Sunday, October 28, 2012

Annual Hunter's Sight-In Program

Dane County Sheriff David Mahoney Announces the Annual Hunter's Sight-In Program November 3rd through November 16th.

Area hunters can prepare for the yearly Wisconsin deer hunt by sighting in their shotguns, rifles and pistols in a safe environment at the Dane County Law Enforcement Training Center. The training center is located between Interstate 90/94 and Waunakee at 5184 State Highway 19. No appointment is necessary. The facility is open to the public between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:30 PM daily. citizens may only bring firearms are legal for use in hunting deer in Wisconsin.

Experienced instructions will be on hand to provide assistance in the sighting and adjusting of firearms. There is a fee of $10.00 for the first gun and $5.00 for each additional gun. Hearing and eye protection is mandatory and will be provided, or you may use your own. Hunters will also be able to receive information on hunting laws, regulations, and gun safety.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting training center staff at 608-849-2660 or log on to the Sheriff's website at