PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The state Game Commission is holding a series of public meetings about “chronic wasting disease,” a disorder that can be deadly to deer and elk.

Those meetings will begin this week.

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They will be held across the state, with several locations in western Pennsylvania.

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Those locations include:

  • North Versailles, Allegheny County: Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Indiana, Indiana County: Monday, Oct. 28 from 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Berlin, Somerset County: Thursday, Oct. 17, from 7-8:30 p.m.

Game commissioners will provide information on how to prevent chronic wasting disease from spreading.

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To check all the dates and times, visit the state’s website at this link.