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Free meals for kids available at 2,500 sites in Minnesota this summer

The state has teamed up with the USDA to provide healthy foods for all children in Minnesota.

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Hunger hotline reports record number of calls since July

It's one of several metrics showing increased hunger in Minnesota.

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Coronavirus: $12M in federal funds going to food shelves to combat hunger

Gov. Tim Walz revealed his plan to use coronavirus relief funds to combat hunger in Minnesota last month, and it has now been approved.

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New data predicts Depression-era level of food need in Minnesota

The state's largest food bank says McKinsey & Co. projects need for food to peak in September.