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LFCHD urges people to get flu shots this year

Flu shot eve more important experts say with coronavirus still strong.

Bullitt County jail locked down by illness briefly

Inmates tested for negative for flu, not tested for coronavirus

Health officials: Increase in flu cases in Fayette County

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department reports 591 confirmed flu cases

Lexington’s fifth flu-related death this season

Lexington Fayette County Health Department is reporting its fifth flu-related death of the season. 

Health Department: Flu numbers in Lexington on the rise

The flu continues to spread in Lexington. 

Health officials confirm fourth flu-related death in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says the person was in their 30s and had underlying health issues.

Fighting the flu at daycare; How one center is staying healthy

Lexington saw its first child die from the flu this week and that makes three deaths this season according to the health department. 

Lexington’s flu numbers continue to rise

About 80-percent of the confirmed flu cases in Lexington had not received a flu shot this season, according to the health department.

Cleaning crews disinfect schools that are closed from illnesses

There were more than 20 school systems in our area closed on Friday because so many teachers and students are sick.

Flu cases continue to rise in Lexington

According to the health department, Lexington now has 264 confirmed flu cases, which is 44 more than last week.

Flu cases increase in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says there are now 220 confirmed flu cases, an increase of 40 from last week.

UK Healthcare restricts visitors during flu season

Some visitors might be turned away from UK Hospital if they don't meet temporary flu restrictions.

Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital restricts visitors due to widespread flu

Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital restricted visitors to immediate family members over 12 years old who have no flu-like symptoms.

Lexington health officials see spike in number of flu cases

The Lexington-Fayette Health Department says there are currently 141-lab confirmed flu cases in Lexington. That's 77 more cases than last week.

Flu activity in state now “widespread”

Kentucky health officials say flu activity has been raised to “widespread," the highest level of flu activity, indicating increased flu cases.

Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decade

The U.S. flu season is dragging on, and is now the longest in recent history.

Ky health officials: 10th week of widespread flu activity

Health officials encourage people to get vaccinated

Illness closes schools in Fayette County

Fayette County public schools were closed on Friday.

School districts close because of illnesses

Illnesses have become widespread causing several school districts to close their doors.

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