National Rifle Association
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming is leading a coalition of 19 states asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let them submit a brief supporting a New Jersey man's challenge to that state's concealed weapons law.
CIRCLE — The children enter the gun range in single file, with rifle barrels pointing toward the ceiling. They are 10, 12, and 14 years old, one girl and five boys, all dressed in marksman’s jackets padded with leather on the left shoulder to absorb the gun’s kick.
The Natrona County Commission hopes to resolve a dispute Tuesday over the origin of an errant bullet picked from a bedroom ceiling a year ago this month.
CASPER, Wyo. — A new National Rifle Association evaluation of a gun range on Natrona County land says a bullet that reportedly penetrated a nearby house did not come from the range, and that public scrutiny over the situation has been more panic than prudence.
Gun control forces are targeting Sens. Kelly Ayotte, Max Baucus and others as they struggle to persuade five senators to switch their votes and revive the rejected effort to expand background checks to more firearms buyers.
WASHINGTON -- The National Rifle Association is facing attacks from Gun Owners of America for being too soft on gun control. This is like a double cheeseburger coming under severe criticism for lacking enough cholesterol.
CHEYENNE — The National Rifle Association and Safari Club International are blaming wolves for bringing down the quality of big-game hunting in northwestern Wyoming.
A local gun club will present results from a recent range safety evaluation to the Natrona County Commission on Tuesday, but it won't be the National Rifle Association-sanctioned evaluation the commission requested in November.
CASPER, Wyo. -- The Wyoming Legislature has adjourned for the year, but the bullets continue to fly.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The cast of characters is growing in a legal fight pitting environmental groups against the federal government's recent decision to end protections for wolves in Wyoming.
HELENA — U.S. Sen. Max Baucus has been here before.
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.
HELENA — As new gun laws are considered in the wake of recent mass shootings, the debate over such proposals in Montana is ramping up.
National Rifle Association executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre on Friday called for the creation of a new program that would put armed guards or police officers in every school in the nation.
Here's a copy of National Rifle Association President Wayne LaPierre's statement on the organization's response to the Newtown, Conn., shootings.
MISSOULA — Gary Marbut’s phone is ringing all the time these days with calls from national news organizations, along with lawmakers and citizens.
Another deadly shooting rampage has stunned our nation, this time in the quiet suburbs of Connecticut. Twenty-seven families have lost loved ones. Parents are preparing to bury their children. And hundreds of elementary school students in Newtown have suddenly been robbed of their innocence …
I am sadly reserving judgment about whether to continue membership in the National Rifle Association. I own about 20 guns and have taken elk, antelope, whitetail, mule deer and many game birds. If all the gophers I gunned down were placed end-to-end, they would probably extend from Whitefish…
WASHINGTON — Congress is back in town after the election to find a way around automatic tax increases and spending cuts in January. But first, lawmakers are dealing with 41 polar bear carcasses.
GREAT FALLS — Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Hill promoted his hunting and fishing plan and criticized the state's wildlife agency Wednesday with the head of the National Rifle Association at his side.