#Black Bear

Bangor Daily News

UMaine football wins its first game of the season

ORONO — The University of Maine parlayed a late defensive stand, two clutch third-down runs and a pair of blocked extra points that were turned into rare two-point returns into a hard-fought 31-26 win over Merrimack College Saturday afternoon. The win marked UMaine’s first of the season, improving to 1-2...
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Black Bear Found Dead Near Glenwood Springs

A female black bear was struck by two vehicles and subsequently killed on a stretch of eastbound I-70 between what would seem to be Rifle and Glenwood Springs. The incident occurred Thursday, September 16th in the early hours of the morning, reportedly around 5:40 a.m., when a vehicle collided with a female black bear. The driver initially didn't report the incident as she thought that she had hit a large rock or a boulder, rather than an animal.
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Aspen Daily News

Bear struck and killed on I-70 in Glenwood Springs Thursday morning

A female adult black bear was found dead along Interstate 70 in Glenwood Springs early Thursday morning after being struck by at least two vehicles. Officers with the Glenwood Springs Police Department were dispatched to the scene at mile-marker 115.5, along I-70’s eastbound lanes, shortly before 5:40 a.m. Thursday. “It...

CPW asks Coloradans to be ‘Bear Aware’ as bears enter hyperphagia

COLORADO (KRDO) -- Colorado Parks and Wildlife are reminding residents to protect bears and themselves by being Bear Aware. According to CPW, black bears in Colorado are entering hyperphagia. During this process, bears will eat and drink nearly nonstop, roughly consuming more than 20,000 calories to fatten up for winter.

Betty Ann Marino, 87, Westborough

Westborough – On Monday, August 30, 2021, Betty Ann I. Marino, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away at the age of 87. Betty Ann was born on July 27, 1934 in Marlboro, MA to Raymond Sr. and Louise Belmore. She was one of three children. Betty Ann...
Daily News Of Newburyport

Black bear spotted in Salisbury neighborhood

SALISBURY — A black bear has been seen in the Rabbit Road area and one local resident hopes that people will simply leave it alone. Tricia McNeil of Rabbit Road said she was surprised by the unexpected pedestrian she saw while driving home with her boyfriend, Dan, early Monday night.
Field & Stream

Black Bear with a Broken Jaw Traps Colorado Family Inside House for 45 Minutes

A family in Steamboat Springs, Colorado spent a nerve-racking 45 minutes trapped in an upstairs room of their home when a large black bear entered the family’s residence looking for food. While the family remained locked in an upstairs bedroom, Colorado Parks & Wildlife (CPW) officers attempted to haze the bear from the home but were unsuccessful. The bear acted aggressively toward the responding officers, who “put [the bear] down for reasons of health and human safety,” according to a press release.

Wester Nets First Collegiate Goal in Setback at Maine

ORONO, Maine – Julie Wester scored her first collegiate goal late in the first quarter Friday afternoon at the UMaine Field Hockey Complex, but Maine topped Merrimack by a 5-1 final. Wester's goal came off an Anne-Sophie Hogenboom insert on a penalty corner that made it a 2-1 score at...

Bear that lost fear of humans euthanized in Steamboat Springs

A bear that lost its fear of humans and entered multiple homes in search of food was euthanized on Thursday, according to Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Wildlife officers learned a medium-sized black bear entered a home on the east side of Steamboat Springs through an unlocked sliding glass door and ransacked the homeowner's refrigerator around noon on Tuesday.