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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - December 11, 1999, Darmstadt, HessePage 16 stars and stripes december 11, 1999 Page 17 plane wreckage found Anchorage to burned out wreckage of a Small commuter plan carrying six people has been found on the Tundra of South Western Alaska. The Pilot and five passengers All were killed either in the crash of the cessna207 or the fire that Fol Lowed Alaska state troop ers said wednesday. The single engine plan disappeared tuesday after taking off from Bethel 425 Miles West of Anchorage in heavy Snow conditions that hampered flight was headed for three villages on Nelson Island 125miles West of Bethel. The plane was reported missing when i failed to arrive at any of its destinations. Fish wholesalers charged new York the men of one upscale restaurant offered striped Bass stewed in sea Weed for $36. But Federal authorities were stewing Over a hidden ingredient pcs Courtesy of whole salers who allegedly hooked up with a Fisherman to deceive the allegations were contained in a criminal complaint unsealed wednesday after authorities charged five fish wholesalers with violating Federal Laws. Prosecutors scheme went on for about three years beginning in March 1995.the fish made its Way to the tables of restaurants and private clubs which were not identified but described in court papers As prominent and it was polluted with poly chlorinated biphenyl or pcs the Federal government said people who eat Large amounts of illegally caught striped Bass increase their risk of exposure to pcs which can Over months or years accumulate in the body in amounts that threaten health. Inbuilt dump irks group College Park a com Mission set up to develop a disposal site for Low level radioactive waste in the Southeast demanded thursday that North Caro Lina return $80 million in Start up Money and pay a $10 million Fin for not building the dump. The 14-Mernber Southeast com pact commission voted 12-0. North Carolina s representatives did no attend. The commission also threat ened to take North Carolina to court if the state rejects the Sanc Carolina attorney Gener Al Michael f. Easley had no imme Diate comment. The state has con tended that it withdrew from the compact in july and that the com Mission has no authority to impose Southeastern states created the compact in 1984 to share responsibility for disposing of Low level radioactive waste created by Power plants. Student made up attack Amherst a student has admitted fabricating the report that she was attacked Ina University of Massachusetts parking lot while other students ral lied nearby in protest of earlier at tacks administrators announcement wednesday the worker in a farm in Corinth by. The search took time and Effort because the horse is so Roun cup of the false report added to confusion surrounding questions of Cam pus Security. Later the University s student government association cast a symbolic no Confidence vote on the Dean of student affairs saying she should be remove from her Post. The woman who made the false report had told authorities she was grabbed and Cut on the Cheek nov.16 by a Man with a knife. The rally had been sparked by three earlier attacks including two rapes. Her lawyer provided the univer sity with a signed statement from the woman on monday saying the assault never happened and her facial cuts were self inflicted said Kay Scanlan a University spokes woman. Rare horse finds Home St. Paul a rare horse with ancestors from a swedish Island has found a new Home in Minnesota. Donner a swedish Gotland is the first of it kind registered in the state. To the owners 6-year-old Don Ner brings Hopes of passing unique genes to future horse generation throughout the upper Midwest. We re hoping through Cross Breeding to get More of them said Don and his wife Faith plan to Cross Breed the stallion with three female Welsh ponies on their 11-acre farm. The waiting game the Banner at the launch pad where the shuttle discovery sits thursday at Kennedy space Cen Ter Fla spells go discovery but Nasa says no go As they again delay the launch to replace a part. The launch to repair the Hubble space Telescope is now scheduled Fot no Earlif than dec. one time the Breed of Small Forest horses almost became extinct. In the mid Loos humans first arrived in got land an Island East of swe Den in the Baltic sea. About 150 of the horse survived the intrusion of people. Something to cheer about lit Cleton Columbine i feh school celebrated its state championship winning Foott Ball team with an emotional rally that paid tribute to the 12 student Sand one teacher killed in the worst school shooting in . longest and loudest cheers wednesday came when a highlight video from saturday s 21-14 title Victory ended with an image of slain student Matt Kechter who would have been a Junior lineman for one is for you the screen read. A moment of silence was held in memory of the 13 victims who were killed april 20 when two Stu dents armed with bombs and gun opened fire at Columbine before killing people that were killed last Spring May not be with us Colum Bine principal Frank Deangelis told students. But emotionally and spiritually they will always be with us at Columbine High cd Low on lobsters beyond tree hugging Pete Lauda looks at his catch of lobsters in . Lauder said when times were Good he has 20 or More full trays but because of a of Friday Butterfly will have lived in mysterious disease his catch does t fill a single tray. Tree Sitter Julia Butterfly talks to a reporter on a cordless phone thurs Day from her shelter in an ancient Redwood tree near Stafford Calif. As the tree for two years in an Effort to save it from being Cut Down. Huntsville a convicted killer who was hospitalized for a suicide attempt this week was executed after the state determined he was healthy enough to Long 46, was executed by injection wednesday despite at tempts by his lawyers to delay the procedure after Long attempted to take his own life monday. He tried to kill himself with an overdose of prescription antidepressant drugs and had been in an intensive care unit hours before his execution. Elsewhere convicted killer were executed by injection Early thursday in Oklahoma and Indi Ana. There have been 94 executions in the United states this year the most since 1952.Long, convicted of the Hatchet slayings of three women in 1986, Isth 32nd death Row inmate executed by Texas this year. Rape suspect arraigned Detroit a Man police consider the main suspect in a string of schoolgirl rapes was arraigned thursday on one count of first degree criminal sexual con duct and ordered held without bail As prosecutors readied More charges Deselonger Ross jr., 27, was to be arraigned Friday on six More counts of the same charge for at tacks on schoolgirls that have occurred since january said Assis Tant Wayne county prosecutor Robert arrest and last month s capture of a second suspect should not diminish vigilance by students and parents notably since another suspect still is sought Spada said after ross1 arraignment. Voh1 Ell Fernando Martinez assistant manager of Doug Young nurseries in Forest Hill la., prepares to package poinsettias for Christmas. The Nursery specializes in four varieties of the Flowers. Sticking up for y2k this stamp honouring the year 2000, is set to be issued by the . Postal service on dec. 27. Mouse Battle appears Over h Orlando Poison Mower Blades owl attack Sand traps appear to have wiped out a freakish infestation of mice in Northwest Orange rodent warriors planned to pull out thursday leaving mop up operations to county government. County officials will take care of any future complaints and watch signs of a rodent this were a wildfire we could consider things Back to Normal said John Koehler a state forestry manager in Orlando who oversaw much of the Battle along a Broad Swath along . Highway 441.state workers joined county officials in the fight against the mice in fall. By then the lightning Quick mice had invaded thousands of Homes and businesses in a 50-Square-mile area North of Orlan do. People were killing mice everyday As Many As a dozen at once for some. Suspicious fire claims 6 Onri Lonsdale the Lily i charred remains of six peo ple including two Young Chil Dren were found in the rubble of a farmhouse that burned in what authorities said was a highly suspicious assume the bodies Are those of a family of six who had lived in the Structure for about three years Rice county sheriff Richard Cook s very gruesome. The fire burned very hot Cook Blaze was described As suspicious because the farmhouse and outbuildings appeared to have caught fire Early wednesday a about the same time Cook said. The positions of the bodies also indicate foul play he said declining to of the bodies was fire was reported by a neigh Bor. The House was engulfed inflames and three outbuildings three cars a boat and a trailer also were burning when firefighters arrived Cook said. Ihn a Fen attorneys Manuel Vasque left and Jose Culnon right both Hiu Vit Ivy Aeng the camera receive hugs from supporters thursday at the Miami International Airport in Miami after returning from san Juan puerto Rico following the acquittal of five cuban men accused of plotting to assassinate cuban president Fidel Castro. Kiss of life seated on the Lawn under blankets Kate Tate,90, receives a kiss from Jeff Wilken As she Waits on the Lawn of Sycamore Terrace apartments retirement Community in Nashville Tenn after a fire broke out in a second floor apartment in the three Story building wednesdays woman pushed on tracks san Francisco it was Pearlean Fulcher s Lucky Day she was pushed onto subway tracks and run Over by three cars but walked away with Only a bump on the , 41, was released from the Hospital soon after wednesday morning s fell in such a Way that she landed Lengthwise with the Trackin a sort of depressed area said Mike Healy a spokesman for theban area rapid transit. She was extremely said they saw a Man push Fulcher in front of a train after an argument Healy Man James Belcher 46, was booked for attempted murder Healy said. Robber suspect leaves id pm Van Buren police Yaj did t have too much Trou ble tracking Down a Man accused of robbing a Motel they just checked his registration said Scott Brady 20, came to the Meador inn late Mon Day and filled out a Check in car while the desk clerk got his room key. The clerk Man appeared nervous and consulted his Wallet while filling out the clerk told police she went to the Motel s break room and theman followed her and Drew a gun. He then forced her to lie on the floor while he robbed the Motel s Cash drawer of about $200, the police report robber left but police went straight to the . was arrested at his Van Buren Home. He faces a charge of aggravated robbery. Fake tree catches fire Jackson state officials under fire for putting up an artificial Holiday tree in the Capitol had to Deal with real flames after the silk branches caught fake tree had replaced the real thing amid concern that a live tree was a fire ornately decorated fake tree caught fire wednesday and filled the nearly 100-year-old building with smoke interrupting Legisla Tive meetings and forcing the evacuation of about 75 Capitol workers legislators and reporters for sever Al were no injuries or Seri Ous chief Deputy fire marshal Millard Mackey blamed electrical problems with lights at the base of the tree for the Blaze. Irs auctions wine Napa the internal Rev Enue service turned wine auctioneer banging the Gavel on a1,000-bottle collection belonging to a Man serving time on drug charge collection belonged to David w. Oppenheimer 37, who is serv ing More than seven years in an or Egon prison for conspiring to Dis tribute spokesman Larry Wright collection which include coveted French Bordeaux first growth wines Worth As much As$100 per bottle sold for $30,500 to a single bidder on was sentenced in april and his wife Pamela sue was Given five years probation. Their Home and collection were confiscated by the irs when . District court in Portland ore., decided both had been Pur chased with drug Money. The Home sold for $305,000 in wednesday s auction. Slick City Mascot Bradford Exxon has a Tiger for your tank but Bradford has Slick a smiling Oil Droplet that s become the Mascot for this Petroleum producing City. Slick was named the Mascot forthe City s business District after a design contest won by City resident Jim Sage. He called Slick the Oil drop that won t Stop until Brad Ford s on will appear in parades and in ads for the Northwestern Penn Sylvania City Home of the Ameri can refining group dolls will be Given out to shoppers who collect enough Slick coins at Bradford stores and his smiling face will appear on a Bill Board on . Highway 219.Slick is cute and hug Gable Sage said. Kids will be attracted to it because it is Cartoony Friendly and stories and photos from the associated press

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