‘Today is about the families’

By Mark Baker | Umpqua Community College Shootings | |

ROSEBURG — President Barack Obama, bringing the sorrow of a nation along with him for the latest in a seemingly endless string of mass shootings in recent years, this one claiming the lives of nine and injuring nine others at Umpqua Community College here on Oct. 1, met with the families of the victims for almost an hour on Friday at Roseburg High School.