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Influenza cases rise in Willmar, Minn., region, mirroring state trend


WILLMAR — The Willmar area has seen a rise in the number of influenza cases reported in the last week, mirroring conditions in the rest of the state.

“We most certainly have seen a significant uptick in the last week,” said Jo DeBruycker, manager of the Affiliated Community Medical Centers Health Learning Center in Willmar. “We are like the rest of Minnesota in that it’s really picked up steam.”

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Ashley White

Ashley White is the community content coordinator for the West Central Tribune. Follow her on Twitter @Ashley_WCT.

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