Hunting

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Mt. Lebanon Residents Reacting Positively To Archery Hunt Plan

Mount Lebanon’s controversial deer-culling was once again at the forefront of a meeting Tuesday night.

07/15/2015

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Mt. Lebanon Commissioners Approve Archery Hunt To Control Deer Population

Mount Lebanon Commissioners approved with a vote of 4 to 1 moving ahead with a company that will oversee an archery hunt in an effort to attack the deer population.

07/14/2015

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Bill To Allow Hunting With Semi-Automatics Gets Mixed Review

Proponents of legislation to allow hunters to use semi-automatic rifles urged lawmakers Monday to end the nation’s only ban on the practice, but the director of the Pennsylvania Game Commission warned that any such change would be limited in scope, at least initially.

06/15/2015

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Police: Man Target Shooting Accidentally Shot, Killed Self

Police say a man target practicing accidentally shot and killed himself in the Wexford area.

04/08/2015

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Mt. Lebanon Deer Cull To Start Monday

A controversial plan to shoot and kill dozens of deer in Mt. Lebanon gets underway Monday.

03/07/2015

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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.

12/01/2014

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Ammo Catching Up With Demand, Firearms Dealers Say

A year after a national shortage of firearms ammunition was being felt at sporting-goods stores, Pennsylvania firearms dealers say supply is catching up with demand.

11/30/2014

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Hunters Getting Ready To Head Into The Woods For Buck Season

It’s a big weekend for local hunters. When the sun rises Monday, Penn’s Woods will be alive with blaze orange-clad hunters, looking for the thing hunting dreams are made of.

11/28/2014

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Hunters Sharing The Harvest Information

Nearly 2 million Pennsylvanians are at risk for hunger.

11/27/2014

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Fall Turkey Season Opens Nov. 1 In Pa.

Saturday, Nov. 1 marks the start of the Fall Turkey Season in Pennsylvania.

10/31/2014

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2 Black Bears Spotted Near Game Lands In Wexford

Two bears were reportedly spotted in Wexford.

10/03/2014

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Top 5 Best Things James Harrison Did During His 18-Day Retirement

After 11 seasons in the NFL, James Harrison decided to retire on September 5th. After just 18-days, that retirement didn’t last long.

09/23/2014

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Game Commission: Coyote Sightings Increasing

The growing problem of coyotes in the area really hit home for a family in Lawrence County.

12/17/2013

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750,000 Pa. Hunters Open 2-Week Rifle Deer Season

Warmer than average temperatures and mostly clear weather was expected as an estimated 750,000 hunters take to the woods as deer rifle hunting season opens in Pennsylvania.

12/02/2013

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Number Of Women Hunters Growing Nationwide

According to the Census Bureau, women now make up 11 percent of the nearly 14 million hunters nationwide.

11/26/2013

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