A Minnesota hunter is recovering after a black bear attack in Pine County over the weekend. Family members tell WDIO-TV hunter Brain Johnson of North Branch was undergoing a second surgery Monday.
A man who was attacked by a black bear in northwestern Wisconsin is recovering at a hospital in the Twin Cities. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says the man was attacked while out in his yard near Shell Lake Monday about 9:30 p.m.
Department of Natural Resources officials will be holding a press conference soon to discuss a bear attack incident that happened Monday night in northern Minnesota.
A hunter, who was trying to save a friend, survived being mauled by a black bear. But investigators are wondering if the bear attack may have been provoked.
An 82-year-old Minnesota man who survived the Korean War says that’s nothing to what he encountered in Canada. He says a black bear kept him captive in his cabin for hours, trying to get at his food.