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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

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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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Windsor Man Charged With Killing Black Bear

An 82-year-old Windsor man is charged with killing a bear in his back yard.

01/04/2012

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Injured Bear In Bristol Tree

Bristol police say wildlife experts from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection were called to the Memorial Boulevard area of Bristol, after a bear which was hit by a car climbed a tree.

09/10/2011

Bear Captured At Apartment Complex

Connecticut environmental officials say they’re planning to release a bear back into the wild after catching it at a Naugatuck apartment complex.

06/20/2011

Bear Kills Dog At Avon Home

A cocker spaniel tied up at a home on Stonefield Road in Avon was killed in an encounter with a large bear late Friday morning.  Avon Police and Department of Environmental Protection Conservation Police called […]

06/03/2011

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