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Getting to know you ... Montana Olympians


February 22, 2018

USA Shooting

THE BEST EVER – Carter, Mont., native Lones Wigger, Jr., one of the most decorated shooting athletes in the world with 111 medals, three Olympic medals (two gold, one silver) and setting 29 world records in his 25 year marksmanship career, passed away last December.

Thirty years ago, during the 1988 Summer Olympic Games, Plains resident Erich Buljung earned a silver medal in air pistol marksmanship. As the Winter Olympics are in full swing, he seemed a perfect fit for a "Getting to know you" story.

When I arrived to interview Buljung at his business, the De...

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