Concealed Carry Is Private In Oregon

MEDFORD, Ore. – In the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. The battle between gun rights versus gun control is becoming more intense. The fight is grown particularly bitter in the northern New York City suburbs. Just after the massacre in Newton last month, “The Journal News” newspaper … Continue reading »

Oregon Lawmaker Discusses Gun Laws

MEDFORD, Ore. — Oregon State Representative Dennis Richardson spoke to CNN on Monday morning, proposing school faculty members carry guns. Representative Richardson said in the interview that it is not realistic to have a police officer on every campus and that having school faculty armed may be the next best option. “People who are trained … Continue reading »

School Counselors Support Students

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – School districts kick into high gear to make sure students and parents can cope with and process emotions after something like Friday’s shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut. The Grants Pass School District has a team of counselors and psychologists who would respond immediately. They say a counseling area is … Continue reading »

Mental Holds Increasing In Jackson Co.

MEDFORD, Ore. – The investigation has just started in Connecticut into why Adam Lanza gunned down all those people. Many questions stemming from this tragedy concern the gunman’s state of mind and brings up the general discussion of access to mental health. Medford Police say the people they encounter who want to hurt themselves and/or … Continue reading »

Local Schools Saddened Over Sandy Hook

MEDFORD, Ore. – Local teachers and administrators are heartbroken over the Connecticut school shooting. The Washington Elementary School staff are pretty shaken by the Connecticut school shooting. In their line of work, when it involves children or school administrators, it hits close to home. It’s a sober day at school with the sadness spreading to … Continue reading »