Fifth Graders' Onion Crop Is Missing, Apparently Stolen The class planted 100 onions in June and planned to harvest them this month. But when the students returned for the new school year, the onions were gone.
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Fifth Graders' Onion Crop Is Missing, Apparently Stolen

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Fifth Graders' Onion Crop Is Missing, Apparently Stolen

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep, with an appeal to return the onions. A fifth grade class in Maine learned about gardening; they planted 100 onions back in June. They were planning a harvest this month. They meant to give half to the school cafeteria and donate the rest to a homeless shelter. But when they returned to school the onions were gone, apparently stolen.

If the thief is listening, here's a warning to give them back because if you don't, they will make you cry.

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