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Flu season called severe


This year’s flu season is very severe, with the number of people affected by the flu fiercely rising.

People who have certain medical conditions, pregnant women, children and those 65 and older are at highest risk of getting flu.

Common symptoms of the flu are: fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headache and fatigue. Some people may experience vomiting and diarrhea.


Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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