School Shootings

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This week, the Springfield community marked the 20th anniversary of the Thurston School Shooting.  The tragedy preceded many technological developments, including smart phones and social media.

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Tomorrow, rallies across the nation will be held in conjunction with the March for Our Lives event in Washington D.C.  As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, young Eugenians and their supporters will also be marching.

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A Thurston High School student’s idea of a joke has gotten him arrested. As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, the boy claimed via Snapchat to be a school shooter.

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There's a town hall meeting Thursday evening in Eugene to talk about gun violence. Lane Community College Board Chair Tony McCown is hosting the event. He was at Thurston High School when Kip Kinkle opened fire in 1998, killing two students.

Ceasefire Oregon Executive Director Penny Okamoto will be at the Town Hall, along with elected officials.
The meeting is at the First Christian Church beginning at 6 p.m.