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Rep. Kevin Cramer’s speech linking abortion, school shootings draws national attention

May 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A commencement speech by U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer this month linking legalized abortion with school shootings has attracted the attention of an Internet media outlet. Continue Reading

LSSD stresses safety in wake of Newtown

December 20, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Lake Superior School District Superintendent Bill Crandall said the district has a crisis management plan and each school has specific procedures in place designed for its building. The plans are reviewed once a year at minimum.
“It covers many different scenariosfrom weather (emergencies) to situations like the shooting or whatever happens,” Crandall said, adding that schools work closely with local law enforcement, fire departments and rescue squads to coordinate their efforts should a large-scale emergency occur. Continue Reading

Girl critical after Los Angeles school shooting

January 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A gun in a 10th grader’s backpack discharged Tuesday when he dropped the bag, wounding two students at a high school, including one who remained in critical condition, police said. Continue Reading

Student opens fire at Omaha high school, 2 wounded

January 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The son of a police detective opened fire at a Nebraska high school Wednesday, wounding the principal and assistant principal and forcing panicked students to take cover in the kitchen of the building where he had attended classes for no more than two months.
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