Gary Fujak

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Thousands Of Hunters Head Into Woods For Firearms Deer Season

Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania hunters will tramp into the woods this week for the first day of the state’s major deer hunting season.


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Game Commission Rescues Wayward Bear Trapped On Barge

Pennsylvania Game Commission officials were called to trap a bear that found its way onto a barge in Clairton Wednesday morning.


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“Egg-Citement” Building For Hatching Of Hays Eaglets

The egg-citement is building as local birdwatchers anticipate the hatching of three eaglets in the Pittsburgh’s Hays neighborhood.


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Close Call With Raccoon For Hays Bald Eagles

A close call for a pair of bald eagles nesting in Hays, after a raccoon attacked their nest.


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Maintenance Worker Causes Stir At Waterfront After Claiming To See A Bobcat

Is a bobcat on the prowl in West Homestead? Some people swear they saw one today, but the Pennsylvania Game Commission says it was not a bobcat.


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New Eaglets Born In Crescent Township

The eagles are back in Pennsylvania — from just three nesting pairs 30 years ago to 250 today and with more than 300 pair projected in the next two years.


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PA Game Commissioner Helps You Get Rid Of Varmints

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to PA Game Commissioner Gary Fujak about the best ways to get rid of raccoons, groundhogs, rabbits, and other destructive critters.

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Ken Drummond saw the bear hanging out at his home off of Crawford Run Road and snapped a few candid pictures of it. Photo Credit: Ken Drummond

Who Is Afraid Of The Big Bear? If You Are Not Should You Be?

With recent bear sightings in residential places becoming more and more common Mike Pintek talks with Gary Fujak about bear attacks.

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Game Commission Sets 2 Bear Traps In Frazer Twp.

The Pennsylvania Game Commission has set up a couple of traps to catch an elusive black bear or bears near the Pittsburgh Mills Mall.


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Bear Cub Spotted In Banksville Park

A black bear was spotted in Pittsburgh’s Banksville Park. While bears aren’t usually sighted in the city, wildlife officials say it’s actually not uncommon in the spring and summer.


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Scott Twp. To Make Feeding Deer Illegal

While hunters complain that deer in the forest are on the decline, in urban and suburban Allegheny County, the Game Commission says the opposite is true – the population is at an all-time high.


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Vet: Exotic Animals Shouldn’t Be With Private Owners

If there’s an exotic animal living in your neighborhood, give the Pa. Game Commission a call. “We will definitely look into that – that’s probably not going to be a good thing,” Pa. Game Commission Officer Gary Fujak said.


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Eaglet Makes Three For Bald Eagles Nesting In Crescent Township

After two years of trying, it appears that the two bald eagles in Crescent Township have a new addition. And eaglet makes three.


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A New Hunting Season – For Porcupines?!

KDKA AM’s Larry and John have information on a new porcupine hunting season.

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Deer Population Growing In, Around City Of Pittsburgh

NORTH SIDE (KDKA) — They’ve come in from the woods and the forests and made themselves at home in our yards and flower gardens. Unchecked deer populations are thriving throughout our suburbs and even our […]