School Violence

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    Anoka-Hennepin locking all doors to elementaries during school days this year

    In the wake of the horrific Newtown school shooting, Anoka-Hennepin Schools is introducing new measures this school year in hopes nothing like that ever happens at one of its elementaries.SEE ALSO: Bob Davis out at AM 1130 four months after telling Newtown victims to "go to hell"The school district ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2013

    NRA report contains fictional passage about a 2010 school shooting in Hastings

    With so many mass shootings to pick from, you wouldn't think the National Rifle Association would need to make them up. But that's exactly what they did in their recently released 225-page school security plan.The plan calls for every school to have an armed police officers, security guards, or staf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Theresa Navratil of Burnsville allegedly stabs man, says she wishes she was Newtown shooter

    We're not sure what's worse -- the crime Theresa Navratil allegedly committed the night of December 15 or what she told police afterward.SEE ALSO:-- Michele Bachmann's favorite gun is the Bushmaster AR-15 used in Newtown [VIDEO] -- Andy Parrish's response to Newtown school shooting: Arm teachers Nav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Al Franken didn't want to talk gun control on Friday; Betty McCollum did

    In the wake of a tragedy, when is it appropriate to start talking about its political implications?SEE ALSO:-- Betty McCollum speaks out on Arizona shootings [VIDEO]-- Al Franken doesn't want mobile app companies to sell your location data without permission Unfortunately, that's a question electe ... More >>

  • News

    March 21, 2012

    The Columbine effect

    Hollywood still obsessed with school shooting 13 years later

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2005

    Red Lake: the essential primer

    What is left to be said about the school shooting at Red Lake? Certainly, not nearly so much as will be said. But if you are curious about the place itself (as opposed to the particulars of the recent horror there), beg, borrow or steal a copy of Red Lake Nation: Portraits of Ojibway Life. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2005

    Red Lake to white media: stay out

    Red Lake to white media: stay out   When the news broke about the school shooting at the Red Lake High School on Monday, journalists wasted little time swarming the remote reservation. No surprise there. The mass media finds nothing juicier than a school rampage, and this one promised the highest b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2005

    Wednesday morning news cruise

    Red Lake shooting coverage, day 3 In the Strib: Shooter's psyche: Jeff Weise was just sooo Columbine; 168 words about the investigation and 1185 words of obligatory reaction quotes; severely wounded survivors cling to life in Fargo hospital. In the Pi-Press: Chronology and overview of the shootings ... More >>