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December 14, 2009
Fargo teen, H1N1 flu victim, fighting for his life at MeritCare
FARGO - A 15-year-old Fargo boy who is infected with swine flu is in MeritCare Hospital and fighting for his life, the medical center announced today. Keith Worthington, an eighth-grader at Ben Franklin Middle School, went to the emergency room Oct. 19 with flu-like symptoms, including...
December 14, 2009 - 1:54pm
October 22, 2009
H1N1 blamed for 3 deaths, flu hotline busy
ST. PAUL -- Callers to Minnesota's new flu hotline reported no answers, busy signals and long waits today as the Health Department said three more people died from H1N1 flu. The deaths were in Martin, Steele and Freeborn counties, all in southern Minnesota. Two were children younger...
October 22, 2009 - 1:24pm
H1N1 vaccine won't be widely available in region until after Thanksgiving
FARGO -- Minnesota and North Dakota health officials still don't know when the H1N1 vaccine might be available to the general public, but they do know it won't come as quickly as many in both states have been hoping. Slow production has prompted state officials to cut back on original...
October 22, 2009 - 1:18pm
October 21, 2009
1,700 H1N1 vaccine doses freeze en route to North Dakota
FARGO -- North Dakota health officials are investigating how 1,700 doses of H1N1 vaccine froze while they were shipped to locations statewide last week, rendering them ineffective. The state Health Department notified health providers of the problem on Monday and recommended that...
October 21, 2009 - 8:53am
October 20, 2009
Fargo-Moorhead area steps up efforts to fight flu
FARGO -- A rising number of flu cases has forced local hospitals, schools and day cares into a battle against the virus. Last week, health officials...
October 20, 2009 - 8:59am
October 19, 2009
Fargo's MeritCare restricts vistors because of flu
FARGO - Two MeritCare Hospital locations in Fargo are restricting visitors due to the prevalence of H1N1 flu in the community and to protect patients from exposure, the hospital announced this morning. In a news release, MeritCare said only immediate family members who do not have...
October 19, 2009 - 9:47am
October 14, 2009
Warren school district cancels classes due to flu
With nearly half the high school students home sick with the flu Tuesday in Warren, Superintendent Bryan Thygeson Made the call: no school today. "We had 47 percent of our student body at the high school absent today," said Thygeson, head of the Warren-Alvarado-Oslo district. "We've...
October 14, 2009 - 9:04am
September 4, 2009
1 Lake Park-Audubon student tests positive for H1N1 flu; 2 other students develop symptoms
DETROIT LAKES -- One Lake Park-Audubon student has tested positive for the H1N1 influenza virus and two more LP-A students have developed symptoms associated with H1N1 flu, the LP-A district said on its Web site. The three were part of a 4-H group that attended the Minnesota State...
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September 4, 2009 - 3:51pm
August 27, 2009
Minnesotans advised to be ready for flu
ST. PAUL - So far, Minnesota pandemic flu cases have centered on the Twin Cities, they typically have affected younger people, and most cases...
August 27, 2009 - 9:47am