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Published March 03, 2010, 03:40 PM

Swine flu death total increases by 3 in Minn.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The state's death toll from swine flu has increased to 58 after state officials completed their investigations of three deaths in October and November.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The state's death toll from swine flu has increased to 58 after state officials completed their investigations of three deaths in October and November.

The Minnesota Department of Health released its weekly update of flu statistics on Wednesday. It shows flu infections of all kinds remain only sporadic in the state.

There were no outbreaks of flu-like illness in long-term care facilities last week and only one in schools. There were no new confirmed cases in the state's hospitals.

The department releases few details about swine flu deaths, but in this case says they were a man from Dakota County, a man from Benton County and a woman from Carver County. Their ages ranged from 20 to 59.

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