CASPER, Wyo. — Gun rights activists in Wyoming are preparing for a contentious legislative debate over permission for the concealed carry of firearms in public buildings.
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota lawmakers have re-introduced a bill that would allow anyone with a Class 1 concealed carry permit to carry a firearm in a school, so long as they have the permission of that school's governing body.
HAYDEN, Idaho — A 29-year-old woman described as a "beautiful, young, loving mother" was fatally shot by her 2-year-old son at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart in what authorities called a tragic accident.
Red Creek Elementary School teacher Shelie Elliott works with second-graders Nick Nelson, left, Bayleigh Vasquez, and third-grader Elijah Puzella, right, on Friday in rural Natrona County.
Red Creek Elementary School teacher Shelie Elliott rounds up her students Friday.
Red Creek Elementary School teacher Shelie Elliott and second-grader Bayleigh Vasquez open a gate to let the bus onto the school grounds Friday, in rural Natrona County. The gate is kept locked most of the time for safety. Elliott supports efforts to allow concealed firearms in public school…
BOZEMAN — The number of Montana residents with concealed-weapons permits has more than doubled since 2008.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Security officials at Wyoming colleges say few students ask for permission to carry concealed weapons on campus.
HELENA — Gun advocates on Wednesday pitched a slate of measures aimed at making concealed carry much easier, and striking some of the places where weapons are prohibited.
GREAT FALLS — The sheriff of Cascade County says he's signed off on more than 300 concealed weapon permits in the past three weeks.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper City Council is expected to vote for a second time whether to ban all weapons from city meetings and strengthen temporary beer permit rules on Tuesday. Both proposals require three council votes before becoming law.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Rep. Cynthia Lummis is applauding a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass a law that would require states that allow concealed carry of handguns to recognize carry permits issued in other states.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper City Council won’t wait until the next Legislative session to decide on an ordinance that would prohibit people from openly carrying guns at city meetings.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Casper City Council will hold a public hearing next week on making it illegal for people to openly carry guns at public meetings.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Gun rights supporters in Wyoming are thrilled with a new state law that will allow citizens to carry concealed guns without a permit starting July 1. But some in law enforcement and gun-control circles say they're concerned about the prospect of untrained people packing iron…
HELENA - Lawmakers have passed a gun-rights bill that allows concealed carry without a permit in Montana cities.
HELENA — A measure to allow people to carry a concealed gun without a permit from law enforcement is closer to becoming law.
HELENA — A measure to allow people in cities to carry a concealed gun without a permit is moving through the Senate.
As former chairman of the Governor’s Concealed Weapons Advisory Council, a lifetime member of the NRA, a certified NRA handgun instructor and holder of a concealed weapons permit, I urge legislators to vote against House Bill 271.
CHEYENNE — Wyoming has become the fourth state to allow citizens to carry concealed guns without a permit.