OPB Headlines for Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012

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Not Easy To Find Room For Ocean Energy

N3 | Dec. 12, 2012 5:29 p.m.

GLENEDEN BEACH, Ore. - It goes without saying that the Pacific Ocean is vast. So it may come as a surprise to hear the ...

Report: Portland Schools' Overhaul Yielded Mixed Results

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 5 p.m.

Oregon’s largest school district got mixed results in a new report on its recent high school overhaul.

Q&A: Firearms Expert On 'Versatile,' 'Popular' AR-15

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 4:45 p.m.

Kevin Starrett, executive director of the Oregon Firearms Federation, answers questions about the kind of weapon used in Tuesday's Clackamas County mall shooting.

Details Emerge About Clackamas Shooting Victims

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 4:45 p.m.

Many details emerged Wednesday that began to shed light on Tuesday's Clackamas Town Center shooting.

Who Was The Clackamas Town Center Shooter?

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 4:24 p.m.

The Clackamas County Sheriff has identified 22-year-old Jacob Tyler Roberts as the suspect in the Clackamas Town Center shooting. Who was he?

OHSU Trauma Surgeon Says 15-Year-Old Gunshot Victim Is Doing Well

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 3:43 p.m.

Dr. Laszlo Kiraly, one of the trauma surgeons at OHSU who operated on a 15-year-old victim of the Clackamas Town Center shooting, has provided an update.

Former Wash. Governor: Speaker Is Not 'Alternate Governor'

N3 | Dec. 12, 2012 3:39 p.m.

Washington Speaker of the House Frank Chopp (D-Seattle) will “have to learn” to negotiate. That tough talk comes from ...

Our Town: Baker City

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 3:19 p.m.

Baker City is a town that has seen a lot of ups and downs. The community of about 10,000 is situated in the high desert of eastern Oregon, surrounded by sagebrush and snow-dusted mountains.

Oregon Lawmaker Calls For Ban On Large Capacity Ammo Magazines

N3 | Dec. 12, 2012 2:44 p.m.

An Oregon lawmaker wants to ban high-capacity ammunition magazines in the wake of Tuesday's shooting at the Clackamas Town Center.

Shooting Survivor's Family Releases Statement

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 2:28 p.m.

Veniamin and Olga Shevchenko, the parents of the surviving victim of Tuesday's Clackamas Town Center shooting, released an update on their daughter on Wednesday afternoon.

Police: Shooting Response Reflects Change In Strategy

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 2:22 p.m.

Law enforcement officers are using yesterday's Tuesday's response to the shooting at Clackamas Town Center as an example of a successful change in police strategy. 

Police To Be More Visible Around Area Shopping Centers

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 2:17 p.m.

Portland Polices will have a more visible presence around metro-area malls and other shopping areas after Tuesday's shooting at Clackamas Town Center.

City Council Votes To Bring Bike Sharing To Portland

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 1:28 p.m.

Shared bicycles are on their way to Portland following a vote at city council on Wednesday.

Yuille, Forsyth Killed In Shooting, Jacob Tyler Roberts Gunman, Police Say

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 11:59 a.m.

The Clackamas County Sheriff's department has identified victims of Tuesday's shooting at Clackamas Town Center mall.

Shooter's Neighbors 'Shocked' By Mall Incident

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 11:48 a.m.

Neighbors of Jacob Tyler Roberts in Southeast Portland say they are shocked to find out he has been identified as the shooter in Tuesday's mall attack.

Rifle Found At Vancouver High School, Traced To Student

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 11:15 a.m.

The discovery of a rifle in a high school classroom Wednesday morning triggered a lockdown at four Vancouver schools.

Chronology Of Mall Attack Released By Clackamas Co. Sheriff

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 11:10 a.m.

Officials released the following timeline of events in the Clackamas County Town Center Mall shooting.

Officials Identify Gunman, Victims In Clackamas Mall Shooting

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 7 a.m.

At a 10 a.m. press conference, the Clackamas County Sheriff identified the shooter in Tuesday's incident as Jacob Tyler Roberts.

Clackamas Mall Closed, Details Emerge After Tuesday Shooting

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 6:12 a.m.

The Clackamas Town Center Mall is closed today as details emerge about a terrifying shooting Tuesday afternoon.

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