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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 9, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta Friday, August 9, 1974 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 3 Dateline Alberta Electric plant opposed ROUND HILL (CP) A rally of about 400 area residents drew up plans yesterday for opposition to a proposed Calgary Power Ltd electric plant in this area 40 miles southeast of Edmonton A spokesman for the residents said six action committees were established and another rally, to which government officials will be invited, will be planned for Aug 14 in Round Hill. The group also plans to make a submission to the Energy Resources Conservation Board when Calgary Power makes its formal application to build the coal-fired plant. Warrant is issued CALGARY (CP) A warrant was issued Thursday for the arrest of Leonard Harvey Kitchemonia, 35, of Kamsack, Sask., after he failed to appear in court on a manslaughter charge He was originally charged with the non-capital murder of Donald Edward Wright, 39, of Calgary, whose body was found at a city rail yard Nov. The charge was later reduced to manslaughter Kitchenmoma was arrested in Kamloops, B.C., last July 13 Wagon star's son killed GRANDE PRAIRIE (CP) Gary Vigen, 13, of Grande Prairie was killed Thursday when the car in which he was a passenger went into a ditch and overturned near his home town The boy is the son of chuckwagon driver Ralph Vigen, two-time world champion. Youth killed in hopper CALGARY (CP) A 17- year-old Calgary youth was killed in an industrial accident inside a grain elevator at Bawlf, 15 miles east of Camrose Thomas Rich Insinger of Calgary was killed when he fell into a hopper and became lodged inside the chute. He was discovered later by other workers Loans assist students EDMONTON (CP) More than half of Alberta's post- secondary students were helped by the Student Finance Board between April. 1973, and March, 1974, says board chairman Paul Tietzen Through scholarships, bursaries, provincial loans and Canada student loans, the board provided 490 517 to 21.159 of the 40.000 students who began or continued their studies Married students represent 25 per cent of the board's clients and take 50 per cent of its resources, said Mr Teitzen The board must also cope with a growing number of students who are staying in university for extended periods of time But he described the board's system as the most "liberal and complex support system for students anywhere in Canada GENERAL FARM Presents The Weather SUNRISE SATURDAY SUNSET Lethbridge Medicine Hat Pincher Creek Grande Prairie Edmonton Banff Calgary 58 71 67 63 64 41 51 43 41 40 51 .16 03 Prince Rupert Penticton Kamloops Vancouver Saskatoon 81 81 70 66 51 55 57 52 .54 57 .Winnipeg Toronto Ottawa Montreal St John's Halifax 80 77 73 57 57 58 54 46 .27 42 Charlottetown Fredericton FORECAST: Lethbridge, Calgary region Mainly sunny today and Saturday. Highs both days near 70 Lows tonight 45 to 50. Medicine Hat region Clearing early this evening. Cloudy periods and a few showers late this afternoon and evening Highs near 70 Saturday sunny. Lows near 50 and highs near 75 Columbia Kootenay Most- Iv sunny today, highs in the low 80s Overnight low 45, Saturday 75 to 80 MONTANA East of Continental Divide Continued cool with showers and few afternoon thundershowers today. Warmer Saturday with few afternoon showers east variable cloudiness west Highs today 60s. Lows tonight 45 to 55 Highs Saturday 65 to 75 West of Continental Divide Variable cloudiness today and Saturday with few after- noon showers over the moun- tains A little warmer both days. Highs today 65 to 75. Lows tonight 40s. Highs Satur- day 70s. GEHL 600 FORAGE HARVESTER Be prepared and order your GEHL Harvester now. Let GEHL take the worry out of Forage Harvesting. GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES Couttt Highway Box 1202 Phone 328-1141 PORTS OF ENTRY opening and closing times: Carway 6 a.m. to 12 midnight; Chief Mountain 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Coutts open 24 hours; Del Bonita 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Kingsgateopen24hours; Porthill-Rykerts7a.m. to 2 a.m.; 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Rooseville 8 a.m. to midnight. (Times in Mountain Daylight Time.) Fish kill probed Alberta provincial fisheries biologists are investigating the cause that killed hundreds of whitefish near Milo in McGregor Lake reservoir, a popular water recreation area 80 miles from Calgary. Farm machinery firms criticized by Horner EDMONTON (CP) Many farm implement manu- facturers are failing to honor contracts for delivery of machinery this summer. Hugh Horner, provincial agriculture minister, said Thursday Farmers who last winter signed contracts for summer delivery "are being asked to pay increases of up to in spite of the terms of their said Dr. Horner in a prepared release "Suppliers are attempting to rescind contracts on technicalities including the repudiation of the authority of their dealers to make a binding contract Others are claiming they have not the machinery to deliver on these contracts Yet on signing a new contract at a higher price a machine becomes available Dr Horner said farmers are in an especially difficult position because harvests are quickly approaching. Hunting permits limited EDMONTON (CP) The Alberta lands and forest department Thursday announced a one-week, buck- only antelope season from Oct. 21 through to Oct. 26. A limited number of hunting permits will be issued. Forms are available from district fish and wildlife offices and must be postmarked no later than Aug. 23. "The implement manufacturer on the other hand cannot lose either he gets more money from the original farmer purchaser or he sells the machinery to another at an increased price "Farmers have honored contracts for delivery on their produce even though on occasion their returns were less than they could have received on the open market Industry should do the same The LARGEST ASSORTMENT of imported styles in LETHBRIDGE NATURAL GAS RATES The Public Utilities Board has approved an interim hit rease in natural gab rates charged Canadian Western effective August 1. 1974 'I his action follows the company's application for an interim im rease filed the hoard on May 1 'I he interim rates will remain in effect until completion of the healing of the company's application At that time thf hoaicl will reach a final decision confirming or changing the interim rates. '1 he last rate increase went into effect in 1971. Since- then the has faced continued inflationary me leases in the costs of mntci lals, interest and other opei atmg expenses Your attention to the inteiim rates will he drawn a notice on the face of the bill. If you have questions concei nmg these rates, or wish to discuss the .specific late applying to youi account, please contact >our neaiest Canadian Western office or agent. canaoian uueSTern naruraLGas companv umrreo EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY The undersigned car dealers will BE CLOSED All Day Saturdays for Parts and Service. Sales, Showroom and Car Lot will Closo Fridays at 6 p.m. and Open All Day Saturday until 5 p.m. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CO-OPERATION TOYOTA TRAVIL CENTRE 3516-24thAve.S. RAEWOOD MOTORS LTD. 1403- 3rd Ave.S. FOREIGN CAR (Lethbridge) LTD. 1102-3rdAve.S. SATURDAY SUPER SAVERS Merchandise on Sale Friday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and all day Saturday a.m. to 6 p.m. LIMITED QUANTITIES ASSORTED LADIES' SANDALS -Broken Sizes. '2 PRICE YOUTHS' RUNNERS 11-3 2 22 GIRLS' OXFORDS 11-3 2 PRICE ASSORTED REMNANTS -Wide Variety Fabrics 2 PRICE GIRLS' SHORTS -Limited quantities -Size 8-14. 68 LADIES' SUMMER DRESSES -Broken Sizes. V! 2 PRICE 1 RACK Ladies Sleepwear sizes -Dress and casual -Size 28-42. MEN'S PANTS V: 2 PRICE 3 POSITION LOUNGER -Metal tubular frame....... 15 00 STACK STOOLS -Vinyl seats -Assorted colors. 4 44 REDWOOD LOUNGER -4 only -Reg. 54.96. INFLATABLE BOAT -2man PRICE -Assorted sizes. ASSORTED TENTS V: 2 PRICE SLEEPING BAGS -Durable outside covering. 9 LADIES' CASUAL SHOES PRICE MEN'S OXFORDS 6 GIRLS' SLIMS 2-6X. 3 96 100% POLYESTER TERRYLENE QUILT BATTS Q 75x100........V GIRLS' T-SHIRTS -Limited quantities -Sizes 8-14. 68 LADIES' OUTERWEAR -Assorted Winter Coats. i OFF MEN'S Perma Press Shirts 2 PRICE sleeves S.M.L.XL MEN'S TANK TOPS S.M.L.XL. 2 44 LANCER LAWN MOWER 20" blade. 69 2SEATER PATIO SWINGS -2 only -Vinyl covering. S65 METAL STORAGE SHED -Size 5x7 -Reg. 99.88. 80 -600 Ib. capacity. -1 only. MOHAWK CANOE 196 MASON JARS 396 fl. oz...................... 296 296 Jelly Jars 196 SLEEPING BAGS -Limited quantities. -Zipper closing. 4 Zellers County Fair Located in Zellers Shopping Centre on Mayor Magrath Drive. Open daily a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday and Friday a.m. to 9 p.m. Telephone 328-8171. ;