Thursday’s shooting left many wondering how their children will deal with the sort of trauma that comes with tragedies like this. We interviewed the coordinator of the Tri-County School Response Team, Nita Carnagey, to see how they ensure the mental safety of the kids in Bend-La Pine Schools.
The Deschutes County District Attorney’s Office, along with other Oregon DA offices, received and have acted upon a request to send victims’ assistance support to Douglas County in the aftermath of Thursday’s mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.
Central Oregon Community College said Thursday it "is committed to the safety of its students, faculty and staff and has increased security on its campuses for the remainder of the day in the wake of events at Umpqua Community College. "
Failure to display a rear license plate prompted a traffic stop of a pickup truck in La Pine, leading to the arrest of two occupants and seizure of 2.3 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in the dashboard and elsewhere, Central Oregon drug agents said Thursday.
A Redmond man at the wheel of an SUV that crashed on Highway 97 north of Bend last year, killing his 7-year-old stepdaughter, pleaded guilty to reduced charges Thursday and received a 9-year prison term and a lifetime driver's license suspension.