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Saguache News – February 5

Conceal, Carry Offered Locally in Saguache 

On Saturday, Feb 17, Kuma Tactical (KT) will be having a concealed carry weapons (CCW) class at the Saguache County Sheriff Department

ccw-classClass starts at 10 a.m. All classes are taught by current law enforcement and National Rifle Association instructors. Kuma Tactical will provide breakfast, the necessary paperwork and your training certificate that you need to apply for your CCW. All you have to do is show up!

KT’s Lead Instructor Saguache County Deputy Wayne Clark will also have range time that usually takes an hour in which you and Clark will go out and shoot. During this time some of the things reviewed include stance, proper way to hold your weapon, failure drills and other things to make you more effective.

The cost for the class is $100. As part of the class less than lethal options will be presented. KT offers a full line of self defense items (stun guns, batons, OC spray etc. ) along with many other survival items.

CO State Patrol Youth Academy

By Trooper Gary Cutler, Colorado State Patrol

This month I want to divert a bit from driving tips and discuss a topic very important to troopers.  The mission of a Colorado State Patrol Trooper is not just enforcing the laws on the state’s highways, and interstates.  We are also very involved in educating the public in various areas.

One way we do this is working with Colorado’s youth.  Once a year for one week in June, the Colorado State Patrol allows teens who are at least 16 years old from across the state a chance to see how state troopers are trained at our academy in Golden. 

The goal of the CSP Youth Academy is to assist in the development of future leaders for Colorado. It is a weeklong adventure for the 45 teens that are accepted.  Some of the academy requirements include that they must be a junior or senior for the fall of 2018, write an essay, have two letters of recommendation, and complete an interview with troopers.

While in the youth academy, teens will get to experience a long list of activities.  These include defensive driving on our state patrol track, firearms safety, self-defense tactics, traffic stops, building searches, team building, and ethics in law enforcement, just to name a few.  At the end of the week there is also a special field trip for the participants.  Past years have been visits to the Bronco’s football facilities, and Rockies games.

The academy is not just for teens interested in law enforcement.  The week long class will help them in their future endeavors.  It will also be an experience they will remember the rest of their lives.  If they want to continue with a career as a trooper, well, we won’t complain. 

The academy is free of charge.  It is paid for by private donors.  For more information contact Captain Lawrence Hilton at 303-273-1882, your local Colorado State Patrol Office, or visit our website: LINK.

This year’s youth academy is June 17-23.  Applications are due by March 7, 2018.

Next month we’re talking distracted driving. As always, safe travels!

 

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Latest News – February 17

 CCW Classes Offered Locally in Saguache on Saturday

Tomorrow, Saturday, Feb 18, Kuma Tactical (KT) will be having a concealed carry weapons (CCW) class at the Saguache County Sheriff Department

ccw-classClass starts at 10 a.m. All classes are taught by current law enforcement and National Rifle Association instructors. Kuma Tactical will provide breakfast, the necessary paperwork and your training certificate that you need to apply for your CCW. All you have to do is show up!

KT’s Lead Instructor Wayne Clark will also have range time that usually takes an hour in which you and Clark will go out and shoot. During this time some of the things reviewed include stance, proper way to hold your weapon, failure drills and other things to make you more effective.

The cost for the class is $100. As part of the class less than lethal options will be presented. KT offers a full line of self defense items (stun guns, batons, OC spray etc. ) along with many other survival items.

Latest News – October 26

Last Concealed Carry Class for Year on Saturday

This Saturday, Oct. 29 will be the last Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW) course offered this year, so sign up now. Kuma Tactical will be holding the class at 9 a.m at the Saguache County Sheriff Office, 530 5th Street in Saguache, CO 81149.2ndamendmentgunsafety_opt2_01

All classes are taught by current law enforcement and National Rifle Association instructors. The cost for the class is $100 and includes breakfast, all paperwork and your training certificate. All you have to do is show up!

Some of the things covered in the course include stance, proper way to hold your weapon, failure drills and other things to make you more effective. In addition, instructors will review “less then lethal options.” The day will include some range time that usually takes an hour with instructors present.  If you are interested in signing up, contact or need more information contact Sheriff Deputy Wayne Clark on Facebook or at the Sheriff’s office (719) 655-2525.spacer

Flu Clinics Offered Thru November 22

The Saguache County Public Health’s flu immunization clinics started this week and will continue through November 22. flu-shot-clinicClinics are open to the public every Monday at the public health building from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Tuesday s in Center from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Haskins Building at 220 S. Worth Street. The cost is $25 cash or they also accept Mediacre Part B and Medicaid only. The Saguache County Public Health offices are located at 505 3rd Street 719-655-2533.