January 15, 1990

OPENING NOTES 89

OPENING NOTES

Lucien Bouchard revises history, Jeanne Sauvé will get tea and cookies, and Newfoundland picks up a large tab
NORIEGA ON TRIAL 1617
WORLD

NORIEGA ON TRIAL

PROSECUTORS FACE A CHALLENGE AS THEY TRY TO CONVICT THEIR DEPOSED CAPTIVE ON DRUG CHARGES
DANGER IN THE WATER 3031
COVER

DANGER IN THE WATER

MANY CANADIANS ARE EXPRESSING A GROWING CONCERN ABOUT THE WATER THEY DRINK AND USE
GM gets the gears 4849
FILMS

GM gets the gears

A novice film-maker takes on an auto giant
First with the forecast—for 1991 1011
ANOTHER VIEW

First with the forecast—for 1991

Thanks to six months of detailed forecasting, we already know what to expect from the new year. Face it, 1990 is over. It’s history
AUTOMOTIVE SHAKE-OUT 2425
BUSINESS

AUTOMOTIVE SHAKE-OUT

A GLUT OF UNSOLD CARS AND FOREIGN COMPETITION FORCES DETROIT’S AUTOMAKERS TO HIT THE BRAKES
A DARK HORIZON 1213
CANADA

A DARK HORIZON

PLANT CLOSURES, DEPLETED STOCKS AND REDUCED COD QUOTAS THREATEN THE FISHERY IN ATLANTIC CANADA
Golden moments 42b43
SPORTS

Golden moments

Canada’s junior hockey team triumphs
ALTERNATIVES TO TAP WATER 3637
COVER

ALTERNATIVES TO TAP WATER

THE MOVE TO BOTTLES AND FILTERS
A botched kidnapping 4242a
CRIME

A botched kidnapping

Two Canadians face charges in Brazil
A lingering fear 2021
WORLD

A lingering fear

Ceauşescu’s evil legacy survives his death
ONE CITY’S WATER PROBLEM 4041
COVER

ONE CITY’S WATER PROBLEM

A COMMUNITY COPES WITH TOXINS
Explosive protests 2223
WORLD

Explosive protests

Violence escalates in a southern republic
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