GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – As more states across the country are reporting widespread flu cases, many local businesses are feeling the impact.

Here are KARE 11, we’ve had 10 people call out sick over the past two days and 36 people have called in sick so far in the month of March.

Dr. David Hilden, from Hennepin County Medical Center, stopped by KARE 11 to chat with Julie Nelson about the flu outbreak.