Local swine flu cases 'tip of the iceberg'
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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