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What others say: Pink salmon purchase helps state, federal government

...the former.This is terrific for the state and The Emergency Food Assistance Program operated by the feds.This salmon...anywhere, will help Americans who have been seeking emergency food assistance as a result of the economy and lack of...

...Guatemala, known as Anacafe, says some 100,000 direct coffee jobs have dried up.The United Nations is providing emergency food aid to 14,000 Guatemalan households that have lost income due to rust. Still, that's less than 10 percent of...
Make sure you're ready for winter driving

...of abrasive material (sand or cat litter), a cloth towel or roll of paper towels, a small shovel, water, some emergency food and a book of matches.? An ice scraper and good windshield wiper blades are a must for good winter visibility...
Winter driving conditions back on the Peninsula

...or reflective triangle), a small bag of abrasive material (sand or cat litter), a small shovel, water, some emergency food and a book of matches.? Get a tune-up. This is the best way to make sure you don't have an unexpected breakdown...
Less money for food

...balanced meals, Kreher and Swarner say that area emergency food pantries and meal programs are going to have to make...helps feed in the Central Peninsula with the USDA Emergency Food Assistance Program don't prepare balanced meals...

...also expected to cause extensive damage to crops.Officials in both Orissa and Andhra Pradesh have been stockpiling emergency food supplies and setting up shelters. The Indian military has put some of its forces on alert, and has trucks, transport...
Extreme Alaska challenge: 100-mile run, with sled

...that will follow him along the paths.Susitna 100 Race officials require runners to pack or drag provisions such as emergency food, a minus-20-degrees-Fahrenheit sleeping bag, foam mat, front and rear light, two quarts of water and a tent...
Cuts to food stamps could leave thousands hungry

...Swarner expects more residents would come to the food bank to get commodities and use the direct service program, the emergency food assistance program (TEFAP) and the commodity supplemental food program (CSFP). The USDA manages both programs...
Good food, great people: Fireweed Diner serves up hot lunch with side order of caring sack with reclaimed groceries from local stores like bread, meat and fruit from the food bank's emergency food program. The emergency food program is for "anyone that needs help in supplementing their food budget," she said. It is not...
Around the Peninsula

...renovated. Lunches will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. USDA Commodity food and Emergency Food is distributed Monday-Friday from noon to 4 p.m.. For more information call 262-3111. Community garage sale...


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