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!!i~ LI ?; i,i Section 1, page 6 - THE GRIDLEY HERALD - Wednesday, June 11,, 1980 Gridley swimming pool is now open The summer heat is here, but Gridley area residents can cool off at the olympic swimming pool, which opened this week. : , The pool will be open from noon i'f* : ~'**' to five daily under the direction of .... .,,, Debt LaFever. Admission is 50 ....... ;cents for each swimmer. The pool has a separate area designated for adult swimming and those wishing to do laps. There is also a special one foot ;: to two feet deep wading pool for the youngsters. The head life guard this year is Virginia Skuris. Lifeguards are Karen McKibben and Eddie Thompson. Harp named on All-Star squad Richard Harp, the Gridley High School Bulldogs' center last year and the Westside League's MVP two years straight, will be playing in the Optimist All-Star Basketball game at American River College in Sacramento. This year's fundraiser for youth charity projects, features the top boys teams in the north and south and there will also be a girls con- test. The girls will tip-off at 6, follow- ed by the boys game at 8 p.m. In the contest, Harp, for the south, may find himself playing against rival Bill Bellamy of Shasta. In the NSCIF semi-finals, Shasta defeated Gridley although Harp won the personal battle against Bellamy. Women's Tammi Hall fired a one-hit sh.ut- out June 3 to lead the Toilettes over Shifflets, 6-0, in Women's Softball League action. Cathy Walton doubled and knocked in a run to lead the Toilet- tes. Suffering the loss for Shifflets was Twila Anders. Shifflets 0nly managed three base runners and only a last inning single saved them from being the victims of a no-hitter. On June 9, Tammi Hall drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Toilettes edged Kawasaki, 5-4. Hall Was also credited with tile win while Tammy Willis sufl red the loss. The score was knotted at 3-3 in regulation play, Consecutive doubles by Mary Deniz and Evelyn Smith gave Kawasaki an eighth in- ning lead, but in the bosom of that frame, Karen Watson came through with an RBI single to set the stage for Hall's ninth inning winning RBI. Tonight, Sizzlers will play Morris Bros., Thursday it will be Spruce Drug vs. Kawasaki; Monday, the Sandells will lace Kawasaki and on June 17, Spruce Drugs will battle Shifflets. All games are played on the Gridley Little League field at 8:30 Minor League p,m. In minor league action recently, Joe Busch and Rusty Cox connect- ed on grand-slam homers as tile Oaks defeated the Biggs Tigers, 24-5. Brandy Onyett added a pair of round-trippers while Cameron Fife SFASON OPENS - Saturday's practice meet opened lhe Gridley Gators swimming season this year for the over 100 youngsters and April Adams, pictured here. Tonight at the Gridley Pool the Gators will have a "B" meet against Chico. Booklet available for area miners The price ot" gold and silver rose dramatically ira 1979. That means lots of Californians are thinking abou! doing some mining this sum- mer. For many people, mining will bc a few hours recreation with a suicebox or pan, for the fun of it. But, for others mining will be more serious business. They will stake a claim and work long hours to de- velop the minerals on it. The Bureau of Land Manage- rnent has a new publication for both the recreational miner and the commercial miner. "Questions and Answers About Mining on Public Land, For People Who Plan to Mine in the Redding District" is a 12-page booklet about Federal mining laws and regulations written especially for miners. The booklet asks and answers tile questions miners most often ask BLM about mining ell public land - questions about claims and recording claims, about prospect- ing and what land is open for claiming, about recreational min- ing and where to do it, about per- mits and other agencies which reg- ulate mining, about roads and buildings on claims, and about get- Tri-Cities In recent Tri-Cities action, Tri- Valley Contractors had only seven hits but made them count in de- fearing the Gridley Sportsman's Club's IAttle Sports, 17-8. Claire Carlin picked up the win while Sondra Harrison struckout seven in the losing cause. Carlin added a triple while AndRe Farrar backed up her pitch- er with a homer. Vickie Rice added two triples and Kelly Evans tripled and singled twice. Torrie Stohlman and Sondra Harrison doubled for the Little Sporls. PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN and Randy Garw'ell also homered, that the City Council of the City of Gridley will hold a ~~~~ public hearing regarding I the renumbering of prop- RICYCL IIG CINTlll erties and principle build- ings in the City of Gridley in Created for @ridluy conjunction with the 911 emergency call system. k p PURPOSE You can pi u ~o provide for orderly de- sore extra CASH| velopment and eliminate duplication and uncertainty; to enable emergency ye- A recycling and recovery center will hicies to respond timely; to expedite postal and otherS be established for Gridley residents to de very services; and to conform with Butte County's handle their old newsprint and old uniform system of number-, ing properties and principle aluminum cans. buildings adopted by Butte The center .will be located at the County OrdinanceNo. 1874 on October 18, 1977. A de- Yuha.Sutter Disposal Inc. Transit Sta- t n te system of f nd ng tion on Ord Ranch Road and will be dwellings and business lca- tions timely and with cer- open on future Saturdays and Sundaystainty is needed in the inter- from 9 a'm. to 5 p.m. est of the public health, wel- fare and safety for the City Old newsprint will be purchased for $15 a ton and aluminum cans will be of Gridley. Said hearing will be held in the City Council Chambers, City of Gridley, City Hall, at 7:30 p.m., Monday, June 16, 1980. . Anyone desiring to submit information, opinions, or conditions to the proposed 911 system and the r'enum- bering of properties and principle buildings in the City of Gridley, is requested to submit them in writing to the City Clerk prior tO the hearing, or at the hearing. . Respectfully, EVELENE D. PAYNE City Clerk Publish: June 4, 6, 11, 13, 1980 (The Gridley Herald) bought at 23 cents per pound. You can make a profit while clearing littorl USE RECYCLING CENTER AT ORD RANCH ROAD TRANSIT STATION. 4t ~ - A A~A A ling infortnation about exisiing claims and mining history. To gel a copy of this usel'ttl nev, booklet, write: "Queslions . and Answers About Mining," BI.M Redding District Office, 355 Hemsted Drive, Rcdding, ('a 96002. LO girls soflball fundraiser draws Twin Cilies Cougars To help raise funds so they can continue, the ]Live ()ak Ciiils Sot(- ball Club is sponsoring a "l)ime A Dip" dinner June 16 from 5 to 8. p.m. at [.uther School, elf of Pcn- niilglon Road on Connecticut Ave. Tile fundraiser will also feature appearances by members of the Twin Cities Cougars football team, who will be on' hand to award the all-star h(mors. There will also bc door pri/e~ and a drawing. Nongame commillee will hear reporls A report O11 Lt projecl to caplule ('alifornia condors for field ',ludic~, and cap live breeding will bc heard al a nleelin? .lust 16 in San I'lan- cisco of tile (:ill/on Nougame Ad- visory ('ommillee. I_aq v, eck the I'isll al)d (;an~e (.7onlnlission appro', ed tile applica- tion of.the L!.S. fish an(t \Vildlifc Service for a permil to capluTc condors beginning Ihis fall. In their May nleeling, COlllnlitlee nlelalbcrs raised sonic qucsli(m', .abonl Ihc project, including tho',c COllCerlaillg blood sanlples l'r(*lll tile birds, Ihc need for observers, Loca- lion of captive breeding sitqs and a requirement for periodic evahm- ties of lhe progranl. Sonic of the COllunitlee's colal- lnen[s were i~/corporaled into Deparlnlent of I:ish and (kmw reconlnlelldaliOllS to l]lC COlllllliS- sion, whic]l the I.(K7 imposed as condilions for granting the permit. III1! H&M Indoor - Outdoor I rket Gift S ROBINSON'R CORNER, HIWA Y 70 ' . .......... " .......... Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. i INSTALLATION SEW 7E SUPPLIES * REFRIGERATION REPAIR 24 HR. EMERIIENCY SERVICES PHONE 846-3584 Home - 816-6116 (t~orraerlu" Walter Jansen & 24 YEARS EXPERIENCF WE CARRY- Gridley Brand and Lincoln Brand Feed, Dog Food & Stock , Supplies. WE OFFER- Custom grinding, rolling, mi ing and seed cleaning. NOW TAKING ORDERS FOR SEED OAT CLEANING Open Mon. thru Fri. 8-5 and Sat. 8-1 846-3611 390 Strut on1 or A project aimed at helping to hah the long-term decline of tile (alifornia condor won approval May 30 from the state Fish and Game Commission, and efforts to capture the first of the giant birds arc expected to begin this fall. After hearing almost six hours of testimony, commissioners voted 3-1 to approve the application of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for a permit to capture condors for field studies and captive breeding. A public comment period for a federal permit, which also is re- quired, will expire June 23. In tile study phase of the pro- gram, as many as 10 condors will be captured during the first year, titled wilh solar-powered radio' telemetry devises, released and followed from the ground and Ihe air. Additional birds witt bc radio- ~agged in subsequent years. In the captive breeding part of ~hc program, aline condors will be taken for mating over a period of several years - four pairs plus a male for a male condor ah'cady in captivily. Progeny of the captive- bred birds will be released isle Ihe wild. The multimillion-dollar pro- grana is scheduled to continue until the wild population has reached a stable, self-sustaiuing ~.'ondilion. A USFWS spokesman said thai Ihe agency expects to caplure the firsl two or three condors lifts fall. I.ield studies already are under way in lhe condors' last stronghold in lhe rugged mountains around tile southern end of tile San Joaqtfin Valley. Ihus far, Congress has ap- proprialed $1,167,000. for lhe pro- gralll. Meanwhile, ongoing manage- ment and protection efforts for the cndangcred bird will continue. "lhesc inclt,de preservation of nesting, roosting and feeding Women's Golf Isabel Gilbert captured the low gross winner at the June 5 medal- play tournament, Beat the Pro. The tourney was sponsored by the Table Mountain Women's Golf Club and played in Oroville. Thelma Carmichael was the IQw net winner: Helen O'Neill led the first flight, followed by Sally Boyd in second place and Georgia Murray in lhird. Second flight winner, Barbara Zontek bested Alice Townshend, \~ho came in second, and Nita Mistache who captured the third spot. Esther Harles, the third flight winner, was followed by Pansy Johnson and Phyllis Christensen, who tied for second place. In this flight, Marie Barker came in third. Barbara Zontek was the closest to the pin in the tourney competi- tion. Beat .the Pro Tournament high- lights included a chip in by Rosie Stauss on hole 11. Thelma Car- michael, Helen O'Neill, Isabel Gilbert and Esther Harles all "beat the pro" and were awarded three golf balls apiece for their efforts. The next Table Mountain Wo- men's Golf Club tournament is set for this coming Thursday, June 12. The accuracy tournament tee-off time is 8:30 a.m. habilals; law enforcement and educational activities; periodic surveys of tile population; arid programs such as supplemental feeding. Populations of the condor, largest land bird on the North Amea'ican continent, have con- tinued to decline despite years of protection, study and manage- ment. There are believed to be no more than 30 individuals remain- ing. In approving the permit, the F'GC imposed conditions requested by the Department of Fish and Game, among them that initial trapping efforts be limited to walk- in lraps if South American studies indicalc the method does not im- pose unacceptable hazards to the' birds. The work in South America involves the Andean condor, a close relative. If, however, the method does nol meet needs of the program, other safe methods could be used on approval of tile commission and I)t'G. Other conditions provide for: --Biennial review of tile pro- gram by lhe F(i(?, and aulhority to Lake Oroville Safe Boating Week activities A safe boating fair Sunday, June 15, at Lake Oroville, will fealure a simulated helicopter res- cue; a man-overboard drill, a fire- fighlers' training exercise with real boat fire, and free boat rides for lhe public. The event, entirely free to the public, will be the grand finale of the First Annual Lake Oroville Safe Boating Week, June 8 through 15, sponsored by the Butte County Safe Boating Conamittee in coop- oration with t le California Depart- menl of Parks andRecreation. The ' Colnmiltee consists of represen- tatives from local boating clubs, groups, and agencies, including the U.S. Power Squadron and the U.S. Coast Guard A~xiliary. The safe boating fair will begin at 9 a.m. with a boat parade pasl the face of 'the dam and the spillway area, where the judging platform will be located. Boats will be judged for their decorations by tile mayors of Biggs, Chico, (;ridley, Oroville, and Paradise. Co-grand marshals will be Roberl l.emke, chairnlan of tile Butte County Board of Super visors; Will Sears, district com- mander of tile U.S. Power Squad- ron; and Phill Patnude, com- modore of tile U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Booths. in tile Spillway parking lot will display equipment and devices relating to boating and boating safety. Exhibitors will display such items as firefighting equipment, first-aid material, and noise-reduction devices. A drawing for prizes will be held at 2 p.m. Lake Oroville State Recreation Area is 7 miles east of Oroville on Highv, ay 162, in ButteCounty. Sat. July 12 - [DFG] Open ar- chery deer hunting season in nor- thern and central coast counties. lerminate it at any time. --Written concurrence DFG in other changes in the gram schedule. --Semi-annual summary of program activities and --Use of radio-telemetry mission frequencies within monitoring range of receivers. --A ban on the intentional ture of condors less than 12 ths old, at least during the year of the project. DFG gearing up for hunt license rush now Gearing up for the expected! for hunting licenses and the Department of Fish and is opening a one-stop service in old Klumpp's mortuary at Eighth and O streets in menlo. The service counter in the w tile-roofed building directly O Street from the Resources ing headquarters of the DFG open for business Thursday 12]. Hours will be 8 a.m. to 51 Monday through Friday. construction in the downtown only on-street parking available. Available there will be hut licenses, deer tag applications deer and bear tags. This will only outlet for picking up deer in person, said DFG license Mac Foster, and they will available at the license DFG headquarters. Again this year, purchase from license agents application, rath.er than the tag itself. Resident tag prices are $3 for one deer for two deer, the same as last For nonresidents, prices are and $62.25, respectively. hunting licenses are $2 for "juniors, $10.25 for other and $36.25 for non-residentS. Unl-(ess the hunter wishes up the tag at the service or she, after completing plication, must mail it to in Sacramento. The appr tags will be returned by Foster cautioned hunters applications for hunts for there is a drawing - this are three special buck muzzle-loading rifle hunts, recreational buck hunts antlerless and either-sex must reach Sacramento by 5 July 3 to be eligible July 7. Other than for these Foster reminded hunters, no quotas for any of the ring zones and hunters worry about being shut out particular area. Applications for tags for season hunts should Game at least 10 days day on which the applicant to receive his or her tag. This means, said Foster, hunters wishing to make tJae ing weekend of the archerY on the coast [July 12-13] have their applications in end Of June. -" Foster also announced service two deer tag formation telephone lineS. numbers are [916] '323-538? [916] 323,5388. 245 Ohio Street -- Phone 846-4449 "NEW OWNER, AL BYERS.,,23 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN MAJOR REPAIR SHOPS_AND SONS, ROBERT AND ALLEN BYERS...ALSO FULLY QUALIFIED MECHANICS" Major Overhauls Brakes Tune-ups Transmissions Air Conditioners Carb. Overhauls ... ETC. REASoNABLE RATES Open M-F, 7:304 HoatlnI & Air Condltionlnll 24 HOUR EMER Ilosidontlal & COMMERCIAL Douglas Martens. BIGGS 868.10 ...WHATEVR YOU NEED! "THE GLASS EXPERTS" PHONE ! TUNE-UPS-- BRAKES GENERAL AUTO REPAIR DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN "VOLKSWAGEN SPECIALISTS" GAlL TEAGUE . Owner ** WIND0WSD00RS Ot/ $#ON BAHBAOE SERVICE .... 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