Winneshiek County Public Health no longer has flu vaccine available for the general public.

State flu vaccine for children through age 18 who qualify, is still available currently at the office. If you have any questions of whether your child would qualify, contact Winneshiek County Public Health at 563-382-4662. Check with your local healthcare providers or pharmacies to see if flu vaccine is still available from them.

"Healthy reminders to staying well are to maintain good hand washing, cover your cough and if you are ill, stay home from work or school," said Nancy Sacquitne of WCPH.

"Happy New Year and best wishes on a healthy and prosperous 2014 from the staff at Winneshiek County Public Health."