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Flu vaccine clinics to start Monday in schools


WILLMAR -- Children ages 5 to 9 will begin receiving the H1N1 novel influenza vaccine at mass vaccination clinics that start Monday in Kandiyohi County.

The county's first shipments of vaccine arrived this past week, said Ann Stehn, director of Kandiyohi County Public Health.

The initial supply is limited but more should be arriving shortly, she said. "We anticipate at some point in the coming week that will open up."

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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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