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Beltrami County Nurse Dorothy Walton gives third-grader Olivia Sewall a nasal dose of flu vaccine at a 2009 clinic at Central Elementary School in Bemidji. The spray version of the flu vaccine has been pulled this year amid new research indicating that it’s losing its effectiveness.
Spray will be gone from flu vaccine lineup this fall
August 18, 2016 - 4:04pm
September 23, 2015
Annual fall influenza vaccination season gets underway
September 23, 2015 - 10:28pm
May 21, 2015
39 workers laid off in Renville because of bird flu
May 21, 2015 - 5:24pm
February 20, 2015
Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar asks visitors who have the flu to wear a mask or come back later. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Flu activity starts tapering off
February 20, 2015 - 11:37pm
December 25, 2014
Early start to flu season results in third death in Minnesota
December 25, 2014 - 11:46pm
December 17, 2014
Influenza, other illnesses hit some western Minnesota schools hard
December 17, 2014 - 10:40pm
December 16, 2014
Litchfield hospital limits visitors due to flu
December 16, 2014 - 11:14pm
Flu leads to visitor restrictions at Meeker Memorial Hospital
December 16, 2014 - 4:16pm
December 10, 2014
Nearly half of Americans think flu shot can make you sick
December 10, 2014 - 11:21pm
Influenza season gains momentum
December 10, 2014 - 11:19pm
April 5, 2014
Flu activity on wane but virus ‘still out there’
April 5, 2014 - 6:00am
January 2, 2014
Influenza activity on rise in the area
January 2, 2014 - 11:20pm
Flu activity is becoming widespread in region, state
January 2, 2014 - 4:19pm
February 15, 2013
Flu outbreak wanes but health officials say it’s ‘not over yet’
February 15, 2013 - 11:27am
January 2, 2013
Hand antiseptic and face masks are available in the entrance of Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar for visitors to help decrease the spread of germs. Health officials are predicting this year’s flu season could be severe. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
West central Minnesota flu cases on rise
January 2, 2013 - 10:55pm