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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 17, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 Page 8A — Herald-Zeitunc — Sunday, April 17, 2011  PALIN: WIS. DOING RIGHT THING WITH UNIONS  MAI )ISON, Wis. — Sarah Palin told a rally on Saturday that Wisconsin’s governor is doing right hy demanding more concessions from public employees’ unions.  Braving snow showers and a frigid wind outside the state Gapitol building, the former Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential candidate told tea partyers she’s glad to stand with Republican Gov. Scott Walker.  I lundreds of labor supporters surrounded the rally, trying to drown Palin out with chants of “Hey-hey, ho-ho, Scott Walker has got to go!” and "Recall Walker!”  Hey, folks! 1 le’s trying to save your jobs and your pensions! Palin yelled into the microphone. "Your governor did the right thing and you won! Your beautiful state won! And people still have their jobs!”  BOGUS MILITIA MARCHED IN PARADES  LOS ANGELES — They didn’t have Army haircuts. Their boots didn’t shine. And their uniforms didn’t look right.  ILS. Army veteran Joaquin Lim sensed something was amiss with the troop that had popped up at civic events in Southern (California’s Chinese-American communities. At a flag-raising ceremony honoring a Chinese holiday, the Walnut city councilman stopped one of the recruits and asked to see his military II).  "There were actually typos on the ID card,” Urn said. Right away, I knew something was wrong.”  Those suspicions came into the spotlight Thesday when authorities arrested the so-called "supreme commander” of the U.S. Army/Military Special Forces Reserve unit and charged him with duping Chinese immigrants into thinking they had truly enlisted in the American armed forces.  1 DEAD IN SKYDIVING COLLISION ABOVE AIRPORT  PERRIS, Calif. — TWo weeks after a pair of experienced skydivers collided and plunged to their deaths, a similar accident in southern California has left one skydiver dead and another in critical condition.  The jumpers’ parachutes collided and got entangled about 200 feet above the ground Friday, a day before a memorial jump to honor the victims of the previous crash, PfeiTis Valley Skydiving manager Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld said.  In both of these situations, it was two very experienced people on days when there was hardly any other people in the air, lie said. “And somehow they lost track of each other and ran into each other. It s dumbfounding to us.”  NEW BRAUNFELS CEMETERY CLEANUP  ASHLEY LANDIS/Herald-Zeitung correspondent  Volunteers Ethan House, 12, Geneka Peirson, 11, and Brandon Best, middle school pastor of Oakwood Baptist Church, scrub a tombstone Saturday at New Braunfels Cemetery. The tombstones were cleaned with water, mild soap and brushes  Spring storms kill 17 in 4 states  The Associated Press  The storms that smacked the Midwest and South with howling winds and pounding rain left 17 people dead in four states. The system plowed through the Carolinas on Saturday, bringing flash floods, hail and reports of tornadoes.  A tornado collapsed a church with six people inside near the South Carolina coast, but there was no immediate word on injuries, said Melinda Wadford with the St. Stephen Fire Department auxiliary. In North Carolina, emergency crews had to scramble to rescue hikers. They were also working to clear trees from roads and survey damage.  Meanwhile, residents were reeling in Alabama. A weather service meteorologist estimated that a tornado’s winds reached 140 to 150 mph.  Willard Hollon, his son Steve and daughter Cheryl all were killed when the winds roared through. Hollon’s wife, Sarah, his granddaughters and Steve’s wife survived.  “When I shined the light out there I could see it was all gone,” said Willard’s brother, Henley Hollon said.  T Take Control Of Your Healthcare!  9 Vascular I Cardiovascular Screenings for ONLY $99!   e   ..... Regular:    $4>§  bean Specialists is hosting a stroke prevention and vascular disease screening on:  April 29,2011 Comfort Suites 1489IH 35 North New Braunfels, TX 78130  flBSSBSSBi  These arteries supply oxygenated blood to the face and brain. This screening may identify the presence of plaque build-up and blockages. The til cause of stroke  is restriction of blood flow in this area    $45.00  wsssssnssB  This artery supplies oxygenated blood from the heart to the rest of the body. 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Margaret Prisco and ITiaddeus lorizzo said a detective contacted them last fall saying that Joseph Naso — who lived downstairs from the couple in a San Francisco apartment building in the early 1980s — wrote in graphic detail about torturing a then 23-ycar-okl ITisco.  "It's disconcerting. When you're that age, living in San Francisco, you don't have your guard up and thinking that someone is after you," Frisco, 53, told the Associated Press on Saturday from her home in New York.  Rescue operation under way at silver mine  BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A rescue team worked to find a missing miner Saturday by clearing debris from a collapsed tunnel 6,150 feet underground at a northern Idaho silver mine, officials said.  Hecia Mining Company President Phil Baker said the collapse at the Lucky Friday Mine occurred Friday afternoon dose to where two employees were working. ()ne worker escaped without injuries, but there’s been no contact with the other, whose condition was unknown.  I he missing miner’s name was not released.  "We are doing every effort possible to expedite this in a safe manner,” said Melanie f lennessey, a company spokeswoman. “It is a rescue mission.”  A 10-member rescue team was part of the rescue operation under way at the site in Mullan, Idaho, an historic mining town of 840 people. Baker said additional equipment was being flown in to allow crews to use a front-end loader remotely to dig away the material.  “We’re securing the ground as we go,” Baker said. "We’re doing everything we can to reach the employee. We’re just  very concerned for the miner and his family right now.”  Mike Dexter, Hecla spokesman, said the two employees had just Finished watering down blasted-out rock and ore when the collapse occurred about 75 feet from the end of the tunnel. Officials say it’s unclear if the entire 75 feet collapsed, or only a portion of it, possibly leaving the miner trapped on the other side.  “We don’t know if the collapse went all the way to the end,” Dexter said.  The mine employs 275 workers, about 50 of whom were underground.   

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