Stories tagged: rifles
Thu., April 20, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Long-range shooting all about the numbers
Gone are the days of serious target shooters putting a finger to the wind and relying on the trajectories printed on ammunition boxes before squeezing off rounds at distant targets.
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Spokane’s Jim Brock turns gunsmithing into an art form
When Jim Brock was 7, a buddy came over one day, excited to show him the .22-caliber rifle the boy’s father had given him. The gun didn’t shoot, he told …
Thu., June 14, 2012
Spokane’s Furrer will shoot for USA in Olympics
Amanda Furrer doesn’t think much of her competition on the shooting range. “I can’t think about them at all,” said the 21-year-old hotshot from Spokane. “They’re all world-class, but when …
Wed., June 13, 2012, 7:28 p.m.
Landers: Olympian Furrer grows in confidence
Amanda Furrer doesn’t think much of her competition on the shooting range.
Mon., June 11, 2012
Woman accused of stealing, using officer’s passport
A Spokane woman is accused of stealing a federal Homeland Security officer’s passport and using it to pawn two stolen rifles. Investigators identified Amanda Wayne Macklin, 23, as a suspect …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2012
Marksmanship clinics set in CdA
A two-day rifle marksmanship clinic will be held March 3-4 at the Fernan Rod & Gun Club. This will be the first of six clinics to be held in the …
Wed., Aug. 18, 2010
200 guns stolen from Kootenai County home
Authorities say more than 200 guns have been stolen from a Kootenai County woman’s home. The woman reported the robbery on Friday. On Monday, Kootenai County sheriff’s officials were still …