North Dakota, Minnesota see record highs in handgun permits

FARGO - Over the past decade, the number of people with a permit to carry a concealed handgun has increased more than fivefold in North Dakota and Minnesota, with both states reaching record highs in 2015.
Craig Roe, an instructor for concealed weapons permits for North Dakota, Minnesota and Utah, speaks Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at the Red River Regional Marksmanship Center in West Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor