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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - March 4, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Tempo spirit survives in Northpoint Douglas despite social Winnipeg free press try for share free Market triumphs Over marxism Clear tonight18 sunny tomorrow 2 fre6 press vol 118 no 93 free March Sun rises sets Moon rises sets news watch tire fire fuels Law Toronto Ontario plans to change the Law to prevent a repeat of the Hagersville tire a government official Gary gallon said changes to the environmental Protection act will allow Queens Park to order tire dump operators to clean up firefighters snuffed the Tyre King dump Blaze this after 17 nonwhites nixed Johannesburg a town Council controlled by righting Whites has rejected a plan to allow 300 wealthy Hong Kong families to Settle in the said a news paper report the Council in the Industrial town of 40 Kilometres East of the Star said no to Hong Kong residents seeking to emigrate before control of the territory transfers from Brit Ain to China in greeks vote again Athens battered by a yearlong political and financial will hold its third National election in 10 months after parliament failed yesterday to elect a new the vote for the largely ceremonial Post was the last for Mal obstacle to dissolving the 300seat parliament and hold ing the election april so far opinion polls indicate that once again no party will win an absolute majority in and Greece political and economic crisis looks certain to action defended Washington chivas leaders have no regrets Over the suppression of demonstrators last communist party Leader Jiang Zemin said in the latest Issue of news and world we do not regret or criticize ourselves for the Way we handled the Tiana men Jiang adding that a Large amount of incorrect news reporting led to a big Jiang no regrets Ann Landers answers Bridge classified comics crossword deaths letters entertainment focus Horoscope Legate Money movies Puzzle answers sports sports record stocks Tempo to listings 21 8 19 22 9 9 22 6 20 7 21 32 13 21 35 25 29 17 18 8 lotto Winona winning number Quebec opinion poll says ouf to Independence Montreal up a Clear majority of Quebe cers have now been won Over to the idea of sovereignty for the a Public opinion poll published yesterday of 1031 Quebe cers surveyed Between 15 and 19 by the Leger and Leger polling per cent said they were in favor of sovereignty while per cent were against the conducted for be journal de Mon Treal and television quatre had per cent undecided respondents and per cent who answer the question Are you for or against Quebec sovereignty the published results did not provide the polls margin of the findings indicate the idea of going it alone has gained considerable popularity among the pollsters a Leger and Leger Survey done last August found per cent of respondents favored sovereignty compared with who were against Oli Arume Ken free press a firefighter top hoses Down a garage fire on Rue de la one of 10 fires set Early Roland Ouimet right of Eugenie Street was one of several Winnipeg homeowners who woke up to find his garage a Heap of charcoal and his car destroyed or seriously firefighters in the area of Coronation Park were kept Busy for two hours battling the which officials blame on local Crews were forced to ask for backup from neighbouring Winnipeg police Are investigating the spate of which occurred within a two hour tax sleuths Nab evaders by John Douglas Winnipeg free press in France Pencil Ushers huddle outside restaurants counting patrons who leave carry ing in a country where takeout food is taxable while the same meal eaten inside is an army of investigators is needed to ensure the tax police often stake out restaurants counting bags then raid the place to see if the owner is being honest with his re gouge screw the get and you part 2 some Call it a recipe for economic others Call it the largest tax grab in this the free press examines what everybody Calls the most important tax Mea sure in recent it is a common Street skirmish in a country using a consumption tax to flush out the underground according to Peter the National director of commodity taxes for Ernst and see get Page 4 and a sore com poll conducted in december suggested 52 per cent of Quebe cers agreed with the idea of the latest poll also found that per cent of respondents Felt sovereignty would have a positive effect on the Quebec Economy while per cent arson blamed in fires rash of blazes tire firefighters by Paul Wiecek nine Winnipeg garages and an apartment locker room were deliberately set ablaze Early yesterday in a spate of fires Over a two hour period that caused an estimated it was quite a a fire official it seemed every time wed get one another Call would come no injuries were reported in the seven of which happened within a two lock area near Coronation the fire official firefighters and equipment had to be brought in to help Boniface Crews to Battle the it just became too much for them to handle after a the official said of the departments reluctant decision to bring in the extra men and equipment from the downtown anytime we have to bring in Crews from another it creates a certain danger i terms of response he but there was really no Choice in this Roland said he slept right the arson rampage and didst even realize he was a victim until he awoke yesterday morning and saw a pile of charred Timber where his garage used to be behind his Home at 221 Eugenie its not a very Nice Way to Start a Ouimet noting he fears difficulty in getting full compensation for his 1978 which was it was in perfect i really took care of and its a shame to lose it to something like this he Winnipeg police Jim Raftis said a Man staying at a nearby Halfway House was questioned yesterday about the fires but was ruled out As a he had a history of this kind of thing tart see private Page 4 Ball Park needs More by Janet Mcfarland councillors will be asked wednesday to approve an additional for the controversial soft Sli Complex being built at John Blu Raberg Park for the 1mo Western Canada summer a report prepared for to to tabled said the Basic construction Cost of the project is Over the Winnipeg sport facility committal hag asked the City to pay of the Cost the Money would he included As part of the cites total contribution to a tripartite Winni Peg sport facility fund established in by the province and Manitoba sports the report said the additional of the overrun would be paid by the tripartite the report also said coun cifors will he see lighting Page 4 tired Antarctic trekkers Hail odysseys end by David Crary the associated press Paris six weary but jubilant adventurers from six countries completed a seven trek across Antarctica on skis and dogsled in the longest crossing of the Conti its a dangerous without co Leader Jeanlouis Etienne of France told French television moments after the team arrived at a soviet base on the Indian Ocean the men were Given a huge loaf of fresh bread and drank Champagne As the flags of their homelands flapped above them in a Strong besides the team included Ameri can co Leader wu1 Steger of Victor Boyarsky of the soviet Geoff Somers of quiz Date of China and Keizo fun Natsuo is the its final As the team a storm toward the soviet research base u hours before he was found see second Page 4

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