Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  42°
High 68°
Wednesday
Low  47°
High 77°
Thursday
Low  51°
High 83°
Friday
Low  55°
High 84°
Saturday
Low  54°
High 80°
Sunday
Low  47°
High 77°
Monday
Low  48°
High 77°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 66°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Seward County 2009 H1N1 Flu Virus Update, May 4
05/04/2009

Three new cases of infection with the 2009 H1N1 flu virus were identified in Kansas over the weekend, bringing the total count of confirmed and probable cases in the state to six. The three cases, which are all “presumptively confirmed,” were reported from Johnson County, Sedgwick County and Wyandotte County. “Presumptively confirmed” means that while tests performed at the state public health laboratory have indicated the presence of the epidemic strain, the results have not yet been verified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (see attachment for further information)

The Seward County Health Department (SCHD) and Southwest Medical Center (SWMC) in Liberal are being continuously updated and provided with information about this matter. These two entities are collaborating along with local Physician offices to maintain the health of our community. SWMC Laboratory has run a total of 20 Influenza tests since Sunday, April 26th with all results being negative for the Influenza A virus.

Once again there are no confirmed or suspect cases in Seward County. SWMC and SCHD are working at normal capacity. Everyone is advised to continue their normal day to day activities.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
UPDATE: Grant County Accident Kills Hugoton Man
Accident Injures One Thursday Evening In Liberal
Perryton Police Shoot Man in Fatigues, Body Armor
"Emergency Situation" Ends Safely in Gray County
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
SWMC Challenges Community To Think F.A.S.T.
Seward's Stevenson Picks Texas Tech  
Liberal’s Farmers Market to open Saturday, May 7
Kansas Crops Maturing Quickly
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
US-160 Road Work in Seward County Starts
"Tribute To American Muscle" At Yellow Brick Road Car Show
Redskins Sweep Buffaloes in Garden City
LHS Golf Plays at Regionals Course at Great Bend
LHS Girls Drop Opening Game at North Cup
Garden City Softball Sweeps LHS
Perryton Police Shoot Man in Fatigues, Body Armor
"Emergency Situation" Ends Safely in Gray County
SCCC Poetry Coffee House Event Awards Scholarships
Huelskamp Continues Town Hall Tradition in Liberal May 3
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group