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SUBSCRIPTION    SUBMIT RELEASES    ADVERTISE    ARCHIVES    CONTACT                                  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016
— 2ND AMENDMENT
Following the bloodiest January in Chicago in 16 years, a double homicide Jan. 26 in Seattle's "Jungle" homeless camp and Wednesday's shooting on a Metro bus, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is challenging both anti-gun cities to explain how their gun violence taxes have accomplished anything to reduce firearms-related violent crime. | For More...

— APPS
GameMill Entertainment and Concrete Software have caught and released Rapala® Daily Catch, a one-touch, pro-fishing game available on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. | For More...

— AWARDS & HONORS
At the recent 2016 SHOT Show, Buck Knives awarded their "2015 Sales Rep. Agency of the Year" to J. Harding Associates. Buck Knives also named Andy Tackett of Tackett Brothers, Inc. as "Sales Rep of the Year." | For More...

— BROADCAST MEDIA
GUNTALK follows trainer Chris Cerino and his family as they attend the Bianchi Cup National Championship, an action pistol competition drawing top shooters from around the world to Columbia, Missouri every May. | For More...

— CONSERVATION
The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) has been awarded $1 million from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program to help acquire and protect the 1,114-acre Harveys' Kennard Hill Forest. | For More...

— CONTESTS
Missouri pro James Watson, a 2016 Bassmaster Classic Qualifier, is giving fans the chance to win up to $100,000 in cash and prizes. | For More...

— EDUCATION
Mike Smalligan, the Forest Stewardship Program coordinator with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, has said forests are valuable learning tools that haven't been used nearly to their potential. | For More...

— EVENTS
The biannual Michigan Inland Lakes Convention returns to Boyne Falls April 28–30 at Boyne Mountain Resort. | For More...

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks' Museum of Natural Science will host a morning of fishing seminars and fish education for anglers and families, hosted by journalist Bobby Cleveland. | For More...

Experience the 'spirit' of the old west and the western lore that attracts visitors from around the world to Arizona by attending the Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade and Trail's End Festival on Saturday, Feb. 13. | For More...

Killed unlawfully in a 2014 poaching spree, one of the largest bull elk in state history is making its way back to Pennsylvania as part of a traveling display of exceptional bulls to be featured at the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg. | For More...

Ranger Boats will will bring its acclaimed line of performance fishing boats, complete with industry leading sales incentives, to the Miami International Boat Show show, which runs February 11-15. | For More...

— FISHERIES
Michigan residents and nonresidents can fish without a license Feb. 13-14, on the first of Michigan's two Free Fishing Weekends in 2016, on both inland and Great Lakes' waters. | For More...

— GRANTS
A $68,000 grant award from Cabela's Outdoor Fund to Delta Waterfowl's Hen House program will put more mallards into the fall flight, ducks that will migrate down all four flyways in North America. | For More...

— HUNTING
Most Mississippi Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) with waterfowl hunting opportunity will be open for the final youth waterfowl hunting day of the season on February 6, 2016. | For More...

The season for the Arizona's three main species – Gambel's, scaled and Mearns' – ends Sunday, Feb. 7. | For More...

— INDUSTRY
Swab-its®, the makers of Bore-whips™, Bore-tips® and Gun-tips™, will be on hand at the Williams Shooters Supply Dealer Show which takes place February 9 through 11. | For More...

Swab-its® is sponsoring a month full of events, and as part of their sponsorship Swab-its has donated packs of their popular lint-free, reusable Bore-tips®, Bore-whips™, and Gun-tips™ firearms cleaning swabs to key events taking place this February. | For More...

Tactical Gear Distributors is now stocking a selection of FNH USA firearms. TGD provides its Retail Partners with free access to the Tactical Zone® Dealer Portal. | For More...

War hero Rob O'Neill presented on leadership and his life experiences to members of a Miami Chapter of the Young Presidents' Organization this past weekend at Lock & Load Miami. O'Neill participated in the machine gun experience with members of YPO along with staff of Lock & Load Miami. | For More...

With Southwick Associates' Consumer Omnibus, companies that wish to reach anglers, hunters, shooters, or recent firearms purchasers can now share the cost of a single survey while maintaining confidentiality and ownership of their own questions and results. | For More...

Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) yesterday announced that the Company's conference call to review fourth quarter and fiscal 2015 financial results will be broadcast live over the internet on Thursday, February 11. | For More...

— JOBS
Crimson Trace has an immediate opening for an Eastern Division Sales Manager. This Sales Manager will be responsible for managing a team of Crimson Trace Regional Sales Managers across seven large U.S. territories, including: the Midwest, South, and Eastern states. | For More...

— NEW PRODUCTS
For 2016, Flextone took two of their top-performing and easy-to-blow diaphragm calls – the Funky Hen and the Dirty Mouth – and packaged them up as the NEW Freak Out 2-Pack – a combination that any turkey hunter should have in his or her vest. | For More...

— NEWSSTAND, RADIO & TV
It's all about training - the mindset needed, building your skill set, how to avoid a gun fight, and what to do if you can't  - this week on Tom Gresham's GUNTALK® Radio, the original nationally-syndicated radio talk show about guns and the shooting sports. | For More...

This week, Guns & Gear features Ballistic Tip Ammunition from Nosler; Sig Sauer's complete line of optics; Ruger's AR-556 direct impingement rifle, and new "452" AR drop-in trigger; Appendix Carry holster options from CrossBreed Holsters; Grand Power's P45 with rotating barrel, and their K100 9mm; and more. | For More...

— NOW SHIPPING
Apex Tactical Specialties is now shipping the new Apex Flat-Faced Forward Set Trigger for the popular Walther PPQ pistols chambered in 9mm, 40S&W and 45ACP. | For More...

— ONLINE
In the newest online video by GrowingDeer they have their first coyote of trapping season is in their Duke Trap. | For More...

— ORGANIZATIONS
Steve Smitts, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Zebco brands has accepted the position of Board Chairman for the Future Fisherman Foundation. | For More...

Pheasants Forever, Quail Forever, and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) have established a partner commitment to conservation by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) through the year 2020. | For More...

— PRODUCT NEWS
The first gun safe designed to fit under a bed, in a vehicle or stacked in a closet is outfitted in Realtree Xtra camo. Proudly made in the U.S.A., the Realtree gun safe is outfitted with all of the features of a quality upright gun safe, but in a design that allows for easy storage. | For More...

— RADIO
Saltwater Angling Authority, George Poveromo, and Tracker Marine Group Director of Product Development, Klaus Fink, will join host Rob Keck this week on Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio. | For More...

This week, Dan Small Outdoors Radio features fishing legend Larry Dahlberg, whitetail expert Steve Porter, fishing guides Jim O'Brien, Pat Kalmerton and Ron Barefield, shooting range owner Jim Babiasz, and philanthropist Coni LaBarbera. | For More...

— RECOGNITION
The Dallas Safari Club has honored Suzie Brewster of Marietta, Oklahoma with its 2016 Outstanding Hunting Achievement Award, the highest award given by the organization to recognize accomplished hunters. | For More...

— RECREATION
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announces that Holly Recreation Area in northern Oakland County has family-friendly cabins available for rent during the winter season. | For More...

— REGULATION
Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers are offering snowmobile sound testing from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 20, at the DNR customer service centers in Marquette, Newberry and Gaylord. | For More...

Idaho Fish and Game commissioners on Thursday postponed a decision to offer big-game tags for auction until their March 9-11 meeting in Boise to allow more time for the public to comment on the proposal. | For More...

— SHOOTING GEAR
Oakwood Controls Electronic Target Systems bring precision and instant feedback to the long range shooter, trainer, and competitor. Several different shot location systems are offered, including the standard H-Bar LOMAH system, Precision Box Targets, BCMS Cubes, R&D Cubes, and many more. | For More...

— SPONSORSHIPS
Minn Kota and Humminbird will continue their prominence at Bassmaster events in 2016, as Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics has entered a multi-year agreement with B.A.S.S. to continue as a premier-level sponsor. | For More...

— STATES
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will host two public informational meetings to discuss the proposed placement of a single bench and berm for hunters to sight-in firearms at Killdeer Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Lancaster County. | For More...

— SWEEPSTAKES
A Girl & A Gun Women's Shooting League (AG & AG) announced today that it will have a surprise drawing on February 28, 2016, to celebrate its five-year anniversary. A lucky AG & AG member will win a new revolver from Charter Arms. | For More...

— TELEVISION
This Saturday, watch as Destination America kicks off Destination Adventures with Fin Chasers as Captain Frank fishes with wounded warrior Robert Gill and Hall of Famer Wade Boggs in the Manhattan cup tournament. | For More...

This week on Mojo TV, Terry Denmon and Mike Morgan head to Henrietta for Turkey Fest and have a streak of good luck. | For More...

— WILDLIFE
On Feb. 13, you'll have a chance not only to see bald eagles, but to learn more about them, as the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources holds its annual Utah Bald Eagle Day. | For More...

Feb 3-6
Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
Feb 11-14
Salt Palace Convetion Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
Feb 17-21
Feb 18-20
S&W ESC 299 Page Blvd. Springfield, MA 01104
Feb 20-21
M.C. Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem, NC
Mar 2
Mesa, Arizona
Mar 10-13
Expo Center, Northlands, Edmonton, Alberta
Mar 31-Apr 2
Kingston, Jamaica
Apr 7
Palmetto Gun Club, Summerville, South Carolina
Apr 13
Las Vegas, Nevada
Apr 21-23
South River Gun Club, 5205 GA-212, Covington, GA 30016
Apr 22
29595 Leonard Road, Atlanta, Indiana 46031
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