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Flu activity continues to be high across Minnesota


WILLMAR — As the influenza outbreak continues, masks and hand sanitizer are becoming a familiar sight at the entrance to local health facilities.

Providers are busy not only caring for sick patients but taking steps as well to attempt to curb the spread of the flu virus in what’s proving to be a severe influenza season.

Influenza activity remains high, health officials said Wednesday.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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