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Weatherby Remembers Chris Kyle

Weatherby will be releasing a very limited-edition rifle in honor of late Navy SEAL sniper Chief Chris Kyle.

September 18, 2013

New "Gun Trader's Guide," "Shooter's Bible" to be Available in October

The 35th Edition of the "Gun Trader's Guide" and the 105th Edition of the "Shooter's Bible" will be released this October by Skyhorse Publishing.

August 28, 2013

Outdoor Industry Rallies Around Cancer-Stricken Rick Carone

A number of companies from throughout the outdoor industry have banded together to host "Cary for Carone," a fundraiser event meant to benefit longtime industry member Rick Carone.

August 22, 2013

ArmaLite Acquired by Strategic Armory Corps

Strategic Armory Corps has announced the acquisition of ArmaLite, Inc., the original developer of the rifle that has since become known as the "AR."

July 31, 2013

Bushnell Launches New Sweepstakes

Bushnell is offering one lucky entrant a chance to win a prize package that's valued at $14,000 with its "The Truth About Rangefinders" sweepstakes.

June 11, 2013

Remington Expands Ammunition Operations

Big Green has plans to add a new building to its ammunition operations, beginning sometime during the second quarter of 2013.

May 14, 2013

Former NRA Publications Photographer Passes Away

A former director of the NRA Publications Photography Department, Talmadge Guesston Rutledge, Jr., died in his Manassas, Va., home on May 7, 2013.

May 09, 2013

The 142nd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

The 142nd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits are here! Follow along with all the action at our Annual Meetings blog.

May 01, 2013

Ruger Named Cabela's Vendor of the Year

Ruger's team effort with Lipsey's helped earn the special recognition, according to a Cabela's official.

March 25, 2013

Cabela's Offering $240,000 in Black Friday Gifts

The first 600 customers in line at each Cabela's retail store in the U.S. will have the opportunity to take home a prize.

November 15, 2012

Remington Acquires TAPCO

TAPCO will continue its day-to-day operations at its Kennesaw, Ga. facility.

November 13, 2012

Kel-Tec Donates to Voice of Freedom

Kel-Tec has donated $50,000 to the NRA’s Voice of Freedom programs to help protect individual freedoms.

July 26, 2012

Ruger Invests in Crossbow Company

Ruger has purchased a minority interest in Kodabow, Inc., a Pennsylvania based crossbow manufacturer.

June 27, 2012

Some This and That

For reasons I cannot explain or justify, I am something of a news junkie. One would think that some old and decrepit coot that lives in a remote area and eschews his neighbors wouldn’t give a hoot in Hades about news events, but every morning on my second cup of coffee I go to my computer and peruse various news websites. With that in mind, here are a few interesting tidbits I found this morning:

June 27, 2012

Celebrate Flag Day '12 With a Little Rock and Roll

Rock band releases its own rendition of the "Star Spangled Banner" in honor of the holiday.

June 14, 2012