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Eureka Times Standard (Newspaper) - May 25, 1990, Eureka, California Mom and dog into search and Rescue Page 7 Rio Dell City manager settles into Jolt red Skelton keeps clowning around, Hsu s Pfeifer runs second at nationals Page 17-Standard vol. Xxxvii a no. 143 since 1854 Friday May 25, 1990 35 cents Eureka California Friday briefing suspects sought in Crescent City Highway shooting Crescent City a Smith River Man was injured thursday night in a drive by shooting in Crescent City according to the Del Norte county sheriffs office. Julio Barraza Cordero 26. Reportedly was shot while driving along Elk Valley Road several shots were fired into his vehicle from an older Model White pickup truck that pulled up alongside his car the truck reportedly was driven by a woman and there were two male passengers Cordero drove himself to Sutter coast Hospital in Crescent City where he was treated for gunshot wounds to the Arm and shoulder. Assistant sheriff Steve villian said today. Cordero later was transferred to mad River Community Hospital in Arcata where he was listed in satisfactory condition in the intensive care unit this mom my villian said the suspects apparently were not known to Cordero. And no motive has yet been determined for the shooting Man jailed an robbery charge Eureka a a Eureka Man was in jail this morning on suspicion of armed robbery after he allegedly brandished a knife at another Man and took his Wallet thursday night. Fred Bryant Gilmore 25, of Eureka was arrested at the Koa Campground on Highway 101 near the Bracut lumber Mill about 0pm Michael Joseph Fox. 33, of Eureka had reported that Gilmore came to his fifth Street apartment earlier in the evening and demanded Money from him according to a spokesman for the Eureka police department. Gilmore then left the scene on a motorcycle which was found at the Campground Fox reportedly said that Gilmore had Quot ripped him off be the spokesman said while Gilmore told authorities that Fox owed him Money Gilmore is being held in lieu 4 $25. 100 a ii. Ador Lay Buck dead Al 60 Glendale up actor vie Tayback. Best know n for his role As the Salty restaurant owner on tvs Alice a died today of a heart attack he was 60 Tayback 1 wife called paramedics and told them that her husband got out of bed. Took a few Steps and collapsed paramedics found Tayback in full cardiac arrest on the floor of his Home police spokesman Christopher lamp said Tay Back was taken to Glendale adventist medical enter at i 50 a Narea activists arrested for blast 2 Earth first members suspected of own bomb i Rem Clad. I pm report Oakland a two Earth first activists from the North coast were arrested today on suspicion of Possession and transportation of an explosive device after a pipe bomb blew up in their car thursday Judi Bari 40. And Darryl Cheney 33, whose organization plans a blockade of logging on the North coast this summer were injured thursday when the explosion Tore through their station Wagon sending it careening into a car and a truck Cheney was booked into Oakland City jail after his release from Highland Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries ban was in a tical hut stable condition at Highland Hospital this morning where she was to be booked in absent a. A the decision to arrest was based on the placement of the device the nature of its construction and physical and other evidence developed by the Oakland police department of Clyde Sims said. The Case will be reviewed by the Alameda county distinct attorney s office for charging. A Sims said the investigation is being con ical ducted jointly by the Oakland police department and the Fri Sims said according to Humboldt county sheriffs it. Gary Philp Fri agents sealed off Cherney s House in Garberville Early this morning Diedrich refused to comment on whether the Fri planned to search the House Dieduch said however that the Fri investigation into the bombing had been going on Quot All Over Northern California All a member of Earth first said late thursday night that investigators planned to charge Bari and Cherney with possessing and transporting explosives hut officials would not confirm it Earth first spokesman Alan Van Tress said in a statement that Tierney and Bari Quot Are thoroughly committed to non violence. It smells like a setup to me Quot about 20 Arcata residents reportedly began a Vigil for Tierney and ban on the Arcata Plaza at Midnight ban who said recently her life Judi Bari undergoes surgery had been threatened because of her involvement in Earth first suffered a fractured Pelvis and was in critical hut stable condition after undergoing surgery at Highland Hospital Cherney was treated for facial cuts and turned Over to the authorities a fireman told reporters the device was apparently a pipe bomb under the front seat. The blast occurred near Oakland High school near where a track class was jogging hut no students were injured school officials said if the blast had happened to minutes later there would have bran hundreds of students in or near the Street on their lunch break Ken Rich 40. Of Castro Valley said he saw the explosion that raised the roof of the Small foreign station Wagon which was being driven by ban the vehicle continued for a Block hitting a car and Rich s truck before stopping against a curb Quot As i ran up to the car. I saw a Man in the passenger Side bleeding pretty badly a Rich said Quot he was moaning. Help me. Help me. Get me out of Here a i be been in Vietnam 2 men licensed in shooting of Foreman appear in court Eureka a Hie of two Redwood Valley men charged in con Nee lion with the kidnapping and shooting of a ranch Foreman thursday in pal court Jeffrey Lee Ruth 29. Pleaded in Nocent to charges of armed Rob Btry burglary kidnapping and vehicle theft the other Man charged in the a gang pleaded innocent Eureka Mutual Case Bradley la Bass. 29. Faces charges of attempted murder armed robbery burglary Kidnap my Auto theft and being a Felon in Possession of a firearm. Bass entered no plea thursday because he requested that the Humboldt county Public defender s office not represent him and no alternate decease attorney was see court hark of Section Uei investigators examine a station Wagon that was ripped apart by an explosion thursday in Oakland injuring two North coast Earth first members. The two Judi Bari and Dar Ryl Cherney were arrested in Oakland for possessing and transporting the bomb and in be seen bombed out cars before this one took a heavy hit in a amazed the people inside Are still alive a the car was apparently one of a Convoy of three vehicles carrying Earth first members just after the blast a Man in one of the other cars jumped out and started Yelling. A a it a the loggers the loggers Are trying to kill us Quot Bari of Mendocino county and Tierney of Garberville have been Active in organizing a major protest against the logging of redwoods this summer involving College students from throughout the United states Earth first filled the a a Mississippi summer a protest As a non violent blockade of civil disobedience against logging in about 30.uu0 acres of Virgin forests in Humboldt and Mendocino counties Earth first said Bari and Cheme were in route to the i diversity of California at Santa Cruz to recruit students for the protest ban said tuesday during an interview on san Francisco radio station Kobs that death threats have been phoned and tacked on to her door and that she was once run off the Road by logging trucks while diving with her two children on a Remote Road near Mendocino Earth first mice advocated such Radical ways of halting logging As the a spiking a of Trees with steel rods that would cause Chain saws to whip if they were hit. Endangering the lives of Mil workers i ast month. Cherney said such violent measures were not tolerated or practice by the group Earth first is based in Tucson. Aru. And claims about 15.000 members who some Call eco guerrillas they say they Are fighting to protect 4 billion years of evolution and Call their Industrial opponents a greed Heads and Quot eco thugs a one of their most famous stunts was the simulation of a crack in the Glen Cany on dam Darryl Cherney in Oakland City jail teen drug use Down poll says los Angeles up the state s Junior High and High school students Are drinking More wine but Overall Beer and most illicit drugs Are less popular now than two years ago a study released thursday said California attorney general John Van de Kamp who released the study said the figures reflecting a drop in the use of Beer hard in Jim and most drugs among seventh ninth and Lith graders was a Good news. A a taken All together these numbers add up to some real Hope he said a a we re keeping More kids in the classroom we re doing a better Job of keeping them off drugs and. As a result we May he seeing fewer kids in Handcuffs and behind bars a Van de Kamp. A democratic candidate for gov Erthum noted that Mart Juana use has dropped by one third and cocaine use has been Cut in half since the first study in i98t> but he cautioned against Becorn my Over optimistic a no Tine can claim Victory from a Survey which shows that is 4 percent of our seventh graders have teen intoxicated at least once or that 5 per Cen of our ninth graders have expert merited in the last six months with cocaine a he said the findings were part of the thin biennial Survey of drug and alcohol use among California seventh ninth and Lith Grade students a see teens. Hack of Section Wacky weekend ?.rniikg?er_v�? 21st kinetic sculpture race to Start saturday u Iii Suay Dei to Ards drawn Jack of hearts. 5 of Cutis. Queen of diamonds. 4 of Spades. Wednesdays draw 13 players won $5. In each by picking the four winning cards. Side Ann Astro graph .2s undue.20 classified,.ims i omit s.2# or Coit. -20 entertainment .91# Jumble .12 Money matters .5 North coast today.7-h obituaries ii opinions. 4 police Eire Public notices. La television listings.2b weather. By Rowena tort see rime a Uff or or Eureka dozens of local Resi dents Are putting the finishing Dumches this week on some of the Oddes looking contraptions that Ever w ill Grace North coast roads a weekend of wackiness w til begin at the Arcata Plaza with the sound of the noon whistle saturday launching the 21st annual world championship great Arcata to Ferndale Cross country kinetic sculpture race. A Bevy of human powered vehicles in shapes and colors that Range from the Brilliant to the bizarre will embark on a three Day race Over 38 Miles of Asphalt water Sand and mud going for the glory in an event that has attracted National attention for its eccentricity. Quot it s sharing a total spectrum of emotions ifs sharing failures Success it uses the mind and taxes your body totally a said Ferndale artist and race founder Hobart Brown although he has competed in every other race. Brow n w ill remain on the sidelines this year to oversee the festivities the race is just too big i can to afford the luxury of racing he said forty one contestants to Date have signed up for the event shelling out $15 for each team member who will Pilot their vehicle the group w ill wend its Way saturday from the Center of Arcata to Samoa s Sand dunes and on to in Bayshore mall where it will finish the first leg of the race spectators can get a closer look at the sculptures which w ill be on display at the mall from 2 to 7 p in on sunday the procession of sculptures will continue to Field s Landing w Here the seaworthy ones will traverse nearly 2 Miles of water toll urn told Bay South jetty before parking overnight on table Bluff on monday the racers will negotiate the eel River and head for Fem Dale crossing the finish line in front see kinetic Back of Section Kickoff Street party tonight Arcata the Kickoff Street party for the kinetic sculpture race will be held from 6 toll p m today on the Arcata Plaza. The bands Graffiti and silent treatment will perform on the stage in front of Jacoby storehouse a special feature will he the Rutabaga Queen t Onliest at 8 p i which will culminate w Ith the selection of this year s Rutabaga Queen there will also be kinetic sculptures on display slices of pizza Nagel sandwiches Beer wine and soft drinks will be available for Purchase i inn Vlad a it it put a a by my april Gifford a 16 year old Eureka saws a pipe while working on a k kinetic sculpture race entry

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