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Uptick In Bears Roaming North Metro

A Ramsey woman recently spotted an unusual animal digging in her bird feeder – a bear. She’s one of more than a dozen neighbors in the suburb who’ve called police over the furry intruder.

06/28/2012

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Bear Center: Collared Bear Shot, Killed In Soudan

A collared bear, named Gentle Jo, was shot and killed in Soudan, Minn. Monday evening, according to the North American Bear Center’s website.

05/23/2012

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Wis. Police Kill Aggressive-Acting Bear

Marshfield police have shot and killed a bear that they say showed signs of being aggressive.

04/10/2012

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Good Question: What Exotic Animals Are Legal In MN?

After the owner of an Ohio exotic animal park threw open the cages of more than 50 animals and then killed himself, authorities said they had to kill nearly all of them to protect the neighborhood. They are animals that most of us will only see in a zoo, but what kind of exotic animals are legal to have in Minnesota?

10/20/2011

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Vikings-Bears: Eric Nelson’s Postgame Interviews

It was an ugly night in Chicago for the Vikes as they fell 39-10 to the Bears. Eric Nelson was there and talked to both teams following the game.

10/17/2011

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Vikings’ Peterson Sees Opportunity Against Bears

For one brief moment, it was 2007 all over again in Adrian Peterson’s mind.

10/15/2011

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DNR Urges Caution After Bear Incidents Near Ely

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is urging people to be careful after recent reports of aggressive behavior by black bears in the Ely area.

08/29/2011

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DNR Asks Hunters To Not Shoot Radio-Collared Bears

Wildlife managers are asking hunters not to shoot radio-collared bears during Minnesota’s bear hunting season, which opens Thursday.

08/29/2011

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Minn. Black Bear Population Heads To Farmland

Researchers have found the state’s black bear population continues to expand from its usual forest habitat into farmland in northwestern Minnesota, raising the chances of dangerous run-ins with humans.

03/15/2011

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Bear Researcher: DNR Rule Endangering Collared Bears

The Department of Natural Resources decided Monday that radio-collared bears will continue to be fair game to hunters this fall. Now, a Minnesota bear researcher says the DNR is exposing his life’s work to unnecessary risk.

03/01/2011

Good Question: How Does Hibernation Work?

Most of us have a cartoony image of hibernation: Yogi Bear snoozing away under the giant Redwood tree. But in Ely, Minnesota, Lily the bear is showing signs of labor. She’s about to give birth, in the middle of hibernating. So what happens during hibernation?

01/20/2011

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Golden Gopher Daily Update

The University of Minnesota hosted Monday Night Football at TCF Bank Stadium on Monday. Mike Grimm talked to Athletic Director Joel Maturi about the unique opportunity for the U.

12/21/2010

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Bears Say Playoff Bid Trumps Location Vs Vikings

The Chicago Bears would like to think they have an edge over the Minnesota Vikings if their Monday night game is played outdoors.

12/15/2010

John Williams 9-9-10

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09/09/2010

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