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Portland State University Poised To Vote on Armed Campus Police Force

OPB |Dec. 10, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The university's governing board is scheduled to vote on Thursday on a proposal that would create an armed police force for the PSU campus.

Two Gun Measures On Washington's Ballot

OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Voters in Washington are being asked to weigh in on two competing ballot measures on background checks for gun sales.

Lawmakers Hold Hearings On Cover Oregon, E-Cigarettes And More

OPB |Sept. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are in Salem this week holding hearings on issues that are likely to get a lot of attention in the 2015 legislative session.

News Roundtable: July 11, 2014

OPB |July 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Washington Initiative Campaigns Turn In Signatures

OPB |July 03, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: Today is the deadline for initiative campaigns in Washington to turn in signatures to qualify for the November ballot.

Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To Guns

OPB |June 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Should parents be held legally responsible when a minor accesses a parent's gun without permission?

What We Know So Far About The Reynolds High Shooting

OPB |June 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A gunman opened fire at Reynolds High School on Tuesday morning. Fourteen-year-old Emilio Hoffman was killed.

Update On The Shooting At Seattle Pacific University

OPB |June 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: A gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University on Thursday. We'll hear how the campus is responding.

News Roundtable: January 24, 2014

OPB |Jan. 24, 2014 12:15 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Revisiting the Clackamas Town Center Shooting One Year Later

OPB |Dec. 11, 2013 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: It's been a year since a gunman opened fire at the Clackamas Town Center mall, killing two people before shooting himself.

St. Helens School Employees Can Carry Guns Again

OPB |Oct. 31, 2013 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: St. Helens school board member Ray Biggs successfully brought a motion to overturn the district's recent ban on employees bringing weapons onto school property.

Local Reaction To The Zimmerman Verdict

July 15, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll check in on local reaction to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in Florida. He had been charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in killing unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin.

Sheriff Releases Report On Clackamas Town Center Shooting

May 02, 2013 12:06 p.m.

The Clackamas County Sheriff has released a report on what happened before, during, and after the Clackamas Town Center shooting this past December.

Guns And Background Checks

April 18, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Gun control legislation failed to pass in Washington D.C., but several bills are moving to a floor vote in Salem.

Live In Salem With Governor Kitzhaber

April 10, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll spend some time with the governor checking in about some hot topics in the legislature right now.

Gun Stories: Suicide

April 08, 2013 12:06 p.m.

In many discussions about guns, one thing is often left out: the fact that in Oregon 83 percent of gun deaths are due to suicide.

Oregon Legislature Considers New Gun Laws

April 05, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Four bills that would reform state gun laws get a hearing in Salem.

Study Finds Gun Laws Correlate With Gun Deaths

March 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A new study in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests the number of gun laws in a state is inversely related to rate of gun deaths.

Arun Gandhi Discusses Nonviolence In A Violent World

Feb. 25, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The grandson of Mahatma Gandhi is in Oregon to talk about the relevance of his grandfather's legacy today.

Legislators Drop Two High Profile Gun Bills

Feb. 21, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Efforts to ban high-capacity magazines and assault weapons have stalled in the Oregon legislature.

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