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Kokomo Tribune (Newspaper) - May 8, 1994, Kokomo, Indiana Happy Mothers Day Pages B1 245 kl May Troops move Foreigners leave Yemen Yemen AP Guns boomed east of Aden on Saturday as northern troops advanced on the southern stronghold on the third day of civil Foreigners terrorized by the escalating blood shed fled Aden and the The northerners have been try ing to cut off access to vital oil fields and installations controlled by the Yemen produces about barrels of oil a a third of it processed at the Aden refinery for domestic Oil is the economic lifeline of the home to 12 million people at the southern cor ner of the Arabian Conservative North Yemen merged with socialist South Yemen in May to form the Arab worlds youngest But the armed forces were never integrated and the union was not really The country began edging toward civil war in and fullscale fighting broke out The southern leadership declared a general mobilization Saturday in a sign it was muster ing all forces to defend It claimed southern forces van quished a northern brigade at just 20 miles north of The Embassy in Sana advisedall Americans to leave and 360 were evacuated from Sana to Saudi Ara aboard four military transport Inside Classified Local News of Y 4 v1 QrlssomAFB Rescue personnel work to free three occupants of a car involved in a Saturday collision near the intersection of Smith and Davis roads Tribune photo by Brian Reynolds Teens seriously injured in wreck By TRISHA TURNER Tribune staff writer Seven people were injured two seriously Saturday after noon in a twovehicle1 acciderit northwest of Two Kokomo teens were Ijeing treated for head injuries and bro ken bones in the Methodist Hos pital intensive care unit in Indi anapolis Saturday Another Kokomo teen and four members of a Fort Wayne family were treated at Saint Joseph Hos pital Center and Darci 1829 Timber Ridge and Adam age 2700 Washington Lot serious at Methodist at 9 according to a nursing a Western High School was first taken to Saint Joseph for a Kokomo High School a fractured pelvis and femurand severe head injuries and was transported first to Howard Community Northwestern High School student Gary 3848 Road 475 sustained head lacerations in the Receiving cuts an4 bruises were Mark 11116 Lantern Fort and his All were trekfed afrid releasecJ from Saint Just after Bevington drove a red 1988 Chevrolet Cava lier westbound on Smith Road according to slowed but failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection with Davis said Deputy Jerry Jumper of Howard County Sher iff A green 1994 Jeep Grand driven south bound by Renshaw on Davis was unable to stop to avoid hitting the Clark was riding in the right front of the which the Jeep sending the car 130 feet into a field southwest of the Jumper The three occupants the Cav including were pinned into that To free the rescue workers used extracting equipment to remove the cars root and a right passen ger according to a Kokomo Fire Department The Renshaws wore safety belts and protected by air bags in the Jumper The deputy was to anyone in the Cavalier wore assafety Both vehicles were On the scene were Workers from the sheriff department Howard Community Saint Joseph ambulance services and Galve ston and Kokomo fire depart Second Christian radio staticn coming to area By DAVE PHILLIPS Tribune staff writer Another Christian radio voice is coming to Kokomos Christian Friends Broadcasting a joint effort of Elkhart based Progressive Broadcasting and Ladd of Peru has received FCC permission to build a radio broadcast tower near Wal ton in Cass Christian Friends applied for the Federal Communications Com mission license in early Ladd manages several thousand acres of farmland in Miami Coun ty east of For 15 years Progressive has operated a Christian radio station Christian Friends planned sta tion is another Christian radio to serve central No call let ters have been a Kokomobased Christian radio station owned by the Moody Bible went on the air in Sep Christian Friends officials believe the station on the FM dial will counter WIWCs educational and outreach rather than compete We will complement each said Edwin gener al manager of WFRN and presi dent of Christian look for a younger audience than they so well be stylistically and demographically Moore said the sta tion will provide contemporary Christian music for Logansport and research is being conducted to determine the sta tions principle Moore said the station will target a younger audience with mostly Im sure we will have a localoriented morning drive said a 30year vet eran of the radio Our music format will be aimed at the 2550 age Moody tends to target the 45 and older age Moore said start up costs will total an estimated The froup hopes to be on the air by pring a relies on donations to cover oper ating The station broadcasts a variety of Christian program ming via satellite from Moodys Chicago including news and tips on managing Moody produces more Christian programming than any Christian organization in the Unit ed We will do some modest fund raising to support initial capital said But we re a commercial and we want to operate it on its own without drawing upon These men have filed a claim for damages L6CJ3I in which they charge personal ailments were caused by radiation exposure they received while picking up hydrogen bomb Protect Crested toe cleanup Richard Greg Maas and Frank Felinski were dispatched to to remove debris from the crash site a which had been on a routine Arctic Four thermonuclear weapons were destroyed In the Richard Sciaraffa Age 48 Address Kokomo Job Delco group leader Suffers from blurred had kidney problems Widow blames husbands death on radiation feelings over the Schnell I was finding I was in a Greg Mags Age 51 Address Park Job Autobody repair Frank Felinski Age 47 Address Tinley Job photographer Suffers from Kidney chronic fatigue Suffers from kidney liver rashes KT graphlg by David McChesney By KEVIN MARONEY Tribune assistant local area editor Ole Markussen told his wife Sally Schnell he thought some thing was terribly The Dane was His hunch was the beginning of 11 years of which ended in his death in she I nursed my husband like a He couldnt do anything for Schnell said in a tele phone I made a promise that Id take care of him and let him die at and I was able to do He had a peaceful and that Im very Physicians died from a hole in his But Sally who has taken back her maiden says she knows She blames the deaths of her husband and hun dreds of others on radiation expo sure 26 years ago near she At that Greenland was a province of Den After he I was getting angry at I used up all of my chair and couldnt My only connection was to Markussens exposure to Schnell came after In that a B52 bomber carrying unarmed hydrogen bombs crashed on the ice of North Star about seven miles from a runway at Thule Air Base in Six crewmen parachuted to and one The bomber was on routine patrol over the Arctic region dur ing the Cold Crewman were ready to drop retaliatory strikes if the Russians launched a ther monuclear attack on the United After the Danish and scientists determined that radioactive plutonium from the hydrogen bombs contaminated parts of the ice The invisible particles of radiation can damage or kill body cells and can cause genetic damage or Department of Defense offi reported in a 1970 government publication that sci Please see PA10 ;