* And in other news around the world, anti-
nuclear activists in Germany chained themselves to a ship in
Bremerhaven harbor on Monday. The ship was carrying plutonium to
a nuclear reprocessing center in Scotland, said Greenpeace, the
In Amsterdam, Greenpeace called on France to salvage
radioactive material that sank last month in the Atlantic.
In Mexico City, a box of highly radioactive material is
believed to have fallen off a truck more than a week ago.
Mexican authorities are offering a $2,500 reward to anyone who
turns it in.
* WIPP Town meetings will be held on
January 3, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., and January 5 from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
at the Santa Fe Public Library. The final Environmental
Protection Agency public WIPP hearings will take place in
Carlsbad, Albuquerque and Santa Fe, from January 5 through
January 9. In Santa Fe the hearings will be held at the Harold
Runnels Auditorium, 1190 St. Francis Drive, at 3:00-9:00 p.m.,
January 8, and 9:00--5:00 p.m., January 9. CCNS would like to
encourage the public to attend. Those who wish to speak should
call the EPA's toll-free number at (800) 331-WIPP by noon, Dec.
30. Speakers are allowed 5 minutes each, and if there are slots
available, those wishing to speak can also register at the
For more information, Call CCNS.
* There will be no new hotline during the week between
Christmas and the New Year. The next hotline will be issued on
January 8, 1998.
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