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Minnesota reports 1st child flu death of the winter

It's the first pediatric influenza death since the 2019-20 season.

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Doctors urge flu shots ahead of potentially severe flu season

Last year's mild flu season could make the coming months more challenging.

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Flu season has begun in Minnesota

It's unclear how precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will impact flu season this year.

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MDH reacts to President Trump comparing COVID-19 to seasonal flu

COVID-19 is on track to be the third leading cause of death in Minnesota in 2020.

Amid coronavirus pandemic, flu still 'widespread' in Minnesota

MN's flu season is going strong, with 110 deaths reported so far.

Flu-related illnesses spiking again, 58 deaths in Minnesota so far

There have been 762 flu-related illness outbreaks in Minnesota schools.

Flu-like illness still 'widespread' in MN as schools are hit hard again

Schools were again hit hard by flu-like illness for the week ending Jan. 18.

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Flu-related illness deaths in Minnesota double to 16

The flu is still widespread across the state.

State officials report first death of Minnesota flu season

There have been 19 hospitalizations for influenza so far.