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Published January 10, 2014, 08:18 PM

Milnor schools receive grant for being healthy

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -A North Dakota public school found itself in the spotlight today for standing out when it comes to health and wellness.

By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -A North Dakota public school found itself in the spotlight today for standing out when it comes to health and wellness.

Milnor Public School received a $1,500 grant as the winner of a Gold Level Award from the Healthier U.S. School Challenge.

At an afternoon ceremony, students showed off their skills when it came to fitness in front of an audience including state officials.

Diann Aberle, Superintendent of Milnor Public School: "To get a great honor and to have the state superintendent of schools and Child Food Nutrition director visit our school is awesome."

The grant will help purchase healthy menu items for lunches and exercise equipment.

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