The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on April 3, 1985 · Page 18
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The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas · Page 18

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The Salina Journal Wednesday, April 3,1985 Page 19 irain theft ring uncovered F MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) - FBI agents in Oklahoma and four other es began arresting 21 people to- afr as a result of an investigation multimillion-dollar grain theft •Wg, The Tulsa Tribune reported, the Tribune, quoting unidentified a^jr enforcement sources, said six IBifest warrants were to be served I'the TMuskogee area. Arrest war- atits also were issued for people ifrcfm Kansas,' Missouri, Nebraska |ar$ Iowa, the paper said. A federal racketeering indictment |in-the case is expected to be. un- i sealed Wednesday in Sioux City, |lowa, the newspaper said. Assistant U.S. Attorney Asher Schroder, who led the Sioux City grand jury, said a sealed indictment was approved last week after a one-day session. He declined further comment and the FBI also declined comment until a news conference Wednesday in Omaha, Neb. Previously, the FBI reported a group of independent truckers had allegedly been involved in about 40 thefts of wheat, corn and soybeans since 1982. The FBI said the grain, valued at more than $5 million, then was sold to unsuspecting grain elevator operators. Our two-room suite also lets the kids get away this weekend. To the other room. $ 59 \J -/PC per suite, per night. Bring your entire family to the Embassy Suites' 1 hotel where there's room to spread out. Only $59 per suite, per night Friday and Saturday only. You , get a two-room suite; a living room with sofa bed ' Upon request, luxurious bedroom, two TV's... all for the'price of a hotel single. 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Until Koko received the new kitten, the 13-year-old gorilla would make comments such as "sleep cat" and "frown-sad" whenever the subject of cats came up in her conversation, said Penny Patterson, director of the Gorilla Foundation in this community about 20 miles south of San Francisco. It was Patterson who taught Koko more than 500 words expressed in sign language. Asking for another striped cat, Koko would plead, "Tiger, please tiger," Patterson said. But Koko didn't want Just any cat. She wanted another like All Ball, who was a Manx, an unusual breed with no tail, said Colleen Corey, an administrative and research assistant at the foundation. "It was no easy task to find a kitten of this rare breed at this tune of the year, when very few kittens are born," Patterson said. After months of searching, the foundation finally found a 7-week- old Manx tiger-striped kitten in Riverside. At first, Koko was disappointed that she "wasn't able to pick a kitten. 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