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Portland student protest against gun violence will fall on anniversary of Thurston High School shooting  OregonLive

Students will rally in front of Portland City Hall to bring awareness to gun violence.



Thurston Survivors Reflect On How The Shooting Stays With Them  KLCC FM Public Radio

In the 21 years since the tragedy at Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon, school shootings have become more common. In 2018, The Washington Post.



Thurston High School gym demolished after roof failure  The Register-Guard

With the help of a demolition team, the walls of the auxiliary gym at Thurston High School in Springfield came tumbling down Saturday morning.The gym's roof ...



Snow causes roof collapse at Thurston High; Springfield schools closed Friday  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — Heavy snow this week in Eugene-Springfield wreaked havoc on trees, causing them to fall on houses, cars and businesses — and even block ...



Measure 11 bill opposed by district attorneys  Mail Tribune

A Senate-approved Measure 11 reform bill that passed out of a House committee Tuesday would be one of the most significant changes to Oregon's criminal ...



Thurston High School's Auxiliary Gym Razed After Collapse  KLCC FM Public Radio

Thurston High School's auxiliary gym suffered major damage in last week's snowstorm. The Springfield Public School Board wasted no time in addressing the.



Thurston gym roof collapses; board declares emergency  KEZI TV

The Springfield School Board has declared an emergency in response to the collapse of the roof of a gym at Thurston High School.



Today in History, May 21: Clara Barton founded American Red Cross in 1881  Sulphur Southwest Daily News

Today is Tuesday, May 21, the 141st day of 2019. There are 224 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 21, 1932, Amelia Earhart became the ...



'Historic' bill that changes Oregon's juvenile justice system heads to governor's desk  OregonLive

Lawmakers late Thursday approved a series of significant changes to Oregon's juvenile justice system that mean the end of a decades-old practice of ...



Heavy snowfall compromises roof at Thurston High auxiliary gym  nbc16.com

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- All Springfield Public Schools are closed for Thursday, Feb. 28, as travel conditions remain challenging and after the auxiliary gym roof of ...



Youth sentencing bill stirs fears of retroactive releases  Pamplin Media Group

Youth sentencing bill stirs fears of retroactive releases , Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Thurston High School metals shop receives $87K in upgrades to enhance career technical education  The Register-Guard

Lucas Wardrip knows what he wants to do after graduation from Thurston High School — become a welder and work locally for Koffler Boats.The aluminum ...



Ballard High Brings Gun Violence to Center Stage  Seattlemag

'Bang Bang You're Dead' and 'Eric LaRue' are coming to local high school theater.



New Miss Springfield is Linda Wagnon  Creswell Chronicle

From May 8, 1969 edition of Creswell Chronicle A Pleasant Hill lass, Linda Ann Wagnon, is 1969's Miss Springfield. Miss Wagnon won the annual crown.



It Makes the World Go 'Round  Eugene Weekly

Saving the world with kindness — it may sound overly optimistic, but a small group of Eugene residents are trying to do so. Their first step? Establishing Eugene ...



Senate Bill 1008 could give teen offenders second chance  The Register-Guard

There are currently 15 prisoners in the state of Oregon serving life sentences for crimes committed as juveniles. Two of them will never be eligible for parole, ...



This Day in History, May 21 - News  GoErie.com

Today's highlight in history:On May 21, 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, ...



Springfield Public Schools may declare emergency to deal with snow-damaged gym roof  KVAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - The local school board will hold an emergency meeting Friday to consider declaring an emergency after snow caused damage to the roof ...



Thurston High School program seeks to eliminate first day jitters  KEZI TV

Starting next week, incoming freshmen will take part in a variety of team-building games and activities at Thurston High School to prepare them for their first day.



Today in History: May 21, 2019  cleveland.com

Today is Tuesday, May 21, the 141st day of 2019. There are 224 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 21, 1932, Amelia Earhart became the ...



Calendar: Eight days of entertainment in Lane County  The Register-Guard

Friday, April 26. “Her Light Escape,” a program of art song — 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. https://go.evvnt.com/396474-0, ...



US school violence fast facts  WLOS

Here is a list of random incidents of elementary, middle and high school (excludes colleges and universities) violence with fatalities, from 1927 to the present.



Today in History: May 21  WTOP

Here's a look at what happened on this date in history.



Supreme Court Upholds Thurston High School Killer's 112-Year Sentence  Campus Safety Magazine

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review convicted school shooter Kip Kinkel's nearly 112-year prison sentence for killing four people and injuring ...



US Supreme Court Won't Take Case Of Thurston High School Shooter Kipland Kinkel  OPB News

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear the case of a man convicted for his role in one of the highest profile school shootings in recent memory.



George Lopez intends to break down barriers with 'The Wall' comedy show in Tucson  Arizona Daily Star

“I didn't realize that that guy was as old as he is,” says the comedian, who is no stranger to the 86-year-old former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his ...



Former Thurston star Holte leading Colts' softball rise as their coach  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — Heather Holte was a multi-sport legend during her playing days at Thurston High School in the early 1990s, a once-in-a-generation talent who ...



Pay tribute to heroes by acting to prevent any more from being lost  Las Vegas Sun

Amid the epidemic of gun violence in the United States, stories of individuals who put themselves in harm's way to save others from gunfire have become ...



The Week in History: May 18-May 24 | News  AberdeenNews.com

1896: The Supreme Court, in Plessy v. Ferguson, endorsed “separate but equal'' racial segregation, a concept renounced 58 years later in Brown v. Board of ...



With School Shootings, Little Has Changed In 20 Years Since Thurston High  OPB News

On May 21, 1998, a teenage boy wearing a trench coat walked into the Thurston High School cafeteria in Springfield, Oregon, and began shooting at his fellow ...



Springfield police investigate suspicious device in Thurston - News  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — A rocking chair zip-tied to what appeared to be a household appliance covered in duct tape caused concern Monday afternoon when it was ...



20 Years Ago, Oregon School Shooting Ended A Bloody Season  NPR

Almost a year before the shooting at Columbine High School, a teenage boy wearing a trench coat walked into the Thurston High School cafeteria in Springfield, ...



Archives  Creswell Chronicle

A man with a violent history was charged Monday with murdering his 87-year-old grandmother, Sally Baldwin of Creswell, when she died 17 ...



Michael Jordan comes to Thurston High School: Isaac Lange fights off flu, leads Colts to massive win over Crater  OregonLive

SPRINGFIELD — An hour before Thurston was supposed to tip off one of its biggest games of the season, its star point guard, Isaac Lange, was at home ...



Thurston 20 years later: Survivors call it 'our shooting,' now one among so many  OregonLive.com

On May 21, 1998, a skinny 15-year-old, the son of two teachers, pulled a .22-caliber rifle from beneath his trench coat as he entered Thurston High School.



US Supreme Court won't take Thurston, OR school shooter case  KUOW News and Information

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear the case of a man convicted for his role in one of the highest profile school shootings in recent memory.



Thurston High students learning how to build electric race cars  KEZI TV

As part of the wide range of career technical education (CTE) courses offered at Thurston High School, one class is learning how to build electric race cars.



Thurston boy arrested over spooky message - News  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — Confusion about a planned student walkout at Springfield High School triggered unfounded fears Tuesday that a school shooting might be ...



Thurston High School Shooting: 20 Years Later  KLCC FM Public Radio

On May 21, 1998, one of the earliest modern-day school shootings erupted in the rural, working-class community of Springfield, Oregon. At Thurston High.



20 years after Thurston High shooting, national conversation over school safety, gun rights endures  The Register-Guard

In March 1998 — in the wake of three deadly school shootings and two months before a gunman killed two students at Thurston High School in Springfield ...



Thurston High School shooter loses life-sentence appeal  KVAL

SALEM, Ore. (AP) Kip Kinkel has lost an appeal to the Oregon Supreme Court, where he had sought reduction of the 111-year sentence he received for a 1998 ...



Springfield students provide free well water tests for community  The Register-Guard

Those who live in homes that rely on private well water can find out exactly what's in their H20 with the help of local high school students.And, it's free.Thurston ...



Oregon Supreme Court upholds Thurston High School shooter Kip Kinkels 112-year prison sentence  The Register-Guard

The Oregon Supreme Court on Thursday affirmed that Thurston High School shooter Kip Kinkel's nearly-112-year-sentence is not unconstitutional despite the ...



Thurston High School shooter seeks US Supreme Court review  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who fatally shot his parents before killing two students and wounding two dozen others at an Springfield, Oregon, high school ...



Springfield, LCC, Roseburg among schools unable to open this week in storm's aftermath  KVAL

EUGENE, Ore. - A record-setting winter storm the last week of February has kept many school districts closed through Thursday. Some have made the call to ...



Remembering Thurston Pt. 3: A Look Into Kip Kinkel's Life Behind Prison Walls  KLCC FM Public Radio

Monday marks the 20 th anniversary of the Thurston High School shooting in Springfield, when teen gunman Kip Kinkel opened fire on his classmates. Two.



The Thurston School Shooting, 20 Years Later: Profiles Of Tragedy And Triumph  KLCC FM Public Radio

20 years ago this Monday, 15-year-old Kipland "Kip" Kinkel peppered the Thurston High School cafeteria with bullets, after wounding two students in a.



Gateways High School students concerned about building's safety  KEZI TV

Students from Gateway Alternative High School are concerned to be in the building where some of their classes are.



Remembering Thurston Pt. 1: 20 Years Later, Wounds And Questions Still Linger  KLCC FM Public Radio

Next Monday marks 20 years since Kip Kinkel - a high school student in Springfield -- opened fire on his classmates, killing two and wounding twenty-five.



State urges U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Thurston High School shooter Kip Kinkel's sentence  OregonLive.com

"In short, there is no reason for this Court to review these issues in this case where petitioner has not established that the Oregon Supreme Court committed an ...



Police investigate three separate violent threats at Springfield middle schools  The Register-Guard

Springfield police investigated three different threats of school violence allegedly made by students at Briggs, Hamlin and Thurston middle schools over the ...



Suspect shot inside Oregon middle school, students safe  The Spokesman-Review

A suspect was shot Friday after an attack that occurred inside an Oregon middle school but did not injure any students or teachers, police said.



State Pushes For U.S. Supreme Court To Uphold Kip Kinkel's Sentence  KLCC FM Public Radio

As the U.S. Supreme Court weighs a petition to revisit the 112-year sentence of convicted school shooter Kip Kinkel, Oregon is imploring the justices to uphold it.



Thurston 20 years later: 'We know exactly how they feel'  OregonLive.com

Ryan Atteberry was a 17-year-old sophomore when he was shot in the cheek at Thurston High School. He and his mom, Yvonne Atteberry, now both work in the ...



Thurston 20 years later: 'I never want to cover another school shooting'  OregonLive.com

By ERIC MORTENSON. I found my reporter's notepad from that morning at Thurston High School. It was deep in a dark corner of the basement storage room, ...



Thurston 20 years later: 'We will unite the nation ... to prevent school violence'  OregonLive.com

The Ribbon of Promise campaign focused on students reporting threats, but it ended in debt after seven years. "I think we all have a lot of work to do and wish we ...



Oregon Supreme Court Upholds Sentence For 1998 Thurston High School Shooter, Kip Kinkel  OPB News

The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld the 112-year sentence for Kip Kinkel. Kinkel was convicted of murdering both of his parents and two classmates at ...



Convicted School Shooter Kip Kinkel Petitions U.S. Supreme Court  KLCC FM Public Radio

The man serving 112 years for the 1998 Thurston High School shooting has petitioned the nation's highest court to review his sentence. KLCC's Brian Bull.



Springfield School Rattled By Past Violence Sees Little Turnout For Walk-Out Event  KLCC FM Public Radio

Student walk-outs were held today at South Eugene High, Sheldon High, and the University of Oregon to protest gun violence and other issues. It was all.



Structural damage forces Egan Warming Center to move from Springfield site  KEZI TV

The historic winter storm impacted the structure of the old administration building, making it unsafe.



20 years since Thurston High: Letter to the editor  OregonLive.com

It's been 20 years since Mikael Nickolauson and Ben Coleman were shot dead on May 21, 1998 at Thurston High School in Springfield. Along with Mikael and ...



Oregon urges Supreme Court to uphold Kinkel sentence  KTVZ

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The state of Oregon is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the 112-year sentence given to a man who killed his parents before ...



Thurston High shooter Kip Kinkel loses life-sentence appeal  Statesman Journal

A man who killed two people and wounded 26 others in a 1998 shooting at Thurston High School lost an appeal Thursday seeking to reduce his 111-year ...



Thurston High School girls make it to state wrestling championships  KEZI TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – Four girls at Thurston High School have qualified for the Girls State Individual Wrestling Championships. Macie Stewart, Malea Palahniuk, ...



Thurston shooter Kip Kinkel's 112-year prison term is constitutional, high court rules  OregonLive.com

The Oregon Supreme Court on Thursday upheld Springfield High shooter Kip Kinkel's prison term, even though Kinkel has argued that it amounts to cruel and ...



Remembering Thurston Pt. 2: Survivors Cope, Prosper, And Reflect  KLCC FM Public Radio

Yesterday, we revisited the Thurston High School shooting of May 21 st , 1998…which saw the deaths of two students, gunman Kip Kinkel's parents, and the.



Churchill boys from Eugene to play for Oregon 5A state basketball title  nbc16.com

CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Churchill Lancers will play for the boys 5A state basketball title Saturday after defeating the Willamette High School Wolverines Friday.



Thurston High School shooting survivor reflects on shootings, fight over gun control  KATU

May 21 marks the 20th anniversary of the Thurston High School shooting in Springfield, Oregon. Kipland Kinkel, 15 at the time, killed his parents, two students ...



Thurston 20 years later: 'You don't realize your body has a memory'  OregonLive.com

Jennifer Alldredge Ryker was a 17-year-old junior when she was shot in the hand and in the back at Thurston High School.



'We knew we had a problem right away': Several schools damaged by snowstorm  nbc16.com

WINSTON, Ore. - Outside it looks like a normal day at Douglas High School. But inside, the school's cafeteria is empty. KMTR. Last week's severe winter storm ...



Game of the Week Player Profile: Cade Crist  KEZI TV

Cade Crist is making a name for himself in his first year as the starting quarterback of Thurston High School.



Oregon School Shooter Loses Life-Sentence Appeal  KDRV

Kip Kinkel received a life sentence in 1998 for shooting and killing his parents and then carrying out a mass shooting at Thurston High in Springfield.



Springfield Christmas Parade set for Saturday - News  The Register-Guard

The decades-old local community kickoff to the holiday season returns Saturday afternoon as thousands of residents will gather for the 66th annual Springfield ...



List of groups picking up Christmas trees for a donation in Eugene and Springfield  The Register-Guard

Here is a list of groups and nonprofit organizations that are accepting orders for pickup and recycling of Christmas trees.AMP Student Ministries in Springfield is ...



Pleasant Hill High School raising funds for new greenhouse  KEZI TV

They've been fundraising for the past couple of years but are still about $65000 short to complete the $250000 project.



Students get mental health help with consistent CAHOOTS visits  The Register-Guard

Six Lane County youths have died by suicide so far this year.Five of those suicides occurred between mid-January and early March — a worrisome spike since ...



Thurston 20 years later: 'I wondered what I could have done'  OregonLive.com

Tony McCown was a friend of Kip Kinkel's who talked to him the night before the shooting at Thurston High School. He's writing a book about the shooting and its ...



Career Technical Education programs help Oregon manufacturers find qualified employees  nbc16.com

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - With unemployment at record lows and Baby Boomers joining the ranks of the retired, Oregon manufacturers are struggling to fill jobs with ...



Water leaks under school  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — When Thurston High School's water bill came in with an unexpectedly high balance last week, the Springfield School District realized there ...



Police arrest Thurston High School teen for sexual assault  KVAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- Joel David Craig, the student arrested in June for bringing weapons to Thurston High School, is once again behind bars. This time for ...



Springfield Native, Astrophysicist, And Thurston Shooting Survivor Has Part In Parker Solar Probe  KLCC FM Public Radio

In the pre-dawn hours Sunday morning, the Parker Solar Probe blasted off from Cape Canaveral. Among those watching was an astrophysicist who worked on ...



May 21, 1998: 'Never again is what we thought, and we're still saying that 20 years later'  KVAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - Before Parkland, before Sandy Hook, before Columbine - there was Thurston.A student opened fire at school May 21, 1998, a day after ...



Thurston 20 years later: 'The sad thing is, once affected, always affected'  OregonLive.com

Nichole (Buckholtz) Burcal was a 17-year-old junior sitting in the Thurston High School cafeteria when she heard popping sounds and thought it was some kind ...



Springfield Public Schools takes on nearly 20 summer projects  KEZI TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- School projects are underway for the summer at Springfield Public Schools. When fall approaches, nearly 20 schools will be seeing ...



Photos: Springfield Christmas parade celebrates 66th year  The Register-Guard

Jake Patterson, a senior at Thurston High School, plays trumpet in disguise during the 66th annual Christmas Parade on Saturday in Springfield. [Amiran ...



Elementary students in Springfield get free new shoes  KEZI TV

Principal Amber Mitchell said some of their students come from low-income families so getting a free pair of shoes means their parents have one less thing to ...



Salpointe, Tucson high use theater to address tough issues  Arizona Daily Star

Two Tucson high schools are taking the stage to address tough social issues.



Thurston Theater Department draws back the curtain on fundraising attempts  KVAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - Some local students are coming together to raise funds for their Theater Department in Springfield.Theater students at Thurston High ...



Foundation hands out nearly $60,000 in grants to Springfield teachers, staff  The Register-Guard

The Springfield Education Foundation presented nearly $60000 in grants to teachers and staff at 16 Springfield schools Wednesday.Representatives from the ...



On Columbine anniversary, enough is enough - Opinion - The Daily Herald - Columbia, TN  Columbia Daily Herald

Some things never change.On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold entered Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado and opened fire. They killed ...



Hundreds of lawn flags seek to visualize the number of victims of school gun violence in U.S.  Oregon Daily Emerald

A total of 732 little flags flap in the wind from the lawn in front of the Knight Library Monday morning — 288 red and 444 yellow.



SportsTown Awards: 'I would have never thought I'd wrestle'  KVAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - For years, wrestling culture pinned girls outside the boundary line, delegated duties like holding clipboards and water bottles.That was ...



Police arrest Thurston HS "Student of the Year," find BB guns, knives in car  KATU

Police arrested a Thurston High School senior recently selected Student of the Year on charges of Disorderly Conduct and Possession of Dangerous Weapon in ...



Kip Kinkel's Case May Head To Nation's Highest Court  KLCC FM Public Radio

Kip Kinkel's attorney says he's disappointed by today's Oregon Supreme Court's decision to uphold his client's 112-year sentence. As KLCC's Brian Bull.



Fourteen Years Later, Looking Back at a School Shooting  FRONTLINE

More than a decade ago, FRONTLINE set out to understand what turned Kip Kinkel, a troubled young man, into a killer.



Bomb threat at McKenzie School District cancels classes  KEZI TV

Lane Tompkins, superintendent and principal with the district, said a phone call was made to the school district at 1:25 p.m. saying there were bombs in the ...



Bethel cancels classes May 8 for teacher walkout  KEZI TV

Superintendent Chris Parra said a majority of staff have pledged to join the walkout, which is part of ongoing efforts to pressure state lawmakers to increase ...



Eugene 4J: Teacher walkout could cancel classes on May 8  KEZI TV

In a statement, 4J officials said a planned day of action across Oregon could force the district to cancel classes if they don't have enough teachers.



Defense leads Thurston's rout of No. 1 North Bend  The Register-Guard

SPRINGFIELD — Jake Riley credited Thurston's hard-hat mentality for its ability to overcome a pair of early season losses.But it was his soft hands that helped ...



The 1998 Thurston High School Attack  Officer.com

On May 21, 1998 in Springfield, OR, Kipland Kinkel perpetrated a school shooting at Thurston High School after killing his parents the night before. Kipland was ...



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