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Nisswa students shatter food shelf donation goal


When students at Nisswa Elementary School set out to collect food donations for Minnesota Food Share Month, they set an unrealistic goal of 500 items — unrealistic because they never could have limited themselves to that amount.

When the school bus arrived Monday, April 1, at the Lakes Area Food Shelf, the student council representatives unloaded 1,171 items (781 pounds) of food and some monetary donations.

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