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Big changes to lunch: Park Rapids students will see more fruits, veggies

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Park Rapids students in grades K-12 will experience "significant changes" on lunch plates next year, business manager Carol Hutchinson told the school board this week.


Fruits and vegetables will increase in amounts with veggie colors of the rainbow - green, red and orange - required.

"We will be spending more money on fruits and vegetables," Hutchinson told the board. "No question."

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