Nobles County Firearms Safety Course starts Aug. 5

WORTHINGTON — A six-day firearms safety class and certification process begins Aug. 5.

Classroom times will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 5, 7, 8, 12 and 14 at the Worthington Fire Hall, 802 Second Ave.

The range portion of the course is 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 17 at the Worthington Gun Club.

The course will be instructed by Jay Clarke.

Participants must be at least 11 years of age prior to Aug. 11. All classroom times and the range course must be attended in order to successfully complete the course and earn a Firearms Safety Certificate from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The certification — which is required of anyone born after Dec. 31, 1979 to purchase a hunting license in Minnesota — becomes valid at age 12.


Contact Clarke at 295-5374 or email for more information or to register.

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