ND Flu Numbers Low As Season Ends

(Bismarck, ND)  --  North Dakota flu numbers are staying low as the virus season ends.  The state health department is reporting just under 200 total cases of influenza for the season, which began August 1st, 2020.  Health officials say slightly higher flu vaccination rates are part of the reason numbers were so low.  Officials also say increased focus on good hygiene habits helped to limit the spread of the virus.