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Bear Wounded In Savage Spotted In Burnsville, Eagan

The bear that’s been spotted around the Twin Cities has made yet another appearance in the west metro.

06/03/2014

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Bear Vanishes After Numerous Sightings In The South Metro

The first reports of a north woods visitor came just prior to the Memorial Day weekend. On Friday morning, the phone line to Savage police began ringing as folks like Jessica Sepeda called in, saying they’d seen a bear.

05/28/2014

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Bear Stops Traffic In Savage

A young bear disrupted traffic Friday morning in Savage before disappearing into the woods, according to police. Authorities first received reports of the bear at about 5 a.m. when it attempted to cross Highway 13 near McColl Drive. Traffic stopped in both directions to allow the bear to pass.

05/23/2014

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Judge Delays Decision In Bear Researcher Case

An administrative law judge has delayed a ruling and given both sides more time to file papers in the case of Minnesota bear researcher Lynn Rogers, who’s fighting to win back his research permit.

04/30/2014

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Alleged Bear Guide Faces More Than A Dozen Hunting Charges

A northern Minnesota man faces thousands of dollars in fines and the possible loss of hunting privileges if convicted of numerous illegal bear and deer hunting charges, the Department of Natural Resources said.

11/04/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-16!

Which animal is smarter? The Bear or The Dog?

08/16/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-12.

The Bear is still King of the Smack Down!

08/12/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-8!

MUST SEE golf faill on “The Smackdown!”

08/08/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-6!

Click the link to vote!

08/06/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-2!

The new champ! vs. Smart Bear!

08/02/2013

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Bear Researcher To Meet With Dayton Next Week

Bear researcher Lynn Rogers is getting his wish to meet with Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton as he makes a last-ditch appeal to keep his permits to radio-collar wild bears and place video cameras in their dens.

07/15/2013

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Launch Anglers Rescue Bear Struggling In Lake Mille Lacs

Lake Mille Lacs is a hotspot for catching walleyes this time of year. But customers caught something they weren’t expecting during Monday’s launch trip at Twin Pines resort – a struggling black bear.

06/19/2013

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DNR: Man Mauled By Bear In Wis.

A man who was attacked by a black bear in northwestern Wisconsin is recovering at a hospital in the Twin Cities.

06/18/2013

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Police: Nuisance Bear Killed In N. Minn.

One bear is dead after authorities got several reports of a nuisance bear Thursday morning in Longville, Minn. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office said upon its arrival at the scene, one bear had been killed and two more bears were in a tree.

06/06/2013

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DNR: Bear Killed After Attacking Woman In McGregor

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.

06/05/2013

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