Latest Larry Walters Stories
By LESLIE MIZELL JAMESTOWN It's the story of a dreamer, and what happens when 14 of his 15 minutes of fame have run out. It's also the story of an unlikely theater program, and what happens when one dedicated dreamer inspires a dream in others.
BEND, Ore. - Using his trusty BB gun to help him return to Earth, a 48-year-old gas station owner flew a lawn chair rigged with helium- filled balloons more than 200 miles across the Oregon desert Saturday, landing in a field in Idaho.
A man flying across Oregon in a lawn chair rigged with a rainbow array of more than 150 helium-filled party balloons has reached his destination. A reporter tracking Kent Couch for the Oregonian newspaper says he landed safely near Cambridge, Idaho, on Saturday afternoon.
- A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.