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Message to Spokane Valley council: panhandling out of control

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley City Council members say panhandling in the Valley is out of control and needs to change. On Tuesday night a plan was presented to them to fix the problem.

It was just this week that a 47-year-old transient had his throat slit during a drunken fight at a homeless camp off the Sullivan exit. 

Ian Robertson, leader of the "Change for the Better Campaign," says he wants to put more donation jars in more stores in the Valley to raise money for organizations that can help the homeless. Robertson's hoping people will donate their dollar to them rather than the people on the street.

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