deer hunting

Hunting crossbow
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AP News
December 06, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Officials say a Pennsylvania man has fatally shot himself with a crossbow while he was hunting on his property. Read more here.
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Tony Romeo
April 09, 2019 - 5:42 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It’s the end of a decades-long tradition in Pennsylvania. The Game Commission has given final approval to this year’s deer rifle-hunting season, moving the first day up from the Monday after Thanksgiving to the Saturday after the holiday. For many who grew up in...
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Deer in 24 states infected with chronic wasting disease
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February 17, 2019 - 9:56 am
By Susannah Cullinane (CNN) — Chronic wasting disease has been detected in wild deer, elk or moose in 24 states , including Pennsylvania, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warning hunters to avoid handling or eating potentially infected meat. The disease affects the central...
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Spotted lanternfly
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Tony Romeo
November 26, 2018 - 12:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s the biggest day of the year for Pennsylvania hunters: the first day of deer season. But while you wander the woods looking to bag a buck, state officials also hope to enlist your help in controlling the spotted lanternfly. Since many hunters will soon inhabit...
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