Comments for: ‘Severe’ flu and stomach bug hitting Maine hard; some schools seeing 40 percent of students absent

Posted Jan. 11, 2013, at 8:30 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 12, 2013, at 7:06 a.m.

The flu remains widespread in Maine with the state Center for Disease Control confirming the illness as a cause of high absentee rates at four schools in different counties. While the flu’s severity may be easing nationally, according to weekly data released Friday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control …

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