Photographs by David Goldman / AP Photo
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta. The U.S. government's Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 flu report showed the flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as intense as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.
Originally published February 14, 2018 at 04:30a.m., updated February 14, 2018 at 08:49a.m.
Fifteen more flu deaths were reported to the state in the past week, raising the death toll to 140 in what had already become the state's deadliest flu season in at least 17 years.
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