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Bear killed after returning for 2nd break-in

Vancouver - Two bears broke in to a West Vancouver home on Tuesday morning searching for food. Police were called to the home and shooed the bears away. One of the bears returned later that day and was shot and killed.
In the Media by James Green

Video of Black Bear mom rescuing her cub from highway traffic

A video of a black bear mother rescuing her cub from highway traffic in British Columbia is getting lots of online attention. The cub wandered out to the side of a highway in the Kootenay National Park and looked to be in trouble - until mom came along.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Man attacked by bear in Alberta lives to tell about it

A 22-year old Alberta, Canada man is "lucky to be alive," according to his father after being attacked by a bear when his ATV became stuck while he was riding through the woods.
In the Media by Karen Graham

Woman attacked, killed by Black Bear in Northern Alberta

An employee of Suncor Energy was killed by a black bear today, about 25 km north of Fort McMurray. Alta. The company said they have had black bears around their Oil Sands base camp there over the years, but have never before had such an attack.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Black Bear walks into bar in Juneau, Alaska but gets cutoff

So have you heard the one about the Black Bear who walked into a bar in Juneau? No? Well it's no joke, at least it wasn't funny for the bartender working the Alaskan Hotel Monday night in the city's downtown.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Black bear wanders into Tennessee zoo

Knoxville - Late Monday night, a concerned citizen phoned the Knoxville Zoo and a local ranger to alert them that a black bear was seen roaming in a neighborhood park. The bear was spotted by the ranger climbing a fence into the zoo a short time later.
In the Media by Kevin Fitzgerald

Firefighters remove 200-pound black bear from tree

Colorado Springs - Firefighters remove a 200-pound bear from a tree in Colorado Springs. While black bears are usually deemed harmless if left unprovoked, they are tagged, removed and released back into the wild as a precautionary measure.
In the Media by Ashley Woods

Black bear visits downtown Sonora

Sonora - Spring has fully sprung in the California foothills and nature is taking its course. For the City of Sonora that also means visits by less than welcome guests.
In the Media by Gar Swaffar - 4 comments

Video: Watch 'The Bear Meets Nishanto'

This video shows a home-owner, a lady, fearlessly shooing a large black bear she encounters climbing onto her porch. This is not the first time the bear has visited the house but it is the first time home-owner and bear meet.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 1 comment

Canadian black bear killed after surprising man in hot tub

A man lounging in a hot tub in the B.C. village of Whistler Sunday was the victim of an unprovoked black bear attack. With his back to nearby woods the man was suddenly smacked in the back of his head; turning, he found himself staring at a black bear.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Bear crashes graduation at California middle school

Bakersfield - A group of California students and their families got a surprise guest yesterday when a young black bear showed up for the festivities.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 4 comments

Ted Nugent to plead guilty for illegal black bear kill in Alaska

Anchorage - Rocker and gun advocate Ted Nugent reached a plea agreement Friday after being charged with one count of transporting an illegally hunted bear.
In the Media by R. Francis Rubio - 4 comments

Video: Man distracted by texting on phone walks into black bear

La Crescenta - We have all been told that texting while walking down a street is risky and can lead to serious accidents, but not many have heeded the warnings. A California man learned the hard way. He walked into a 500lb black bear while texting on his phone.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 5 comments

Video: Hungry black bear raids Whistler pizza shop

A hungry black bear made his way into a pizza shop in Whistler, BC, and helped himself to food from the restaurant's pizza warmer, while surprised diners videotaped the shocking incident.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 6 comments

Bear flies through windshield

Luskville - A collision with a black bear has left one person injured, but has also caused the deaths of two others who were in the same car.
In the Media by Gar Swaffar - 4 comments

Mich teen kills 448-pound black bear with her new bow and arrow

Battle Creek - A 17-year-old high school senior shot and killed a 448-pound black bear with a new bow and arrow that her father had given her.
In the Media by Cynthia Trowbridge - 24 comments

Op-Ed: Black bears, not people, in greatest danger when the two meet Special

London - On hearing police were hunting a wild black bear a short walk from my home in London, Ontario, and that the school where my wife works was in lock-down mode, I was worried for my wife and the children. Now, I think I should have been worried for the bear.
Digital Journal Report by Ken Wightman - 19 comments

Black bear shot in London, Ontario Special

London - A black bear, possibly from the Bruce Peninsula, wandered hundreds of miles south of its usual range. The large animal was shot when it charged a London police officer. Wounded, it was tracked down, shot and killed.
Digital Journal Report by Ken Wightman - 10 comments

Bear chilled in Wisconsin beer cooler

This 'shopper' is getting nods of approval from beer-lovers for choosing to spend time in a beer cooler. A Marketplace Foods grocery store in Hayward Wisconsin hosted the unexpected guest last week.
In the Media by Stephanie Dearing

Calgary Hospital Gets a Surprise Visit, a Black Bear Pops In

Holy Cross Ambulatory Care Centre had its first ever black bear visit yesterday. The bear, an unintentional visitor was frightened by a security guard and accidentally ended up inside the hospital. Fortunately for all concerned, no one, not even the bear
In the Media by Bob Ewing - 36 comments

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