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Colorado Springs Gazette (Newspaper) - March 11, 1990, Colorado Springs, Colorado Colorado Springs Wyk it St % a. A m Gazette Telegraph sunday March la 1990 35c daily/75c sunday inside fitness guru Jack Valanna fights frailty flab a and i and books a 9 business i cloy stats a i class mid go comics/1 Csc it Cost sword Dlo digest/a2 for Tho record/b4 issues of 7 lifestyle a i Leviet Del obituaries/b4 Pomea Eio oetdoors/c14 Beal estate of i Scere Beerd a 12-13 sports cd Teie Wea insert Ted it te6t/e10 traei/d12 Usa weekend insert f free Kim newspapers of Pyrton c Imo weather partly sunny today and occasionally High Bolow 33./a2 business communities work to boost economies Palmer Lake North of Colorado Springs wants to build on its Railroad legacy and bring in tourist dollars. Fountain to the South is positioning itself to attract Industry. The two communities Are examples of what area towns Are focusing on in their efforts to build their economies. Economic development officials know they face obstacles. A people have realized Well have to do More to make things happen a said Lou Edmonds Fountain director of Community development. A this has been a rebirth of economic development cent plate report of i politics Republican lawmaker says he wont run for governor if Colorado Springs mayor Robert Isaac decides to run for governor hell apparently have the Republican Side of things All to himself. Ken Chlouber the colourful state representative from Leadville who had been the Gopas unannounced Hope to defeat democratic gov. Roy Romer officially pulled out of the race saturday. Chlouber announced at the Chaffee county Lincoln Day dinner that he will instead seek another term in his House seat. The decision was painful for him. A pm really sad a he said Cee Splete Repert by what puke to Trauty fourth in a 5-Rart Woki planned Reservoir stirs controversy some people want to see the Yampa River in Northwest Colorado dammed just downstream from the town of Craig to promote future development. Others question the need for the project and want to preserve the last major River in Colorado without a Large water project on it. Coap Tate apart by world Haiti a Avril heeds outcry Steps Down varied reasons offered for death of project Lowell Center failure dissected by Rich Laden Gazette Telegraph it was a developers dream a vision of a decaying Colorado Springs neighbourhood being torn Down and replaced by shiny new office buildings hotels meeting facilities shopping and housing. But Friday the dream came crashing Down. Lowell Center inc. Of Wichita ran., which proposed redevelopment of 45 acres South of downtown failed to provide its share of financing for a City Urban renewal project. The result the City is scrapping Lowell Center redevelopment proposal. City officials now will study new ways of correcting deteriorating conditions in the Urban renewal site. Future plans might include a different redevelopment plan. Local officials and business leaders have mixed opinions on Why the project failed. Supporters had predicted the Lowell Center inc. Plan for a hotel and Trade Center offices stores and housing would Anchor downtown Colorado Springs As it grew South Ward. Businesses that sought an alternative to suburban office Parks would be attracted to downtown. And the project would provide jobs and enhance the City s tax base. Still investors were leery of risking their Money in Colorado Springs sluggish Economy and overbuilt real estate Market according to spine financial experts. A was Long As there Are lending institutions in As much trouble As they Are they re not going to take the risk on speculative projects like this a said Keith Ketelsen a senior marketing specialist with Grubb amp Ellis co. The commercial real estate brokerage firm served As a marketing agent for Lowell Center inc. Five years ago. A the speculation on real estate in this town is Over until the Market strengthens a Ketelsen said. A a there a no project in this town that a going to get funded for a while unless there a a real Strong user associated with a a speculative projects Are those without major tenants see l0well/a5 army chief says civilian Rule on Waya cry for action thousands of demonstrators gather saturday at a rally at the Alabama Capitol marking the end of the final leg of a re enactment of the 1965 Solma to Montgomery civil rights March. Organizers said they hoped the trek which began March 3, would Herald a new age of activism. A it would to a shameful waste of we marched All the Way from Selma to Montgomery to go Home and Alt on our seats of apathy a said Joseph Lowery president of the Southern Christian leadership conference. In the 1965 March 26,000 people gathered in Montgomery to demand voting rights. Complete report/a3, a18 Levi nor Trenary puts winning spin on nervy Battle to become worlds top figure skater associated press Gazette Telegraph Jill Trenary of Colorado Springs carved her name into ice history saturday reviving her trademark ashes to glory script and capturing the ladies title at the 1990 world figure skating championships in Halifax Nova Scotia. Trenary landed four triple jumps in a solid Long program held off defending Champion Midori to of Japan and became the Broadmoor skating clubs first world ladies titlist since Peggy Fleming in 1908. A to Tell you the truth it feels really strange a Trenary said. A a in a in a state of Shock. This was my Best performance Ever because of the to who actually won the Long program and had three perfect 6.0 Marks wound up second Overall followed by the other two american entrants Holly Cook of Salt Lake City and Kristi Yamaguchi of san Jose Calif. A Midori is the Best free skater in the world a Trenary said. A but i have the Gold Trenary a chances had diminished Friday in the original program when an Abor Ted triple jump dropped the Cheyenne Mountain High school graduate from first place to third. But Quot the mistake of Friday was what won it for her a said Carlo Fassi the Broadmoor director of skating who also coached Fleming. A Jill can to compete As Well in first place. She reacts better when she has a this time Trenary encountered the extra Burden of following to. With the crowd standing and cheering the japanese leapers program Trenary never lost her composure. A i prepared myself for the Sixes to go up and the audience to go crazy a Trenary said. She survived a shaky moment on her opening triple toe Loop then flawlessly completed her toughest triple jump the flip. She also landed her final three big jumps including two triples. Watching from the Side to was impressed. Quot every moment you could take a picture a she said. A Jill gave a very Good a i knew i had a Chance to win the thing a Trenary said a but yesterday Friday i was not so sure i Trenary Hasni to decided whether to continue in Amateur skating. A i need to take some time off and think about what a going to make Jill the happiest a Trenary said. A it has been a hard week but it feels so Jill Trenary of Colorado Springs performs saturday at the world figure skating championships. Her Victory was Reward for years of hard work. Executive sports editor Ralph Routon says. Complete report a i elsewhere cd makes finals Colorado a buffaloes the basketball team that leave advanced to the big eight tournament finals saturday by beating Oklahoma state 82-72, in the semifinal. Colorado plays Oklahoma associated press Post a Prince Haiti a haitian ruler it. Gen. Prosper Avril who Rose to Power 18 months ago in a revolt by soldiers demanding democratic Rule resigned saturday during a popular uprising against his military regime. The embattled haitian Leader turned Over Power to maj. Gen. Herard Abraham the army chief of staff who said he would Transfer Rule to a civilian led government within 72 hours. Immediately after Avrill a resignation members of a coalition of opposition parties disagreed Over the provisions for Abrahams Rule. The opposition members later met with Abraham and it was not immediately known whether they reached agreement. They scheduled a news conference for this morning. Diplomatic sources speaking on condition of anonymity said Avril would leave the country within two Days. But there was no word on where he would go and How he would get there. Within hours of the announcement that Avril was stepping Down groups of people burned houses and cars belonging to his supporters. The television station Tele Haiti said teen agers shouted slogans outside the House of a special police agent in the slum suburb of Martis Sant and that the agent and backers a a wildly opened fire killing six. Radio Metropole said seven were killed. Associated press Abraham in uniform appeared on state television at 1 05 . Most to announce Avrill a resignation. His departure had been widely anticipated after five Days of violent protests nationwide against his government. A in Light of the resignation of the military government of it. Gen. Prosper Avril the armed forces of Haiti accept the heavy task a Abraham said in French. A the Mission is Clear and the objective is precise to re establish peace and order within 72 hours so in conformity with the Constitution a provisional government can organize it was Haiti a fifth change of government since february 1986, when dictator Jean Claude a baby Doc Duva Lier fled the impoverished Caribbean nation into exile in France thousands of residents poured into the streets of port a Prince the capital to celebrate. Youths erected flaming tire barricades at major intersections and Black smoke filled the sky Over the capital. Avril he expected to follow Duvalier in fleeing country. Of

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