Card takes 47-year tripHUDSON, Ohio — A woman’s postcard bearing greetings from Montana has finally arrived in northeastern Ohio — 47 years later. Insurance agent Dave Conn opened his post office box in Hudson and found the mailing sent from Helena, Mont., in 1962. U.S. Postal Service spokesman Victor Dubina said Friday the postcard may have been stuck in equipment or lost behind a mail chute. ANIMALS
Zoo welcomes baby elephantESCONDIDO, Calif. — An African elephant has been born at the San Diego Zoo’s Wild Animal Park. Zoo spokeswoman Yadira Galindo said the male calf born early Friday is doing great and is nursing frequently from his mother, Umngani.
Condor suffers from gunshotLOS ANGELES — A California condor brought to the Los Angeles Zoo for treatment of lead poisoning was found to have shotgun pellets embedded in its body. Zoo officials said Friday an X-ray revealed the shotgun pellets. The bird was captured March 4. From Wire Services