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Five Separate Bear Sightings In Wethersfield In 24 Hours

The latest reports of bear-sightings in the state come from Wethersfield.

06/13/2013

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West Hartford Woman Injured In Encounter With Bear

A West Hartford woman was injured in an encounter with a bear outside her home on Avondale Road about 7:30 Wednesday.

05/29/2013

Courtesy Terry Schnurr, General Sales Manager of Lynch Toyota,  Manchester

A Bear Walks Past The Radio Station . . .

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.

05/23/2013

Bears in Farmington (Tristano Korlolu/WTIC Photo)

Farmington Man Shoots Bear Cub

One of two bear cubs spotted in Farmington in recent days was put down after being shot by a resident of Bonnie Lane.

05/02/2013

150-Pound Bear Killed In Hartford Park

State wildlife officials Wednesday shot and killed a bear in Hartford’s Keney Park.

09/12/2012

A year-and-a-half old female black bear ran towards a man, at a house in Madison. Still from a video courtesy of the state DEEP.

Madison Bear Trapped

State wildlife officers have trapped and killed a black bear which had been spotted in Madison several times in recent weeks.

09/03/2012

A year-and-a-half old female black bear ran towards a man, at a house in Madison. Still from a video courtesy of the state DEEP.

Bear Charges At Man In Madison

The man had been leaning out a window making a video of the year-and-a-half old female in his backyard.

08/29/2012

A Metropolitan District Commission reservoir in West Hartford.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Dog-Walker Shoots At Bear Near MDC Reservoir

Authorities say a man fired eight shots at a bear that attacked his dog as he was walking near the MDC reservoir in West Hartford.

07/16/2012

Bear Removed From Downtown New Britain Tree Will Be Relocated

A bear that was found up a tree in downtown New Britain has been tranquilized and will be relocated.

06/18/2012

Cape Cod Bear Captured

Authorities say they’ve captured a black bear that’s been wandering around Cape Cod.
Police say they found the bear roaming around a resident’s property in Wellfleet at about 5 p.m. Monday.

06/12/2012

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