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Mr. Cooper expressed some practical points and obvious common sense ones also. Certainly competitive shooting is fun, but somehow an assault weapon’s only purpose is to obliviate anything in it’s path. Read more

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Gun laws, from state to state, are different. All gun laws should be the same for all states, that way can’t make a mistake if you move to another state. Read more

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Ninety-two percent of gun owners, and practically all Americans, support universal background checks on the sale of firearms. Read more

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Last week, Vermont Rep. Maxine Grad (D-Moretown), chairwoman of the House Judiciary Committee, told gun rights supporters at a public hearing to stop waving small United States flags. Why? Read more

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The historic Griffing homestead farm in the town of Thurman, which came into the possession of the family in 1800 and has been held continuously by descendants of the original owner, Stephen Griffing, has been sold during this month by Orley Hazelton Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | The shooting death last week of Magen Goyette of AuSable Forks was ruled a homicide by the medical examiner. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | State Police said Magen Goyette, 30, of AuSable Forks died of wounds sustained in a roadway shooting here early Wednesday morning. Read more

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ESSEX JUNCTION | The 27th annual Yankee Sportsman’s Classic Show, presented by the Vermont Trappers Association, will be held Jan. 18-20 at the Robert E. Miller Expo Center in Essex Junction. Read more

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Squinting into the newly risen sun, I determined that the hunter’s truck parked at the side of the road across from my house belonged to an acquaintance. Read more

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ORWELL | My dad promised to buy me a Daisy BB gun when I turned nine years old, and true to his promise the Christmas before my ninth birthday, what do you think was neatly wrapped under the tree? Read more

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ORWELL - Two years ago, in July, I decided it was time to volunteer and help out at the Independence Lodge 10 F&AM’s Annual Bow Shoot held in Benson. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District Board of Education (BOE) last week unanimously approved a proposal to hire two armed guards to protect students and surveil the school. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A century hence, the intriguing gun at Elizabethtown’s Veteran’s Memorial Park has been restored. Read more

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Perhaps the reason for the deletion of pro-gun posts from the Gov. Scott’s Facebook page is that he’s embarrassed for being duped into signing the most worthless and unenforceable gun laws ever to see the light of day... Read more

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We’d like Eagle readers to know about the following letter sent to Vermont State House Speaker Johnson and House Judiciary Chair Grad: Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Over 150 people marched in Plattsburgh last Saturday to show their support for victims of the recent mass-shooting in Parkland, Florida and call for stricter gun control measures. Read more

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The Scott administration is responding to a backlash from gun rights groups amid a wave of gun-control initiatives advancing at the Statehouse following the mass school shooting last month in Parkland, Fla. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont Gov.  Phil Scott delivered a memo to the Vermont Legislature last week outlining actions he’d like to work with the legislature on to maintain the safety of local schools. Read more

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Last week was another eventful week in our nation’s history. Read more

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Patriots of Warren County are interested in the opinions of  all our elected officials relative to the NY SAFE Act implementation and enforcement, considering that we feel this law is unconstitutional. Read more

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