Flu Season Arrives
The cough and fever season continues to hit more and more people. The North Dakota Health Department has confirmed 625 cases of influenza this season. Those under the age of 19 account for over half the flu cases to date. A total of 18 North Dakotan shave been hospitalized to date and there has been one death. Grand Forks County has confirmed 36 cases.
In Minnesota more than 130 schools have reported flu outbreaks and around 300 people have been hospitalized.