DNR: Bears Are Emerging From Hibernation, ForagingState wildlife experts are urging residents who live near bear habitat to check their property for food sources that may attract the animals who may cause problems in more populated areas.
Wis. Bill To Ban Exotic Animals Moves ForwardMost Wisconsin residents wouldn't be able to possess dangerous exotic animals like tigers and gorillas under a bill a Senate committee passed Wednesday. The bill prohibits people from possessing, breeding and selling big cats, nonnative bears and apes.
Bridgewater, Vikings Cruise By Bears, 38-17 Teddy Bridgewater threw a career-high four touchdowns and ran for another one, and the Minnesota Vikings took a significant step toward clinching a spot in the playoffs with a 38-17 victory Sunday over the Chicago Bears.
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Favre To Be Honored During Thanksgiving Packers Game A prime-time game between the longtime NFC North rivals Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers is usually enough to make for must-watch viewing on Thanksgiving.
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Rodgers, James Jones Lead Packers Over Bears 31-23 Aaron Rodgers threw for three touchdowns, two to James Jones, and the Green Bay Packers beat Chicago 31-23 to spoil John Fox's debut as Bears coach Sunday afternoon.
Bears Return To Minn. Zoo Exhibit After Rock Smash IncidentA rowdy bear and his buddies are back on display at the Minnesota Zoo. A brown bear smashed a rock against the grizzly exhibit last week, splintering the glass wall. The zoo says the bear was just playing.
Court Rules In Favor Of MN Bear Researcher's Live Video FeedsThis winter, live video feeds will once again broadcast from inside bear dens in Minnesota. On Monday, an appeals court ruled that the founder of the North American Bear Center and Wildlife Research Institute near Ely, Lynn Rogers, does not need a permit to place cameras in bear dens.
Minnesota Zoo Grizzly Shatters Glass Pane Of Enclosure With RockA grizzly bear at the Minnesota Zoo repeatedly slammed a 50-pound rock into the glass wall of its enclosure, cracking the the thick pane that separated the bears from surprised zoo-goers.
Bridgewater, Vikings Get By Bears 13-9The Minnesota Vikings were just getting started, with a rookie quarterback and a first-time head coach in Mike Zimmer so eager to maintain momentum he told the players to report to practice in a few days.
Man Recounts Horrific Bear Attack In Pine CountyBrandon Johnson and Craig Lindstrom have gone an annual hunting trip for 12 years. But this last one in September was different. "Everybody kids about things, but nobody thinks something like that's going to happen," Brandon said. His group shot a black bear on the trip near Duxbury.

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