Strain On The Range

Gun Owners Say More Shooting Facilities Needed

Posted: July 18, 2013 at 4:04 a.m.

Russ Doran of Rogers, left, shows his unloaded muzzle-loader rifle to Wally Smith, center, and Jerry Oliver on June 12 at the Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area shooting range. All three said another public shooting range is sorely needed in Northwest Arkansas.

Rifle and pistol shooters waiting in line to pull triggers at the Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area shooting range is one indicator of a need for more public shooting ranges in Northwest Arkansas.

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Outdoor, Pages 6 on 07/18/2013


Be a little bit patient. Our guvamint is making sure that we can't buy cartridges, so having guns and nothing to shoot will limit participation.

Posted by: Oldearkie

July 18, 2013 at 7:05 p.m. ( | suggest removal )