Cortland County is still one of the quieter counties in the state this flu season with just a handful of cases, according to the latest stats from the State Health Department (week ending January 28).
For the sixth straight week, state health officials say the flu is “widespread” in our state.
Lab-confirmed cases of the flu jumped 20% last week.
One child died of the flu in our state during the week.
The state health department says there are four deaths are linked to the flu in New York.