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The Bear Attacked, So She
'Popped It Right in the Nose'
Oct 24, 2022 12:47 PM CDT
The Bear Attacked, So She 'Popped It Right in the Nose'
Woman survives ambush by black bear in Washington state while walking dog
- A woman in Washington state is lucky to be alive after a routine morning task ended up with her fighting an unexpected visitor. Per the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife, the resident in the mountainous town of Leavenworth brought her dog outside for a walk around 7am Saturday, when...
Colorado Town Suffers
2nd Bear Attack in 2 Months
Oct 4, 2022 8:56 AM CDT
Colorado Town Suffers 2nd Bear Attack in 2 Months
New Castle man is expected to recover after animal went after him in his yard
- A Colorado man is recuperating after a bear attacked him at his home over the weekend—the second such attack in his town since late August. Per a release from Colorado Parks & Wildlife cited by KKTV , the New Castle resident heard noises coming from his backyard around 10:30pm...
Bear That Fought Off
Attacker Found Dead in Cave
Sep 7, 2022 5:55 PM CDT
Bear That Fought Off Attacker Found Dead in Cave
Mother bear battled male to protect cub
- The fate of a bear seen fighting valiantly to save one of her cubs was tragic, but "these are things that happen in nature," says Guillermo Palomero, president of Spain's Brown Bear Foundation. In June, hikers in the northern Castile and Leon region recorded video of the...
The Bear Was on Top of Her.
Then Her Dog Started Barking
Aug 23, 2022 3:33 PM CDT
The Bear Was on Top of Her. Then Her Dog Started Barking
Jack Russell terrier helps save the day in Vermont
- A Jack Russell terrier just made clear why dogs are considered man's best friend. Or more specifically, a 61-year-old woman's. On Saturday, Susan Lee was walking her terrier and labradoodle on trails near her Strafford, Vermont home when she heard a "loud noise" and realized a bear...
'Mad Honey' Blamed for
Bear Cub's Woozy State
Aug 12, 2022 6:32 AM CDT
'Mad Honey' Blamed for Bear Cub's Woozy State
Luckily, bear rescued in Turkey is going to be OK after ingesting hallucinogenic neurotoxin
- Only a few places in the world host native rhododendrons that produce grayanotoxin, a powerful neurotoxin. The honey created by bees who consume the plant's nectar is known as "mad honey" and can cause intoxication. One of those locales is Turkey's Kaçkar Mountains, where a brown...
'Food Conditioned' Bear
Rips Into Family's Tent
Jun 14, 2022 6:25 PM CDT
'Food Conditioned' Bear Rips Into Family's Tent
Great Smoky Mountains National Park says bear that injured 2 campers was euthanized
- A bear that had apparently become far too accustomed to eating human food had to be euthanized after it burst into a tent full of campers early Sunday morning, officials at Great Smoky Mountains National Park say. A woman and her three-year-old daughter were scratched on the head and suffered...
Sloth Bear Kills Couple
Jun 9, 2022 9:25 AM CDT
Sloth Bear Kills Couple
Witnesses said bear was seen eating remains of couple in India
- Sloth bears aren't aggressive unless they feel threatened and they live mainly on insects and fruit, which makes the death of a couple in central India all the more puzzling, authorities say. Officials in Madhya Pradesh say the man and woman were killed and eaten by a sloth bear...
Star Is a Bear Poacher
May 13, 2022 12:46 PM CDT
Star Is a Bear Poacher
Blaine Anthony accused of illegally killing bears in Alaska park
- The "Bear Whisperer" is a bear poacher, according to federal investigators. Harvey Neil Anthony, star and producer of a hunting show called the
, is accused of illegally hunting bears in a national park in Alaska, the
Anchorage Daily News
reports. The 55-year-old, who goes by the name...
In Iran, 'Heartbreaking' Death
for Endangered Resident
Apr 27, 2022 11:50 AM CDT
In Iran, 'Heartbreaking' Death for Endangered Resident
Arrests have been made after authorities say villagers in Iran tortured, killed brown bear
- Authorities in Iran have made arrests after the "horrible" killing Sunday of an endangered brown bear by villagers in Ardabil province, per the BBC. State news agencies reported that villagers chased the bear, beat it, and trapped it with a tractor, fracturing the animal's leg and pelvis and...
Officials: Missing Hiker
Was Mauled by Grizzly
Mar 26, 2022 7:45 AM CDT
Officials: Missing Hiker Was Mauled by Grizzly
Montana's Craig Clouatre was found Friday after 'extensive search' in Paradise Valley
- A dad of four from Livingston, Mont., never met back up with a friend after they got separated during a hike in Paradise Valley Wednesday, and now, a sad development. Local authorities say it appears 40-year-old Craig Clouatre was fatally mauled by a grizzly bear in the Six Mile Creek...
Hank the Tank
Feb 22, 2022 6:14 AM CST
Hank the Tank Strikes Again
Supporters hope to remove black bear from Lake Tahoe area, where he's wreaking havoc
Hank the Tank is at it again. The 500-pound black bear who's been busting into homes around Lake Tahoe made his way into yet another home Friday, according to South Lake Tahoe police. "He broke into a secured home, through the small window in the photo, and...
Bear Wanders Into 7-Eleven,
Gets Nose Sanitized
Nov 17, 2021 5:46 PM CST
Bear Wanders Into 7-Eleven, Gets Nose Sanitized
It opened door of California store
- "He just wanted a Slurpee," a TikTok user quipped after a 7-Eleven employee in California shared a video of a bear wandering into the store. In the video, the employee at the store in Olympic Valley, around 7 miles away from Lake Tahoe, can be heard screaming at...
She Heard a
Noise in the Kitchen.
Then, a 'Big Paw
Right on My Face'
Nov 6, 2021 7:30 AM CDT
She Heard a Noise in the Kitchen. Then, a 'Big Paw Right on My Face'
Laurel-Rose von Hoffmann-Curzi, who has cancer, fought off bear in her Lake Tahoe vacation cabin
- For Laurel-Rose von Hoffmann-Curzi, her Lake Tahoe vacation home has been a refuge during the pandemic, especially since she has stage 4 non-Hodgkin lymphoma and is particularly vulnerable to COVID. But the 66-year-old retired doctor says she won't be going back to the cabin anytime soon after a black...
'Goat Kills Grizzly'
Isn't the Headline
Sep 21, 2021 10:25 AM CDT
'Goat Kills Grizzly' Isn't the Headline We Expected
But it's the headline we're getting out of Canada, thanks to one goat's apparently deadly horns
- If we were betting folks and had to wager on a fight between a mountain goat and a grizzly bear, it seems obvious where the safe money would land. But in what the
calls a "rare turn of events," the GOAT title in this case out of...
Amazon Delivery Thwarted
by Entitled Bear
Aug 25, 2021 12:15 PM CDT
Amazon Delivery Thwarted by Entitled Bear
We doubt the black bear could use the TP it swiped off a Conn. resident's porch, but A for effort
- Last month, the Hearst Connecticut Media editorial board asked a pointed question: "Can we talk about all these bears in CT?" But while the board expressed concern about the 5,500-plus bear sightings in the state this year—more than double the number from 10 years ago—it didn'...
Guy's Suit: I Went to Dump Dog
Poop, Encountered a Bear
Aug 17, 2021 8:51 AM CDT
Guy's Suit: I Went to Dump Dog Poop, Encountered a Bear
Calif. tourist on Nevada side of Lake Tahoe says he hurt himself trying to flee from bear in dumpster
- He took his dog for a walk, ran into a bear in a dumpster, and hurt himself trying to get away. That's the upshot of a confrontation two years ago in Lake Tahoe between a California tourist and said bear, and now the subject of a lawsuit in Nevada'...
He Said He Shot a Bear.
It Turned Out to Be a Man
Aug 11, 2021 4:26 PM CDT
He Said He Shot a Bear. It Turned Out to Be a Man
Russian tycoon Igor Redkin now under house arrest
- One of Russia's richest lawmakers is under house arrest after killing a man and claiming he thought he was shooting at a bear. Igor Redkin, a fishing and aviation tycoon who sits in the Kamchatka regional assembly in Russia's Far East, resigned from Vladimir Putin's United Russia...
Ranger Shares Heartbreaking
Image of Grieving Mama Bear
Jul 21, 2021 12:28 PM CDT
Ranger Shares Heartbreaking Image of Grieving Mama Bear
Hours after crash, it was still calling to dead cub
- A ranger at Yosemite National Park has shared a heartbreaking story of a bear encounter—and a plea for motorists to slow down. In a Facebook post, the ranger says they received an all too common report of "Bear hit by vehicle, dead on the side of the road,...
After Fatal Mauling, Officials
Find and Shoot Grizzly
Jul 9, 2021 12:04 PM CDT
After Fatal Mauling, Officials Find and Shoot Grizzly
They await DNA tests, but Montana officials say it's likely same bear that killed Leah Davis Lokan
- Wildlife officials in Montana say the bear that attacked and killed a camper from California earlier this week is likely no more. A male grizzly, which authorities believe dragged 65-year-old nurse Leah Davis Lokan from her tent early Tuesday while she was sleeping, was shot by federal wildlife employees just...
Town 'Shaken Up' After
Grizzly Bear Kills Camper
Jul 6, 2021 6:42 PM CDT
Town 'Shaken Up' After Grizzly Bear Kills Camper
Authorities in western Montana are searching for animal's 'daybed'
- A grizzly bear attacked and killed a bicyclist who was camping in a small western Montana town early Tuesday, triggering an intensive search for the bruin by wildlife officials and law enforcement officers who planned to kill the animal, authorities say. The pre-dawn attack happened in Ovando, a town of...
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