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SWINE Flu Closes Summer Camp

By Jackie Burrell
Friday, June 19th, 2009 at 1:55 pm in Health & Safety.

Summer camp Swine flu may not be making daily headlines anymore – not since the the World Health Organization declared it a pandemic last week, anyway – but the H1N1 virus has slammed a Santa Rosa summer camp so badly, the camp closed its gates. After 15 staffers fell ill on the eve of opening Camp Newman-Swig, a Jewish summer camp that draws some 1,400 young campers each summer, administrators placed frantic phone calls in the wee hours of Wednesday morning, telling parents to keep their kids home. According to the camp’s posted updates, Newman-Swig will reopen June 25, and everyone seems to be recovering just fine.

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One Response to “SWINE Flu Closes Summer Camp”

  1. Violet Moore Says:

    Thanks Jackie. Nestle is my favorite cookie dough when no time to make from scratch. I usually sample the dough from the package. This will break the habit for me.

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