NFL's Vikings say they erred in light Peterson punishment, to pay him to sit and settle off-field matter

Weather Forecast


Kandiyohi County health officials continue to urge flu prevention


WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi County health officials are continuing to urge preventive measures -- hand washing, covering coughs and sneezes, staying home when ill -- to reduce the risk of H1N1 novel influenza.

Their message took on extra urgency Wednesday with the announcement of a possible H1N1 flu case in Cold Spring in neighboring Stearns County.

The news was not unexpected, said Ann Stehn, director of Kandiyohi County Public Health.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.