shotgun

Selecting the right shotgun for hunting

Sunday, Sept. 1, marks the opening day of dove hunting season, providing most gunners a two-day shoot without taking a vacation day, as Monday is a holiday. If you haven’t b ...

Scatter-gunners take to the field Sept. 1 for dove hunting opener

Some call it the warm-up to the real hunting season. Others call it some of the toughest shooting they’ve gotten into. Either way, dove hunting season opens Sunday, Sept. 1, ...

Community Portrait: Crack sharpshooter helps women build their skills

Patricia McLelland-Merydith is a petite woman, 54 years old, maybe stands 5-feet-3 inches tall, weighs 109 soaking wet, is kind and polite. Nothing about McLelland-Merydith’s app ...

Auburn Police: Placer High gun carrier wasn't on campus to harm anyone

Authorities are pursuing charges against an 18-year-old Auburn man who police allege brought a rifle and a shotgun onto the Placer High School campus Thursday. But neither Auburn ...

Gold Run CHP arrest Bay Area toll-plaza double-slaying suspect

Two Gold Run California Highway Patrol officers had little doubt early Wednesday morning that they had discovered the suspect in the shotgun slaying hours before of two people at a ...