Flu Season Remains Mild 03 Feb 12

Flu activity remains low around the state. Only six people were hospitalized with the flu and no deaths were reported over the course of the latest reporting week. The state Health Department says only two schools reported flu-like outbreaks as well, and there were no outbreaks reported in the state’s nursing homes. A total of 3 people have died from influenza-related complications in Minnesota since the start of the flu season.