COVID-19 isn’t the first pandemic Morrison County has faced. A little over a century ago, the Spanish Flu of 1918 made its way to our county and left an undeniable mark on our history.
I’ve had multiple people ask me about Morrison County’s response to the flu. Now more than ever, it is incredibly relevant. It made sense to write an article about it, to illuminate some of the similarities between then and now.
You can read the article at this link: Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases: The Spanish Flu in Morrison County.