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Oasis for St. Pauls' 'food desert' proposed

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has labeled large shares of St. Pauls' East Side as a 'food desert,' because many residents don't have easy access to a healthy food and fresh produce. Now, A doctor, a health care marketing representative and two moms are trying to drum up support for a possible solution: a member-owned grocery store. The Pioneer Press explores the idea.
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture has labeled large shares of St. Pauls' East Side as a 'food desert,' because many residents don't have easy access to a healthy food and fresh produce. Now, A doctor, a health care marketing representative and two moms are trying to drum up support for a possible solution: a member-owned grocery store. The Pioneer Press explores the idea.

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