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Feds Capture Oregon Fugitive In Casper, Release Him To Montana
An Oregon man arrested in Casper for being an unregistered sex offender will be turned over to Montana authorities for prosecution on more severe charges, according to federal court documents. Jerrod Jay Schalk was arrested in late January by Casper police after they responded to a residence in the …
Oregon Truck Driver Dies In Crash On Teton Pass
WILSON, Wyo. (AP) — A truck driver from Oregon was killed in a crash after his brakes failed while descending Teton Pass in northwestern Wyoming. The Wyoming Highway Patrol said 36-year-old Jay P. Winn of Hines, Ore. was pulling a car crusher down the pass on Sunday when he lost control of hi…
Fugitive Calls For Roadside Help, Gets Busted
 EVANSTON, Wyo. (AP) — A 59-year-old fugitive is back behind bars after he ran out of gas in Wyoming and called the local sheriff’s office for roadside assistance. The Wyoming Highway Patrol said Tuesday that Richard Vincent of Prineville, Ore., was wanted i…
Veteran in Oregon Faces Eviction for Putting Up American Flag
A navy veteran in Springfield, Oregon received an eviction notice from his landlord for putting up an American flag for Navy Day on October 27. Edward Zivica has been displaying his large American flag in a common area of his apartment complex on special holidays for a year. He said he didn’t…