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By Chris Hrapsky

Cash for those trick-or-treat goodies

ROCHESTER, MN (FOX 47) -- Halloween is just about here, and it's time to scare those tooth cavities away.

The Northwest Dental Group in Rochester is one of several clinics that will buy your kids candy in exchange for a healthier smile.

Dentist Steve Sperling says the clinic will give kids one dollar for every pound of candy they bring in.

Healthy snacks for the kids will also be available.

So, once the candy is sold, where does it all go?

Dr. Steve Sperling says, "It goes to Operation Gratitude and then it goes to our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan."

The great Halloween candy buy back is November 1st from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Northwest Dental Group, 1615 14th St. NW, in Rochester.

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