
2009 February
Hospital
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Ga.
Water Distribution System
4
0
2009 December
Hotel
Epic Hotel (Kimpton)
Miami, Fla.
Unknown
3
1
2008 Sept.
Hospital
Saint Peter's University Hospital
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Water Distribution System
8
3
2008 Oct.
Hotel
Polo Towers (Diamond Resorts)
Las Vegas, Nev.
Water Distribution System
5
0
2008 May
Hotel
Wingate Inn (Wingate International)
Heflin, Ala.
Hot tub
3
0
2008 May
Hotel
Hampton Inn
McHenry, Ill.
Unknown
2
0
2008 March
Hotel
Quality Inn Suites (Choice Hotels)
Orlando, Fla.
Hot tub
2
0
2008 March
Hospital
Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, New York
Water Distribution System
3
1
2008 June - August
Community
Syracuse, New York
Cooling towers: Community General Hospital
13
1
2008 June
Hotel
Cortina Inn
Killington, Vermont
Water Distribution Source
3
0
2008 June
Hotel
Hampton Inn (Hilton)
McHenry, Ill.
Pool and spa
3
0
2007 Sept.
Long-term Care
Sunharbor Manor Nursing Home (Roslyn Heights) / Sunrise Assisted Living (Smithtown)
Roslyn Heights, New York / Smithtown, New York
Unknown
5
3
2007 July
Community
Community
Bronx, New York
Unknown
27
Unknown
2007 July
Hospital
Saint Mary's Hospital
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Water Distribution System
1
1
2007 Feb.
Long-term Care
Loyalton Assisted Living
Hagerstown, Md.
Water Distribution System
1
0
2007 April
Hospital
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Iowa City
Water Distribution System
1
Unknown
2006 Nov.
Other
Mercer County Courthouse
Mercer County, NJ
Unknown
1
0
2006 March
Hotel
Comfort Inn / Best Western (Choice Hotels International / Best Western International)
Lincoln, Ill.
Pool and spa
2
0
2006 June
Hospital
Baptist Health System
San Antonio, Texas
Water Distribution System
10
2
2006 February
Hotel
Sea Garden Inn/ Islander Inn (Ocean Waters)
Daytona, Fla.
Water Distribution System
3
1
2006 April - August
Long-term Care
Frederick Mennonite Community
Upper Frederick Township, Md.
Water Distribution System
4
Unknown
2005 July
Hospital
Sound Shore Medical Center
New Rochelle, New York
Cooling Tower
9
0
2005 April
Hospital
New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York
Water Distribution System
4
2
2001
Hospital
Hospital European Georges Pompidou
Paris, France
Water Distribution System
12
6