Local Child Dies of Influenza
Influenza is deadly every year -- mostly affecting the elderly and young children. But this time a surprising number of adults have succumbed to a nasty strain of the flu.
Now a LOCAL CHILD was the victim in Umatilla.
Last week 3.4% of all emergency room visits in Oregon were due to an influenza-like illness.
129 influenza-related hospitalizations were reported in the Portland Area.
For additional information read more.