Firearm safety training set in Pierz and Buckman

Firearms safety classes will begin Monday, Feb. 11, at the Pioneer Elementary School in Pierz. Registration is the first night, starting at 6:30 p.m. Class starts at 7 p.m. A parent or guardian must be present to sign students up the first night. Class fee is $7.50, to cover cost of supplies. Adults are welcome to take the class.

Students must be 11 years old by the first night of class. Anyone born after Dec. 31, 1979, must complete this course to be eligible to hunt.

For more information, call Shelly at (320) 277-3040, Dale at (320) 468-6223, Tommy at (218) 820-0139, or check the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Web site.

Buckman area firearms safety also starts the same night. Contact person is Ron at (320) 468-6016 or Laura at (320) 360-2568 or Tim at (320) 468-2358.