Pennsylvania Game Commission

Bear sighting
Anthony Lambardozzi
John McDevitt
June 09, 2020 - 3:26 pm
A stray bear was spotted in a Delaware County resident's backyard. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
December 13, 2019 - 2:31 pm
The family of a Reading man, who was run over and killed by a bulldozer while hiding from police, is suing. They claim the use of a bulldozer to search for him — because he was discovered tending to a few marijuana plants on state game lands — was excessive, reckless and dangerous. Read more here.
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Bear trap
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
December 06, 2019 - 9:48 am
The elusive, well-traveled black bear that made its way from Delaware County, Pennsylvania down to the state of Delaware is still on the loose Friday morning. It was last seen at Alapocas Run State Park in Wilmington on Thursday. Read more here.
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Bear trap
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
December 05, 2019 - 7:06 am
The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Delaware Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police are attempting to lure a bear seen roaming around suburban Philadelphia and northern Delaware for the past week ... with donuts and chololate. Read more here.
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Black bear spotted
Radnor Township Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 29, 2019 - 4:47 pm
A bear was caught on video taking an early-morning stroll around a Villanova residence just before 7 a.m. Friday. Read more here.
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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge hunters training
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Molly Daly
October 07, 2019 - 12:11 pm
The John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum will be closed to the public for eight days this month, for what state and federal officials are calling a "mentored archery deer hunt." But the temporary closure has sparked a heated debate on the refuge's Facebook page, as some park-goers...
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August 06, 2019 - 4:20 pm
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) — Gary Livingston has one thing to say to the Pennsylvania Game Commission about its proposal to ban big game feeding: Try and stop me. "They're going to have to take me to jail because I've been doing it for so long. Plus, it's on my property,'' said Livingtson, 69, of West...
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Andrew Kramer
June 13, 2019 - 2:51 pm
UPDATED: 8 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A bear cub that has been seen several times in the Philadelphia area — most recently in the East Falls section of the city, as of Wednesday — has been caught after being spotted in Roxborough. Officials finally were able to tranquilize the bear and...
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Gazing Black Bear - stock photo
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June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am
UPDATED: 4:28 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There has been another bear sighting in the Philadelphia area, this time Wednesday morning in the East Falls neighborhood of the city. Yep that's a BEAR near @SEPTA RR tracks in #EastFalls . Now bear with me... I think of a pun soon enough. -- @...
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Black Bear
Tim Jimenez
June 11, 2019 - 7:06 am
UPDATED: 9:30 a.m. ___ ORELAND, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Some people in Bucks and Montgomery counties reported seeing a bear wandering around their neighborhood on Monday. One of the last bear sightings reported came from Integrity Avenue in Oreland, a few minutes away from the Oreland Train Station...
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