Two people named Chris came to America's attention Thursday after the dust kicked up by yet another mass shooting on a college campus had settled.
But a nation left weary by increasing gun violence only wants you to remember one of the young men.
U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley was born in Douglas County and lived in Roseburg as a child. He said Friday that his first cousin's great granddaughter was among the victims killed Thursday.
Press conference October 2 with Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms on investigation into deadly October 1 Umpqua Community College shooting.
Thursday night at Stewart Park in Roseburg, students, faculty, parents, neighbors and hundreds of people from the Roseburg and surrounding community came to pay their respects and mourn together the victims of Thursday morning’s tragic mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.
A “non-specific” threat to Coos County schools prompted Southwestern Oregon Community College to close its campus on Friday.
Sheriff John Hanlin updates reporters on the investigation #LiveOnTV early Friday morning.
Nine people were wounded Thursday in the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College, said Dr. Jason Gray, the Chief Medical Officer at Roseburg’s Mercy Medical Center.
More than two dozen people attended the vigil, all with different backgrounds but sharing the same message -- love and unity.
"There’s been another mass shooting in America -- this time, in a community college in Oregon."