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Firearms training focuses on safety

Firearms training focuses on safety

One woman wanted to learn how to use a firearm because she was moving into town and said it would make her feel safer. But another signed up so she would feel less vulnerable at a remote cabin she owns — when she’s in town, she said her neighbors make her feel secure. While people’s individual circumstances …...
Twisp police chief to host community talk about gun ownership on April 27

Twisp police chief to host community talk about gun ownership on April 27

Twisp Police Chief Paul Budrow will host an informal community discussion about gun ownership, safety, applicable laws and appropriate training next Wednesday (April 27) at 6 p.m. at the Methow Valley Senior Center. Budrow said the meeting…
Gun sales, applications for concealed-pistol licenses spike in Okanogan County

Gun sales, applications for concealed-pistol licenses spike in Okanogan County

Gun sales and applications for concealed-pistol licenses spiked dramatically in Okanogan County last week, as evidenced by the huge increase in background checks for people wanting to buy pistols — 20 or 30 a day, compared with …

Gun-related initiatives debated in Olympia, but voters will ultimately decide

OLYMPIA — A voter decision in November seems to be the only direction that the gun debate in Washington is heading. Lawmakers last week held hearings on two gun-related initiatives that …