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Alton Telegraph (Newspaper) - March 2, 1990, Alton, Illinois Nation world briefs greyhound Driver strike strands thousands greyhounds 6,300 Drivers went on strike Early today at the nations Only nationwide bus company stopping their buses outside terminals and stranding thousands of travellers. The walkout Over wages began after contract talks in Scottsdale ariz., Between greyhound lines inc. And the amalgamated Council of greyhound local unions failed to reach an agreement by a Midnight deadline. Besides the 6,300 Drivers 3,075 maintenance workers went on strike. Sioux plan huge Midwest gambling Palace Des Moines Iowa apr banished to a Remote Prairie 130 years ago the Santee Sioux indians Are rising again this time with playing cards in their hands. The tribe plans to build a $67 million hotel Casino in Council Bluffs that would Dwarf All other gaming operations Between Nevada and new Jersey. Sandinista confirm soldiers deserting Managua Nicaragua apr draftees in the Sandi nista controlled Are deserting their ranks and the military is reportedly hiding ahead of next months swearing in of an opposition government. Sandinista officials on thursday acknowledged the desertions but denied weapons and ammunition were being Squirrel led away. President Daniel Ortega called for . Pidto resume the Day he Steps Down. East Germany Tilting toward capitalism East Berlin apr East German authorities have taken another step toward the introduction of capitalism by announcing the nations state owned industries will be sold off to private investors starting March 15. However land and fixed assets will not be on Sale to foreigners. Shuttle streaks toward sunday Landing Cape canaveral Fla. A Atlantis streaked toward a sunday Landing after its Crew put into orbit a spy satellite designed to Fly Over parts of the soviet Union never before observed from a shuttle launched Craft Nasa sources said. Senate sends volunteerism Bill to House Washington a a $125 million Bill to kindle the spirit of volunteerism is aimed at encouraging activities ranging from teaching Reading to cleanup drives in the nation s forests and Parks. It goes to the House after being approved thursday in the Senate after four Days of intense bickering and mane vering. It would authorize $125 million for Volunteer boosts clean air Bill s chances Washington a a new agreement on sweeping air pollution controls is expected to ease Senate passage of the measure although the Accord with the White House is prompting criticism from environmentalists and Industry a not to mention some senators. Senate leaders and the Bush administration announced agreement thursday on the most contentious parts of the Bill including controls on acid rain automobile emissions and toxic chemical releases by Industry. Quot we have reached agreement on sound and comprehensive legislation that expands and strengthens the clean air Laws and have done it in the most Cost effective Way possible a declared Senate majority Leader George Mitchell a Maine. Although not As Tough As the original Senate Bill the Compromise Calls for Broad ranging new air pollution controls on automobiles factories and electric Power plants. It to a Cut in half the acid rain pollutants from Coal burning electric Power plants by the end of the decade. Annual Fulfur dioxide releases would be Cut by to million tons by 2000. A tighten automobile emission controls so that hydrocarbon emissions Are Cut by one fifth and nitrogen oxides by nearly two thirds. The two emissions Are key components of Urban smog. A require Industry for the first time to install the Best available technology to control the release of 192 toxic chemicals including a variety of carcinogens. Plants would have to Strong ceilings super Sale enhance your living areas 2 x4�?T ceiling tiles $089 Rry a $079 mtg each 1 each regular 400 regular i Tillar a Aux tic $439 a each in in 913 Cimarron 2x4 Portal free with Purchase of i or Mori rooms of tile Arrow heavy duty Staple gun Volue to Quot aviation or snips io69, 301774 limit one per household value a Biog a i a i Tuff a hit turn a houses a Stum Fang a wish a in Jet Ira reach Rio liar 99 visit our showroom for Complete line of Armstrong tile. In Stock for same Day delivery offer Good while Supply lasts i give your family room a Brand new look in i 2 x2�?T panels $025 my a of he a Fulai �2> i a i Henry w Alton. In at Intuit a Are a a. A it j 0 a. 1 a a a it Rel it $097 my each angular 5jj4 tit Cimmaron tilt 12 White main runner $025 w each regular 5/121 4 70s h White Cross tees my 7 foot Tosi 8 a pc 4 foot we 52 8 to White Wall Angle a 69 regular Soo 8 Call locally 618 465-3588 314 355-0203 v v free delivery i free estimates on daily 7 5 saturday 8 noon impose further controls to meet new a health based requirements if the cancer risks Are at a certain level to people living near a Plant. A require a Broad Range of Industry to curb smog causing pollutants. Midwest senators were concerned about the High Cost of acid rain controls although some new provisions were aimed at holding Down those costs. A it s a better Bill but Well have to continue the fight for fairness on the Senate floor a said sen. Paul Simon d i. Sen. Robert Byrd d w.va., said the Compromise still threatens thousands of his states Coal miners. He promised to seek additional changes but added a a in a not going to engage in any speaking of the difficulties Midwest senators face on the acid rain provision sen. Christopher Bond r-mo., told reporters a we did not have a Choice Between the Good the bad and the ugly. We had a Choice Between ugly uglier and Mitchell said he plans to bring the Bill to the Senate floor monday. Senate minority Leader Bob Dole called the proposal a a giant step Forward in improving Federal air pollution Laws for the first time in 13 years. President Bush urged senators to move swiftly to pass the measure. He had called the original Senate clean air Bill too expensive. A i afet a a Quot Community education classes Alton memorial Hospital a accept Mastercard and visa amp t a s a 8> a % a 8 a 8 a 8> a a a 8 a a 8 a a amp a a a a a a a March 1990 March 5 March 3 amp 6 March 6 March 6 March 6 amp 13 March 7 March 7 amp 8 March 8 March 8 March to March 12 March 12 March 15 March 15 March 15 March 17 March 19 March 19 March 19 March 20 March 20 March 20 March 21 March 29 Parkinson support group Eunice Smith Home 2 . East dining room living with amp learning about diabetes 6 30 y 00 . Education classroom. A two session class for diabetics covering diet medication and self Core. Reservations preferred Coll 463-7150. Fee $15 for the two session class. Blood pressure screening 9 . To 3 , main lobby. No fee. Cholesterol screening 9 . To 12 noon main lobby. $5.00 Freedom from smoking orientation free introductory session. Education classroom 7 . This is a seven week smoking cessation program which is taught according to american lung association guidelines. Call 463-7150 for registration. Fee $40 for the seven week course. First session March 13-7 . Preparation for parenthood education classroom 7 . A class for first time parents or parents needing a free if planning to deliver at am others $18. Reservations required Coil 463-7229 to Register or for More information. A Section last epidural class 7 00 . Cafeteria a a. Registration required. No fee. Coll 463-7229 for reservations or information. Speaker or. Brummett. Systematic stress management class two session class meets on wednesday and again on thursday nights from 7 9 . In the education classroom first floor. Fee $40. Reservations required a Call 463-7150 to Register. Topics covered How to determine and reduce your stress level How to identify Good and bad stressor in your life How to relax both mind and body. The techniques taught Are effective easy to learn and con be used on o daily basis. Breast feeding class 7 . Education classroom. Call 463-7229 for information amp registration. No fee. children of aged parents support group. 7 . Senior services plus inc. Call 465-3298. No fee sibling class 9 30 . Education department. For children Ages 3-9 who Are expecting a new baby at their House. No fee reservations required Call 4637229. A round the Square 7-10 ., Alton Square near hardens. No fee lamaze class a six week course. Meets monday tuesday amp wednesday 7-9 . And on saturday 9-11 . Held in Hatch meeting rooms. Call 463-7229 to Register or for More information. Arthritis support group 7 . Alton Square Community room meet the doctor or. Gaskill will be the featured speaker his topic for the evening will be Quot hardening of the arteries a who me Quot 7 . In cafeteria a amp b. Coll 463-7150 to Register. No fee. Golden care plus travel trip to Okawville through Nealy s Tours. Leave from Alton Square at 9 . Return Home approximately at 5 . Call 466-3008 to Register. Must be in by 3/1/90. Fee $22.75 which includes transportation lunch and admission fee. St. Patrick s Day alzheimer s support group 2 . In East dining room of Eunice Smith nursing Home. No fee. Mended hearts 7 30 . Cafeteria a b. Speaker Rev. Fred Beck Quot laughter is the Best Medicine Quot Mastectomy club 7 00 . Education classroom. No fee. Film Quot cancer it s effect on self image amp intimate relationships diabetes support group 7 00 . Quot meal planning Quot speakers Dorothy forehand re amp Sophia Swedberg re. Both Are dietitians at Alton memorial Hospital. American diabetic Alert Day Golden care plus presents growing Wiser program four session two hour series an adventure in mental wellness in the senior years. First session 3 20 and continuing on each consecutive tuesday from 1-3 . Held in the Hatch meeting rooms ground floor. No fee. The components of the program Are memory mental alertness loss amp life change choices for living self image. Laughter fun. Registration required Call 463-7182 to Register. Registrations closed on 3 8 90. Early discharge class 7 00 . In education classroom. A class emphasizing care of Mother and baby those first few Days after Hospital discharge. Call 463-7229 to Register. Quot headaches 7 . Cafeteria b. Presented by Starkey Sloan in. Studied at Diamond headache clinic Chicago la. Call 463-7150 to Register. No fee. /4lton memorial Hospital i memorial drive a Alton Illinois 62002 pjjj2 i Al a 8> a amp a a a a a i if if if a a a 8 a 8 of Isa that aka of

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