New federal guidelines would make school lunches healthier

Thursday, January 13, 2011 | 9:29 a.m. CST; updated 1:31 p.m. CST, Thursday, January 13, 2011

WASHINGTON — School cafeterias would have to hold the fries — and serve kids more whole grains, fruits and vegetables — under the government's plans for the first major nutritional overhaul of students' meals in 15 years.