bomb threats

Medford DA Bombing
4:27 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Arrest Made In Medford Bombing

Police in Medford, Oregon have arrested a suspect believed to be behind the bombing last week of the Jackson County District Attorney’s office. 

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Canadian Bomb Plot
4:48 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Mounties Thwart Plot To Bomb Canada Day Celebration In Victoria

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Originally published on Tue July 2, 2013 3:33 pm

Police in British Columbia Tuesday announced that they foiled a terrorist plot to bomb Monday's Canada Day celebration in Victoria.

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Oregon Bomb Plot
5:58 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Court Documents: Student Planned "Mass Murder" At High School

West Albany High School students are praising one of their classmates as a hero. Truman Templeton sounded the alarm that a fellow student was plotting what officials call "mass murder" at his high school. Seventeen-year-old Grant Acord is being held on $2 million bail after his initial court appearance Tuesday. Salem Correspondent Chris Lehman reports.

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School Attack Plot
6:08 am
Mon May 27, 2013

Oregon Teen Faces Charges In School Attack Plot

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.

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Boston Marathon
5:17 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Lake Stevens Marathoner Recounts Boston Marathon Explosions

Bill Iffrig of Lake Stevens, Wash. had fallen to the ground after an explosion near the Boston Marathon finish line when a second blast drew the attention of police on Monday.
Credit John Tlumacki / Boston Globe

A 78-year-old runner from Lake Stevens was finishing the Boston Marathon just as the explosions went off. Bill Iffrig talked about his experience with KUOW’s Weekday today.

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Boston Marathon
4:50 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Florence Runner And Physician Helps Wounded At Boston Marathon

A physician from Florence, Ore., had just finished running the Boston marathon when the explosions went off Monday.

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Bloomsday Concerns
4:09 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Boston Bombing Prompts Concerns About Upcoming Spokane Race

Runners head down Fort George Wright Drive during Spokane's 2008 Bloomsday race.
Credit Mark Wagner / Wikimedia Commons

The Spokane police chief says there will be an increased police presence at the Bloomsday race this year, following the bombing Monday at the Boston marathon.

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Bomb Threats
4:39 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Idaho School District Looks For Answers After 10 Bomb Threats

Originally published on Fri March 29, 2013 3:14 pm

A small school district in north Idaho is trying to figure out who's behind 10 bomb threats made since the beginning of the school year. The series of hoaxes has rattled the community, and caused huge disruptions in school.

Most of the threats were made on bathroom stalls. Boundary County schools superintendent Richard Conley says the last four threats alone came in March.

“I've been in education for 41 years and I've never seen this,” he says.

Police believe multiple students are responsible. None of the threats, however, turned up an actual bomb.

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Mohamud Trial
6:14 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Attorneys Paint Dueling Pictures Of Mohamud

Attorneys laid out opening statements Friday in the trial of a young man accused of a bomb plot. The FBI enacted a sting operation that led to the arrest of Mohamed Mohamud. From Oregon Public Broadcasting, April Baer reports.

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Wash. Capitol Bag Scare
6:11 am
Tue August 14, 2012

Suspicious Shopping Bag Causes Washington State Capitol Evacuation

Emergency crews respond to a suspicious shopping bag left in the Washington State Capitol.
Photo by Tom Banse Northwest News Network

Washington state troopers evacuated the state capitol building in Olympia for several hours Monday morning due to a bomb scare. Washington State Patrol spokesman Bob Calkins says several witnesses saw a woman deposit a cloth shopping bag in the capitol rotunda and walk away.

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