BRIEFLY: 'Swine' not appropriate name
ST. PAUL -- Southwestern Minnesota pork producers asked local school leaders to watch their wording when discussing the current influenza outbreak.
The producers wrote to school superintendents in recent days urging them not to use the phrase "swine flu" in messages they send to school staff and parents, said Charlie Kyte, executive director of the Minnesota Association of School Administrators.
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