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New Mexico / Power Line Controversy #548829

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 15, 1986
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Albuquerque, New Mexico: Roger O'Neil) Controversy over government's plans to build power line through Jemez Mts. to Los Alamos National Laboratory for Star Wars research examined; scenes shown. [Jose LUCERO - explains area's religious importance to Pueblo Indians.] [Farmer Pete CASADOS - opposes destruction of farming valley.] [Save the Jemez president Ted DAVIS - denies need for additional energy for region.] [Public Service of New Mexico spokesperson Jack WILKINS - disagrees.] Herbalist Sylvia Sena mentioned, shown.

Chung, Connie;
O'Neil, Roger

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