Flu Season Is in High Gear

So far this year there has been no reports of the flu in Mesa County,
but that doesn't mean we are in the clear.

Saturday the Mesa County Health Department held a flu clinic to help prevent the virus. Yet, health-care professionals warn that the flu can be serious.

Those in the high risk area, should be particularly cautious and should definitely get a vaccine. These are the elderly, very young children or those with a weak immune system.

For those who don't like shots, you can get a quick spray of vaccine up the nose.

There will be another clinic held Monday from 10 A.M. to 3 P.M. at the Mesa County Health Department.