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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

(Courtesy DEEP)

Burlington Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Bear

A Burlington man faces charges after the body of a black bear was found near his home.

05/15/2012

Bear’s Body Found In Burlington

Officials with the State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection are investigating the discovery of a bear found in the yard of a residence in Burlington this morning.

05/15/2012

File Photo(Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

Man Who Killed Bear Seeks Special Probation

A Windsor man has applied for a special court program that would spare him prison time for shooting to death a black bear last month.

02/09/2012

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