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The Putnam County Gun Club will conduct a USPSA pistol match, 9:45 a.m., at the club’s range near Eleanor. Call 304-389-3420.

Oct. 1

The first segment of West Virginia’s regular duck-hunting season will begin, one-half hour before sunrise.

Oct. 3

West Virginia’s third early firearm season for black bears will begin, one-half hour before sunrise, in Boone, Fayette, Kanawha and Raleigh counties.

Oct. 9

West Virginia’s third early firearm season for black bears will end, one-half hour after sunset.

Oct. 10

The Kanawha Valley Regulators will conduct a cowboy action shooting match, 9:30 a.m., at the Putnam County Gun Club range near Eleanor. Call 304-397-6188.

Oct. 11

The first segment of West Virginia’s hunting season for mourning doves will end at sunset.

The Putnam County Gun Club will conduct a precision pistol match, 9 a.m., at the club’s range near Eleanor. Call 304-523-9783.

Reach John McCoy at johnmccoy@wvgazettemail.com, 304-348-1231, or follow @GazMailOutdoors on Twitter.