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School Shooting

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Taking AR-15 Off Shelves

The tragedy in Newtown has sparked a lot of talk about guns, particularly semi-automatic weapons. In fact, Dick’s Sporting Goods announced Tuesday it’s taking the guns similar to the one used in the school shooting off store shelves.

12/18/2012

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NRA Releases Statement, Plans ‘Contribution’

Five days after a shooting claimed the lives of 26 victims, including 20 children, the National Rifle Association is breaking its silence.

12/18/2012

Sandy Hook School

Opinion: Guns

Following the events in Connecticut last Friday, there is a fundamental question that keeps crossing my mind: Why did this have to happen? How many more schools need to be shot up before we act? How many children need to die over a Constitutional Amendment that addressed the right for Americans to possess muskets?

12/18/2012

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Good Question: What Should You Do If Worried About A Mentally Ill Loved One?

As millions of parents across the country grieve for the loss of 20 children, there are some that have focused in on the shooter.

12/17/2012

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School Security Weighs Heavy On Parents’ Minds

The deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary has many parents thinking about the security measures at their child’s school.

12/17/2012

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Accent Signage Issues Statement For Newtown Tragedy

Accent Signage Systems, Inc., which experienced one of the worst workplace shootings in Minnesota history, has issued a statement for the community of Newtown, Conn.

12/17/2012

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Talking Points: The Gun Laws Discussion After A Shooting

After each and every mass shooting, there is the inevitable discussion of changes in our gun laws. But with this tragedy and the loss of so many very young lives, it appears the discussion is one that may last beyond the news cycle of a few days, or even a week.

12/16/2012

America Mourns Elementary School Massacre

Minnesota Mental Health Expert On Connecticut Shooter

We may never know why Adam Lanza went on a shooting rampage that killed 26 people including 20 children inside a Connecticut school.

12/16/2012

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Grandma Of Girl Killed In Newtown School Shooting Speaks Out

On Friday morning, Irene Hagen got a call to her Nisswa home from her daughter in Newtown, Connecticut. Joann Hagen Bacon told Irene that 6-year-old Charlotte’s school was in lockdown and she was headed that way. It wouldn’t be for another few hours they would learn their granddaughter was one of the 20 first-graders killed.

12/16/2012

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Minnesota Reacts To Conn. School Shootings

Gov. Mark Dayton issued a statement on Friday afternoon in response to news that a gunman opened fire inside a Connecticut elementary school, killing 26 people, including 20 children.

12/14/2012

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Red Lake Teachers Ask For Compensation

About a dozen former teachers who were in class the day of the Red Lake High School shootings on March 21, 2005 are asking for compensation, seeking to recoup lost wages.

12/10/2010

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