Hawaii Island News, 09 Jan 2019

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Accessed on 09 January 2019, 1454 UTC, Post 18236.

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USDA, states work to make sure food stamps are issued

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday a plan that will provide full benefits for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, often referred to as food stamps, for the month of February if the government shut down, now in its third week, continues.

Nuisance control measure fails

County officials shot down a bill that would require the county to establish a plan to control feral animals and waste at county facilities.
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