The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi69° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo46° Breezy

Wednesday

Hi68° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo45° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi69° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo49° Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi76° Partly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo56° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi79° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo55° Partly Cloudy

Newtown anniversary a call to action in gun-rights duel

Send to Kindle
Print This

When the campaign manager for Washington’s gun background-check initiative took the stage at a “strategy summit” this week, he asked everyone to close their eyes and recall the moment they heard about the shooting in Newtown, Conn., last Dec. 14.

“The first thing you probably felt was some mix of horror, then anger, outrage, and then maybe a little bit of horror again,” Zach Silk said. “And if you’re like me, you also felt like somebody needed to do something.”

View my optionsorSign in