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Steps to provide for homeless timely, necessary


May 30, 2018

We see them nearly every day, though sometimes they aren’t very obvious – our local homeless population.

Some stand out, walking the streets, panhandling, hanging out at favorite spots around town. Others are a lot less noticeable, or way under the radar.

Homelessness is a problem in Sweet Home – no ifs or buts about it. We have one of the highest homelessness rates in our school district in the state, we’re told.

Acknowledging it is a baby step. The hard part is coming up with solutions.

That’s why the effort instigated by Henry Wolthuis and other local leaders, reported on p...

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