Measles case reported in Sioux Falls; officials host clinic

January 24, 2015 4:01 PM

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An unvaccinated child has been diagnosed with the measles in Sioux Falls, state and local health officials said Saturday, meaning 14 people have now been diagnosed in the last month with the highly contagious disease in South Dakota.

The child is under age 10 and lives in Sioux Falls, but no other personal information was released. Health officials did say the child was at Holy Spirit Elementary School in Sioux Falls on Thursday, and they urged any unvaccinated individuals who also were at the school that day to get vaccinated b...

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