gun control

Sheriffs from Isanti, Chisago counties address rise in permits to carry guns — This is the first installment of a two-part series appearing in both the ECM Post Review and Isanti County News. Next week, part two will focus on perspectives from local gun shop owners Tom Borchardt of Bullseye Shooting Range in North Branch and [...]

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to the editor Instead of encouraging bans on rifles to save more lives, perhaps Ms. Ring would like us to consider outlawing hammers and clubs. According to the FBI, 3,087 people were killed from 2005 to 2009 using one of those items as weapon. Perhaps we could consider saving even more lives by putting a [...]

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By Clint Riese Forest Lake Times The grim nationwide trend of public shootings has the country reflecting on a wide range of issues involving weapons, from the merits of stricter gun control to the pros and cons of arming teachers. Meanwhile, with the spotlight on such issues, Americans are arming themselves at a rapid pace. [...]

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