SOUTH SOUND: Five swine flu cases in Thurston County

State health officials say there are now five confirmed swine flu cases in Thurston County, part of 516 confirmed cases in Washington.

There were 23 new confirmed cases announced Wednesday.

King County had 344 of the total cases. There have been 107 in Snohomish County, 27 in Pierce, seven in Clark, five each in Thurston and Yakima, four each in Spokane and Whatcom, three each in Kitsap and Mason, two each in Skagit and Island, and one each in Douglas, Lewis and Grays Harbor counties.