State's first influenza case confirmed
Minnesota has recorded its first culture-confirmed case of influenza for the 2008-2009 season in a 39-year-old man from Chisago County.
The man's illness was caused by the A (H1) strain of the virus, the Minnesota Department of Health reported Friday. The man's virus is a good match for this year's vaccine, health officials said.
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