With the second death in Laclede County due to the COVID 19 Virus and a recent spike in COVID 19 numbers, Laclede County Health Department Administrator Charla Baker reminds residents to still make getting a flu shot for the upcoming flu season, a priority.

Baker says, people still think the virus is like a cold or influenza but she says, it’s not:

Baker says it’s easy to get a flu shot. If you have questions please call the Laclede County Health Department or your doctor.