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Outdoor show begins in Cumberland County

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CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) -

After the Eastern Sports and Outdoor show was canceled, there were some people who decided the show must go on and that it would take place in Carlisle

Ric Cooper, the owner of WQLV 98.9, says he decided to organized the American Outdoorsman Sport Show after his station was bombarded by people who were upset the Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show was canceled. 

Cooper says he felt bad for the business owners who lost out on revenue and he hopes they can recoup some of the money they would have made.

Cooper says he was able to secure the Carlisle Expo in late February and had a few weeks to find vendors to commit to the event.  He says this event supports the second amendment and visitors who have permits to carry a gun are welcomed to bring them to the show.

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