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August 27, 2016
Check out the ear tags: This radio-collared bear is one of the 30 in the state being monitored by the DNR.
MN Department of Natural Resources
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
June 4, 2016
Human, bear encounters will continue to occur
June 4, 2016 - 5:05am
April 24, 2016
Bothered by bears? They’re just looking for the bare necessities of life
April 24, 2016 - 5:15am
April 20, 2016
Photo by Brian Basham/DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNEplay button
Black bear has city adventure in Detroit Lakes
April 20, 2016 - 11:06am
April 19, 2016
Black bear in Detroit Lakes. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Bashamplay button
UPDATE: Bear has been tranquilized and being transported back to the woods
April 19, 2016 - 12:05pm
March 22, 2016
As bears emerge from hibernation, their metabolism gradually ramps up and they will begin looking for food at a time when berries and green vegetation can be scarce. Bears may be tempted by dog food, livestock feed, birdseed, compost or garbage. (BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration)
Be aware of bears as spring weather comes early
March 22, 2016 - 8:36am
October 31, 2015
Hunters, others asked to report bear den locations
October 31, 2015 - 9:21pm
May 30, 2015
Homeowners should be bear-aware this spring
May 30, 2015 - 5:00am
May 29, 2015
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
May 29, 2015 - 8:30am
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