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Estherville Daily News (Newspaper) - December 18, 1999, Estherville, Iowa Sports Sheldon teams win Over Elc squads Page 12 a k n i n Estherville 1 l year cd will be .31 for the new year Holiday. Please con before 4r3q , on thursday, postmarked by dec. 31low� Palm Fyfo inti on a Eye Vitae Twal amp is Community College will present a Christmas j on key to on a half hour Long night �7/ be 10 35 pm. Program will be holi a Ohto a Jiuu As o Hoty you Wem Cotta to pm Kartuz on school vice Lance free Fgfamis-of10, 2000, 5,7 piiir�1. Raw. Auditorium in Westli prvs a to Pace is limited so you roust Register by Jan. 5,2twby cd of Iii �00-742-3108, ext. 213 Library announces re Winter hour Public Library has Liow is follows fy>.m.,iday from a a to. Lfo4p.rn.and close Don sunday. The Libra win be closed on dec. 24,25,arid Jan. A Jim saturday december 18, 1999 Estherville Iowa 35 cents Armstrong City Council meeting by Allyson Ohrtman staff writer Armstrong the Armstrong Cit it Council met in special session on thursday night to discuss items held Over from its last meeting. First order of business was to decide what to do regarding the discrepancy of the Furnace bid at the Armstrong Public Library. At the last inc twin it the Council disc wait a Feu years prior. Jim Larson had submitted a bid for a new air conditioner in which the Library raised funds. Larson said thai if he received the bid for the air conditioner he would give the Library interest free for i year. While installing the new air conditioner he replaced a fuse on the High efficiency Furnace he was later asked to re bid the Furnace Job once the Library was ready for a new one. This upset Larson because he thought that the bid was already his. He again got the Job and put in a 92 percent efficient Furnace instead of a 94 percent. The difference Between a 92 percent and a 94 percent was Only $350. Walt Boever brought the complaint to the City against Larson Boever was out bid by Larson. Boever went and looked at the Library fur please turn to Council Page 2 playing in a Winter wonderland pictured above Sara Wycoff and Brandon Umscheid take out some frustrations on each other after an interesting night of religion a photo by atty Aon Ohrtman the Duhigg Center on thursday night. Estherville received an Inch of Snow and some kids took advantage of it. Local youths see adult court by Mary Ann Menendez Stafl writer Estherville a hearing was held thursday afternoon in Emmet county District court for the sole purpose of waiving two i 7-year-old individuals Over to adult court. Judge Donald Capotosto presided Over the open court proib�0$t� the i co rid of me to several Tyr it feedings. Attorney Maynard Mohn is Legal counsel for one of the defendants. The second defendant was accompanied by his Legal counsel Harold White. Capotosto told those present that motions were filed by the state to waive the two juveniles into adult court As they ate both nearing their 18th birthdays. It was the belief of both Young please turn to youth Page 2ups poised to set new records thanks to online shoppers by James Pilcher associated press writer Doraville. A a. Aim i is was expecting Lis biggest Day of the year Friday perhaps its biggest Day Ever As shipping companies hustled to deliver the burgeoning number of gilts being ordered Over the internet Quot any new possible record shows the Impact of a business and the booming i hated parcel services a Kesman Norman Black said Ille resident Brenda Jones was Iii St one of main people depending on i i s to deliver then Holiday presents. Her gifts of Beanie babies and Tine China made then second trip Ltd i is on h iday. Thanks to the Ever expanding effects of online shopping mrs Jones first had the gifts shipped to her Home from web retailers and . Then she sent them Oil to Florida and Tennessee v la i is s distribution Center in i Orav Ille. An Atlanta suburb Quot i wanted to make sure i not please turn to . Page 2 Newemy the is Hewitte Juneol nicotine vaccine shows Promise by Randolph e. Schmid associated press writer Washington m i one . Folks w to want to quit smoking i Mil help in gelling a shot researchers sponsored by the National Institute on drug abuse ate doing Laboratory tests on a vaccine thai a voids against nicotine with a target of beginning human by 2002. Quot it s not going to be .1 magic warned or Paul Pentel of the Hennepin county medical Center 111 Minneapolis. It would be part of a package designed to help people who want to Stop smoking while the idea of vaccination is . Combating a drug like nicotine in t identical to hauling an infectious disease. Pernici explained Quot in a disease Vou net a series of immunizations. And you Are protected for he said Quot we do not expect that kind of effect for nicotine it s not Clear How Long the Protection will the vaccine currently being tested on rats is designed to keep nicotine the main addictive component of tobacco from reaching the brain. The amount of nicotine 111 the brains of vaccinated rats was reduced by 64 percent compared with Uniac coated rats when both were Given the equivalent of the nicotine a human would get from smoking two cigarettes. The team of researchers led by Pentel Rex its 111 Friday s edition of the journal pharmacology. Biochemistry and behaviour. Quot a nicotine vaccine May be useful for preventing and treating tobacco addiction because vaccinated persons would not get a kick from the commented or. Alan i , director of the National Institute on drug abuse Quot since they would please turn to nicotine Page 2daily almanac saturday dec. 18 the 352nd Day of 1999. There Are 13 Days left in the year. Today s highlight in history on dec. 18, 1944, in a pair of rulings the supreme court upheld the wartime relocation of japanese americans but also said undeniably Loyal americans of japanese ancestry could not be detained. On this Date in 1787, new Jersey became the third state to ratify the . Constitution. In 1865, the 13th amendment to the Constitution abolishing slavery was declared in effect in 1972, the United states began its heaviest bombing of North Vietnam at that time during the Vietnam War the bombardment ended 12 Days later. Today s birthdays actor Ossie Davis is 82. Actor Roger a Smith is 67 blues musician Lonnie Brooks is 66. Rock Singer musician Keith Richards is 56 movie producer director Steven Spielberg is 53v movie director Gillian Armstrong is 49 actor Brad Pitt is 36 country Singer Tracy Byrd is 33 Tennis player Arantha Sanchez Vicario is 28 thought for today the Only thing we have to fear on this planet is Jung Swiss psychologist 1875-1961 today s weather partly Cloudy. High 25 to 30. South wind increasing to 10 to 15 Mph. Tonight becoming clout by. A 30 percent Chance of Light Snow late. Low around 20. Breezy with a South wind 15 to 20 Mph sunday Cloudy. A 50 percent Chance of Light Snow Estherville Airport automated current weather conditions 362-7259 inside today on record. Page 2 people Page 3 opinion Page 4 entertainment. Page 5 6 Pepper Page 7 .Page 8 world Page 9 classified. Pages 10,11 sports pages 11,12 subscribe today Call 712 362 2622

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