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As we published the article on Front Sight's Restructuring announcement it seems another announcement was sent out by Dr. Piazza stating the "Restructure" was on Hold.
According to an email recently sent out by Dr. Ignatius Piazza, Founder and Director of Front Sight Firearms Training Institute, they have been forced to restructure their policies, procedure and fees. which "will ensure Front Sight's successful operation and expansion for generations to come."
The increase in warmer weather combined with the increase of new shooters and closure of managed shooting ranges due to the COVID-19 Pandemic has sent in influx of people looking to shoot out to the surrounding deserts across the state. While we enjoy the benefit of living in areas surrounded by large amounts desert, the areas open to unrestricted shooting have dwindled and keep dwindling due to growth and one often overlooked group of factors: Misinformed, Irresponsible and Careless shooters. Trash, Fires, Injuries, Destruction: All endanger our open, 'unrestricted' shooting areas...
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The Clark County Shooting Complex has pushed its reopening to June 10th (previously June 3rd) with a 60 day anticipated "return to life" time-frame. A recent email to CCSC user groups (instructors, match directors, etc...) highlights the struggle of "red-tape" they have been facing in trying to reopen, including the termination of over 2,000 part-time employees at the start of the pandemic which encompassed a majority of the CCSC staff. That combined with an anticipated $50 Million projected deficit for the County has made it hard for them to get the complex back to 'normal'. Read More...
The Carson City Range was reopened back on May 7th, 2020 with capacity and other health and safety restrictions. Sorry we were a little late on this one. Read the Announcement Below...
LVMPD recently sent out a letter to CCW Instructors reminding them that CCW classes must be held in-person and not online. We are sharing this publicly as to ensure everyone is aware that if they are to take an online CCW class that their certificate and subsequent application will be null and void. This DOES NOT pertain to other forms of training, only CCW classes that are mandated by the state for CCW Permitting. This goes for all CCW Classes within the State of Nevada. Read the Contents of the Letter Below...
The Clark County Shooting Complex has revised its proposed reopening plan it submitted to the County Manager's office to include the opening of the Public Pistol/Rifle range. That being said the proposed hours of operation for the range will be drastically reduced when compared to normal operating hours: Wednesday-Sunday 7 AM to 11 AM. Read the Full Announcement Below...
The Clark County Shooting Complex sent out an announcement today via their Facebook page that they have come up with a Phase 1 Reopening plan. The Plan however HAS NOT yet been approved by the County and the plan DOES NOT include an anticipated opening date for the public Pistol/Rifle center due to forecasted staffing levels not being optimal for the May 20th target date. READ MORE...
A recent email sent to CCW instructors from LVMPD in Clark County says the Nevada Attorney General has clarified that CCW classes can continue so long as CDC Social Distancing is followed and classes are in groups of 10 or less...
A Must Read for EVERY Gun Owner, New or Old... The recent COVID-19 Pandemic has caused a huge spike in Gun sales across the state, meaning there is more than likely a huge influx of new firearms owners out there. Whether you are new to owning a firearm, thinking about buying one, or are an already established owner... There is One VERY Important Thing to Know... JUST OWNING A FIREARM IS NOT ENOUGH!