MN House Committee Advances 2 Gun Bills After Public HearingState lawmakers heard two controversial gun bills at the capitol in St. Paul Wednesday. One bill would allow gun owners to carry firearms without a permit.
More Carry Permits Issued In 2016 Than Any Year Before The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Wednesday that more than 71,000 permits were given out in 2016.
Minnesota Sets 1-Month Record For Gun Background ChecksAccording to the FBI, there were more than 85,000 criminal background checks in Minnesota last month.
Mpls. Group Repurposes Guns As Art To Combat ViolenceArt has always had the power to change society and show us the path to a better place. Now a group of community leaders hope to use art in the fight to end gun violence.
Police: 212 Guns Recovered From 4th Precinct This YearMinneapolis police say so far this year, 212 guns from the Fourth Precinct have been placed into evidence.
Guns Handed Over In Mpls. Buyback To Be Used In Art ProjectA gun buyback will be held Saturday in Minneapolis, and the weapons collected will be used, after they are no longer operable, in an art project to raise the public’s awareness to the devastation caused by gun violence.
Parents Angry After Savage Gun Shop Opens Next To SchoolParents of some children at a Savage elementary school are worried about safety after a gun shop opened close to the school. The Modern Sportsman opened in a strip mall along Egan Drive in May.
A Look Into Minnesota's 'Permit To Carry' LawsThe girlfriend of the man who police shot and killed at a traffic stop in Falcon Heights said he had a permit to carry and had a weapon on him when the shooting happened.
Wis. DNR Delays Shooting Range Rules After PushbackDepartment of Natural Resources officials chose Thursday to delay plans to impose uniform rules on state-owned shooting ranges in the face of pushback from the public, pulling the regulations from their board's agenda.
St. Paul Schools: Gun Found In Student’s LockerFor the second time this school year, a St. Paul student brought a gun to school, according to officials in the city’s school district.
St. Paul Man Indicted For Selling Guns Without A LicenseA St. Paul man is charged with illegally selling guns that have been linked to at least three crime scenes in the Twin Cities. Federal investigators arrested 29-year-old Eitan Feldman on Thursday morning.
Minnesota Tightening Gun Laws For Domestic AbusersMinnesota is part of an early wave of states passing laws to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers.