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WIND ADVISORY now and a FREEZE WATCH Sunday

Due to a strong north wind around 20-30 miles per hour, a WIND ADVISORY has been issued through early Saturday afternoon.

The winds will push in very cold air and freezing cold temps are possible for parts of the WEAR-TV area. Inland areas are under a FREEZE WATCH Sunday moring from 1am to 8am. Some WEAR-TV inland places could drop to, or close to, the freezing mark.

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HEALTH: Healthier school lunches

Updated: Wednesday, August 20 2014, 06:29 PM CDT
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Thanks to new nutritional guidelines, students are eating more fruits and vegetables in their school lunch.

That's according to the USDA.
Those guidelines started in 2012 and require schools that opt into the program to serve skim or low-fat milk and add more whole grains, fruits and vegetables.
   
However, the USDA says a million fewer students nationwide are eating federal school lunches.



Experts say this is because schools can opt out of the lunch program and turn down down federal reimbursements

For more health related news just log onto weartv.com and click on the Health tab HEALTH: Healthier school lunches
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