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Umpqua Community College Deciding Future of Snyder Hall

OPB | Dec. 16, 2015

Umpqua Community College students, faculty, and others are considering options for the campus building where the deadly shooting took place Oct. 1

Remembering 2 Shootings In Oregon

OPB | Dec. 16, 2015

We look back on the shooting three years ago at the Clackamas Town Center mall and hear from an Umpqua Community College students who is grappling with the events of Oct. 1.

Roseburg's 'New Normal'

OPB | Dec. 04, 2015

We hear from Umpqua Community College students and community members about how people are coping two months after the deadly shooting in Roseburg.

Roseburg: One Week Later

OPB | Oct. 09, 2015

A week after the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College, the president is meeting with victims' families and the community is still reeling.

News Roundtable: Oct. 9, 2015

OPB | Oct. 09, 2015

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

Roseburg Community Rallies In Response To Tragedy

OPB | Oct. 06, 2015

Roseburg residents are raising money and offering moral support to those affected by the mass shooting there last week.

An Update On Roseburg

OPB | Oct. 05, 2015

We get an update on what's happening in Roseburg today, following Thursday's deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.

Continuing Coverage Of The Shooting In Roseburg

OPB | Oct. 02, 2015

We bring you updates and analysis of Thursday's deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.

Pasco Police Shooting, 5 Months Later

OPB | July 07, 2015

In February, police shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes, sparking an investigation into the officers' conduct. Today, we check in with local reporter Anna King about the state of the case.

What Goes Into Planning An Active Shooter Drill?

OPB | May 06, 2015

How do school and law enforcement officials prepare for the worst without traumatizing students and staff?

Oregon Children's Theatre's 'Columbinus'

OPB | April 09, 2015

The Oregon Children's Theatre is putting on "columbinus," a production that explores the 1999 Columbine shootings.

Fatal Shooting In N Portland Continues Violent Winter

OPB | March 03, 2015

TUESDAY: A 29-year-old man was shot and killed in Portland yesterday. It's the latest shooting in a season that has already seen an unusually high number of violent incidents.

New Report Recommends Changes At Portland Police Bureau

OPB | Dec. 04, 2014

THURSDAY: Outside consultants have once again issued a report with recommendations for Portland Police.

Portlanders React To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

OPB | Nov. 25, 2014

TUESDAY: A small group of protesters gathered Monday night in Portland after learning a grand jury did not indict the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Reporter Update From Ferguson

OPB | Aug. 18, 2014

MONDAY: Associated Press reporter Nigel Duara gives us an update on the events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Schools Fail To Comply With Safety Drill Law

OPB | July 01, 2014

TUESDAY: What are the consequences for Oregon schools that are not practicing state mandated safety drills?

News Roundtable: June 20, 2014

OPB | June 20, 2014

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

Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To Guns

OPB | June 17, 2014

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

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB | June 13, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.

News Roundtable: June 13, 2014

OPB | June 13, 2014

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