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3 More Confirmed Cases Brings Legionnaires' Outbreak To 20

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed three more cases of Legionnaires’ disease related to the outbreak in Hopkins, bringing the total to 20 cases. 107 more words


MDH: Hopkins Legionnaires' Disease Cases Hits 17

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The number of confirmed cases in the Hopkins-associated outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease has reached 17, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. 185 more words


MDH: 1 Dead, 14 Ill From Hopkins Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Legionnaires’ disease outbreak connected to Hopkins has claimed a life, and is now up to 14 confirmed cases.

The Minnesota Department of Health made the announcement Wednesday, and said they are still investigating the outbreak with the help of officials from the Hennepin County Public Health department and the city of Hopkins. 100 more words


Federal Money Aims To Tackle Minnesota Opioid Abuse Problem

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Federal money is reportedly coming in to help Minnesota tackle a growing opioid abuse problem.

The Minnesota Department of Health says overdose deaths have nearly doubled in the past decade, from 111 in 2005 to 216 in 2015. 16 more words


Legionnaires cases up to 9; health investigation focuses on Hopkins

Minnsota’s Health Department is involved in some sleuthing as it tries to pinpoint the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak centered in Hopkins.

Health Department spokesman Doug Schultz told BringMeTheNews Thursday the number of confirmed cases has reached nine. 322 more words


MDH Pinpointing Hopkins Legionnaires' Disease Sources

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Health says they are looking at several possible sources for a recent outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease.

There have been six confirmed cases of the disease so far in the city of Hopkins. 57 more words


MN officials are investigating an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease

Health officials are investigating new cases of Legionnaires’ disease in Minnesota.

There have been five confirmed cases of the infection in people who live or work in Hopkins, the… 308 more words