Northwest Passage: Local Reaction To Mass Shootings, Fire Weather, Roseburg VA, and more

Aug 8, 2019

Clockwise from left: Roseburg VA, Toni Morrison, Milepost 97 Fire, and Johanis Tadeo with his son at a rally against gun violence in Springfield.
Credit Rachael McDonald

Forecasts for thunderstorms have put fire managers on alert for new fire starts, pertussis is confirmed in Lincoln County, local activists respond to the recent mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso, and despite those incidents, a pro-Trump group plans to rally in downtown Eugene with their guns. 

We’ll talk about these stories and more on this episode of the Northwest Passage podcast on KLCC. Join KLCC News Director Rachael McDonald, Morning Edition Host Anni Katz, reporter Amy Brenneman, and Diversity Fellow Melorie Begay.