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Albert Lea Sunday Tribune (Newspaper) - May 27, 1979, Albert Lea, Minnesota Albert a Tribune sunday May la 1979 five arrested at red Lake red Lake. Minn a after chatting amicably with Fri agents for about an hour. Five men were arrested for their alleged involvement in the armed takeover of the Law enforcement building on the red Lake Indian reservation last weekend a sixth is expected to surrender to officials in nearby Bemidji tribal treasurer Stephanie Hanson said her husband Harry and four others turned themselves in voluntarily when they met Fri agents at the Hanson House Friday night damage As a result of the takeover was estimated at $4 3 million in a preliminary report released Friday by the Interior department two youths were killed seven buildings burned to the ground and 45 vehicles destroyed by fire or smashed during the weekend of violence the five Are charged with assaulting Federal officers with a dangerous weapon Harry Hanson. 40. Who has admitted leading the takeover As a protest against tribal chairman Roger Jourdain was being held in the Beltrami county fail in Bemidji on $25.onn Bood Edward d Cook 21 William a Stateler also known As William a stately18. Roland g. Roy. 23. And Thomas h Barrett 20. Were held on $10,000 Bond each the Fri said a warrant also was issued for Donald Desjarlait 24 All Are reservation residents Hanson and his wife contend that Jourdain 00. Has been a virtual dictator on the reservation. Which is Home of 3.000 member of the red i Ake band of hip pea indians they also claim Jourdain misused tribal funds during his 21-year reign As chairman Jourdain has not been seen since the takeover although police reportedly know where he is Hanson said the takeover was provoked by the tribal councils removal of his wife As tribal treasurer she was reinstated Early this week by Bureau of Indian affairs superintendent Joe head u s magistrate j r Petter son has set a preliminary hearing for thursday for Al those arrested except Barrett the criminal complaint con tends the defendants planned the enforcement Center takeover at Hanson s Home Early last saturday that they entered the Center carrying weapons and threatened four officers who were on duty the complaint says Hanson fired a revolver and a Shotgun inside the Center and pointed the revolver at the officers it states further that Cook and Roy locked the officers in a jail cell and Cook stated. A you Guys Are going to die a a after a period of time the complaint adds the defendants left the Center by the time other persons freed the imprisoned officers. The building was on fire the fire ultimately destroyed the is 5 million Center the maximum penalty for assault on a Federal officer is to years in prison and a $10,000 Fine. The Fri also has subpoenaed the tribe s financial records for the last 15 years. Mrs Hanson s id a we know there Are going to be More she added a but there better be a real investigation of Jourdain. Too. Or no telling what will happen a we re going to give the system a Chance to work Quot a journey begins a i Oxx photo iranian religious Leader shot at i morph to Lucky lady a Wanda Horon tits in her Munster Home Friday night her packed suitcases in front of her. A travel agent talked mrs. Horan into delaying a trip to los Angeles which would have put her aboard the ill fated american airlines flight 191, which crashed on take off from Chicago s o Hara International Airport killing All aboard. Woman talked out of taking fateful flight to meet and she would save $11 As Well a i always take american and i always leave mrs Horan said a but we were sitting there talking and. Just like a Miracle she the travel agent talked me into mrs Horan said one of her Sisters called her after hearing of the crash a she was mrs Horan said a when i said hello she said a i thought never hear your voice again she knows i always come on Friday and was calling to see if i was on that plane Quot later. Mrs Horan was watching a television news report when she was visited at her Munster Home by a Hammond times reporter she pointed to the television and said a Elf i had listened to myself i would have been there Quot mrs Horan said her California relatives say she should skip today a flight and stay Home but she s not listening a i must be she said Quot i am getting nervous but i want to see my Sisters Quot meanwhile she called her travel agent a a in a glad i listened to she said Tehran. Iran a gunmen from a mysterious underground group say they shot and wounded an iranian religious Leader a key member of the hid Den Hierarchy of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini s revolution and the third target of Forghan group assassins Ayatollah Hashemi a Sfanjani. One of the top men in the moslem religious Chain which holds the real Power in Iran. Was shot in the Abdomen Friday after he answered the door of his House in Northern Tehran officials of the Hospital where he is being treated said the Ayatollah had an appointment with the gunmen who made the arrangements while claiming to have been sent by another religious Leader iranian journalists said Raf Zanjani struggled with the three gun wielding assailants who also wounded his wife she was not badly Hurt slate radio reported a revolutionary firing squad in the nor my Aster. Ind i a Wanda Horan thought she was saving $11 she saved the Money and her life a Elf she did t talk me into it i would have been on that one of my god Quot said mrs Horan whose travel agent talked her into skipping the flight that crashed Friday near of Hare International Airport killing All aboard Quot you think you Are going to save $11 and look you save your she said mrs Horan in her 60s. Said she cancelled a reservation and delayed a trip to los Angeles until today after her travel agent told her the weekend flight would be easier for her relatives vacationers undaunted by Gas crunch re coming events St Paul. Minn. A sort cancellations in Minnesota caused by the gasoline shortage Quot can be counted on one or two an Industry spokesman says Quot there s a great Deal of concern on the part of resort operators. But so far there have been very few cancellations a said Arnold Hewes. Executive vice president of the Minnesota hospitality associations Quot most resort operators Are booked pretty solid throughout the summer bookings Are he added Friday Hewes group represents 125 resorts including All the major ones in Minnesota Hewes said he talked to about 15 resort operators in the Brainerd area a and nearly All of them said the Outlook is very Good for the summer a couple of owners said bookings started slowly but Are beginning to pick up Quot association members use the Minnesota Energy Agency list of service stations that have agreed to stay open weekends to advise concerned tourists where they can find gasoline. A a we re interested in spreading accurate information about gasoline Hewes said. Sunday Al anon and a at first lutheran Church. Glenville�?5 p in historical museum open i 30-4 30 p in monday Myrtle museum open to the Public music May be seen at other times by appointment Tel 448-3677 or Edna Johnson 448--3887 2-5 Oakland lutheran cemetery association lunch and coffee�?9 a in -4 p in tuesday senior citizen Center cards. �?o500�?��?1 3�p in a and Al anon at 1005 n. Ulstad a 8 30pm weight watchers at Owca -7 30pm wednesday senior citizen Center cards. Pfefferl 1 30p.m. Al anon at room 112 first lutheran use Chapel door a 9 30a.m. Al anon at old Coke Plant 919 w main �?9 30a in historical museum open a l 30-4 30p.m. Wednesday newcomers Al anon meeting at 1005 n Ulstad upstairs 7 30p in Young people a and Al anon at 919 w main old Coke Plant a 7 30p in Moose family night at 328 e main a 7 30p in weight watchers at my Yew a 7 30 p in a and Al anon at 1005 n Ulstad 8 30pm civil air patrol regular weekly meeting at Austin Airport a 7-9 30 p in Royal and select masters at masonic Temple a 7 30 p in Albert i Ca senior High school annual awards program at High school auditorium open to the Public a 7 30 pm thursday senior citizen Center cards. Whist a 1 30 ill a in. Tops club chapter 979 at Ywca-9 30a in Albert i a Lions club at Kahler Motel a 12 noon tops club chapter 769 at Library study room a 1 30 . The astern City of Mashad Early today executed a former Savar secret police official it brought to 223 the number of people executed by islamic tribunals since the february revolution. Khomeini in a statement on state radio accused a superpowers and International criminals Quot of involvement in the attack on a Sfanjani. And an earlier assassination. Then said a they cannot terrorize our islamic revolution with these desperate acts. The United states and other superpowers should know that our nation is he said the a footsteps of the superpowers and International could be seen behind the attacks but he did not elaborate the 50-year-old a Sfanjani. A close associate of Khomeini and a reputed member of the secret ruling islamic revolutionary Council was in satisfactory condition at Tehran a martyrs Hospital today after an operation to Stop an internal Haemorrhage. The state radio said Hospital officials said a Sfanjani was hit by a single Bullet that missed his liver scraped a kidney and passed out through his Back earlier reports said he had been hit by two bullets Forghan. An underground group opposed to Iran s religious dictatorship claimed responsibility for the attack Forghan is believed to be an anti clerical anarchist group although it uses the language of h Lam its pull cations have criticized the a a ruling Khomeini s tier Circle of Relt twins game. Gus leaders who support his vision of a new society based on the Koran the moslem holy Book. Forghan claims it has assassinated two senior members of Iran a islamic revolutionary movement in Little More than a month. Tony Lenzini 39, o lathe operator from Toledo Ohio and Dan Roberts 24, of Novi Mich Bow o Carpenter Are shown last week in he Detroit River As they embarked on o 7,000 mile trip by Canoe to Moscow. The two Hope to fake the 17-foot Craft via the route of the old French Canadian fur traders and intend to arrive in Moscow in time for the 1980 summer olympics. In the background Are a portion of the ambassador Bridge and a cruise boat. Energy department seeks to ease diesel crunch Washington a the Energy department has an flounced emergency rules aimed at easing diesel fuel shortages for truckers hauling agricultural goods As Well As surface mass transit systems and companies producing crude Oil and natural Gas David j. Bardin administrator of the department s economic regulatory administration. Said the new regulations Quot Are essential to prevent a serious disruption in the food distribution system to preserve the reliability of surface transportation services and to continue Domestic production of More Oil arid Gas the rules adopted Friday night will remain in effect through july 31 Carter pushes for Trade Washington a pres ident Carter is pushing hard for congressional approval of a new International Trade agreement which he said can help reduce inflation and increase jobs Carter said thursday those benefits would result if the nation can Quot dramatically increase the level of and congressional approval of new International Trade agreements recently in tinted by the car ter administration would help bring those expanded exports about the president said he commented during swearing in ceremonies for the presidents Export Council a reactivated group made up mostly of business. Union and political Leaden Ltd it people need people open at 7 00 . Monday May 28th memorial Day c7/rco Skyline supp r club 373-4434 picture . Required Carisch theatres a Broadway twin of Vou need assistance of any kind. Please Call helpline 373-1507 24 hours a Day. Seven Days a week of we cannot help you directly we have a referral and information service. Did you know9 we have volunteers to take elderly or disabled people to and from doctor appointments pick up food Stamps or pick up and deliver an occasion meal did you know9 we receive to to 12 Calls a Day on the helpline. It is a 24 hour service covering any crisis All you have to do is dial 373-1507. Did you know9 we have a person interested in baby sitting in her Home did you know kids can Quot adopt a fifth through seventh Grade persons Are needed to read aloud help write letters or just visit. Did you know the open door clinic is open to anyone with cd problems. Consultation and interviews absolutely confidential office open from 8 to 5 . Monday through Friday Call 373-1507 did you know9 we need More Volunteer Drivers to help with our senior citizens. Standard cafe remodeler Tribune photo 373-7031 7 009 18 Albert Lea Freeborn county chamber of Commerce ambassador . Hagan right presented a certificate of appreciation to Mary and Luke Trumble on the reopening of the Standard cafe at the Eastside truck Stop. The restaurant opened today at 7 . After being closed since May 13. New Booths tables counters and floor were installed during the remodelling of the entire cafe. Mike Trumble manager of the Standard cafe is not pictured. Champ Broadway twin 1373-7038 free sundae on memorial Dae. So let Loose and have yourself a sundae to remember a big gooey one with everything on it. We Supply the goodies you Supply the imagination. Your sundae s guaranteed to be just the Way you like it too y because you la build it. And a a like they say of you want something done right. Do it yourself. Free sundae with any meal Purchase except sandwiches. Monday May 28th. \ a Hess 7 �0-9 15 the exorcist Starlight drive in ll.hwy.1b 373-ss5s a Mohite ohly dusk till Dawn 1. The sugar land express 2. Race with the Devil 3. Somebody killed or husband 4. The House by the Lake monday thru thursday at dusk sirloin stockade 804 East main in Albert Lea plus Star crash i the incredible i Melino Mah Jack Vandenberg a regulatory administration spokesman. Said the rules mean truckers hauling perishable farm products will be Able to Quot gel whatever they need in terms of diesel fuel to operate their he added that mass transportation. Such As trains buses taxi cabs and ferry Quot can get their full needs of diesel fuel Quot under the rules Quot and the same is True of those drilling for crude Oil and natural Gas Quot Vandenberg said a we had to meet the full needs of agricultural producers and that tight ened up the Market for some others Quot but. He added a they should not experience problems the Energy department is accepting Public comment on the rules until june 15 and will decide whether to continue the regulations comment is also being sought on whether to adopt further rules on the Quot tight Middle distillate Supply situation Quot and whether gasoline allocation regulations should be Ammon ded to provide too percent of requirements for surface mass transportation some farm states have projected diesel fuel shortages of 20 percent and members of Congress representing those states have pressed the Carter administration to take Steps to make sure there Are adequate supplies of diesel fuel Charco rolled family Burger 3 a $25 Antang gtd a rom Hill a two of Tai 373 1021 of Yyi in tit curl twin Countryside mini Golf course now open for your entertainment Dally i located next to Tho Countryside Motel on i. Main St. We Tiv permitting cum k run run Hole family an important announcement the Ca Toh cafe will b. Closed i starting monday May 28 Waara going on vacation. Waara sorry far any Incorv Ananca. A will Baback Boody to Opan our doors wed., june 13th three Days. Three dinners. One special Price. Tuesday sizzling sirloin Steak dinner. Monday chopped sleek dinner. Wednesday Chicken Fried Steak dinner. Then each Day you be got your Choice of a baked potato or French Fries Toast any drink and a trip to our soup n salad bar sirloin stockade Quality thai Inep. You Cornin tack. 804 East main Albert Loa bog n suds

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