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Twin Falls Times News (Newspaper) - March 17, 1990, Twin Falls, Idaho Strategy successful i by Iowa upsets Mizzau Power Plant pollution concerns Jones b1 exclusive executive of unusual and artistic Beauty plus Call 4234934 marketplace your real estate Center c3 cinthia Clinger a Correct 3 0 copyright 1990 mingle Valley 35 85th 76 twin Idaho March 1990 trying a few German Steps third graders at sawtooth elementary school in twin Falls learn a few Steps to the Hokey Pokey while members of the German bavarian band provide the As part of the sabres Den pro time news Arenz the students Are introduced to various Sci ence and humanity the band and the top hat tappers gave the children a taste of German music and Senate panel endorses antiabortion measure the associated press Boise legislation advocates claimed would give Idaho the nations toughest antiabortion Law cleared a state Senate committee late supporters were confident they had the votes to win its final Legisla Tive approval next Idaho is taking the and is willing to take the to Lead this nation in protecting the life of unborn Kerry Uhlenkott of right to life of Idaho the state affairs committee voted 74 to Send the ban on Abor Tion As a Means of birth control to the full Senate for final prob ably next supporting the Bill in committee were chairman Mark r and fellow republicans Michael Crapo of Idaho Rod Beck of Lee Staker of Idaho skip Smysor of Parma and Dennis Park of who was sitting in for Jerry Claire Wetherell of Mountain Home was the Lone Democrat to vote for the Idaho legislature 1990 child care Bill a3 Anderson to run by democrats John Peavey of Bruce Sweeney of Marti Calabretta of Osburn and Mary Lou Reed of Coeur Dalene opposed the patterned after a National right to life Model rejected As too restrictive by other states including conservative bans abortion except in cases of no statutory rape reported within seven incest if the victim is under 18 years severe fetal deformity and a threat to life or physical health of the the antiabortion and pro Choice Camps agreed it would preclude Over 90 percent of the estimated abortions performed in Idaho each in a second the committee on the same vote sidetracked a com Panion Bill that would have repealed the states so called trigger Law that would criminalize abortion if states Ever received the authority to do the Bill was sent to the floor for and pro Choice sup porters said antiabortion senators were ready to impose additional restrictions on doctors through in the Legisla Tion was introduced to put the Abor Tion Issue to an advisory vote this but with lawmakers pushing to adjourn in the next two chances for passage of a referendum were slim even though Public Opin Ion polls have shown nearly 80 per cent of the people want a Chance to vote on the both Camps had intensified their lobbying this and pro Choice spokeswoman Sally Trott said the Campaign against the Bill will be carried on through the final the groundswell of support is growing against this Trott but were dealing with a group of people who arc intent to impose their will on All the see abortion on Page a2 plan for vote million school brings foes into Alliance Aid increase passes Gorbachev gives lithuanians 3 Days to rejoin or the Washington Post Moscow president Mikhail Gorbachev Friday gave Lithuania three Days to comply voluntarily with a Resolution by the soviet unions highest legislative body invalidating its declaration of inde the soviet news Agency Tass said the deadline was communicated in a Telegram sent by Gorbachev to vytautas Lithuania new president and Leader of the Independence movement the Telegram did not specify what action the Kremlin would take As seems practically Lithuania does not but the Kremlin has indicated it would not resort to military the constitutional showdown Over Lithuania attempt to secede has confronted Gorbachev with his first crisis since his election thursday As the soviet unions first executive after arguing that the country needed a Strong presidency in order to Avert political and eco nomic he is now under some pressure to demonstrate that he can act moves toward secession Are also underway in the Baltic republics of Estonia and Latvia As Well the South Ern Republic of in a Decla ration earlier this the georgian parliament described the republics incorporation into the soviet Union in 1921 As illegal and called for negotiations with Moscow on in an attempt to forestall further Independence soviet leaders persuaded the Congress of Peoples deputies thursday to adopt a Resolution declaring that soviet Law remained in Force in the Resolution also instructed Gorbachev to ensure that the rights of All soviet citizens arc respected in lithuanian leaders have insisted that they will not Back interviewed on lithuanian television thursday Landsbergis said the congresses Resolution was taken by a foreign Power and is therefore irrelevant in it is not a problem that they do not recognize us the time will come when they will recognize the lithuanian president in addition to the Prospect of the soviet Union breaking Gorbachev also faces the possibility of a mass exodus from the ruling communist party in the coming the associated press Boise people on both sides of Idaho heated abortion debate have formed an uneasy Alliance against a proposal from House state affairs committee chairman pain Bongson for a november advisory vote on the the Boise republicans panel voted to introduce her Bill despite hearing Only negative Testi Mony for almost 90 but the committee also decided to have the measure returned for fur ther consideration rather than Send ing it directly to the House Bengson said she was unsure when it would be taken up again As the legislature enters its final Days before its on the table that what 1 was she said clearly resigned to an Uphill her Bill would create a ballot measure asking voters in the 6 general election to pick one of four positions As most closely reflecting what they believe should be Idaho abortion the options include an absolute ban on outlawing abortion As a method of birth the cur rent state Law allowing abortion on demand through the first 24 weeks of pregnancy and a ban on any state interference in a woman decision to terminate a pregnancy made in consultation with her this referendum proposal is not see vote on Page a2 the time news and the associated press Boise an unprecedented million increase in state Aid to Public schools was ratified by the Idaho Senate Friday to Complete Legisla Tive action on the most significant pieces of the 1991 state spending and magic Valley school superintendents didst hesitate to compliment the legislature on its generosity 1 think Thall be a real Good said Kimberly superintendent Richard but several school officials interviewed Friday said they we rent sure How much control they will have in directing the increased funds into 1 know there arc some strings and that will be a Tolzin big Factor in How we can use said Buhl superintendent Eugene for twin Falls acting superintendent Keith the percent increase in Public schools spending is a step in the right but want the leap he was hoping for an equity fund ing Bill that was killed on the floor would have Given twin Falls schools an extra million in state 1 think it will give us some extra Money to Deal with he but it wont take care of All of them and it Doest address the equity funding which would have helped twin the House passed Bill calling for million in state education support was sent to democratic Cecil Andrus with just three dissenting votes on it represents a continuation of our commitment to to Quality and most of All to our Republican floor Leader Rod Beck of Boise the Public school Aid package exceeded the governors recommendation by just and accounts for More than half the general tax Money being spent in the budget for the year that begins july its passage completed legislative action on election year education and the Republican con trolled legislature outdid the democratic chief executive not Only on Public school Aid but in support for both the fou year and Community we have made significant we have added floor sponsor Herb but the Job is just the state Aid for the 115 school nearly million More than it was just seven years generally followed the governors Money was provided to raise teacher salaries another percent see schools on Page a2 haunted by germans set to vote Knight Ridder news service East Germany As East germans approach sundays first free election since they Are sometimes haunted by reminders of the party that came out on top in that earlier ballot the do you want to have an Adolf Hitler again Klaus Heitbrink shouted to a group of Neo nazis handing out political leaflets Friday in Karl Marx 1 dont want i dont want another the group of 16 who ignored Heitbrink said they were sponsored by West Germany Republican which is led by a former nazi is Franz although its East German counterpart has been banned from sundays election and Schoenhuber is barred from entering the the Republican party claims to have groups in 30 East German towns and cities totalling thousands of Mem in conservative regions of West Germany they recently won 14 percent of the entitling them to a few seats in that nations i dont want another Heitbrink shouted again As he walked away from the Leipzig How does he know what we want said Republican Llyko according to an unemployed truck hitlers reign restored German Pride and Independence before going hostages the associated press Washington family and Fel Low journalists offered prayers for Terry Andersons Freedom and rage that his Captivity had lasted five years Friday at a sunlit president Bush deplored the merciless imprisonment of hostages but offered no Hope for a speedy end to their Bush promised Andersons Peggy who has devoted the five years to bringing the journalists Captivity to the worlds that he would take advantage of All legitimate opportunities to free the the president said he has a heavy heart when he thinks of the hostages and said he thinks of them among them is Jesse Turner of held since chief Mideast correspondent for the associated was seized on March newsmen remember other americans held in Middle East at rites in where he had been report ing that cites his daughter was born shortly and he has never seen Bush did not attend the ceremony at Lafayette across the Street from the White but sent say a letter 1 intend to keep open lines of communications with All including who have influence Over hostage he spent 30 minutes with say and her before Andersons family joined journalists and others at the somber Cere you Are not said the Lawrence Martin who been held with Anderson in a windowless room in Beirut before being released in the summer of Jenco also recited the 23rd psalm and said it was the prayer that Anderson had recited when the two of them were moved and denied a prayer participants at the some wearing yellow some with tears in their heard prayers and songs on a sunny Day that contrasted with speakers descriptions of Dungeon like conditions Anderson has Anderson was honoured by several of his professional Dan the lbs called the ceremony a Little some thing americans can do for and Tom an Abc television said he Felt rage at Andersons no greater a Washington based humanitarian sponsored the Cere one of several observances in Honor of Anderson and other in new Andersons friends and col leagues attended a mass at Patricks in the foreign correspondents club of Japan honoured who was assigned to the a Tokyo Bureau from 1977 to

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