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August 27, 2009
Minnesota State Epidemiologist Dr. Ruth Lynfield says that while the Twin Cities area has suffered the most pandemic flu cases so far, any part of the state may be hit in the next wave this fall. (Don Davis/St. Paul Bureau)
Minnesotans advised to be ready for flu
August 27, 2009 - 8:11am
July 20, 2009
This is a sign the Minnesota Department of Health plans to post at fairs in the state. Special to The Forum
People with flu urged to skip Minnesota fairs
July 20, 2009 - 9:10am
Michael Osterholm of the University of Minnesota talks about pandemics in 2005. He is in front of a famous photo of a roomful of 1918 pandemic flu victims. (File phote by Don Davis/St. Paul Bureau)
Minnesota prepares for fall flu outbreak
July 20, 2009 - 9:07am
June 16, 2009
Local swine flu cases 'tip of the iceberg'
June 16, 2009 - 9:54am
June 1, 2009
First probable case of swine flu reported in Cass County
June 1, 2009 - 12:49pm
May 6, 2009
'Unpredictable' influenza threat tapers off
May 6, 2009 - 1:05pm
May 5, 2009
Three new probable cases of swine flu in Minnesota
May 5, 2009 - 2:31pm
State settles in for swine flu fight
May 5, 2009 - 9:09am
May 2, 2009
Minnesota investigates 8 more probable cases of swine flu
May 2, 2009 - 12:24am
May 1, 2009
Second H1N1 swine flu case suspected
May 1, 2009 - 8:59am
April 30, 2009
Medical lab technician Vonnie Blommel checks out influenza testing kits Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at the Affiliated Community Medical Center in Willmar. The test kits can be used for testing purposes in influenza cases detected in west central Minnesota. (Ron Adams/West Central Tribune)
First case of swine flu confirmed by CDC
April 30, 2009 - 12:17pm
State pork producers say "swine" flu not appropriate name
April 30, 2009 - 9:26am
Twin Ports schools prepare flu plan
April 30, 2009 - 9:24am
Willmar schools vigilant, no change in plans with suspected Rocori case
April 30, 2009 - 9:21am
Dr. Sanne Magnan, Minnesota's health commissioner, said the H1N1 influenza strain, commonly called swine flu, is unpredictable and is "one that no one has ever seen before." (Scott Wente/St. Paul Bureau)
Minnesota officials say first case "a wake-up call"
April 30, 2009 - 9:00am