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School District 833 students might soon be using their fingers to pay for lunch instead of tapping in personal identification numbers.


Nutrition Services got the go-ahead from the school board Feb. 21, to test a fingerprint system for 90 days at Cottage Grove Elementary School to see if it speeds up lunch lines.

The program will take time to implement, said TITLE Barb Osthus.

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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