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Local swine flu cases 'tip of the iceberg'

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DULUTH - Only three cases of the H1N1 influenza strain have been confirmed in Northeastern Minnesota so far, but that doesn't mean area residents should get complacent.


Confirmed cases represent a small fraction of the total cases, health officials say.

The state recorded its first death from the flu strain last week, officials said Monday. A child from the Twin Cities area died late last week after a brief hospitalization.

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