245 Flu cases in ND
North Dakota's Health Department is reporting 245 confirmed cases of the flu this week. It's 95 more than last week.
Health officials say 27 counties report flu activity. Cass County has 61 cases, followed by Burleigh County with 34, Ward County with 24, Grand Forks County 23 and Morton County with 15.
Health officials say two people have been hospitalized because of the flu this season. Officials say 138 of the flu cases are people 19 years old and younger.
The flu season runs from through May.