January 14, 2014 in City

First flu death reported in North Idaho

By The Spokesman-Review

A Bonner County man in his 50s died over the weekend from influenza-related complications.

He is the first person to die from the flu in the North Idaho.

Four people from Eastern Washington, including a woman from Spokane County, have died from the flu, a type of the H1N1 virus commonly called swine flu.

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