No sign of flu epidemic in Park Rapids schools
Students in Park Rapids have started to be sick but aren't yet displaying flu-like symptoms, according to the school nurse.
"We've had a few more students sick but not significantly more," said Marianne Gilbertson, Park Rapids Area High School nurse.
The nurses have been busy but the school hasn't reached the threshold of 5 percent of students being sick, she said. At that point, the district would need to notify the state.
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