Hazleton Area School District Deals with Norovirus

Published 03/10 2014 05:40PM

Updated 03/10 2014 05:57PM

Hazleton, Luzerne County- Word of an outbreak of a flu like illness in the Hazleton Area School District.
    It's called the Norovirus and has sickened students in recent weeks.
 Hazleton Area School District Officials say the situation is under control. But they want to get the word out..if you child is sick don't send them to school..and many parents are heeding that warning.
    Health experts say the virus needs to run its course.  They advise students and staff to wash their hands frequently.  And again, say if a student is sick, they should stay home.

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