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Beaver Run Reservoir

Fish Consumption Advisories

Opening day of trout season is Saturday, and if you’re heading out, you should know about some fish consumption advisories.


This alligator lives at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.  (Credit: KDKA)

Officials Will Try To Rescue Alligator In Beaver Run Reservoir

After several days of public pressure, local officials say they will attempt to rescue an alligator that found its way into the Beaver Run Reservoir.


(Credit: KDKA)

Options Available For Baby Alligator Owners

Cute? Cuddly? Maybe to some, but a baby gator may grow a foot a year, reaching 4 to 7 feet long, 270 to 800 pounds and can live 50 years in captivity.


This alligator lives at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.  (Credit: KDKA)

Gator Reportedly Spotted At Beaver Run Reservoir

A five-foot alligator has been seen on the banks of the Beaver Run Reservoir. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission tells KDKA that someone could be fined for dumping off an exotic pet such as the gator.


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Water Conservation Order Lifted For MAWC Customers

The water conservation order for 35,000 Municipal Water Authority of Westmoreland County customers has been lifted.



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