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New Oregon Laws Taking Effect In 2015

OPB |Jan. 05, 2015 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: In addition to recreational marijuana, 2015 brings changes to laws governing home sales, underage drinking, minimum wage, concealed handguns and more.

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.

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