Lee Peck with the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for Nightcast.
In light of the recent mass shootings, police agencies around the country are preparing for worst case scenarios. KPLC's Olivia Vidal was at Oberlin High School for the better part of the day where an active shooter exercise tested local officers on emergency response.
Plus, more on the national gun debate and what a group of Newtown , Connecticut cyclists are doing to send a strong message to lawmakers in Washington.
Also get ready to lose an hour of sleep tonight. That's right – it's ‘Daylight Savings Time.' Set your clocks forward or be late.
And the clouds returned so can we expect rain? Meteorologist Cedric Haynes also has your complete forecast and a look ahead to the work week.
We'll see you tonight at ten. Until then for the latest in News, Sports and Weather log on to kplctv.com.
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