Hunter’s Safety Instructors pass on knowledge

PRACTICE–is the key when learning hunting safety for rifles, as those attending the program learned this past weekend. According to Lead Instructor Mike Roth at the end of the day 25 people got their hunter safety certificates and everyone passed the written test.

by Melissa Newland
Instructors gathered together this past weekend at the Ottawa Sportsmen Club (OSC) to pass on their knowledge of safe firearm handling to new hunters. The Hunter Safety event happened  Saturday, Aug. 15, 2021, with the help of Lead Instructor Mike Roth, Archery and Muzzleloader Instructor Jerry Glisson, Shotgun Instructor Chad Grentz, Firearm Safety Instructors Tonia Friisvall and Cathy Schjoth, Rifle Instructor Roy Lyberg and Navigation and First Aid Instructor Russ Weisinger. The OSC sponsors the program every year and provides participants with the use of the facilities, equipment (rifles, shotguns, muzzleloaders, etc.) and ammunition. To read more, subscribe to the L’Anse Sentinel online, or buy a print copy at our local retailers.