Bears Overrun Weather Report

Invaders interrupt broadcast at Pennsylvania TV station
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 25, 2012 12:41 AM CDT

In Scranton, Pennsylvania, earlier this week, the weather forecast was cloudy with plenty of bears. The city's WNEP-TV station does its weather broadcasts live from an outdoor area it calls "the backyard," and four black bears walked onto the set seconds before weatherman Kurt Aaron began a live broadcast, reports the Times-Tribune. "I didn't realize how fast I could run for a 44-year-old guy," said Aaron, who sprinted inside when he spotted the bears and continued his broadcast from inside the station as the mother bear and three cubs explored the set. (Read more bears stories.)

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