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Niles Trustees Approve Controversial Gun Range

Officials in Niles have approved plans for a gun shop and indoor shooting range, despite complaints about its proximity to several schools.


Dianne McGrath has taken up shooting as a hobby, and she finds it relaxing. (CBS)

For More Women, Ladies’ Night Out Includes Time At The Shooting Range

More and more women are buying guns and learning how to use them. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.


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Nesting Eagles Could Scuttle Plans For Police Shooting Range

Experts say the city will at least have to seek a permit from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service before it can go ahead with construction.


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Water Reclamation District Approves Planned Police Shooting Range

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District has narrowly approved a controversial lease for a new Chicago Police shooting range on environmentally sensitive land on the city’s Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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Environmental Advocates Protest Planned Police Shooting Range

Verbal shots were fired Wednesday morning over a proposed firing range that would be built for the Chicago Police Department on the Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

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Burglars Steal 33 Guns From Hammond Shooting Range

Federal authorities are offering a reward to anyone who helps them catch the burglars who made off with more than two dozen guns from a shooting range in Hammond, Ind.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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Police Shooting Range Approved

Bird watchers and other naturalists were unable to shoot down a deal for the Chicago Police Department to build a firing range.


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Carpentersville OK’s Firearms School

Training school would allow for weapons larger than handguns.