Student Arrested with Replica Rifle

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. –   A scary situation outside of Thurston High School Friday morning after an off-duty police officer spotted two teens with what appeared to be a gun in the school parking lot. Lt. Sam Kamkar with Eugene Police pulled his gun and told 18-year-old Jacob Brown to drop the weapon. The school went … Continue reading »

Convicted Mass Shooter’s Sentence Upheld

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The then-teenager who opened fire in an Oregon high school has lost another attempt to shorten his 111-year sentence. Kip Kinkel got the sentence for the 1998 mass shooting at Springfield’s Thurston High School. Kinkel was 15 at the time, which is why his attorney recently argued his prison term violates the … Continue reading »