(Meeker County, MN) — A deadly bird flu is being detected in Minnesota for the first time in nearly four months. State officials say a commercial turkey flock in Meeker County recently reported an outbreak of Avian Flu. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health has been preparing for a resurgence of the bird flu, but they didn’t expect it to circle back this soon.
Bird Flu Detected In MN
By Ashley Hanley|2022-09-01T05:46:41-05:00September 1st, 2022|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!