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Student Nutrition Advisory Council plans for healthier future

Student Nutrition Advisory Council plans for healthier future

Jameson Stahl, Online Editor

February 15, 2018

A majority of the options in the vending machines are unhealthy. Filled with Mountain Dew kickstart and pop, healthier options like chocolate milk are rarely seen in stock. The Student Nutrition Advisory Council is here to help make the school a healthy place, and help guide students towards healthie...

Final year of $3 million PEP grant

Final year of $3 million PEP grant

Shad Kraftson, Distribution Reporter

March 15, 2016

Stillwater was the only school in Minnesota and one of 60 in the country to get the Carol M. White Physical Education Program grant in 2013. They say the third time is a charm, but it was the fourth time the district applied. The grant gives $2 million over the course of three years and this i...

Soda companies cutting calories

Soda companies cutting calories

Sam Begin, Team Lead Editor

October 14, 2014

The fact that soda has a lot of calories isn't really news to anyone, but the fact that the companies making those sodas are doing something about it is. In a recent announcement, three of the largest soda companies in the United States have proclaimed their intentions to reduce the calorie content of...

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