Willimantic police went looking for bear Monday evening after receiving reports of a black bear roaming the High Street area.
State officials shot a bear that was getting too close to a runway at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks last night.
A bear killed a dog behind a house in Bloomfield yesterday. A female bear with cubs had been seen in the neighborhood recently.
A traffic accident in Barkhamsted has left two motorists injured and a black bear dead.
The latest reports of bear-sightings in the state come from Wethersfield.
A West Hartford woman was injured in an encounter with a bear outside her home on Avondale Road about 7:30 Wednesday.
Usually WTIC News has to leave our studio here at 10 Executive Drive in Farmington to cover news stories. But this morning the story came to us, as a bear wandered across our front lawn. Later a bear was spotted on the grounds of the Avon Middle School.
One of two bear cubs spotted in Farmington in recent days was put down after being shot by a resident of Bonnie Lane.
State wildlife officials Wednesday shot and killed a bear in Hartford’s Keney Park.
State wildlife officers have trapped and killed a black bear which had been spotted in Madison several times in recent weeks.