flu season

Flu hospitalizations up at La Crosse hospitals

Thirty children around the country have already died from influenza or related illnesses according to new numbers released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Local hospitals are seeing more and more people coming in for care because of the flu outbreak. 

Shutdown closes CDC, disrupts flu tracking

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is entering its third day of closure – and without it, important information isn't getting out to the public just as flu season begins.