June 10: One student and a suspect were reported dead after a shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, about 12 miles east of Portland. The shooting started at about 8 a.m. PT, while classes were in session.
June 5: A student at Seattle Pacific University opened fire, killing one and wounding two others before a student security guard doused him with pepper spray and tackled him to the ground.
It was a summer slam in Santa Barbara from what was once Hurricane Marie. Now it has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm, but the force coming in from the Pacific Ocean has roughed up some of our coastline.
A catalytic converter in a passing vehicle is suspected to be the cause of a brush fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon on the Harris Grade, near Lompoc. Firefighters were able to limit the blaze to less than 20 acres.