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This is a sign the Minnesota Department of Health plans to post at fairs in the state. Special to The Forum

People with flu urged to skip Minnesota fairs

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When the new flu began to spread, many people were concerned about catching it from hogs because it was called swine flu.

Now some are concerned that swine may get sick from flu-infected people, especially at local and state fairs.


Minnesota Health Department's Buddy Ferguson said: "Don't bring your swine to the fair if they are sick, and don't go to the fair if you are sick."

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