Firearm Hunting News

Free Shooting at Utah's Public Ranges

Lee Kay and Cache Valley public shooting ranges host open houses

You can shoot bows and arrows and firearms for free at two public shooting ranges in May. If you don't have your own equipment, or you don't know much about shooting, no problem—free equipment and instruction will be provided each day.

Commission Sets 2012-13 Deer Hunting Seasons in Arkansas

The upcoming deer hunting seasons for the state have been set by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. The seasons were approved at today’s meeting of the Commission.

Season dates for the 2012-13 deer hunting season:
Archery – All zones: Sept. 15-Feb. 28, 2013.

Beretta USA Announces Booth Activities for NRA Annual Meetings

Expect the Beretta USA booth (#2331) to be abuzz with activity when the NRA Annual Meetings open later this week as NRA members get their first glimpse of the new A300 Outlander and ARX-160 in .22LR. Sweepstakes centered on these two product launches greet visitors to the booth, and Beretta encourages everyone to enjoy not one, but two, very different interactive experiences within the shotgun and pistol areas of the booth.

Second Amendment Foundation Sues New Mexico Over Law Barring CCW Permits for Legal Resident Aliens

The Second Amendment Foundation today filed a lawsuit in federal district court in New Mexico challenging that state’s prohibition on the issuance of concealed carry permits to legal resident aliens.

Remington NBC Response

NBC continues to attack Remington and the firearms industry through sensational and factually inaccurate reporting. On April 11, 2012, Brian Williams again demonstrated NBC’s anti-gun agenda with the claim that the Model 870, Model 1100 and other Remington firearms have a design flaw. That claim is demonstrably false and Remington stands fully behind the safety and reliability of the most popular shotguns in the world.

Smith & Wesson® Unveils New M&P Shield(TM) Pistol

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: SWHC), parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp., a U.S.-based leader in firearm design and manufacturing, today announced the introduction of the company's newest polymer pistol with the unveiling of the M&P Shield(TM). Available in 9mm and .40 S&W, the new M&P Shield delivers the professional-grade features found in the M&P Pistol Series, in a slim profile.

NRA's Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program to Tour St. Louis Area Schools

Schoolchildren in St. Louis, Missouri will soon be hearing the lifesaving message of the National Rifle Association’s Eddie Eagle GunSafe® Program. Eddie Eagle staff, along with the Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department, will be presenting their award-winning program to students from four elementary schools in the St. Louis area from Monday, April 9 through Wednesday, April 11.

National Shooting Sports Foundation Calls Illinois Ruling a 'Victory' for Second Amendment

The Illinois Supreme Court today reversed a trial court's dismissal of a lawsuit challenging Cook County's so-called "assault weapons" ordinance banning certain commonly owned and widely used semi-automatic firearms, including modern sporting rifles -- a decision the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, called a victory for the Second Amendment.

MidwayUSA's Choose Your Weapon Debuts on Outdoor Channel

New in 2012, MidwayUSA's Choose Your Weapon, is a show that studies the weapons and hunting techniques required for hunters to have an exciting and successful hunt, no matter what the species or the location.

NSSF Launches Firearms Retailer Education Seminar Series in South Carolina

The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, will kick off its nationwide series of Firearms Retailer Education Seminars on April 10 in West Columbia, S.C.