Violence http://nwpr.org en Oregon Teen Faces Charges In School Attack Plot http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-teen-faces-charges-school-attack-plot <p>An Oregon teenager will be in court Tuesday on charges that he was planning to set off bombs at his high school. The court appearance comes on the same day that students return to West Albany High School for the first time since police uncovered the alleged plot. Correspondent Chris Lehman reports.</p><p> Mon, 27 May 2013 13:08:40 +0000 Chris Lehman 28219 at http://nwpr.org May Day Protests In Seattle Turn Ugly Again http://nwpr.org/post/may-day-protests-seattle-turn-ugly-again <p>May Day began peacefully in Seattle with a march for immigration reform. But in the evening, hundreds of protesters clashed with police.</p><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 13:52:44 +0000 Deborah Wang 26854 at http://nwpr.org May Day Protests In Seattle Turn Ugly Again Newtown Shooting Raises Questions About Mental Health Funding http://nwpr.org/post/newtown-shooting-raises-questions-about-mental-health-funding <p>Little information is available yet to conclude whether the shooter in Newtown, Connecticut was diagnosed with or treated for mental illness. But last week’s incident has raised questions around the country about mental health--specifically, funding for mental health treatment and services. Ruby de Luna looks at how Washington’s mental health services have fared over the years. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:18:30 +0000 Ruby de Luna 20092 at http://nwpr.org School Shooting Brings Back Vivid Memories For One Oregon Educator http://nwpr.org/post/school-shooting-brings-back-vivid-memories-one-oregon-educator <p>The tragedy in Connecticut has brought back memories of May 21st 1998, the day of Oregon’s deadliest school shooting. KLCC’s Angela Kellner reports. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 15:10:17 +0000 Angela Kellner 19911 at http://nwpr.org Violence On The Rise At Western State Hospital http://nwpr.org/post/violence-rise-western-state-hospital <p>Three employees at Western State Hospital near Tacoma were attacked by a patient Wednesday morning. Officials say the three were taken to the emergency room but could not provide more details.</p><p>Western State Hospital is Washington&#39;s most violent workplace. 335 assaults were reported there in the past 12 months. That&rsquo;s a slight increase from the year before but lower than prior years.</p><p>One nurse at Western told John Ryan what it&#39;s like to become a statistic. Thu, 03 May 2012 13:46:04 +0000 John Ryan 7687 at http://nwpr.org