NIU shooting anniversary remembered; Governor Pat Quinn helps to remember five students killed

February 14, 2014 2:51:04 PM PST
Governor Pat Quinn calls Friday a day to reflect as he helped mark the sixth anniversary of the deadly shooting at Northern Illinois University.

Bells rang Friday afternoon to remember the five students killed when a former student opened fire in a classroom.

The governor urged people to use the example their families and the DeKalb community in finding strength in difficult times.

NIU also announced the five recipients of a memorial scholarship.