Benton County is pursuing a plan to dissolve a bicounty agency that jointly serves needy veterans and homeless residents of Benton and Franklin counties and create a separate agency.
Benton County is pursuing a plan to dissolve a bicounty agency that jointly serves needy veterans and homeless residents of Benton and Franklin counties and create a separate agency. File Tri-City Herald
Benton County is pursuing a plan to dissolve a bicounty agency that jointly serves needy veterans and homeless residents of Benton and Franklin counties and create a separate agency. File Tri-City Herald

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