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Pennsylvania is tracking wild turkeys by GPS to find out why populations are declining

Possible factors in the decline include loss of habitat, weather patterns, predators and disease.

By Anne Danahy/WPSU

2-week deer season approved, rifles banned from turkey hunts in Pennsylvania

Game commissioners made what they called a “difficult” vote to ban use of rifles for fall turkey hunting, citing a declining turkey population.

By The Associated Press

Frying a turkey on Thanksgiving? Pa.’s fire commissioner has some advice.

Every year, Thanksgiving cooking causes a spike in house fires around the country. Deep fryers are disproportionately the culprit.
By Katie Meyer/WITF