Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of this page. Add to Cart

Eureka Times Standard Newspaper Archives Apr 5 1986, Page 1

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Eureka Times Standard (Newspaper) - April 5, 1986, Eureka, California Complete 86 baseball preview Page la Foj baseball Kata giants broadcast deadline sew do Humbold ters use tax preparers partly Cloudy Witt Light winds. More information on Page is tunes Stan amp Arft vol Xxxiii a no. 93 since 1854 saturday april 5, 1986 30 cents Eureka. California saturday briefing Moscow up the 14-y ear old american granddaughter of dictator Josef Stalin was in a Moscow hotel Friday waiting to leave the nation her Grandfather ruled for a Quarter Ola Century. Soviet sources said the British embassy confirmed that Olga Peters had been issued a visa to return to Britain where she and her Mother Svetlana Allilu Yeva lived before coming to the soviet Union Allilu Yeva who became one of the most celebrated defectors when she fled to the United states in 1967, slipped Back into her native land in october 1964 to resume life As a soviet citizen. Inside classified.12-14 comics.7 editorial.4 entertainment.8 Money matters.7 police fire Public religion.6 sports.9-11 talk of the town.16 television log.16 Billows of smoke could be seen for Miles Friday after an explosion in a Hunters Point neighbourhood up photo building. Ill. Richardson finds support on North coast by Cuna times Standard writer Eureka Al Cal republicans showed a Strong measure of support for state sen h l Richardson Fri Day night contributing an estimated $10,000 for his bid to win the cop nomination for lieutenant governor in the june 3 primary the 58-year-old Veteran legislator visited Eureka f riday and stressed that he is More qualified to be lieutenant governor than Mike Urb. His Republican opponent for the nomination Richardson said a gop drive to unseat incumbent it gov Leo Mccarthy. A Democrat will fare better if he wins the primary and opposes Mccarthy in the november election a i Don t think he curb has the capability to beat Leo Mccarthy Quot Richardson. A Glendora said he cited a Public opinion poll showing his name is recognized by 44 percent of the state s residents As a sign of his potential Success at the polls although curb served As lieutenant governor for four years he was accused of being under qualified for the Job Richardson maintained that his experience in the legislature and statewide contacts on various issues will make his tenure As lieutenant governor More effective this is not a learn As you earn Job it is not an educational pro Cess a he said Richardson s Campaign swing to Eureka included a $75-a plate banquet at the Eureka inn Friday night and a $300-a-couple reception hosted by Louisiana Pacific corp both fund raisers featured actor Jameson Parker who plays a j Simon on the Quot Simon and Simon Quot television Detec Tive series Richardson has focused his Campaign on several major issues in eluding his support for the death penalty and tougher jail sentences for rapists and child pornography traffickers Richardson is also a major Force behind the Campaign to defeat the reconfirmation of chief Justice Rose see Richardson Page 15 Eureka Southern to resume service Eureka after being sidelined for seven weeks the Eureka Southern Railroad is ready to Roll again a southbound train left from Eureka thursday and will make several stops before hitting Willits on monday administration Man Ager John Rosack said Friday a northbound train is expected to leave Willits sunday morning and arrive in Eureka that evening the southbound train is partially loaded Kosack said the North bound train is made up of empty cars but will be loaded in Eureka for a southbound trip on tuesday he said the Railroad has been shut Down since feb 14, when a series of fierce rainstorms swept into California Kosack estimates the Railroad spent about $600,000 in labor costs to Clear off mud and strengthen the tracks enough to reopen in addition the Railroad was out another $400,000 in lost Revenue even though trains will Start to run again Kosack said the line is still not Back to the condition it was before the storms he estimates it will take another $150,000 to get the tracks Flack to their pre storm state until that work is done the trains will have to go slower in Stead of taking seven hours to get from Willits to Eureka it probably w ill Lake about 12. Kosack said repair work will continue while the trains Are running he said despite the damage to the line the Eureka Southern still Hopes to run passenger trains Between Willits and Eureka this summer the passenger excursions debuted last summer and were very popu tar at least 16 people were injured the red Cross was caring for a number of people who had lived in the building a huge explosion blew the roof off the Structure in the Hunters Point neighbourhood and some occupants found themselves scrambling to safety As the building collapsed beneath them Power to 4.000 customers was temporarily knocked out Deputy fire chief Charles Crespi said earlier that up to 30 people were unaccounted for managers of the Complex later told investigators that a maximum of too people could have been in the Structure no Effort would be made to sift through the debris until morning of finals said Tow explosion erupted at 3 30 p m in the building which housed apartments paint shops artist studios and other businesses of finals said two More blasts went off within minutes witnesses said the cause of the explosions was not known fourteen people were taken to san Francisco general Hospital a Hospital spokesman said three were critically injured nine were in stable condition and two were treated and released two people were taken to St Luke s Hospital for treatment of minor Burns san Francisco general Hospital spokesman Ronald Dieckman said the people who were seriously injured were burned and inhaled hot fumes All ambulances in san Francisco were ordered to the fire a police officer at the scene said the people we were pulling out said there were still More people inside we got a few out. But there is no Way some people Are going to make it this is a bad one Quot explosion rocks . Building Dow Baa worst week in history new York Ufi the Stock Market took a beating in Dav battered by profit taking and sell programs related to the futures markets for the third time Dunn the week the Dow Jones Industrial average suffered a loss of More than 25 Points the Dow which dropped 28 86 Points thursday and 28 50 Points tuesday fell 27 18 to 1739 22 Friday. For the week the Blue Chip barometer gave up 82 50 Points or 4 53 percent its biggest Point drop in history the old record Point loss occurred Dunn the week that ended oct 20,1978, when the Dow fell 59 08 Points to 838 01, woman denies role in attack Beirut Lebanon up a the lebanese woman suspected in the attack on to a flight 840 denied involvement Noay and threatened to sue anyone who charges her with planting the born that killed four americans in a statement delivered to news agencies in the Northern lebanese port of Tripoli May Elias Mansour said the allegations led to Quot my personal Liberty being limited and affected my moral Well being and mental health a Quot mrs May Elias Mansour denies any role in this operation Quot said the Brief statement a i will sue the parties who tried to allege such false charges Quot the statement its authenticity not be immediately Ven fied was signed Quot mrs May Elias Man sour a it gave no address Short a before the statement was issued Christian voice of Lebanon radio said Mansour was from the Northern town of Belt Bourn in and was a member of a Little known marxist group called the revolutionary brigades Reagan retiring soviet to meet Washington up president Reagan will meet with outgoing soviet ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin next tuesday the state department said in Day it is the same the same Day sources say the United states has scheduled an underground nuclear test. Department spokesman Bernard Kalb said Secretary of state George Shultz would also meet Dobrynin next week As the russian bids his farewells after 24 years As ambassador Kalb said Dobrynin was return my from Moscow Friday and would remain for about a week before going Back to Moscow to assume a new top level Kremlin foreign affairs Post state department officials have said they Hope Dobrynin will bring to his Farewell meetings word on when the soviets want to hold the next Summit Between presi Dent Reagan and soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev Stalin s relative to leave Moscow 75 people missing in aftermath by Lewis c Levenger times Standard writer Eureka a Hailey s Comet has taken a Back seat to the Budweiser clydesdales As the North coast s major attraction the attention accorded the gentle giants As they stood patiently on the red bricks surrounding the Gazebo in old town Friday was ample proof the eight horse team is not just an event it has become an institution adorned in highly polished harnesses with solid brass studs and buckles that gleamed in the Sun the world famous draft animals endured the pats from the More adventurous in the crowd and the adoring stares of the youngsters ranging in age from three months to 83, who had come to Admire them an occasional a a rent to they beautiful0�?� could be heard from the milling group As the horses tossed their Heads and stamped their feet with each step the feathery White tendrils at their legs the trademark of the Breed ruffled gently in the wind As each horse shifted the $40,000 harness jingled its own tune periodically accented by a Low pit Ched Whu if Quot from one of the huge snorting equines see clydesdales. Page 5 and Rel photo by nil zilch fit a the Majestic Budweiser clydesdales seemed oblivious to the delighted stares of onlookers Friday in old town. San Francisco up ii explosions and fire Tore through a three Story building in an Industrial neighbourhood Friday leaving a Square Block of soldering embers and investigators looked for As Many As 75 people who May have been in the Structure fire inspector Joe Kennedy said hours after the Blaze was controlled that 25 occupants had been accounted for and that Quot worse casing it there could have been too people in the building at the time of the fire Quot Kennedy said the problem of accounting for everyone was complicated by the fact that the stoic Ture had numerous tenants both Small shops and residents Many of whom May have been away on a Friday afternoon clydesdales woo crowds in Eureka

Search all Eureka, California newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for April 5, 1986

Browse
Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of the page above.