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THE DAILY GLOBE, Ironwood. Ml — Tuesday, Sept. 1,1998 Page 10 Employment Information COMPUTER USERS NEEDED Work own hrs. S20k-$75kryr 1-800-348-7186x1255 Financial Bids BIDS WANTED The Charter Township of Ironwood a requesting that al interested parties send Seated Bids, tor the mechanical n owing (Heavy Duty hay mower or Brush Hog attachment) of appro xmalefy 26 acres located on property described as the MW 1/4 ot (he NE 1/4 Section 34 T48N FI47YV on the comer ol Wesl Airport and Pump Station Roads known as the Ironwood Township Cemetery. The toHovnng minimum information must be included: 1) Type and age of the machinery to be used. 2) Time when you woutc start and complete the |ot>. 3) Estimated number ol hours required to complete this worts. 4) Total quoted price tor completion ol work required. S) References from no less than two other jobs that you have completed similar to thts one. Send sealed bids to the Charter Township o( Ironwood N10892 Lake Road lion- wood. Ml 49338. Envelopes must dearly be marked "Cemetery Mowing Buf and must be received no tater than September 8. 1996. Bids wMI be opened at the Regular Board meeting on September 14, 1998 at 4:00 p.m. The Ironwood Townsrn> Board reserves the right lo accept or reject any or aH bids Antiques ANTIQUE CAR: 1986 Mercury Comet Cyclone Convertible: V-8. automatic, bucket seats, blue with while top; very good condition. $4.500 or best offer. (906)5442262. Farm & Garden Livestock CHICKENS FOR Sate: Call: (906)575-3341. Pets HOPE'S ADOPTIVE PETS 832-1511 OPEN DAILY 7:30-11:30*4:004:00 Pooa: Strtoea. male Mack Lab- Husky mix. WIKta. male Yellow Latomfe. •ycsni*»aa«. rnsls Aua- tmban Shaperd mix. Friend, male Tamer mix. Tina, female Lab mix. Elvis, male Lab mix. Rafftsa, male Husky mix. SMIon. male: neutered Boxer mix. Oordy, mate Lab. Gravy, female Lab mix. Bud. male Lab mix. Come visit. Can: SJmba, mate, grey/whitef blue & 1 grey eye. Autumn, female browrviwigeVlan. GVacia, female Mack/white. Jamas, male black. Msrshma«ow. mate all whits black patch on head. Misty, female beige/tan, Puff, female aM black. R*ggK male Mack A white. Mozart, male. Mack & while. Prscloua, female. Mack A while. Tracy, mate Black. Spur, mate black with white Mare. Wa have kntenaif! Coma sea us fadsvl Glve Away 4 PUPPIES!! 6 weeks old, mother Beagle mix. father 'unknown.All black a very cute, love being around kidsl Cad (906)932-2482 PIPER HAMMOND organ; needs MTte work. Call: (906)663^873. PUPPY: AOOFIABLE; small type Cocker Spaniel; maybe Need good home. (906)663-4739 Merchandise Give Away UPRIGHT PIANO, needs some work. You haul. Call 932^5515 Sporting Goods WANTED: NEWHOUSE bear traps, also wolf and beaver traps with teeth Roger Giese; (785)7465542. Fuels FIREWQOO FOR Sale by the too- gers cord Calf: (715)561-3813. evaniftgs. Wanted to Buy SAM'S SALVAGE. INC 932^340 Scrap lion. Brass 4 Copp«r A!umiourn s ft~4lurr»num Cans WANTED: TY Beanie bao»». Want to x* your ccJtoction or tera It out a Unto? Lars tafcl (90e>35a-4a33. Deem*. WANTED: UPRIGHT Fntejer. "in good condition. Can 906-6634769, leave message * no arv Articles for Sale 1987 TAURUS; $1,000 or best o»- f«r. 1966 motxte home: $1.000 or but Offer. (806)886-6674. 3 ELECTRIC XOVM, one Mor wMi bottom fleeter, on* ••acme hot w*«r bo4*r, uprtof" Articles for Sato 3 SECTION wal unit, each has 3 drawer grojMr with rtutcn shett topper. Excetern. $75 each set. Can: (715)6«1-4S70. BEANIES FOR Sato: Earty. Ants, G<g>, Jabber and Singer StS.OO eacn. 1998 and 1997 TBS Bald. Gracw. Ear, Scoltie, Ouacfcera; $19.00 each. Hipoity. Hoppity, Flopprty. $20.00 each or SS5.00 set. Cal Lisa (906)224-2631. BUY GLASSES and get a pair of single vision glasses FREE'..Calf ton tree 877-EYECHAHT tor de- tajfe. 1 HOUR servce on most glasses The Vision Center-Eagle Rtver & Mtnoqua Eyes. FOR SALE: A used Tec cash register. a white GE electric stove. and a gas furnace All in excellent condition. For more information, caB(715)661-2053. INSULATION. POLYETHELENE Foam sheets and rolls, t "-R-20, various sizes and thickness available. $350 per sheet. 906-&245268 PAINT BALL gun, Spyder semiautomatic and accessories, also Ftobmson Stunt 8*e witri from and rear foot pegs: $150; paid $250 at the Hobby Wheel; both used very Mite CaH: (906)663-4268. leave a message. PING PONG table, aH accessories. $25.00. 2 aquariums with stand, all accessories. $25.00 each. CaH 932-5615 WOOD SPUTTER; heavy duly; approKimately 30 Ion. Can be seen at 402 6rh Avenue North, Hurtey or caH (715)561-4128. Housing Apartments 1 bedroom apatments available immediately. Looking for a place dean and quiet, look no further* Rates start at S32S/month. Short term leases available. Utrtrtws included. No pets. Credit check required. (906)932-1411-weekdays; (906)932-2577 evenings and weekends. 1-3 BEDROOM Ironwood apartments. Close to town and college, dean. S215-S335 monthly. Security deposit and lease required. 906932-5317 BESSEMER: 3 bedroom upper duplex. Mostly tumished-ofl street parking S450 a month includes all utilities except lor phone. CaH Faith Newberry Properties 9327653. DOWNTOWN HURLEY: I bedroom upper includes appliances, heat and water. Stop at Hurley Coffee Company, 122 Silver Street for more information. DOWNTOWN IRONVvOOO across from post office yard. Large 2 bedroom, furnished apartment. Laundry facilities. Heat and water included. No pets. 932-3820 or inquire at Albert's Clothing and Shoes. ., HURLEY: 1 bedroom lower du- ptex. with utilities and appliances. S285.00. Also efficiency, $185.00. Cafl (600)975-5209 HURLEY: 2 bedroom tower du- ptax; appliances and utilities included; special rent discount. (906)932-2626. HURLEY: Clean, 1 bedroom, cornpMsry furnished upstairs apartmsnt with washer and dryer available. *2SOrmortth plus security dspoaft. Calf: <W>«)932- 72U or (715)M1-f»f»4«. IRONWOOO: 1 bedroom apartment; close to town; clean and quiet: water, heat and appliances included: S300 monthly. (715)5613314. IRONWOOO: 1 Bedroom, fumish- ed. includes utilities, $350 00 r>ius security. Call (906)576-3296 IRONWOOO: 2 bedroom apartment: stove, refrigerator, heat, water included: $325.00 (800)7270825. IRONWOOD: Comfortable and dean 2 bedroom apartment with hookups for washer and dryer and garage Call Faith Newberry Properties 932-7653. LARGE UPSTAIRS; good toca- tion, CaH: (906)932-2611 or please leave message. NICE' APARTMENTS: 1-4 bedrooms, Ironwood-Bessemer. 906932-9791 . NOW RENTING Charming, tur- mshed efficiency, apartments. Starting al S255 per month, utilities included. Please can Karhy Richards Management. (906)9325500 from 8:00-4:30, after 4:30 please cafl (906)932-7262 NOW TAKING Applications ior Wildwood apartments. 1 bedroom apartment, rent based on 30% of adjusted income. Barrier free, elderly, disabled, handicapped applicants onry. Equal housing opportunity. For more information call Kathy Richards Management. 906932-5500 SOOERMAN AND Sons Apartments, 1 and 2 bedrooms, close to downtown iionwood (715)5614641 TWO 2-6EDROOM apartments al Scene Indianhead Mountain: partly furnished, a* utilities included. $340 and $390 monthly. Ca»: (906)932-3864. UPPER"2 bedroom apartment on Silver Street. $280 monthly, includes heal and water. Call 715561-5611 VVAKEFIELO: f4ewty refurbished co/y 2 .bedroom apartment-kinds country-off street parkmg-S350 rt- cludes all utiMie* sxc«pt lor cable and phone. Ca> Faith Newberry Properties 832-7653. WAKEFIELO: ONE bedroom, ra- dccoratsd, fumiefwd apartment Security depose No pats. (900)224-0411 or leave message. Business Places to Rent IRONWOOO: 800 square feet office on business US2: $325 includes utilities. 206 Douglas Boulevard. (906)932-3600. LARGE STOREFRONT, dowrv lown Hunay on Silver Street next to Hurley Coflee Company; 25ft x 100ft; includes heal and water. For more information stop in al the Hurley Coflee Company. OFFICE SPACE, Ironwood, US 2. 750 aq n plus storage. Qaa, haat, watar and air conditioning Included. 2 year minimum Isass. »430 par month. Ssnd reply to Box 01007, c/o Dally Globs, 118 East Me L sod. Ironwood, Ml 4*938, OFFICE/RETAIL^SPACE in the Roosevelt Plaza; 1000 Square Feet next to orthodontist office and computer services. Good parking and excellent Ira ft. CaH Jim at (906)932-5879 or (906)932-4929. RETAILTOf FICE SPACE on US-2. Ironwood, approximately 500 square feet. $500 per month, includes all utilities Available 11/30. 906-932-9025 or 667-0119 Houses for Rent 35095 SUNSET Road: 3 bedroom. 1.5 bath, laundry room, attached garage, all appliances, nice tots, $300 a month plus utilities Call: (906)663-4560. APARTMENTS, HOMES, Conv marcM Space available. Tha R*rt EataM Store. (906)*32-940fl BIG POWDERHORN Lodging Association is now accepting applications tor summer monthly rentals We offer \Jeluxe individual chalets and condos in 'a quiet natural setting. Rates start at $315.00 per month. Sorry no pets. References required. Call (800)222-3131 or (906)932-3100 CLEAN IRONWOOD 3 bedroom. Stove and refrigerator. Security deposit and lease. $335.00/month plus utilities. (906)932-5317. GILE: 2 bedroom house: Unfur- ntahed, new gas furnace, hot water heater, carpeted: A-1 condition! $325 a month plus utilities. Call: (715)835-5036. coded. HURLEY: 3 bedroom house; re- thgerator and stove; waJk to town; S350/monm; references, security deposit, no pets. (715)561-5225. IRON BELT: Nice, rustic and com- tortabie. 4 bedroom home with 2 fuH baths furnished. Call Faith Newberry Properties 932-7653 for' more information. IRONWOOO: (2) 2-bedroom starting at S260 00/monrh plus security d«pos*.4Oose to shopping. CaH: (715)561-4685. IRONWOOO: 111 EMI McLaod AVSTHI*: 2 bedroom horn*, $249 par inorrth; plua ona mortttis $•* curtty dapoan. (414)8773031,daytime; (414)«77-M3«, svanlnga; (71 S) 478-0254, som* IRONWOOO: 200 East Gogeblc; 2 bedroom; super insulated. $300 a month ptua security deposit. (906)932-0044. IRONWOOO: 3-1/2 bedroom, 2 bath, new carpet and paint, large yard, near Nome School and downtown. Washer/dryer available. $300 monthly. 906-932-2216 , IRONWOOO: 4 bedroom house with garage by Nome School No pets, security depoat required. $300 plus utilities. (906)932-3600. LOVELY 2 bedroom home "for rent. Call 715-561-4393 or 5613200 MONTREAL: HEFURISHED apartment with fireplace. Discounted rent for managing 1 unit ski rental. Calf 715-561-2897 Saturday or Sunday, or 715-674-4043 anytime, leave message NICE 2« bedroom house with garage. Located in Nome. $275 a month plus utilities. (906)9324492. WAKEFiELD: THREE bedroom house tor rent; close to school; security deposit. (920)499-3513. Rooms for Rent BESSEMER: ROOMS for rent, television, kitchen, separate entry. $36.00 weekty. S140.00 per month. (906)667-0214 Condos for Rent 1 BEDROOM Condo: Comptelery furnished, $300 a month, gas, heat Available October 1. Call: (715)835-&M6, collect. 1 BEDROOM, fully furnished condo at Powderhorn, 2 blocks from Mountain, includes phone, cable, haat. Available immediately. $388 OC per month. 715-386-6721 FULLY FURNISHED Condominiums. Condominioms come complete wrth all furnishings. Included are cooking and dining utensils. color cable television and fireplaces One haft m*e from Hurtey High School. Ca» Haven North Coodos. (715)5fl1-6626 Mobile Homes U?ED MOBILE home lor sate White Pine. Affordable payments. Cal avervmgs/weekends (906)5247337. WAKEFIELD: 2 bedroom moc4<» home, compietefy furnished. New roof. Secumy deposit, references, no psrs. Can (90C)«fl7-0640 or (900)224-494) Real Estate Businesses for Sale DRASTIC PRICE REDUCTION! Hurry! This opportunity wil not last tong! Hutetrom'i City News to IIJN "For Set*." Entire building, business opportunity. and Lottery transfer to qualified buyer for only $39.900. Time is of the essence, ttie lottery transfer expire*-very soor, dooT delay! II you've thought aobut owning your own business, now is the time lo caH Artene Schneller, Broker. All inquiries confidential Gal RE/MAX Snow Country at (9O8) 832-141V Houses for Sale 1970 LIBERTY, 12x65 Mobile Home. 51,500.00 or best offer. Can 906-575-3907 2 Bedroom home, built in 1979, on 1 acre in Saxon. 2 baths, all appliances, fireplace, gas heat; attached garage, screen porch. For more inlcxmat>on call (715)8932311 J.W.HUSS \f incnnronATfo REALTORS 932-4110 GOOD AS GOLD! I Only 6 years old and in mint condition!! Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath ranch home. Fireplace, central air. appliances, attached 24x24 garage and nicely landscaped. A must seel! 1103 Gold Street. BESSEMER SI 21.900 8-328 AFFOflDABLY PRICED! 3-4 bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, family room, attached garage. 201 North Claytjerg BESSEMER S25.000 B-329 ONE FLOOR CONVENIENCE!! 3 bedrooms. 2 baths and newty carpeted. Bciil in range/oven and air conditioner. One car detached garage wrth auto door opener. 309 West Iron Street BESSEMER $43,500 B-326 For more Real Estate See Cable Channel 27 Visit us al our web site www.interconnex.com BESSEMER (YALE LOCATION): 2 bedroom trailer with garage and utility shad on nice comer lot. $225.00 a month; water included. Cal: (906)932-8070 or (906)6636027. BESSEMER: 3 bedroom; double lot. garage: quiet.' wooded, $15,000 or best offer. (906)5753801; Leave message. BY OWNER: 322 Douglas. Double comer lot, new siding, double car garage. insulation, fireplace, Frencti doors, 5* bedrooms, 1-1/2 baths S60.000.00. 906-932-4981 FOR SALE BY OWNER CHANEY LAKE PROPERTY 2 bedroom mobile home wrth attached 16'x20' tog cabin. 200 feet of lake frontage with fishing pier already installed. Log storage building and an outhouse also on the property Good well and a recent survey of property has been done. Electric, and phone are a bonus. But the new DSS system really makes this place leel like home!!!! Senous inquiries. Ptease call: (906)663-4317. Shown by Appointment Onlyll!! FOR SALE by Owner: 3+ bed- rooni, sauna, 2 fireplaces, serious inquiries only. For more information call Kathy Richards Management. (906)932-5500 HOUSE FOR Sate in Hurley: 2 bedrooms, full basement, hardwood floors, 1 block from downtown Hurtey. Perfect for retired persons or rental income. Call '715-561-2141 IRONWOOO: 603 Lake Avenue,^ bedroom, 2 car garage, newer mechanicals, large comer tot (715)476-9116 • MONTREAL/GILE:\23 Wisconsin. Large older home for sate by owner Beautiful tot. ? ^replaces, 2 kitchens, 2 baths, -good income potential $36.000.00 561-2897 call Saturday or Sunday, open house Sunday, September 6 WAKERELD. 308 Brotherloo; Onry S18,900 buys 8 bedrooms and 3 balhs. Nice location. Tne Real Estate Store'(906)9.32-54C6. Recreational Property Legate EXCEPTIONAL WATERFALLS Property. $240,500. Lak* OogeMc waterfront parcel*, vacant and naa- iderrtlal. Free brochure, RE/MAX Snow Country, (906)932-1411 or (800)876-9761. Automotive Boats, Watercrafts, Motor BOAT TRAILER For Sato: Iff Gator sow trailer. $400-, now Brea. baK. (906)932-6078. Motorcycles & ATVs 1987 SUZUKI Cavalcade. 1400cc. full dress, $6,300.00. 906-8324807 after 4:00 1988 HONDA Spree, 400 Original miles, mint condition. Must ad, $800.00 or best otter. 906-6634177 1993 KARLEY Davidson Dyna Low Rider Convertibta. 4.000 miles, $2.000-extras, Gorgeous! 2- tone paint. $14.500.00. 715-6432371 Trucks, Heavy Equipment 1955 OLIVER wrth cat), J6.800.00. 1550 with loader, S8.500.00. Call (715)746-2953 1986 DODGE, t/2 ton. 110,000 miles, used every day. needs a lew tttte repairs. $800.00. Can (906)932-6321' 1987 DODGE RaJdar Dctuxa; air. tape deck, almost new battery, brakes, tires, clutch; great condt- tion. S3.5OO or best offer. Cal: (715)686-2050. MINIMAL DEER damage: 1994 4x4 Tracker, $172.000 rrtfea, 5 speed, no rust, median fcaty sound. $1,500 or best offer. 715561 -2254 after 5:00-pm. TRUCK TRACTORS for aale. 1980 KW T-800 360 cat. 9 speed. overdrive. 1991 KW T-600 426 cat, 13 speed. M accessories (8001333-6066 Automobiles 1969 CHEVY Camero: (or mora information, call (715)543-2274. 1986 CELEBRITY; V-6. M, cruiaa, runs good, good Urn. new batMry. $600 or best orler. Call: (715)5615477; after 5tt) p.m. 1989 BUICK Century, low ml***, loaded wth options. $3.900. 906663-4119, 1990 CHEVY Beretta. 4 cyandaf, automatic, air, (unroof, CO. Cteart 112,000 mites. Runs great. Asking S2.5OO.OO. Cal 715-003-2374 1990 CHEVY Lurnlna; 4 door, $2,500 or bast offer. Serious offer* onry (715)561-3290. 1992 WHITE BuickLaSabns. Loaded Including sunroof. Good car for $4,000. 1986 Black Chevrolet Caprice Classic Brougham. $800. (906)663-4042. 1993 CADILLAC OeVHto; Fu»-su», V-8, front-wheel drive, leather Interior, automatic starter. Very good condition, (906)663-4104. 1993 OOOGE Caravan; automatic, air, AM/FM. 3 saat. 93,000. $6,500 or best offer. (906)224-2881. 1994 LINCOLN Town car, Signa- (urs Series. 69,000 mries. loaded, white. Aaklng S12.9OO.OO. Can 715-561-2372 September 1.1906 QOQE9IC COUNTY, MICHIGAN NOTICE OF AMENDMENT SUeMITTAJ. TO ORDINANCE NO 41 TO. THE RESIDENTS AND PROPERTY OWNERS OF THE CHARTER TOWNSH<P OF IRON- WOOO. COUNTY OF OOGEBIC, STATE OF MICHIGAN, AND ANY OTHER INTERESTED PERSON: PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a proposed Ordinance Amendment has been submitted to the Township Board of the Charter Town- ar^p o< Ironwood. which K adopted, would amaod OrdVianoa No. 41 (Burning Ordtnano*) as Mows: 1. SECnON 4: PEHALT1CS aha* b« amended to r*ad as tofenra: SCCTtON 4: PENALTIES. Upon a violation of any section ol this Ordriarc*, the Township may s«ek criminal proaacution and may seek legal and/or equitable reM in a court of competent jurisdiction. If the Michigan Department ol Environmental QuaMy (MOEO) or any other state agency should floe an individual for tailing to obtain, the necessary permits, and said* floe relates ID • violation of tni» Ordinance, the Township 1 * right to squtabta relial shal include, but not be ImNed to, any coats Incurred by the Township's Volunteer Fire Department in responding to any flr» can caused by that indMd- uar* vioWion ot any section of this Ordinance for which ha received a tine from the MDEQ and/or any. other state agency. Any person who violates this OrOV nance shal be gu«y of a nnsde- meanor punlshabla by s fine of not mor* than $500 or impnsonment tor 90 days, or both. Each day that a violation occurs or conbnues shal be dawned a sepa/ite offense. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE mat the ful text of the proposed Ordinance Amendment has been posted in the office of irw Township Clerk and In tha additional toftowing public places within tha Township tor pubic awn*nation wMhir, the seven days preceding me publication of the wKhin notice. 1. ForsKjno-s Bu**ng Suppry. E5108 Jackson Road. 2. Rays Flowsr Shop, N10256 Lake Road. 3. Hautata's Bar. N11703 Lake Road. 4. Mars Bar. N11304 Lake Row). 5. Oogebtc Community Cosag*. E4046 Jackson Road PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE thai there wil be a public hoaxing at 4:00 p.m. during our regular board meeting to hear any pubtc comment bstore considering the OrcHnanca Amsodmsot tor adoption. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE thai said OnHnanca Amend- mant wM ba considared tor adoption by the Township Board at to regular board masting to be held at ma Charier Township of Ironwood Community Building on Monday, September 14, 1096, oommsfldng at 4:00 p.m. Al interested partw* are Invtsd to b* present at the aforesaM time and place to participate In discussion upon said Ordinance Amendment: Chary) PMoM Ftores. CJerk Charter Township ol Ironwood . N10892 Lake Road Ironwood. Michigan 49038 (006)932-6802 Small in fixe, big in reach. ANOTHER GREAT DEAL FROM CLASSIFIED! When you place your personal ad in the Dally Globe, for an additional $2.00 we can put your ad one time In the Ashland Daily Press, Park Falls Herald, and The Phillips Bee. For more information call your Classified Representatives at 906-932-2211 CLASSIFIED CRAFTS HO PIANTER is cue. fen lo build Md t*ty to paint. JviC foOo* our Ml-iix» paoems thit explain mack wood 10 buy to how put h tofetfeer. H003U.95. OR. build a pntte & chick •a pUuUcr (com one plan •3316 S7.M. Both patterns strss. ROUTER BENCH makes k my lo create railed profruiona] cabiaea Jt DOR Beach hx dn»«Ji. mcnr«bl« tact tad ftafer board. Full-til* pcocrni. step-by nep inaroctjoni. f2962 S7.9S. OR. build* better wottfeeoch. «9t50 S3 .95. Bodipwierru J13.95 MONEY 8ACX GUARANTEE! Add S3M (br cuJof G^tatei S16 ducoont oogpaaff NY. repdeaa *dd tax. CLASSIFIED CRAFTS (Newspaper ZIP CODE) P.O. BOX 1469.CHA.VCPLAIN.NY 12919 1-8OO-561-8383 '(•IIIMllil '• I'HI till Tricytle •for sal Jutl uy wfui It it. »h«i mak« 11 tpcciM, ind now much you're uking Include you' ption* numt>*< «<xj wh*n you ca/> b* iMchM Or II you'd MM torn* M>i«t*nc*. c*ll us help you orit* • best Mtling *d We'll b* gl»d lo Daily Globe 932-2211 = CELEBRITY CIPHER Lul « Campo* cnMOd Iron quouuom by tmmou. , PMI tnd prill,* A •guMh u <VAZI I R P XJNZI QEGU ZIPK. EJLJMW XBN QJWWPN EMY QPIIPN IRJMWZ.-- ECEM ZRPKENY B X RJZ XJNZI, QNJPX (c) ta by NEA. inc. Coping with bone cancer By Peter H. Gott, M.D. Land for Sale FOR SALE: Block and Mortar Garage on Hill Street, IronwoocJ, Ml. Minimum bid: $10,000. Garage for sale until soid al a Board of Education meeting. Submit bid lo trw Superintendent's Oflce. Ironwood Area Schools, _fi&0 East Ayer Street. Ironwood, Ml 49938. Mark outside ol bid "Hi» Street Garage " ONE ACRE Ukeshore Property oo Laka Michelle. Hurley. Wl.; City hook-up. Greal build \Afi. (906)932-0046. Recreational Property 2 WOODED parcels with cleared building sites, noar Island Lake, Iron County. Wisconsin. Town of Kr»ght. power and teleprtone iva*- »6le, 6 acre*. JtO.OOO; 7 »cre», *11.000 Calt(71S)56f-2332. DR. GOTT: What is the prognosis for bone cancer? I was told I had it nine months ago. I can cope with it if I have the information needed to make decisions. DEAR READER: The prognosis for bone cancer — indeed, for any malignancy — depends on the type of tumor. Some bone cancers, are highly malignant and resistant to treatment; the prognosis is poor. On the other hand, other types seem to respond quite satisfactorily to chemotherapy and radiation. For example, osteosar- coma of children, once a dreaded and fatal bone tumor, is now curable in a high percentage of cases. Your doctor, preferably with the help of a cancer specialist called an oncologist, is the person who can best answer your questions. To give you related information, I am sending you a- copy of my Health Report "Viruses and Cancer." Other readers who would like a copy should send <2 plus a long, self-addressed, stamped envelope to P.O. Box 2017, Murray Hill Station, New York, NY 1015«. Be sure to mention the title. DEAR DR. GOTT: A friend was told that he has R«iter's syndrome. He's really shocked and doesn't want to talk about it. Could you explain it to me? DEAR READER: Reiter's syndrome is a peculiar and poorly understood disease characterized by arthritis (joint inflammation), conjunctivitis (eye inflammation) and urethritis (inflammation of the urethra! tube leading from the bladder). The condition can appear after an attack of dysentery or it can be sexually transmitted. The ailment can be seen in women, but it appears to be more common in men. The syndrome is suspected when a patient develops painful joints, red and scratchy eyes and urethral discharge; it is confirmed by a blood test for human leukocyte antigen (HLA- B27) and a negative culture of the urethral discharge. Treatment consists of antibiotics and anti-inflammatory drugs. Although some patients recover, many tend to have repeated episodes Of inflammation. In a few patients, relapse is associated with a variety of illnesses, including uicerations in the mouth, rheumatism, spinal arthritis, rash, tendon irritation and asthma. Reiter's syndrome was formerly thought to be a self-limited process; however, recent studies have shown that 80 percent of patients have evidence of disease as long as five years after treatment. DEAR DR. GOTT: We recently installed a sauna and used it at least twice a week during the entire fall and winter. We've had no illness, unlike in other winters. Is there any truth to our belief that the sauna is responsible for our improved health? DEAR REAPER: Probably not. Some people, particularly residents of the Scandinavian countries, attribute healing qualities to sauna baths. And perhaps the moisture breathed in does help soothe the upper respiratory tract However, I am unaware of any reports in U.S. medical literature proving that saunas improve health. C I99« NTWSPAI'ER ENTERPRISE ASSN. DR. GOTT PETER GOTT, M.D.

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