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The Great Gun Debate

The Great Gun Debate

Olivia Gilbert, Feature Editor
November 3, 2016
Filed under FEATURE, Front Page Slideshow

Gun control has been one of the most contentious issues in the 2016 election cycle. Increased awareness of police violence against communities of color, near daily mass shootings, and the alarming figure of 33,000 annual firearm deaths in the U.S. have infused the question of gun policy with renewed urgency and hei...

Whitman Gun Club takes another shot

Evan Taylor
October 18, 2012
Filed under NEWS

"Pull!" yells junior Kemper Brightman. A bright orange, bio-degradable clay pigeon flies out of the trap and––bam! A shot is fired from the shotgun and the clay shatters into countless little pieces over the trap field. Whitman's Trap Shooting Club met for the first time this year Saturday, ...

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