(St. Cloud, MN) -- The flu bug continues to circulate around the state with one death in the last reporting period. Karen Witzman with CentraCare in St. Cloud says they're seeing more patients with influenza, as well as an increase in the number of staff calling in sick. She says it's an early start for widespread flu activity. Saint Katharine Drexel School in St. Cloud is closed again today (FRI) due to the large number of kids out sick with the flu.